Emma Forrest Biography

Updated On Jul 22, 2019 Published On Feb 19, 2017
Facts of Emma Forrest
Date of Birth: 1976 , December-26
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
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Emma Forrest, a British –American journalist, was born in the year of 1976, on 26th December in London, England. She is mostly known as the Journalist, screenwriter and also a novelist. She was born to an American mother and British father. She grew up along with her young sister in west London and currently resides in Los Angeles. She holds British nationality and belongs to mixed ethnicity.

She began her writing career at the age of fifteen when she wrote a story Madonna for the London Evening Standard and became famous for her work in magazines like Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar and Vanity Fair many others.

This beautiful lady was in a relationship with the actor Colin Farrell before she met actor Ben Mendelsohn. She got married to Animal Kingdom actor Ben Mendelsohn and started living happily with him. But her married life couldn’t bloom with him which lead to the separation after 4 years of happily married life. At present, she is single and looking for a suitable partner.

She has not revealed her net worth but looking after her career success, it is believed that she collected a huge amount of net worth through her profession.

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Born on 26th December,1976

December 26 , 1976

Emma Forrest was born in the year of 1976, on 26th  December in London., England. She was born to American Mother and British father. She is a British -American journalist and also known as screenwriter and novelist. 

Wrote the first novel in 1998


She published her first novel in the year of 1998. The novel was named as Name Dropper, which garnered her the description “Jane Austen of the techno-generation”. It was helpful in career to grow herself in the field of journalism.

Second novel in 2002


After the success of her first novel, she was encouraged to publish her second novel. She named it as "Thin Skin "and published in the year of 2002. She continued writing and published another novel, The Snow in the year of 2005.

Married in the year of 2012


She got married to Australian actor Ben Mendelsohn in the year of 2012  at her old writing hangout in Los Angeles, California, the storied Chateau Marmont. She was in a relationship with actor Colin Farrell before she met actor Ben.

Divorced in 2016


Her husband filed for divorce from her after four years of their marriage. As the couple could not stay together due to some miss understanding they got formally separated on 23rd of December, 2016. At present, she is single.

Directed the movie in 2017


After her career success in the field of media, she became engaged in directing the movies as well. She screenplay and directed the movie in the year of 2017. The movie was named Untogether and became commercially success as well.