Laura Carmichael – Age, Height, Biography, Net Worth, Career, Husband

Laura Carmichael is an 35 years old English actress popularly known for her amazing performances in Hollywood movies & TV Series.

Recently, Laura Carmichael is very much popular for her appearance in Drama-romance 2022 released movie “Downton Abbey: A New Era” for playing ‘Lady Edith’.

In this article you will find out everything about English actress Laura Carmichael – Age, Height, Biography, Net Worth, Career, Early & professional life, Husband.

Laura Carmichael Bio

Full NameLaura Elizabeth Carmichael
Birth NameNA
NicknameTucano, Lady Edith Crawley
Date of Birth16 July 1986 
Age35 years old as of 2022
Birth PlaceSouthampton, United Kingdom
HometownUnited Kingdom
SchoolThe Mountbatten School
UniversityPeter Symonds College, Bristol Old Vic Theatre School.
Zodiac SignCancer
Net Worth$2 Million (approx.)
Salary (per annum)NA
SpouseMichael C. Fox (m. 2018)
ChildrenLuca (1)
ParentsAndrew Carmichael,
Sarah Carmichael
SiblingsOlivia Carmichael,
Amy Carmichael

Laura Carmichael is a famous Film actress in English films and also in Television films and series. Laura was born on 16 July 1986 in Southampton, United Kingdom.

Her father Andrew Carmichael, Director for the Client Services in the Project and Development Services division for Asia Pacific. And her mother Sarah Carmichael, a Geochemist who studies what the chemistry of rocks and minerals can tell us about our environment, both today as well in deep time.

She has two sisters named, Olivia Carmichael, Amy Carmichael. Her grandfather’s cousin was Ian Carmichael, the actor famous for playing toffs such as Bertie Wooster.

She belongs to British Nationality. Laura’s most widely known for her performance as Lady Edith Crawley in the ITV (UK) and PBS (US) television period drama series Downton Abbey.

Her other work includes television series Marcella (2016), and the feature film A United Kingdom (2016).


Laura born in Southampton, United Kingdom. She started her schooling in The Mountbatten School, the year is unknown and later she continued her studies in Peter Symonds College.

Before she was graduated, Laura has spent in doing various jobs including Teaching Assistant, Receptionist, and also as Nanny while going to tiny auditions in fringe theatres.

Later in 2007, she got her graduation in Bristol Old Vic Theatre School in Bristol.

Early life

Laura Carmichael born on 16 July 1986, in Southampton, United Kingdom. Her parents Andrew Carmichael and Sarah Carmichael.

Her father is a software developer, her mother an NHS radiologist, but Carmichael is not without showbiz connections.

As a child, Laura Carmichael was educated at Shirley Junior School and The Mountbatten School in Southampton.

Carmichael started attending The Mountbatten School in the late 1990s and was reportedly voted “Most Likely To Be Famous” in her school year book in 2002.

From here she went on to study at Peter Symonds College in Winchester, which has many notable alumni such as Olympic gold medallist Sir Ben Ainsley and model Alexa Chung.

Carmichael then accepted a place at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School and graduated in 2007.

But despite her training in drama she did not immediately fall into a life of acting.

Laura has revealed that she spent two years working odd jobs as a teaching assistant, receptionist, and nanny. But she kept her dreams alive by going to auditions at fringe theatres.

Personal life

Laura at present lives in Camden, London. She don’t have any past relationships according to our survey. She has only one relationship with her co star Michael C. Fox, who is an an English actor.

Laura Carmichael - Age, Height, Biography, Net Worth, Career, Husband

He is best known for playing Andrew Parker in the fifth and sixth seasons of the television series Downton Abbey, co starred as well with Laura in the series Downton Abbey and married in 2016. In March 2021, she gave birth to her son Luca.

Professional life

Laura Carmichael was born on July 16, 1986 in Southampton, Hampshire, England. She is an actress, known for Downton Abbey (2019), which made her fame to reach her goal towards her career.

She has casted in a thriller mystery drama called Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, where Laura has casted as Sal in 2011. In the film Madame Bovary, Carmichael was starred as Henriette in 2014.

A comedy drama called Burn Burn Burn in 2015, where Laura starred as Seph. During the 25 episodes of Downton Abbey for which she is known for, casted in 2010-2015, where Carmichael acted as Lady Edith Carwley.

In a Tv series called Marcella, casted in 2016, where Laura was starred as Maddy Stevenson in 4 episodes.

In the film, United Kingdom in 2016, she was acted as Muriel Williams.

Also, In a Tv mini series Man in an Orange Shirt casted in 2017, where Laura was casted as Daphne.

Again in 2019, in Downton Abbey where Laura was in the role of Lady Edith. In the Tv series casted in 2019-2020 called The Secrets She Keeps where Laura starred as Agatha Fufle in 7 episodes.

Her recent film Downton Abbey: A New Era which has to be casted in 2022, where Laura is in the role of Lady Edith again.

She has acted in some Theatrical films also, which includes: Reasons For Living, as Laura in 2009.

The Tempest, as Miranda / Ariel in 2009. Plenty, as Lousie / Dorcas in 2011.

Uncle Vanya, as Sonya in 2012. The Fitzrovia Radio Hour, as Arabella in 2013.

The Maids, as Madam in 2016. Her last most film called Apologia as Trudi in 2017.

Physical Appearance

Height – 5 feet 7 inches (1.7 m)

Weight – 51 kg (112 lbs)

Body Measurements – NA

Skin tone – Light

Hair color – Dyed Red

Eye color – Dark Brown

Net Worth & Salary

Laura Carmichael is a famous TV Actress, who was born on July 18, 1986 in United Kingdom. British actress known best for her role as Lady Edith Crawley in the popular ITV and PBS series Downton Abbey.

Laura Carmichael is one of the richest TV Actress & listed on most popular TV Actress.

According to our analysis, Laura Carmichael net worth is approximately $2 Million.


Laura Carmichael is recognised all over the world for her role as Lady Edith in the period drama Downton Abbey.

But before the Southampton-born actress was making regular appearances on Sunday night television, she worked in various jobs to support her dream of becoming an actress, and she made her dream come true by proving herself a great actress and won so many awards: She was the nominee of CinEuphoria Awards in 2020 as Best Ensemble – International Competition for the film Downton Abbey.

In Screen Actors Guild Awards, she was the nominee for Actor 2017 as Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for the film Downton Abbey, and also she won the Actor award in 2016 for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for the film Downton Abbey, and again won the award, Actor 2015 for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for the film Downton Abbey.

She was the nominee of Actor 2014 as Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series again for the film Downton Abbey.

She won the Actor award repeatedly and again in 2013 as Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for the film Downton Abbey.


Ranked on the list of most popular TV Actress. Also ranked in the elite list of famous celebrity born in United Kingdom.

Supported herself while pursuing an acting career by working as a teaching assistant, nanny and receptionist.

Had to choose between Downton Abbey and a production of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night in Dubai days before she won the part of Lady Edith; the audition process had whittled the potentials to her and one other actor at the time that she had to make the call. Became good friends with fellow Downton star Michelle Dockery.