Emily Cox Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 24 May, 2020
Facts of Emily Cox
Date of Birth: 1985 , February-23
Age: 36 years old
Birth Nation: Austria
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Emily Cox
Nationality English
Birth Place/City Vienna, Austria
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $3 million
Salary $250 thousand per episode
Boyfriend Alexander Dreymon (Rumor)
Education Max Reinhardt Seminar
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Emily Cox is a British actress best known for playing the lead female role of Brida in the Netflix history series, The Last Kingdom. She is currently single but she was previously rumored to be dating her co-star Alexander Dreymon.

Born in Vienna, Austria

Emily Cox was born on February 23, 1985, the Vienna, Austria, under the birth sign Pisces. As of 2020, she is currently 35 years old.

Her father was British while her mother was Irish; they both are pianists. who originally came to Vienna to pursue their music career. Her parents, who later got a divorce, raised her as their only child in  Vienna, Austria.

Cox graduated from high school in 2003, and during her high school, she developed an interest in acting and performed in numerous plays.

Following her graduation, Cox joined the Max Reinhardt Seminar where she studied acting.

Acting Career

In 2008, Emily Cox signed a contract with the Theater in der Josefstadt in Vienna and started her career as a stage actor. 

Later in 2011, she moved to Berlin and then appeared in numerous movies and television series on German and Austrian TV. She made her screen debut in an episode of SOKO Donau in 2009.

In 2015, Cox was cast for the role of the viking woman Brida in the television series The Last Kingdom, and she has since been appearing on the series alongside Alexander DreymonIan HartEliza Butterworth and Millie Brady.

Cox has notably appeared numerous other hit movies such as The Fatherless (2011), The Silent Mountain (2014) and Head Full of Honey (2018). She has also notably portrayed Emily in the 2017 series Jerks.

Estimated Net Worth of $3 Million

Emily Cox is one of the successful actors, and there is no doubt that she earns a substantial amount of money for her performances in movies and series. According to online sources, Cox makes around $250 thousand for appearing on an episode of a series.

As for her net worth, Emily Cox has an estimated net worth of $3 million, as per the report. She is certainly living a lavish lifestyle with this amount of money.

Is She Dating a Boyfriend?

Taling about the personal life of Emily Cox, the Jerks star, 35, seems to be single at present. However, she was previously rumored to be dating her The Last Kingdom co-star Alexander Dreymon who portrays Uhtred of Bebbanburg on the series.

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Tonight at 10 p.m.! (UK-time)! Live Q&A with Alex and me on twitter! Use #ASKUHTRED ! @thelastkingdom #thelastkingdom #anactorslife #fun #losangeles

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They were spending a quality time together. However, none of the two ever confirmed if they were in a romantic relationship or they are just friends.


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