Top 5000
Up 78 this week

Samantha Morton (I)

Samantha Morton has established herself as one of the finest actors of her generation, winning Oscar nominations for her turns in Woody Allen's Sweet and Lowdown (1999) and Jim Sheridan's In America (2002). She has the talent to become one of the major performers in the cinema of this young century. Samantha Morton was born on May 13, 1977 in ... See full bio »

IMDb Picks: June

Are you ready for Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom? We are! See which other movies and TV shows we're excited about.

Visit IMDb Picks

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

Editorial Lists

Related lists from IMDb editors

a list of 10 images
updated 11 months ago
a list of 12 images
updated 14 Jun 2017
a list of 11 images
updated 20 Nov 2016

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 38 people
created 02 Aug 2015
a list of 31 people
created 04 Oct 2012
a list of 27 people
created 14 Jan 2012
a list of 31 people
created 29 Feb 2016
a list of 39 people
created 07 Dec 2014

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Samantha Morton's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 21 wins & 59 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Minority Report
The Messenger
The Messenger Olivia Pitterson
Synecdoche, New York
In America
In America Sarah


Hide Hide Show Show Actress (54 credits)
 2018 Two for Joy (completed)
 2017-2018 Harlots (TV Series)
Margaret Wells
 2017 Wonderful You VR (Short) (voice)
 2016 Rillington Place (TV Mini-Series)
Ethel Christie
 2015 The Last Panthers (TV Mini-Series)
Naomi Franckom
 2015 Cider with Rosie (TV Movie)
Annie Lee
 2014 Miss Julie
 2013 Angels & Ghosts (Short)
Amber Crick (voice)
 2013/I The Harvest
 2013 Decoding Annie Parker
Annie Parker
 2002-2013 Max & Ruby (TV Series)
 2012 Cosmopolis
Vija Kinsky
 2012 John Carter
 2009/I The Messenger
Olivia Pitterson
 2008 The Daisy Chain
Martha Conroy
 2008 Synecdoche, New York
 2007 Elizabeth: The Golden Age
Mary Stuart
 2007 Mister Lonely
Marilyn Monroe
 2007 Control
Debbie Curtis
 2007 Expired
Claire Barney
 2006 Longford (TV Movie)
Myra Hindley
 2006 The Horrors: Sheena Is a Parasite (Video short)
 2006 Slipp Jimmy fri
Sonia (English version, voice)
 2005 Lassie
Sarah Carraclough
 2005 River Queen
Sarah O'Brien
 2004 The Libertine
Elizabeth Barry
 2004 Enduring Love
 2003 Code 46
Maria Gonzales
 2002 U2: Electrical Storm (Video short)
The Mermaid
 2002 In America
 2002 Minority Report
 2002 Morvern Callar
Morvern Callar
 2001/I Eden
 2001 The Fear (TV Series)
 2000 Pandaemonium
Sara Coleridge
 1999 The Last Yellow
 1999 Jesus' Son
 1999 Sweet and Lowdown
 1997 The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling (TV Mini-Series)
Sophia Western
 1997 This Is the Sea
Hazel Stokes
 1997 Under the Skin
Iris Kelly
 1997 Jane Eyre (TV Movie)
Jane Eyre
 1996 The Future Lasts a Long Time (Short)
 1996 Emma (TV Movie)
Harriet Smith
 1995-1996 Band of Gold (TV Series)
Tracy Richards
 1995 The Vet (TV Series)
Amanda Mulholland
 1994 Cracker (TV Series)
Joanne Barnes
 1994 Peak Practice (TV Series)
Abbey, aka Pauline Jones
 1993 The Token King (TV Movie)
 1991 Boon (TV Series)
 1991 Soldier Soldier (TV Series)
Clare Anderson
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (24 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (4 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Other Works:

Appeared in "Ashes and Sand", a new play by Judy Upton - Royal Court Theatre, London (1994). See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Interviews | 5 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 3" (1.6 m)

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Acting and music are self indulgent professions and they are a luxury unless you love what you do. I have a love/hate relationship with what I do. I think, 'Where's the relevance of this? I'm not a doctor, I'm not an aid worker.' But then I think you only have one life and I am a vessel for stories to be told. See more »


Returned to work 4 months after giving birth to her daughter Edie in order to begin filming The Messenger (2009). See more »

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial