Now, Carey, 27, is back, lighting up the silver screen alongside Leonardo Di Caprio in Baz Luhrmann's revival of CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Despite her leading lady status, Carey tends to stay away from the spotlight, preferring instead to protect her privacy and maintain a dignified distance from the celebrity circuit — so who is the talented young woman behind these great characters?Here's five things you should know about Carey Mulligan. Not only is she a talented actress, Carey can sing."I sat next to Carey, and she struck a chord: she was aiming at a goal, she said, which had no precedent within her own family circle, which at times felt to her, and I presume to her parents, was as realistic as trying for a course in space travel or alchemy," he recalled.His wife Emma also saw the potential in Carey and the next day they telephoned every agent and casting director they knew.In a new interview, Carey Mulligan is shedding some light on what her marriage is like to Marcus Mumford.
“It’s a tender, gorgeous, and exquisitely understated drama about a family that loses its faith in itself,” Ehrlich wrote.
I wrote to my headmistress explaining that I didn’t want to go to university and wanted to get in touch with him.
I knew it was a bit of a long shot, but I was desperate." Julian was so impressed by Carey's determination, he invited her to dinner.
"I explained that my parents didn't want me to act, but that I felt it was my vocation in life," she said.
She still has the letter she received from the actor's sister saying, "Kenneth says that if you feel such a strong need to be an actress, you must be an actress." 4.