Birth Name: Samantha Barks
Birth Place: Laxey, , IM
Born Oct. 2, 1990 in the village of Laxey on the Isle of Man, Samantha Jane Barks began dancing at the age of three and made her stage debut in a school production the following year as Snow White. She soon became a staple of amateur theater on the Isle of Man, amassing an impressive collection of credits that included "Sleeping Beauty," "Guys and Dolls" and "Grease," as well as several ballets. In 2007, she released her debut album, Looking in Your Eyes
, which featured the single "Nothing Else," a song she co-wrote and later performed in the 2007 Maltese International Song Competition. Barks captured top honors in the contest, as well as the title of Best Foreign Song.
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"Les Miz" Star Samantha Barks Will Lead Musical Adaptation of "Amélie"
Samantha Barks, who played the ill-fated Eponine in the film adaptation of Les Misérables, will star in Berkeley Repertory Theatre's world-premiere musical adaptation of Amélie, which is based on the Academy Award-nominated film and will be directed by Tony Award winner Pam MacKinno…
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Anton Zetterholm and Samantha Barks attend the Broadway Opening Night...
Anton Zetterholm and Samantha Barks attend the Broadway Opening Night Performance of 'Doctor Zhivago' at The Broadway Theatre on April 21, 2015 in New York City.
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