December 28, 1989
31 years old
5 ft 7 in | 170 cm tall
36-25-35 in | 91.5-63.5-89 cm
57 kg | 125 lbs
8 US | 38.5 EU
Jessie Buckley was born in Killarney, County Kerry, Ireland, on December 28, 1989, is an Irish actress.
Young Jessie Buckley first started performing during her years at the Ursuline Secondary School in Thurles, County Tipperary, in school theater productions.
She began her professional career as a contestant on the BBC TV talent show I'd Do Anything (2008), finishing in second place.
She made her big screen debut in psychological thriller film Beast (2017) in role as Moll Huntford.
She got her television acting debut in drama series Rosamunde Pilcher's Shades of Love (2011) in role as Emily Strong.
Her breakthrough performance came as Rose-Lynn Harlan in musical drama movie Wild Rose (2018).
She won the London Critics Circle Film Award for Best British/Irish Actress of the Year and British Independent Film Award for Most Promising Newcomer for her role as Moll Huntford in psychological thriller film Beast (2017) also she was nominated for the BIFA Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a British Independent Film.
She was nominated for the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role for her performance as Rose-Lynn Harlan in musical drama movie Wild Rose (2018).
She won the Hollywood Critics Association for Breakthrough Performance - Actress for her role as Rosalyn Wilder in biographical drama film Judy (2019).
She was nominated for the London Film Critics' Circle Award British/Irish Actress of the Year for her role as Young Woman in psychological thriller movie I'm Thinking of Ending Things (2020).
Dolittle (2020) fantasy adventure opposite Robert Downey Jr., Antonio Banderas and Michael Sheen
The Courier (2020) historical drama with Benedict Cumberbatch, Rachel Brosnahan and Kirill Pirogov
Misbehaviour (2020) comedy drama opposite Keira Knightley, Gugu Mbatha-Raw and Rhys Ifans
The Lost Daughter (2021) drama in role as Young Leda, opposite Olivia Colman, Dakota Johnson and Peter Sarsgaard
She was nominated for the Irish Film & Television Award for Actress in a Supporting Role - Television fo rher role as Lorna Bow in BBC television drama series Taboo (2017).
She was nominated for the Irish Film & Television Award for Actress in a Leading Role - Television for her performance as Marian Halcombe in BBC One drama thriller miniseries The Woman in White (2018).
She won the Irish Film & Television Award for Actress in a Supporting Role - Television for her role as Lyudmilla Ignatenko in historical drama television miniseries Chernobyl (2019).
She was nominated for the Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries or Television Film for her role as Oraetta Mayflower in black comedy crime drama television series Fargo (2020).
Endeavour (2014) British television detective drama series in role as Kitty Batten
War & Peace (2016) BBC One historical drama television serial in role as Marya Bolkonskaya
The Last Post (2017) BBC One drama series in role as Honor Martin
Romeo and Juliet (2021) television play in role as Juliet
Attended the Ursuline Secondary School, in Thurles, County Tipperary.
Graduated from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in 2013.
She is a member of the Tipperary Millennium Orchestra.
Has a brother and three sisters.
She appeared in Michael Grandage's West End production of "Henry V" (2013) at the Noël Coward Theatre, opposite Jude Law.
She played Perdita in Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company's production of "The Winter's Tale" (2015).
She was nominated for the British Academy Film Award for Rising Star Award in 2019.
She dated English actor James Norton.