Flora Montgomery

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Flora Anne Selina Montgomery
Born (1974-01-04) 4 January 1974 (age 40)
Greyabbey, County Down, Northern Ireland

Flora Anne Selina Montgomery[1] (born 4 January 1974) is a Northern Irish actress.

Early life and family[edit]

She was born at her family's ancestral home in Greyabbey, County Down, Northern Ireland, and educated at Rockport School and Downe House, daughter of William Howard Clive Montgomery of Rosemount House and of Greyabbey, and second wife (m. 4 December 1965) Daphne Bridgeman (b. 9 April 1940).[2]

Her older brother and sisters are Hugh Geoffrey Clive Montgomery (b. 27 September 1966, m. Dunkeld Cathedral, Dunkeld, Perthshire, 5 September 2009 Laura Campbell), Rose Evelyn Montgomery (b. 26 May 1968) and Frances Mary Montgomery (b. 29 May 1970, m. 3 September 1994 Mark Henry Leo Adams, b. 8 May 1966, educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, and graduated from Corpus Christi College, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, with a Master of Arts (MA) degree[3]).[4]

Her maternal grandfather was Geoffrey Bridgeman.[5] She is a descendant of Ulster-Scottish Laird Hugh Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery.

Flora Montgomery studied drama at The Gaiety School of Acting in Dublin, Ireland. She graduated in 1994.

Career[edit]

In 2003, she was named as one of European film's Shooting Stars by European Film Promotion. Her notable TV appearances include The Bill as Emma, Urban Gothic, Pulling Moves and Midsomer Murders. She also acted in the 2001 film The Discovery of Heaven and in 2006 in Basic Instinct 2.

Montgomery also appeared in an episode of the medical series "Body Story 2" in 2001. In the episode, she played a woman named Phoebe Hamilton. The episode showed what happened to her character's body in response to a wasp sting. In 2012 she had a role in the pilot episode of ITV's Endeavour.

Filmography[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 1, page 499.
  2. ^ Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 1, page 499.
  3. ^ Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 1, page 818.
  4. ^ Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 1, page 499.
  5. ^ Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 1, page 499.

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