Ella Hunt was born 29 April 1998 and is an English actress and singer.
Hunt was born in London to sculptor and actress Louise Hunt and art dealer David Grob, Hunt grew up on a farm in Parracombe, North Devon. She is of Swiss descent on one side. She has an older brother William, a younger brother Arthur, as well as three older half-siblings from her father’s first marriage.
Hunt attended Millfield Preparatory School in Somerset and then Blundell’s School in Tiverton. She was discovered by an agent when she was in a school production at Millfield at the age of 11.
Hunt appeared in the 2011 film Intruders, the 2012 film Les Misérables, and the 2014 independent film Robot Overlords. She made her television debut at 18 in 2016 as Ellie Marsden alongside Daisy Edgar-Jones as her twin Olivia in the ITV series Cold Feet.
Hunt starred as Anna Shepherd in the 2018 film Anna and the Apocalypse. She also appeared in the 2019 film Summer Night and starred as Kat Malone in the 2020 film Kat and the Band. In 2018, Hunt was cast as Sue Gilbert in the 2019 Apple TV+ period drama Dickinson.
She is slated to star in the movie Master alongside Regina Hall and in an adaptation of D. H. Lawrence‘s novel ‘Lady Chatterley’s Lover‘ as Mrs. Flint.
In March 2021, she came out as queer.