Posted on January 17, 2015
She’s the wife of 50 Shades of Grey star Jamie Dornan, but she’s a talented actor and singer in her own right performing under the name Slow Moving Millie.
Amelia Warner is born in Liverpool, England to actors Annette Ekblom and Alun Lewis.
Appears in Mansfield Park.
Appears in Quills.
Stars in the BBC adaptation of Lorna Doone.
Begins dating Colin Farrell and is rumored to have married him in a Tahiti resort.
Her relationship with Farrell comes to an end. She later tells the Independent about the breakup: “Like any first love it ended in tears and heartbreak.”
Stars in Winter Passing, co-starring Zooey Deschanel, Will Farrell and Ed Harris.
Plays Charlize Theron’s sister in Aeon Flux.
She decides to give up acting and pursue a music career under the name Slow Moving Millie. She tells the Independent why she chose that name: “I spent so much time figuring out what I wanted to do that the name Slow Moving Millie is a joke because I am so slow to work it out. Having been an actress, this felt like a different part of me. It is a separate identity.”
She writes and performs a song called “Beasts” that is used in a Virgin Media tv commercial.
“Beasts” is released as a single.
She signs a record deal with Island Records.
She releases a cover of The Smiths’ “Please, Please, Please, Let Me Get What I Want” which is used in tv commercials for British department store John Lewis for the 2011 Christmas season.
She tells The Sun that she and Colin Farrell were never legally married: “We had a ceremony on a beach in Tahiti that was by no means legal and we knew it wasn’t … It was just a thing we did on holiday.”
Marries actor Jamie Dornan in Somerset.
The couple announces they are expecting their first child.
It is announced that Dornan will play Christian Grey in the film adaptation of 50 Shades of Grey.
She gives birth to a baby girl named Dulcie.