Emilie De Ravin - Updated May 2023

Emilie De Ravin is a well-known actress from Australia. Emilie De Ravin is best known for her roles as Claire Littleton on the television series "Lost" and as Belle on the television series "Once Upon a Time."

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Emilie De Ravin

Early Life

On the 27th of December 1981, Emilie De Ravin was born in Mount Eliza, Victoria, Australia. She is 41 years old as of 2022 and holds Australian nationality. In addition, she has a birth sign of Capricorn and belongs to mixed ethnicity of French-English-Irish descent. Meanwhile, her religious belief is still a mystery.

Talking about her family, she has not yet disclosed her parents’ names and their professions at the moment. In addition, she grew up with her two older sisters whose names are yet to be disclosed by her.

Emilie De Ravin – Education

Talking about her academic qualification, studied ballet, jazz, and tap dance at the Christa Cameron School of Ballet in Melbourne. Later, she enrolled in the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) in Sydney, Australia, where she studied acting.

Meanwhile, she graduated from NIDA in 2003 with a Bachelor of Dramatic Arts degree. Moreover, she went to Los Angeles and continued to study acting at Prime Time Actors Studio.

Professional Career

Talking about her acting career, Emilie De Ravin made her debut in the fantasy series “The Beastmaster” (1999-2000). She starred with Daniel Goddard, Steven Grives, and Monika Schnarre. During the early 2000s, she appeared in minor roles in series such as “Roswell” (2000-2002), “Carrie” (2002), “NCIS” (2003), and “The Handler.”

Emilie De Ravin

Caption: Emilie De Ravin as Claire Littleton on the television series, Lost (Source: Lost – WordPress.com)

However, her breakthrough role came in 2004, when she was cast as Claire Littleton on the hit TV series “Lost.” This role brought her worldwide fame and established her as a prominent figure in the entertainment industry. Meanwhile, she appeared in a total of 82 episodes of the show from 2004 to 2010.

After “Lost,” de Ravin continued to work in television, appearing in shows such as “Once Upon a Time” (2012-2018), “Hollywood Game Night”(2013), “Air Force One Is Down” (2013), and “True Colours” (2022)/. She has also appeared in numerous films, including “Brick” (2005), “High Noon” (2009), “Remember Me” (2010), and “The Submarine Kid” (2015). She is currently working on the movie “Wreckage” which is currently in pre-production.

Modeling and producer

In addition to acting, De Ravin has also done some modeling work. She has been featured in magazines such as Vogue, GQ, and Maxim, and has modeled for various fashion brands. She has also served as a producer on a few projects, including the short film “The Ugly Life of a Beautiful Girl” and the documentary “E!’s 101 Juiciest Hollywood Hookups.”


In her acting career, she has received several award nominations and honors for her work. In 2006, she won the ASTRA Award for Most Outstanding Performance by an Actress – Female for her work on “Lost”, “Screen Actors Guild Award” (2006), “Teen Choice Awards” (2005, and 2006), “Gold Derby TV Award” (2009), and “Saturn Award” (2012) are some of the nominations for her roles in the series.

Net Worth 2023

As an Australian actress, her net worth is estimated at around $6 million. However, this actress has not disclosed any information regarding her annual salary, or income. She also makes some money through brand endorsements.

 Brand Endorsements

Being a well-known actress, she has endorsed brands such as Hanes and JCPenney Wedding registry. Meanwhile, she also appeared in a Breast Cancer commercial in 2010.

Relationship Status

Talking about her personal life, Emilie De Ravin is currently engaged to her fiance Eric Bilitch on the 6th of July 2016. In addition, the couple started dating each other back in the summer of 2014.

Meanwhile, dating for more than one year,  Emilie announced via Twitter on October 2, 2015, that she was expecting a baby with boyfriend Eric Bilitch. On the 12th of March 2016, their daughter Vera Audrey de Ravin-Bilitch was born. Moreover, their second child a son named Theodore Kubrick de Ravin-Bilitch was born on the 9th of December 2018.

In pasted, she married actor Josh Janowicz on the 19th June of 2003. The couple met in Los Angeles for the first time and started dating in 2000. However, the couple divorced in December 2014. It was rumored that Emilie also dated actor Jeremy Davies in 2011 but both of them have not yet been confirmed publicly.

Body Measurements

Emilie De Ravin

Caption: Emilie De Ravin during a talk show (Source: Instagram)

This Australian actress stands 5 feet 2 inches tall (1.57 m) and weighs around 49 kg (108 lbs). In addition, she has a pair of blue eyes with dyed brown hair color. Moreover, her body measurement measures 34-24-32 inches and wears a dress size of 8US.

Emilie De Ravin – Social Media

On her Instagram page ‘@emiliede_ravin’ there are over 742k followers. Likewise, there are over 327.2k followers on her Twitter page ‘@emiliederavin’, and over 55k followers on her Facebook page.