An Australian actress and rapper who is well-known for playing the iconic role of Fanny Brawne in the 2009 British-French-Australian romantic movie, ‘Bright Star.’

Quick Info 
Full NameAbbie Cornish
Date of BirthAugust 7, 1982
Birth PlaceLochinvar, Australia
ParentsBarry Cornish
Shelley Cornish
ProfessionActress, Rapper
Age38 years
Height5 ft 8 in
Weight59 kg
Net WorthUS $8 million

Why is Abbie Cornish Famous?

Abbie Cornish is an Australian star and rapper who is well-recognized for the portrayal of Fanny Brawne in the 2009 British-French-Australian romantic film ‘Bright Star.’ Abbie Cornish is also a rapper who goes by her artist name, MC Dusk. She has released songs like ‘Way Back Home’ and ‘Evolve,’ which featured Jane Tyrell.

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Is Zac Cornish Brother of Abbie?

Abbie Cornish got delivered on 7 August 1982 in Lochinvar, New South Wales, Australia, to father, Barry Cornish, and mother, Shelly Cornish. She grew up alongside four other siblings – three brothers whose names are Jade Cornish, Zac Cornish, and Hayden Cornish on a farm before moving into New South Wales, Australia. Isabelle Cornish is also an actress; besides this, she is currently 38 years old with Leo’s zodiac sign.

Cornish possesses an Australian nationality and applies to English ethnicity.


Body Measurement

Abbie reaches in at the height of 5 feet and 8 inches (1.73m/173cms) tall and weighs around 59kgs (130lbs). Besides this, she has a body measurement of 34-26-36 inches, respectively. Moreover, Abbie Cornish has a slim body type with green-colored eyes and blonde hair color.



Abbie Cornish studied in a Catholic school.


Personal Life

Abbie Cornish has dated Ryan Phillippe in the year 2007. The couple dated from the year 2007 to the year 2010.


Social Media

Abbie Cornish is running on social media platforms. Her Instagram account (@abbiecornish) has over 280 thousand followers. She does not have a verified Facebook or Twitter account yet.

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How did Addie start her Career?

Abbie Cornish started her acting career when she played the character of Mickey Norris in ‘The Monkey’s Mask’ (2000).  Likewise, she has also played the role of Becky Wodinski in ‘Horseplay’ (2003), Emma Matise in ‘One Perfect Day ’ (2004), Heidi in ‘Somersault’ (2004), Brianne in ‘Everything Goes’ (2004),

Film Career

She appeared in Candy in ‘Candy’ (2006), Christie Roberts in ‘A Good Year’ (2006), Bess Throckmorton in ‘Elizabeth: The Golden Age’ (2007), Michelle Overton in ‘Stop-Loss’ (2008), and Fanny Brawne ‘Bright Star’ (2009).

Abbie Cornish gives her voice acting of Otulissa in ‘Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole’ (2010), Lindy in ‘Limitless’ (2011), Sweet Pea in Sucker Punch (2011), Wally Winthrop in ‘W.E.’ (2011), Ashley in ‘The Girl’ (2012), Kaya in ‘Seven Psychopaths’ (2012), Clara Murphy in ‘Robocop’ (2014), Agent Katherine Cowles in ‘Solace’ (2015), Jane in ‘Lavender’ (2016), Kate Adie in ‘6 Days’ (2017), Anne Willoughby in ‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri’ (2017), Agent Sarah Wilson in ‘Geostorm’ alongside Andy Garcia and Ed Harris (2017) and Kerstin in ‘Where Hands Touch’ (2018).


Television Career

Abbie Cornish has also earned herself a name on television. She has appeared as Simone Summers in ‘Wildside’ alongside Rose Byrne (1997), Sara Boyack in ‘Close Contact’ (1999), and Marie Marchand in ‘Water Rats’ (2000). Likewise, she has appeared in ‘Outriders’ (2001) as Reggie McDowell for 26 episodes, in ‘Life Support’ (2001) as Penne No.1 for ten episodes, in ‘Klondike’ alongside Richard Madden (2014) as Belinda Mulrooney for six episodes, in ‘Jack Ryan’ (2018) as the leading role of Cathy Mueller for eight episodes and in ‘Secret Bridesmaids’ Business’ (2019) as Melanie for six episodes.

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Annie Cornish goes by the name MC Dusk in the music industry. She has established herself as a rapper since the year 2000 and rap with ‘Blades.’ She released two songs on SoundCloud, but they got erased. She has not been in the music line since then.



Abbie Cornish has won the AACTA Award for Best Young Actor for her work in ‘Wildside’ in the year 1999 and the Best Lead Actress award for her work in ‘Somersault’ in the year 2004. Moreover, she had also won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture in 2018.


Net Worth

Abbie Cornish has come a long way in the entertainment industry. As of 2020, she has an estimated net worth of $8 million.


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