Adoring Carey Mulligan

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You will find below all kinds of trivia, from interesting information on Carey Mulligan and her childhood, to completely random facts you probably didn’t know already. All information is collected from interviews.

  • Voted Best Guest Actress by Doctor Who Magazine readers for Doctor Who: Blink (2007).
  • Won “Best Female Performance in a 2007 Science Fiction Television Episode” for the Doctor Who (2005) episode Doctor Who: Blink (2007), at The Constellation Awards (2008).
  • Has mentioned that she’d like to do a play every year.
  • Lived in London from birth until the age of three before moving with her family to Germany, where she attended the International School of Dusseldorf.
  • Is close friends with Keira Knightley, having met on the set of Pride and Prejudice (2005).
  • Married Marcus Mumford in a rustic farmhouse in Somerset before 200 guests, including actors Colin Firth, Jake Gyllenhaal and Sienna Miller. She wore a plain, backless ivory gown, had 8 bridesmaids and Mumford’s father, a vicar, officiated the ceremony.
  • Did not learn to drive until she was age 23, and only learned to do so for the film Never Let Me Go (2010).
  • Was childhood penpals with future husband Marcus Mumford, but the two lost touch before reconnecting as adults and later marrying.
  • Worked as a pub barmaid and studio runner between acting jobs.
  • Was inspired to become an actor at sixteen after seeing a performance of Henry V starring Kenneth Branagh.
  • Her acting idols are Marion Cotillard, Cate Blanchett and Kate Winslet.