Abbie Cornish

Actress / Model (person) / Film Actress | * 08/07/1982 (38) | Lochinvar, New South Wales, Australia
Abbie Cornish (born 7 August 1982) is an Australian actress and singer. Following her lead performance in 2004's Somersault, Cornish is best known for her film roles as Fanny Brawne in Bright Star (2009), Sweet Pea in Sucker Punch (2011), Lindy in Limitless (2011), as Sarah in Geostorm (2017) and for her work with writer/director Martin McDonagh in Seven Psychopaths (2012) and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017). For the latter, Cornish won her first Screen Actors Guild Award as part of the cast. In 2018, she portrayed Cathy Mueller in the first season of Amazon Video ()
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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.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Thriller | Romance / Love

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Movies with Abbie Cornish as Actress(34)

as The Waitress2021 The Virtuoso
as Anna2020 Blackout
as Mother2019 Perfect
as Lee Abbott2018 Paris Song
as Leyna's Aryan Mother2018 Where Hands Touch
as U.S. Secret Service Agent Sarah Wilson2017 Geostorm
as Kate Adie2017 6 Days
as Jane Rutter2016 Lavender
as Narrator2015 Out & Around
as Marcy2015 Octopus
as Agent Katherine Cowles2015 Solace
as Ellen Murphy2014 RoboCop
as Ashley2012 The Girl
as Kaya2012 Seven Psychopaths
as Lindy2011 Limitless
as Sweet Pea2011 Sucker Punch
as Wally Winthrop2011 W.E.
as Fanny Brawne2009 Bright Star
as Michelle2008 Stop-Loss
as Elizabeth Throckmorton2007 Elizabeth: The Golden Age
as Christie Roberts2006 A Good Year
as Candy2006 Candy
as Heidi2004 Somersault
as Emma Matisse2004 One Perfect Day
as Becky Wodinski2003 Horseplay
as Mickey Norris2000 The Monkey's Mask
as Sara Boyack1999 Close Contact

TV Shows/Series with Abbie Cornish as Actress(7)

as Belinda2019 Inside Guantanamo Bay
as Cathy Mueller2018 Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan
as Antonia McAlister2002 White Collar Blue
as Reggie McDowell2001 Outriders
as Penne #12001 Life Support
as Simone Summers1997 Wildside

Additional Information

Official websites:
Full Name: Abbie Cornish
Citizenship: Australia
Born: Saturday, 08/07 1982 (August) in Lochinvar (current age: 38 years + 251 days)
Zodiac sign: Leo (Chinese zodiac sign: Dog)
Languages: English (EN)
Other names for Abbie Cornish (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"애비 코니쉬"
"Άμπι Κόρνις"
Abbie Cornish frequently works together with these people:
Martin McDonagh (6x, Crew)
Zack Snyder (5x, Crew)
Carlton Cuse (4x, Crew)
Carter Burwell (4x, Crew)
Geoffrey Rush (3x, Actor)
Hugo Weaving (3x, Actor)
Madonna (3x, Actress)
Dean Devlin (3x, Crew)
Kimberly Peirce (3x, Crew)
Nikki Barrett (3x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:542, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 04/01/2021