Ruth Wilson is a two-time Olivier Award-winning and Golden Globe-winning British actress, who is currently making her Broadway debut alongside Jake Gyllenhaal in Nick Payne's drama Constellations, at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre until 15 March 2015.|
Ms. Wilson won an Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role in 2010 for A Streetcar Named Desire at the Donmar Warehouse. In 2012, she picked up a second Olivier Award for Best Actress for her performance in Anna Christie opposite Jude Law, also at the Donmar Warehouse. Other London theatre credits include Philistines at the National Theatre and Through a Glass Darkly at the Almeida Theatre.
This year, she won a Golden Globe for 'Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama' for The Affair. She also earned BAFTA and Golden Globe nominations for playing the title role in Jane Eyre in 2007 and 2008, respectively.
Other screen credits include The Lone Ranger, Saving Mr. Banks, Locke, Anna Karenina, Luther and Suburban Shootout.