Cole appeared as Greta in Snow White And The Huntsman last year, and also had a role as The Siren in Doctor Who back in 2011.
Earlier this week, during the Elle Style Awards, Lily - who previously dated Jude Law and Twitter's Jack Dorsey - won the H&M Conscious Award which was presented to her by American actress Olivia Wilde.
The models, including Cole, are graphically "murdered" and "meet their ends in rather striking ways" with the aim of looking "hot even when dead".Cole again starred in a music video for Sir Paul Mc Cartney's song Queenie Eye featuring a number of actors and musicians including Gary Barlow, James Corden, Jude Law and Johnny Depp.Her first leading role came in Terry Gilliam's 2009 fantasy film, The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus, playing Valentina, the teenage daughter of Christopher Plummer's title character, Dr Parnassus, whom Parnassus has promised to the Devil (Tom Waits) upon her 16th birthday.Acting alongside Heath Ledger (who died before filming had finished), Cole, in an interview for the Daily Telegraph admitted that, at times, she felt out of her depth in the role- saying “I’d only done a couple of films and here I was surrounded by amazing actors like Christopher Plummer and Heath Ledger, and it was intimidating at times,” while Ryan Michael Painter wrote of the film on 'inthisweek.com' that "all of the performances are delightful, particularly Cole's as Valentina, proving that the haute couture model has more to offer this world than a pretty face".When it was raining, he went up into the attic to try to stop the leaks, and he fell through the ceiling in the living room.
held at the Westwood Village Theatre on Tuesday (May 24) in Westwood, Calif.
Cole has additionally graced the covers of Vogue (UK, Russia, Korea), Harper's Bazaar (UK, Japan, Korea, Thailand, Russia, Ukraine, Taiwan, Turkey) and i-D.
During the Closing Ceremony of the 2012 London Olympics, Cole was one of the British models wearing fashions created by British designers specifically for the event.
In January 2010, Cole gave an interview to the Canadian edition of Elle in which she expressed her desire to focus more on acting than on her modelling career, saying she "wouldn't want to treat acting as a convenient thing to do now and again", going on to mention her roles in the upcoming films There Be Dragons and Phantasmagoria: The Visions of Lewis Carroll and saying of her modelling "I've been doing modelling for years and I feel like I've taken out of it what I need to and I'm ready for new things" Cole made a minor appearance in the music video for the Girls Aloud/Sugababes cover of "Walk This Way" in aid of the British telethon charity Comic Relief, in which she struts up and down a catwalk in "hilarious ways", interspersed by the bands and several well-known British television personalities.
Cole had another minor role in Primal Scream's 2008 video "Can’t Go Back", in which she and other models featured in a horror-style video based on the films of Dario Argento.
(Like we needed another reason to love them.) So it's easy to see why almost every It celeb has been sighted in them: be it Kate Bosworth, Sienna Miller, Emma Watson, Diane Kruger and Lily Aldridge.