|Born||Kerry Danielle Ingram
26 May 1999
Slough, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
|Years active||2009 – present|
|Known for||Matilda the Musical|
Kerry Danielle Ingram (born 26 May 1999) is a British child actress, best known for playing Matilda Wormwood in the musical Matilda and Shireen Baratheon in the HBO series Game of Thrones.
Before being cast in Matilda, Ingram first appeared in Oliver! as Workhouse child in the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane. In August 2010, Ingram was one for three girls announced for the lead role of Matilda Wormwood in the RSC's Matilda, a Musical; which was due to be performed in Stratford-upon-Avon's Courtyard Theatre. From November 2010 to January 2011 Ingram appeared in Matilda sharing her role with: Adrianna Bertola and Josie Griffiths. When Matilda transferred to the West End, four girls were announced for the title role: Cleo Demetriou, Ingram, Sophia Kiely and Eleanor Worthington Cox. In April 2012, Ingram won a Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Musical along with: Demetriou, Kiely and Worthington Cox. However, earlier that month Ingram had departed the show along with Sophia Kiely and was replaced by: Jade Marner and Isobelle Molloy. After completing Matilda, Ingram filmed a small part in Tom Hooper's Les Misérables in the song "Turning". Although, her part was cut from the final edit. In June 2012, she was cast as Shireen Baratheon, Stannis Baratheon's daughter, in the third season of the HBO fantasy TV series Game of Thrones. Ingram reprised the role in Season 4 and Season 5 
She also appeared in July 2013 in the Doctor Who Prom, singing The Rings of Akhaten with tenor Allan Clayton and collaborated with Spirit Young Performers Company in 2014 to produce an original song, 'Shine'.
Ingram lives in Warfield with her parents, Derek and Sally, her younger sister, Rachel Ann (born 2002), and her foster sister. She went to St Josephs Catholic Primary school in Bracknell, Berkshire, for her primary education. She attended Charters School in Sunningdale from 2010 to 2011 and has since attended Redroofs Theatre School in Maidenhead.In 2013 she joined Hurst Lodge school in Ascot, Berkshire. She suffers from brittle bone disease. Having regularly fractured her bones, she requires periodic infusions to reinforce them.
|2009||Robin Hood||Village child||Uncredited|
|2010||Burke and Hare||Street child||Uncredited|
|2012||Les Misérables||Turning Girl 8||Cut from final edit |
|2013–15||Game of Thrones||Shireen Baratheon||5 episodes|
|2013||Doctors||Lois Wren||Episode: 'Unsolved Mysteries'|
|2010||Oliver!||Workhouse child||Theatre Royal, Drury Lane|
|Matilda the Musical||Matilda Wormwood||Courtyard Theatre
November 2010 – 29 January 2011
November 2011 – 12 April 2012
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- "Cast sightings in Belfast ramp up, sets spotted and a baby brought in as Game of Thrones season five filming continues". Watchers On The Wall. 30 July 2014. Retrieved 11 October 2014.
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- Mark Shenton (28 March 2012). "Hayley Flaherty and Steve Furt Will Join Cast of West End's Matilda the Musical; New Matildas Also". PlayBill.com. Retrieved 14 April 2013.
- Jennie Slevin (11 January 2013). "Bracknell schoolgirls' roles in Les Miserables blockbuster". GetSurrey.co.uk. Retrieved 14 April 2013.
- Burns, Justin (30 February 2013). "Redroofs pupil to star in smash-hit TV series Game of Thrones". Maidenhead Advertiser. Retrieved 24 February 2013. Check date values in:
- Jeffery, Morgan (1 June 2012). "'Game of Thrones' casts 'Matilda' Kerry Ingram as Shireen Baratheon". Digital Spy. Retrieved 1 June 2012.
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- "Schoolgirl nominated for prestigious Olivier Award". maidenhead-advertiser.co.uk. Maidenhead Advertiser. 19 March 2012. Retrieved 6 September 2012.
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- Kerry Ingram at The Casting Website
- Kerry Ingram at the Internet Movie Database
- Kerry Ingram on Twitter