Laura Carmichael

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Laura Carmichael
BornLaura Elizabeth Carmichael[1]
1986 (age 27–28)
Southampton, Hampshire, UK
OccupationActress
Years active2010-present
 
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Laura Carmichael
BornLaura Elizabeth Carmichael[1]
1986 (age 27–28)
Southampton, Hampshire, UK
OccupationActress
Years active2010-present

Laura Elizabeth Carmichael (born 1986) is a British actress.

Early life[edit]

Carmichael is the daughter of Sarah, a radiographer, and Andy Carmichael, a software consultant.[2] One of her paternal great-grandfathers was aviator Norman Blackburn.[2] Carmichael was educated at Shirley Junior School, The Mountbatten School, Peter Symonds College.

Career[edit]

Since graduating from Bristol Old Vic Theatre School in 2007, Carmichael's TV appearances include appearing on Downton Abbey as Lady Edith Crawley.[3] She is also a member of The Fitzrovia Radio Hour. Carmichael made her West End debut in Uncle Vanya opposite Anna Friel and Samuel West in October 2012.[4]

In 2011, she shared a scene with Benedict Cumberbatch's Peter Guillam as Sal in Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy.

Filmography[edit]

YearFilmRoleNotes
2010Downton AbbeyLady Edith CrawleyTV series (24 episodes: 2010-present)
2011Tinker Tailor Soldier SpySal
2014Madame BovaryHenriettaFilming

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