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Sarah Miles

(1941-), Actress

Sitter in 14 portraits
Studied at RADA (Royal Academy of Dramatic Art) and made her screen debut as a student who seduces her school master Laurence Olivier in Term of Trial (1962). Went on to become a leading star in the 1960s and 1970s in films including; The Servant (1963), I Was Happy Here (1966), Blow-Up (1966) and David Lean's Ryan's Daughter (1970) for which she received an Oscar nomination. Miles married writer-director Robert Bolt in 1967. Miles has made numerous appearances on stage, film, and television, including the film The Accidental Detective (2003) and stage play Well (2008).

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Sarah Miles, by Angela Williams (Angela Coombes) - NPG x125455

Sarah Miles

by Angela Williams (Angela Coombes)
cibachrome print, 1960s
NPG x125455

Sarah Miles, by Angela Williams (Angela Coombes) - NPG x125456

Sarah Miles

by Angela Williams (Angela Coombes)
cibachrome print, 1960s
NPG x125456

James Fox; Sarah Miles, by Sandra Lousada - NPG x135068

James Fox; Sarah Miles

by Sandra Lousada
gelatin silver print, 1961
NPG x135068

James Fox; Sarah Miles, by Sandra Lousada - NPG x135613

James Fox; Sarah Miles

by Sandra Lousada
modern contact sheet of twelve 2 1/4 inch square film negatives, 1961
NPG x135613

Sarah Miles, by Sandra Lousada - NPG x135715

Sarah Miles

by Sandra Lousada
modern bromide print from original negative, 1961
NPG x135715

Sarah Miles, by Michael Ward - NPG x76661

Sarah Miles

by Michael Ward
selenium-toned bromide print, 26 June 1963
NPG x76661

Sarah Miles; Christopher Miles, by Peter Rand - NPG x136002

Sarah Miles; Christopher Miles

by Peter Rand
bromide print, 11 December 1963
NPG x136002

Sarah Miles, by John d'Green - NPG x88428

Sarah Miles

by John d'Green
bromide print, 1967
NPG x88428

David Lean; Sarah Miles, by Ken Danvers - NPG x194282

David Lean; Sarah Miles

by Ken Danvers
vintage print, 1970
NPG x194282

Sarah Miles, by Joanne O'Brien, for  Format Photographers - NPG x133128

Sarah Miles

by Joanne O'Brien, for Format Photographers
modern bromide print, August 1985
NPG x133128

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