Florence Pugh is an English actress who is best known for The Falling (2014) her film debut, Lady Macbeth (2016), Outlaw King (2018), Fighting with My Family (2019) and Midsommar (2019). Pugh also appears in the ITV detective series Marcella and Starred in the AMC Mini-series The Little Drummer Girl. Her performance in Lady Macbeth won her the BIFA Award for Best Actress.
Florence Pugh Biography
Florence Pugh was born on 3rd January 1996 in Oxford to parents Clinton Pugh a restaurateur and Deborah Pugh a Dancer and dance teacher. Pugh has three siblings, actor and musician Toby Sebastian, actress Arabella Gibbins, and youngest sibling Rafaela “Raffie” Pugh.
As a child, she suffered from tracheomalacia and was frequently hospitalized. When she was three her family relocated to Andalusia in Spain hoping the warmer weather would improve her health. Pugh lived in Sotogrande until the age of six when the family moved back to Oxfordshire. Her love for accents and comedy was first displayed at age six, when she played Mary in a school nativity play with a Yorkshire accent. She was privately educated at Wychwood School and at St. Edwards School, Oxford but she later said the schools failed to support her acting ambitions.
Florence Pugh Age
Florence Pugh is 24 years old.
Florence Pugh Career
Florence Pugh began her career while still in school in the Mystery Drama The Falling (2014), in which she played a precocious teenager opposite Maisie Williams. Her performance received positive reviews, and in the same year, she was nominated for Best British Newcomer at the BFI London Film Festival and for Best Young British/Irish performer by the London Film Critics’ Circle. In 2016, Florence Pugh starred in the independent drama Lady Macbeth and had a recurring role as a webcam model in the first season of the ITV detective series Marcella. Her performance in Lady Macbeth won the BIFA Award for the Best Performance by an Actress in a British Independent Film. In 2018, Pugh portrayed Elizabeth de Burgh in the Netflix historical film Outlaw King (2018) that also stars Chris Pine as Robert Bruce. Florence would then appear in a six-part miniseries adaptation of John le Carre’s spy novel The Little Drummer Girl, in which she played an actress in the 1970s who becomes embroiled in an espionage plot.
In 2019, Florence Pugh was listed on Forbes annual 30 under 30 list, which recognizes the 30 most influential people in Europe under the age of 30.
Florence Pugh Relationship
Since April 2019, Pugh has been in a relationship with American actor Zach Braff. She has continuously received negative comments about her age-gap relationship with the 45 years old Zach Braff. In a video posted to Instagram in which she took vocal critics of the couple’s 21 year age gap to task in no uncertain terms she said, “It is not your place, and really, it has nothing to do with you.”
” I’ve been wrestling with the idea for the past few days about whether I should do this video, and then finally last night, I thought, Well for my own peace of mind, I should,” she stated in her message.
Florence Pugh was responding to negative feedback and bullying she received on a previ
ously posted photo of Braff for his birthday. “Within about eight minutes of the photo being posted, I had about 70 percent of the comments hurling abuse and being horrid and basically bullying someone on my page, ”
she said “I will not allow that behavior on my page.” Pugh insisted. Fellow celebrities took to the comment section to show their support with Ariana Grande commenting, “oh I love and appreciate you so much.”
The couple has been keeping the details of their relationship private. However, recently they have each made random appearances or brief mentions on the other’s social media pages.
Florence Pugh Networth
Florence Pugh’s net worth is roughly $1.4 million.