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Bel Powley

Bel Powley

Bel Powley

Bel Powley is an English actress and model best known for her role as Penny Dreadful Jr. on the TV series Penny Dreadful. She recently took on the role of Evelyn in the film adaptation of Bel Powley's novel Good Omens (2018). Carrie Coon Carrie Coon is an American actress. Her film work includes The Leftovers (2014), Everybody Wants Some (2016).

Isobel Dorothy Powley (born 7 March 1992) is an English actress. The daughter of British actor Mark Powley, Powley was born and raised in London, where she was educated at Holland Park School. She began acting as a teenager on television, starring on the CBBC action television series M.I. High (2007 - 2008), the period miniseries Little Dorrit (2008), the crime series Murderland (2009), and the ITV sitcom Benidorm (2014). In 2015, she gained critical praise for her portrayal of Princess Margaret in A Royal Night Out, for which she was nominated for a British Independent Film Award for Most Promising Newcomer, and a sexually confused teenager in the coming-of-age film The Diary of a Teenage Girl, for which she won the Gotham Independent Film Award for Best Actress and the Trophee Chopard at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival. She has since starred in the films Mary Shelley (2017), White Boy Rick (2018), Ashes in the Snow (2018), and The King of Staten Island (2020) and on the Apple TV+ drama series The Morning Show (2019). (Source: en.wikipedia.org)

Rotten Tomatoes: Movies

Actress Bel Powley first found fame on children's spy adventure series "M.I. High" (CBBC, 2007-2011) before successfully transitioning to the film world with leading roles in coming-of-age drama "The Diary of a Teenage Girl" (2015) and historical comedy "A Royal Night Out" (2015). Born in Shepherd's Bush, London in 1992 to an actor father and casting director mother, Powley made her on-screen debut with a bit part in MI5 drama "The Whistleblowers" (ITV, 2007) and soon immersed herself further in the world of espionage when she landed the role of secret agent Daisy Miller in hit kids series "M.I. High" (CBBC, 2007-2011). During her two-year stint on the show, Powley also guested on long-running police drama "The Bill" (ITV, 1984-2010) and "Victoria Wood's Mid-Life Christmas" (BBC1, 2009), played a flower girl in Charles Dickens adaptation "Little Dorrit" (BBC1, 2008) and starred as Carrie Walsh, a teen haunted by the violent death of her mother, in crime miniseries "Murdered" (ITV, 2009). Powley dealt with similar subject matter in "Side By Side" (2013), the touching tale of two orphaned siblings attempting to keep their small family together, while in 2014, she joined the cast of bawdy comedy "Benidorm" (ITV1, 2007-) as demanding party girl Bianca Dyke. Powley then announced her arrival on the international stage with an accomplished performance as Minnie Goetze, a precocious 15-year-old who embarks on an affair with her mother's much older boyfriend, in coming-of-age drama "The Diary of a Teenage Girl" (2015). In the same year, Powley portrayed a young Princess Margaret in VE Day-based comedy-drama "A Royal Night Out" (2015) and appeared opposite Nicholas Hoult and Kristen Stewart in utopian sci-fi "Equals" (2015). (Source: www.rottentomatoes.com)

 

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