Biography

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Samantha Jane Barks (born 2 October 1990, height 5' 5" (1,65 m)) is a Manx actress and singer who first rose to fame after coming third in the BBCtalent show–themed television seriesI'd Do Anything in 2008. In 2012, she starred alongside Jonathan Bailey in the Disney Channel series Groove High and made her film debut as Éponine in the film version of the long-running musical Les Misérables. For the film, she received nominations for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture, Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture, and Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Acting Ensemble, and won the National Board of Review Award for Best Cast and Empire Award for Best Female Newcomer.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Samantha Jane Barks (born 2 October 1990, height 5' 5" (1,65 m)) is a Manx actress and singer who first rose to fame after coming third in the BBCtalent show–themed television seriesI'd Do Anything in 2008. In 2012, she starred alongside Jonathan Bailey in the Disney Channel series Groove High and made her film debut as Éponine in the film version of the long-running musical Les Misérables. For the film, she received nominations for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture, Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture, and Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Acting Ensemble, and won the National Board of Review Award for Best Cast and Empire Award for Best Female Newcomer.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 11

Birthday 1990-10-02

Place of Birth Laxey - Isle of Man - UK

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Also Known As

  • Samantha Jane Barks

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2019 For Love or Money as Connie
2017 Interlude In Prague as Josefa Duchek
2017 Bitter Harvest as Natalka
2013 The Christmas Candle as Emily Barstow
2013 Les Miserables: The History of The World's Greatest Story as Herself
2012 Les Misérables as Éponine Thénardier
2012 Groove High (1 episode) as Zoe Myer
2010 Les Misérables in Concert - The 25th Anniversary as Eponine
2008 I'd Do Anything (22 episodes) as Herself - Potential Nancy
1975 Mozart in Love as Josefa Duchek
1953 The Academy Awards (1 episode) as Samantha Barks

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