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Margot Robbie Biography, Career, Relationship & Net Worth

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Margot Robbie Biography

Full Name: Margot Elise Robbie

Birthdate: July 2, 1990

Age: 27

Birth Place: Dalby, Queensland, Australia

Hometown: Gold Coast Hinterland, Australia

Nationality: Australian

Occupation: Actress, Movie Producer

Spouse: Tom Ackerley

Margot Robbie is an Australian actress and a film producer who is famously known for her role of Harleen Quinzel also known as Harley Quinn in the supervillain movie “Suicide Squad” and as  Jane Porter Clayton in the movie “The Legend of Tarzan”. She was born on July 2, 1990, in Dalby, Queensland, Australia. Her father Doug Robbie is a former farm owner and a sugarcane tycoon and her mother Sarie Kessler is a Physiotherapist. She is the middle child in her family with three siblings. She has an elder brother named Lachlan, a younger brother named Cameron and a younger sister named Anya. When she was little, her family moved to Gold Coast hinterland where she was raised.

Margot Robbie During Early Days

When she and her siblings were small, their parents got separated. So, she along with her siblings were raised by her single mother and grandparents on a farm. She had very less contact with her father in her entire childhood. At the age of 10, Robbie had to work as a cutlery polisher in her family’s restraint. According to her, she used to love hunting wild pigs on the farm whenever she had some free time in her hand. When she turned 16, she started doing three jobs simultaneously to help her family. During the time, she went to the Somerset College which was a drama school in Mudgeeraba, Queensland. In 2007, she graduated from college and then moved to Melbourne Victoria to pursue her career in acting. There she stayed with her agent’s friend.

Margot Robbie Career and Net Worth

Robbie started her career at the age of 17 when she starred in the two independent movies titled “Vigilante” and “I.C.U” both directed by Aash Aaron. The first one was released in 2008 and the latter one was released in 2009. Also, in 2008 she appeared in two episodes of the Australian children’s TV series titled “The Elephant Princess”. In the same year, she also did a guest appearance in the TV series “City Homicide”. During the time, she also appeared in a number of TV commercials. Also the same year, she became a recurring character in the series “Neighbours” as Donna Freedman. Eventually, she impressed the producer by her performance and became one of the regular cast members. The role was her first big break and she appeared on the show until 2011. She also appeared in a special documentary titled “Neighbours 30th: The Stars Reunite” celebrating the 30th anniversary of the series in 2015.

After completing the show, Robbie moved to Los Angeles for more opportunities for her career and to make her path to Hollywood. There she auditioned for the role for the new series entitled “Charlie’s Angels”. Though she was not selected for the role, she was offered another role in the ABC drama series “Pan Am” as Laura Cameron who is a newly trained flight attendant. However, the show was canceled after its first season as it received low ratings despite the positive review. The following year, in 2012, Robbie got her first big movie role alongside  Domhnall Gleeson, Rachel McAdams and Bill Nighy in the romantic comedy movie “About Time”. The movie was later released in 2013 and was a success grossing over 58 million dollars with 12 million dollars budget. The movie, as well as Robbie’s performance, received a lot of positive reviews.

Margot Robbie in The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)

Also, in 2013, Robbie starred in the movie “The Wolf of Wall Street” as Naomi Lapaglia alongside Leonardo DiCaprio and was directed by the iconic director Martin Scorsese. The movie was a huge success and a hit on the box-office grossing over 392 million dollars. The movie was also nominated for 5 Academy Awards including the award for Best Picture. Also, Robbie was highly praised for her performance and especially for her Brooklyn accent. She was also nominated for the Bes Breakthrough Performance at the MTV Movie Award and won the Best Newcomer award at the Empire Award for her role. The following year, Robbie established her own production company name “LuckyChap Entertainment”.

In 2015, Robbie starred in the romantic comedy movie “Focus” alongside Will Smith. In the movie. She played the role of an inexperienced grifter who learns the craft form Smith’s character. Despite getting mixed reviews on the movie, Robbie’s performance received positive reviews and was praised for her role and was nominated for the Rising Star Award at the BAFTA. In the same year, she also starred in the movie adaptation of “Z for Zachariah” alongside Chris Pine and Chiweal Ejiofor. In the movie, she played the role of Ann Burden and was praised by the critics for her performance. She also appeared in the movie “Suite Française” which was an adaptation of the novel of the same name by Irène Némirovsky. At the end of the year, she made a guest appearance in the movie “The Big Short” as herself.

