Margot Robbie is a popular Australian actress who is best known for starring in some of the most popular Australian independent films that were released back in the late 2000s. She has also been part of the prestigious cast of the famous soap opera Neighbours from 2008 till 2011 and even bagged two Logie Award nomination for her role.
Robbie didn’t keep her talent restricted to just theatres and soap operas but spread her territory in several TV series and Hollywood movies as well. The very first television series that she was part of was the drama series Pan AM which aired on ABC from 2011 till 2012. She debuted her film career with popular romantic comedy movie About Time directed by Richard Curtis. Since then, she hasn’t looked back, her recent being the role of Harley Quinn in the popular 2016 movie Suicide Squad.
Early life and education
Margot Robbie was born on July 02, 1990 in Dalby, Queensland which is located in Australia to Serie Kessler and Doug Robbie. Her mother is a much known psychiatrist and her father was a former owner of a farm. She has three siblings, two brothers, Lachlan and Cameron and one sister, Anya. Robbie didn’t have the best childhood days and rather was filled with struggles.
Robbie and her siblings were solely raised by her mother and were not in that much contact with their father. By the age of 16, she was working three part time jobs to make the ends meet. She pursued drama for her bachelor degree and graduated from Somerset College. Robbie finally relocated to Melbourne to pursue her career as a professional actress.
Margot Robbie – Husband
- Robbie married her long time boyfriend, Tom Ackerly who is also a famous British assistant director in December, 2016 in a private yet lavish ceremony in Byron Bay.
Robbie started her career with the two feature films that she starred in, I.C.U and Vigilante. Her next appearance was in the soap opera Neighbourhood where she starred in a guest role but soon started appearing as a regular cast member. She was also part of the show Talkin’ ‘Bout Your Generation which appeared on Network Ten.
She soon relocated to Los Angeles for better career opportunities and even auditioned for the role in Charlie’s Angels but was selected for the role in the television series Pan AM instead. She got her big screen break with Richard Curtis’ About Time which became a hit grossing over $87 million.
The rave started when it was rumoured that she has been selected in the casting of the movie The Wolf of Wall Street opposite Leonardo DiCaprio and Jonah Hill. The film was released on 2013 and was one of the highest grossing movies of the year. She was applauded and praised by the critics for her acting in the movie.
Robbie has received a number of award nominations and has also won the Empire Award for Best Newcomer for The Wolf of Wall Street. Some of her upcoming projects include Dangerous Odds, I, Tonya and Goodbye Christopher Robin.
Margot Robbie – Net worth
Margot Robbie has an estimated net worth of $8 million. Although there have been no official listings of houses, it was rumoured that the Suicide Squad actress lives in a flat in London.