Marisa Abela - Biography
Last Modified: Mar 23, 2023
|Best Known For:||Industry (TV series)|
|Net Worth:||$1.5 million|
|Born on :||December 7, 1996 (age 26)|
|Birth Name /
|Marisa Gabrielle Abela|
|Birth Place:||Brighton, East Sussex, England|
|Father's Name:||Angelo Abela|
|Mother's Name:||Caroline Gruber|
|High School:||Roedean School|
|University:||Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA)|
|Ethnicity:||Multi-ethnic (English, Maltese-Libyan, Jewish)|
|Marital Status:||In Relationship|
|Boyfriend Name:||Jamie Bogyo|
|Height:||1.65 meter (5 feet 5 inch)|
|Weight:||53 kg (116.84 lb)|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Shoe Size:||7.5 US|
|Dress Size:||6 US|
|Breast Size:||34 inch|
|Waist Size:||27 inch|
|Hip Size:||34 inch|
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Who is Marisa Abela?
Marisa Abela is an actress by profession and British by nationality. She is best known for her work in the TV series Industry, COBRA, and as Amy Winehouse in the film Back to Black.
Marisa Abela – Age, Parents, Siblings
Marisa Abela was born on 7 December 1996 in Brighton, East Sussex, England. Her full name is Marisa Gabrielle Abela. Her mother Caroline Gruber is an actress while her father Angelo Abela works as a television director. Her parents raised her Rottingdean alongside her older sibling- a brother named Jack Abela.
Marisa Abela with her mother and older brother (Source: Instagram)
For education, Marisa Abela attended Roedean School. Following graduation, she had planned to attend the University of London with a major in History and Law to become a human rights lawyer. However, she changed her mind at the last minute and instead decided to pursue a career in acting.
She enrolled at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) and graduated from the same in 2019. Moreover, she also took classes with the Theatre Workshop.
Her ethnicity includes Maltese-Libyan, English from her father’s side, and Polish Jewish, Russian Jewish from her mother’s side.
Marisa Abela – Boyfriend, Husband, Children
Marisa Abela is currently in a relationship with her boyfriend Jamie Bogyo. Her partner is also an actor and is a star of the West End's Moulin Rouge. They do not have any children yet. She is yet to marry the man she is dating and take him as her husband.
Marisa Abela, Jamie Bogyo(Source: Instagram - posted Oct 2022)
Marisa Abela – Career
Abela’s debut screen appearance was in the 2008 film Man in a Box as Alice. After a hiatus of 12 years, she resumed her work and lent her voice as Maya in the video game Five Dates, which was released in 2020.
Finally, Marisa Abela was cast as Ellie Sutherland in the TV series Cobra. She portrayed the character for a total of 6 episodes and this is her breakthrough role.
In the past few years, she has starred in the films Rogue Agent (2022) as Sophie Jones, She Is Love (2022) as Louise, Barbie (2023), and as the late singer/songwriter Amy Winehouse in the biopic film Back to Black.
Moreover, since 2020, she has been portraying the recurring character Yasmin Kara-Hanani in the episodes of the TV series Industry.
Marisa Abela in Industry (Source: Vanity Fair)
On the set of Barbie, Marisa Abela has worked alongside Ana Cruz Kayne, Ariana Greenblatt, Luke Mullen, Oliver Vaquer, and Deb Hiett.
Marisa Abela – Net Worth, Salary
The net worth of Marisa Abela is estimated at around $1.5 million while the figure on her annual salary/income is not shared with the public.
Marisa Abela – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook
On social media handles such as Instagram, Marisa Abela is followed by over a hundred thousand followers. She seems to, however, be absent from Twitter and Facebook.
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