Witches, dragons, and wizardry are limited to fictional stories and fantasy worlds. But thankfully, from books and someone’s imagination, these very stories have found the place on screen as well. Kiernan Shipka is the youngest witch who has invaded our fantasy world.
Yes, from little Sally Draper to Sabrina, the teenage witch, the young Shipka, has gone from child star to stunning actress. At the moment, Shipka is best recognized as Sabrina Spellman in the Netflix series Chilling Adventures of Sabrina.
Today, everything about the young actress will be disclosed, including her early start in the acting industry and more about her personal life. There is so much that fans don’t know about their favorite 21st-century witch.
Shall we get started then?
Kiernan Shipka: Quick Facts
|Full Name:||Kiernan Brenna Shipka|
|Birth Date:||November 10, 1999|
|Birth Place:||Chicago, Illinois, US|
|Height:||5 feet 2 inches(157 cm)|
|Weight:||46 kgs(101 lbs)|
|Body Measurements:||33-23-33 inches|
|Net Worth:||$3 million|
How tall is the actress from Sabrina?- Age, Height, and Measurements
The modern witch Sabrina was born in 1999, which means she is 20 years old at the moment. Not to mention, she celebrates her birthday every year on the tenth of November. Also, her star sign is Scorpio, and this sign is known for her mysterious, alluring, and magnetic aura.
Just like her character in the Netflix series, Shipka is enchanting for sure. Best known for her thick eyebrows, the young actress has got stunning visuals as well. Aside from her fair skin complexion, Kiernan has beautiful dark brown hair and short blonde hair.
Likewise, the young actress stands at the height of 5 feet 2 inches(157 cm) and weighs around 46 kgs(101 lbs). Also, the American-born actress is slim, with her figure measuring 33-23-33 inches.
Who is Kiernan Shipka’s sister?- Bio and Family
The bonafide actress, Shipka, was born as Kiernan Brennan Shipka in Chicago, Illinois, the United States of America. She is the daughter of her father, John Young Shipka, who is also a real estate developer, and her mother, Erin Ann.
Also, her name ‘Kiernan’ means ‘Son of a lord.’
Since Kiernan has been active as an actress from an early age, she has not been to school. All of her education so far has been assisted online, which is specially designed for child actors.
To help her pursue her acting career, Shipka’s family moved to Los Angeles, California, when she was just six years old. The actress is well-trained in ballroom dances and even has a black belt in Taekwondo.
Does Kiernan Shipka have a boyfriend?- Dating and Personal Life
No matter the age, once the celebrities enter the showbiz world, their whole life is surrounded by news and rumors. Also, they are under the constant watch of the media and the public.
On the same note, Kiernan is no exception when it comes to celebrity gossips and so on. In fact, the dating life of young Shipka has attracted a lot of attention.
Though there is no information on her previous relationships, the American actress seems to be dating Charlie Oldman at the moment. Around March 2019, the actress was seen walking arm-in-arm with the model in West Hollywood.
Charlie, who is also the son of actor, Gary Oldman was spotted with Shipka on many other occasions. However, they have not confirmed the news publicly.
Likewise, before this, Kiernan was rumored to be dating actor, Gavin Leatherwood too. But it just happened to be some misunderstanding as they stated of just being friends.
Professional Career as an Actress- Movies
Now focusing more on her professional life, Kiernan started acting since she was an infant. The actress was only five months when she acted like a baby in the hospital drama ER. Since then, Kiernan has worked in commercial-print modeling as an infant.
Some of the commercials she has worked for are Gerber Baby Food, Campbell’s Soup, Build a Bear Workshop, Trix Swirls, AT & T, Northern Quilted Tissue, Advair, Hershey’s, Domino’s Pizza, and a lot more.
After that, the actress worked in a few television shows in a small role, such as in Monk(2006), Cory in the House(2007), MARtv(2007), and Heroes(2007).
But her role in the TV series, Mad Men really helped her establish her in the acting industry. She played the significant role of Sally Draper, the daughter of the main character Don Draper. Shipka was a recurring guest star in the first three seasons and became a regular in season four.
Likewise, for her role in the series, she won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series with the cast in 2008 and 2009.
In the coming years, in 2014, Kiernan was on the list of “The 25 Most Influential Teens of 2014.” That year, Shipka was also included in the “20 Actors To Watch That Are Under 20” list by Indiewire.
As stated by the magazines, Kiernan did stand out as a bonafide actress. Since 2018, the American actress has played the lead role of Sabrina Spellman in Netflix’s Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, based on the comic series of the same name.
However, that is not all; the young actress had starred in other productions such as Land of the Lost(2009), Carriers(2009), Very Good Girls(2013), When Marnie Was There(2015), Fan Girl(2015), Let It Snow(2019), The Silence(2019), and many more.
With that being said, Kiernan has also worked in numerous television shows, which includes The Legend of Korra(2012-2014), Sofia the First(2013-2018), Flowers in the Attic(2014), Familu Guy(2017), Neo Yokio(2017), and so on.
Net Worth and Income
Active in the acting industry from a young age, Kiernan has worked for over 14 years now. During that period, she has worked from small to significant screen productions. Thanks to her successful career, Shipka has accumulated a net worth of $3 million.
Not to mention, her additional income also comes from her various endorsements and brand deals. And it seems the amount will only keep on increasing with years.
Some Favorite Things of Kiernan Shipka aka Modern Witch Sabrina
- Food: Sushi (Sugarfish)
- Restaurants (in LA): BLD( For Brunch), Cooks County, Sqirl, Jitlada( For Dinner)
- Restaurants (in NY): Nobu
- Shopping Spots (in LA): Opening Ceremony, Rag & Bone, Acne Studios
- Book: The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants
- Fashion: Acne, Miu Miu, Valentino
- Fashion Icon: Alexa Chung
- Inspiration: Grace Kelly
>Her ideal diet includes
- Breakfast: Avocado Toast
- Lunch: Sushi
- Dinner: French Food
- Dessert: Donuts
>What she dislikes?- Messy closet. Hence, she organizes her clothes into separate sections of the closet based upon different seasons.
>Also, Kiernan prefers to read at night and always keeps her computer, a book, and a phone in the bag.
Social Media Presence
Instagram– 7.3 million Followers
Twitter– 224.4k Followers