|Lily Allen Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 2 in|
|Date of Birth||May 2, 1985|
Lily Allen is an English singer, songwriter, and author who has released several successful albums, tracks, and extended plays such as Alright, Still, It’s Not Me, It’s You, Smile, The Fear, Not Fair, Somewhere Only We Know, and Hard out Here. Her expressive and experimental discography has won her several accolades and she has been nominated for at least nine BRIT Awards (one won), one Grammy Award, three Ivor Novello Awards (three won), one Mercury Prize, and twelve NME Awards (three won).
Lily Rose Beatrice Allen
Hammersmith, London, England, United Kingdom
London, England, United Kingdom
Lily had gone to 13 schools in total. She was expelled from several schools due to her habits of smoking and drinking. Some of them are Hill House School, Millfield, and Bedales School in the UK. Some of these schools were one of the most expensive schools in the UK.
She finally dropped out at the age of 15.
Musician, Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Author
- Father – Keith Allen (Comedian, Musician, TV Presenter)
- Mother – Alison Owen (Film Producer)
- Siblings – Sarah (Older Sister), Alfie Allen (Younger Brother) (Actor), Rebecca Allen (Younger Sister), Teddie (Younger Half-Sister)
- Others – Edward Charles Allen (Paternal Grandfather) (Royal Navy Submariner), Mary E. E. John (Paternal Grandmother), Peter Ronald Owen (Maternal Grandfather) (Chief Petty Officer in the Royal Navy), Mary Kathleen (née Hitchiner) (Maternal Grandmother) (Royal Navy Dockyard Worker), Harry Enfield (Former Stepfather), Jill Beatrice Owen (Maternal Aunt), Kevin Allen (Paternal Uncle) (Director, Writer, Producer, Actor, Video Diarist, TV Presenter)
She has a lot many half-siblings.
She is represented by –
- Empire, Talent Management Company, London, England, United Kingdom
- Murray Chalmers PR, Public Relations Agency, London, England, United Kingdom
Pop, ska, reggae fusion
Capitol, London, Regal, Warner Bros., In the Name Of
5 ft 2 in or 157 cm
52 kg or 115 lbs
Girlfriend / Boyfriend / Spouse
Lily Allen has dated –
- Jay Jopling
- Wade Oates
- Zoë Kravitz – She had a fling with American actress and model Zoë Kravitz in the past.
- Liam Gallagher – Lily had an affair with singer-songwriter Liam Gallagher when he was married to Nicole Appleton.
- Lester Lloyd
- Seb Chew (2005-2007) – Lily Allen dated record company executive Seb Chew for two and a half years from 2005 to 2007. It was her who ended the relationship.
- Ed Simons (2007-2008) – The Chemical Brothers’ musician Ed Simons started dating Lily in September 2007. But, this relationship also saw an end in February 2008, when Lily had a miscarriage.
- Rupert Grint (2007) – In February 2007, Lily was RUMORed to have had a fling with Harry Potter‘s Rupert Grint. They met during the premiere of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix in which Rupert plays Ron Weasley. The duo was seen leaving a restaurant together, which immediately sparked dating rumors.
- Robbie Furze (2008)
- James Corden (2008) – In March 2008, actor James Corden flirted with Lily on the BBC chat show. He then hooked up with her.
- Sam Cooper (2009-2015) – In August 2009, Allen started dating builder and decorator Sam Cooper. After more than a year of dating, the duo engaged each other on Christmas Day of 2010. Subsequently, she also announced her news of being pregnant with Sam’s first child. On June 11, 2011, the couple married each other at St. James church in Cranham, Gloucestershire, England. She gave birth to the couple’s first child, a daughter named Ethel Mary (born – November 25, 2011). The couple was again blessed with a daughter, Marnie Rose, on January 8, 2013. But things turned sour between them and Lily decided to move away from Sam in 2015. She blamed her parents, alcohol and post-partum depression for her divorce and confessed to cheating on her husband. Both were officially divorced in June 2015.
- Meridian Dan (2015-2018) – Her relation with Dan dates back to September 2015 when she was found getting cozy with DJ Meridian Dan at her own apartment. They were together for almost three years. 2018 end saw their relation coming to an end too. She said Dan was a difficult man to be with.
- David Harbour (2019-Present) – She started dating actor David Harbour in 2019. In September 2020, David and Lily got married in the presence of Lily’s 2 daughters Ethel Mary and Marnie Rose. It was an intimate ceremony.
Race / Ethnicity
She is of Welsh, English, and Irish descent.
- Petite stature
36-25-35 in or 91.5-63.5-89 cm
4 (US) or 36 (EU)
8 (US) or 5.5 (UK) or 38.5 (EU)
Chanel Coco Cocoon handbag, Cornetto (2014), Disney, Microsoft
Best Known For
Her albums such as Alright, Still (2006), It’s Not Me, It’s You (2009), Sheezus (2014).
Lily released her debut album titled Alright, Still on July 14, 2006, via Regal Records. It charted at #2 in UK, #20 in USA, #7 in Australia, #6 in Ireland, and likewise.
It was certified as 3x Platinum in the UK, Platinum in Australia and Ireland, and Gold in the United States and Canada. Overall, the album received praise from the critics and audience.
She had a minor role in the 1998 biographical film Elizabeth as “Lady in Waiting”.
First TV Show
In 1998, Lily played a “child in the promo” in the comedy TV series The Comic Strip Presents… in episode 4 of season 4 titled “The Yob”.
In 2007, she took help from “Body Doctor” David Marshall to shed pounds from her body, which had accumulated primarily in the thighs.
But, after becoming a mom of two children, she stopped doing workouts and started enjoying her time with the children.
Lily Allen Favorite Things
- Food – Beans, cheese on toast
Source – LiveAbout.com
Lily Allen Facts
- She is a big fan of football (supports Fulham F.C.) and also likes cricket.
- Lily is the goddaughter of Scottish singer and songwriter Angela McCluskey.
- Her father, Keith Allen left her family when Lily was four years old.
- In 2013, she appeared in the music video of “True Love” by P!nk.
- She is the niece of Kevin Allen.
- Along with her older sister Sarah, she is the co-owner of a vintage clothes shop in London called “Lucy in Disguise”.
- Lily was involved in a seven-year stalking ordeal in the past. Her stalker, Alex Gray first contacted her in 2008 and later started sending threatening letters to her home, her clothes shop, and her manager’s office. He was later arrested and in April 2016, he was convicted of harassment and burglary. In June 2016, Alex was sentenced to an indefinite hospital order and was also banned from entering the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham or the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.
- In November 2010, Lily filed a lawsuit against Associated Newspapers, citing “invasion of privacy and copyright infringement” after they published photographs of her home.
- In March 2023, during an interview, Lily revealed that she had been sober for almost 4 years.
- In April 2023, Lily revealed that she had been diagnosed with adult ADHD which kind-of runs in her family.
- Visit her official website @ www.lilyallenmusic.com.