Hannah Murray is an English actress born on July 1, 1989. She is best known for her role in the popular British teen dramedy Skins. She also did a commercial for Nokia, for which her voice can be heard on the 5300 advertisement. In 2007, she presented the NME Award for best solo artist to her Skins co-star Mike Bailey. She made her stage acting debut in May 2008, when she was cast in the West End production That Face, which premiered at the Duke of York’s Theater. She attended the North Bristol post 16 centre, where she studied German for two years and is now taking a year out from her studies.
Murray caught her first break in 2007 when she was cast as the anorexic Cassie Ainsworth on Skins, a BAFTA Award-winning British television series which follows the lives of a group of teenagers living in Bristol, as they depict the everyday lives of ordinary adolescents. In 2012, she joined the cast of the HBO series Game of Thrones as Gilly.