Eleanor Worthington-Cox (Born June 21, 2001) is a British child actress who played Matilda in Matilda the Musical. Eleanor shared the role with Cleo Demetriou, Sophia Kiely and Kerry Ingram and then Isobelle Molloy, Jade Marner and Cleo Demetriou. She ended her run in the summer of 2012.


Chorus - Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Matilda - Matilda the Musical

Scout - To Kill a Mockingbird

Young Princess Aurora - Malificient

Polly- Hetty Feather- CBBC


Eleanor's first show was in November 2011.

Eleanor currently holds the record for being the youngest winner of an Olivier Award.

Her first film, Maleficent, also featured fellow Matilda Isobelle Molloy, with whom she shared the role with in 2012.

Eleanor was on for Matilda for both the first preview and opening night performances.

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Naughty by Eleanor Worthington Cox

Naughty by Eleanor Worthington Cox