Lucy Boydton is a British-American actress. She is recognized for her debut movie as a young Beatrix Potter in Miss Potter (2006) which was nominated for Young Artist Award. She is also well known for her roles in films such as 'Apostle,' 'Sing Street,' 'Murder on the Orient Express,' and 'Bohemian Rhapsody.'
Lucy Boyton was born on January 17, 1994, in New York City, US. However, she grew up in southeast London by her parents, journalists Graham Boynton and Adriaane Pielou. She has an elder sister Emma Boyton. She holds both United State and United Kingdom citizenship.
Lucy studied at 'Blackheath High School' in southeast London, England, and then at 'James Allen's Girls' School' in Dulwich, South London.
At the age of ten, she realized she wanted to act and in 2006, when she was 11, she made her film debut with the role of young Beatrix Potter in Miss Potter.
In 2012, Lucy Boyton was nominated for Best Performance in a Feature Film for her role in Miss Potter. The next year, Lucy played Posy Fossil, and in the 'BBC' film Ballet Shoes also essayed the role of Margaret Dashwood in the 'BBC's serial Sense and Sensibility.
Boynton appeared as Henrietta Norton in the TV movie Mo in 2010. The following year, she played for the first female lead in any TV series as a guest role in the British TV detective drama Lewis. Lucy starred as Esther Hagadorn in the 2013 Canadian–American film Copperhead.
Following this, she has seen as a mysterious model named Raphina in the 2016 comedy-drama film Sing Street. In 2017, she was cast as Countess Helena Andrenyi in the film adaptation of Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient Express.
Boynton played the role of Mary Austin in the movie Bohemian Rhapsody released in 2018. This movie made her earn a Screen Actors Guild Award nomination for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.
She then starred in many movies, BritBox's Why Didn't They Ask Evans?, as well as Netflix's The Pale Blue Eye, a film based on Louis Bayard's Gothic thriller novel of the same name.
Lucy Boynton is currently dating popular actor Rami Malek. She met her boyfriend while filming the movie Bohemian Rhapsody in 2018. Since then they have developed feelings for each other. They tried to keep their relationship secret but the media left no opportunities to click them together.
In 2019, when Rami won Oscar Award for Best Actor, he thanked Lucy during his acceptance speech saying,
Lucy Boynton, you are the heart of this film, you are beyond immensely talented, you have captured my heart
From that moment, their secret became no more secret. The love birds are very much in love with each other and have been in relation for 5 years.
Lucy has become part of several TV series and movies. She is a professional actress. She has been able to make a pretty impressive amount of money through her acting career. The total net worth is estimated to be $ 3 million dollars, as of 2022.
In January 2019, Lucy and Rami were spotted packing on PDA in a car together, as per Daily Mail.
The two are rumored to have a house worth £12.95 million in London.