- 1 Who is Sophia Myles?
- 2 Sophia Myles Net Worth
- 3 Early Life, Parents, Education
- 4 The late 1990s: Career Beginnings
- 5 The early 2000s
- 6 The mid-2000s: Rise to Fame
- 7 The late 2000s
- 8 The early 2010s
- 9 Recent Years
- 10 Personal Life: Is she married? Who is the father of her son?
- 11 Appearance and Vital Statistics
- 12 Social Media Presence
Who is Sophia Myles?
Sophia Jane Myles was born on 18 March 1980, in London, England UK, so is currently aged 39. She is an actress, probably best recognized for starring in the role of Erika in the action horror film “Underworld” (2003), playing Beth Turner in the CBS paranormal romantic drama series “Moonlight” (2007-2008) and featuring as Darcy Tirrel in the sci-fi action “Transformers: Age Of Extinction” (2014).
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Sophia Myles Net Worth
Her career started in 1996, and she has been an active member of the entertainment industry ever since, primarily known as a professional actress. So, if you ever wondered how rich Sophia Myles is, it has been estimated by authoritative sources that the total size of her net worth is over $5 million, accumulated through her successful acting career. If she continues to develop her career further, her net worth will certainly increase in the coming years.
Early Life, Parents, Education
Concerning her early life, Sophia spent her childhood in Notting Hill, where she was raised alongside her younger brother Oliver by her father, Peter Myles, a retired Vicar of the Church of England, and her mother, Jane Myles, who works in educational publishing. Regarding her education, she went to Fox Primary School, and later when the family moved to Isleworth, West London, Sophia attended the Green School. Bright and talented, she carried out her love for theater and acting through her high school years, performing in various school plays. Upon matriculation, she was quite successful at A-level and was accepted to study Philosophy at Cambridge University; however, she changed her vocation and began pursuing her career in the world of acting, after being noticed by an Oscar-winning screenwriter and actor Julian Fellowes.
The late 1990s: Career Beginnings
Speaking about Sophia’s professional acting career, it actually began in 1996, when she was selected to appear in the role of Lady Jane Grey in the TV mini-series “The Prince And The Pauper”, which was followed by her guest-starring as Saffron in another TV mini-series entitled “Big Women”, in 1998. During the following year, she starred as Agnes Fleming in the iTV1 mini-series “Oliver Twist”, based on the book of the same name written by Charles Dickens, after which she made her debut film appearance in the role of Susan Price in the romantic comedy-drama “Mansfield Park”, and then featured as Saucy Wood Nymph in the slapstick black comedy “Guest House Paradiso” next to comic duo Adrian Edmondson and Rik Mayall, both in 1999. All of these roles marked the establishment of her net worth.
The early 2000s
In the early 2000s Sophia started pursuing more serious acting roles, so she starred as Kate Nickleby in the TV drama “The Life and Adventures Of Nicholas Nickleby” (2001), played Victoria Abberline in the 2001 thriller film “From Hell”, alongside Johnny Depp, Heather Graham and Ian Holm, and was cast as Anne Kennedy in the romantic comedy-drama “The Abduction Club” (2002). During the next year, she landed the role of Erika in the action horror film “Underworld”, followed by her portrayal of Louise Thompson in the psychological thriller “Out Of Bounds” directed by Merlin Ward, both of which increased her net worth by a large margin.
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The mid-2000s: Rise to Fame
Her next major role came in 2004, when she featured as Lady Penelope Creighton-Ward in the sci-fi action “Thunderbirds”, after which she played Lizzie Carter in the TV mini-series “Colditz” (2005). In 2006, Sophia was busy again as she reprised the role of Erika in the sequel of “Underworld”, entitled “Underworld: Evolution”, and then portrayed Isolde in the epic romantic drama “Tristan & Isolde”, alongside James Franco, which added a considerable amount to her net worth and increased enormously her popularity. During the same year, she also landed the roles of Audrey in the comedy film “Art School Confidential” and Lucy Westenra in the BBC adaptation of Bram Stoker’s novel “Dracula”. Moreover, Sophia guest-starred as Madame de Pompadour in an episode of the BBC sci-fi series “Doctor Who” in 2006; the episode entitled “The Girl In The Fireplace” won the 2007 Hugo Award in the Best Dramatic Presentation, Short Form category.
The late 2000s
In 2007, Sophia won the role of Kate Breck in the drama “Hallam Foe”, directed by David Mackenzie, which led her to win a BAFTA Scotland Award, and to be nominated for Best Actress Award by the British Independent Film Award committee. In the same year, she was also chosen to portray Beth Turner in the CBS paranormal romantic drama series “Moonlight”, which lasted for a season, and by the end of the decade, had also played Freya in the 2008 sci-fi action film “Outlander”, next to Jim Caviezel, after which she was cast as Beth Bailey in the BBC drama series “Spooks” (2010).
The early 2010s
With the beginning of the next decade, Sophia continued to line up successes as she won the role of Grace in the 2012 short film “A Sunny Morning”, followed by her portrayal of Lauren in Víctor Garcia’s horror film “The Damned” (2013). In 2014, she featured as Darcy Tirrel in the sci-fi action “Transformers: Age Of Extinction” (2014), along with Mark Wahlberg, Nicola Peltz and Jack Reynor, played Rachel Marshall in the horror-thriller film “Blackwood”, and was cast as Lady Katherine Longmore in the BBC drama mini-series “Our Zoo”.
To speak further of Sophia’s acting career, she was not quite as active in the search for other projects from 2014 until 2018, when she appeared as Victoria in the short film “Two Words”, and then won the role of Rebecca Bishop in the fantasy TV series “A Discovery Of Witches”. So, her net worth is certainly still rising.
Personal Life: Is she married? Who is the father of her son?
To talk about her personal life, Sophia Myles was in a relationship with actor Charles Dancer between 2004 and 2005, after which she dated actor David Tennant (2005-2007). Although she has not been married, Sophia gave birth to her son, named Luke, in September of 2014, which she announced through a post on her official Twitter account; however, the name of her son’s father has not been revealed to the public though she posts photos with him.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
Speaking about her appearance and physical attributes, Sophia Myles is apparently a beautiful and attractive woman with long blonde hair and blue colored eyes. She also has an amazing body with a height of 5ft 6ins (1.68m), while her weight is reputed to be around 128lbs (58kgs), and her vital statistics are 36-26-35. Her dress size is 6 US, while her shoe size 7 US.
Social Media Presence
In addition to her career, Sophia is active across many of the most popular social media sites, which she uses not only to promote her projects but also to share various other contents with her fans. So, she runs her official Twitter account, on which she has almost 26,000 followers. She also runs her official Facebook page, and has her own fan site, on which you can find more information about her career.