Ellie Bamber is an English actress probably best known for her work in theater in the UK. Currently, she stars alongside Amy Adams, Jake Gyllenhaal, and Michael Shannon in Tom Ford’s Nocturnal Animals. She will soon co-star in Extracurricular Activities alongside Veep’s Tim Simons and Colin Ford. Ellie was nice enough to answer our 20 questions questionaire recently.
1. You walk into a bar. What do you order from the bartender?
Sadly I can’t answer this one, I’m underage!
2. Who’s your favorite person to follow on Twitter and/or Instagram?
The Academy New York on Instagram.
3. What’s currently waiting for you on your DVR?
Netflix’s The Crown with my good friend Matt Smith.
4. It’s your last meal — what are you going out with?
I would start off with pork soup dumplings as my appetizer. Then for my main courses I’d have my mom’s spaghetti bolognese and chicken with black bean sauce over rice. For dessert I’ll have sticky toffee pudding. Oh and if it’s not too much, I’d also take a cheese plate with a baguette, and some chamomile tea and hot chocolate to drink!
5. What websites do you visit on a regular basis?
6. What’s the most frequently played song on your mobile device?
At the moment: “Black Beatles” by Rae Sremmurd, but of all time: “93 to Infinity” by Souls of Mischief or “Obsessions” by Marina and the Diamonds
7. If you could go back and give your 18-year-old self one piece of advice what would it be?
I would tell my six-months-ago self to HAVE WAY MORE FUN!
8. What’s the last thing you Googled?
The meaning of “If Young Metro Don’t Trust You, I’m Gon’ Shoot You” — I had to know what the beginning of all these Drake songs meant!
9. Dogs or cats?
10. Best concert of your life was…?
Three: Arctic Monkeys in London in Finsbury Park, Florence and the Machine at Hollywood Bowl in LA, and Jungle at Bestival.