Witness of faith. Samantha Morton: “If you ask God for help, or if you ask for forgiveness, it will come to you.”





Not many know that the actress, today on the small screen as Caterina de’ Medici, in the series The Serpent Queen, went through a lot in her life, but thanks to a very solid faith in God, she always carried on.

Samantha Morton – photo coming soon

We all know Samantha Morton, a talented British actress for her ability which led to her being nominated for the Oscar for best supporting actress in 2000 for the film “Accordi e Disaccordi” and as a leading actress in 2004 for the film “In America – The dream that there was not “. Not many know, however, that the actress, today on the small screen (Starz) as Caterina de’ Medici, in the series The Serpent Queen, has experienced a lot in her life, but thanks to a very solid faith in God, it has always moved forward.

We find out through a nice interview published on Vanity Fair: I have a lot of faith – explained Morton interviewed by the journalist of the magazine- and faith heals even the deepest wounds”.

A difficult childhood

Samantha Morton she spent a childhood that was anything but easy, made worse by her parents’ divorce “between alcohol abuse and various violence when she was only three years old.” The child was placed in foster care and experienced what it means to live in an institution. At 13, he says that Vanity Fair is suffering, unfortunately sexual abuse of two managers.

However, Samantha does not give up and passes the entrance test to the Central Junior Television Workshop,”Organization that trains young people to enter the world of theatre, radio and cinema“Undertaking the bright and not easy path that led her to stardom.

When asked how she managed it overcoming the trauma of abuse Answers:

With faith. Humans can be horrible but that doesn’t mean God will hurt you, it’s their choice. The people who harassed me are also part of a circle of abuse, and they did not have a good education. Social services could have worked better, but there is a lot of corruption in England, even the police do not check those who take care of children as they should”.

The Unloved: a film about his life

The actress also directed a semi-autobiographical film about her childhood: “… I also put a lot of Catholicism in it – explains Morton- being a Polish-Irish who grew up from
Catholic. The strong message behind it is this Faith can heal you. You may go through very difficult times, but if you ask God for help, or if you ask for forgiveness, it will come to you.

Tag: Witness of faith

Leave a Comment