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Purnell in 2018
Ella Summer Purnell
17 September 1996
17 September 1996
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Ella Purnell Known For
Ella Summer Purnell (born 17 September 1996) is an English actress best known for the films Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children (2016) and Churchill (2017). She starred in the lead role of the American television series Sweetbitter, based on the novel of the same name.
Ella Purnell Life and career
Purnell was born and raised in London. She attended Forest School, the City of London School for Girls and Young Actors Theatre Islington. She also attended weekly classes at Sylvia Young Theatre School, studying acting, singing and dance, and was represented by their in-house talent agency Sylvia Young Agency. She is currently represented by The Rights House. In August 2018 she moved to Brooklyn, New York.
Ella Purnell Film
In 2008 she beat hundreds of other girls for a role in Oliver! at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane in London. She was one of only a few girls chosen to appear in the children’s ensemble and remained in the show for a year.
Towards the end of her time in Oliver!, she won the role of Young Ruth in Mark Romanek’s Never Let Me Go – a feature film based on the book by Kazuo Ishiguro. It was released in 2010 to positive reviews.
After filming this, Ella was cast as Kayleigh in Gustavo Ron’s Ways to Live Forever, adapted from the book by Sally Nicholls. She was also cast as Mia in Juan Carlos Fresnadillos Intruders, in which she plays the daughter of Clive Owen and is the central character. She was named by Screen International as one of 10 UK Stars of Tomorrow. Purnell also appeared in the BBC HD Film Short Candy in June 2011.
She appeared in the feature film Kick-Ass 2 (2013), as the character ‘Dolce’. She also appeared as a main character in the independent film, WildLike, and as a teenage version of the character Maleficent in Disney’s 2014 film Maleficent.
Purnell starred in Tim Burton’s adaptation of Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, based on the novel of the same name, by Ransom Riggs. It was released in 2016. In 2015 she filmed Access All Areas, in which she stars as Mia alongside actress Georgie Henley.The film was released in 2017.
In 2017, Purnell appeared in the historical drama film Churchill, playing Winston Churchill’s secretary Helen Garrett.
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In 2018, Purnell appeared in the BBC mini-series Ordeal By Innocence, based on the Agatha Christie book of the same name. Purnell played Hester Argyll, the youngest adopted child of the mysterious Argyll family.
Purnell starred in the lead role of the Starz show Sweetbitter, based on Stephanie Danler’s internationally best-selling novel of the same name. Purnell plays Tess, a naive 22-year-old who moves to New York City to pursue a new life, and gets caught up in the world of fine dining. After its first season aired in early 2018, Sweetbitter was renewed for a second season. It was announced in December 2019 that Starz had cancelled the series. In 2020, she features in Julian Fellowes’ Belgravia on ITV in the UK and Epix in the US.
Ella Purnell Film
|2010||Never Let Me Go||Young Ruth|
|Ways to Live Forever||Kayleigh|
|2011||Candy||Candy||BBC HD short|
|2016||The Journey is the Destination||Amy|
|The Legend of Tarzan||Young Jane Porter (uncredited body double)|
|Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children||Emma Bloom|
|Access All Areas||Mia|
|2020||Army of the Dead||Kate Ward||Post-production|
Ella Purnell Television
|2018||Ordeal by Innocence||Hester Argyll||TV mini-series|
|2020||Belgravia||Lady Maria Grey||Lead role|
Ella Purnell Theatre
|2017||Natives by Glenn Waldron||A||Southwark Playhouse||Directed by Rob Drummer|
Ella Purnell Awards and nominations
|2015||Los Angeles Independent Film Festival||Best Actress||WildLike||Won|
|Hill Country Film Festival||Best Actress||Nominated|
|Gasparilla International Film Festival||Best Female Performance||Won|
|Naperville Independent Film Festival||Best Actress||Nominated|
|Twister Alley International Film Festival||Best Actress – Feature Film||Won|
|Myrtle Beach International Film Festival||Best Actress||Won|
|Richmond International Film Festival||Best Actress||Won|
Ella Purnell biography Net worth, Details Reference
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- Ella Purnell on Twitter