Lucy Boynton is an English-American actress who is making waves in Hollywood. She has featured in several movies and TV series including the highly acclaimed 2018 biopic, Bohemian Rhapsody. Additionally, Boynton is in a loving relationship with the award-winning actor and Bohemian Rhapsody co-star, Rami Malek. Find out more about Boynton here including her age, height as well as net worth.
Lucy Boynton Bio (Age)
Lucy Diana Boynton was born on the 17th day of January 1994. She hails from a family of four. Her father’s name is Graham Boynton while her mother’s name is Adriaane Pielou. Boynton’s parents are both travel writers; her dad is also an author and wrote a book about the end of white minority rule in South Africa. The actress also has a sister named Emily Louise who is a broadcast journalist. Lucy Boynton spent the first five years of her life in New York. Her parents subsequently relocated to London and she spent the rest of her formative years there. The actress attended the Blackheath High School as well as James Allen’s Girls School Dulwich.
Movies and TV Shows
Boynton commenced her career when she was just 12. Her debut professional role came in the 2006 movie, Miss Potter. The movie was a biopic about the life and times of renowned children’s author and illustrator Beatrix Potter. Renee Zellweger played the titular role while Boynton played the younger version of Miss Potter. She gave a good account of herself in that supporting role and earned a nomination for best supporting young actress in a feature film at the 2007 Young Artist Awards. Since that strong debut, Boynton has gone to feature in several movies and TV series. On the small screen, she has appeared in Ballet Shoes, Sense and Sensibility, Borgia, Endeavour, Law & Order: UK, Life in Squares, and Gypsy.
On the big screen, the New York native has featured in Copperhead, The Blackcoat’s Daughter, Sing Street, I Am The Pretty Thing That Lives In The House, Don’t Knock Twice, Rebel in the Rye, and Bohemian Rhapsody. Bohemian Rhapsody is unarguably Boynton’s biggest movie till date. The highly acclaimed movie is a biopic about the life and times of Freddie Mercury – the lead singer of the British rock band Queen. It follows his professional and personal struggles, including his sexual orientation, and concludes with his triumphant comeback at the 1985 Live Aid Concert at Wembley.
Rami Malek played the lead role of Freddie while Boynton played the role of his erstwhile girlfriend turned good friend, Mary Austin. The movie was a box office hit grossing $900 million on a budget of $55 million. It also fetched Malek the Oscar, Golden Globe, BAFTA and SAG awards for best actor.
Lucy Boynton is in a relationship with her Bohemian Rhapsody co-star, Rami Malek. Malek is an American-born actor with Egyptian heritage. He was born in L.A. On the 21st of May 1981 and had his education at the University of Evansville where he studied theatre. He commenced his Hollywood career in 2003 and got his big break as a mentally unstable computer hacker in the TV series Mr. Robot. This was in 2015 and since then, his career has been on the rise. Boynton and her beau met in 2017 while filming Bohemian Rhapsody in London. They subsequently commenced a relationship but kept it out of the media spotlight.
This was due to the fact that they are both very reserved individuals. Boynton and her man, however, stepped out of the shadows during the 2018/2019 award season. Her man was nominated for all the major awards and she was by his side every step of the way. The couple was the ‘it couple’ of the award season. They wore colour coordinated outfits and Malek often acknowledged Boynton during his acceptance speech. For instance, at The Palm Springs International Film Festival Award Gala, he described the actress as his ally, confidant and love and added that he appreciated her so much. He also bestowed a passionate kiss on Boynton before he stepped up to receive his Oscar for best actor.
Lucy Boynton has a tall slim build and is of average height. She is 5 feet 5 inches (1.65m) tall and weighs 54kg or 119lbs. She also has naturally blonde hair as well as haunting blue eyes. Her body measures; chest – 34 inches, waist – 24 inches and hips – 34 inches.