Who is Asher Keddie?
Asher Keddie is an Australian actress who has actively worked in the entertainment field since 1984 to date. Initially, she became interested in dancing and also joined dancing classes. As time passed, she also showed her interest in acting and after her graduation, she decided to try acting. She initially landed guest roles and eventually starred in regular roles because of her talented acting skills. Likewise, she is well-known for her acting role in the comedy-drama series ‘Offspring’ where she played Nina Proudman. Moreover, is also popular for winning the Logie Award five times consecutively.
|Full Name||Asher Keddie|
|Birth Date||31 July 1974|
|Birth Place||Melbourne, Victoria, Australia|
|Parents Name||James Keddie
|Siblings||1 sister- Bronte Keddie|
|Husband||Jay Bowen (2007 to 2011)
Vincent Fantauzzo (2014-Present)
|Children||1 son- Valentino Fantauzzo|
|Net Worth 2021||$7 million|
|Height||5 feet 4 inches (1.65m/165cm)|
Asher Keddie was born on 31 July 1974 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. She was born to her father named James Keddie and to her mother named Robi Keddie. They both are school teachers. She grew alongside her sister named Bronte Keddie. Additionally, she is currently 46 years old with a Leo sun sign.
Asher Keddie attended Saint Michael’s Grammar School in Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Australia. She also joined dance classes in the Australian Ballet School Melbourne. Sadly, she met an accident where she dislocated her knee right before a ballet audition. This led her to leave dancing.
Nationality and Physical Stats
Asher Keddie holds an Australian nationality and as per her ethnicity, she is White. There is no information regarding her religious ideology and religious beliefs. Besides this, she stands 5 feet 4 inches (1.65m/165cm) tall and weighs around 60kg (132lbs). Moreover, she has a slim body type with a pair of light brown colored eyes with blonde hair color.
Social (Instagram, Twitter)
Asher Keddie is active in her social media handles. Her Instagram account (@asherkeddieofficial) has 74.1 thousand followers. Moreover, there is also a Twitter account from her name, (@asherkeddie) that has 3.3 thousand followers. There is also a Facebook page with more than 5 thousand likes and followers. Both of these accounts aren’t verified yet.
Asher Keddie previously tied a knot to an actor and musician named Jay Bowen in 2007. They lived together for four years and divorced in 2011. Following her divorced, she married an Australian portrait artist named Vincent Fantauzzo in 2014. This couple is blessed with a baby boy named Valentino Fantauzzo born on 1 March 2015.
Movies and TV Shows of Asher Keddie
Asher Keddie landed her debut acting role in an episode of the TV series named ‘Five Mile Creek’ as Emma in 1985. The same year, she appeared in two miniseries, ‘Glass Babies’ and ‘Palace of Dreams.’ Moreover, she also played in the TV film based on the novel named ‘Fortress’ as Sue. Her next role came in ‘The Last Frontier’ as Emma Hannon in 1989. She also appeared in the Australian comedy film ‘Two Brothers Running’ in 1988. Likewise, her other roles are in ‘Snowy’ and ‘The Feds: Deadfall’ in 1993, ‘Janus’ in 1994, ‘Law of the Land’ in 1996, and in four episodes of ‘Blue Heelers’ from 1996 to 2003. Asher also played the role of Aimee in ‘Good Guys, Bad Guys’ and of Karla in ‘Simone de Beauvoir’s Babies’ in 1997.
Furthermore, she also played the role of Clarie Ferrari in ‘State Coroner’ which ran from 1997 to 1998. Talking more, she also appeared in the Australian film ‘Redball’ in 1999, the police drama series ‘Stingers’ from 2002 to 2004, and in ‘The Secret Life of Us’ in 2002. Meanwhile, we could also see her in ‘MDA’ in 2002 and ‘ Roy Hollsdotter Live’ in 2003. She also became a part of the Logie Award-winning series ‘Love My Way’ as Julia Jackson. This ran from 2004 to 2007 with a total of 3 seasons and 20 episodes. Her other notable works are ‘Two Twisted’ in 2006, ‘Murder in the Outback’ in 2007, ‘Rush,’ ‘X-Men Origins: Wolverine,’ and ‘Underbelly: A Tale of Two Cities’ in 2009.
Asher Keddie’s main role came in 2010 when she became one of the casts for the comedy-drama series named ‘Offspring.’ She played the main role of Nina Proudman. This series ran till 2017 having a total of seven seasons. She has also appeared in different movies like ‘Hawke’ in 2010, ‘Swinging Safari’ in 2018, ‘Dark Whispers Vol 1’ in 2019, and ‘Rams’ in 2020. Likewise, her other TV roles are ‘Paper Giants: The Birth of Cleo’ in 2011, ‘Party Tricks’ in 2014, ‘The Cry’ in 2018, ‘The Hunting’ in 2019, and ‘Stateless’ in 2020. Her upcoming miniseries is ‘Nine Perfect Strangers’ where she has played the role of Heather. Throughout her career to date, she has shared the screen with different stars and they are Luke Evans, Sam Neill, Ryan Reynolds, Jessica Tovey, Darcey Wilson, Dominic West, Samuel Johnson, Grant Bowler, and many more.
Asher Keddie has received various nominations and awards for her acting role. She has won the ASTRA Award for her role in ‘Love My Way’ in 2007. This actress also received the Logie Award under the category most popular actress her role in ‘Offspring’ in 2011. Likewise, she is also the recipient of the AACTA Awards in 2012. Moreover, she again won five Logie Awards and one Gold Logie Award for her TV series ‘Offspring.’
Net Worth of Asher Keddie
Asher Keddie is a popular actress who has worked in the Australian and Hollywood industries. She has accumulated an estimated net worth of $6 million as of 2021.