Carey Mulligan – Height, Weight, Age, Movies & Family – Biography

Carey Mulligan

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Carey Mulligan is a British actress who was born on May 28, 1985, in Westminster London. Her father, Stephen Mulligan is a university manager and her mother is from Llandeilo, Wales, and Carey also has Irish and English ancestry.

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According to Carey, her passion for acting was first kindled at her old school Woldingham School, where she took part in a school production of “Sweet Charity” in her final year, and where she was also a student head of drama. At age 17, she applied to three London drama schools instead of the universities she was expected to apply to but was not invited to attend them.

Childhood Accomplishments

  • Carey first appeared in Pride & Prejudice where she played the character of Kitty Bennet alongside Keira Knightley, Judi Dench, and Donald Sutherland. Carey also played orphan Ada Clare in the BBC television series Bleak House (2005), which was also her television debut.

Carey Mulligan Body Measurements

Height5 ft 7 in or 170 cm
Weight54 kg or 119 lbs
Breast Size34 in / 86 cm
Bra Size32 B
Cup SizeB
Body Measurements34-25-35 in or 86-63.5-89 cm
Chest Size34 in / 86 cm
Waist Size25 in / 63 cm
Hips Size35 in / 89 cm
Shoe Size7.5 (US) or 38 (EU)
Dress Size2 (US) or 6 (UK) or 34 (EU)
Eyes ColorLight Brown
Hair ColorDark Brown
Natural Breasts or ImplantsNatural

Awards and Achievements

  • Carey Mulligan bagged 42 wins and 113 nominations throughout her career till today.
  • Her first major role in Lone Scherfig’s coming-of-age drama film An Education (2009), which earned her the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role
  • She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama.
  • The following year, Mulligan won the BIFA Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a British Independent Film for playing in the dystopian romantic Never Let Me Go, based on the 2005 novel of the same name by Kazuo Ishiguro. In 2011,
  • She earned further acclaim for her supporting performances in Nicolas Winding Refn’s action-drama Drive and Steve McQueen’s erotic drama Shame, the former of which earned her a nomination for the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role
  • Mulligan’s performance as Daisy Buchanan in the 2013 film adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby earned her nomination for the AACTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role.
  • In 2015, Mulligan was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play for her performance in the Broadway revival of David Hare’s Skylight.

Best known for

  • Carey is known for her great contribution to the film industry and groundbreaking performances in The Great Gatsby, Inside Llewyn Davis, Never Let Me Go, and Drive and Steve McQueen’s. She was also known for her role in the play Skylight with Bill Nighy and Matthew Beard, directed by Stephen Daldry, at Wyndham’s Theatre in London’s West End
  • Apart from her acting career, Carey was a philanthropist and took part in the Safe Project for a 2010 series to raise awareness of sex trafficking. She donated the Vionnet gown she wore at the 2010 BAFTAs to the Curiosity Shop, which sells its donations to raise money for charity.
  • Mulligan became the ambassador of the Alzheimer’s Society in 2012, intending to raise awareness and fund the research for Alzheimer’s and dementia.
  • On Carey’s wrist, she has got an inked Suffragette tattoo. Suffragettes were members of women’s organizations from the 19th and 20th centuries. They ride shotgun for the drawing out of “franchise”, that is right to vote in public elections for women. It specifically refers to militants in the United Kingdom such as members of the Women’s Social and Political Union (WSPU).

Carey Mulligan Pre-Relationships

  • The list of Carey Mulligan’s boyfriends and exes includes Eddie Redmayne, Tom Sturridge, and Shia LaBeouf. Edward John David Redmayne is an English actor and model.
  • Carey Mulligan and Far from the Madding Crowd costar Tom Sturridge are rumored to have hooked up in October 2010.
  • After co-starring in Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps, Carey Mulligan and Shia LaBeouf dated from August 2009 to October 2010.
  • Carey Mulligan Family and Personal Life
  • Mulligan is married to Marcus Mumford who is the lead singer of Mumford & Sons. They were childhood friends who lost touch and reconnected as adults. A few weeks after completing production on the film Inside Llewyn Davis, in which they were both involved, they married on 21 April 2012. They have two children.

Carey Mulligan Personal Info

Full NameCarey Hannah Mulligan
NicknameCarey Mulligan
OccupationActress, Voiceover Artist, Theatre Artist, Producer
ReligionCatholic
Date of Birth28 May 1985 (age 36 years)
BirthplaceWestminster, London, England, United Kingdom
Zodiac SignGemini
Father NameStephen Mulligan
Mother NameNano (née Booth)
Siblings NameOwain (Older Brother)
SpouseMarcus Mumford (m. 2012)
ChildrenEvelyn Mumford, Wilfred Mumford

Worth to Know about Carey Mulligan

  • Carey Mulligan’s parents met working in hotels, and she grew up in different hotels.
  • She got her first film role in Pride & Prejudice from writing a letter.
  • Carey made her breakthrough U.S. stage performance on Broadway.
  • She is an ambassador for War child, UK
  • Her latest Academy-Award nominated film, Promising Young Women is making history.
  • Her grandmother lived with Alzheimer’s disease for the final 17 years of her life, during which she no longer recognized Mulligan.

Carey Mulligan Most Favorite Things

Favorite IdolsMacaulay Culkin, Daniel Day-Lewis
Favorite MovieIndiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)
Favorite TV ShowDesperite Housewifes
Favorite ColorBlue
Favorite FoodPizza
HobbiesYoga

What is Carey Mulligan’s net worth?

  • Carey Mulligan is a British actress who has a net worth of $16 million. Her major source of earning is Film and Television.

More about Carey Mulligan

  • Does Carey mulligan have smoked “in real life”? Probably, this truth about her personal life remains unconfirmed.
  • Carey Mulligan house: Carey Mulligan and her husband Marcus Mumford was reported to have purchased a £2million 16th-century farmhouse in Devon back in 2013.
  • Cars of Carey mulligan: cars of Carey mulligan are not recorded but she has been spotted in a few cars.
  • Carey Mulligan style: Carey mulligan is one of the classiest ladies in Hollywood and nothing proves that more than her effortless style. She prefers brands like Chanel, Erdem, and Prada. These brands have always been her go-to for any big event.
  • Cosmetic surgeries are done by Carey Mulligan: Carey Mulligan has been captured for getting botox injections for many of the years. Alongside the botox injection, she has also been captured for getting lip fillers and a rhinoplasty (nose job) surgery. But Carey never confirmed any such rumors.

Carey Mulligan Movies List

  • 2005 – Pride & Prejudice
  • 2007 – And When Did You Last See Your Father?
  • 2009 – The Greatest, Brothers, Public Enemies, An Education
  • 2010 – Never Let Me Go, Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps
  • 2011 – Drive, Shame
  • 2013 – The Great Gatsby, Inside Llewyn Davis
  • 2015 – Far from the Madding Crowd, Suffragette
  • 2017 – Mudbound
  • 2018 – Wildlife
  • 2020 – Promising Young Woman, A Christmas Carol
  • 2021 – The Dig
  • 2022 – Spaceman, She Said

Carey Mulligan TV Shows

  • 2005 – Bleak House
  • 2006 – The Amazing Mrs. Pritchard, Agatha Christie’s Marple, Trial & Retribution
  • 2007 – Waking the Dead, Northanger Abbey, My Boy Jack, Doctor Who
  • 2014 – The Spoils of Babylon
  • 2015 – The Walker
  • 2018 – Collateral
  • 2019 – My Grandparents’ War
  • 2021 – Saturday Night Live

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