Claire Foy made her screen debut in the pilot episode of Being Human and in an episode of the BBC soap opera Doctors. Following her professional stage debut at the Royal National Theatre, she played the title role in the BBC One production of Little Dorrit, and made her film debut as Anna in Season of the Witch.She had main roles as Erin Matthews in the Channel 4 series The Promise and several other television films and miniseries, including as Kate Balfour in the NBC series Crossbones. She received unanimous praise for her performance as the ill-fated queen Anne Boleyn in BBC2's Wolf Hall, for which she was nominated for the British Academy Television Award for Best Actress and the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Movie/Miniseries.
From 2016 to 2017, she portrayed the young Queen Elizabeth II on the Netflix series The Crown, a role for which she has received critical acclaim and won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Drama and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series, and was nominated for the BAFTA TV Award for Best Actress and a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series.
Claire Foy is married to actor Stephen Campbell Moore.Together they have one daughter.
Born on: 16 April, 1984
Born in: Stockport, Greater Manchester, England
Height: 5' 4"