Kiernan Shipka Biography
Kiernan Shipka is an American actress well known for her role as Sally Draper in the AMC drama series and as Sabrina Spellman in the Netflix series Chilling Adventures of Sabrina. Additionally, in the FX series Feud Bette and Joan, she appeared as B.D. Hyman and voiced Jinora in The Legend of Korra.
Moreover, she has also starred in numerous films such as Carriers released in 2009, Flowers in the Attic (2014), The Blackcoats Daughter (2015), and The Silence (2019).
Kiernan Shipka’s first television debut was on the hospital drama ER when she was five months old. She is a talented lady as she began doing commercial print modeling when she was a baby. After Kiernan undertaking numerous small television roles, her first major role was as Sally Draper, the daughter of the main character Don Draper, on the 2007-2015 TV series Mad Men. Luckily, she won the role after two auditions. Moreover, she was a recurring guest star for the show’s first three seasons but fortunately, she became a series regular in season four.
Shipka being part of Mad Men’s ensemble cast, luckily won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series in 2008 and 2009. She also received a lot of praise for her performance on Mad Men.
Moreover, in 2010, Austin American Statesman critic Dale Roe named her as his dream nominee for the primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in Drama Series, writing, ” This 10-year-old actress was so affecting as troubled Sally Draper last season that it seems odd that she’s only just been upgraded to series regular. If Shipka’s upcoming Mad Men work—struggling with the broken marriage of her parents and entering preteendom in the tumultuous 1960s—remains as amazing as it was in season three, this is a ballot wish that could come true next year.
In addition, in 2014, she was named one of “The 25 Most Influential Teens of 2014 by Time Magazine. In the same year, IndieWire included her in their list of 20 Actors To Watch That Are Under 20. Kiernan starred in the 2014 Lifetime movie Flowers in the Attic and co-starred with Emma Roberts in the 2015 Oz Perkins horror film The Blackcoats Daughter.
In 2017, Shipka portrayed B.D. Hyman, daughter of Bette Davis, in the FX television series Feud: Bette and Joan. In January of 2018, it was announced that she will e starring as Sabrina Spellman in Netflix’s Chilling Adventures of Sabrina series based on the comic series of the same name. Its first season was released on October 26, 2018, by Netflix.
Moreover, she co-starred in a 2019 Christmas romantic comedy film directed by Luke Snellin, Let It Snow, based on the novel of the same name, and the shooting began in February 2019.
In addition, Shipka played a deaf teenager with Stanley Tucci in John R. Leonetti’s horror film The Silence, on the 2015 horror novel by Tim Lebbon. On April 10, 2019, Netflix released the film. She had to learn American Sign Language for her role. Leonetti praised her so much for her performance claiming that she is acting alongside Stanley Tucci, and believe me, she’s more than holding her own. It’s been spellbinding watching her.
How old is Kiernan? Shipka is 21 years old as of November 2020. She was born on November 10, 1999, in Chicago Illinois in the U.S. In addition, she usually celebrates her birthday each of 10th November, and her zodiac sign is Scorpio.
Kiernan Shipka Family
Kiernan is the daughter of John Young Shipka and Erin Ann Shipka. Shipka’s father is a real estate developer and he is of Bohemian, Czech, German, and English Descent while her mother is of Italian and Irish descent. Kiernan has a sister, however, her sister’s details are not known in the public domain. Unfortunately, more information regarding her parents is not known in the limelight. However, we will keep you updated as soon as possible. Thank you for supporting oneworldinformation.com.
Kiernan Shipka’s Education
When Kiernan was six years old, her parents moved to LA to support her acting career. Therefore, she was not able to attend regular schools. She enrolled in Laurel Springs School for online studies and completed her high school through online classes. Moreover, at the age of five, she attended ballroom dance classes.
Kiernan Shipka Boyfriend
The young actress likes to maintain her love life away from the public domain. Therefore, whether she is in a relationship or single is not known in the public domain. However, as soon as Shipka goes public about her relationship status we will keep you posted.
Kiernan Shipka’s Height
Shipka is a woman of average body stature and height. She stands at an approximate height of 1.57m tall. Shipka weighs around 60kg and her body measurements are 34-26-34 inches. In addition, Shipka has a Hazel eye color and Blonde hair color.
Kiernan Shipka Net Worth
Kiernan has an approximated net worth of around $3 million as of 2021. Shipka’s income is mainly attributed to her career as an actress.