About Milly


Nicola “Milly” Milbank is an actress and bestselling author of Milly’s Real Food. Her food focuses on updated comforting British classics, Italian and Nordic cuisine all with a down to earth approach, fad-free ingredients and fuss-free methods.

Milly has been featured in over 50 publications including The Times, The Daily Mail and The Metro, Sainsburys Magazine and various glossies such as OK, Hello! and Red magazine. She has been named the new Clarence Court Eggs ambassador and works closely with brands she uses on a daily basis. She has written various online articles including Female First and Khoolect and has written travel articles for various publications, most recently British Airways Highlife Magazine and Lantliv Mat&Vin in Sweden on Basilicata being named the cultural capital of 2019. Televised presenting includes a series for the BBC Good Food channel and online Milly starred in the European travel series ‘Milly’s Real Food Roadtrip’ sponsored by Canon. As well  as an online video campaign for Kenwood and a mini-series for Clarence Court this summer, Milly is soon to start filming for Cadbury’s.

Milly continues to work in film and television as an Actress, recently appearing on ITV’s Endeavour after finishing a five year contract with Sky where she played the regular lead role of Ella Dawson in Mount Pleasant. Aside from her acting credits Milly works as a recipe developer, photographer and food stylist. A media pack and presenting showreel is available upon request through the contact page.

In 2017 Milly released her debut cookbook Milly’s Real Food’ and in September 2018 released her second title, a dog recipe book, Give the Dog a Bone; both published by HQ HarperCollins.