Isla Fisher is a well known Australian actress, writer and voice artist. She reached to the fame with her performances in “Wedding Crashers“. She co-authored two teen novels with her mother. The one interesting fact about her is that she was born in Muscat, brought-up in Australia and belongs to Scottish descent.
Isla Fisher was born Feb 3, 1976, to Elspeth Reid ( novelist) and Brian Fisher, in Muscat, Oman. She is nicknamed as Isla Lang Fisher. She has four siblings. She got graduated from Methodist Ladies’ College.
Isla Fisher got married to Sacha Baron Cohen, an actor, and comedian, on 15th March 2010. Before getting married Isla Fisher was converted to Judaism. The two are blessed with three children, Olive, Elula Lottie Miriam and Montgomery Moses Brian Baron Cohen.
Isla Fisher began her career in acting at a very early age. While in school, she had performed the lead role for the production Little Shop of Horrors. At the age of nine, she endorsed commercials on television.
As a child actor, she also performed in “Bay Cove” and “Paradise Beach”. In 1994, she appeared in “Home and Away”, an Australian soap opera and achieved Logie Award for Most Popular Actress. After successfully establishing herself as a television actress, she transitioned to movies.
She did memorable roles in the movies, “Scooby-Doo”, “I Heart Huckabees”, “Wedding Crashers”, “The Lookout”,”Definitely”, “Maybe”, “Confessions of a Shopaholic”,”Burke and Hare” and “The Bachelorette”. In 2013, she starred alongside Leonardo DiCaprio in “The Great Gatsby”. She is also a part of “Arrested Development” fourth season.
Apart from being an actor, Isla Fisher is also a voice artist. She has voiced for characters of the movies “Horton Hears a Who!” and “Rise of the Guardians”.
Isla Fisher had recently been honored with Trailblazer Award by AACTA Awards. Prior to that, she had been awarded, Best Animated Female, for “Rango” by Alliance of Women Film Journalists and Icon Award by Elle Women in Hollywood Awards Association. MTV Movie Awards conferred her with Best Breakthrough Performance for “Wedding Crashers”.
She had been nominated for “Confessions of a Shopaholic” by Teen Choice Awards in the category Choice Movie Actress: Comedy. Her next venture “The Great Gatsby” got her nomination for Best Supporting Actress by AACTA Awards and “Arrested Development” performance got the nomination in the category Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series by Screen Actors Guild.
How much is Isla Fisher Net Worth in 2017
Isla Fisher, over the course of the successful career as a television celebrity and a movie actor, has gained a net worth of $22 Million US dollars as of 2017. Her husband Sacha Baron Cohen is believed to hold a net worth of $110 Million. The two together have a boastful net worth of $132 Million.
Isla Fisher is performing since her childhood and has no plans to retire soon. Presently she is busy shooting for her movie venture, “Tag”. It is scheduled to be launched in 2018. Last year, she has penned and launched the book “Marge in Charge”.