Who is Louisa Gummer?
Louisa Gummer is an American model and an actress, who is probably best known for her modeling work for the luxury fashion goods brand – Dior. She is also recognized for her on-camera acting appearances in TV series “EastEnders”, “The Sitcom Trials” and “Random Acts”, as well as for starring in the TV special “London 2012 Olympic Opening Ceremony: Isles of Wonder”.
Early Life, Family and Education
Louisa Jacobson Gummer was born under the zodiac sign of Gemini on the 12th June 1991, in Los Angeles, California, USA, the youngest of four children of American artist and sculptor Don Gummer, and renowned triple Academy Award-winning American actress Meryl Streep. Apart from being of American nationality and white ethnicity, Louisa is also of Norwegian descent from her father’s side, as well as of Swiss, German, Irish and English ancestry through her mother. She grew up alongside her three older siblings – brother named Henry Wolfe Gummer who is a musician, singer and songwriter, and sisters Mary Willa ‘Mamie’ Gummer and Grace Jane Gummer who are both actresses. Taking into consideration that she was raised in such an artistic family, it is no wonder that Louisa Gummer has managed to make a successful career in the entertainment business herself.
Upon matriculating from Poly Prep Country Day School in New York City’s borough of Brooklyn, Louisa enrolled at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, New York, from which she graduated in 2013, earning her degree in psychology. She continued her education at the Yale School of Drama in New Haven, Connecticut, where she is studying acting, currently in her last year, and should soon obtain her Master of Fine Arts degree.
Being avidly interested in fashion, Louisa began her professional career as a model. As a member of the international model management firm IMG Models, she collaborated with several popular brands of the fashion industry – some highlights including walking the catwalk for high fashion brand Dior as well as for the fast-fashion retail-store chain H&M among plenty of others. In addition, Louisa’s professional portfolio has numerous appearances in magazines such as Glamour and Vanity Fair, to name just two.
When it comes to Louisa’s acting career, she dived into the entertainment business in 2001 when she appeared in an episode of the TV crime drama series “EastEnders”, followed by an engagement in the 2002 short comedy movie “The Orange Tree”, while in 2003 she was cast for the recurring role of Stella in “The Sitcom Trials” TV series. In 2004 Louisa made her debut big screen appearance when she starred in the comedy movie “The Ultimate Truth”, then in 2005 she provided a voice-over for the action adventure video game “The Movies”.
After a seven-year-long hiatus, Louisa returned to acting in 2012, when she appeared in Danny Boyle’s Primetime Emmy Award-winning TV special “London 2012 Olympic Opening Ceremony: Isles of Wonder”. In 2014, Louise starred as Choir in an episode of the TV series “Random Acts”, while in 2015 she was the voice of Walla Crowd in the video game “The Order: 1886”.
Apart from all those already mentioned, in Louise Gummer’s acting portfolio there are also numerous voiceover and narrating engagements, which include voice-overs in the documentary series “Mars”, “The Town That Time Forgot”, “The Way We Were” as well as “Telling Tails” and “Real Lives Reunited”, for which in 2013 she was nominated for the VOX Award for the Best Female Voiceover Performance.
Louisa Gummer has enriched her acting credits with several on stage appearances as well, including stageplays such as “The Town”, “Native Son”, “Other World” and “The Member of the Wedding” to name a few.
Appearance and Social Media
Louisa sports a slim and toned figure with vital statistics of 34-24-34; she stands 5ft 9ins (1.75m) tall, and weighs around 128lbs (58kgs). With blue eyes and hazel-colored hair, she’s appearance is quite alluring.
So far Louisa Gummer doesn’t have any official accounts on the popular social media networks.
Net Worth of $1.5 million
Have you ever wondered how much wealth this 27-year-old American model and actress has accumulated so far? How rich she is? According to sources, it is estimated that the total of Louisa Gummer’s net worth, speaking as of early 2019, revolves around an impressive sum of $1.5 million, acquired through her professional occupations as a model as well as an actress.
Curious about her’s intimate life, aren’t you? Well, despite her popularity and her regular on-camera appearances, she has somehow managed to keep her personal life quite private and far from the media, as there isn’t any relevant information available about her dating history, romantic connections or love affairs. She is unmarried, and it appears that she is currently single.