Hannah Murray is one British lady who never taught she will become a movie star one day as she was more involved with her academic work being born to university professors. She once described herself as being shy and less inclined to talk to people she didn’t know, yet on our television screens, she exudes such a powerful character most people would love to identify with.
Hannah Murray Bio (Age)
Tegan Lauren-Hannah Murray was born on the 1st of July 1989 in Bristol to a Martin Murray (father) who was a professor at Bristol University and her mother, Rosemary Silvester was a research technician in the same institution. Hannah bagged her English degree from Queens’ College, Cambridge.
In her teenage, she was attending drama classes when she heard of an audition for young actors in Bristol which she picked interest in and decided to attend it and gain some experience. Luckily for her, she got more than she had planned to achieve as she was selected to be on the cast of E4’s teen drama series Skins as the character Cassie Ainsworth, a gentle yet creative teenager with an eating disorder in addition to having self-destructive tendencies. She was on the first two series of the show from 2007 to 2008 and only left to allow a new generation of characters (teenagers) continue the series as she was no longer a teenager at the time.
She gained critical acclaim by May 2008 when she made a stage debut in That Face which was entirely different from what she had been known to be doing. The years that followed afterward saw her feature profitably in a couple of films which continued to grow her popularity and fame.
Hannah Murray entered The Game of Thrones in 2011 as Gill in its second and third season and she became a regular cast in its fourth season. Following the success of this series, it can be said to be one of her biggest projects yet.
In summary, her career has seen her work on movies and series like Above Suspicion: the Red Dahlia, Detroit, Martine, Posh, Womb, The Chosen, and God Help the Girl.
Her Height and Feet
Hannah is a pretty British woman who stands at 5 feet 5 inches. Her feet size has not been officially verified, however, we know that her body statistics is 32-23-33 inches being bra, waist and hip measurements respectively. All these weigh about 50kg which cannot be said to be on the high side for the actress.
Facts About the Game of Thrones Actress
- Nominations and Awards
The actress has been nominated for various categories of awards a total of 11 times while she has won 5 of them. Notably, she won the Bafta Awards Audience Award (TV) in 2009 for her work in Skins. Between 2014 to 2015, she won the Sundance Film Festival in the category of World Cinema Dramatic Special Jury Award for the Delightful Ensemble Performance (2014) for God Help The Girl, Tribeca Film Festival as Best Actress in a Narrative Feature Film titled Bridgen. For this same film, she also won Ourense Independent Film Festival Best Actress and Palma de Mallorca Evolution IFF Best Actress all in 2015.
- Net worth
The Game of Thrones Actress is a wealthy British actress who is still maintaining an upward rise in her career. Her net worth was revealed to be above $1 million.
- Love affairs
She is not married yet, neither has she been married in the past. She spends a lot of time with fellow Game of Thrones star John Bradley and that fueled the rumor that they were probably dating. However, she has not confirmed this assertion from her fans.
- A polyglot
Hannah Murray is capable of speaking the English, Scottish, German, French languages all with ease.
- Other appearances
She is a woman with diverse capabilities and talent. She appeared in a music video by Belle and Sebastian and also in another music video for the song Your Cover’s Blown.
- First movie role
Her first movie role was to play the character of a prostitute in Bruges in 2008.
Hannah Murray has not been involved in any controversy pertaining to her sexual orientation. She is known to be straight.