• Sally  Hawkins

    Sally Hawkins

    Born on April 27th, 1976

    From Dulwich, London, England

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An Education

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.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2010)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
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Happy-Go-Lucky

Teacher Poppy Cross (Sally Hawkins) is an eternal optimist who lives with her more cynical friend Zoe (Alexis Zegerman). Deciding she wants to learn to drive, she starts taking lessons from Scott (Eddie Marsan), a tense and downbeat instructor who believes Poppy's levity reflects a lack of seriousness. Although they clash, Poppy is not deterred from her goal. Meanwhile, she starts dating Tim, a social worker who came to her school to help a child.

Golden Globe (2009)
Won
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy