Sienna Miller

Date of Birth
28 December 1981 New York USA
Birth Name
Sienna Rose Miller
Height
5' 5" (1.65 m)
Mini Biography
Sienna Rose Miller was born in New York City but raised in London, England. Her father, Ed Miller, was an investment banker, then a Chinese art dealer, joined a cult and wrote a spiritual self-help book. Her mother, Josephine Miller, was a South African model and a personal assistant to David Bowie. She went on to run the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute in New York City, and then became a yoga instructor. Sienna has one older sister, Savannah.
The family moved to Chelsea, London, when Sienna was 18-months-old. Sienna spent her weekends horse riding at her godmother's farmhouse in Wiltshire. When Sienna was age 6, her parents got divorced. Sienna and Savannah moved to Parsons Green with their mother, who was also being treated for breast cancer. Sienna's father remarried three times and moved to the Virgin Islands. At age 8, she moved away to Heathfield boarding school in Ascot, where she enjoyed playing Lacrosse and acting.
Sienna went back to New York City, when she turned 18, and enrolled at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute. Following this, she traveled, modeled, did theater and took bit parts in films. She landed a role as a flirtatious model in a BBC sitcom, "Bedtime" (2001). In 2004, she landed a role in Layer Cake (2004), and followed this with Alfie (2004), Casanova (2005), Factory Girl (2006) and Interview (2007/I).
Trivia
One sister, Savannah, two half-brothers, Charles and Stephen and a stepsister, Natasha.
Her mother, Jo Miller, ran London's Lee Strasberg drama school.
Studied drama at the Lee Strasberg Institute in New York.
For more than a decade, her father, American banker Ed Miller, was married to top interior designer Kelly Hoppen.
Was educated at Heathfield School in Ascot, Berkshire.
She was born in the United States but raised in the United Kingdom (although she spent several years as a teenager studying acting and modeling in New York City).
Named her two dogs "Porgy" and "Bess, after the two leading characters in George Gershwin's opera of the same name.
Studied acting with Michael Margotta.
In the summer of 2005, she made her West End debut in the stage production of William Shakespeare's "As You Like It", directed by David Lan, at the Wyndham Theatre. She played the role of Celia.
Was engaged to Jude Law, having begun a relationship in October 2003 after meeting on the set of Alfie (2004) (December 2004-July 2005).
Her sister celebrates her birthday two days after Sienna's.
Named #48 on the Maxim magazine Hot 100 of 2005 list.
Named #2 in AskMen.com's Top 99 Most Desirable Women
Ranked and Voted #2 by AskMen.com's Top 99 Most Desirable Women of 2006
She and co-star Hayden Christensen shared a house during the filming of Factory Girl (2006) in Louisiana.
#42 on maxims hot 100 of 2006
Named #63 in FHM magazine's "100 Sexiest Women in the World 2006" supplement. (2006).
Had reconciled with Jude Law, following their initial break-up due to his affair with his children's nanny Daisy Wright (February-November 2006).
Replaced Lindsay Lohan for the role of Caitlin MacNamarra in The Edge of Love (2008) starring alongside her close friend Keira Knightley.
Ranked #11 on the Maxim magazine Hot 100 of 2007 list.
Was named "Film Actress of the Year" at the 2007 Glamour Women of the Year Awards.
Ambassador for Global Cool.
Sister of Savannah Miller , a graduate of the prestigious Central St. Martins Design School.
Received an unprecedented $75,000 settlement when a British court ruled that British tabloids the "Sun" and the "News of the World" had violated her invasion of privacy rights. The tabloids had covertly photographed Miller doing a nude scene in the production Hippie Hippie Shake (????), and later published the pictures without prior permission. [2007]
Good friends with Guy Pearce, Keira Knightley, Hugh Dancy and Anne Hathaway.
Though New York-born, Miller grew up in southwest London's Parsons Green district.
Ranked #27 on the Maxim magazine Hot 100 of 2008 list.
Was engaged to Rhys Ifans, having been in a relationship with him since June 2007 (March-June 2008).
Rhys Ifans had to ask her three times to marry him before she finally said "yes".
Was originally cast as Maid Marian in Robin Hood (2010) before being replaced by Cate Blanchett.
Passed her United Kingdom driving test [July 11, 2009].
Was in a relationship with DJ George Barker (August-October 2009).
Was in an on/off romance with Balthazar Getty (June 2008-April 2009).
Is a fan of the sport golf and Chelsea FC (England football club).
Considers Madonna to be a close friend.
Auditioned for the role of Kelly Jones in St. Trinian's (2007), but Gemma Arterton was cast instead.Had reconciled a second time with former fiancé Jude Law, having met again whilst appearing in separate stage productions in New York (October 2009-February 2011).
Half brother, Charles Miller, is a painter and maintains a studio if New York City.
Ranked has having one of the "Most Beautiful Famous Faces" by "The Annual Independent Critics List of the 100 Most Beautiful Famous Faces From Around the World." She was ranked #21 in 2010, #13 in 2009, #10 in 2008, #8 in 2007, #2 in 2006, #13 in 2005, and #24 in 2004.
A representative reported that Miller and Tom Sturridge, whom she has been in a relationship with since March 2011, are engaged and expecting their 1st child together (6 January 2012).
Received a $162,000 settlement, in 2011, from News of the World's hacking of her phone.
Was in attendance at the wedding of Carey Mulligan to Marcus Mumford (21 April 2012).
Friends with Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky.
Nominated in the Outstanding Actress in Made for Television Movie "The Girl", at The Women's Image Network (WIN) Awards 2012.
Gave birth to her 1st child at age 30, a daughter Marlowe Ottoline Layng Sturridge on July 7, 2012. Child's father is her fiancé, Tom Sturridge.
Was 5 months pregnant with her daughter Marlowe when she completed filming A Case of You (2013).
Returned to work 3 months after giving birth to her daughter Marlowe in order to begin filming Foxcatcher (2014).
Was in attendance at the wedding of her The Edge of Love (2008) co-star Keira Knightley to James Righton (4 May 2013).