Rosamund Mary Ellen Pike, born in January 1979, is a British actress and narrator. Her accolades include a Golden Globe Award and Primetime Emmy Award, with nominations for an Academy Award and British Academy Film Award.
In 2014, her performance in the psychological thriller Gone Girl was met with widespread critical acclaim, winning the Saturn Award for Best Actress and receiving a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress. Pike received further acclaim for her starring role as Ruth Williams Khama in the biographical drama A United Kingdom (2016) and for portraying the journalist Marie Colvin in the biographical war drama A Private War (2018), for which she was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama. Pike won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Actress in a Short Form Comedy or Drama Series for her role in State of the Union in 2019. In 2021, Pike won her first Golden Globe Award for her critically acclaimed performance as Marla Grayson in I Care a Lot.