The English actress Imogen Poots first came into prominence after starring in the Sci-Fi horror 28 Weeks Later and the action movie Need For Speed in 2014. She has several accolades to prove her talent and a long list of acting credits.
Let’s discuss her early life, career, and relationships. But, first, let’s have a quick look at some facts!
|Birth Date||June 3, 1989|
|Birth Place||Hammersmith, London, England, United Kingdom|
|Net Worth||$2 million|
|Height||5′ 4½” (1.64 m)|
|Ethnicity||Northern Irish, Dutch, English, Scottish|
Imogen Gay Poots is the daughter of Fiona Goodall, a journalist and voluntary worker from Bolton, and Trevor Poots, a current affairs television producer from Belfast, Northern Ireland. Also, her birth date is 3 June 1989. Likewise, she has a star sign of Gemini. Imogen grew up in Chiswick with an older brother Alex, who works as a model.
Poots holds British citizenship. However, her ancestry includes Northern Irish, Dutch, English, and Scottish. On the other hand, Imogen received a private education from Bute House Preparatory School for Girls, Queen’s Gate School, and Latymer Upper School. In the same way, she was studying to be a veterinary surgeon but attended Young Blood Theatre on Saturdays to work on her improvisation skills. As a result, she got engrossed in acting and abandoned her initial career motives.
The British actress is 30 years old at present. Imogen has a shorter height compared to most actresses hailing from Britain but stands proudly at 5′ 4½” (1.64 m) and weighs around 52 kg (115 lbs). Also, Imogen possesses a petit figure that measures 34-inches of the bust, 24-inches of the waist, and 34-inches of hips. Overall, she remains physically fit as part of her daily routine.
Further, she wears a dress size of 4, a bra size of 32B, and a shoe size of 8. Contrarily, her most distinctive feature is her bright blonde hair, bucked teeth that compliments her smile. Further, it is her striking blue eyes that captivate anyone who sees her.
Imogen’s career started in 2004 with a small role in a television series called Casualty. After that, she landed a role in one of the best movies of that decade, V for Vendetta, where she portrayed Young Valerie Page. However, it was in 2007 that she appeared in a critical role. 28 Weeks later, a sequel to 2002‘s 28 Years Later, is a post-apocalyptic horror film that saw Imogen Poots as Tammy Harris, one of the children immune to the “Rage Virus.”
In like manner, she appeared in Wish and Have Had, which are short films. Imogen Poots has several acting credits. Let’s discuss some. Me and Orson Welles, Cracks, Walking Madison, Solitary Man, Centurion, and Chatroom were some of her earlier movies. Besides these, in 2011, Imogen appeared in the film Jane Eyre that starred Mia Wasikowska and Michael Fassbender.
In the same year, Imogen appeared alongside Anton Yelchin in Fright Night. She played the role of Amy Peterson. The following year she appeared in A Late Quartet that had Christopher Walken and the late great Philip Seymour Hoffman in the leading character. The movie made a premiere at Toronto International Film Festival in 2012.
In 2013, she made an appearance in the biographical documentary Greetings from Tim Buckley and similarly went onto appear in the biopic of Jimi Hendrix titled Jimi: All Is by My Side. The same year, she appeared alongside James McAvoy in the black comedy crime movie Filth as Amanda Drummond. In 2014, she starred alongside Zac Efron in the romantic comedy That Awkward Moment which also featured Michael B. Jordan and Miles Teller.
Another significant boost for her career was her role in Need For Speed, the movie adapted from the video game series of the same name. It was mildly successful in the box office but received a good response from the fans. Further, Imogen appeared In Knight of Cups, Green Room, Frank & Lola, Killing for Love, Sweet Virginia, Mobile Homes, and I Kill Giants.
Furthermore, Imogen appeared in 3 movies in 2019. The Art of Self-Defense, Vivarium, Castle in the Ground, and Black Christmas are her latest movies. Moreover, Imogen will appear in The Father, which is currently in post-production. At the same time, her tv credits include Miss Austen Regrets, Bouquet of Barbed Wire, Christopher and His Kind, and Roadies. Imogen landed a role in Y, an American series, and we can spot her as Hero Brown.
Very prominent in the acting industry since 2006, she has a staggering net worth of $2 million. Although her salary details are under review, she makes a significant amount from movies.
It is evident that her unrelenting efforts and talent are what made her successful today, and she will not stop anytime soon. We hope to see her in more amazing movies that showcase her talent.
At one point during her career, fans speculated that she was dating actor Penn Badgley. It was just a rumor. In 2014, Imogen made a movie with Zac Efron, and the two were seen together for quite some time. But, we are unsure if she ever dated him.
Nonetheless, Imogen was in a relationship with Russian-American Anton Yelchin. Their relationship lasted only a year, starting from August 2010. However, rumors have it that Imogen Poots is dating the British actor James Norton.
We are sad to inform you that Imogen doesn’t have any social media profiles at the moment. We will update this as soon as we find out more!
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