The young British actress Ella Purnell has risen in the Hollywood industry with a number of American films and a few television series. Ella, who looks a lot like Angelina Jolie, is well known for portraying young Angelina Jolie in the movie Maleficent. Furthermore, she was rumored to be dating Angela's ex-husband, Brad Pitt. Ella's beauty with her British twang is what caught Brad's attention.
How Much Is Ella's Net Worth?
Ella debuted herself as an actress in the year 2010 with the role of Young Ruth in the movie Never Let Me Go. In the same year, she played Kayleigh in the drama Ways to Live Forever. From 2011 to 2017, she appeared in the films like Candy, Intruders, Kick-Ass 2, Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children and Access All Areas.
In 2015 TV series Cyberbully, Ella played the role of Megan. In the three-part BBC drama series Ordeal by Innocence, which aired in April 2018, she portrayed Hester Argyll. Ella is currently playing the lead role in drama series Sweetbitter.
Ella won the best actress award in 2015 at Los Angeles Independent Film Festival, Twister Alley International Film Festival, and Richmond International Film Festival. She has also won the best female performance award at Gasparilla International Film Festival and best actress- feature film award at Twister Alley International Film Festival. Her film The Legend of Tarzan grossed $356.7 million box office, and her appearance in various movies helped her garner a whopping fortune. Since she is currently engaged on Starz's drama series Sweetbitter, her net worth has undoubtedly risen.
Dating Rumors Of Ella
Ella was rumored to be dating American actor Brad Pitt in October 2017. They met on the set of 2016 film Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children where Ella played the role of Emma. The rumor of their relationship aroused after they worked together at an art sculpting studio in LA. Brad, whose married life gained a bitter taste with actress Angelina Jolie, wasn't dating anyone at that time following his split with estranged wife in 2016.
According to the sources, Brad was Ella's no. 1 celebrity crush, and she was flattered by the attention she was getting from her rumored boyfriend. The source further added that the pair's coquetry made Angelina furious and she hated the fact that her ex-husband is frisking with someone who played the teen role version of her in a movie.
Ella Purnell and her rumored boyfriend, Brad Pitt (Photo: intouchweekly.com)
Brad cast Ella in his Starz series, Sweetbitter to work with her after being blown away by her performance in 2016’s Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. The upcoming Starz's drama series is set to be air at 6 May 2018.
According to the Mirror, Ella slammed the dating rumors with Brad. The source close to the actress also told that they are not dating and it's completely made up.
Before the dating rumors with Brad Pitt surfaced, Ella was romantically linked with actor Tom Holland. She was seen getting cozy with Tom in February 2017. Ella had ended up in Tom's room at London’s Dorchester Hotel for an after-party of 'British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards' which the actor had won.
The pair also sparked romance after Tom invited her back to a private party later. The source also revealed that the duo was very close inside Weinstein party and their bonding looked undeniable.
Ella is currently at the age of 21 as she was born on 17 September 1996. Ella is a native of London, England and carries British nationality. Her height is 1.63 m (5' 4'') and belongs to Caucasian ethnicity. As for her education, she studied at the City of London School for Girls in Epping Forest, Walthamstow. As per wiki, she has three younger half-brothers in her family.