Famous British actress Bonnie Wright best known for her role in the very famous film adaptation of J.K Rowling‘s Harry Potter films is also an award-winning model who has represented top designers and jewelers in the fashion world.
Bonnie’s launch into stardom came about by a chance audition by her elder brother for a part in the Harry Potter series. She aced the auditions, scored the part and has since gone on to make the most use of her time in the spotlight to showcase her skills and talent as well as prove that she can execute any given part to perfection.
Bonnie Wright’s Bio
The British model and actress who has the full name Bonnie Francesca Wright was birthed on the 17th of February 1991, in London, United Kingdom. She happens to be the second child of the family with one older brother named Lewis. Her parents, Teague and Garry Wright founded the jewelry company called Wright & Teague.
Bonnie studied at the Prior Western Primary School then proceeded to the King Alfred School in North London where she had her high school education and for her university education, she went to London’s University of Arts: London College of Communication, where she earned a Bachelor’s Arts Degree upon graduation in 2012.
Bonnie made her debut film appearance at a very young age in the film Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone in 2001, where she was given a small role. Her role expanded in the second edition of the film, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2001), but in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004), she had a finite time on screen. In the next installment of the film, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005), she had a long screen time where she played the role of a supporting actress.
Subsequently, her stellar performance promoted her appearance in the series so that she played prominent roles in Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007) and in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009). Next, Bonnie Wright landed the role of a central character in the two parts of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallow in 2010 and 2011.
Aside from featuring in the Harry Potter films, Bonnie Wright has also made appearances in other films as she is known to have starred in the movie Stranded (2002) where she acted the role of Young Sarah Robinson. She was cast as the lead role in the movie Agatha Christie: A Life in Pictures (2004) as Agatha Christie. Bonnie also landed roles in films like The Sea (2013), After the Dark (2013), Before I Sleep (2014), Geography of the Heart (2013), My Dad Is Scrooge (2014), Who Killed Nelson Nutmeg? (2015) and A Christmas Carol (2009) among many others.
The talented actress who is now the owner of Bon Bon Lumiere Production has also ventured into directing and scriptwriting making her directorial debut with the 2012 movie Separate We Come, Separate We Go in which she featured David Thewlis who was also in the Harry Potter films with her. Subsequently, Bonnie has directed films like 2018 Know Thyself Medusa’s Ankles as well as the music video Sea Ess among many others.
Beyond the big and small screen, Bonnie Wright is also an acclaimed model who won the 2011 Most Edgy Look Award given by the Rodial Beautiful Awards. In the same year, she was on the cover of The Financial Times magazine How to Spend It edition. Later that year, she was also featured as a model at the London Fashion Week and in 2013 she modeled for jewelry maker Dominic Jones for charity purposes.
Although the actual amount the British actress earns as a salary is not available, her net worth is ranked at $12 million which is what she has made as an actress and model over the years.
Is Bonnie Wright Married?
Bonnie Wright is known to have been in several relationships in the past. She got engaged in 2011 to Jamie Campbell, her fellow actor from the Harry Potter films but the relationship ended after one year.
Sources also have it that she dated Simon Hammerstein but the relationship was short-lived as she moved on to Jacob Artist for a period of time before they also parted ways after a year. As of now, the actress cum model is not married as no records have shown that she is.
Other Interesting Facts
Bonnie has a height of 5 feet 6 inches with a bodyweight of 55kg. Her slim physique also consists of a waist size of 24 inches, a bust size of 32 inches, and a hip size of 34 inches.
Social Media Presence
As a model and actress, Bonnie has a very active online presence on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter as she is known to have more than 285k followers on Facebook, 731k followers on Twitter, and 1.4 million followers on Instagram.