Lucy Punch is an English actress known for her roles in Bad Teacher, Into the Woods, Dinner for Schmucks, Ella Enchanted, and Hot Fuzz. She was also featured in A Series of Unfortunate Events as Esme.
Lucy Punch' Early Life And Education
Lucy Punch was born on 30th December 1977 and is 41 years old. She was born in Hammersmith, London as the daughter of Michael Punch and Johanna who use to run a market research company. Lucy is of British nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity.
She attended Godolphin and later enrolled in Latymer School in Hammersmith. She then went to University College London before dropping out to pursue an acting career. From 1993 to 1997, Lucy performed with the National Youth Theatre.
Lucy Punch' Career
Lucy made her acting debut from an episode of The New Adventures of Robin Hood as Queen Stephanie in 1998. In 1999, Lucy made an appearance in several television shows which include Renford Rejects as Sue White in 13 episodes, Days Like These as Helen Foreman, Let Them Eat Cake as Eveline and Big Bad World as Melissa.
Lucy made her stage debut from Terry Johnson's West End where she played the role of Elaine. She has also worked at the Bush theatres and Royal Court.
In 2006, Punch portrayed the role of Melanie in Are You Ready For Love? which won her the Best Actress Award at the Monaco International Film Festival. The same year she appeared in Stingray as Lucy and in the television show Agatha Christie's Poirot as Susannah Henderson.
In 2010, Lucy starred in Woody Allen's film You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger alongside Antonio Banderas, Josh Brolin, Theo James, Neil Jackson, Gemma Jones, and others. She also appeared in Vexed as DI Kate Bishop for three episodes.
Lucy played the role of sanctimonious school teacher Amy Squirrel in Bad Teacher co-starring alongside Cameron Diaz, Justin Timberlake, Phyllis Smith, and Jason Segel. In the same year she also starred in A Good Old Fashioned Orgy andTake Me Home Tonight.
Since 2016, Lucy is portraying the role of Amanda in the BBC comedy series Motherland alongside Anna Maxwell Martin, Diane Morgan, Oliver Chris, and so on. She also appeared in New Girl playing the role of Genevieve for three episodes.
In 2018, Lucy made an appearance in an American Balck comedy-drama A Series of Unfortunate Events alongside stars like Neil Patrick Harris, Patrick Warburton, Louis Hynes, and many others.
Lucy Punch's Personal Life
Lucy was in a relationship with James D Arcy who she met in the set of Come Together (2002). The pair dated for six years before parting their ways in 2007. The reason behind their split was not revealed to the public, however.
In July 2015, Lucy gave birth to her first child Rex. However, she has not disclosed about the father of her child. Besides this, there is no information regarding Lucy's married life or husband. She might be in a secret relationship or married to someone but has not disclosed anything about it.
Lucy Punch's Body Measurements
Lucy has a well-managed slim body build with hourglass body shape.
Height: She stands 5 feet 8 inches tall.
Weight: Lucy weighs 58 kg.
Eye Color: Green
Hair Color: Blonde
Figure: 36-25-35 inches
Lucy Punch's Net Worth
Lucy, who began professional acting career in 1998 and working with high profile celebrities, clearly shows that she earns a high figure of salary.
As of early 2019, Lucy Punch's net worth is reported to be around $3 million. Focusing on her career, we can assume that her fortune might grow in the near future.