Sarah Bolger Fast Facts:
At 10, costarred with her real-life sister, Emma, as siblings in 2003's In America
, in a role written for a 14-year-old, but director Jim Sheridan was so impressed she got the part.
- In America role was an acclaimed breakthrough that earned numerous accolades, including the Best Performance by a Youth in a Lead or Supporting Role Award from the Phoenix Film Critics Society, and an Independent Spirit Award nomination for Best Supporting Female.
- Other honors include a Shooting Stars award at the 2009 Berlin Film Festival and an Actress in a Supporting Role award in 2010 from the Irish Film & Television Academy for TV's The Tudors.
- In 2012, cast as Princess Aurora, aka Sleeping Beauty, for the second season of the ABC hit Once Upon a Time.
- Sarah Bolger Relationships:
- Emma Bolger - Sister
- Monica Bolger - Mother
- Derek Bolger - Father
- Sarah Bolger Awards:
- 2003 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Nominee