Daisy Ridley is a famous British actress, model, and television personality. Daisy Ridley rose to fame after playing the key role of Rey in the Star Wars sequel trilogy: The Force Awakens (2015), The Last Jedi (2017), and The Rise of Skywalker (2019). Likewise, the actress has also made her appearance in several other movies as well.
Table of Biography
Daisy Ridley was born in the year 1992 and celebrates her birthday on the 10th of April every year. Likewise, the English actress is 30 years old at the moment. She was born in the city of London, England. Moreover, the beautiful actress belongs to British nationality and was born under the star sign Aries. Her full name is Daisy Jazz Isobel Ridley.
Moving on to her parents, she was born to Christopher Ridley, a photographer, and Louise, who works in internal communications for a bank. Likewise, the actress is the youngest of her siblings and has two elder sisters. Their names are Kika Rose and Poppy Sophia. While growing up, she used to watch a lot of movies. Thus, she soon picked up a liking for acting and modeling.
Daisy Ridley went on to attend Tring Park School for the Performing Arts in Hertfordshire. The actress attended school from age nine to age 18. Following her high school graduation, she then began reading classical civilization at Birkbeck, University of London. However, before her graduation, she dropped out to focus on her acting career.
Career and Professional Life
Daisy Ridley is a prominent British actress. After she dropped out of college, she started to actively look out for Television roles and ended up playing small characters in shows like ‘Casualty’, ‘Toast of London’ and ‘Youngers’. However, she soo bagged some good roles in independent films and appeared in the festival’s favorite short film ‘Blue Season. Likewise, she also made her appearance in the BAFTA award-nominated interactive film ‘Lifesaver’.
Furthermore, her first feature film debut happened with the 2015 horror film ‘Scrawl’. In the very same year, she appeared in Wiley’s music video for the song ‘Lights on. Likewise, in the year 2014, it was revealed that she would be playing a crucial character in maybe the biggest film of the decade thus far, ‘Star Wars The Force Awakens. However, to people’s surprise, many media houses criticized the choice as she was largely unknown by then and didn’t have much credibility as an actor. However, she made her appearance in the movie which was released in 2015. The movie soon became one of the highest-grossing films of the year and earned her several accolades. Her appearance in the movie soon made her a star overnight.
In addition to the first few movies, the actress was immediately signed on to continue her portrayal of Rey in the highly regarded franchise titled ‘Star Wars The Last Jedi’. The movie was released in the December of 2017. In the movie Star Wars, she appeared alongside some of the big names in Holywood. Some actors that she worked alongside in star wars are Natalie Portman, Adan Driver, George Lucas, Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Jadie Comer, and many more.
Talking about awards, Daisy has bagged a handful of awards. Likewise, the actress has first received a Zed Fest Film Festival award, Florida Film Circle Award, the 2016 MTV Movie award, and many more.
Daisy Ridley – Net Worth 2022
With awards, the actress has also made a hefty deal of wealth as well. As of now, the British actress enjoys a net worth of $6 million at the moment.
Daisy Ridley is rumored to be in a relationship with actor Tom Bateman. Likewise, Tom also happened to be her star wars co-star. Reflecting on her past relationships, she was in a relationship with British actor Charlie Habblett.
Daisy Ridley – Body Measurements
Daisy is a beautiful woman. As for her height, the British actress stands tall at 5 feet 7 inches and weighs 55 kg. Likewise, her body measurements(chest-waist-hips) are 33-24-35 respectively. The actress has a pair of beautiful brown eyes and brown hair.
Daisy is not active on any social media platforms. She has kept herself away from any social media. She only has fan pages.