Anya Chalotra plays Lily Marbury

Anya Chalotra is Lily Marbury. The unloved daughter of Rose Marbury who lives with her mother at Marbury Boarding House. She is well acquainted with certain guests who are willing to pay thanks to her mother. She has a kind heart some may mistake for naivety.

Anya recently finished filming Wanderlust, Nick Payne’s adaptation of his hit play at the Royal Court, for television. Being produced by Drama Republic for BBC/ Netflix opposite Toni Collette. Prior to this, Anya starred as Hero in Much Ado About Nothing at The Shakespeare's Globe directed by Matthew Dunster. A stand out performance for which she was nominated for Best Actress in a Play at the Stage Debut Awards. Anya is also leading the cast of Sherwood, a YouTube original, animation series based on the classic story of Robin Hood set in a dystopia future with Anya playing the heroine Robyn, opposite Joseph Fiennes and Aneurin Barnard.

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