Name: Olivia Wilde
Nickname: Chloe Wilde
Date of Birth: March 10, 1984
Place of Birth: New York City
Parent: Andrew Cockburn & Leslie Cockburn
Education at: Gerogetown Day School, Gaiety School of Acting
Profession: Actress, Model
Net Worth: $ 20 million
Marital Status: Married
Married to: Tao Ruspoli (Divorced)
Partner: Jason Sudeikis
Children: Otis Alexander
Award winning American actress Chloe Wilde or more famously known as Olivia Wilde was actually born as Olivia Jane Cockburn on March 10, 1984 in New York City. Wilde’s recognition in the Hollywood industry rest upon her work in films such as Her, Cowboys & Aliens, Drinking Buddies, Tron: Legacy and In Time. Prior to her acting career, Wilde was also known as a professional model. Additionally, her work as a director, producer and screenwriter has also given an extra credit to her professional career. Speaking of the early years of her life, Wilde grew up in a wealthy American family who enjoyed a special privilege as a child. Since the age of two, Wilde indulged in a fantasy of being an actress. All those members of her family were respected professionals in the American social scene. Wilde’s mother, Leslie Cockburn was a producer and her British born father, Andrew Cockburn had a job as a reputed journalist.
While living in Washington, D.C, she was sent to Georgetown Day School. She also enrolled in an art course in Gaiety School of Acting in Ireland. Thus, from early on, Wilde endeavored vigorously to fulfill her ambition of being an actress. Olivia graduated high school in 2002. By then instead of attending Bard College in upstate New York, she took off for Los Angeles with a dream of being a great actress. That year, Wilde came across Mali Finn, a casting director who gave her the opportunity to work at a casting agency. For a short period of time, she held position as an office assistant.
But once Finn discovered her raw talent, he suggested her to audition. The very next year, Olivia landed a lead role on the Jerry Bruckenheimer series Skin. In this romantic drama, Olivia is depicted as a daughter of porn star producer. Although, the show was not long broadcasted however an actress got some exposure, which would earn her more promising roles in the walk of life. In 2004, Wilde caught public’s eye when she landed a role in American teen drama television series, The O.C. In this hit television series, she was portrayed as a bisexual teenager. After this, Wilde’s Hollywood journey gradually took off. She made professional debut in Hollywood from the movie The Girl NExt Door.
In the year 2006, she made her appearance in Alpha Dog which was followed up by a role in the hit series The Black Donellys. She played a Jenny Reilly in the series representing a social life of Irish-American in New York city. Wilde’s convincing performance helped her earn one of the notable role of Dr.Remy in American television medical drama series. Movies such as Conversation with other Women, The girl next door, Turistas and Alpha Dog brought a great commercial success in her professional calling. Aside from fame, money is an important part in professional life. Olivia is financially set whose fortune lies on whopping net worth of $ 12 million.
Wilde’s personal life has always made her sensational subject in the news media. The loves and affair of Olivia with her co-star has been popular in the tabloids. Although, she got married at an early 19 to an Italian musician and filmmaker, Tao Ruspoli but their married life was not stable which eventually resulted divorce on March 3, 2011. Next, her relationship started with Jason Sudeikis. After having had enough good dates, Olivia on January 2013 got engaged to her boyfriend.
The couple welcomed their first son Otis Alexander on April 20, 2014. Describing her personality, Olivia is five feet and seven inches in height. Her Irish and American hereditary trait has given her breathtaking beauty. Undoubtedly, the brilliant actress is beautiful inside and out in her life. She earned a spot of No. 1 in hot 100 list of Maxim Magazine. Wilde is also known in Hollywood as a strict vegetarian.