Pride and Prejudice role was dream come true for Mulligan
The Oscar nominee was just 15 when she was cast as Kitty Bennet in the film adaptation of the Jane Austin classic, and she admits her first day on the shoot was unreal.
She tells Vogue magazine, "When I was 15, I'd had vivid dreams of acting with Judi Dench - it was never Tom Cruise, always Judi Dench. I'd wake up and go, 'Not real!' and then I'd cry. The first day of Pride and Prejudice, there was Judi Dench."