Claire Foy stars in "Crossbones" on NBC as Kate. She also recently starred in the feature films "Vampire Academy," alongside Zoey Deutch, and "Season of the Witch," opposite Nicolas Cage, as "The Girl."

Claire Foy recently starred in "White Heat" for ITV and "Upstairs Downstairs" for the BBC. In this latter revival Foy plays Lady Persephone and stars alongside a stellar cast including Aileen Atkins, Jean Marsh and Keeley Hawes. Foy also appears in the highly anticipated four-part serial "Homeland," by the multi-award-winning writer-director Peter Kosminsky. Foy also takes the lead role of Erin in this topical British Channel 4 drama about the conflict in the Middle East, due for release in 2011.

Foy has recently been seen on British television screens in the Sky 1 series "Going Postal," in which she played Adora Belle Dearheart. In this adaptation of Terry Pratchett's novel Foy starred alongside David Suchet and Tamsin Greig.

Since graduating from the Oxford School of Drama in the summer of 2007, Foy made a name for herself in the title role of the critically acclaimed BBC adaptation "Little Dorrit," which won best miniseries at the 2009 Emmy Awards and was nominated for best miniseries at the 2010 Golden Globes. Foy's performance also earned her a nomination in the best actress category at the 2009 RTS Television Awards. Foy starred opposite Matthew Macfadyen and Tom Courtenay in this compelling period drama based on Charles Dickens' classic novel.

Foy's other television credits include "Being Human" (BBC), in which she played the role of Julia, directed by Declan O'Dwyer. Foy also played the role of Chloe Webster in the popular BBC1 daytime series "Doctors."

She made her professional stage debut at the National Theatre in "DNA/The Miracle/Baby Girl," a trio of acts directed by Paul Miller.


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Age: 33 years old
Birthday: April 16, 1984
Birthplace: Buckinghamshire, England, UK

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