Margot as Harley Quinn in Suicide Squad (2016)

In 2016, Robbie starred in the movie “Whiskey Tango Foxtrot” which is an adaptation of the novel titled “The Taliban Shuffle”. In the movie, she played the role of Tanya Vanderpoel who is a British TV journalist. Later in July, She starred in the action-adventure movie “The Legend of Tarzan” alongside Alexander Skarsgard, Samuel L. Jackson, and Christoph Waltz. In the movie, she played the role of the female lead Jane Porter Clayton. In the same year, she also starred as of Harleen Quinzel also known as Harley Quinn in the supervillain movie “Suicide Squad”. The movie was a blockbuster in the theatres. In the movie, she starred alongside Will Smith, Jared Leto, Viola Davis and Joel Kinnaman but Robbie’s character was most charmed one. In fact, in that year’s Halloween, most of the teenagers, as well as kids, were dressed as her character. Due to the effect, she as pre-booked by the Warner Bros. for the same role for the spin-off movie “Gotham City Sirens”.

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Margot Robbie’s total net worth is estimated to be 12 million dollars.

Margot Robbie Relationship

Margot Robbie is currently married to Tom Ackerley who is a British Assistant Director. The couple first met on the set of “Suite Française” in 2013. At the time, Robbie starred as Celine in the movie and Tom was the third assistant director of the movie. Tom has worked in the many movies as the assistant director including “The Brothers Grimsby”, “The Two Faces of January” and “Macbeth”. In an interview, Robbie said that before she met Tom she had a totally different view on relationships and said “[Before we met] I was the ultimate single gal. The idea of relationships made me want to vomit. And then this crept up on me. We were friends for so long. I was always in love with him, but I thought, ‘Oh, he would never love me back. Don’t make it weird, Margot. Don’t be stupid and tell him that you like him.’ And then it happened, and I was like, ‘Of course we’re together. This makes so much sense, the way nothing has ever made sense before.'”

Margot wed Tom Ackerley, her then-boyfriend of three years, in 2016

The couple is quite similar to each other. Both of them share the love for sports and have been spotted in many Sports events including the ice hockey game at Madison Square Garden. The two posts a lot of pictures of each other and together on their Instagram accounts which show that they are not afraid to show their love for each other. After dating for a year and a half, the two got engaged to each other in 2015. Later in 2016, the couple got married secretly. And later posted a picture of them with the ring on the finger with no caption to show that they are married.

Peter Dinklage Biography, Career, Family, Net Worth

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Peter Dinklage as Tyrion Lannister in Game of Thrones

Peter Dinklage Biography

Peter Hayden Dinklage is an American actor and producer also popularly known for his role as Tyrion Lannister in “Game Of Thrones”. He was born on June 11, 1969, in Morristown, New Jersey with Achondroplasia which is a common form of dwarfism. However, he is the only dwarf in his entire family. When asked about how he felt about him being a dwarf as a teen, he said “As an adolescent, I was bitter and angry, and I definitely put up these walls. But the older you get, you realize you just have to have a sense of humor. You just know that it’s not your problem. It’s theirs.” His father John Carl Dinklage was an insurance salesman and Diane Dinklage was an elementary school music teacher. He also has an older brother named Jonathan who is a violinist.

Peter Dinklage in his young days

During childhood, Peter and his brother used to perform puppet musicals for their neighbors. He also said in an interview that the only thing that kept him from pursuing the acting is his brother’s passion for the violin. He attended the Delbarton School which is a Catholic Preparatory School for boys. During his time in the school, he took part in the play “The Velveteen Rabbit” in fifth grade. Peter played the lead role and was very pleased with the response he got from the audience. At the age of 15, Peter watched the production of the play “True West” which inspired him to pursue his career in acting.

