Rachel Hurd-Wood Biography
Rachel Hurd-Wood is a young English actress and model. She celebrates her birthday every year on August 17 and was born in the year 1990. Her full name is Rachel Clare Hurd-Wood. She is best known for a variety of roles such as Wendy Darling in the 2003 movie Peter Pan, Sibyl Vane in Dorian Gray (2009) and Corrie McKenzie in Tomorrow, When the War began.
She was born in Streatham district of South London, United Kingdom, as the daughter to Sarah and Philip Hurd-Wood. Her father writes scripts and does voice over for commercials. She has a younger brother. She spent her early childhood in London and moved along with her family to Godalming, Surrey, at the age of 8. From 2001 to 2006, she attended Rodborough Technology College, in Milford, Surrey. She completed her GCE Advaned Levels with Art, Psychology and Philosophy from Godlaming College in 2008. She returned back to London to pursue her degree at University College London and stayed in a shared apartment. She studied linguistics there but left it halfway after completing the first year for the filming of Tomorrow, When the War Began which required travelling to Australia.
She debuted at a young age in 2002, with the movie Peter Pan and was cast as Wendy Darling. Her performance received positive reviews. She even earned a nomination for the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film – Leading Young Actress and a Best Performance by a Young Actor at Saturn Award. In 2004, she landed a major role in the horror movie An American Haunting which nominated her for the Movie – Choice Scream at the 2006 Teen Choice Awards. She was cast in the movie adaptation of the best selling novel Perfume: The Story of a Murderer. Her first contemporary role was in the 2009 Australian action-adventure movie Tomorrow, When the War Began which became Australia’s highest grossing movie that year. She played the female lead in the movie Highway to Dhampus in 2012. She has also had a few modeling assignments and has appeared in music videos like A Little Bit by Madeline Peyroux, Fatherhod/Motherhood by Ox.Eagle.Lion.Man and Revolver by Warehouse. In recent times, she has been filming for several movies that will be releasing on the years to come.
She has not revealed any information about her personal life. She has kept it a secret and away from the eyes of media. She has been successful so far and from the looks of it, she will not be revealing her private life anytime soon. She is young and gorgeous and is likely to have a boyfriend but that is not known for sure. Maybe she has set all her focus on acting and studies that she has no time for a relationship. That seems likely and until she reveals more about her love life, we are free to keep guessing.
The 23 year old actress has a height of 5 feet and 7 inches with a balancing weight of 58 kg. She has the perfect hourglass shaped figure with full bust, slim waist and round hips. Her body measurements reveal a curvaceous body of 36-25-36 inches. She is beautiful from head to feet and her slim legs add much to her beauty. She looks hot in a bikini. She naturally has light brown hair but is often seen as a redhead in her movies. In an interview she revealed that she is tired of dying her hair red. Her fans and followers who want to know more about can view her bio on the Wikipedia. She is an active user of her Twitter account and keeps it updated.