Josephine Langford is an Australian actress best known for her portrayal of the lead female character in the popular Netflix movie, After. She was born in Perth, Australia, in 1997 and grew up with two older sisters. From a young age she had a strong interest in performing, studying ballet and theatre throughout her childhood. She eventually gained her first major acting role in 2018 when she was cast as Tessa Young in After.
Since then, Josephine has gone on to make appearances in several other projects including the film Wish Upon and television series Wolves Within. Her performance as Tessa Young garnered her critical acclaim and earned her a Teen Choice Award nomination for Best Breakout Movie Star.
After some time away from acting, Josephine made a comeback to the screen this year with her appearance in the movie Spontaneous. She has also been announced as a lead actress alongside Jamie Dornan and Sarah Gadon for an upcoming movie called The Tourist directed by Robert Zemeckis.
When she’s not busy filming, Josephine takes pleasure in outdoor activities such as skydiving and hiking around Australia with her friends and family. She’s also passionate about giving back to those less fortunate by lending a helping hand at local homeless shelters during the holidays or visiting children at hospitals during special occasions.