Felicity Jones is an English actress. She started her professional acting career as a child appearing at age 12 in The Treasure Seekers. In 2014, her performance as Jane Hawking in The Theory of Everything also met with critical acclaim, garnering her nominations for the Golden Globe, SAG, BAFTA and Academy Award for Best Actress. In 2016, Jones starred in the adventure thriller Inferno, the fantasy drama A Monster Calls and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story as Jyn Erso. In 2016, she received the BAFTA Britannia Award for British Artist of the Year.

Birth Name

Felicity Rose Hadley Jones

Nickname

Felicity

Profession

Actress

Nationality

British

Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Felicity Jones was born on October 17, 1983 in Birmingham, West Midlands, England, UK.

Age

She is currently 35 years old.

Residence

Bethnal Green, London’s East End, England, UK

Sun Sign

Libra

Ethnicity

White

Education

Felicity went to Kings Norton Girls School in Birmingham. To complete her A-levels, she then attended King Edward VI Handsworth School in Handsworth, Birmingham. She studied English at Wadham College, Oxford, graduating with an upper second in 2006.

Family Details

  • Father –  Gareth Jones (Journalist)
  • Mother –  Julia Jones (Worked in advertising)
  • Siblings – She has an older brother, who works as a film editor.
  • Other – Michael Hadley (Uncle)

Manager

Independent Talent Group Ltd.

Marital Status

Married

Boyfriend / Spouse

Felicity Jones dated –

  • Ed Fornieles (2003-2013) – In 2003, when Ed Fornieles was studying at Ruskin School of Art, he met Felicity at Oxford. Ed is a sculptor and conceptual internet artist, by profession. The duo started dating in 2003 and remained an item for 10 long years. During this time, they had also engaged each other.

  • Charles Guard (2018-Present)– Felicity Jones married director Charles Guard in June 2018.

Physical Statistics

Height

  • In feet – 5 feet 3 inches
  • In centimeters – 160 cm
  • In meters – 1.6 m

Weight

  • In Kilograms – 55 kg
  • In Pounds – 121 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 33-27-34
  • Bust – 33 inches
  • Waist – 27 inches
  • Hip – 34 inches
  • Bra Size – 32A

Body Build

Slim

Eye Color

Green

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Shoe Size

She wears a size 7 (US) shoe.

Dress Size

Her dress size is 5 (US).

Sexuality

Straight

Professional Statistics

Famous For

Playing Nelly Ternan in the biographical drama film The Invisible Woman (2013), Felicia Hardy in the superhero film The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014), Jane Wilde Hawking in the biographical romantic drama film The Theory of Everything (2014).

Film Debut

Felicity Jones made her acting debut in 2008, playing Young Ruth in the British drama film, Flashbacks of a Fool.

Television Debut

In 1996, Jones appeared in the British television family film, The Treasure Seekers, for her role as Alice Bastable. From 1998 to 1999, she played Ethel Hallow in the first season of the British-Canadian TV series The Worst Witch.

Brand Endorsements

She has done endorsement work for Dolce & Gabbana’s Khol Collection for eyes and nails.

Awards & Nominations

Award Year Films Category Result
AACTA Awards 2015 The Theory of Everything Best Actress – International Nominated
Academy Awards 2015 The Theory of Everything Best Actress Nominated
Alliance of Women Film Journalists 2014 The Invisible Woman Most Egregious Age Difference Between the Leading Man and the Love Interest Nominated
British Academy Film Awards 2015 The Theory of Everything Best Actress Nominated
British Independent Film Awards 2011 Albatross Best Supporting Actress Nominated
2013 The Invisible Woman Best Actress Nominated
Critics’ Choice Movie Awards 2015 The Theory of Everything Best Actress Nominated
Dallas–Fort Worth Film Critics Association 2014 The Theory of Everything Best Actress 4th place
Detroit Film Critics Society 2011 Like Crazy Best Actress Nominated
Nominated
Empire Awards 2012 Like Crazy Best Female Newcomer Won
2015 The Theory of Everything Best Actress Nominated
2017 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Best Actress Won
Golden Globe Awards 2015 The Theory of Everything Best Actress – Drama Nominated
Gotham Awards 2011 Like Crazy Breakthrough Actor Won
2011 New Hollywood Award Won
Houston Film Critics Society 2015 The Theory of Everything Best Actress Nominated
Kids’ Choice Awards 2017 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Favorite Movie Actress Nominated
Nominated
#Squad Nominated
London Film Critics’ Circle 2015 The Theory of Everything British Actress of the Year Nominated
MTV Movie & TV Awards 2017 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Best Hero Nominated
National Board of Review 2011 Like Crazy Breakthrough Performance Tied
San Diego Film Critics Society 2014 The Theory of Everything Best Actress Nominated
Santa Barbara International Film Festival 2015 The Theory of Everything Cinema Vanguard Award Won
Satellite Awards 2015 The Theory of Everything Best Actress Nominated
Saturn Awards 2017 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Best Actress in a Film Nominated
Screen Actors Guild Awards 2015 The Theory of Everything Best Actress Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Nominated
St. Louis Film Critics Association 2014 The Theory of Everything Best Actress Nominated
Sundance Film Festival 2011 Like Crazy Special Jury Prize Won
Teen Choice Awards 2015 The Theory of Everything
True Story
Choice Movie Actress: Drama Nominated
2017 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Choice Sci-Fi Movie Actress Nominated
Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association 2014 The Theory of Everything Best Actress Nominated
Women Film Critics Circle 2014 The Theory of Everything The Invisible Woman Award Won

Felicity Jones Favorites

  • Favorite Beauty Products – Black Dolce & Gabbana Khol eyeliner, Dolce & Gabbana Rosebud blusher

Felicity Jones Net worth

Felicity Jones has a net worth of $6 million dollars as of 2019.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Felicity Jones

  • Her name Felicity is derived from the Latin word felicitas meaning luck, good fortune.
  • Her parents divorced when she was three years old. Her mother raised her and her brother.
  • Her uncle is actor Michael Hadley.
  • She was just 12 when she was cast in the British TV movie The Treasure Seekers, opposite a young Kiera Knightley.
  • She is a big fan of the BBC gangster series Peaky Blinders.
  • Felicity’s parents met while working in Wolverhampton’s Express and Star (biggest selling evening newspaper in Britain).
  • Her parents divorced when she was just three.
  • Felicity is a huge fan of Virginia Woolf.
  • She does not Google herself because she feels depressed if she finds some negative points about her.
  • She is not on any social media. According to Vogue UK, she is a technological dinosaur.
  • Jones is in a habit of leaving her phones and shoes on the train.
  • She can juggle. She learned the circus skills when she was in a drama group.
  • Felicity is close friends with Carey Mulligan.
  • In February 2015, she was cast as Jyn Erso in the Star Wars stand-alone film Rogue One, with Gareth Edwards directing.
  • In 2018, Jones starred in On the Basis of Sex, a biography of United States Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, directed by Mimi Leder and co-starring Armie Hammer and Justin Theroux.
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