Margot Robbie

Margot Robbie

Life Swift
Published on September 27, 2023
Margot Robbie

Margot Robbie is one of the best actresses in Australia. She is best known for her roles in the ‘Suicide Squad’, ‘I, Tonya’, and ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’.

By following the footsteps of her Australian country women Cate Blanchett and Nicole Kidman, she took the world of film by storm. Her first film was ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’ by Martin Scorsese (2013). Along with that, she also has many memorable roles in ‘The Big Short’ (2015) and “Suicide Squad’ (2016). After 2016, she started as the controversial figure skater Tonya Harding in the film ‘I, Tonya’.

Growing up in the Gold Coast of Australia

Margot Robbie was born in Dalby, Queensland, Australia on July 2 in 1990. But she grew up on the Gold Coast that is 500 miles north of Sydney. Her mother was a physiotherapist. Her mother raised her as well as other three siblings after the divorce of her parents.

Her father was a farmer. She told Vanity Fair that she was interested in being a magician. But she was interested in drama in high school. Her interest in the drama took her to Melbourne and a kids’ show, The Elephant Princess.

Early career

Robbie got her first two film roles in I.C.U (2009) and Vigilante (2008) without an agent. Since the teenage, Robbie has been professionally acting. Before getting fame in Hollywood, she was also known by the Australian audiences from the TV soap opera ‘Neighbours’. It began airing five years after her birth. She was ranked as the 22nd in the hot women list of Maxim magazine in 2014.

Personal life

Margot Robbie started being close with the director Tom Ackerley on the World War II-set drama ‘Suite Francaise’ (2014). Gradually, they two started dating and after a few months, they got married. It was in 2016. After that, they moved to Los Angeles.