Ninette Thomson

by anupama Sat Jul 31 2021 Updated On Mon Sep 20 2021

Ninette Thomson is the mother of English actress and model Lily James. She belongs to French descent. Her birth name is Nee Mantle.

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Ninette was born and brought up in Esher, Surrey, England. Her mother was originally from France

She used to live in one of the villages of France and later migrated to Paris because of the Nazis. Her mother married and moved to England

Ninette’s Marriage

Ninette was married to a man named Jamie Thomson. He was a musician. His stage name was Jamie. The relationship background of the couple is kept private. 

The couple has three children. They have two sons and one daughter. 

Their eldest son’s name is Charlie James Thomson. Their second son’s name is Sam James Thomson

On April 5, 1989, Ninette gave birth to a daughter and named her Lily Chloe Ninette Thomson. She is the youngest daughter of the pair. She is thirty-two years old. 

Ninette Thomson's three kids Charlie James Thomson, Sam James Thomson and Lily James
Ninette Thomson's three kids Charlie James Thomson, Sam James Thomson and Lily James. Source: Pinterest

Husband’s death

Ninette’s husband tragically passed away in the year 2008. The reason for his demise was cancer. 

He battled cancer for a long time, could not beat the chronic disease, and died a tragic death. 

After his death, her youngest daughter changed her name to Lily James as a stage name as a tribute to her father. 

Daughter’s education

Lily graduated her high school from Tring Park High school, which is located in Esher, Surrey, England

After graduating high school, she went on to study at Guildhall School, where she studied Music and Drama, which is situated in London.  

Daughter’s fame

Ninette’s daughter started gaining fame after she appeared in the 2015 American romantic fantasy film Cinderella

This movie was a huge hit and commercially very successful and was also nominated for several awards. 

This movie was also nominated for the academy award for best costume design. She was also casted in the main role for the war drama film Darkest Hour

This movie also received critical and commercial success. She has appeared in other movies like Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, Sorry to Bother You, One Red Nose Day and A Wedding, What’s Love Got To Do With It?, The Exception, Rare Beasts, Yesterday, Mamma Mia, Here We Go Again, Wrath Of The Titans, The Dig, and many more. 

She won Harper’s Bazaar Women of the Year Awards twice for the movie Cinderella on Brea through award category and Choice movie actress: Sci-Fi Fantasy. 

She also won Grand Jury Best Performance for the movie Little Woods at Gasparilla International Film Festival

She won Screen Actors Guild Award twice for the movie Downton Abbey in the category Outstanding Ensemble in a drama series.

Besides acting on movies and television shows, she has also gained popularity through a few theatres plays such as Romeo and Juliet, Vernon God Little, Othello, The Seagull, and All About Eve

Net Worth

The educational qualification, career, professional life, and personal life of Ninette have not been revealed to the public. 

The net worth of her daughter is:

Net WorthSources
$ 4 millionActress

Age, height, and weight

  • The age, height, and weight of Ninette Thomson are under review.
  • She does not enjoy being in the limelight.
  • She is a secretive person and does not reveal much to the public.

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