Laura Haddock is an award-winning British actress who was thrust into the spotlight after she featured as Kacie Carter in the British television drama series titled Honest (2008). From there on, she has made appearances in several noteworthy films, television series, and even stage productions such as Transformers: The Last Knight, Da Vinci Demons and most prominently The Guardian of the Galaxy. Read on as we unveil five things you should know about this brilliant actress.
Brief Biography Of Laura Haddock
The brilliant and talented actress celebrates her birthday on 21st August of every year since she was birthed in 1985. She was born in Enfield, London to a father who makes his money as a Financier and a mother who is a practicing reflexologist. She spent her formative years with her family in Harpenden, Hertfordshire although it is not clear if she is the only child of her beloved parents.
Laura had her education at St. George’s School located in Harpenden, Hertfordshire – the same area where she grew up. By the time she was seventeen, she knew what she wanted to pursue as a career, hence she moved to London to take up drama lessons at the independent performing arts school known as Arts Educational School of Chiswick.
5 Things To Know About Laura Haddock of Guardians of Galaxy?
Laura Haddock’s Call To Fame Works
The beautiful blue-eyed English actress who had been mining her trade over a decade now in the entertainment industry started off acting in television shows. Her show of talent in her first role in the British sitcom My Family saw her make subsequent appearances in other noteworthy televisions shows like Honest (2008), two episodes of The Palace as Lady Arabella Worthesley Wolsey in the same year 2008, Da Vinci Demons from 2013 to 2015 where she assumed the character, Lucrezia Donati.
She did not stop working only in television series but also made her screen appearance in notable films such as Captain America: The First Avenger (2011), The Inbetweeners (a TV series for which she was nominated for the Empire Award best female newcomer in 2011), before she was thrust into more prominence with her role as Meredith Quill in the Marvel cinema film series The Guardian of the Galaxy in 2014 and its sequel in 2017.
The talented actress has also had her fair share of stage performances as she was on the stage productions of plays like the Orange Tree Theatre’s Famous Last as Treena in 2009, Rutherford and Son as Mary in 2009 and Old Jimmy’s Daughter as Billy in 2010.
Net Worth and Salary
The hard work and tireless endeavor of Laura Haddock has been rewarding financially. She is among the big earners in the glamourous industry with a net worth pegged at $5 million. This sum is sure to increase as she keeps doing what she knows best in the entertainment industry.
Awards and Nominations
Laura Haddock’s artistry in the entertainment industry has seen her get nominated for some awards, two of which she won at different times. They include Empire Awards, Detroit Film Critics Society Award, Nevada Film Critics Society Awards and even Critics Choice Television Awards. There is certainly more to come as she keeps hitting big acting gigs.
Family Life – Husband
The star of The Inbetweeners is not a single woman as she is married to her heartthrob, Samuel George Claflin. The pair were wedded sometime in July 2013 after dating for two years. They first met in 2011 and ever since have remained love-struck, despite the fact that Laura Haddock is a year older than Sam.
The couple’s union has been so far blessed by two adorable children; Pip and Margot who were born in 2015 and 2018 respectively.
Sam Claflin is equally an English man born on June 27, 1986, in one of the historic cities of Suffolk, Ipswich. He was thrust into fame after his fine performance in the movie series of The Hunger Games.
Height and Body Measurement
The lovely mother of two is a slender built beauty with an appreciable height of 1.73m (5 feet 8 inches) while her sweet frame is supported by a body mass of 126 pounds or 57 kilograms.