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Wilde's paternal Scottish ancestors were upper-class and lived in several places at the height of the British Empire, including Peking (where her paternal grandfather was born), Kolkata, Mumbai, Cairo, and Tasmania; one of her paternal great-great-grandfathers, Henry Arthur Blake, was Governor of Hong Kong.
Her other paternal ancestors include abolitionist and Anglican minister James Ramsay; politician George Arbuthnot; lawyer, judge, and literary figure Henry Cockburn, Lord Cockburn; Lord Provost of Edinburgh Sir William Arbuthnot; and Sir Thomas Osborne. Wilde was also in The Girl Next Door (2004), Conversations with Other Women (2005), Alpha Dog (2006), Turistas (2006), Bickford Shmeckler's Cool Ideas (2006), and The Death and Life of Bobby Z (2007).
Wilde starred as Elizabeth Roberts, a trophy-wife customer who enters a straight-laced pharmacists's life and takes him on a joyride involving sex, drugs and possibly murder in Better Living Through Chemistry (2014).
She also starred as Beatrice Fairbanks in The Longest Week (2014), alongside Jason Bateman and Billy Crudup, as the middle of a love triangle between an affluent drifter and his best friend.
In fact, their love story almost came to a very abrupt end when Sudeikis actor spotted his soon-to-be fiancé alone on the dance floor. After later getting her digits, "He played it really cool," the actress recalls.
Wilde has said that as a result of her parents' occupations, she has a "strong journalistic streak" and is "really critical and analytical." Wilde's uncles, Alexander and Patrick Cockburn, also worked as journalists; her aunt, Sarah Caudwell, was a writer; her half-cousin, Stephanie Flanders, is a journalist; and her paternal grandfather, Claud Cockburn, was a novelist and journalist.