|Abbey Lee Kershaw Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 11½ in|
|Date of Birth||June 12, 1987|
Abbey Lee Kershaw (professionally known as Abbey Lee) is an Australian model, actor, and musician who has done modeling work for several noted brands and designers such as Victoria’s Secret, Dolce & Gabbana, Hugo Boss, Saint Laurent, Fendi, Gucci, Chanel, Roberto Cavalli, Tommy Hilfiger, Alberta Ferretti, Stella McCartney, Lanvin, Louis Vuitton, Balmain, Givenchy, Alexander Wang, Calvin Klein, Ralph Lauren, Oscar de la Renta, Marc Jacobs, Rag & Bone, Valentino, DKNY, Kenzo, Lacoste, Alexander McQueen, Philip Lim, Celine, Diane von Furstenberg, Versace, Karl Lagerfeld, Sonia Rykiel, Michael Kors, Max Mara, Hermes, Elie Saab, Emilio Pucci, and Donna Karan. Moreover, Abbey has also branched out as an actor and has been cast in movies like Mad Max: Fury Road, Ruben Guthrie, Caprice, 1%, Lux Æterna, Gods of Egypt, Old, To the Night, The Neon Demon, The Dark Tower, Office Christmas Party, Welcome the Stranger, and Elizabeth Harvest.
Abbey Lee Kershaw
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Abbey Lee attended St Michael’s Catholic Primary School, North Melbourne. She studied there with a total of 150 children who came from 42 different countries. In a way, her school was multicultural. She then attended the Academy of Mary Immaculate in Fitzroy. She finished her high school in 2004.
Fashion / Runway Model, Actor, Musician
- Father – Kim Kershaw (Former Australian Rules Footballer)
- Mother – Kerry (Psychologist)
- Others – Gregory Peter Kershaw (Paternal Grandfather), Dorothea Ellen Will (Paternal Grandmother)
Abbey’s talent agencies have been –
- Chic Management – Sydney
- Next Model Management – Paris
- 2pm Model Management – Copenhagen
- Next Model Management – London
- Next Model Management – New York
- Next Model Management – Milan
She has also been repped by –
- Hamilton Hodell, Talent Agency, London, England, United Kingdom
- Management 360, Talent Agency, Los Angeles, California, United States
Her net worth has been $4 Million according to CelebrityNetWorth.com.
5 ft 11½ in or 181 cm
52 kg or 115 pounds
Girlfriend / Boyfriend / Spouse
Abbey has dated –
- Matthew Hutchinson (2009-2010) – The rock band Our Mountain‘s member Matthew Hutchinson met the Australian model when they both were modeling in Melbourne. They started dating in 2009 when they were in New York City. She occasionally also sings with the other band members.
- Andrew Flynn (December 2009) – Abbey had a fling with Flynn in December 2009. Actually, they met when Abbey Lee appeared in November on the runway for lingerie giant Victoria’s Secret alongside Elyse Taylor, who is Andrew’s ex-girlfriend.
- Freja Beha (2010) – It was RUMORed that Lee had a fling with Dutch model Freja Beha in the year 2010.
- Tom Cruise (May 2012) – She was also rumored to be dating Tom Cruise after the two (along with model Edita Vilkeviciute) were pictured on the cover page of W Magazine’s May issue. The US tabloid National Enquirer used their photos to say that they were seen half-naked in the bed. But, Cruise has denied this relationship.
Race / Ethnicity
Abbey Lee is of English descent.
She dyes her hair platinum blonde.
- Snagged Tooth
- Body Piercing
32-24-35 in or 82-61-89 cm
4 (US) or 36 (EU) or 8 (UK)
10 (US) or 42 (EU) or 7.5 (UK)
She has walked the ramp and advertised for Alannah Hill, Alexander Wang, Anna Sui, Calvin Klein Jeans, CK One cosmetics, Chanel, Covergirl, Decjuba, D&G, Donna Karan, Express, Fendi ‘Fan di Fendi’ fragrance, Forum, Gap, Gucci, Gucci ‘Flora’ fragrance, Gucci ‘Flora by Gucci Garden Collection’ fragrances, Gucci Resort, Guilty Brotherhood, H&M, H&M Divided, Hugo Boss, Jaeger London, KARL by Karl Lagerfeld, Karl Lagerfeld, Lewitt, Lord & Taylor, Mania Mania, Me & City, Moussy, Mulberry, Portmans, Rag & Bone, Ralph Lauren, See by Chloé, Shanton, Tom Ford eyewear, Versace, Versace for H&M, Versace ‘Yellow Diamond’ fragrance, Victoria’s Secret Pink, Wish.
She has not publicly revealed her religious beliefs. But she had studied in a Catholic primary school.
Best Known For
First TV Show
Her television shows are fashion shows out of which she debuted with Ready to wear – Autumn / Winter 2006 in which she advertised for Camilla and Marc, Stephanie Conley, Wayne Cooper, and White Suede.
Abbey Lee shared her exercise routine. According to her, a sports bra is a must for workouts to avoid aches. Dancing and yoga are her regular exercises. She said to InStyle magazine –
“I mix up my exercise routine with yoga, dancing and running. I used to run outside in NYC, but I have bad knees and it’s too hard running on concrete. So I have resorted to treadmills. The most important thing is a good sports bra, otherwise it hurts.”
To make her body more toned, she is also introducing herself with cardio and strength training. See her diet plan and workout routine.
Abbey Lee Kershaw Facts
- Abbey suffered from meningitis as a child (When she was 4).
- She also had a tumor on her knee when she was young.
- As of 2010, she had a pet lizard, whom she named, Annie Hall.
- She won the Australian Girlfriend Model Search in 2004.
- In 2008, she had started advertising for Gucci’s fragrance ads.
- In 2010, she was in great demand for shoots, ramp walks, campaigns, and shows.
- She has appeared in the 2010 and 2011 versions of the Pirelli calendar.
- She has 10 piercings on her body – on the nose (left nostril), on the right nipple, belly button, and the rest 7 are on the ear.
- She has only occasionally appeared in the rock band “Our Mountain”.
- She also walked the ramp for Victoria’s Secret in 2008 and 2009.
- She likes to draw and do abstract paintings.
- In 2020, she appeared as Christina Braithwhite (the only daughter of the leader of the secret society known as the Order of the Ancient Dawn) in the American horror drama television series Lovecraft Country. She co-starred in the show alongside Jurnee Smollett, Jonathan Majors, Aunjanue Ellis, Courtney B. Vance, Wunmi Mosaku, Jamie Chung, Jada Harris, and Michael K. Williams.