Sarah Bolger (born 28 February 1991) is an Irish actress. She is known for her roles in the films In America, Stormbreaker, and The Spiderwick Chronicles, as well as her award-winning role as Lady Mary Tudor in the TV series The Tudors, and for guest starring as Princess Aurora in Once Upon a Time.
Sarah Lee Bolger was born in Dublin, the daughter of Monica and butcher Derek Bolger. She has a younger sister, Emma, also an actress. She attended The Young People's Theatre School in Dublin and Loreto High School, Beaufort in Rathfarnham from 2003 to 2009.
Bolger starred in In America with her sister, Emma. From 2008 to 2010, she portrayed Princess Mary Tudor in The Tudors. Bolger starred in Stormbreaker alongside Alex Pettyfer. She also starred in the film adaptation of the children's novel The Spiderwick Chronicles. She filmed a pilot called Locke & Key, and will star in the movie Starbright.
Bolger played the female lead role, Umi, in the English version of the 2011 Studio Ghibli film From Up on Poppy Hill, and starred as Lucy in As Cool as I Am in 2013. In 2014, she made an appearance on TV series, Mixology. Bolger co-starred in David Gelb's thriller film The Lazarus Effect.
In 2016, she starred as the title character in the horror film Emelie.
In March 2017 it was reported by Deadline Hollywood that Bolger was to star in the crime-thriller A Good Woman Is Hard to Find directed by Abner Pastoll. Filming completed in December 2017, with a release slated for 2018.
In January 2011, Bolger was selected to be in photographer Kevin Abosch's project "The Face of Ireland" alongside other Irish celebrities including Sinéad O'Connor, Neil Jordan, and Pierce Brosnan.
|1999||A Love Divided||Eileen Cloney|
|2008||Spiderwick Chronicles, TheThe Spiderwick Chronicles||Mallory Grace|
|2011||The Moth Diaries||Rebecca|
|From Up on Poppy Hill||Umi Matsuzaki||Voice role (English dub); Japanese title: Kokuriko-zaka kara|
|As Cool as I Am||Lucy Diamond|
|2015||My All American||Linda Wheeler|
|The Lazarus Effect||Eva|
|2017||Halal Daddy||Maeve Logan|
|2018||End of Sentence||Jewel||Post-production|
|A Good Woman Is Hard to Find||Sarah||Post-production|
|1999||A Secret Affair||Helena Fitzgerald||Television film|
|2002||The World of Tosh||TV series|
|2004||Clinic, TheThe Clinic||Janey Quinn||2 episodes|
|2008–2010||Tudors, TheThe Tudors||Mary Tudor||Recurring role (seasons 2–3); main role (season 4); 23 episodes|
|2012–2015||Once Upon a Time||Princess Aurora||Recurring role (seasons 2–4); 16 episodes|
|2014||Mixology||Janey||Episode: "Tom & Maya"|
|2015–2017||Into the Badlands||Jade||Main role (seasons 1–2)|
|2016||Agent Carter||Violet||Episodes: "The Lady in the Lake", "A View in the Dark", "The Atomic Job"|
|2017||Mayans MC||Emily||Main role|
|2018||Counterpart||Anna Silk||Recurring role|
|2008||The Spiderwick Chronicles||Mallory Grace||Voice role|
|2010||BioShock 2||Eleanor Lamb||Voice role|
|2003||In America||Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards||Best Supporting Actress||Nominated|
|2004||In America||Broadcast Film Critics Association Award||Best Young Actor/Actress||Nominated|
|Chicago Film Critics Association Awards||Most Promising Performer||Nominated|
|Independent Spirit Award||Best Supporting Female||Nominated|||
|Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards||Best Performance by Youth in a Lead or Supporting Role – Female||Nominated|
|Satellite Award||Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role, Drama||Nominated|
|Screen Actors Guild Award||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture||Nominated|||
|2009||Herself||Berlin International Film Festival||Shooting Stars Award||Won|||
|The Spiderwick Chronicles||Irish Film & Television Awards||Actress in a Supporting Role – Film||Nominated|||
|Herself||Chicago Film Critics Association Awards||Rising Star Award||Nominated|||
|2010||The Tudors||Irish Film & Television Awards||Actress in a Supporting Role – Television||Won|||
|2011||The Tudors||Irish Film & Television Awards||Actress in a Supporting Role – Television||Nominated|||
|2018||Halal Daddy||Irish Film & Television Awards||Actress in a Leading Role – Film||Nominated|||
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