Left college briefly to pursue acting, but returned to finish her degree in English literature.
Dated actor Simon Woods for two years while attending college. Later costarred with Woods in Pride and Prejudice (2005), which was directed by Joe Wright. She became engaged to Wright in 2007 but they broke things off in 2008.
First "Bond Girl" to have graduated from Oxford.
Narrated The Spy Who Loved Me for Ian Fleming Audiobooks.
Plays the piano and cello.
2009, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: Nominee
2008, Genie Awards — Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role: Nominee
2015, BAFTA Film Awards — Best Leading Actress: Nominee
2010, Genie Awards — Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role: Nominee
2015, Critics' Choice Movie Awards — Best Actress: Nominee
2014, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role: Nominee
2014, Oscar — Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role: Nominee
2015, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama: Nominee
Solo — Son
Caroline Friend Pike — Mother
Julian Pike — Father
Simon Woods — Ex-significant Other
Joe Wright — Ex-fiancé
Robie Uniacke — Significant Other
University of Oxford, Wadham College, Oxford, England (2001)