Prior to landing the starring role she “washing dishes in a restaurant, living in [her] mum’s attic.”
Originally hailing from Sydney, Australia, she entered the world on April 11, 2000 — making her 22 today.
She dropped out of high school to follow her acting dreams noting “I couldn’t turn down Upright for a piece of paper. That just seemed ridiculous to me and infuriating.”
Milly landed her first recurring role as Isabella Barrett in the 2017 mini series High Life.
And after that, she went on to appear in The School, The Gloaming, Reckoning and more.
Milly’s active on social and has over 240k followers on Instagram.
She’s an avid photographer and often posts candid snapshots to her feed.
The two people who inspired Milly’s portrayal of Rhaenyra? Cate Blanchett and Audrey Hepburn.
And finally, she has described her House of the Dragon character as “such a gift.”