• Daisy Waterstone is a British actress known for her portrayal of Margo Durrell in the biographical comedy series “The Durrells in Corfu”
• She was motivated by her mother, a movie director, producer, and author, to become an actress at a young age
• She has played roles in stage plays, movies, and TV series, most recently appearing in the mystery crime thriller series “The Capture”
• She is a fan of video games and photoshopping pictures
• She has a net worth of over $2 million
Daisy Waterstone Wiki Bio
Daisy Waterstone was born in Hammersmith, London, England, on 13 June 1994 – her zodiac sign is Gemini and she holds British Nationality. She is an actress who might be known best for her portrayal of Margo Durrell in the biographical comedy series “The Durrells in Corfu”, which aired from 2016 to 2019 and starred Keeley Hawes, Josh O’Connor and Milo Parker – it follows the real life events of the Durrell family when they moved to Greece from London. The series was a hit, winning four awards while it was nominated for eight others.
Childhood and education
Daisy was raised as an only child in Hammersmith, by her father Sir Tim Waterstone who is the owner of a bookshop chain, and her mother Rosie Alison who is a movie director and producer, known for her works on documentaries “The South Bank Show”, “Grand Designs” and “Omnibus”. Rosie is also a author, releasing her novel “The Very Thought Of You” in 2009.
Motivated by her mother, Daisy became interested in acting at a very early age, and was 13 when she joined the National Youth Theatre, while she also attended the Cambridge School of Visual and Performing Arts for a year.
Daisy studied at Francis Holland School, Graham Terrace and upon matriculating in 2012, decided not to enroll at a college but to focus on her acting career.
Roles in stage plays
In 2013 Daisy played Lucy and Nibs in the play “Peter Pan Goes Wrong” performed at The Pleasance Theatre, and the following year saw her play Susanna Walcott in Arthur Miller’s “The Crucible”, performed at The Old Vic. In 2015, Daisy played Emma in “Rules for Living” at The Royal National Theatre, and in 2016 portrayed Genevieve in “Alligators” at Hampstead Theatre.
Roles in movies and TV series
Daisy made her debut TV series appearance in 2014, when cast to play Katie Bowman in two episodes of the mystery crime drama “Silent Witness”, which starred Emilia Fox, William Gaminara and Tom Ward, and is about the lives of forensic pathologists and scientists. She made her debut film appearance in the same year, when she portrayed Clare Leighton in the biographical historical drama “Testament of Youth”, which won five awards and was nominated for five others, while she also played Susannah Walcott in the movie of “The Crucible”.
In 2015, Daisy played Tamara in the mystery crime drama film “Cyberbully”, written and directed by Ben Chanan, and which starred Maisie Williams, Ella Purnell and Wilson Haagens – it follows a teenager who is contacted by a computer hacker, claiming that he’ll release her private pictures on the internet if she doesn’t obey him. The same year saw Daisy play Beatrice in a single episode of the mystery crime drama series “And Then There Were None”, while she also starred as Vik in the short mystery film “Dark Was the Night”.
After a three-year break from acting (except for appearing in “The Durrells in Corfu”), Daisy returned to appear as Kate in the 2018 short family movie “The Time Tree”, written and directed by Celine Cortran, while she also starred as Elsa in the short fantasy film “The Eternal Moment”.
Daisy’s most recent role has been in the episodes “Correction” and “A Pilgrim of Justice” of the mystery crime thriller series “The Capture”, which starred Holliday Grainger, Callum Turner and Laura Haddock, and is about a young detectives trying to save a British soldier who has just been charged with a crime – it was nominated for four awards.
Pregnant with her baby
There are rumors circulating the internet claiming that Daisy might be pregnant to a mysterious non-celebrity man, as some people noticed both on TV and in the streets of London that Daisy’s stomach had got a bit bigger, however, it was revealed not long after the rumors started that Daisy had actually just gained a bit of weight, and isn’t pregnant.
She is very secretive when it comes to her love life, and hasn’t talked about any boys she might have dated, but it is widely believed that Daisy might be romantically linked to a non-celebrity man today, as several of her fans have allegedly seen the two walking hand in hand, however, no proof has been provided to support these claims, and Daisy hasn’t commented.
As of November 2020, she is single, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.
Hobbies and other interests
Daisy is a huge fan of video games – her favorite is “Two Dots”, and she has spent numerous hours playing the game; after getting stuck at a certain place, she contacted the game developers who took their time to respond.
She and her “The Durrells in Corfu” co-stars are all interested in photoshopping pictures as to make them look funny, and Daisy has uploaded numerous of these photoshopped pictures onto her Instagram account.
She has her own favorite actors and actresses, some of whom are Mat Damon, Channing Tatum and Amanda Seyfried, while a few of her favorite movies are “Catch Me If You Can”, “Good Will Hunting” and “Dear John” – she grew up watching the animated series “The Simpsons” which has been her favorite to this day.
Daisy was criticized by her fans for gaining a few extra pounds while taking a break in-between the seasons of “The Durrells in Corfu”, but she eventually reduced it weight to what it was prior.
Age, height and net worth
Daisy’s age is 26. She has long brown hair and blue eyes, her height is 5ft 2ins (1.58m) and she weighs around 105lbs (48kgs).
As of November 2020, her net worth has been estimated at over $2 million.