Carey Mulligan Family: Husband, Kids, Brother, Parents |
Carey Mulligan husband and familyEdit
Marcus Mumford (husband)
- Date of birth: January 31, 1987 (36 years)
- Zodiac sign: Aquarius
- Duration of marriage: April 21, 2012 - present time (10 years 9 months)
Marcus is a music artist who is great at singing and playing various instruments, including guitar, drums and mandolin. He is the frontman of Mumford & Sons band that has recorded 4 albums, including 3-time platinum Sigh No More, plus earned 2 Grammys and 2 Brit Awards.
Marcus and Carey got acquainted at a church camp in childhood and were pen pals for many years before they lost touch. However, they met again in 2011 and fell in love. The lovebirds tied knots on April 21, 2012, in Somerset, England. Mumford’s dad officiated the ceremony while such stars as Colin Firth, Jake Gyllenhaal and Sienna Miller were among attendees. The spouses rarely appear together at public events. However, they made an exception for the royal wedding of Prince Harry in 2018.
Carey Mulligan kids
Evelyn Grace Mumford (daughter with Marcus)
- Date of birth: September 15, 2015 (8 years)
- Zodiac sign: Virgo
Evelyn is Carey’s firstborn whose name she revealed at the NY premiere of Suffragette. The actress says that she won’t allow her daughter to get a piercing or a tattoo as well as wear much makeup. Actually, Mulligan keeps both Evelyn and her younger brother away from the limelight to protect their privacy.
Wilfred Mumford (son with Marcus)
- Date of birth: August 2017
Thanks to his stellar mom, Wilfred already made a television debut though he was still in Carey’s womb when she was filming Collateral. By the way, the celebrity shared a cute way she had the kids entertained during the lockdown. She put Wilfred and his sister’s toys into water and froze them. Afterwards, the kids removed the toys from the blocks of ice and stayed busy for a long time.
Stephen Mulligan (father)
- Date of birth: 1951
Having Irish and English roots, Stephen served as a hotel manager for many years. When Carey was three, he got a job in Germany and relocated there with his family for 5 years. Before his retirement, Stephen worked for InterContinental Hotels Group. Now, he is an independent hotel consultant.
What’s interesting, Stephen was delivered by Sir Paul McCartney’s mother who worked as a midwife.
Nano Mulligan (nee Booth) (mother)
- Date of birth: 1954
Being Welsh, Nano is a university lecturer. Initially, she didn’t like that her daughter aspired to deal with acting as she wanted to protect her from disappointment. And today, the woman supports Carey but still makes sure that she stays grounded. By the way, Nano accompanied her gifted daughter to 2009 Oscars and 2010 Golden Globes along with supporting her at the New York premiere of The Great Gatsby.
Owain Patrick Mulligan (older brother)
- Date of birth: 1983
Owain influenced Carey’s life in many ways. When he was performing in a school production, he sparked her interest in acting. He later graduated from Oxford and joined the British Army in Iraq. Afterwards, Owain served in Afghanistan and learned its official languages, Dari and Pashto, there. Moreover, he saved a girls’ school from the Taliban’s attack and that inspired Mulligan to join charitable organization War Child.
Having retired from the military service, Owain is currently an associate partner at Bain & Company consulting firm.
Carey Mulligan started her acting career with theater and made a big screen debut in Pride & Prejudice in 2005. She made a breakthrough in 2009 after having the lead part in An Education film that brought her BAFTA along with nominations for Oscar, Golden Globe and SAG Awards. Besides, Carey is famed for playing in Never Let Me Go, Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps, Shame, The Great Gatsby, Suffragette and Wildlife movies plus Collateral TV series.