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Lucy Russell is a Actor British born on 1 january 1972

Lucy Russell

Lucy Russell
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Nationality United-kingdom
Birth 1 january 1972 (48 years)

Lucy Russell (born 1972) is an English actress, possibly best known for starring as Grace Elliott in Éric Rohmer's L'Anglaise et le duc (English: The Lady and the Duke). Her first starring role was in Christopher Nolan's Following. Russell and Nolan met as fellow students at University College, London, where she studied Italian. She auditioned and received the role of Angel's personal assistant in the 2007 film Angel. She played Michael Fassbender's sister in the film.

In 2002 she was named as one of European films' "Shooting Stars".

Best films

Toni Erdmann (2016)
(Actress)

Usually with

Paul Feig
Paul Feig
(1 films)
Emma Thomas
Emma Thomas
(2 films)
Maren Ade
Maren Ade
(1 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Lucy Russell (15 films)

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Actress

Judy
Judy (2019)
, 1h58
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Biography, Historical, Musical
Themes Théâtre, Films based on plays, Films based on musicals
Actors Renée Zellweger, Finn Wittrock, Jessie Buckley, Rufus Sewell, Michael Gambon, Richard Cordery
Roles Publicist
Rating69% 3.498463.498463.498463.498463.49846
À la fin des années 1960, la star du Magicien d’Oz Judy Garland s’apprête à donner une série de concerts à Londres. Mais sa voix s’est fragilisée au fil du temps et Judy souffre, fragilisée par une vie entièrement consacrée à Hollywood et à sa carrière.
Toni Erdmann, 2h42
Directed by Maren Ade
Origin German
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Actors Peter Simonischek, Sandra Hüller, Lucy Russell, Vlad Ivanov, Hadewych Minis, Ingrid Bișu
Roles Steph
Rating73% 3.6977353.6977353.6977353.6977353.697735
Winfried Conradi, un enseignant allemand d'une soixantaine d'années, fantasque et habitué à se grimer, va rendre une visite surprise à sa fille Ines, consultante de haut niveau en poste à Bucarest. Alors qu'elle essaye de négocier un contrat d'externalisation très important pour sa carrière, il s'immisce dans sa vie professionnelle et personnelle afin de la faire réfléchir sur elle-même, dans une série de situations inattendues qui la déstabilisent. Voyant le risque qu'il fait prendre à sa fille, il décide de rentrer en Allemagne. Ines se consacre à fond à sa mission, mais elle a la surprise, un soir dans un grand hôtel, de retrouver son père, grimé et se présentant sous le nom de Toni Erdmann.
World War Z, 1h56
Directed by Marc Forster
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Thriller, Action, Apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction
Themes Films about children, La fin du monde, Medical-themed films, Seafaring films, Films about religion, Transport films, Films set in the future, Zombie films, Films about viral outbreaks, Catastrophe épidémiologique, Political films, Dystopian films, Arme nucléaire, Disaster films
Actors Brad Pitt, Mireille Enos, James Badge Dale, Matthew Fox, Ludi Boeken, David Andrews
Roles UN Delegate
Rating69% 3.4974053.4974053.4974053.4974053.497405
A zombie outbreak erupts in metropolitan areas around the world; those bitten by the creatures become zombies themselves within twelve seconds. Retired UN investigator Gerry Lane, his wife Karen, and their two daughters manage to escape the outbreak in Philadelphia and take shelter with a family in Newark while waiting for special evacuation the next day, thanks to Gerry's friend UN Deputy Secretary-General Thierry Umuntoni. They find a shelter for the night while waiting for a rescue helicopter. Their hosts choose not to accompany them when they flee the next day, and are subsequently bitten and changed by zombies. Their son, Tommy, manages to escape, and Gerry's family takes him in. They are flown to an offshore U.S. Navy carrier group near New York where Umuntoni is overseeing the remaining worldwide governments' reactions.
Cal
Cal (2013)
, 1h29
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama
Themes Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film
Actors Tom Payne, Lucy Russell, Daniel Brocklebank, Richard Cambridge
Roles Cath Miller
Rating56% 2.8105352.8105352.8105352.8105352.810535
This film is a sequel to the 2009 film Shank. Troubled teen Cal, who was once involved in gang life, has now left and fled his home town Bristol to start living a new life. After Cal's mother falls ill in the hospital he returns to Britain. Cal finds that, like many other places he has visited in Europe, his hometown has suffered from an economic collapse as well.
Sightseers
Sightseers (2012)
, 1h30
Directed by Ben Wheatley
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Thriller, Comedy, Adventure, Horror, Crime, Black comedy
Themes Serial killer films, Comedy horror films
Actors Steve Oram, Alice Lowe, Tony Way, Sara Stewart, Monica Dolan, Lucy Russell
Roles Lynne Marshall
Rating64% 3.2493553.2493553.2493553.2493553.249355
Chris (Steve Oram) is a caravan fan and aspiring writer who takes his girlfriend Tina (Alice Lowe) on a road trip, much to the chagrin of Tina's mother (Eileen Davies), who has never forgiven Tina for the death of their dog "Poppy". At their first stop, a tramway museum (filmed at Crich Tramway Village, the home of the National Tramway Museum), Chris confronts a man (Tony Way) who is littering, and the man refuses to pick up his rubbish. When they get back to their car, Chris runs him over and kills him, which upsets the couple but they continue onward on their trip. Chris claims that the death was an accident, but his smirk—visible to the camera but not to Tina—in the immediate aftermath makes it clear it was deliberate.
Cass
Cass (2008)
, 1h40
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Action, Crime
Themes Sports films, Association football films
Actors Nonso Anozie, Natalie Press, Linda Bassett, Cass Pennant, Tamer Hassan, Peter Wight
Roles TV Presenter
Rating64% 3.248663.248663.248663.248663.24866
Cass is based on the true story of the life of Cass Pennant, adapted from his book. The film tells of how he was adopted by an elderly white couple in 1958 and brought up in Slade Green, an all-white area of London. Cass is forced to endure racist bullying on a daily basis from local children, who also ridicule his feminine sounding name, "Carol", a name give to him by his Jamaican biological parents. Cass adopts his new nickname after the boxer Cassius Clay. His adoptive father starts taking him to see West Ham United on a regular basis, and he becomes involved in hooliganism aged 14 after helping the Inter City Firm, the West Ham hooligan firm, fight Wolverhampton Wanderers supporters in 1972.
Clapham Junction, 1h39
Directed by Adrian Shergold
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama
Actors David Jeremy Leon, James Wilby, Joseph Mawle, Rachael Blake, Samantha Bond, Luke Treadaway
Roles Miss Richards
Rating71% 3.5941753.5941753.5941753.5941753.594175
D'une cérémonie pour un mariage civil homosexuel jusqu'à un diner un peu houleux, cinq histoires se croisent à Londres de l'école au travail, des bars aux clubs pendant une chaude nuit d'été.
Angel
Angel (2007)
, 2h14
Directed by François Ozon
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romance
Themes Films about writers
Actors Romola Garai, Sam Neill, Charlotte Rampling, Michael Fassbender, Lucy Russell, Jacqueline Tong
Roles Nora Howe-Nevinson
Rating57% 2.8978852.8978852.8978852.8978852.897885
Angel Deverell (Romola Garai) is considered an outsider in the town of Norley. She has a fanciful imagination and prefers to be alone, writing. Her mother, a shopkeeper, and her aunt, who works for the family that lives in the grand house called Paradise, don't understand her.
Tristan & Isolde, 2h5
Directed by Kevin Reynolds
Origin German
Genres Drama, Action, Adventure, Historical, Romance
Themes Films about sexuality, Children's films
Actors James Franco, Sophia Myles, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Rufus Sewell, David O'Hara, Mark Strong
Roles Edyth
Rating67% 3.3989253.3989253.3989253.3989253.398925
The film is set in Great Britain and Ireland, in the Dark Ages, after the fall of the Roman Empire in the 5th century. Lord Marke of Cornwall (Rufus Sewell) plans to unify the peoples of Britain – Celts, Angles, Saxons and Jutes – under himself as high king to resist Irish domination.
Avenger
Avenger (2006)
, 1h32
Directed by Robert Markowitz
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Action
Actors Sam Elliott, Timothy Hutton, James Cromwell, David Hayman, William Hope, Lucy Russell
Roles Curtis
Rating56% 2.806482.806482.806482.806482.80648
A CIA agent steps in to stop a former special forces operative on a for-hire mission that poses a global threat.
Batman Begins, 2h20
Directed by Christopher Nolan
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Thriller, Fantastic, Action, Crime
Themes Films about children, Medical-themed films, Sports films, Films about terrorism, Martial arts films, Batman films, Superhero films, Films about psychiatry, Super-héros inspiré de comics, Films set in psychiatric hospitals
Actors Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Liam Neeson, Katie Holmes, Gary Oldman, Cillian Murphy
Roles Female Restaurant Guest
Rating76% 3.823983.823983.823983.823983.82398
As a child, Bruce Wayne falls down a dry well, where he is attacked by a swarm of bats; he subsequently develops chiroptophobia. While watching an opera with his parents, Bruce is frightened by performers masquerading as bats, and asks to leave. Outside, the family is targeted by a mugger, Joe Chill, who murders Bruce's parents, leaving him to be raised by the family butler, Alfred Pennyworth.
Natural Enemy, 1h37
Origin France
Genres Drama, Crime
Themes Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film
Actors Jalil Lespert, Aurélien Recoing, Doria Achour, Florence Loiret-Caille, Lucy Russell, Anne Coesens
Roles L'ex-femme de Tanguy
Rating53% 2.6716952.6716952.6716952.6716952.671695
L'action est située en Bretagne, où un jeune lieutenant de police judiciaire, appelé Nicolas Luhel, est chargé d'enquêter sur les circonstances de la mort d'un adolescent survenue une nuit sur les rochers d'une plage. Le principal suspect est le père du garçon, Serge Tanguy. Mis à l'écart par tout le village depuis le suicide du témoin principal, Nicolas se laisse piéger par l'influence étrange et fascinante que le père exerce sur tout le monde autour de lui. En effet, émane de lui une force érotique indéniable qui bouleverse le jeune inspecteur, lui-même jeune père. Finalement, Luhel découvre la vérité sur l'assassinat et estime que la loi est insuffisante pour y faire face. En conséquence, il décide de garder le secret et de demander un non-lieu. À la fin du film, un coup de théâtre provoque le rapprochement irrésistible de l'inspecteur et du père de la victime, lui-même symbole sexuel paternel et salvateur.
I Am David
I Am David (2003)
, 1h30
Directed by Paul Feig
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Jim Caviezel, Joan Plowright, Hristo Chopov, Lucy Russell, Silvia De Santis, Francesco De Vito
Roles American Woman
Rating71% 3.5974353.5974353.5974353.5974353.597435
Seven years after World War II, a 12-year-old boy named David (Ben Tibber) escapes a Stalinist labor camp in Bulgaria where he has spent his entire life. He sets out on a risky journey to Denmark, initially believing he is on an important mission to deliver a letter, but eventually discovering that the "mission" was to reunite him with his mother, of whom he only has faint memories. Along his journey, he faces danger, fear, loneliness, hunger, and encounters various people.
The Lady and the Duke, 2h9
Directed by Éric Rohmer
Origin France
Genres Drama, War, Biography, Comedy, Historical
Themes Political films, Histoire de France, French Revolution films
Actors Jean-Claude Dreyfus, Lucy Russell, Rosette, François Marthouret, Serge Renko, François-Marie Banier
Roles Grace Elliot
Rating68% 3.4472653.4472653.4472653.4472653.447265
Le film présente le point de vue d'une aristocrate anglaise, Grace Elliott, pendant la Révolution française. C'est une amie proche du duc d'Orléans (Philippe Égalité).
Following
Following (1999)
, 1h9
Directed by Christopher Nolan
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Thriller, Crime
Actors Jeremy Theobald, Lucy Russell, John Nolan, David Julyan, Emma Thomas
Roles The Blonde
Rating74% 3.7484453.7484453.7484453.7484453.748445
A struggling, unemployed young writer (credited as "The Young Man") takes to following strangers around the streets of London, ostensibly to find inspiration for his first novel. Initially, he sets strict rules for himself regarding whom he should follow and for how long, but he soon discards them as he focuses on a well-groomed, handsome man in a dark suit. The man in the suit, having noticed he is being followed, quickly confronts the Young Man and introduces himself as "Cobb". Cobb reveals that he is a serial burglar and invites the Young Man (who tells Cobb his name is "Bill") to accompany him on various burglaries. The material gains from these crimes seem to be of secondary importance to Cobb. He takes pleasure in rifling through the personal items in his targets' flats and drinking their wine. He explains that his true passion is using the shock of robbery and violation of property to make his victims re-examine their lives. He sums up his attitude thus: "You take it away, and show them what they had.