Exeter College, Oxford University
Was cast in the drama "London Road"
Appeared in the Oscar-nominated "Philomena"
Nabbed a recurring role on the mini-series "The Widower"
Landed her first recurring TV role on "EastEnders"
In addition to her film and TV acting, Fleetwood was also a prolific Shakespearian theater actress.
Fleetwood knew she wanted to become an actress after her father took her to a production of Shakespeare's "The Taming of the Shrew."
Fleetwood grew up on a farm just outside of Shakespeare's hometown of Stratford-upon-Avon.