British actress who made her film debut starring as as Judy Brown in the film Paddington and its sequel Paddington 2. She had previously booked a recurring role on the television series Man Down and was featured in the TV mini-series The White Queen as Princess Margaret of York.
She made her professional acting debut in 2012 in a couple of episodes of Casualty. She also appeared in The Charles Dickens Show and Me and Mrs Jones that year.
She was initially denied the part in Paddington for looking too young. She would be offered the part months later.
She is from Shepton Mallet, Somerset.
She met Idris Elba in a pub at the age of 12 and he later arranged a meeting with his agent.