Florence Pugh
Birthday: 1996-01-03
Pugh was born and raised in Oxfordshire. She lived in Andalusia, Spain for part of her childhood. Her early education was briefly at Wychwood School (2007–2009), then at St. Edward's School, Oxford. Pugh's debut performance was in the mystery drama The Falling (2014). For her role as a precocious teenager in the film, she was nominated for Best British Newcomer at the 2014 BFI London Film Festival. She was also nominated for Best Young British/Irish performer at The London Film Critics' Circle Awards. In 2015, she got her first lead role in the TV pilot for Studio City, with Eric Mccormack. Next, she played the lead in William Oldroyd's feature film Lady Macbeth (2016). She starred in the ITV drama Marcella and in The Commuter with Liam Neeson. In October 2016, she was announced as a "Star of Tomorrow" by Screen International. In December 2016, she was selected by an international jury for the 2016 BAFTA Breakthrough Brit Award. Also in December 2016, she won The Evening Standard Breakthrough of The Year Award for Lady Macbeth. In February 2017, she won The Dublin Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actress at The Dublin International Film Festival.
Career History
Being Produced
Thunderbolts as Yelena Belova
A Good Person as Allison
Dune: Part Two as Princess Irulan Corrino
Oppenheimer as Jean Tatlock
Black Widow as Yelena Belova
Fighting with My Family as Saraya 'Paige' Knight
Midsommar as Dani
Little Women as Amy March
Malevolent as Angela Sayers
Outlaw King as Elizabeth Burgh
King Lear as Cordelia
Leading Lady Parts as Actress #4
The Commuter as Gwen
Lady Macbeth as Katherine Lester
The Falling as Abbie Mortimer