Lily Chloe Ninette Thomson (born 5 April 1989), better known by her stage name Lily James, is an English actress. She is best known for her role as Lady Rose MacClare in the period drama Downton Abbey.
James starred in Fast Girls, the 2012 movie directed by Noel Clarke centered around a group of young female athletes competing in the World Championships. Previous to this, James played the role of Korrina in Warner Brothers the Wrath of the Titans, where she appeared alongside Sam Worthington, Rosamund Pike, Toby Kebbell, Bill Nighy, Ralph Fiennes, and Liam Neeson.
Her television credits include Poppy in the fourth season of ITV's Secret Diary of a Call Girl starring Billie Piper, the BBC production of Richmal Crompton's Just William with Daniel Roche and the popular British series Downton Abbey.
In April 2013, James was cast as the title character in a live-action re-imagining of Walt Disney's Cinderella.
|2013||Silent Treatment (short)||The Girl|
|2012||Fast Girls||Lisa Temple|
|2012||Wrath of the Titans||Korrina|
|2011||Chloe And Will’s Hot Date Night (short)||Chloe|
|2012-2014||Downton Abbey||Lady Rose McClare|
|2011||Secret Diary of a Call Girl||Poppy|
|2010||Just William||Ethel Brown|
|2012||Definitely the Bahamas||Marijke|
|2011||Vernon God Little||Ella/Taylor|