Louise Brealey Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 29 Oct, 2021
Facts of Louise Brealey
Date of Birth: 1979 , March-27
Age: 42 years old
Birth Nation: England
Height: 5 Feet 3 Inch
Name Louise Brealey
Nick Name Loo Brealey
Nationality English
Birth Place/City Bozeat, Northamptonshire
Ethnicity White
Working For Movies and Television series
Net Worth $2 million
Married No
Education Kimbolton School, Girton College, Cambridge
Online Presence Instagram, Twitter
Movies Containment, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, and more
TV Show Casualty, Sherlock, Ripper Street, Clique, A Discovery of Witches, and Back
Siblings Karl Brealey
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Born and raised in Bozeat, Northamptonshire, Louise Brealey is an English actress, writer, and journalist. She is best known for playing Molly Hooper in the crime series Sherlock. Her other notable film and television credits are Containment, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, A Discovery of Witches, and Back.

Short Bio Of Louise Brealey: Age, Height, And Education

Louise Brealey was born on March 27, 1979, in Bozeat, Northamptonshire, England. Her grandfather's name is Phil Davis. She has a brother named Karl Brealey.

For her education, she attended Kimbolton School on a scholarship and enrolled at Girton College, Cambridge. She took drama classes at the Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute in New York City. 

She is 42 years old as of now. She has a height of 5 feet 3 inches /1.6 meters. She is English by nationality and white by ethnicity.

Acting Success: Famous For 'Sherlock'

Louise Brealey got her television debut in BBC drama Casualty from 2002-2004. She has since appeared in television series such as Bleak House, Mayo, and Hotel Babylon.

From 2010-2017, she played Molly Hooper in the crime television series Sherlock. She was featured in the comedy-drama film The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel in 2011.

Sherlock star Louise Brealey posing of the picture SOURCE: [email protected]

She was cast as Amelia Frayn in the TV series Ripper Street in 2014. She appeared as Jude McDermid in the thriller television series Clique in 2017. Since 2017, she is starring as Cass in the sitcom Back.   

Brealey acted as Gillian Chamberlain in the Sky One series A Discovery of Witches, starring Edward BluemelOwen Teale, and Aiysha Hart in 2018.

A year later, she joined the cast of the television series The Widow as Beatrix and appeared in the crime drama television series Gomorrah

In 2020, the actress was seen as Donna Harman in the TV series Death in Paradise and was cast as Sarah Hargreaves in the series Exile.

Estimated Net Worth Of $2 Million

Louise Brealey has earned a good amount of riches from her professional life as an actress, writer, and journalist. As of May 2021, she has accumulated an estimated net worth of $2 million from her career.

Starting in 2001, the actress has worked in numerous television and films like Containment, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, A Discovery of Witches, and Back.

She has also worked for popular magazines such as Premiere UK, Empire, SKY, The Face, Neon, among others.

Does She Have A Boyfriend?

While talking about her personal life, Sherlock star once revealed having a boyfriend through her social media. She even uploaded her boyfriend's picture on her Twitter on April 13, 2016. 

Twitter post of Louise Brealey SOURCE: [email protected] Brealey

However, there are no details or confirmation of her unknown boyfriend. As of her current relationship status, she claims to be possibly single, according to some resources. Moreover, her on-screen romance with TV husband actor Benedict Cumberbatch in the crime series Sherlock is also quite popular among fans. 

As for her social media, she is active on her self-titled Twitter currently with 173.5 k followers. Similarly, her Instagram under the handle @mslouisebrealey has nearly 50 thousand followers as of now.