Lucy Boynton dazzles in rainbow floral lace dress as she joins her co-stars for London screening of new Netflix comedy The Politician
She rose to fame with her acclaimed role in the Queen big screen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody.
And now Lucy Boynton is bringing her talents to the small screen with the imminent release of the anticipated Netflix comedy The Politician.
The actress celebrated her new project on Monday night with a special screening of the show at London's Ham Yard Hotel.
Leading lady: celebrated her new Netflix comedy The Politician on Monday night with a special screening of the show at London's Ham Yard Hotel
Lucy dazzled in a stand-out dress for her big night, choosing a gorgeous lace dress with rainbow coloured florals.
The sheer panels flashed a glimpse of the star's legs, while the fashion fan matched her gown's bright colour palette with her pink eyeshadow.
Lucy was joined by the show's leading man Ben Platt at the London screening as well as Zoey Deutch and Laura Dreyfuss.
Always chic: Lucy dazzled in a stand-out dress for her big night, choosing a gorgeous lace dress with rainbow coloured florals
Stars: Lucy posed with the comedy's leading man, Pitch Perfect's Ben Platt
Flourish in florals like Lucy wearing a Valentino dress
Lucy Boynton has built an impressive style repertoire over recent months, and this look has to be one of her best yet.
Attending a UK screening for her new Netflix show, Lucy looked sensational in an eye-catching dress by Valentino. Bravo to her stylist Leith Clark!
The floral lace maxi dress is hot off the Resort ’20 runway, and we only wish we could get our hands on this colourful masterpiece.
Although Lucy’s exact dress isn’t available to purchase, you can get a closer look at all the details via the link. Just shy of £16000, it’s certainly is on the pricey side, which is why we have rallied up some variations below.
Whether you bag a bargain by Paper Dolls and Asos or splash out on Dolce & Gabbana, you’ll be looking and feeling fabulous in no time!
Good to see you! The pair, who play high school rivals in the comedy, shared a warm hug
The blonde beauty has appeared in several films and series since her debut in 2006's Miss Potter, but admits that her experience working on The Politician was a 'daunting' one.
She told Interview magazine in an April chat: 'The scale and size of everything was daunting.'
And of working with The Politician's creator Ryan Murphy and costars Gwyneth Paltrow and Jessica Lange, Boynton said: 'It’s very much like a first-day-of-school feeling.'
Pals: The actors looked delighted to see one another, with Ben matching Lucy's flair for fashion in his quirky tartan suit
Comedy: Netflix's The Politician centers on Ben's Payton Hobart, a high-schooler from Santa Barbara, California who's had a lifelong hunch that he'd become president of the United States
Rivals: Lucy plays Astrid; Payton’s opponent with a ruthless desire to take him down and win the election
Striking: Fashion fan Lucy matched her gown's bright colour palette with her pink eyeshadow
A gaggle of esteemed actors might surround her, but Boynton has admitted she still has much to learn.
She recently rewatched films like Harold and Maude, Rosemary’s Baby, and My Girl to do just that, according to Interview magazine.
'As an actor, all brilliant films are somewhat of an education,' she said.
All-star cast: Zoey Deutch (left) and Laura Dreyfuss also joined the screening
Starring role: Lucy has landed a key role in the new drama which is full of big names
'It’s kind of nice to go back and keep rewatching old classics with the excuse that I’m doing research, even though I’m sitting here in my pajamas.'
Netflix's The Politician centers on Payton Hobart, a high-schooler from Santa Barbara, California who's had a lifelong hunch that he'd become president of the United States - but before this, he's put to the ultimate test: navigating the dicey political landscape of Saint Sebastian High School.
Pitch Perfect star Ben Platt stars as Hobart while Paltrow plays Platt’s adoptive mother Georgina. Lucy plays Astrid; Payton’s opponent with a ruthless desire to take him down and win the election.
All eight episodes of the series will be available via Netflix on September 27.
Coming soon: All eight episodes of the series will be available via Netflix on September 27