Sophia Myles

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Myles in 2008, photo by

Birth Name: Sophia Jane Myles

Place of Birth: Hammersmith, London, England, U.K.

Date of Birth: 18 March, 1980

Ethnicity: English, Welsh, Russian

Sophia Myles is a British actress. Her roles include the films Underworld, Tristan & Isolde, Art School Confidential, and Blackwood, and television’s Spooks, A Discovery of Witches, and Hallam Foe.

She is the daughter of Jane (Allan) and Peter Myles, a vicar. Sophia has a son with her partner, banker James Bell. She has said:

I am half English, a quarter Welsh and a quarter Russian…

She also stated that her Welsh heritage is through her mother.



Curious about ethnicity

9 Responses

  1. andrew says:

    She is British and part Russian.

    You are embarassing

  2. bablah says:

    There’s a Thomas Allen married to Etty Jonofsky and they had a daughter Jane Allen.
    Could this Jane be her mother?

    This might be Etty too:

    Both Jonofsky and Gorovitch strike me as Jewish names, though, but I couldn’t find any other Jane Allen with an Eastern European mother.

  3. smiley says:

    Need a pretty picture of her.

  4. aps says:

    I love her!:D

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