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Birth Name: Margot Elise Robbie
Birth Place: Dalby, Queensland, Australia
Date of Birth: 2 July, 1990
Horoscope: Cancer
Height: 5′ 6″ (1.68 m)
Mother: Sarie Kessler
Father: N/A
Siblings: 3, Lachlan, Cameron & Anya.
Boyfriend: Tom Ackerley

Education: Somerset College (2007)
Residence: London, England, UK
Occupation: Actress, producer
Years active: 2007–present
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Trivia: Career Related | Personal Life | Fashion and Beauty | Miscellaneous

Career Releated
  • She earned her first acting role shortly after graduating from Somerset College in 2007.
  • She refers to her fans as “Robbers.”.
  • Robbie started a production company with her boyfriend, Tom Ackerley, Josey McNamara, and her childhood friend Sophia Kerr called LuckyChap. Kerr also serves as her personal assistant.
  • She was a series regular on an Australian soap opera called Neighbours, in which she played a beautiful and fiery character named Donna Brown.
  • She moved to California to begin auditioning for film roles five days after her Neighbours contract ended.
  • Her first two film roles were in the features Vigilante in 2008 and I.C.U. in 2009
  • Margot Robbie turned down huge money to do Playboy after Hugh Hefner asked for ‘that one from Wolf of Wall Street.’ The actress will only take all her clothes off for artistic purposes and feels no need to display her appealing figure on the cover of gentleman’s magazines.
  • Featured in Inside Film Magazine’s 2012 Rising Talent issue. The special feature profiled 25 rising young Australian actors including Jai Courtney, Alex Russell, Adelaide Clemens, and David Ludlow.
  • vRanked #22 on Maxim’s “Hot 100” of 2014 list.
  • Robbie originally auditioned for a role in the Charlie’s Angels reboot, but was offered a role in Pan Am instead.
  • Was originally cast as Penelope in the film A Bigger Splash (2015) but dropped out due to scheduling conflicts and Dakota Johnson replaced her.
  • Is often more than a full decade younger than her male romantic counterpart; Alexander Skarsgård was 13 years older than Robbie when they played opposite in The Legend of Tarzan (2016), Leonardo DiCaprio was 15 years her senior in The Wolf of Wall Street (2013), while Will Smith was more than 20 years older than her, when she played his love interest in Focus (2015).
  • Was voted “Sexiest Eyes” by Victoria’s Secret’s annual What is Sexy List, 2015.
  • She turned down the role of Sam in Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance), which eventually went to Emma Stone.
  • Learned to hold her breath for up to five minutes while filming Suicide Squad (2016).
  • Appeared on the cover of Vanity Fair’s 20th Anniversary Hollywood Edition, alongside George Clooney, Julia Roberts and Jared Leto, Léa Seydoux, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Lupita Nyong’o, Idris Elba and Naomie Harris.
  • To prepare for her sex scene with Leonardo DiCaprio, she took three shots of tequila – at nine in the morning!

Personal Life
  • Margot was raised on her grandparents’ farm on the Gold Coast.
  • Robbie describes her origins in Dalby, Queensland as simple, outdoorsy, and very rural.
  • “Maggot” is an affectionate term for Margot Robbie as the nickname that was given to her by family. The name grew on her throughout school when her classmates got in on the joke too.
  • She is a proud member of Greenpeace.
  • She hilariously dressed up as James Franco’s character from Spring Breakers for Halloween.
  • She used a portion of her The Wolf of Wall Street (2013) paycheck to pay off her mother’s home mortgage.
  • She was raised with two brothers and a sister by her mother Sarie Kessler.
  • She worked at Subway before making her acting debut and says she’s a pro at building the perfect hoagie — especially BLTs.
  • Margot loves Hockey! Her favourite team is the New York Rangers and is often found passionately supporting their games.
  • She is a self-confessed tomboy and even plays right-wing in her own hockey team.
  • Met her current boyfriend, Tom Ackerley, on the set of Suite Française (2014) in 2013 and they have been in a relationship since then. Ackerley was the third assistant director on Suite Française.
  • Her younger brother, Cameron Robbie, felt inspired to pursue acting after seeing the success his older sister was able to achieve. Her older brother, Lachlan, also works in the film industry as a stuntman.
  • While living in London, Robbie attended a party with Suicide Squad (2016) co-star Cara Delevingne and unknowingly took a photobooth photo with Prince Harry Windsor of Wales. She mistook him for Irish singer/songwriter, Ed Sheeran.
  • She was roommates with Christina Ricci while filming the short lived ABC series, Pan Am.
  • Despite a growing net worth, Robbie doesn’t spent a lot of her money and prefers to live with roommates to save money. She claims growing up knowing what it was like to not have access to everything is continually humbling for her.
  • She worked three jobs simultaneously while studying at Somerset College in Queensland including retail, secretary work, selling surfboards, and making sandwiches at Subway.
  • She attended Circus School when she was young. She earned a trapeze certificate at the age of eight.
  • She likes to send friends and family letters and postcards from around the world because she thinks people don’t get enough mail that isn’t a bill.

Fashion & Beauty
  • Margot says she’s not much a girly-girl when it comes to fashion.
  • Robbie refused to lose weight for the role of Jane in The Legend of Tarzan (2016) and has said she’d rather focus on being healthy than being skinny.
  • Robbie is a natural brunette, but started sporting blonde hair after it became apparent that the film industry preferred blonde actresses.
  • On the London premiere of Suicide Squad, Margot wore an interesting Gucci dress, with the print of a lion in front. She wore Cartier jewelry. On the New York premiere of the film, she also opted for an animalistic design – with a unicorn dress designed by Alexander McQueen.
  • Designers just love to dress her up! She has been seen wearing many in the recent years. Gucci, Calvin Klein, Miu Miu, Prabal Gurung, Isabel Marant and Alexander McQueen to name some.

Miscellaneous
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