Later, Peter enrolled at Bennington College and studied drama. He also appeared in several productions before graduating with a drama degree in 1991. After graduation, he moved to New York City with his friend Ian Bell with whom he planned to build a theatre company. However, the two were unable to pay the rent for their apartment so they moved out. So, to earn enough money, Peter worked at a data processing company for six years before working as a full-time actor.

Peter Dinklage Family

In 2005, Peter got married to Erica Schmidt who is a theatre director. In 2011, Erica gave birth to their first child, a baby girl. However, the name was not revealed in public and decided to keep it private. After this, there were many rumors that the couple had kept the name of the baby “Zelig”. However, when asked in interviews Peter denied the rumor but didn’t reveal the name. He said “Let me tell you right now: her name is not Zelig. But it’s hilarious that that’s a fact in Wikipedia,”

Peter Dinklage with his family

In 2012, the couple moved to New Paltz, New York and said that Peter wanted to live somewhere where he was not recognized by people and that their daughter could live freely. However, they couldn’t stay there long because of Erica’s job. In an interview, he said “The list of people happy here is probably my dog, me, the baby, then my wife – from happiest to least happiest,” he also added “Just all the clawing for space. I felt myself becoming a bitter old man in New York, and I wanted to avoid that,”

Peter Dinklage Career and Net Worth

Peter made his debut in the film industry with a low budget independent movie “Living in Oblivion” in 1995 where he played the role of a frustrated actor with dwarfism. Before the movie, Peter struggled to find roles as he was only offered the roles of elves and leprechauns. The movie was well received by the critics and his performance was praised by everyone. Despite the positive response, Peter could not receive anyone willing to be his agent. He was later cast in the comedy movie “12 Moon” in 2002.

Peter Dinklage in The Station Agent (2003)

In 2003, Peter finally got his breakthrough role of Finbar McBride in the movie “The Station Agent” by Tom McCarthy. In an interview, when asked what made him accept the role he said that “usually roles written for someone my size are a little flat—often either comical or sort of ‘Lord of the Rings’ type characters filled with wisdom.” However, this role was not the typical role for a dwarf and has romantic feelings and anger and flaws. After the release of the movie, he was nominated for Best Actor at the Independent Spirit Award and Screen Actors Guild Award. The movie was a box office success and grossed over 8 million dollars which are a lot in comparison to the movie budget.

In 2003, Peter starred in the movie “Tiptoes” which received mostly negative reviews. When asked about it, Peter replied: “The original cut of the film was ‘gorgeous’, but the director was fired shortly after turning it in, and the film was re-cut into a ‘rom-com’ with dwarves”. He also added “There was some flak: Why would you put Gary Oldman on his knees? That’s almost like blackface. And I have my own opinions about political correctness, but I was just like, It’s Gary Oldman. He can do whatever he wants, and I’m so happy to be here.”

In 2005, Peter starred in the science fiction series “Threshold”. He also appeared in the movies “The Baxter” and “Lassie”. The following year, he starred in “Find me Guilty” alongside Vin Diesel. The movie received mostly positive reviews but was a commercial failure. In 2007, Peter appeared in “Death at a Funeral” and “Underdog”. Later, he starred in the role of Trumpkin in “The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian” but was a disappointment at the box office.

Peter Dinklage as Tyrion Lannister in Game of Thrones

In 2011, Peter was cast in the series “Game Of Thrones” in the role of Tyrion Lannister. The series was a huge success with seven seasons already been aired. In the series, Tyrion belongs to the House Lannister which is one of the wealthiest and powerful families in Westeros. He has also done many more movies such as “The Boston Globe”, “Ice Age: Continental Drift”, “Knights of badassdom”, “Dungeons & Dragons”, “X-Men: Days of Future Past”, “Pixels”, “The Angry Bird Movie”, “Rememory”, etc.

Peter Dinklage Net Worth

Currently, the total net worth of Peter Dinklage estimated is 15 million dollars with earnings of 1.1 million dollars per episode of “Game Of Thrones”. Peter is currently one of the highest paid TV actors. He owns luxury cars such as Bentley, BMW, and GM. He also owns a home in Morristown, New Jersey which is worth 4.7 million dollars.