Sophie Vavasseur

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Sophie Vavasseur
Born Sophie Vavasseur
(1992-11-28) 28 November 1992 (age 24)
Dublin, Ireland
Occupation Actress
Years active 2002–present

Sophie Vavasseur (born 28 November 1992) is an Irish actress best known for her award-nominated role as Evelyn Doyle in the Irish film Evelyn.


Born in Dublin, Ireland, Vavasseur has appeared in films and on stage, and has done a number of advertisements and voice-overs. She has acted in several films to date. The first was Evelyn, in which she played the title role, (the daughter of Pierce Brosnan's character). The second was Resident Evil: Apocalypse where she played Charles Ashford's daughter (Angela "Angie" Ashford), who was the creator of the T-Virus. Film credits also include the IMAX film Twang and Reign of Fire[citation needed] starring Matthew McConaughey and Christian Bale. On stage she appeared in Come on Over by Conor McPherson at The Gate Theatre.

In 2007, Vavasseur appeared in Becoming Jane, a movie based on the private life of Jane Austen; that same year she starred in a new British television adaptation of Charles Dickens's The Old Curiosity Shop. In 2010 she appeared as a possessed teenager in the Spanish horror film Exorcismus,[1] alongside Richard Felix, Doug Bradley and Stephen Billington.[2]



Year Title Role Notes
2002 Evelyn Evelyn Doyle
2004 Resident Evil: Apocalypse Angela Ashford
2007 Becoming Jane Jane Lefroy
2010 Exorcismus Emma Evans
2012 Resident Evil: Retribution Angela Ashford Archive footage
2014 Poision Pen Jessica


Year Title Role Notes
2007 The Old Curiosity Shop Nell Trent TV Movie
2007 Northanger Abbey Annie Thorpe Miniseries
2009 Masterpiece Classic Nell Trent


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