Emma Hiddleston

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Emma Hiddleston
Born Emma Elizabeth Hiddleston
1986 (age 27–28)
London, England
Alma mater The Dragon School
University of Cambridge
Occupation Actress
Relatives Tom Hiddleston (brother)

Emma Elizabeth Hiddleston (born 1986)[1] is an English film, television, and stage actress. She attended The Dragon School in Oxford[2] and later the University of Cambridge.[3] She played Badge in the 2008 British film Unrelated, Miss Heasman in the 2011 London West End production of the Simon Gray play Butley with Dominic West,[4] and had a short recurring role on the television series Holby City. In 2009, she was nominated for a Stage Award for Best Actress for her role in the play Precious Little Talent.

Early life[edit]

Hiddleston was born to parents Diana Patricia (Servaes), a former stage manager and arts administrator, and James Norman Hiddleston, a scientist in physical chemistry who was the managing director of a pharmaceutical company. Her father is from Greenock, Scotland and her mother is from Suffolk, England. She is the youngest of three children, Sarah (eldest), a journalist in India, and Tom (middle), is also an actor. She was brought up in Wimbledon, in her early years, and later in Oxford. Her parents divorced when she was young. She went on to act at the Dragon School in Oxford, then continued on to the University of Cambridge.[citation needed]



Year Title Role Notes
2007 Unrelated Badge
2011 Lewis Student Chairman TV series (1 episode: "The Gift of Promise")
2012 Holby City Ella Barnes TV series (3 episodes)
2013 Father Brown Matilda Newell TV series (1 episode "The Mayor and the Magician")
2014 Endeavour Angela McGarrett TV series (1 episode "Neverland")


Year Title Role Venue
2006 Six Characters in Search of an Author Mother Cambridge University
2006 Betrayal Emma Corpus Christi Playroom[5]
2006 Beautiful Child Nan Corpus Christi Playroom
2006 Uncle Vanya Yelena Corpus Christi Playroom
2006 The Trial Leni/Miss Burstner/Inspector C Cubed, Edinburgh
2007 Violent Acts Amy ADC Theatre
2007 Motortown Helen ADC Theatre
2007 Once Upon A Time Bella ADC Theatre
2007 Oklahoma! Laurey Cambridge Arts Theatre
2007 The Comedy of Errors Luciana Queens College, Cloister Court
2009 The Dog in the Manger Dorotea Hoxton Hall[6]
2009 Precious Little Talent Joey Bedlam Theatre[7]
2011 Butley Miss Heasman Duchess Theatre

Awards and nominations[edit]


  1. ^ Lundy, Darryl (28 October 2012). "Person Page - 60027". The Peerage. Retrieved 29 November 2013. 
  2. ^ "OD News". The OD (Dragon School) 1: 22. 2011. 
  3. ^ "Emma Hiddleston". Hamilton Hodell Talent Management, UK. Retrieved October 7, 2011. 
  4. ^ a b "Emma Hiddleston: Miss Heasman". Butley, London, UK. Retrieved October 7, 2011. 
  5. ^ "Association of Cambridge Theatre Societies". Association of Cambridge Theatre Societies. Retrieved May 26, 2012. 
  6. ^ Tatham, Philippa (2009). "Dog In The Manger Verdict: Fast-paced, stylish, bright, spirited". Fringe Report. Retrieved May 26, 2012. 
  7. ^ Tripney, Natasha (May 5, 2009). "Precious Little Talent". music OMH. Retrieved May 26, 2012. 

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