Facts of Sophie Winkleman
|Birth Name||Sophie Lara Winkleman|
|Date of Birth||August 5, 1980|
|Birth Country||Primrose Hill, London, United Kingdom|
|Spouse||Lord Frederick Windsor (m. 2009)|
|Children||Maud Elizabeth Daphne Marina Windsor|
Sophie Winkleman is an English actress, who has won the hearts of millions with her prominent role, Big Suze in the popular comedy series, Peep Show. She is also well known for her appearances in blockbuster movies like The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, as well as Titanic.
Sophie was born as Sophie Lara Winkleman on 5th August 1980 in Primrose Hill, London, England, United Kingdom. She is the daughter of Barry Winkleman, Times Atlas of World History publisher, and Cindy Black, a prize-winning author.
Winkleman graduated from an independent college, City of London School for Girls. She later enrolled at Cambridge University’s Trinity Hall, where she majored in English Literature. Upon her post-graduation, she joined the Cambridge Footlights Footlights Dramatic Club
Salary & Net Worth
Sophie Winkleman made her debut from a 2001 film, Me Without You, where she worked under the direction of Sandra Goldbacher. She then acted in several movies, Shattered, Love Letters, and Suzie Gold. Also, she starred in television series such as The Palace, 100 Questions, Ruddy Hell! It’s Harry and Paul, Two and a Half Men, etc.
Winkleman is now appearing as a recurring cast, Kinvara Chiswell in the mysterious crime drama series, C.B. Strike since 2020. Reportedly, her salary is $45,000 per episode from the popular TV show. Likewise, she received $40,000 per episode from Netflix’s series, Trust, where she collaborated with Silas Carson, and Amanda Drew. As of 2020, her net worth is $750,000.
The 5 feet 10 inches tall, Winkleman is cherishing her marital life with the begotten son of Prince and Princess Michael of Kent, Lord Frederick Windsor. The couple met for the first time in 2007 and subsequently became romantically involved in a two year relationship.
The couple became engaged on Valentine’s Day on 14th February 2009 when Windsor proposed her with an auspicious engagement ring. They then united as husband and wife on 12th September 2009 in Hampton Court Palace near the River Thames in London.
Following the memorable day of nuptial, the pair became blessed with two children. They welcomed their first daughter, Maud Elizabeth Daphne Marina Windsor (born on 15th August 2013). They later found the bundle of joy after becoming parents of their second daughter, Isabella Alexandra May (born on 16th January 2016 at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital). Read more about Eva Marcille married life
Suffered from a Deadly Car Crash
The 40-year-old, Sophie survived from a deadly car accident while she was sitting in the back seat in a chauffeur-driven car. The incident happened near Saffron Walden, Essex when another car collided after trying to save a deer on 3rd December 2017.
A few minutes after the car crash, Winkleman’s husband and other family members admitted her to London’s Chelsea and Westminster Hospital. Later, it was found that her back and foot were broken, but she did not suffer long-term injuries and surely had a recuperation.