Lily Sastry is the daughter of comedian and actor Rowan Atkinson. Like her father, Lily is also an actress known for his works in Johnny English Reborn, Mr. Bean’s Holiday, & others.
Though her professional life has been more of an open book, most part of her love life remains more of a mystery. Despite a number of queries concerning her love affairs and boyfriends, the actress has managed to maintain silence on the matter.
Well, in this article, we are going to explore every fact, be it her career, parents, relationship, net worth, etc.
Lily Sastry Was Born In London
The beautiful Lily Sastry was born in 1995, to father Rowan Atkinson and mother Sunetra Sastry, in London, England. At present, she is 26 years of age. Her birth name is Lily Grace Atkinson, however, she goes by her mother’s surname Sastry.
She also has an older brother named Benjamin Atkinson. Just for a fact, Benjamin was born in 1993. Like his father, he is also an actor and is known for movies like Band, Animals, & many others. Besides, he is also a producer, director, production manager, and cinematographer.
Age & Height
Talking about Lily’s age, she is 28 years of age as of 2023. Similarly, she stands 5 feet 5 inches, which is 165 cm.
Lily Shastry’s Parents Are Already Divorced
Unfortunately, her parents are no longer together. Her father Rowan Atkinson and her mother Sunetra Sastry married back in February 1990. Well, as a married couple, the couple shared a great relationship initially.
They met for the first time back in the late 1980s. At the time, Sunetra worked as a makeup artist with the BBC. As anyone can expect, their meeting soon changed into a romantic relationship and eventually marriage. But unfortunately, their relationship did not last as long as they expected it to be.
Around 24 years into marriage, the couple separated in 2014. Their divorce was finalized on 10th November 2015. All the while they were married, the family lived in Apethorpe, Northamptonshire.
Well, after separation from Sunetra, Lily’s father soon began dating his girlfriend named Louise Ford. The duo met for the first time in 2013 when they worked together in West End play. Just less than a year of dating, the couple came public about their relationship.
Eventually, Ford and Atkinson moved to a £4.65million cottage in North London, in 2016. Likewise, Rowan also has a kid, Isla Atkinson, from his relationship with his second wife, who was born in December 2017.
Lily Sastry Is An Actress By Profession
Like her dad, Lily is also an actor. In fact, she began her career in acting as a child actress. Over the years, she has already appeared in a few successful movies.
She made her debut as an actress back in 2004 in Tooth, where she played a new recruit as a child actress. Shortly after that in 2007, she appeared in Mr. Bean’s Holiday along with her father.
Similarly, in 2011, she again appeared along with her father in Johnny English Reborn. The movies happened to be huge success and star actors including Roger Barclay, Eric Carte, Rosamund Pike, and others, in the lead.
Her latest appearance was in The Fifty Cent Smile in 2014. In this movie, she appeared as one of the leads alongside Silvan Friedman. She played a character named Amy.
Besides acting, Lily is also a singer. She is a cabaret singer and has performed at several prestigious shows including at The Pheasantry in 2015. Likewise, she has also released a single named Rat In Gold and has performed with numerous bands on live shows.
She is a Burlesque dancer
Aside from her career as an actress and singer, apparently, Mr. Bean’s daughter Lily is a dancer as well. But she isn’t just an ordinary dancer, she is a burlesque dancer.
She has performed as a dancer in a lot of events. In 2016, she performed ‘sultry’ jazz in a burlesque show at London’s St James Theatre.
List of Lily Sastry Movies
|2007||Mr Bean’s Holiday||Lily at the Stereo|
|2011||Johnny English Reborn||Girl with Crash Helmet|
|2014||The Fifty Cent Smile||Lily|
Is Lily Sastry Dating a Boyfriend?
Apparently, Lily is not dating a man at present. Also, there are no reports of her romantic relationships in the past as well. Though many tabloids assume that she could be dating a boyfriend secretly, but since she has not opened up about her romance publicly, it is safe to say she is single.
That said, we hope, Sastry opens up about her love life soon. Anyway, who would not love to see her married to a handsome husband? For now, all we can do is wait until she surprises everyone with a sexy man in her life.
Lily Sastry Changed Her Surname After Conflict With Her Father
Not many know but Lily was reportedly disappointed by Rowan’s extra-marital relationship with Louise Ford. To the extent that Lily even abandoned her dad’s surname and goes by her mother’s surname “Sastry” at present.
After Rowan divorced her mom, Lily even deleted photos from over 2 years on her Instagram and changed her surname on all the social media platforms. But despite all the actions, Lily’s spokesperson reported that there is no conflict between the two, and her decision to choose Sastry as a median name could just be a preference.
How Much Is Lily Shastry’s Net Worth?
Though Lily has not revealed the wealth she owns, but some sources report that she is worth around $1 million. The data may or may not be true since it has not been authenticated. That said, she leads a pretty luxurious life and earns a decent salary from her profession as an actor.
On the other hand, her dad is pretty wealthy with over $150 million in net worth, as per Celebrity Net Worth.