Bonnie Francesca Wright (born 17 February 1991) is an English actress and model. She is best known for playing the role of Ginny Weasley in the Harry Potter film series, based on the Harry Potter novel series by British author J. K. Rowling.
In 2014, she took part in the third series of The Great Sport/Comic Relief Bake Off: she won the first episode, being named the “Star Baker”
Bonnie Wright was born in London, the second child of Sheila Teague and Gary Wright, owners of the jewellery company Wright & Teague. She has an older brother, Lewis. Wright attended Prior Weston Primary School and later the King Alfred School in North London for her secondary education. During the filming of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1 and Part 2, Wright began attending London’s University of the Arts: London College of Communication, to study as a Film and Television Production Manager because of her plans to continue acting and to work behind-the-scenes after filming Harry Potter. In 2012 Wright graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree.
In February 2010, Wright confirmed she was dating fellow British actor Jamie Campbell Bower, who played the younger version of Gellert Grindelwald in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1. They confirmed their engagement in April 2011. Wright and Bower amicably called off their engagement on 30 June 2012.
Wright has been in a relationship with night club boss Simon Hammerstein since mid-2013.