Ophelia Lucy Lovibond
19 February 1986
|Alma mater||University of Sussex|
Ophelia Lucy Lovibond (born 19 February 1986) is an English actress. She is known for her roles as Carina in the film Guardians of the Galaxy, Izzy Gould in the BBC's W1A, Joyce Prigger in HBO's Minx, and Kitty Winter in CBS's Elementary.
Early life and education
Ophelia Lovibond grew up in Shepherd's Bush, London, in a single-parent family. Her mother worked as a Chartered Psychologist at Wormwood Scrubs Prison. She has a brother and a sister. Lovibond attended Latymer Upper School on a scholarship. She also attended the Young Blood theatre company, a youth drama club, in Hammersmith. She graduated from the University of Sussex with a degree in English Literature in 2008.
She appeared in Season 17 Ep 2 of Heartbeat.
She appeared in a guest role in the 2019 series Whiskey Cavalier as MI6 agent Emma Davies.
She stars as Joyce Prigger in the HBO comedy series Minx.
Lovibond made her film debut in Roman Polanski's Oliver Twist in 2005. She had a part in the John Lennon biopic Nowhere Boy. She played a leading role in the film 220.127.116.11, and had roles in the 2011 films London Boulevard, No Strings Attached and Mr. Popper's Penguins. Lovibond played Teri in the BFI/BBC film based on the award winning novel, 8 Minutes Idle, and Carina, The Collector's slave, in the 2014 film Guardians of the Galaxy.
She married actor Henry Pettigrew on May 1, 2022.
|2006||Crusade in Jeans||Isabella|
|Shadows in the Sun||Kate|
|2011||No Strings Attached||Vanessa|
|Mr. Popper's Penguins||Pippi Pepenopolis|
|2012||8 Minutes Idle||Teri|
|The Poison Tree||Biba Capel|
|2013||A Single Shot||Abbie|
|Thor: The Dark World||Carina||Cameo|
|2014||Guardians of the Galaxy|
|2016||Tommy's Honour||Meg Drinnen|
|The Autopsy of Jane Doe||Emma|
|2020||Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made||Patty Failure|
|2000||The Wilsons||Poppy Wilson||6 episodes|
|2003||Single||Rachel Barton||6 episodes|
|The Bill||Carly Flint||“Antecedent”, “Fatality”|
|Loving You||Alice||Television film|
|2005||Casualty||Jude Greer||Episode: "Running out of Kisses"|
|Nathan Barley||Mandy||Episode #1.5|
|2006–2007||Holby City||Jade McGuire||Recurring role, 9 episodes|
|2007||The Bill||Serena Black||Episode: "A Model Murder: Part 1"|
|Heartbeat||Charlie Prentice||E2 S17 “Heirs Apparent”|
|2008||Messiah: The Rapture||Lucy Waite||Miniseries, 2 episodes|
|Delta Forever||Roxy||Episode: "Pilot"|
|2009||Lewis||Jessica Rattenbury||Episode: "The Point of Vanishing"|
|FM||Daisy||Main role, 6 episodes|
|2012||Titanic: Blood & Steel||Kitty Carlton||Main role, 12 episodes|
|The Poison Tree||Biba Capel||TV Mini-series, 2 episodes|
|2014||Inside No. 9||Rachel||Episode: "Sardines"|
|Mr. Sloane||Robin||Main role, 6 episodes|
|2014–2017||W1A||Izzy Gould||Main role, 14 episodes|
|2014–2015, 2017, 2019||Elementary||Katheryn "Kitty" Winter||Recurring role, 15 episodes|
|2016||Hooten & the Lady||Lady Alexandra Lindo-Parker||Lead role, 8 episodes|
|2019||Whiskey Cavalier||Emma Davies||4 episodes|
|2020||Feel Good||Binky||5 episodes|
|2020||Roadkill||Susan Laurence||Episode: #1.3|
|2021||What If...?||Carina (voice)||Episode: "What If... T'Challa Became a Star-Lord?"|
|2022||Minx||Joyce Prigger||Lead role|
|TBA||Real Love (Yes, It's Real Love!)||Stacey||Post-production|
|2013||Gabrielle Aplin||"Please Don't Say You Love Me"|
|2018||Nightfall, Bridge Theatre London||Lou|
- Gilbert, Gerard (16 February 2015). "Ophelia Lovibond on Elementary, schooldays and living with that name". The Independent. Archived from the original on 24 May 2022.
- Cole, Olivia (18 March 2011). "From Hammersmith To Hollywood; Who Needs Hoity-Toity RADA When an Unpretentious Drama Club Is Offering a One-Way Ticket to Stardom?". Evening Standard. Retrieved 21 February 2015.
- "Notable alumni search results". University of Sussex. Retrieved 22 October 2020.
- Clair, Stephanie (28 May 2014). "Ophelia Lovibond – a flower child for today". The Glass Magazine. Retrieved 10 January 2015.
- "Review: 'Nowhere Boy'". Variety.
- Empire's 18.104.22.168 Movie Review
- Kit, Borys (22 April 2013). "'Guardians of the Galaxy' Adds One More to Cast (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Archived from the original on 24 April 2013. Retrieved 22 April 2013.
- Blackmon, Joe (8 November 2013). "Thor: The Dark World After The Credits Detailed Explanation". Comicbook.com. Retrieved 10 November 2013.
- Hewis, Ben (10 June 2016). "Further casting announced for The Libertine". What's On Stage. Retrieved 22 October 2020.
- Grubs, Jefferson (13 November 2014). "Who Plays Kitty on 'Elementary'? Ophelia Lovibond Is a British TV Star with Marvel Ties". Bustle.