Hayley Elizabeth Atwell (London, April 5, 1982) is a British actress, known for her work in theater productions such as Panorama from the Bridge, in films such as Cassandra’s Dream, The Duchess.
She is mostly known for playing Peggy Carter in the Marvel Cinematic Universe films Captain America: The First Avenger (2011), Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014), Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), Ant-Man (2015). ), Avengers: Endgame (2019) and in the television series Agent Carter.
Early Life of Hayley Atwell:
Atwell was born in London, the only daughter of Allison (born Cain), a motivational speaker, and Grant, a massage therapist and shaman. Atwell’s mother is English and her father, an American from Kansas City, Missouri, is of descent from Native Americans.
Atwell has dual citizenship from the United Kingdom and the United States. Her parents separated when she was two years old. After her secondary education at Sion-Manning Roman Catholic Girls’ School, at West London, Atwell took A levels at the London School of Speech3 before training at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama5 and graduated in 2005, instead of studying philosophy and theology at King’s College London.
Personal Information of Hayley Atwell:
Complete Name: Hayley Elizabeth Atwell
Date of Birth: April 5, 1982
Birthplace: London, England, UK
Nationality: British, United States
Zodiac Sign: Aries
Eye Color: Dark brown
Hair Color: Dark brown
Father: Grant Atwell (Photographer, Massage Therapist)
Mother: Allison Cain (Motivational Speaker)
Siblings: She is the only child of her parents.
Spouse Name: Unmarried
Children Name: None
Height in Feet: 5′ 7″
Height in Centimeters: 170 cm
Weight in Kilogram: 65 kg
Weight in Pounds: 143 pounds
Bra Size: 30F
Shoe Size: 8 (US)
Body Measurements: 37-27-36
Active from: 2005-present
Net Worth: $3 Million
Professional Life of Hayley Atwell:
A year before she began her studies at Guildhall School, her first screen role was in a television commercial for Pringles, the income from which Atwell used to pay her first freshman tuition.
Eight months later after graduating from Guildhall, Atwell won her first film role, in Woody Allen’s 2007 film Cassandra’s Dream, playing the stage actress Angela Stark. In 2008, she appeared in the film The Duchess as Bess Foster and the Miramax film Brideshead Revisited as Lady Julia Flyte.
After being cast, Miramax suggested that she lose weight for the role. Atwell, who has been described as “tall, with the kind of natural bum and bust that women undergo surgery to get,” considered the advice, later commenting in a 2015 interview, “I thought, ‘OK, I guess. I should. ‘”She later reconsidered after her co-star Emma Thompson advised her,” You’re not a model. You’re an actor. ”
Atwell later reflected, “In the end, they accepted me for who I was. If I’ve ever had an insecurity about myself in this industry, Emma always has an amazing ability to say something to put it all into perspective, so that you don ‘t hate yourself. “
In January 2009, Atwell made her West End debut in Lindsay Posner’s revival of A View from the Bridge at Duke of York’s Theater which earned her a Laurence Olivier nomination. Atwell appeared as “415” in AMC Television’s November 2009 miniseries The Prisoner, a remake of the 1967-68 series of the same name. In 2010, she starred as Freya Deverell in the hit Channel 4 adaptation. from William Boyd’s novel Any Human Heart.
Atwell played Agent Peggy Carter in the superhero movie Captain America: The First Avenger. MTV Networks’ NextMovie.com named her one of the “Breakout Stars to Watch for in 2011.” Atwell voiced Carter in the 2011 video game Captain America: Super Soldier.
She reprised the role in 2013 with the short film Agent Carter, the 2014 movie Captain America: The Winter Soldier, and in the 2015 movie, Avengers. : Age of Ultron and Ant-Man. As Carter, she appeared in two episodes of ABC Agents of SHIELD, and as the title role in Marvel’s Agent Carter, which aired between 2015 and 2016. Agent Carter was canceled by ABC on May 12, 2016. She also provided the voice of Carter in Lego Marvel’s Avengers18 and Avengers: Secret Wars.
In February 2016, Atwell was cast to star in the ABC pilot, Conviction. On November 8, 2016, ABC announced that Conviction would not receive any more episodes, effectively canceling the series, and later officially canceled on November 11. May 2017.
Movies List of Hayley Atwell:
How About You
Captain America: The First Avenger
Jimi: All Is by My Side
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Testament of Youth
Avengers: Age of Ultron
Blinded by the Light
Mission: Impossible 7 Projects that have not yet been released
Television Shows of Hayley Atwell:
Whatever Love Means
Fear of Fanny
The Ruby in the Smoke
The Line of Beauty
The Shadow in the North
The Pillars of the Earth
Any Human Heart
Life of Crime
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Lip Sync Battle
Return of the Spider Monkeys
The Long Song
3Below: Tales of Arcadia
What If…? Projects that have not yet been released