Hayley Atwell

Hayley Atwell Age, Net Worth & All Biography - Updated Dec 2022

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Updated On December 8, 2022

London, England
Birth Sign

London, England

Hayley Atwell is an actress and Television presenter from the United States of America. Hayley Atwell started her acting career with the television film “Whatever Love” in 2005 and “The Ruby in the Smoke” in 2006.

Early Life

Hayley Atwell was born in London, United Kingdom on April 5, 1982. Her zodiac sign is Aries and she is currently 39 years old. Moreover, she holds dual citizenship of the United Kingdom and the United States and belongs to a mix of English, Irish, Scottish, and German ethnicity. Her father’s name is Grant Atwell, a part Native American from Kansas City, Missouri, and worked as a photographer previously. Later, her father Grant worked as a massage therapist.

Furthermore, her mother’s name is Allison Cain, and belongs to the British. Her parents met at a workshop while they worked as motivational speakers. Her mother raised her in West London after her parents separated. She studied at Sion-Manning Roman Catholic Girls School in London. Additionally, she took A-Levels at London Oratory school after completing school.

She also got an opportunity to study at Oxford University but she can’t manage to enroll because of her low grades in A-Levels. Later, she enrolled at the Guildhall School of Music after two years gap. Moreover, Hayler trained for three years at the Guildhall School of Music and graduated in 2005.

Hayley Atwell – Net Worth 2022

She has earned a huge amount of money as an actress in several films and television series. Her estimated net worth of her is around $3 million US dollars. Moreover, she featured the movie “Avengers: Endgame” movie collected over $2.798 billion at the box office and became the top-grossing movie of all time. Furthermore, her average salary of her is around $19 thousand to $210 thousand per year.

Professional Life

After graduating, Hayley Atwell played in a stage play titled Prometheus Bound at Sound Theatre  London in 2005. Moreover, she played the role of Io a maiden exiled by Zeus in Prometheus Bound. Hayley then starred in Women Beware Women at the Royal Shakespeare Company the following year as Bianca, the protagonist’s wife.

She later appeared in two Nicholas Hytner-directed performances at the Royal National Theatre. She also made her film debut in Woody Allen’s 2007 film Cassandra’s Dream where she played the role of Angela Stark. Moreover, she played Belinda in Man of Mode. Furthermore, she also made her television debut in 2006 with BBC Two’s miniseries The Line of Beauty. She also appeared as prisoner 4-15/ Lucy in AMC Television miniseries The Prisoner later in the year.

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Caption: Hayley Atwell as Peggy Carter in the Captain America The First Avenger (Source: Pinterest)

She starred in Ken Follett’s miniseries Pillars of the Earth and Channel 4’s production of William Boyd’s Any Human Heart in 2010. Later, she starred in BBC Two’s adaptation of William Boyd’s espionage novel Restless in 2013. She appeared in the movie The Duchess and in the Miramax film Brideshead Revisited in 2008.

Work as Peggy Carter In Marvel Universe

However, she gained massive popularity after she appeared as Agent Peggy Carter in the 2011 American superhero movie “Captain America: The First Avenger”. Moreover, she also voiced Peggy Carter in the “Captain America: Super Soldier” video game in 2011. Later in 2013, she reprised her role as Peggy Carter in the short film “Agent Carter”.

She also appeared in the Marvel universe as Peggy Carter in Captain America: The Winter Soldier in 2014, as well as Avengers: Age of Ultron and Ant-Man in 2015.

Other Works

She appeared as Cinderella’s mother in Disney’s live-action adaptation of Cinderella in 2015. She also appeared in the ABC series Conviction in February 2016. Later, she appeared as Margaret Schlegel in BBC One’s miniseries Howards End based on the classic EM Foster novel. In 2019, she starred in a three-part BBC adaptation of Andrea Levy’s novel The Long Song with Tamara Lawrance.

In the same year, she reprised her role as Peggy Carter in the “Avengers: Endgame”. Moreover, she is announced to be part of “Mission: Impossible 7” and “Mission: Impossible 8”. Furthermore, she also voiced the role of Mittens the cat in “Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway” in 2021.

Brand Endorsements

She has been seen in a Pringles commercial.


Hayley Atwell is nominated for several awards but hasn’t won any awards until now. In 2007, she was nominated for Golden Nymph Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Film at Monte-Carlo Television Festival Award. She was nominated for Best Supporting Actress at the British Independent Film Award in 2008. In 2009,  Empire Award nominated her for Best Newcomer. She was also nominated for Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film at Golden Globe Award, Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Dramatic Program or Miniseries at Gemini Award, and Best Actress in a Supporting Role at Laurence Olivier Award in the 2010.

Scream Award-nominated her for Breakthrough Performance – Female and Best Science Fiction Actress for her role as Peggy Carter in the “Captain America: The First Avenger” movie. Moreover, Laurence Olivier Award nominated her for Best Actress, and Saturn Award-nominated her for Best Actress on Television in 2014. Furthermore, Evening Standard Theatre Award nominated her for Best Actress in 2019. Laurence Olivier Award-nominated her for Best Actress in 2020.

Relationship Status

Hayley Atwell is currently single and unmarried. Previously, she hooked up with Paul Wilson in 2012 but split up after one year. Moreover, she also dated Stephen Merchant in 2013 but split up after a couple of months. She also dated Evan Jones in 2014 but broke up after some time.

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Caption: Hayley Atwell with her rumored boyfriend Tom Cruise (Source: Fox News)

The critics and the audience criticized her for her confusing role in “Conviction” and for its weak concept. Moreover, she was named for the series “Doctor Who” but later denied it and said that it was not her thing. Currently, she is rumored to be dating actor Tom Cruise but both of them have not confirmed the rumors.

Body Measurements

Hayley Atwell stands at 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs around 57 Kg. She has dark brown hair and dark brown eyes. Moreover, Her bra size is 36D and her body measurements are 37-27-37.

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Caption: Hayley Atwell body measurement (Source: Pinterest)

Hayley Atwell – Social Media

She is pretty active on social media platforms like Instagram and Facebook. Her Instagram account @wellhayley has over 1.5 million followers. She has 101,7146 followers on her Facebook page.