Hayley AtwellACTRESS

As one of the most recognizable faces in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Hayley Atwell is the A-list star of global blockbusters, hit tv shows, and acclaimed stage productions. The Golden Globe and two-time Olivier nominated actress rose to fame while portraying Captain America’s love interest, Peggy Carter, in the Avengers franchise, including all three Captain America films, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., and Agent Carter. She has also played the series lead in ABC legal thriller Conviction, and starred in numerous Disney live-action films, including Cinderella and Christopher Robin.

Most recently, Atwell returned to the London stage with the production Dry Powder, and is now starring in the Starz mini-series Howards End.

In 2018, Atwell shared insights about her career and acting strategy with students at NYFA’s New York campus.