Thomasin Lawson

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Thomasin "Thomy" Lawson
Born
Thomasin Miranda Lawson

(1997-05-21) 21 May 1997 (age 22)
OccupationActress

Thomasin Miranda "Thomy" Lawson (born in 1997 in Surrey) is an English actress, currently studying Experimental Psychology in her second year at Bristol University, she attended Surbiton High School for 7 years and during this time was a key participant in the youth programme of the Rose Theatre, Kingston where she has starred in several smaller scale productions as well as in the theatre's critically acclaimed 2014 production of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe as one of the leading characters: Susan Pevensie. [1]

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References

  1. http://britishtheatre.com/cast-announced-lion-witch-wardrobe-rose-theatre/
  2. http://www.greanteaproductions.com/#greantea Archived 2016-01-05 at the Wayback Machine
  3. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 5 January 2016. Retrieved 27 December 2015.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)