Hayley Atwell

Hayley Atwell Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | November 16, 2023

Date of Birth

5 / April / 1982


42 Years



Hayley Elizabeth Atwell, born on 5 April 1982, is a versatile actress of both British and American nationality. Originally from London, she honed her acting skills at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. Atwell made her debut on stage in 2005, starring in a production of Prometheus Bound. Since then, she has showcased her talent in numerous West End productions and has made notable appearances on television.

Hayley Atwell Net Worth, Age, Family, Biography & More

Hayley Elizabeth Atwell was indeed born on April 5th, 1982, in London, United Kingdom. Her notable breakthrough in the film industry came with her roles in three films: Cinderella, Captain America: The First Avenger, and Captain America: The Winter Soldier. These movies catapulted her to widespread recognition and established her reputation as a talented actress.


Hayley Atwell is the only child of her parents. Her mother, Alison, is a native of the United Kingdom, while her father, Grant, is an American photographer originally from Kansas City, Missouri. Although Hayley was born in the United Kingdom, she later relocated to the United States. As a result, she holds dual citizenship in both countries.

Early Life

Hayley Elizabeth Atwell, born on 5 April 1982 in London, is indeed the only child of her parents. Her mother, Allison Cain, is British, while her father, Grant Atwell, is an American photographer hailing from Kansas City, Missouri. Grant Atwell has Irish and partially Native American heritage. As a result, Hayley Atwell holds dual citizenship in both the United Kingdom and the United States.

Grant Atwell Hayley Atwell Father

Grant Atwell Hayley Atwell Father

Allison Cain Hayley Atwell Mother

Allison Cain Hayley Atwell Mother

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Evan Jones Hayley Atwell Boyfriend

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Hayley Atwell Childhood Pics

Hayley Atwell Childhood Pics


After attending Sion-Manning Roman Catholic Girls’ School in London, Hayley Atwell pursued her A-levels at the London Oratory School. Subsequently, she enrolled at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, where she underwent rigorous training for three years. In 2005, Atwell successfully completed her studies, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in acting.

Personal Life

In 2010, Hayley Atwell resided in a flat in London. However, in 2015, she relocated to Los Angeles to be closer to the production of Agent Carter, a television series in which she starred. Despite the move, Atwell maintained her personal base in London. During the filming of Captain America: The First Avenger in 2010, she took a three-month course in art history and haiku through the Open University.


Following her graduation in 2005, Hayley Atwell embarked on her career in the theater. She made her stage debut in the production of Prometheus Bound, a Greek tragedy where she portrayed a maiden exiled by Zeus. Her performance received significant critical acclaim, establishing her talent as an actress. Additionally, in the same year, Atwell made her television debut, taking on the role of Sabrina Guinness in the drama Whatever Love Means.

In 2006, she starred as Bianca in the Royal Shakespeare Company production, Women Beware Women. Also in the same year, she got her first major on-screen role, appearing as Catherine Fedden in BBC Two’s miniseries, The Line of Beauty, and also her first radio drama role in Doctor Who: Blood of the Daleks.

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Title Roles Year
Cassandra’s Dream Angela Stark 2007
How About You Ellie Harris 2007
Brideshead Revisited Julia Flyte 2008
The Duchess Elizabeth “Bess” Foster 2008
Love Hate Hate 2009
Tomato Soup Movie Star 2010
Captain America: The First Avenger Peggy Carter 2011
I, Anna Emmy 2012
The Sweeney DC Nancy Lewis 2012
Jimi: All Is by My Side Kathy Etchingham 2013
Agent Carter Peggy Carter 2013
Captain America: The Winter Soldier 2014
Testament of Youth Hope Milroy 2014
Cinderella Cinderella’s Mother 2015
Avengers: Age of Ultron Peggy Carter 2015
Ant-Man 2015
The Complete Walk: Cymbeline Imogen 2016
Christopher Robin Evelyn Robin 2018
Blinded by the Light Ms. Clay 2019
Avengers: Endgame Peggy Carter 2019
Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway Mittens 2021
Independent Miss Craigie Narrator 2022
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness Peggy Carter / Captain Carter 2022
Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning Part One Grace 2023
Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning Part Two 2024


Title Roles Year
Whatever Love Means Sabrina Guinness 2005
Fear of Fanny Jane 2006
The Ruby in the Smoke Rosa Garland 2006
The Line of Beauty Catherine “Cat” Fedden 2006
Mansfield Park Mary Crawford 2007
The Shadow in the North Rosa Garland 2007
The Prisoner Lucy / 4-15 2009
The Pillars of the Earth Aliena 2010
Any Human Heart Freya Deverell 2010
Falcón Consuelo Jiménez 2012
Playhouse Presents The Banker 2012
Restless Eva Delectorskaya 2012
Black Mirror Martha 2013
Life of Crime Denise Woods 2013
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Peggy Carter 2014
Agent Carter 2015–2016
Lip Sync Battle Herself 2016
Return of the Spider Monkeys Narrator 2016
Conviction Hayes Morrison 2016–2017
Avengers Assemble Peggy Carter 2017–2019
Howards End Margaret Schlegel 2017
The Long Song Caroline Mortimer 2018
3Below: Tales of Arcadia Zadra 2018–2019
Criminal: UK Stacey Doyle 2019
What If…? Peggy Carter / Captain Carter 2021-present
Tomb Raider Lara Croft TBA

Video Games

Title Role Year
Captain America: Super Soldier Peggy Carter 2011
Lego Marvel’s Avengers 2016


Title Roles Year
A View from the Bridge Catherine 2009
Dry Powder Jenny 2018
Major Barbara Barbara Undershaft 2008
Measure for Measure Angelo / Isabella 2018
Prometheus Bound Io / Force 2005
Rosmersholm Rebecca West 2019
The Faith Machine Sophie 2011
The Man of Mode Belinda 2007
The Pride Sylvia 2013
Women Beware, Women, Bianca 2006


Title Roles Year
Cassandra at the Wedding Cassandra Edwards 2017
Doctor Who: Blood of the Daleks Asha Gryvern 2006
Doctor Who: The Doomwood Curse Eleanor 2008
Doctor Who: The Sands of Life President Moorkurk 2013
Doctor Who: The Whispering Forest Seksa 2010
Ecco Jo Miles 2017
Felix Holt, the Radical Esther Lyon 2007
Ode to Saint Cecilia St. Cecilia 2017
The Leopard Angelica 2008
The Magus Lily 2016
The Martian Chronicles Spender 2014
The Merchant of Venice Portia 2018

Net Worth

As of 2023, Hayley Atwell’s estimated net worth is around $7 million dollars. She has achieved fame and recognition as an accomplished actress.

Net Worth (2023) $7 Million
Profession British and American actress
Monthly Income And Salary $40,000 +
Yearly Income And Salary $0.5 Million +
Last Updated 2023

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Body Measurements Not Yet Update
Birth Place London United Kingdom
Children Not Yet Update
Eye Color Dark brown
Hair Color Dark brown
Height In CM 170 CM
Height In Meter 1.70 M
Nationality British-American
Parents Father: Grant Atwell
Mother: Allison
Profession Actress
Siblings Not Yet Update
Spous Not Yet Update
Weight 65 Kg
143 Lbs
Zodiac Sign Aries


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