British Actor Daisy Edgar-Jones trained with the National Youth Theatre before landing her first professional job playing the recurring role of Olivia in the returning British series COLD FEET starring alongside James Nesbitt and Hermione Norris for ITV. In February 2020, Daisy made her professional stage debut in Mike Bartlett’s seminal Albion at the Almeida. Just announced, Albion is excitingly going to be broadcast on BBC Four as part of the BBC’s Culture in Quarantine programming this Spring.
In 2019, Daisy appeared in the critically acclaimed first season of BBC One drama GENTLEMAN JACK (2019) as Delia Rawson. The story is a dramatisation of the life of LGBTQ+ trailblazer, voracious learner and cryptic diarist Anne Lister. In 2018 Daisy made her film debut playing the role of Cassie in POND LIFE. Daisy’s credits include appearances in SILENT WITNESS (2017) and OUTNUMBERED (2016).
Spring 2020, Daisy starred in WAR OF THE WORLDS, a modern-day retelling of H.G. Wells‘ seminal sci-fi story, which will unfolded over eight episodes on Fox UK. Daisy is currently starring – to much critical acclaim and record breaking ratings – in the lead role of Marianne in the TV adaptation of Sally Rooney’s Booker prize nominated, bestselling novel NORMAL PEOPLE.