Brigitte Michael Sumner
19 January 1984
Brigitte Michael Sumner (born 19 January 1984) is an English actress best known for her film roles as Sophie Levee in Frances Ha (2012), Farrah in The Mend (2014) and her television roles as Katia on Low Winter Sun (2013) and Bess Till on Snowpiercer (2020). She also portrayed Patti Smith in CBGB (2013).
Sumner was born at Portland Hospital in London, the oldest daughter of musician Sting (born Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner) and actress Trudie Styler. Sumner is the older sister of musician Eliot Sumner and the younger half-sister of musician Joe Sumner.
Sumner began her acting career in 2006 with roles in a series of short films. In 2011, she landed the role of Francesca on the Showtime series The Borgias appearing in four episodes. Sumner garnered significant attention for her role as Sophie Levee, starring opposite Greta Gerwig, in 2012's Frances Ha.
|2008||Last Chance Harvey||Friend of the Bride|
|2009||Black Water Transit||Attractive Hotel Receptionist|
|2012||Missed Connections||Lucy Foster|
|2012||Girl Most Likely||Hannah|
|2014||The End of the Tour||Betsy|
|2014||Half the Perfect World|
|2015||Mistress America||Fake Brooke|
|2015||This is Happening||Megan|
|2016||All At Once||Bridget|
|2016||Half The Perfect World||Bridget|
|2016||Two for One||Short|
|2017||Freak Show||Dr. Veronica Vickers|
|2017||The Meyerowitz Stories||Woman at Bard|
|2017||American Made||North's Aide Fawn Hall|
|2017||Valerie Ziegenfuss||Valerie Ziegenfuss|
|2019||Marriage Story||Theater Actor|
|2019||Now Is Everything||Caroline|
|2021||With/In: Volume 2|
|2013||Low Winter Sun||Katia|
- "Mickey Sumner". Interview Magazine. 13 May 2013. Retrieved 20 April 2019.
- One to Watch: Mickey Sumner. Gotham Magazine, 2013
- Exclusive: Mickey Sumner at Nonoo on Playing Patti Smith in 'CBGB'. Elle, 7 September 2013
- Sting’s daughter earns rave reviews in new movie. Classic Rock, 23 May 2013
- The Mend: SXSW Review. The Hollywood Reporter, 15 March 2014
- SXSW 2014: Austin’s Silver Screen Winners. Time, 14 March 2014
- SXSW ’14: Jesse Klein’s Wrap-Up. Hammer to Nail – What to Watch, 16 March 2014
- The Mend: Review – SXSW. The Script Lab, 14 March 2014
- "The best summer weddings of 2017, according to Instagram".
- Mason (10 December 2019). "Mickey Sumner | Married, Husband, Children, Net Worth, Wedding, Chris Kantrowitz, Son Hearing, Bess Till, Snowpiercer, Kids, Sting Daughter, Parents, Sisters, Siblings, Brother". Retrieved 19 April 2021.