Carey Mulligan was born on 28 May 1985 in London.
The first major role she had in school - it was noticed by a casting assistant director of the tape, "Pride and Prejudice" (2005) and took a picture of Mulligan in the role of one of the younger sisters heroine Keira Knightley. Then, the young actress invited in a number of television projects: "Bleak House," "Miss Marple" and "Northanger Abbey".
In 2007, Mulligan starred opposite Daniel Radcliffe in the TV movie "My Boy Jack," and received his first award in my life - The Constellation Awards for an episode in the TV series "Doctor Who".
In 2008, Carey performed a central role in the film "The Best." This film was presented at the Sundance Film Festival and was nominated for the Grand Prix in the category "Drama".
A triumph for the actress was the picture of "Sentimental Education", published in early 2009. For this work, Mulligan received a BAFTA Award and was nominated for the "Golden Globe" and "Oscar". By the way, in 2009, came two more films with Cary - "Public Enemies" and "Brothers", but there have Carey small roles.
In the near future will come on the screens picture "Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps", "Do not let me go". In 2012, the actress planned two premieres: "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" and "My Fair Lady".
Carey Mulligan dating actor Shia LaBeouf - the young people met on the set of "Wall Street".