Daisy RidleyLast updated: January 7, 2020
- 10 Apr 1992Age: 27
- United Kingdom
- Actress, Voice Artist
Zodiac sign Aries
Sexual orientation Straight
- Height: 5.7 ft
- Weight: 121 lb
35 24 34 in
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
- Eye Color: Hazel
Who Is Daisy Ridley?
Daisy Ridley (born April 10 1992) is an English actress and film producer. The actress became famous overnight when she was cast as Rey in Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015) and Star wars: The Last Jedi (2017).
Now, she is again appearing in Star Wars: The rise of Skywalker (2019). She also played the character Hannah in the horror film Scrawl (2015).
She began her acting career appearing in the Theatre plays in 2010 where she portrayed Nancy in the musical play The Boy Friend.
Daisy Ridley also is a professional photographer.
- Birth Name: Daisy Jazz Isobel Ridley
- Nationality: British
- Nickname: Daisy
- Religion: Christianity
- Ethnicity: Caucasian Descent
- Father: Chris Ridley (Photographer)
- Mother: Louise Fawkner-Corbett (Banker)
- Siblings: Poppy Sophia Ridley (Older Sister), Kika-Rose Ridley (Older Sister) (Model)
- Beautiful eyes
- Dimpled smile
Daisy Ridley Movies
Daisy Ridley Dating, Boyfriend
- Tom Bateman (2017-Present) Daisy and Tom Bateman have been dating since 2017. They got engaged in June 2019.
- Charlie Hamblett (2015 - 2016) The couple dated from 2015 to 2016.
Daisy Ridley Pets
Daisy Ridley Quotes
- "Hope makes people good, a lot of the time. You hope for a brighter future, and resentment is outweighed." - Daisy Ridley
- "Rey is so strong. She's cool and smart and she can look after herself. Young girls can look at her and know that they can wear trousers if they want to. That they don't have to show off their bodies." - Daisy Ridley
- "Maybe I should pretend like I'm not insecure, but I really am. This movie is going to come out and... will people like it? Will they like Rey?" - Daisy Ridley
- "I don't know if I can prepare for what's to come because I don't know what will." - Daisy Ridley
- "Goals are ever-changing. I didn't set out to be in a 'Star Wars' film but now I've been in one." - Daisy Ridley
- "I've never been one for crushing on famous people." - Daisy Ridley
- "I liked 'Star Wars,' but I wasn't an uberfan like many people are." - Daisy Ridley
- "My film knowledge is pretty shocking. I'm trying to correct that." - Daisy Ridley
- "I actually wanted to be a zookeeper when I was 5." - Daisy Ridley
Hobbies and Favorite things
- Working out
- Listening to music
- Watching movies
Daisy Ridley Fears and Phobias
- Daisy Ridley’s biggest fear is being buried alive
Daisy Ridley Facts
She got her first tattoo at the age of 15. She got the tattoos of three stars on her left foot.
She is left-handed, but when on screen, she eats and writes with her left hand, but uses her staff and shoots using her right hand.
She used to be a bartender right before she was cast in Star Wars.
Besides being an actress, Ridley is a singer, model, dancer and also trained in musical theater.
She voiced the role of Rey in the 2015 video game, Disney Infinity 3.0.
She is allergic to cats.
Daisy is the youngest in her family.
Awards and Achievements
Best Actress in Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Best Breakthrough Performance in Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Breakthrough Artist - International in Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015)
- During August 2016, she receives massive criticism for the anti-gun violence message on her Instagram profile. Then, she removes it from her official account.