Biography of Natalie DormerNatalie Dormer is a British actress of cinema and theater; she became famous after participating in "The Tudors" series and gained worldwide fame after the role of Margaery Tyrell in "Game of Thrones".
ChildhoodNatalie Dormer was born in Reading that is the largest town in Berkshire. Since very childhood, she has warm and trustful relationships with her mother. Her stepfather was stricter to her, and about her father, the actress prefers not to remember.
Natalie loved to stage different plays when she was just a child. The girl was a director, an actress, and the audience in one person at the same time. At the age of three, Natalie started dancing. First, she took the interest into modern dance, but then the girl entered the dance group of Allenova School Of Dancing. During the training, the actress had suffered a serious injury, but this accident didn't discourage her desire to dance. Dormer felt equally confident while dancing classical ballet, contredanse, and cabaret.
So she tried to enter all the theater schools in London, but failed and had felt overwhelming disappointment. With no money, Natalie even had to wander about King's Cross.
«I had no money, I was not admitted to the university, and perhaps the identity crisis happened to me then. It was the darkest times of my life».
The first roles of Natalie DormerThe young actress made her debut in 2005. She played a character named Victoria in the costume comedy by Lasse Hallstrom "Casanova". Actually, it supposed to be one of the episodic roles, but Dormer impressed the director so much at the auditions that he decided to expand the storyline of the ill-starred ingénue and let her participate in the adventures of the main characters that were played by the legendary Heath Ledger, Sienna Miller, and Jeremy Irons. Dormer played an innocent-looking girl who is actually suffering from temptations and passions.
The role of Anne Boleyn in the first two seasons of the period series "The Tudors" helped Natalie to reveal her dramatic talent. "Anne Boleyn was a true evangelist with faith in conversion that's why I wanted to show her not just as a femme fatale", admitted Natalie.
Game of ThronesIn February 2011, the BBC introduced a new series "Silk" which was dedicated to working of royals' lawyers. Dormer took part in the first six episodes of the project, but 4 months after filming, she has focused on working on the TV series "Game of Thrones".
Further careerBetween seasons of "Game of Thrones" Dormer managed to play in movies such as "Rush", "The Counselor", "The Riot Club" and also starred in the final two parts of the franchise "The Hunger Games" where she played a film director Cressida who was following Katniss.
Private life of Natalie DormerNatalie Dormer has never been a star of tabloids and scandalous news. The actress met an Irish actor Anthony Byrne at the casting of "The Tudors" in 2006.
In Jule 2019 Dormer began to date David Oakes. He is an actor from the UK.