Lovely and Amazing star, Emily Mortimer is the famous English actress and screenwriter. She rose to prominence after she was awarded the Independent Spirit Awards in 2003.
Emily Mortimer's Early Life
Emily Mortimer was born December 1, 1971, and is currently 47 years old as of early 2019. She was born in the upper-class family as Finsbury Park, London, England of the United Kingdom to father John Mortimer and mother Penelope Gollop.
Emily is of English nationality and is of Caucasian ethnicity. She received her formal education from St Paul's Girls' School.
Emily Mortimer's Career
While Emily was enrolled at St Paul's Girls' School, she got a chance to appear in pupil productions. After graduation from the school, she joined Oxford University where she got a chance to express her acting skills by appearing in several stage shows.
She began her career as a columnist, screenwriter, and then finally leading to becoming an actress. She played her first acting role in the television series, Under the Hammer and in 1996 she appeared in the movie, The Ghost and the Darkness.
Emily has appeared in numerous television series and movies like The Saint, Disney's The Kid, Young Adam, Head Full of Honey, The Newsroom, Coming Home, Silent Witness, Doll & Em, Screen Two, Blue Heelers, and many others.
Emily Mortimer's Net Worth
As of early 2019, Emily Mortimer's net worth is estimated to be around $6 million and earns a salary of $50,000 per episode. Her net worth in 2015 was around $2 million.
Emily Mortimer's Personal Life
In 2000, While Emily was filming in the movie Love's Labour's Lost, she came across American actor, Alessandro Nivola who was also playing his part in the movie. They saw each other for the first time in their life while filming in the movie and soon fell in love with each other.
After dating for a couple of years, they got married on the 3rd of January 2003. She has also been the mother of two children (May Rose Nivola and Samuel John Nivola) with him.