Emily Mortimer Biography

Birthday: 1971-12-01
Place of Birth: London, England UK
Height: 5' 8" (1.73 m)
Wiki Biography: English actress Emily Mortimer is the daughter of writer and barrister Sir John Mortimer and his second wife, Penelope. She was educated at St Paul's Girls' School in West London, and it was whilst there she began acting. Mortimer moved on from school to Lincoln College, Oxford University, where she studied English Literature and Russian, and spent two terms at the Moscow Arts Theater Drama School, studying acting. While appearing in an Oxford University student production, Mortimer was spotted by a TV producer who cast her in an adaptation of Catherine Cookson' s "The Glass Virgin" (1995). She made her feature film debut in 1996 alongside Val Kilmer in The Ghost and the Darkness (1996). Roles in various projects have followed, including Elizabeth (1998), Love's Labour's Lost (2000), Match Point (2005), Lars and the Real Girl (2007), Shutter Island (2010) and Hugo (2011/II). During the making of Love's Labour's Lost (2000), Mortimer met her husband Alessandro Nivola. The couple have two children, Samuel and May.

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TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
The Saint 1968 - 1969 Action
No Bananas 1996 Drama
Noah's Ark Esther 1999 Adventure
The Newsroom (2012) MacKenzie McHale 2012 Drama
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Number 13 1922
The Ghost and the Darkness Helena Patterson 1996 Adventure, Drama, History
The Saint 1997 Action, Romance, Sci Fi
The Last of the High Kings 1998 Comedy, Drama
Elizabeth Kat Ashley 1998 Drama, History
The Kid Amy 2000 Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Lovely & Amazing Elizabeth Marks 2001
Formula 51 Dakota Parker 2002 Action, Comedy, Crime
Bright Young Things Nina Blount 2003
A Foreign Affair Angela Beck 2003 Comedy, Drama, Romance
The Sleeping Dictionary 2003 Drama, Romance
Young Adam Cathie Dimly 2003 Drama, Crime, Thriller
Dear Frankie Lizzie 2004 0, 0
Howl's Moving Castle Sophie (English Version) 2004
Match Point Chloe Hewett Wilton 2006 Crime, Drama, Romance
The Pink Panther Nicole Durant 2006 Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Lars and the Real Girl Karin 2007 Comedy, Drama
Chaos Theory 2008 0, Biography
Redbelt Laura Black 2008 0
Transsiberian Jessie 2008 Game Show
The Pink Panther 2 Nicole 2009 0, Game Show, Comedy
City Island Molly Charlesworth 2009 0
Harry Brown D.I. Frampton 2009 0, Game Show, Comedy
Shutter Island Rachel 1 2010 0
Leonie Leonie 2010
Our Idiot Brother Liz 2011 0
Ladygrey Olive 2015 Drama