23 August 2016
The “Downtown Abbey”, “Pride and Prejudice’’ and “Zombies” star, Lily James, fronts a new advertising campaign for fragrance “My Burberry Black”.
Burberry, known for its trench coats, had previously cast Oscar winner Eddie Redmayne and Romeo Beckham, son of footballer David Beckham and his designer wife Victoria Beckham in its adverts.
Lily James is an English actress best known for her role as Lady Rose Aldridge in the ITV period drama Downtown Abbey, and the title role in the 2015 Disney film Cinderella
James began her professional acting career as Ethel Brown in the 2010 BBC production “Just Williams’’.
In 2011 and 2012, she earned warm reviews in several London theatre productions.
She began to appear in Hollywood films in 2012, with roles in “Wrath of Titans’’ and “Fast Girls’’.
The star was also seen in further television roles, including the character of Natasha Rostava in the 2016 BBC historical drama series, “War and Peace’.