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Sienna Miller (born 28.12.1981) Sienna Miller is a British (though American born) actress and model.

Childhood: Sienna Miller was born in New York to Edward Miller, an American banker and art dealer and Jo Miller, who was previously secretary to David Bowie and also ran Lee Strasberg's acting academy in London.

Sienna moved with her parents to London when she was one. She later attended Heathfield St. Mary's School, a Berkshire boarding school.

Modelling Career: Before taking up acting, Sienna worked as a model. During her time as a model she appeared in advertisements for Coca-Cola, Pepe Jeans London and Prada as well as appearing in the Pirelli calendar in 2003.

Acting Career: Miller's acting career started out with a number of amateur theatre performances in New York, including an appearance in Anthony Minghella's Cigarettes & Chocolate.

Sienna's film debut came in 2001, in the film South Kensington, in which she starred alongside Elle Macpherson and Rupert Everett. She then went on to appear in High Speed (2002) and The Ride (2002). The following year, she featured in the TV drama Keen Eddie.

By 2004, Miller had begun to earn roles in slightly higher profile films, such as the remake of Alfie, which starred Jude Law, as well as Layer Cake, in which she co-starred with Daniel Craig.

Sienna Miller's professional stage debut came in 2005, as Celia in the West End production of As You Like It. Sienna performed for one night, as Helen McCrory's understudy.

Up until 2006, Miller had received little acclaim for her acting performances, with many critics struggling to take her work seriously, overshadowed, as it was, by her socialite status and regular appearances in gossip magazines. However, in 2006, her appearance as Edie Sedgewick in the film Factory Girl was widely applauded, though the film itself was surrounded by controversy.

In 2007, Sienna Miller had a number of movie roles. She appeared alongside Robert De Niro and Michelle Pfeiffer in Stardust, as well as starring in Interview, opposite Steve Buscemi. She also appeared as an 'undead bride' in Camille, though the film was a flop and did not gain a widespread cinema release.

2008 was also a busy year for Sienna Miller. She appeared in The Mysteries of Pittsburgh, as well as filming the Dylan Thomas biopic The Edge of Love, with Keira Knightley and the film Hippie Hippie Shake, featuring Cillian Murphy.

Personal Life: Sienna Miller's relationship with Jude Law was often featured in the tabloid press pages. The pair became engaged on Christmas Day, 2004. Seven months later, Law publicly apologized for having an affair with his children's nanny. Miller and Law's relationship was then on and off for some time before they finally split in November 2005.

For almost a year, Miller dated the Welsh actor Rhys Ifans. This relationship was then followed by an ill-advised one with actor Balthazar Getty. Getty was still married at the time of the relationship and a public backlash against Sienna Miller saw her London home defaced. Miller was also responsible for the temporary split between Sean Penn and his wife Robin Wright-Penn.

In 2006, Sienna Miller was forced to publicly apologise for calling Pittsburgh 'Shitsburgh' in a Rolling Stone interview, whilst filming for The Mysteries of Pittsburgh.



Biography by Contactmusic.com

2016 Tribeca Film Festival Screening Of 'High Rise'

Sienna Miller - 2016 Tribeca Film Festival screening of 'High Rise' at the SVA Theater at Tribeca Film Festival - New York, New York, United States - Wednesday 20th April 2016

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2016 Tribeca Film Festival Screening Of 'High Rise'

Sienna Miller - 2016 Tribeca Film Festival screening of 'High Rise' at the SVA Theater at Tribeca Film Festival - New York, New York, United States - Wednesday 20th April 2016

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Sienna Miller: 'We Are Responsible For Refugee Crisis'


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The British actress is dismayed that millions of people have been displaced from their homes due to the ongoing civil war in Syria and the rise of the terrorist organisation Islamic State.

Like a number of British politicians, including U.K. Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, she feels her country's leaders must take responsibility for allowing the political turmoil to develop.

"I don't want to get into that, " she tells Britain's The Times newspaper. "I'm an actor. Although I will say that it is horrendous when people feel the need to risk their children's lives because they are desperate to flee from a situation we caused, and are reticent to fix. It's a monumental overwhelming disaster that we are completely responsible for."

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High-Rise Review

Weak

After a string of award-winning arthouse hits like Kill List and A Field in England, director Ben Wheatley and writer Amy Jump stumble with this adaptation of the 1970s J.G. Ballard novel. The satirical dystopian setting offers buckets of eye-popping visual style, plus outrageously twisted characters the A-list cast have a lot of fun sinking their teeth into. But while the themes are strong, the people on screen are so aggressively loathsome that it's not an easy movie to watch.

It's set in a brutal concrete tower within commuting distance of London, where new resident Robert (Tom Hiddleston) is learning his way around the building's modern, self-contained design. He especially enjoys flirting with his sexy upstairs neighbour Charlotte (Sienna Miller). But the building has a social structure that is creating some serious tension. Wealthy residents like the tower's architect Anthony (Jeremy Irons) live at the top, while economically struggling families like Helen and Richard (Elisabeth Moss and Luke Evans) are closer to the ground, with middle-class families in between. So when the lower floors lose their supply of water and electricity, they revolt against the upper classes, waging all-out war in the hallways.

The political commentary is astute and perhaps even more timely today than it was in 1975, when the novel was written and when the film is set. And each of the characters is full of energy and anger. So it's frustrating that the choppy editing style seems to lose track of people and plot-threads as it shifts around to various angles on the action. This makes all of the violence and sex feel oddly random and excessive, as things get increasingly nasty and each of the people loses the audience's sympathy. Hiddleston has terrific presence, but the film kind of abandons him along the way. While Irons is hamming it up shamelessly, Evans is inexplicably brutal and both Moss and Miller are little more than victims.

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High-Rise Trailer


'If only we had enough money to move to a bigger house', an ongoing predicament in most households around the world. Just a little more space, just a little more comfort.  Robert Laing is a young doctor who's currently embracing the single life. 

Robert thinks that a beautiful closed off high-rise apartment is just the place for him to make a home. His flat is located on the twenty-fifth floor which is somewhere in the middle and as Robert settles in and is introduced to his new neighbours, he soon begins to realise that there's a hierarchy within the building -the higher the floor you're on, the more your life is worth. 

The higher you go in the 40-odd floored building, the more palatial your surroundings become. Somehow the man behind the design of the building appears to hold more answers than he's willing to give. Lines are soon crossed and war breaks out between the self-imposed floor class system. 

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LOVE Magazine - Christmas Party At George Club

Sienna Miller - LOVE Magazine - Christmas party at George Club - London, United Kingdom - Friday 18th December 2015

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Celebrities Including Cara Delevingne Attend A Christmas Party Held At The Home Of Sir Mick Jagger In Chelsea

Sienna Miller , Poppy Delevingne - Celebrities including Cara Delevingne attend a Christmas party held at the home of Sir Mick Jagger in Chelsea - London, United Kingdom - Saturday 19th December 2015

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24th Anniversary Year Of Montblanc De La Culture Arts Patronage Awards

Sienna Miller - 24th Anniversary Year Of Montblanc De La Culture Arts Patronage Awards at Kappo Masa - Arrivals - New York, New York, United States - Tuesday 10th November 2015

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Sienna Miller Refusing To Send Daughter To Boarding School


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The American Sniper star was sent away to a residential educational facility when she was just eight years old, and she believes living away from her parents made her a lot more independent.

However, she has no plans to give her three-year-old daughter Marlowe the same upbringing.

"I don't think I could (send Marlowe to boarding school)," she tells News.com.au. "I was eight years old when I went to boarding school. For me, looking back, that was too young. It was really hard but you adapt. I feel that I have a really deep understanding of every different type of woman and I have close female friends because we raised each other to a certain degree and went through every formative change together.

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Sienna Miller Likes Her Outfits That Are Mocked


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Sienna Miller's favourite outfits are the ones which get criticised.

The 'Burnt' actress pays no attention to the negative comments she receives on the red carpet because so long as she likes what she's wearing, that's all that matters.

She said: ''I tend to love the outfits that end up being criticised - they're my favourites.

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Sienna Miller Appears On TV Again Without A Poppy, Causing More Backlash


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Just a week after facing backlash for failing to wear a poppy during an appearance on 'The Graham Norton Show', Sienna Miller has once again been shown on TV not wearing the remembrance emblem. The actress was appearing on ‘Alan Carr's Chatty Man’ on Friday, alongside Bradley Cooper to promote their new film Burnt.

Sienna MillerSienna Miller has been criticised for not wearing a poppy on TV.

Some viewers took to twitter to brand the actress ‘disrespectful’ for not wearing the pin. ‘@AlanCarr disappointing to see Sienna Miller with no poppy. #disrespect,' said one viewer. Another added: "#chattyman why isnt #siennamiller wearing a #poppy ? #PoppyAppeal #sad #suchashame #notimpressed,’ (via The Mirror).

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Sienna Miller Addresses Poppy Criticism


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Sienna Miller has addressed the backlash she received after she appeared on TV last weekend without wearing a commemorative poppy, saying that the criticism has been “a little extreme”.

The actress appeared on the ‘Graham Norton Show’ last Friday (October 30th) to promote her new film Burnt with co-star Bradley Cooper. However, eagle-eyed viewers spotted that she was the only guest not wearing the poppy ahead of Remembrance Sunday this weekend, and many took to social media to air their displeasure, with one branding her a “disrespectful cow”.

