Disney’s movie Cinderella has diverted a lot of attention to the person playing the lead, Lily James. After this successful film, she has got an immense fan following. And along with it came questions from the fans about her personal life. They are all curious to know about her dating history. Lily James’s full name is Lily Chloe Ninette Thomson, and she is an English model and actress. She has professionally studied acting in the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London. She started her acting career with her first role in the British television series Just William in the year 2010. Then she moved ahead to play a part in the period drama series Downton Abbey from the year 2012 to 2015.
In 2015 the Disney movie cinderella was Lily James’s greatest breakthrough. Her roles include playing Natasha Rostova in the television series War & Peace in the year 2016. She has also starred in several films, including Baby Driver in the year 2017. Then went on to play the lead role in Darkest Hour the same year. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society in the year 2018 was also one of her many films. The musical Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again in 2018, Yesterday in 2019, Rebecca in 2020, and The Dig in 2021 are some of her latest films.
Early Life and More
James was born on the 5th of April 1989 in Esher town in Surrey County to Ninette Mantle and James Thomson. Her mother was an actress, and her father was a musician. She also has two brothers, one younger and one older. Her grandmother Helen Horton was also a very famous actress. As a child, she attended the Tring Park School for the Performing Arts, which is an independent co-educational school specializing in dance.
Later on, she further studied acting and graduated from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London, which is a conservatoire and drama school in the year 2010. Soon after her graduation, she signed with the Tavistock Wood management in London. In The year 2008, Her father James Thomas passed away after a long battle with cancer. So when she had to pick up a new name as her stage name as there was already an actress named Lily Thomson. So she took her father’s name for her stage name.
All of Lily James Affairs
Recently Lily James has gained immense popularity and immense fan following. And along with this, she has also gained a lot of attention for all her affairs. After rising to fame, she first dated Michael Shuman, a musician. He was the lead bassist for the band Queens of the Stone Age. She was with him for almost three months, but then things didn’t work out between them. After that, her name was linked with Dominic west when the pair was spotted with Dominic West. They were spotted in Italy, sharing a scooter and enjoying a very cozy al fresco lunch. During that time it was also noticed that Dominic was not wearing his wedding ring. This had lead to a lot of rumors during that time. And later, they appeared on the big screen, so this led to the fans making speculations about their relationship.
After this incident, Dominic’s wife cleared all of these rumors by saying that she and Dominic were still as strong as ever. All this was followed by Lilly’s breakup with the English actor Matt Smith in summer 2019. The two were dating since the year 2014, and we’re in a relationship for five long years. The two separated in May that year but gave their five-year relationship another chance during the lockdown period. But sadly this didn’t work out very well between them. And they finally split after the rumors of Matt getting close to The Crown co-star Claire Foy.
After her breakup with Matt, she also had a brief romance with the Hollywood star actor Chris Evans. But As of now, She is single and is focusing on her career. Her fans also hope that she will always grow as a person and achieve the heights of success that one could possibly think of.