Sophia Myles Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 05 May, 2021
Facts of Sophia Myles
Date of Birth: 1980 , March-18
Age: 41 years old
Birth Nation: England
Height: 5 feet 5 inch
Name Sophia Jane Myles
Birth Name Sophia Jane Myles
Nick Name Soph
Father Peter R. Myles
Mother Jane Allan
Nationality English
Birth Place/City London, England
Ethnicity Mixed
Profession Acting
Net Worth $5 million
Eye Color Grey
Hair Color Blonde
Famous for Playing Lady Penelope Creighton-Ward in Thunderbirds
Affair with Charles Dance, David Tennant, Paul Wilson
Boyfriend James Bell
Children 1
Education The Green School
Online Presence Instagram, Twitter
Movies Underworld, Thunderbirds, November 1st, The Abduction Club
TV Show Doctor Who, Moonlight, A Discovery of Witches, Foyle's War
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English actress Sophia Myles gained wide recognition for portraying Lady Penelope Creighton-Ward in the 2004 action-adventure film Thunderbirds. She is also popular for her roles in Tristan & Isolde, Underworld & Underworld: Evolution, Transformers: Age of Extinction, and Outlander

How Much Is Sophia Myles Worth In 2021?

Outlander star began her acting career as Lady Jane Grey in 1996 television series The Prince and the Pauper. Since then, Myles has starred in several films and TV shows as of 2021. 

CAPTION: English actress began her acting career in 1996 SOURCE: IMDB

The average salary of an actor in the United Kingdom ranges between £46,019 i.e. $64,000USD to £80,236 i.e. $111,587USD per year. The salary may vary from place-to-place depending on one's work. 

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Sophia has a net worth of $5 million as of May 2021. Apart from her acting career, she also earns a decent amount from her sponsorships, commercial ads, and endorsement deals. 

Personal Details- Childhood, Age & Family

Sophia Jane Myles was born on 18th March 1980 in London, England to Jane Allan and Peter R. Myles. She is 41 years old as of 2021. 

Additional Fact: Her father passed away on 21st March 2020 due to COVID-19. 

Myles went to Fox Primary School and The Green School in Isleworth. After scoring straight A's at A-Level, she got accepted at Cambridge University to study Philosophy, however, Sophia chose to pursue a career in acting. 

Who Is She Dating?

Myles and her partner James Bell welcomed their son Luke on 27th September 2014. She announced her son's birth via Twitter. 

CAPTION: Myles and her partner James welcomed son Luke in 2014 SOURCE: Twitter @SophiaMyles

Prior to James, she was engaged to a Texan entrepreneur, Brent Thomas Funston in September 2010. However, the couple separated after a while. 

In 2005, she began dating actor David Tennant after shooting an episode of Doctor Who. They separated by October 2007. 

Likewise, from 2004 to 2005, she dated actor Charles Dance who is known for playing Tywin Lannister in HBO series Game of Thrones. She was also romantically linked with actor Damian Lewis and musician Paul Wilson. 

Short Career Insight

Myles landed her first acting role in 1996 TV series The Prince and the Pauper. She then starred in films and TV shows like Mansfield Park, Guest House Paradiso, The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby, Oliver Twist, Close and True, Heartbeat, and Foyle's War

In 2003, she landed the role of Erika in action horror film Underworld starring Kate Beckinsale, Scott Speedman, and Michael Sheen. She reprised her role in the second sequel Underworld: Evolution which was released in 2006. 

Sophia made her career breakthrough as Lady Penelope Creighton-Ward in the 2004 sci-fi action film Thunderbirds opposite Bill Paxton, Anthony Edwards, and Ben Kingsley

CAPTION: Myles as Lady Penelope in Thunderbirds SOURCE: Twitter @SophiaMyles

The 41-year-old grabbed both media and public attention with her role as Madame de Pompadour in the Doctor Who's second season, episode The Girl in the Fireplace in 2006. 

In 2018, she joined the cast of British fantasy TV series A Discovery of Witches as Rebecca Bishop. In the show, she starred alongside Teresa Palmer, Matthew Goode, and Edward Bluemel

Myles is set to appear as Margaret in her upcoming project All That Glitters, Beth Barnes in Decrypted, and Megan Granger in Disarm. They are currently in post-production. 

 

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