Eleanor Tomlinson is a beautiful and talented actress recognized for her famous role as Demelza in the BBC One TV Series Poldark. She has also starred in several popular films and TV shows like Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging, Alice in Wonderland, Jack the Giant Slayer, and The White Queen.
Not many people have what it takes to survive in the entertainment industry for long but Eleanor has proven that she does. The stunning actress has been in the entertainment industry since 2005, and in that time, she has built a career any actress would be lucky to have. Here’s more info on British talent.
Who Is Eleanor Tomlinson?
Eleanor Tomlinson was born on the 19th of May 1992 in London to Malcolm Tomlinson and Judith Hibbert. It is safe to say she comes from a family of entertainers as her mother was a singer while her father was an actor before becoming a horse racing commentator.
Eleanor has a brother named Ross Tomlinson who is an actor, just like she is. At a very young age, Eleanor and her family relocated to Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire in England. As a child, she indicated an interest in acting and became a member of Stagecoach Theatre Art School in Beverley.
She then attended Beverley High School but eventually, the young star dropped out in her final year to pursue acting full-time.
Eleanor Tomlinson Career
Knowing for a fact that she always wanted to be an actress, Eleanor began her career in the film Falling in 2005; in the movie, she portrayed the character – Little Daphne. She then gained recognition in 2006 when she appeared as Young Sophie in The Illusionist. The next year, she played Agnes Muller in Einstein and Eddington.
Eleanor Tomlinson’s career continued to blossom and in 2008, she starred as Jas in the teenage film Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging. Her teenage character Jas was BFF with Georgia who is the main character of the film. The film was a hit and turned the stars into teen icons.
In 2009, Eleanor Tomlinson landed a role in the TV series The Sarah Jane Adventures, playing the role of an alien called Eve. The actress then received a role in the blockbuster film Alice in Wonderland as Fiona Chataway and then in 2010, she was cast as Miru in the TV show The Lost Future.
All through 2013, she received more major roles in notable films and TV shows, leading to growth in her fame and recognition. Some of the roles she played include as Xenya in the film Siberian Education, as well we as her role as Princess Isabelle in Jack And The Giant Slayer – a role she landed after an extensive search by the production team. Eleanor Tomlinson also starred in the drama series The White Queen as Isabel Neville, Duchess of Clarence.
The stunning actress then landed the role of Lara in The Curse of Styria in 2014. Shortly after, she got her hit role in the BBC One TV series Poldark in 2015. On the show, she portrayed Demelza Poldark, the feisty wife of Ross Poldark, the show’s titular character which is portrayed by Irish actor, Aiden Turner.
Other productions Eleanor Tomlinson has been involved in are Alleycats (2016) as Danni, Loving Vincent (2017) as Adeline Ravoux, Ordeal by Innocence (2018) as Mary Durrant, and Colette (2018) as Georgie Raoul-Duval.
Eleanor Tomlinson has had two relationships in the public eye. Her first major relationship was Ben Atkinson, an actor, and stunt double. The relationship began in 2015 but unfortunately ended in June 2017.
Later, it was reported that Eleanor was in a romantic relationship with her Poldark co-star Harry Richardson. Their relationship was confirmed when Harry and Eleanor locked lips publicly in Wimbledon. Sadly, after a year together, the two went their separate ways.
Eleanor Tomlinson was recently seen having a flirtatious hangout with cricket sportsman – Johnny Bairstow at Aintree Racecourse. However, the rumors of a relationship between the two were never confirmed.
Is She Married, Who Is Her Husband Or Boyfriend?
It is common for the media to speculate about the marital status of celebrities and Eleanor Tomlinson is not exempted from this. Currently, the actress is not married; she has instead chosen to focus on her career, building a reputable name in the industry. As far as decisions go, choosing to focus on her career is definitely a worthwhile one. She also has no known boyfriend.