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.
British Actress Sienna Miller Has Vowed Never To Send Her Daughter To Boarding School Following Her Own Experiences Living Away From Home As A Child.
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 doesn't care what people say about her outfits because her ''favourite'' ones are the ones people criticise.
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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The actress appeared on ‘Alan Carr's Chatty Man’ on Friday once again not wearing a poppy.
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 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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Miller appeared on 'Good Morning Britain' to explain why she wasn't wearing a poppy, and that she hadn't intended to be disrespectful.
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 Miller spoke about the criticism she received after not wearing a poppy on TV last weekend
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Actress Sienna Miller Insists She Meant "No Disrespect" To Britain's War Dead By Failing To Wear A Poppy On A U.k. Chat Show.
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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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 Is Urging Fellow Actresses To Boycott Film Projects Which Do Not Offer Equal Pay For Female Stars.
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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Miller appeared with her 'Burnt' colleague Bradley Cooper on the BBC chat show, but wasn't wearing a Remembrance Sunday poppy.
The actress appeared on Norton’s Friday night chat show alongside her Burnt co-star Bradley Cooper, but was slammed by eagle-eyed viewers who noticed that she was the only guest who wasn’t wearing a poppy. Fellow stars Dame Maggie Smith and Alex Jennings, as well as the host, had the symbol adorning their clothes.
Sienna Miller with her 'Burnt' co-star Bradley Cooper
Actress Sienna Miller Has Attracted Criticism For Failing To Wear A Poppy In Honour Of Britain's War Heroes.
The American Sniper star appeared on The Graham Norton Show, which aired in the U.K. on Friday (30Oct15), alongside her Burnt co-star Bradley Cooper, but she was not sporting the distinctive red flower.
Host Graham, Bradley and fellow guests Dame Maggie Smith and actor Alex Jennings all wore a poppy, which is traditionally sported by Brits as a mark of respect for the nation's war dead ahead of Remembrance Day (11Nov).
Sienna's poppy-less appearance on TV was criticised by former British defence minister Sir Gerald Howarth, who said, "There should be no excuse for not wearing one so we can honour the war dead."
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American Sniper Bradley Cooper talks pots and pans in new movie Burnt
After beefing up for his role in American Sniper, Bradley Cooper and his costar Sienna Miller both headed straight into the kitchen for Burnt, in which Cooper plays a disgraced chef trying to recapture his Michelin-starred glory days.
Bradley Cooper is a chef trying to recapture his Michelin Star in 'Burnt'
Not only was it a chance to come down from the physical intensity of American Sniper, but it took him back to his childhood while learning some useful new skills. "When I was a kid I would screw up cooking with my grandmother," he laughs. "It was an Italian family, so cooking was a huge part of it. Being around food is very soothing to me. My grandfather had a garlic business. So basically I'd been doing research since I was a kid!"
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Date of birth
28th December, 1981