Margot Elise Robbie is an Australian born actress. She was born in Gold Coast, Queensland Australia on the 2nd of July, 1990. Her father, Doug Robbie, was a farm owner and her mother, Sarie Kessler, a physiotherapist. She Is the 3rd child of the family of 4 children. Her older brother is Lachlan Robbie also known as Lockie, her older sister is Anya Robbie and her younger brother is Cameron Robbie. They were all raised by their single mother. Margot Robbie has little relationship with her father.
Early Life and Work
Margot attended Somerset College where she studied Drama. She grew up with her siblings on her grandparents farm. At the age of 16 she was working 3 jobs in order to have enough income. After Margot graduated, she moved to Melbourne where she started her professional acting career.
She was featured in two movies in 2007 which are “I.C.U” and “Vigilante”. She started taking roles in commercials and also guest roles in “The Elephant Princess” and “City Homicide”.
Robbie soon got promoted to regular cast for the role of Donna Freedman on “Neighbors. She also appeared on the following Television series: “Review with Myles Barlow” in 2008, “Pan Am” in 2011-2012, “Top Gear” in 2015, “Saturday Night Live” in 2016.
Her notable international film appearances include her role of Charlotte in “About Time” in 2013, Naomi Lapaglia in “The Wolf of Wall Street”, Ann Burden in “Z for Zachariah” in 2015, Jess Barrett in “Focus” 2015, Celine in “Suite Francaise” in 2015, Margot Robbie in “The Big Short” 2015, Tanya Vanderpoel in “Whiskey Tango Foxtrot” in 2016, Jane Porter in “The Legend of Tarzan” in 2016.
While on set for “Suite Francaise” in 2014, she met the British Assistant Director Tom Ackerley. It has been reported that they are both in a serious relationship but there has been no news as to if they would be getting married. She lived in New York for several years before moving to London and currently lives with her boyfriend and two friends.
She has been nominated for a couple of awards which are Logie Awards 2009 and 2011,Boston Society of Film critics’ 2013, Broadcast film Critics Association 2013, Detroit Film Critics Society 2013, MTV Movie Awards 2014, Young Hollywood Awards 2014, British Academy Film Awards 2015, Teen Choice awards 2016, She won two which includes Empire Awards 2014 for Best Female newcomer in “The Wolf of Wall Street” and Critics’ Choice Awards 2016 for Best Actress in an Action Movie for her role in “Suicide Squad”.
She is currently working on the following upcoming films: Terminal (2017), Goodbye Christopher Robin (2017) and Gotham City Sirens (TBA) , among others. Margot Robbie is currently worth US$ 8 million net.