Be charmed by these celebrity 'English roses'
These actresses possess the ideal qualities to play the part of an English rose
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An "English rose" is broadly defined as a nostalgic idea of a beautiful and elegant young English lady. The representation has been borrowed by the entertainment industry to describe a celebrity—more often than not an actress—who possesses a certain type of modest, natural beauty, and is well-educated and well-spoken. These qualities are well suited to female stars of film, stage, and television who are predisposed to roles in period and costume dramas where composure and dignity are the requirements of proper social etiquette. So, who has what it takes to be an English rose?
Click through this gallery and take a look at those actresses who have blossomed in the role.
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