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Abbie Cornish

Abbie Cornish, born on 7th August 1982, is an Australian actress. She is well known in Australia for a number of film and television roles, including Penne in the comedy/lifestyle parody Life Support, her award-winning lead performance in 2004's Somersault and her role as Fannie Brawne in Bright Star. Her career began at the age of thirteen, when she began taking jobs as a model after reaching the finals of a Dolly Magazine competition. By the time she was sixteen, Cornish was juggling television acting roles with studying for her Higher School Certificate, with the intention of pursuing a career as a veterinarian. In 1999, Cornish was awarded the Australian Film Institute Young Actor's Award for her role in the ABC's television show Wildside and was soon offered her first role in a feature film, The Monkey's Mask. In 2001, Abbie landed the role of Reggie McDowell, a character on the Australian tv show "Outriders". In 2004, Cornish appeared in the award-winning short film Everything Goes with Hugo Weaving. She received the Australian Film Institute Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, Best Actress at the FCCA and IF Awards and Best Breakthrough Performance at the 2005 Miami International Film Festival for her role in 2004's Somersault, the film which raised her to international prominence. Cornish received widespread critical acclaim for her role in 2006's Candy, which she starred in opposite Heath Ledger. She has also starred in A Good Year, Elizabeth: The Golden Age and Kimberly Peirce's latest movie, Stop-Loss. She narrated her film Sucker Punch on the 2010 San Diego Comic-Con International.

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Aug 7, 1982 In Lochinvar, New South Wales, Australia
Movie/TV Credits:
Première apparrition :
In the movie Marking Time
Dernier projet:
Film Puberty 2019
Connu pour
Poster of The Girl Who Invented Kissing
Poster of Octopus
Poster of Life Support
Poster of The Angel Makers
Film The Angel Makers 2019
Film Marking Time 2019
Film Where Hands Touch 2019
Film Perfect 2019
Film Puberty Mother 2019
Film 6 Days Kate Adie 2017-08-03
Film 3 Billboards : Les Panneaux de la vengeance Anne Willoughby 2017-11-10
Film Geostorm U.S. Secret Service Agent Sarah Wilson 2017-10-13
Film The Girl Who Invented Kissing Patti 2017-04-29
Film Lavender Jane Rutter 2016-11-04
Film Octopus Marcy 2015-10-12
Film Prémonitions Agent Katherine Cowles 2015-09-03
Film Out & Around Narrator 2015-03-13
Film RoboCop Ellen Murphy 2014-01-30
Series Klondike Belinda 2014-01-20
Film Klondike Belinda Mulrooney 2014-01-20
Film The Girl Ashley 2012-01-15
Film 7 Psychopathes Kaya 2012-09-07
Film Limitless Lindy 2011-03-08
Film W.E. Wally Winthrop 2011-09-01
Film Sucker Punch Sweet Pea 2011-03-24
Film Le Royaume de Ga'Hoole : La Légende des gardiens Otulissa (voice) 2010-07-10
Film Bright Star Fanny Brawne 2009-11-05
Film Stop-Loss Michelle 2008-03-28
Film Elizabeth : L'âge d'or Elizabeth Throckmorton 2007-09-09
Film Candy Candy 2006-02-15
Film Une Grande année Christie Roberts 2006-09-09
Film One Perfect Day Emma Matisse 2004-02-19
Film Le saut périlleux Heidi 2004-06-19
Film Everything Goes 2004-06-14
Film Horseplay Becky Wodinski 2003-05-22
Series White Collar Blue Antonia McAlister 2002-08-12
Series Life Support Penne #1 2001-08-27
Series Unknown Reggie McDowell 2001-07-09
Film The Monkey's Mask Mickey 2000-09-27
Film Close Contact Sara Boyack 1999-10-01
Series Wildside Simone Summers 1997-11-23