After a few episodes, The last of us it has become an instant hit, and its star Bella Ramsey is already taking the media world by storm.
Trust me, Bella’s performance (along with Pedro Pascal’s) is worth watching, I’m almost foaming at the mouth as I wait for more episodes to drop.
To celebrate her already iconic performance, here are 15 facts you probably never knew about her:
Bella was born on September 30, 2003 and is from Leicester, England.
Bella uses the pronouns she/she and they/them interchangeably, but is hesitant to assign herself a label publicly.
She also shared that she has always felt very “flowing.” And when given the choice, they mark “non-binary” on the paperwork.
They are best known for their role as Lyanna Mormont on HBO. Game of Thrones, which is also her first credited role. She first appeared on the series when she was 13 years old.
Bella first found out she got the game of Thrones paper one day after school, and had to keep the news under wraps for a whole year until the season came out. She even joked that she would rehearse at the dinner table.
unlike most Have fans, she doesn’t really have much of an opinion on the series finale of the show, but she’s happy to hear people rant about it.
They also sing and have lent their voice to the main character of the Netflix animated series. Hilda. She sings “Hilda’s Life”, a song released for the series.
Bella also shared that if she weren’t an actress, she would like to work with children with disabilities.
Bella is a Christian, but explained that her faith is less church-based and “one that [is] completely [her] own.” They also called it “a fundamental part of [their] life.”
In 2018, they were diagnosed with anorexia nervosa, and have since been vocal about their experience with the eating disorder.
Most recently, they starred in the new Lena Dunham movie. Catherine named Birdy and earned a Critics Choice nomination for Best Younger Actor.
while working on The last of usBella underwent a diagnostic process to confirm that she is neurodivergent, something she had suspected for years.
They also plan to see The last of us week after week in their room alone with the lights off, because “they’re not very good at crying with other people. She added that she wants to re-experience Joel and Ellie’s relationship like she did on set.
Finally, she said that she would absolutely continue to play Ellie “forever” if The last of us it is collected for more seasons.
If you haven’t already, be sure to check out Bella at The last of uswhich airs on Sundays on HBO and HBO Max!