Who is Emma Ishta?
Emma Ishta is an Australian model and actress, who has achieved stardom with the role of Kirsten Clark in the TV drama series “Stitchers” (2015-2017), and also as Katrina in the drama film “I Smile Back” in 2015, among other roles she has secured so far in her young career.
So, do you want to find out more about this up-and-coming actress, from her childhood days to most recent career endeavors, including her personal life? If yes, then stay with us for a while as we introduce you to Emma Ishta.
Emma Ishta Wiki: Age, Childhood, and Education
Born Emma Ishta Douglas-Powell on the 16th November 1990, in Brookfield, Queensland, Australia, and has a younger brother, Thomas Douglas-Powell, who was born on the 16th September 1992 and is now a successful volleyball player. Unfortunately, Emma hasn’t shared any information about her parents, so their names and vocations for now remain unknown. For her education, Emma went to St Aidan’s Anglican Girls’ School in Corinda, Brisbane, Queensland, and following her matriculation, Emma enrolled at the Queensland University of Technology, however, she never graduated, as her modeling career took flight, and she became focused on her professional endeavors, rather than educational.
Modeling Career, Acting Beginnings
Emma’s career beginnings trace back to when she was only 13 years old; she started with minor work, but then when she turned 15 she signed a contract with IMG Models, and after a few more years in Australia, she moved to the US, settling in New York. During this time, she featured in magazines, and modeled for such brands as Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, D&G, and DKNY.
Five years into her career as a model in the US, Emma started considering acting as her new profession. It was in 2014 that she made her acting debut, as Cara in the TV drama series “Black Box”, and the same year had another minor role, portraying Bella in the TV series “Power”.
Rise to Prominence
Emma was gradually becoming more popular, and in 2015 made her film debut with the role of Katrina in the drama film “I Smile Back”, but it was the role of Kirsten Clark, the female lead in the sci-fi drama series “Stitchers” that made her famous. She featured in all 31 episodes of the award-nominated series before it was canceled following the end of its third season. Nevertheless, Emma continued quite successfully, first with the role of Belinda Mannix in the TV series “The Good Cop”, then in the short film “Shadow Puppet”, which she also produced, while she is now working on the action crime-drama film “Crown Vic”, scheduled for release late in 2019.
Emma Ishta Net Worth
Since launching her career, Emma has appeared in around 10 films and TV titles, having only started her acting career. Her previous modeling experience has also contributed to her wealth, and there is no doubt that acting has also increased her net worth. So, have you ever wondered how rich Emma Istha is, as of early 2019? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Ishta’s net worth is as high as $2 million, which is quite impressive, don’t you think? Undoubtedly, her wealth will become higher in the upcoming years, assuming that she successfully continues her career.
Emma Ishta Personal Life, Marriage, Children, Husband
What do you know about the personal life of this up-and-coming actress? Well, Ishta hasn’t been very open when it comes to sharing private details with fans, but we have still managed to discover some interesting facts about Emma. She has been married to Daniel James McCabe, who is a playwright and actor, since 8th September 2012; the couple has welcomed one child together, while Emma is step-mother to Daniel’s daughter from one of his previous relationships.
The couple has worked together in the play “The Flood”, which premiered at the 2014 New York International Fringe Festival, and won the Award for Excellence in Playwriting.
— Emma Ishta (@EmmaIshta) March 24, 2017
Emma Ishta Internet Fame
Over the years, Emma has become quite popular on social media platforms, especially Instagram and Facebook, though she can also be found on Twitter. Her official Instagram page has over 80,000 followers, with whom she has shared her most recent career endeavors, such as the release of the film “Crown Vic”, but also pictures from her daily life, such as time spent with her son, among many other posts. On Twitter she has over 25,000 loyal fans, and she is also quite popular on Facebook, on which she has more than 22,000 followers, but hasn’t posted anything since 2016.
So, if you aren’t already a fan of this prominent actress, then this is a perfect opportunity for you to become one, just skip over to her official pages and see what she is up to next.
Emma Ishta Height, Weight, and Body Measurements
Do you know how tall Emma Ishta is, and how much she weighs? Well, Emma stands at 5ft 10ins, which is equal to 1.78m, while she weighs approximately 120lbs or 54kg. Her vital statistics are 33-25-35 inches or 84-58-89 cm, and she has light brown eyes and hair of the same color.