Alyssa Sutherland Biography

Published On Jun 03, 2018
Facts of Alyssa Sutherland
Date of Birth: 1982 , September-23
Birth Nation: Australia
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
Name Alyssa Sutherland
Birth Name Alyssa Sutherland
Nationality Australian
Birth Place/City Brisbane, Australia
Ethnicity Australian
Profession Model, Actress
Working For Next Model Management
Net Worth $5 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Strawberry blonde
Face Color Fair
Famous for Vikings, Magazine Photoshoots, Timeless
Affair with Kevin Durang and Travis Fimmel
Married Laurence Shanet (m. 2012-2012)
Divorce Laurence Shanet
Education Craigslea State High School
Movies The Devil Wears Prada, Day On Fire
TV Show New Amsterdam, Vikings, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Huge
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Alyssa Sutherland is an Australian actress mostly known for her modeling career. She was born on 23 September 1982 in Brisbane, Australia. The Aussie's life follows the Libra zodiac. 

She began her modeling career when she participated and won the title of 1997 annual Bonne Belle model search for a teen magazine, Girlfriend. She was only 15 years old when she started her modeling career. Later she signed a contract with Vogue Australia. 

She has appeared in many ad campaigns for brands like Chanel, Ralph Lauren, Bulgari, Hugo Boss, and others. She has donned the cover of fashion magazines like Vogue Australia, Harper’s Bazaar Singapore and Japan, Elle Germany, Australian Style, Glamour Italy, and Black and White. She has been graced with an extensive editorial shot for magazines like Vogue Germany, Australia, Italy, Greece and America, Elle Australia and US, Marie Claire UK, Harper’s Bazaar Australia, Glamor Italy and The Face and the scene.

She has worked with various celebrity photographers like Herb Ritts, Bruce Weber, Elle Von Unwerth, and Steven Meisel.

Sutherland made her acting debut in 2006 in the movie The Devil Wears Prada in a role of Clacker where her co-actors were Meryl Streep and Anne Hathaway. Her next movie role was of a model in the movie Day on Fire that was released on a later date in the same year.

Her television debut was in 2008 from New Amsterdam where she portrayed the role of Alice in an episode ‘Legacy’. Alyssa Sutherland is very famous for her portrayal of Princess Aslaug in the historical television series Vikings. She was also the guest judge in Australia’s Next Top Model’s finale episode during 2015.

She was last seen in an episode of ‘Hollywoodland’ in a character of Hedy Lamarr in the television series Timeless early in 2018.

Sutherland has not been linked with many men in her life. She was once married to boyfriend Laurence Shanet in 2012. They got married in Thailand. Unfortunately, their marriage did not last long and was divorced in the same year. Though there were rumors of her dating Vikings’ co-stars Kevin Durand and Travis Fimmel, she is currently single.

Her salary during her period of Vikings was $150,000 per episode, it is estimated that the model has a net worth of about $5 million. She is of 32 years of age and can be found active on social media like Instagram where she has 197,000 plus followers. She currently resides in Los Angeles, USA.

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Born in Brisbane, Australia

1982

Alyssa Sutherland is an Australian actress/ model, most renowned for her role as Princess Aslaug in the History series 'Vikings' (2013-2016), was born on 23 September 1982 in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. 

Started her career through Modeling

1997

She began her modeling career when she won the title of 1997 annual Bonne Belle model search for a teen magazine, Girlfriend. She was only 15 years old when she signed the contract with Vogue Australia and started her modeling career.

Started her career in Filming

2006

Sutherland made her acting debut in 2006 from the movie The Devil Wears Prada in a role of Clacker where her co-actors were Meryl Streep and Anne Hathaway

Married to Laurence Shanet

2012

Alyssa married to boyfriend Laurence Shanet in 2012. They had the marriage ceremony in Thailand. Unfortunately, their marriage did not last long and was divorced in the same year.