Essie Davis

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Hobart, Australia
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Hobart, Australia

Essie Davis is a popular Australian actress and singer. Essie Davis is well-known for her roles as Phryne Fisher in Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries and Miss Fisher & the Crypt of Tears.

Early Life and Childhood

Essie Davis was born on January 19, 1970, in the city of Hobart, Australia. Her age is 53 years as of 2022 and her full name is Esther Davis.

Similarly, she is Australian by nationality and Christian by religion. Moreover, her zodiac sign is Capricorn which belongs to the element of Earth, according to astrologers.

She was born to a local artist George Davis (father) and a housewife Mary Davis (mother). However, there is no information available on the web regarding her siblings.


In terms of her educational background, she has done her schooling at Clarence High School. Later, she attended Rosny College and the University of Tasmania. In addition, she studied dramatic arts at the National Institute of Dramatic Art in Sydney.

Essie Davis – Net Worth 2023

Essie has an estimated net worth of around $3 million and her annual salary is $150K. Similarly, her source of income is mainly her acting profession. However, her weekly and monthly wages are unknown.

She has also worked very hard since childhood to achieve this fame. Also, she is active in her career and is on the way to raising her net worth in the future.

Career and Professional Life

Moving on to her career, she started her acting career with the Bell Shakespeare theatre company where she was cast as Juliet in its 1993 production of Romeo and Juliet. Following that she also featured in Hamlet and Richard III in 1993, and The Taming of the Shrew in 1994.

Her film career began in 1995 with her appearance in the Australian film Dad and Dave: On Our Selection. In 2005, she co-starred with Ray Winstone in the BBC production of Sweeney Todd. Similarly, in 2008, she co-starred with Nicole Kidman and Hugh Jackman in Baz Luhrmann’s film Australia.

In the same year, she appeared in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof for the Melbourne Theatre Company. She was nominated for a Logie Award in 2011 for her role as Anouk in the Australian miniseries The Slap. Furthermore, she appeared in Jennifer Kent’s debut feature The Babadook in 2014.

Likewise, in 2016, she appeared as Lady Crane in Season 6 of HBO’s Game of Thrones. Also, in 2018 she starred as Sister Iphigenia in the Foxtel mini-series Lambs of God. Besides that, she starred as Anna in the comedy-drama Babyteeth in early 2019. In addition, she finished filming The Justice of Bunny King as the title character in 2020.

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Caption: Essie Davis giving a pose. Source: The Guardian

Brand Endorsements

Essie has not endorsed any brand till now. Also, she is not promoting anything and is not collaborating with any brands. No information is available on the web regarding the products she has supported or not.

Also, she has not disclosed any information about the brands or companies she has endorsed. Moreover, in the coming days, we may see her being associated with some brands and supporting their products.

Awards and Nomination

Essie was nominated and has won several awards in her career. She won Best Actress awards, AACTA Award, AFCA Award, AFI Award, BloodGuts UK Horror Awards, Bucheon Choice Award, COFCA Award, Chainsaw Award, Lost Weekend Award, FCCA Award, and many more.

Similarly, she was nominated for AACTA International Award, Saturn Award, EDA Female Focus Award, Asia Pacific Screen Award, Astra Award, Audience Choice Award, AACTA Award, AFI Award DFCS Award, Empire Award, Dorian Award, and many more.

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Caption: Essie Davis getting an award. Source: The Mercury

Relationship Status

Essie married Justin Kurzel in 2002. Sharapova is a beautiful model by profession. However, he has not revealed anything about how they both met and dated each other. Moreover, it is seen that they both are quite happy being together at the moment.

They have twin daughters named Stella Kurzel and Ruby Kurzel. Also, he doesn’t have any past relationships or previous engagements.

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Caption: Essie Davis with her husband. Source: Instagram


Essie has always been concerned with her professional life. However, she hasn’t been associated with any rumors or controversies that would hamper her professional career. Also, she avoids the media and avoids engaging in situations that can damage her reputation.

Body Measurements

Talking about her height she is 5 Feet 6 inches tall and weighs 55kg. Similarly, she has an attractive body that measures 33-28-33 inches and she has beautiful blue eyes and black hair.

Also, her suitable dress size is 5 and her shoe size is 7(US). Moreover, she follows a solid workout and diet plan and a balanced lifestyle to maintain her body measurements.

Essie Davis – Social Media

Essie is active on Instagram. She has 3.3K followers on Instagram and owns an Insta account @essiedavis2020. Moreover, she is not available on other social media sites including Facebook as well as Twitter.

However, she has a lot of fans so there are some of her fan-created profiles too. Also, due to her popularity, many of her fans want to know more about her, including her daily life.