Joely Richardson

Joely Richardson – “Vampire Academy” Los Angeles Premiere – Arrivals – Regal Cinemas L.A. Live – Los Angeles, CA, USA, 2014 – Photo Credit: Kazuki Hirata / /

Birth Name: Joely Kim Richardson

Place of Birth: Marylebone, London, England, U.K.

Date of Birth: 9 January, 1965

Ethnicity: English

Joely Richardson is an English actress. She is the daughter of director Tony Richardson (Cecil Antonio Richardson) and actress Vanessa Redgrave. Her sister was actress Natasha Richardson. Her uncle was actor Corin Redgrave, her aunt was actress Lynn Redgrave, her maternal grandparents were actors Michael Redgrave and Rachel Kempson, and her great-grandparents were actors Roy Redgrave and Margaret Scudamore. Joely has a daughter, actress Daisy Bevan, with her former husband, film producer Tim Bevan. Her nephew is actor Micheál Richardson.

Joely’s paternal grandfather was Clarence Albert Richardson (the son of John Richardson and Ada). Clarence was born in Hayfield, Derbyshire, England. John was the son of Mary.

Joely’s paternal grandmother was Elsie Evans Campion (the daughter of George Campion and Elizabeth). Elsie was born in Hartlepool, Durham, England.

Joely’s maternal grandfather was Michael Redgrave (Michael Scudamore Redgrave, the son of Roy Redgrave, born George Ellsworthy Redgrave, and of Margaret Scudamore, born Daisy Bertha Mary Scudamore). Michael was born in Bristol, Gloucestershire, England. George was the son of George Augustus Redgrave and Zoe Beatrice Elsworthy Pym. Daisy was the daughter of William George Scudamore and Clara Linington.

Joely’s maternal grandmother was Rachel Kempson (the daughter of Eric William Edward Kempson and Beatrice Hamilton Ashwell). Rachel was born in Totnes, Devon, England. Eric was the son of Frederick Robertson Kempson and Julia Madeleine Jay. Beatrice was the daughter of Laurence Thomas Ashwell and Henrietta Maria Kingham.

Source: Genealogy of Joely Richardson –

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