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Bio For: Kelly Reilly
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KELLY REILLY (Fiona) was reunited with director Guy Ritchie for SHERLOCK HOLMES: A GAME OF SHADOWS reprising the role she played in the 2009 hit SHERLOCK HOLMES, opposite Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law.

Reilly was recently be seen in FLIGHT, a Paramount Pictures production directed by Robert Zemeckis in which she co-stars with Denzel Washington and John Goodman which received an Oscar nominated for Best Original Screenplay.

Reilly finished filming multiple projects. Earlier in the year she filmed vampire movie INNOCENCE, and A SINGLE SHOT, an adaptation of the Matthew F. Jones novel directed by David M. Rosenthal she then went on to film CHINESE PUZZLE.

In 2011 she was seen in the World War II drama EDWIN BOYD, which premiered at the 2011 Toronto Film Festival.

For her previous film work Kelly has received both critical and international acclaim. She garnered a Best Actress nomination at the British Independent Film Awards, for her riveting performance in James Watkins' debut thriller, EDEN LAKE opposite Michael Fassbender.

She also gained international acclaim playing a supporting lead role in the Stephen Frears directed film MRS HENDERSON PRESENTS, a role for which she won Best Newcomer at the London Critics' Circle Film Awards and a nomination as Best Supporting Actress at the British Independent Film Awards in 2005. That same year Kelly also won the award for Best Newcomer at the Empire Film Awards, which also recognized her performance as the haughty and manipulative 'Miss Bingley' in the successful Working Title re-make of PRIDE AND PREJUDICE. She also appeared alongside Johnny Depp in Laurence Dunmore's directorial debut THE LIBERTINE. It was for her roles in these three films that she was awarded the Steinmetz Award for Best Breakthrough at the 2006 pre-BAFTA London Party.

Additionally, Kelly won the Chopard Award as the Female Revelation at the 2005 Cannes Film Festival, as well as a "Best Supporting Actress" nomination at the prestigious Cesar Award as "Best Supporting Actress" for her performance in the internationally successful French film LES POUPEES RUSSES (RUSSIAN DOLLS), directed by Cedric Klapisch; a sequel to the award-winning AUBERGE ESPANOL. Among her other film credits are a wide range of international releases including MEANT TO BE, TI PRESENTO UN AMICO' Richard Linklater's ME AND ORSON WELLES, TRIAGE, with Colin Farrell and LAST ORDERS.

Kelly is also well known for her stage work. She became the youngest-ever Olivier Award nominee in the category of Best Actress when she was nominated in 2004 for her performance in After Miss Julie, presented at London's Donmar Warehouse Theatre; she was also nominated as Best Actress at Evening Standard Theatre awards for the same role.

In 2008, she received another Olivier Award nomination in the same category for the role of Desdemona in the Donmar Warehouse production of Othello. She also received praise for her role in Look Back in Anger, opposite David Tennant at the Edinburgh Lyceum Theatre and previously stole the show in The Comedy Theatre production of Sexual Perversity in Chicago.

Other theatre credits include parts in Piano/Forte (Royal Court), A Prayer for Owen Meany (Royal National Theatre), Blasted (Royal Court), The Graduate (Gielgud Theatre), Three Sisters (for which she was nominated as Actress in a Supporting Role for the Barclays TMA Awards) and The London Cuckolds (Royal National Theatre) for which she was a finalist for an Ian Charleson Award.

Kelly has most recently been seen revisiting her lead role of DC Anna Travis in "Silent Scream," the third series of "Above Suspicion," ITV's hugely successful adaptation of Lynda La Plante's bestselling novels. She has also starred on the small screen in an adaptation of Jake Arnott's "He Kills Coppers," opposite Rafe Spall, as well as in Stephen Poliakoff's "Joe's Palace," co-starring Rupert Penry- Jones and Michael Gambon for BBC/HBO.

Movies For: Kelly Reilly
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CALVARY (R) On Video: 12/9/2014 At Theaters: 8/1/2014
HEAVEN IS FOR REAL (PG) On Video: 7/22/2014 At Theaters: 4/16/2014
FLIGHT (R) On Video: 2/5/2013 At Theaters: 11/2/2012
SHERLOCK HOLMES (PG-13) On Video: 3/30/2010 At Theaters: 12/25/2009
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