Rose Leslie is a Scottish actress who has been known for her starring role as Ygritte in the award-winning American fantasy drama TV series “Westeros” that she portrayed from Season 2 to the present. Rose Leslie was born in Inverness, Scotland and grew up in Duncraig, Invernesshire. She has always remained close to her family and has even gone on to become a stepmother to some of her stepchildren.
Rose Leslie’s acting career began on the stage where her skill was noticed when she was only 18 years old and she started to play different characters in theater. She then went onto play different parts in musicals and dramas. She also appeared in movies such as The Damned United and Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure. During this period of time, Rose Leslie became very popular in the United States as she was cast in various popular television shows including Wheel of Fortune and You’ve got Mail. Rose Leslie was also nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress in 1996 for her performance in Something For Never.
Rose Leslie was one of the main characters in the drama series game of Wheel of Fortune, wherein she was responsible for answering questionnaires regarding different aspects of life. Rose Leslie was also responsible for answering questions regarding love and relationships. She has since gone on to have several other notable roles in different television dramas and movies.
|Real Name||Rose Eleanor Arbuthnot-Leslie|
|Net Worth||$4 million|
|Height in Feet Inches||5 ft 6 in|
|Height in Centimeter||168 cm|
|Height in Meter||1.68 m|
|Weight in Kilogram||53 kg|
|Weight in Pounds||117 pounds|
|Feet/ Shoe Size||7 (US)|
|Dress Size||6 (US) or 36 (EU)|
|Body Measurements||34-24-35 in or 87-61-89 cm|
|Waist Size||24 Inches|
|Hip Size||35 Inches|
|Date of Birth||February 9, 1987|
|Birth Place||Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom|
|Birth Sign/ Zodiac Sign||Aquarius|
|Mother||Candida Mary Sibyl “Candy” Leslie (née Weld)|
|Siblings||She has 4 siblings – 2 are younger and 2 are older than her.|
|School||Rayne North Primary School|
|College||The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA)|
|Current Relationship/ Affair||Kit Harington (2011-Present)|
|Marriage and Children|
|First Film||New Town|
|First Television Show||Locked Up Abroad|
In the biography of Rose Leslie, it is stated that she studied art in Scotland where she acted in plays before moving to Hollywood. She then spent two years in London as a trainee with the Royal Shakespeare Company. The biography states that Rose Leslie was cast as a maid in one of the productions of the company before finally being chosen to be a part of Rose Leslie in the play Fezillas in February 9th, 1980.
Rose Leslie continued to work in films for the next seven and a half years before eventually being cast for the role of Miss Catherine in the movie version of Fezillas. This film was released in theaters in November 2021. Rose Leslie was then cast as the lead role in the play entitled All Quiet on the Family in February of the following year. The play became very successful as it went on to become one of the highest grossing independent movies of all time.
Rose Leslie was then seen in a number of other films including the crime thriller Cold Mountain as well as the action comedy Kill Bill. Rose was also seen in the television program L.J. in which she played the lead role. Rose Leslie was also seen in the television series Kung Fu: The Opera along with Sienna Guillory and Cleopatra Movie. All these films helped to establish Rose Leslie as an important Scottish actress.