Saffron Burrows

Actor, Model
A statuesque, six-foot-tall Brit gifted at portraying women with an icy cool exterior and a complex, fiery persona percolating underneath, former model Saffron Burrows built an early career on her innate physical beauty ... Read more »
Born: 11/29/1966 in London, England, GB

Filmography

Actor (49)

Broken Thread 2014 (Movie)

Jenny (Actor)

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Actor

Mozart in the Jungle 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Actor

Solo 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

Knife Fight 2013 (Movie)

Sophia (Actor)

Love and Virtue 2013 (Movie)

Bradamante (Actor)

Small Apartments 2013 (Movie)

Francine (Actor)

The Crazy Ones 2013 (Tv Show)

Actor

Bones 2011 (Tv Show)

Actor

Law & Order: Criminal Intent 2010 (Tv Show)

Actor

Kings 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

My Own Worst Enemy 2008 - 2009 (TV Show)

Actor

Shrink 2009 (Movie)

Kate Amberson (Actor)

Boston Legal 2007 - 2008 (Tv Show)

Actor

Dangerous Parking 2008 (Movie)

Clare Mathesson (Actor)

The Bank Job 2008 (Movie)

Martine Love (Actor)

The Guitar 2008 (Movie)

Melody Wilder (Actor)

The Late Show With David Letterman 2008 (Tv Show)

Guest

Fay Grim 2007 (Movie)

Juliet (Actor)

Klimt 2007 (Movie)

Lea de Castro (Actor)

Miss Marple Series III 2007 (Tv Show)

Actor

Reign Over Me 2007 (Movie)

Donna Remar (Actor)

Perfect Creature 2005 (Movie)

Lilly (Actor)

Troy 2004 (Movie)

Andromache (Actor)

Hotel 2003 (Movie)

Duchess of Malfi (Actor)

Peter Pan 2003 (Movie)

Story Narrator (Actor)

Tempted 2003 (Movie)

Lily Le Blanc (Actor)

The Galindez File 2003 (Movie)

Muriel (Actor)

Enigma 2002 (Movie)

Claire Romilly (Actor)

Frida 2002 (Movie)

Gracie (Actor)

Gangster No. 1 2002 (Movie)

Karen (Actor)

Timecode 2000 (Movie)

Emma (Actor)

Deep Blue Sea 1999 (Movie)

Dr. Susan McAlester (Actor)

Miss Julie 1999 (Movie)

Miss Julie (Actor)

The Loss of Sexual Innocence 1999 (Movie)

Italian Twin (Actor)

Wing Commander 1999 (Movie)

Deveraux (Actor)

Lovelife 1998 (Movie)

Zoey (Actor)

Cold Lazarus 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Actor

Hotel de Love 1997 (Movie)

Melissa Morrison (Actor)

Nevada 1997 (Movie)

Quinn (Actor)

One Night Stand 1997 (Movie)

Supermodel (Actor)

The Matchmaker 1997 (Movie)

Moira (Actor)

I Bring You Frankincense 1996 (Movie)

(Actor)

Circle of Friends 1995 (Movie)

Nan (Actor)

Welcome II the Terrordome 1994 (Movie)

Jodie (Actor)

In the Name of the Father 1993 (Movie)

Girl in Commune (Actor)

The Body Beautiful 1989 (Movie)

Herself (Actor)

Karaoke (TV Show)

Actor

The Seventh Stream (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

A statuesque, six-foot-tall Brit gifted at portraying women with an icy cool exterior and a complex, fiery persona percolating underneath, former model Saffron Burrows built an early career on her innate physical beauty and quickly established that she was capable of portraying both soft corners and sharp edges.

Relationships

Susie Burrows

Mother

Alan Cumming Actor

Companion
Met during the filming of "Circle of Friends" (1995) Reportedly were engaged No longer together as of 1996

Daniel Day-Lewis Actor

Companion
Involved during the filming of "In the Name of the Father" (1993) No longer together

Mike Figgis Actor

Companion
Involved for a number of years starred in some of his films, including Miss Julie (1999) no longer together

Fiona Shaw Actor

Companion
Romantically linked in the press

EDUCATION

Columbia University

New York , New York

Milestones

2008

Starred in "The Bank Job" directed by Roger Donaldson and based on a 1971 true life robbery

2007

Played a patient of Don Cheadle's character in Mike Binder's "Reign Over Me"

2007

Joined the fourth season of ABC's "Boston Legal" as Lorraine Weller, a sexy attorney who once had a fling with Alan Shore (James Spader)

2007

Co-starred in Raoul Ruiz's film, "Klimt" about the late Austrian artist Gustav Klimt who is portrayed by John Malkovich

2005

Appeared on stage at the Old Vic theatre in London in "Night Sky"

2004

Starred as Andromache, wife of Prince Hector, in Wofgang Petersen's epic "Troy"

2002

Reteamed with Figgis to play the Duchess of Malfi in "Hotel"

2001

Co-starred in the WWII film, "Enigma"

2001

Appeared in the CBS Hallmark Hall of Fame presentation, "The Seventh Stream"

2000

Acted in the British drama "Gangster No. 1"

2000

Had featured role in Figgis' experimental "Timecode"

1999

Co-starred in Mike Figgis' "The Loss of Sexual Identity"

1997

Featured in "Hotel du Love"

1996

Appeared in the British TV productions of "Karaoke" and "Cold Lazarus"; both written by Dennis Potter

1995

Had featured role in "Circle of Friends" opposite Chris O'Donnell and Minnie Driver

1993

Film acting debut, "In the Name of the Father"

1990

Film debut as herself in the documentary "The Body Beautiful" about the modeling business

Began career as a model

Bonus Trivia

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"The longer you're in the business, the more you become immunized against the absurdities, y'know? The fact that they built the [film] Industry on a fault line tells you something." - Burrows quoted in Movieline, November 1997

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