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A FORMER Tring pupil is filming the lead role for a movie directed by Kenneth Branagh.

Lily James will play Cinderella in the Disney film, alongside Cate Blanchett as the evil stepmother, Game Of Thrones star Richard Madden as Prince Charming and Helena Bonham Carter as the fairy godmother.

The 24-year-old studied Musical Theatre at Tring Park School for the Performing Arts, where she boarded until she was 18.

She credits her time there as giving her the foundations of a successful acting career, gaining confidence and self esteem.

She counts a group of Tring Park alumni as her best friends. Lily said: “I am still amazed at the success I have had since leaving Tring Park. I credit my time there as really giving me the grounding and acting skills to succeed in the world of entertainment. They encouraged me to be confident in my abilities, while nurturing my dedication and drive for acting.”

Since leaving Tring she has worked consistently; appearing in the film, the Wrath of the Titans, TV shows such as The Secret Diary of a Call Girl and Just William and performing in the stage production of Playhouse by Martin Crimp at the Richmond Orange Tree theatre and in Othello with The Wire actor Dominic West in Sheffield.
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Magazine scans

Thanks to this blog, I have added a scan featuring Lily for a behind the scenes on Downton Abbey’s Christmas Special in the December issue of Woman & Home magazine.

Downton Abbey Television

I have added HD screen captures of Lily in the latest episode of ‘Downton Abbey’ to the gallery. Enjoy!

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Downton Abbey Television

7 high quality stills from episode #4.8 of ‘Downton Abbey’ have been added to the gallery.

Magazine scans

Thanks to my friend Mimi, I have added to the gallery a high quality scan from Total Film magazine featuring a ‘Cinderella’ article!

Downton Abbey Television

HD screen captures of Lily in yesterday’s episode of ‘Downton Abbey’ have been added to the gallery.

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Television Productions > Downton Abbey (2012-2013) > Season 4 > Episode Screencaps > Episode #4.6
Downton Abbey Television

Added new high quality stills from episode 6 and 7 of ‘Downton Abbey’.


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Television Productions > Downton Abbey (2012-2013) > Season 4 > Episode Stills > Episode #4.6
Television Productions > Downton Abbey (2012-2013) > Season 4 > Episode Stills > Episode #4.7
Downton Abbey Television

I have added HD screen captures of Lily in episode 4.5 of ‘Downton Abbey’.

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Television Productions > Downton Abbey (2012-2013) > Season 4 > Episode Screencaps > Episode #4.5