Sophie Stuckey

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Sophie Stuckey
Born (1991-03-01) 1 March 1991 (age 23)
Camden, London, England, UK[1]
Occupation Actress
Years active 2002-present

Sophie Stuckey (born 1 March 1991) is an English actress.

Biography and career[edit]

Sophie Stuckey was born in London, in the borough of Camden, on 1 March 1991. Her first role as an actress was in 2002, at the age of 11, in the film Doctor Sleep,[2] while the following year she was in I Capture the Castle, film adaptation of Dodie Smith's book of the same name. Afterwards, she was in The Dark in 2005[3] and in My Life in Ruins (aka Driving Aphrodite) in 2009.[4]

Meanwhile, in 2004 she debuted on TV in the BBC film Who Cares?, written and directed by Ray Harrison Graham and produced by RedBird Productions;[5][6] in 2006 she appeared in one episode of the ninth season of Midsomer Murders, playing Dora Southerly, a girl who found the body of a man in an old sawmill.[7]

In 2010, she got the role of Summer Farley, leading of the TV series Summer in Transylvania,[8] which pushed her to quit her studies in Global Politics and International Relations at Birkbeck,[9] and took part in The Woman in Black with Daniel Radcliffe, coming out in 2012:[10] in the film she was Stella Kipps, late wife of the leading, who appeared only in flashbacks or as a ghost. The next year she joined the cast of the two-part miniseries The Reckoning,[11] in which she was the fifteen-year-old Amanda Wilson, main role's daughter, suffering for cancer.[9]

In 2012 she took part, as Jemma, in Menhaj Huda's horror film Comedown,[12] which was screened as world premiere on 4 October 2012 at Grimmfest.[13] In January 2013 she was in two episodes of the sixteenth season of the TV series Silent Witness, playing Karen Masters,[14][15] while in April she was in Endeavour.[16] In September she was Eva Harper in the fourth episode of the third season of Vera.[17]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2002 Doctor Sleep Heather aka Close Your Eyes
2003 I Capture the Castle Cassandra (aged 7)
2004 Gyppo Rosa Short film
2005 The Dark Sarah
2009 Driving Aphrodite Caitlin
2012 The Woman in Black Stella Kipps
2012 Comedown Jemma

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2004 Who Cares? Trixy TV film
2006 Midsomer Murders Dora Southerly Episode: "Country Matters"
2010 Summer in Transylvania Summer Farley Main role (20 episodes)
2011 The Reckoning Amanda Wilson
2013 Silent Witness Karen Masters Episodes: "True Love Waits - Part One" and "True Love Waits - Part 2"
2013 Endeavour Pamela Walters Episode: "Girl"
2013 Vera Eva Harper Episode: "Prodigal Son"

References[edit]

  1. ^ "8 Things to Know About The Woman in Black‘s Sophie Stuckey!". January 25, 2012. Retrieved May 18, 2012. 
  2. ^ "DOCTOR SLEEP aka CLOSE YOUR EYES; HYPNOSIS". Retrieved October 29, 2012. 
  3. ^ "The Un­Petrifying Sophie Stuckey". Retrieved May 18, 2012. 
  4. ^ ""My Life in Ruins" poster. It's all Greek to Vardalos". March 9, 2009. Retrieved November 26, 2011. 
  5. ^ "Who Cares? - BBC". Retrieved December 29, 2012. 
  6. ^ "Sophie Stuckey - United Agents". Retrieved December 29, 2012. 
  7. ^ "Midsomer Murder - Country Matters". Retrieved October 29, 2012. 
  8. ^ "Summer in Transylvania". March 18, 2010. Retrieved November 26, 2011. 
  9. ^ a b "Interview with star of ITV’s The Reckoning". April 26, 2011. Retrieved October 29, 2012. 
  10. ^ "Official Photo of Daniel Radcliffe in Hammer Films’ The Woman In Black". November 9, 2010. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 
  11. ^ "Ashley Jensen, Max Beesley join ITV drama". September 30, 2010. Retrieved October 29, 2012. 
  12. ^ "Comedown". Retrieved May 18, 2012. 
  13. ^ "Grimmfest - 2012 Schedule". Retrieved October 29, 2012. 
  14. ^ "Series 16 - 5. True Love Waits - Part One". Retrieved January 19, 2013. 
  15. ^ "Series 16 - 6. True Love Waits - Part Two". Retrieved January 19, 2013. 
  16. ^ "ITV’s ‘Broadchurch’, ‘Endeavour’ & ‘Murder On The Home Front’ Line Up Guest Stars". December 3, 2012. Retrieved December 4, 2012. 
  17. ^ "Vera Episode 4". Retrieved September 21, 2013. 

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