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Profile

Samantha Barks

Manx Actress and Singer
Female
Born Oct 2, 1990

Samantha Jane Barks is a Manx singer and actress who first rose to fame after coming third in the BBC talent show–themed television series I'd Do Anything in 2008. In 2012, she made her film debut as Éponine in the film version of the long-running musical Les Misérables.… Read More

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Timeline

Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Samantha Barks.

CHILDHOOD

1990 Birth Born on October 2, 1990.

TEENAGE

In April 2007, she released her debut album, Looking in Your Eyes at the Peel Centenary Centre, Isle of Man, which sold over 600 copies. … Read More
In 2008, Barks competed in I'd Do Anything in which she was one of the finalists in a search for a new, unknown lead to play Nancy in a West End revival of the British musical Oliver! … Read More
She put on her own concert, 'An Audience with Sam Barks', at the Villa Marina, Isle of Man on 3 Jan 2009 to thank everybody that supported her during her time on I'd Do Anything and to thank those that have continued to support her.
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She starred as Éponine in the London production of Les Misérables at the Queen's Theatre from 21 June 2010 to 18 June 2011. … Read More

TWENTIES

2011 20 Years Old She performed in a concert at the Battersea Barge in London on 21 August 2011, singing work by British composer/lyricists Laurence Mark Wythe, Grant Olding, Dougal Irvine and Tim Sutton. … Read More
2012 21 Years Old Barks will reprise her role as Éponine in the upcoming 2012 film adaptation of Les Misérables. … Read More
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