Ella Purnell


STARmeter
Top 5000
Up 81 this week
Other
2:52 | Other
Ella Purnell was born in London, U.K. She is best known for her roles in Tim Burton's Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children (2016), in BBC One's Ordeal By Innocence (2017) and Starz' Sweetbitter (2017), in which she plays the series lead role of Tess in the adaptation of Stephanie Danler's hit novel of the same name. See full bio »

What We're Watching in November

We break down the best movies and series to watch in November in theaters and streaming.

See the IMDb Editors' picks

Child Stars, Then and Now

These successful stars have us asking, "Remember when?"

See all the photos

Celebrity Best Friends

These stars put the "best" in BFF.

See the gallery

On Prime Video

Editorial Lists

Related lists from IMDb editors

a list of 100 people
updated 11 months ago
 
a list of 26 images
updated 13 May 2021
 
a list of 14 images
updated 30 Aug 2016
 

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 41 people
created 09 Apr 2019
 
a list of 37 people
created 09 Jan 2021
 
a list of 41 people
created 16 Jan 2020
 
a list of 45 people
created 17 Jul 2013
 
a list of 43 people
created 28 Feb 2021
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDb page

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Ella Purnell's work have you seen?

User Polls

"Yellowjackets" Cast In and Out of Character

Take a look at Christina Ricci and the rest of the "Yellowjackets" cast in and out of character.

See the gallery

7 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Known For

Wildlike Mackenzie
(2014)
Kick-Ass 2 Dolce
(2013)
Never Let Me Go Young Ruth
(2010)

Filmography

Jump to: Actress | Producer | Self
Hide Hide Show Show Actress (26 credits)
 2023 Fallout (TV Series) (filming)
- Episode #1.4 (2023)
- Episode #1.3 (2023)
- Episode #1.2 (2023)
- Episode #1.1 (2023)
 2022 Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas (TV Series) (post-production)
Kate Ward
 2021-2022 Star Trek: Prodigy (TV Series)
Gwyn / Female Enderprizian / Enderprizians
- Masquerade (2022) ... Gwyn (voice)
- Crossroads (2022) ... Gwyn (voice)
- All the World's a Stage (2022) ... Gwyn / Female Enderprizian / Enderprizians (voice)
- Let Sleeping Borg Lie (2022) ... Gwyn (voice)
- Asylum (2022) ... Gwyn (voice)
 2022 Star Trek Prodigy: Supernova (Video Game)
Gwyndala (voice)
 2021-2022 Yellowjackets (TV Series)
Teen Jackie
- Sic Transit Gloria Mundi (2022) ... Teen Jackie
- Doomcoming (2022) ... Teen Jackie
- Flight of the Bumblebee (2022) ... Teen Jackie
- No Compass (2021) ... Teen Jackie
- Saints (2021) ... Teen Jackie
 2021 Arcane (TV Series)
Jinx
- The Monster You Created (2021) ... Jinx (voice)
- The Boy Savior (2021) ... Jinx (voice)
- Oil and Water (2021) ... Jinx (voice)
- When These Walls Come Tumbling Down (2021) ... Jinx (voice)
- Everybody Wants to Be My Enemy (2021) ... Jinx (voice)
 2021 Army of the Dead
Kate Ward
 2020 Belgravia (TV Mini Series)
Lady Maria Grey
- Episode #1.6 (2020) ... Lady Maria Grey
- Episode #1.5 (2020) ... Lady Maria Grey
- Episode #1.4 (2020) ... Lady Maria Grey
- Episode #1.3 (2020) ... Lady Maria Grey
- Episode #1.2 (2020) ... Lady Maria Grey
 2018-2019 Sweetbitter (TV Series)
Tess
- Bodega Cat (2019) ... Tess
- Peach Treats (2019) ... Tess
- Truffles and Champagne (2019) ... Tess
- Entropy (2019) ... Tess
- Sec or Demi-Sec (2019) ... Tess
 2018 Oksijan (Short)
Inca
 2018 UFO
Natalie
 2018 Right Place Wrong Tim (Short)
 2018 Ordeal by Innocence (TV Mini Series)
Hester Argyll
- Episode #1.3 (2018) ... Hester Argyll
- Episode #1.2 (2018) ... Hester Argyll
- Episode #1.1 (2018) ... Hester Argyll
 2017 Access All Areas
Mia
 2017 Churchill
Helen Garrett
 2016 The Legend of Tarzan
Young Jane Body Double (uncredited)
 2015 Cyberbully (TV Movie)
Megan
 2014 Wildlike
Mackenzie
 2014 Maleficent
Teen Maleficent
 2013 Kick-Ass 2
Dolce
 2011/I Candy (Short)
Candy
 2011/I Intruders
Mia
 2010 Ways to Live Forever
Kaleigh (as Elena Purnell)
 2010 Never Let Me Go
Young Ruth
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (13 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Musical - Oliver! Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, London, UK

Official Sites:

Ella Purnell | Facebook | See more »

Alternate Names:

Elena Purnell

Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)

Children:

None
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

There's a joke in my family that I'm going to make a career out of playing other people's younger selves, I played the younger Keira [Keira Knightley], I've played the younger Angelina [Angelina Jolie] and more recently the young Margot Robbie. See more »

Trivia:

A native of London, England, she grew up with three younger half-siblings. See more »

Trademark:

Distinctive large hazel eyes

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed