Born on May 28, 1985
From Westminster, London, England
Carey Mulligan as "Irene"
Driver (Ryan Gosling) is a skilled Hollywood stuntman who moonlights as a getaway driver for criminals. Though he projects an icy exterior, lately he's been warming up to a pretty neighbor named Irene (Carey Mulligan) and her young son, Benicio (Kaden Leos). When Irene's husband gets out of jail, he enlists Driver's help in a million-dollar heist. The job goes horribly wrong, and Driver must risk his life to protect Irene and Benicio from the vengeful masterminds behind the robbery.
|British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2011)||Nominated||Supporting Actress|
Carey Mulligan as "Jenny"
Despite her sheltered upbringing, Jenny (Carey Mulligan) is a teen with a bright future; she's smart, pretty, and has aspirations of attending Oxford University. When David (Peter Sarsgaard), a charming but much older suitor, motors into her life in a shiny automobile, Jenny gets a taste of adult life that she won't soon forget.
|Academy Award (2009)||Nominated||Actress in a Leading Role|
|British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2009)||Won||Leading Actress|
|Golden Globe (2009)||Nominated||Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama|
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2009)||Nominated||Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role|
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2009)||Nominated||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture|