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Samantha Barks

Samantha Barks was born in Laxey, Isle of Man (British Isles) in 1990. She is a British actress best known for the role of Éponine in Les Misérables. In 2008, Samantha competed in I'd Do Anything in which she was one of the finalists in a search for a new, unknown lead to play Nancy in a West End revival of the British musical Oliver!. After the ... See full bio »

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5 wins & 12 nominations. See more awards »

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(10 December 2011 until 2 March 2013) Playing Nancy in the UK Tour of Oliver. See more »

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5' 6" (1.68 m)

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Do everything you can for yourself. Rehearse. Practice everyday. If you can't sing a certain song, sing it and sing it and sing it. Always throw yourself in the deep end and swim as hard as you can to swim up. And that's all you can do -- take risks and then work really hard because a certain element of things can be luck, but also the harder you work, the luckier you get. If you want something ... See more »


Released a song called 'Let Go' that she co-wrote with Garry Lake (June 6, 2011). See more »

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She looked really familiar in Les Mis...... heavenlygal201
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