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Scottish actress Kelly Macdonald has appeared on television in Broadwalk Empire and in such films as Gosford Park and Anna Karenina.
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She has received an Emmy Award nomination for her work on the critically acclaimed show.
On the big screen, Macdonald voiced the spunky and bold Merida, the lead heroine in the 2012 hit animated film Brave. Later that year, she had a supporting role in Anna Karenina, starring Keira Knightley, Aaron Johnson and Jude Law.
Macdonald is married to Dougie Payne, bassist of the band Travis. The couple has been married since 2003. They named their son "Freddie" after the late Freddie Mercury of the band Queen. The couple is expecting their second child in late 2012.
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