Daisy Ridley is an actress. She was born in Westminster, London, England. Her birth name is Daisy Jazz Isobel Ridley. It is popular for bringing Rey to life in the new Star Wars trilogy. Her parents are Chris Ridley (photographer) and Louise Fawkner-Corbett (publicist). Since childhood, she was interested in music and interpretation at the Tring Park School for Performing Arts.
Earlier life of Daisy Ridley
For 2010 she entered Birkbeck University she left the race to make her way into acting. She made a trip to India and then returned to present various castings and was also a waitress. In her spare time, she enjoyed swimming and ballet. Her daily activities were sometimes affected by a disease called endometriosis. She was detected at 15 years of age.
He debuted in the year 2013 in the television series Youngers, gave life to a student. The same year she performed at Casualty, a production broadcast by the BBC. Then, Ridley appeared in tele series like Toast Of London or Mute Witness, again worked with the BBC in a series on criminal investigations.
In 2015, she debuted on the giant screen: Scrawl, a horror story directed by filmmaker Peter Hearn. The same year, she achieved a role in the Star Wars saga: Episode VII – The Force Awakens, her role was that of Rey. Ridley was a scrap collector from the desert planet Jakku, her past and origin were quite mysterious. One of its characteristics is the sensitivity to the Force. It joins the Resistance along with the stormtrooper deserter Finn. The actress was again sought to assume the same character in The Last Jedi (2017).
The same year was chosen to be Mary Debenham, in the film Murder in the Orient Express, it is an adaptation of the novel of the same name by Agatha Christie where the protagonist was Kenneth Branagh.
He had a relationship with actor Charlie Hamblett. Subsequently, she began a relationship with Tom Bateman, an actor she met in the shooting of the movie Murder In The Orient Express (2017).
Daisy Ridley’s net worth is about 6 million US dollars. She performed the role of Rey in the “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” film in 2015. For this film, she received the MTV Movie Best Breakthrough Performance award in 2016. She again played the same role in the “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” in 2017. In 2018, she nominated for the MTV Movie Awards for the “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” film.
Lifesaver, Blue Season, Crossed Wires, Only Yesterday, The Eagle Huntress, Ophelia, Chaos Walking and Star Wars: Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker. The last two productions were released in the year 2019, in the first science fiction film assumes the role of Viola Eade, it is a leading role. Among the main actors are accompanied by Tom Holland and Mads. In the second film, she becomes King again and shares a cast with Carrie Fisher as Leia Organa, Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker, Adam Driver as Kylo Ren, John Boyega as Finn, Oscar Isaac as Poe Dameron, Anthony Daniels as C-3PO between others.