Carey Mulligan is a critically acclaimed English actress who rose to prominence with her role as Kitty Bennet in the 2005 film adaptation of Jane Austen’s classic novel “Pride & Prejudice”. Mulligan continued to act in a number of British TV programs and made her stage debut on Broadway in the 2007 production “The Seagull” which brought her much praise from the critics. Her leading role as Jenny in the 2009 film “An Education” earned her Oscar and Golden Globe nominations and the actress won the Best Actress in a Leading Role award at the BAFTA Awards for the year. Carey Mulligan has since been dubbed one of the most talented actresses of her generation and has starred in movies like “Shame”, “Drive”, “Never Let Me Go”, “Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps” and “The Greatest”.
Through her various appearances in theatre, television and film productions, Carey Mulligan has accumulated a net worth of $4.5 million.
The extremely talented English actress Carey Mulligan pursues singing as a hobby and has even provided the lead female vocals for the album "Write About Love" by Belle & Sebastian. An avid reader and book collector, Mulligan confesses that she prefers to browse the internet for good reads and purchases books and concert tickets online. Carey Mulligan also likes to do her bit for the needy and she donated the custom made Prada dress that she wore to the 2012 Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute Gala which fetched $2,950 on the eBay auction.
Carey Mulligan met actor Shia LaBeouf on the sets of the movie “Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps” in August 2009 and the two dated for around a year. After her break up from LaBeouf, Mulligan dated British actor Tom Sturridge for a few months though the two never openly admitted to having a relationship. In January 2011, Carey Mulligan was rumored to be dating English actor Eddie Redmayne though the relationship did not last beyond a few weeks. A month later, Carey Mulligan began dating "Mumford & Sons" crooner Marcus Mumford and after just five months into the relationship, the couple became engaged. The couple got married in April 2012 in a rustic-themed ceremony in a converted barn located in the Somerset countryside.