Sarah Bolger 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.
Born Name Sarah Lee Bolger
Years active 1999–present
Born: Born: 28 February 1991, 27 years and 9 months, Dublin, Ireland
Sun Sign Pisces
Hair Color redhead
Eye Color Blue
Height 5’3″ (159 cm)
Measurements 34-25-36 inches (86-64-91 cm)
Bra Size 32B
Sarah Lee Bolger is 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 guest starred as Princess Aurora in the second, third, and fourth seasons of the fairy tale drama, Once Upon a Time.
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 2015, she starred in the AMC martial arts show Into the Badlands and the Freddie Steinmark biopic My All American.
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.
She was nominated for a Critics Choice Award for 2002’s In America.
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.
She has two dogs.
She starred in The Spiderwick Chronicles with Mary-Louise Parker .
Awards and Honors:
Irish Film & Television Awards Actress in a Supporting Role – Television for The Tudors
Berlin Film Festival Shooting Stars Award
Irish Film & Television Awards Nomination – Actress in a Supporting Role – Television for The Tudors
Irish Film & Television Awards Nomination – Rising Star Award
Irish Film & Television Awards Nomination – Actress in a Supporting Role – Film for The Spiderwick Chronicles
Broadcast Film Critics Association Award Nomination – Best Young Actor/Actress for In America
Chicago Film Critics Association Awards Nomination – Most Promising Performer for In America
Independent Spirit Award Nomination – Best Supporting Female for In America
Satellite Award Nomination – Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role, Drama for In America
Hobbies and Interests: Dancing
Favorite Color: Red
Favorite Food: Salad
Favorite Music: The Beatles
Favorite Perfume: Something Blue by Oscar de la Renta
Favorite Book: The Moviegoer by Walker Percy
Favorite Sports: Basketball
Favorite Movie: Wuthering Heights
Favorite TV Show: Sherlock