43 years old (Born on March 18, 1980)
English actress; She is famous from Lady Penelope in Thunderbirds.Her favorite film is The Goonies. Has an exceptionally good ear for accents. Is scared of the sea, fish and creepy crawlies. “I’m always convinced that a Great White is going to get me even if I’m in Cornwall”, she once said Her friends call her Soph Spent many holidays while growing up in Liechtenstein
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Fun Facts About Sophia Myles
Reviewers often compare her to Kate Winslet
Quit University to pursue acting.
Her skills include Horse Riding, Skiing, Skating, Swimming.
Her parents wanted a name that couldn’t be shortened
Most exotic place she’s ever been are The Seychelles
She does not speak French - contrary to her agency’s information. She’d understand it however, if someone were being rude to her in French. Same goes for Italian.
Father is a Vicar.
Grandmother was Russian.
She was spotted by actor and Oscar-winning screenwriter Julian Fellowes in her school play and plucked out to play Lady Jane Grey in a BBC production of The Prince and the Pauper.
Dreams of travelling to the North Pole - to see the Northern Lights
Does indeed have a fairly good grasp of the German language - although not necessarily when it comes to speaking it herself. When presented with a German text she can read it with almost no trace of an English accent.
Maternal grandmother was Russian.
Can speak German and French.
Was accepted at Cambridge University to study Philosophy after getting straight As at A-level. However she chose to pursue her acting career.
Is a natural blonde - although her hair darkened when she hit puberty
Decided to paint one of her rooms in her flat blood-red after having finished shooting Dracula - but regretted it afterwards and got professionals in to paint it over
Listens to Tracy Chapman.