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Carey Mulligan      

Award-Winning Actress Known for "The Great Gatsby" & "Promising Young Woman"

Carey Mulligan is an English actress. She is the recipient of numerous awards and nominations, including a British Academy Film Award, a Critics' Choice Award and nominations for two Academy Awards, four Screen Actors Guild Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, and a Tony Award.

Mulligan made her professional acting debut on stage in the 2004 Kevin Elyot play "Forty Winks" at the Royal Court Theatre. Her film debut came with a supporting role in the romantic drama "Pride & Prejudice" (2005), followed by roles in television, including the drama series "Bleak House" (2005) and the television film "Northanger Abbey" (2007). Mulligan made her Broadway debut in the 2008 revival of the Anton Chekhov play "The Seagull," which earned her an Ian Charleson Commendation Award.

Mulligan's breakthrough role came as a 1960s schoolgirl in the coming-of-age drama film "An Education" (2009), for which she won the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, and garnered her first nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress. She went on to establish herself as one of the most acclaimed actresses of her generation, with roles in the dystopian romance "Never Let Me Go" (2010), action drama "Drive" (2011), which earned her a nomination for the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role, erotic drama "Shame" (2011), romantic drama "The Great Gatsby" (2013), and the black comedy-drama "Inside Llewyn Davis" (2013). In 2015, Mulligan was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play for her performance in the Broadway revival of David Hare's "Skylight." In 2018, she starred in the Netflix limited series "Collateral" and Paul Dano's acclaimed drama film "Wildlife.' For her portrayal of a vigilante in the thriller "Promising Young Woman" (2020), Mulligan received a second nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress.

Mulligan has been an ambassador for Alzheimer's Society since 2012, and an ambassador for War Child since 2014. She has been married to singer-songwriter Marcus Mumford since 2012; they have two children together.

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Carey Mulligan-Meryl Streep Drama ‘Suffragette’ To Open BFI London Film Festival

Sarah Gavron’s Suffragette, starring Meryl Streep (Into The Woods), Carey Mulligan (Far From The Madding Crowd) and Helena Bonham Carter (Cinderella), will open the 59th BFI London Film Festival. The film will receive its European premiere on Wednesday, October 7 at the Odeon Leicester Square, attended by the filmmakers and cast with a live cinecast from the red carpet and simultaneous screenings taking place at cinemas across the UK.

"SUFFRAGETTE" STAR CAREY MULLIGAN LEADS CAMPAIGN FOR EQUAL RIGHTS FOR WOMEN
Carey Mulligan and Marcus Mumford throw holiday charity dinner in ...

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