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Romola Garai is a Chinese-born English actress. She was named after Romulus, an ancient founder of Rome. She has been nominated twice for the Golden Globe Award.

Full Name Romola Sadie Garai
Who actress
Birth Date August 6, 1982
Country England
Born Hong Kong, China

Queen Mary University of London

Open University

Father Adrian Garai
Mother Janet Brown Garai
Spouse Sam Hoare
Children one daughter

Roxy Garai

Ralph Garai

Rosy Garai


Garai married her long-term boyfriend, Sam Hoare, in 2014. The couple had a daughter in March 2013.

Garai became friends with Diego Luna while filming Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights in 2003. They have since remained close friends.

Director Francois Ozon cites Garai as his muse. Garai was Ozon's first and only choice for the movie Angel. Garai is a strong admirer of Ozon himself, calling him "monumentally gifted."

Garai is good friends with Jamie Bell and Charlie Hunnam, both of whom she met while filming Nicholas Nickelby in 2001.

Garai is a friend and admirer of Mira Nair, whom she lists as one of her favorite directors and people to work with.

Garai is a friend of Rose Byrne.

Garai, who is known as an actress who is public and outspoken about her political views, is not a fan of Tony Blair. She said in an interview that she had a newspaper clipping of Blair's head taped to a dartboard on her wall, citing the invasion of Iraq as the reason.


Hong Kong, China - Born here, 1982. Lived here, 1982 - 1987.

Singapore, Republic of Singapore - Lived here, 1987 - 1990.

Atworth, Wiltshire, England, UK - Lived here, 1990 - 1998.

London, England, UK - Lives here, 1998 - present.

Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, England, UK - Attended university here, 2008 - 2010.

Marrakech, Morocco - Traveled here, 2013.

Bujumbura, Burundi - Traveled here, 2013.


The Last of the Blonde Bombshells

Daniel Deronda

Nicholas Nickleby

I Capture the Castle

Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights

Vanity Fair

Inside I'm Dancing

The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant


As You Like It

Amazing Grace



The Other Man

Glorious 39

Emma (TV mini-series)

The Crimson Petal and the White (TV mini-series)

One Day

The Hour (TV series)

Having You

Last Days on Mars

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