|Sophia Myles Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 6 in|
|Date of Birth||March 18, 1980|
Sophia Myles is an English actress who is best known for portraying roles such as Lady Penelope Creighton-Ward in Thunderbirds, Darcy in Transformers: Age of Extinction, Isolde in Tristan & Isolde, Freya in Outlander, and Erika in Underworld. She has also appeared in a variety of other TV shows and films such as The Prince and the Pauper, Oliver Twist, Agatha Christie’s Marple, A Very British Scandal, A Discovery of Witches, Crossing Lines, Doctor Who, The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby, The Abduction Club, Art School Confidential, A Sunny Morning, Blackwood, Listen, and many more. She has been featured in the music videos of songs like Ronan Keating’s Love Won’t Work (If We Don’t Try) and Gavin DeGraw‘s We Belong Together. For her acting skills, Sophia has been honored with several awards such as the British Academy Scotland Award and Gold Movie Award.
Sophia Jane Myles
London, England, United Kingdom
Sophia went to Fox Primary School in London. She later went to The Green School in Isleworth, west London.
Later, she got success in her A-Levels and planned to study philosophy at the University of Cambridge. But, dropped the idea to focus on her acting career.
- Father – Peter R. Myles (Retired Church of England vicar) (Died in 2020)
- Mother – Jane (née Allan) (Works in Educational Publishing)
- Siblings – Oliver Myles (Younger Brother) (Lifeguard)
She is signed to United Agents company.
5 ft 6 in or 168 cm
57 kg or 126 pounds
Boyfriend / Spouse
Sophia Myles dated –
- Charles Dance (2004-2005) – Sophia met actor Charles Dance on the set of TV film The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby in 2001. They started dating in 2004 and separated after a year in June 2005. He is 34 years her senior and approx 9 inches taller.
- Damian Lewis (2005) – In 2005, she had a fling with actor Damian Lewis.
- David Tennant (2005-2007) – After meeting with Myles in October 2005 at the set of Doctor Who: “The Girl in the Fireplace”, Scottish actor David Tennant started dating her. They remained an item for 2 years and split in October 2007.
- Paul Wilson (2007-2008) – Scottish bassist Paul Wilson dated Sophia briefly from late 2007 to early 2008.
- James Bell – She later started dating James Bell. James works for the Bank of England. The couple welcomed a son in September 2014.
Race / Ethnicity
She is half Welsh and half-Russian.
36-26-35 in or 91.5-66-89 cm
6 (US) or 38 (EU)
She has appeared in several commercials such as Gap, Diet Coke, Chanel, and others.
Anglican / Episcopalian
Best Known For
Plying Lady Penelope Creighton-Ward in the science-fiction action-adventure film Thunderbirds.
She debuted with the 1996 film The Prince and the Pauper for her role as Lady Jane Grey.
First TV Show
In 1999, Sophia appeared in the ITV’s mini-series Oliver Twist for her role as Agnes Fleming.
Sophia Myles Favorite Things
- Film – The Goonies (1985)
Source – IMDb
Sophia Myles Facts
- Her maternal grandmother was Russian.
- She has a pet dog named Jackson.
- Her dad is a retired Vicar.
- She is good at horse riding, skating, skiing, and swimming.
- She is also able to speak German and French.
- Sophia played the major supporting role as Darcy Tyril in the 2014 movie “Transformers: Age of Extinction”.
- Myles was first spotted by English actor Julian Fellowes during a school play.
- Sophi’s father passed away in March 2020 after contracting COVID-19.