Nico Parker

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Nico Parker
BornDecember 2004 (age 15)
OccupationActress
Parents

Nico Parker (born December 2004) is an English actress. Parker had her breakthrough and received recognition for her starring role as Milly Farrier in the Walt Disney Pictures film Dumbo (2019), directed by Tim Burton.[1]

She is the daughter of English film director and screenwriter Ol Parker, English actress Thandie Newton.[2][3]

Early life[edit]

Parker was born in December 2004 to English film director, screenwriter, and producer Ol Parker, and English actress Thandie Newton. She has one older sister, Ripley, and one younger brother, Booker. All three children were born via home births.[4]

Career[edit]

Parker made her acting debut and had her breakthrough starring as Milly Farrier in the film Dumbo (2019), directed by Tim Burton. The role brought her widespread recognition.[5][6]

She will next star alongside Naomie Harris and Jude Law in the upcoming HBO miniseries The Third Day (2020).[7] She will also star alongside her mother as Zoe in the film Reminiscence (2021).[8][9]

Filmography[edit]

Projects that have not yet been released Denotes projects that have not yet been released

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2019 Dumbo Milly Farrier
2021 Reminiscencedagger Zoe Post-production

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2020 The Third Day Ellie Post-production

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nico Parker Wonders Why Dumbo is a Kid's Movie". Interview. 28 March 2019. Archived from the original on 6 August 2019.
  2. ^ Maitland, Hayley (1 February 2019). "Meet Nico Parker, Thandie Newton's Daughter And The Star Of Disney's Dumbo Remake". British Vogue. Archived from the original on 15 May 2019. Retrieved 10 August 2020.
  3. ^ Watson, Elly (2 April 2019). "Meet the star of Disney's revival of Dumbo Nico Parker". Wonderland Magazine. Archived from the original on 26 May 2019. Retrieved 10 August 2020.
  4. ^ Eggenberger, Nicole (5 March 2014). "Thandie Newton welcomes baby boy Booker Jombe Parker in home birth". Us Weekly. Archived from the original on 5 March 2014. Retrieved 5 March 2014.
  5. ^ Alexander, Bryan (27 March 2019). "Meet the child stars of 'Dumbo': Finley Hobbins and Nico Parker (a dead ringer for her mom)". USA TODAY. Archived from the original on 26 May 2019. Retrieved 10 August 2020.
  6. ^ Comita, Jenny (9 August 2019). "Meet Nico Parker, Thandie Newton's Equally Talented—and Gorgeous—Teenage Daughter". W. Archived from the original on 22 August 2020. Retrieved 10 August 2020.
  7. ^ "Nico Parker to Star in 'The Third Day' by HBO". BCK Online. 26 September 2019. Archived from the original on 22 August 2020. Retrieved 10 August 2020.
  8. ^ Casely-Hayford, Alice (23 March 2020). "Thandie Newton talks power, prejudice & Westworld season 3". Net-A-Porter. Archived from the original on 22 August 2020. Retrieved 10 August 2020.
  9. ^ "Nico Parker - Curtis Brown". Curtis Brown. Archived from the original on 22 August 2020. Retrieved 10 August 2020.

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