Sienna MillerSienna Miller spoke about the criticism she received after not wearing a poppy on TV last weekend

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Sienna Miller: 'I Meant No Disrespect With Missing Poppy'


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The American Sniper star appeared alongside Bradley Cooper on The Graham Norton Show last week (ends01Nov15) and she was the only celebrity not sporting the poignant symbol, which is worn in the run-up to Remembrance Day (11Nov) to honour those killed in battle.

Sienna came under fire on social media for apparently disrespecting fallen servicemen, and she was also criticised by British defence minister Sir Gerald Howarth, who said, "There should be no excuse for not wearing one so we can honour the war dead."

However, she has now spoken out to insist she intended to wear the red flower on the show but had to remove it just before the cameras rolled because its fastener was ruining her dress.

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Burnt Review

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Strong characters help hold the attention as this overcooked drama develops, but in the end it feels so concocted that it's difficult to believe. While there's plenty of potential in the premise, the film becomes distracted by irrelevant subplots that try to stir up some tension but never quite manage it. And for a movie about food, the cuisine is simply too abstract to be mouthwatering.

At the centre is Adam (Bradley Cooper), a bad boy chef whose partying ways ended his high-flying career in Paris. After a period of penance in New Orleans, he moves to London to start again, with the goal of finally getting his elusive third Michelin star. Since he has alienated his friends, he turns to Tony (Daniel Bruhl), a guy who always had a soft spot for him and happens to be running a posh restaurant, which Adam quickly takes over. He rustles up some old colleagues (Omar Sy and Riccardo Scamarcio) and hires hot-shot Helene (Sienna Miller) as his sous chef. But his demanding perfectionism is keeping things from running very smoothly.

This set-up is ripe for both black comedy and soul-searching drama, and yet writer Steven Knight throws in irrelevant sideroads including a mandated therapist (the wonderful Emma Thompson), a bitter rival (a jagged Matthew Rhys), a couple of randomly violent loan sharks and a precocious little girl. Even though the actors do what they can to make every scene intriguing, none of these story elements add anything to the overall film. Still, Cooper holds the movie together with sheer charisma, even if his sudden transition from absolute tyrant to cuddly sweetheart isn't terribly convincing. At least he adds some surprising textures to his scenes, and indulges in sparky banter with those around him. And while Miller is solid in her thankless role, even she can't breathe life into such a thinly developed romance.

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Sienna Miller Wants Actresses To Boycott Badly-paid Film Projects


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The issue of wage equality in Hollywood has been a regular topic in the headlines since emails leaked during the Sony Pictures hacking scandal revealed the female stars of hit drama American Hustle were paid substantially less than the male actors.

Cast member Jennifer Lawrence, whose pay cheque was far smaller than that of co-stars including Bradley Cooper, recently addressed the issue in an open letter in which she blamed herself for not fighting harder for equal pay.

Sienna, who appeared with Bradley in American Sniper and new movie Burnt, has also found herself at the centre of the issue after she quit work on a Broadway play amid a pay dispute, and she has now insisted actresses in Hollywood need to stand up for themselves.

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Sienna Miller

Date of birth

28th December, 1981

Occupation

Actor

Sex

Female

Height

1.65


Sienna Miller Movies

High-Rise Movie Review

High-Rise Movie Review

After a string of award-winning arthouse hits like Kill List and A Field in England,...

High-Rise Trailer

High-Rise Trailer

'If only we had enough money to move to a bigger house', an ongoing predicament...

Burnt Movie Review

Burnt Movie Review

Strong characters help hold the attention as this overcooked drama develops, but in the end...

Mississippi Grind Movie Review

Mississippi Grind Movie Review

As the story snakes south through the United States along the Mississippi River, this movie...

Mississippi Grind Trailer

Mississippi Grind Trailer

Gerry's gambling addiction has gotten way out of hand. He's already lost everything in his...

Burnt Trailer

Burnt Trailer

Restauranteering is not a profession that should be taken lightly. Indeed, it's less of a...

Black Mass - First Look Trailer

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Sometimes, the greatest hiding place is in plain sight. For twelve years from the mid-1990s,...

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Unfinished Business Movie Review

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More than just a misfire, this attempt at a rude comedy goes so spectacularly wrong...

American Sniper Movie Review

American Sniper Movie Review

Once again, director Clint Eastwood lurks in the background, springing a stunningly atmospheric thriller on...

Foxcatcher Movie Review

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Director Bennett Miller continues to skilfully probe around the edges of true stories with this...

Unfinished Business Trailer

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Foxcatcher Trailer

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Mark Schultz (Channing Tatum) is brought to the Foxcatcher institute by multi-millionaire John du Pont...

American Sniper Trailer

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What would you do when your own morals come into direct confrontation with your duty...

Foxcatcher Trailer

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John du Pont is a multi-millionaire sports coach who has taken an interest in wrestling,...

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