Sophie Stuckey

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Sophie Stuckey
Born (1991-03-01) 1 March 1991 (age 24)
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 played the part of cancer-stricken fifteen-year-old Amanda Wilson.[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]



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


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"


  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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