We were kind of bummed when we heard Taylor Swift wasn't ultimately cast as Eponine, but producer Cameron Mackintosh had good reasoning to go with the lesser-known Samantha Bark. And thankfully, it doesn't involve a blow to Swifty's ego! Cameron explained: "She's a lovely woman and she auditioned, and she was completely un-starry. And she's talented. It's [...]
By Radar Staff Yes, Katie Holmes really is on her own -- if you don’t count Suri. With the world going gaga over the new movie version of the musical Les Miserables, and especially newcomer Samantha Barks’ heartbreaking rendition ofShow More Summary
Samantha Barks isn't afraid of much — her Les Misérables costar Eddie Redmayne says she's "one of the most fearless human beings alive" — but when I met up with her last month at a spacious room in Hollywood's storied Chateau Marmont, she was having a goosebumps moment. "It's spooky!" ... More »
Check out Samantha Barks performing “On My Own” in the rain as Eponine in a newly released trailer for the highly anticipated film Les Miserables, out in theaters December 25! Before landing the role in the film, the 22-year-old actress played Eponine in the West End production of the iconic musical. PHOTOS: Check out the [...]
Wow. Obviously, we ADORE Taylor Swift, but after this, we just really couldn't be more thrilled that Samantha Barks was ultimately cast as Eponine in the upcoming big-screen adaptation of Les Misérables! A brand new theatrical trailer has dropped for the INCREDIBLE musical, co-starring Hugh Jackman, Amanda Seyfried, Anne Hathaway, and Russell Crowe, but in [...]
Just four days before its Christmas Day release, Universal Pictures released a new trailer for "Les Misérables" (December 21). In the newest clip, Samantha Barks' character Éponine sings the emotional song, "On My Own" while scenes from...Show More Summary
Another trailer for Les Misérables went up today, this one featuring new footage and Samantha Barks singing “On My Own”:
Samantha Barks' rendition of 'On My Own' is showcased alongside brand new footage from director Tom Hooper's musical adaptation. [...]
Les Misérables is Samantha Barks's first-ever film, and what a welcome to Hollywood it has been! Samantha's no stranger to the tragic story of Fantine, Cosette, and Jean Valjean, as she told us during a recent press day in NYC. She stars...Show More Summary
Twenty-two-year-old Samantha Barks may have been destined to play Eponine in Tom Hooper's ambitious Les Miserables film adaptation, given that she'd warble the iconic character's songs into the mirror at age six and, years later, would go on to earn acclaim playing the tragic innkeepers' daughter in London's West End and in Les Miz's 25th [...]
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Before Samantha Barks was cast as Eponine in Tom Hooper's film adaptation of "Les Miserables," she was reportedly competing with Lea Michele, Scarlett Johansson and...
Cari Lynn is an AwardsLine contributor. If Samantha Barks is a name that’s new, that’s because Les Misérables is the first film for this Isle of Man native, who plays Éponine, the unlikely martyr who sings of unrequited love in one of...Show More Summary
I fear she is all alone again. Nowhere to turn. No one to go to. Without a home, without a friend, without a face to say: “are you sure about this one, Sam? It’s…brave.” You know how it goes. You put something like this on, and suddenly the world around you changes. The trees are Read More...
Anne Hathaway walks hand in hand with her husband Adam Shulman while exiting their hotel on Wednesday (December 5) in London, England. The 30-year-old actress’ Les Miserables co-stars Amanda Seyfried and Samantha Barks were also seen leaving the hotel. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Anne Hathaway The day before, Anne‘s co-star Hugh Jackman [...]
Les Miserables – On My Own – Video Preview via Rickey.org Here's a preview of "On My Own" from Les Miserables! OMG! I am so excited for this movie! This song is meant to be sung in the rain. Eponine is played by Samantha Barks. Les Miz opens December 25, 2012. Watch the video here. The Voice • American Idol • The X Factor
Samantha Barks performs “On My Own” in the rain during a scene in the highly anticipated film Les Miserables, out in theaters December 25! The 22-year-old actress and singer played the role of Eponine in the movie. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Samantha Barks Click inside to check out other newly released clips [...]
Samantha Barks, who plays Éponine in the new film Les Misérables (dream role!), shoes how to go juuust over-the-top enough with your hair and makeup this season. Yes, you can pull off wings this wingy. “I’m laid-back by day, but at night I love getting done up,” says Barks, 22. Try Givenchy Magic Khol Eye Liner Pencil in Black, $23, sephora.com. Show More Summary
Universal Pictures has released a new International trailer for Tom Hooper’s version of ‘Les Miserables’ starring Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Amanda Seyfried, Anne Hathaway, Eddie Redmayne, Aaron Tveit, and Samantha Barks. The film is due out December 14, 2012. “Les … Continue reading ?
Samantha Barks is earning accolades for Les Miserables even before the movie is released, highlighting the jump the 22-year-old has made from the Broadway stage to the big screen in Hollywood. Barks is one of six honorees to receive a Hollywood Spotlight Award, which goes to the most promising film stars of the year, Broadway.com [...]Show More Summary