Camilla Anne Luddington (born 15 December 1983) is an English actress, notable for being cast as Catherine Middleton in the film William & Kate, as well as for her role as Jo Wilson in the television series Grey’s Anatomy. She provides the voice of Lara Croft in the 2013 video game Tomb Raider.
Originally from Bracknell which is in Berkshire, Luddington was educated at the Marist Senior School, an all-girls school in Ascot, Berkshire. She later attended the American School in England at Thorpe in Surrey. She also lived in Texas for a year when she was a child, learning to speak with an American accent. She has two brothers, Daniel and Joey, and a younger sister, Amy. As a child, she was obsessed with the Ricki Lake Show and dressed her younger brother and sister up to play a couple in an abusive relationship. She moved to suburban Austin, Texas for a year when she was 14 and attended Westwood High School. Her mother died when she was 19. Her father’s name is Martin.
When she was nineteen she enrolled in Susquehanna University in Pennsylvania. After six months, Luddington left university and transferred to the New York Film Academy. She was part of the school’s first one year acting class program in 2003. After her acting studies, Luddington then returned to England before moving to Los Angeles.
Luddington has now lived most of her adult life in the United States, gaining a Mid-Atlantic hybrid accent. She is an aunt. Her brother Daniel has a daughter named Daisy and her sister Amy had a son in 2012.