Who is Kiernan Shipka?
Kiernan Shipka is an American actress and model who is widely known for her appearance as Sabrina Spellman in the Netflix series Chilling Adventures of Sabrina. She is famous for starring in Mad Men. She is also one of Time Magazine‘s “The 25 Most Influential Teens of 2014”.
Born on 10th November 1999, Shipa was raised in her hometown Chicago, Illinois, United States.
With Slovak and German family background, the struggling star went from suffering to have gigs to becoming a budding superstar with her breakthrough in the 2007-2015 AMC series Mad Men. She hit the rock bottom of her career when she appeared in Netflix’s Chilling Adventures of Sabrina.
Childhood – Family
Kiernan Shipka was born as the daughter of John Shipka, a real estate developer, and Erin Brennan. Little is known about her family background. However, she does have a sister, not named yet.
Unlike other kids, Shipa never went to a regular high school but completed an independent study program from Laurel Springs School through online classes. She looks forward to attending college.
At an early age, she started participating in ballroom dance classes while also learning piano and martial arts. She moved to Los Angeles to pursue her dream career in the film industry.
|Real Name/Full Name||Kiernan Brennan Shipka|
|Age||21 years old (2021)|
|Date of Birth||10th November 1999|
|High School||Laurel Springs School|
|Hometown||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Debut TV Series||Monk|
|Parents | Siblings|
|Father||John Young Shipka|
|Mother||Erin Ann Brennan|
|Birthday | Zodiac Sign|
|Birth Place||Chicago, Illinois, United States|
Career – Works
Shipka has played several small roles in dramas like Monk, Cory In The House, Heroes and Jimmy Kimmel since childhood. She stepped into the professional film industry after being given the cast of Sally Draper, the daughter of the main character Don Draper, in the famous AMC series Mad Men.
As of her role in Mad Men, she was awarded Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series in 2008 – 2009. Since then, she has been credited for her appearance in the 2014’s Flowers in the Attic and 2015’s Oz Perkins The Blackcoat’s Daughter.
She also portrayed B.D. Hyman in the FX series Feud: Bette and Joan. Next, Shipa was announced to play the role of Sabrina Spellman on one of Netflix’s most popular teen shows, Chilling Adventures of Sabrina. She also starred as a deaf teenager in John R. Leonetti’s horror film The Silence.
Yet, she has been praised for her performance by great artists like Dale Roe and John Leonetti.
As of now, she will be starring alongside Ross Butler in the Quibi series Swimming with Sharks.
According to her date of birth, Kiernan Shipka is 21 years old in 2021. Her zodiac sign is Scorpio.
With a body measurement of 33-23-33 inches, Kiernan currently weighs 46 kilograms or 101 pounds, and she stands at the height of approximately 5 feet and 2 inches or 157 centimeters. Having blonde hair and dark brown eyes make Shipka more attractive for modeling and brand endorsement.
She revealed that she had been a vegan when she was 10. As of now, she is a vegetarian diet follower.
|Weight | Height | Body Measurements|
|Weight||46 kg in Kilograms
101 lbs in Pounds
|Height||5'2" in feet and inches
157 cm in centimeters
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Dress Size||2 (US)|
|Shoe Size||6 (US)|
|Bust - Waist - Hips||33-23-33 inches (84-59-84 cm)|
Since her startup in the entertainment industry, Shipka has probably made millions of dollars. In fact, TV appearance was at five months on the hospital drama, ER. Thanks to her role in Mad Men Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, Kiernan Shipka has an estimated net worth of $3 million.
|Net Worth: 2019 – 2021|
|Income||Film, Brand Endorsement|
|Net Worth in 2019||$1 million|
|Net Worth in 2020||$3 million|
|Net Worth in 2021||To Be Estimated|
Dating Life – Boyfriend
Shipka started dating model Charlie Oldman in March 2019 when they were seen having dinner at The Chateau Marmont in West Hollywood. The duo made their first public appearance on the red carpet at the premiere for the documentary Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blache in LA.
It turns out that the pair ended the relationship after Shipka and her new boyfriend attended the Fendi show together in Rome in July 2019. But the duo still keeps a good friendship.
Who is Kiernan Shipka dating in 2021?
Kiernan Shipa has been dating Hollywood director Christian Coppola since July 2019. The couple first appeared on Kiernan’s Instagram in April 2019. They made a public appearance in Rome, attending the Fendi show. She also posted a pic of him on Instagram from the event captioned, “MY LOVE”.
In October 2019, Shipa made their romance official with an Instagram snap of her with beau Christian, captioned: “I love you @ccopp”. As of 2021, the couple appears to have a stronger relationship as they also celebrated Coppola’s birthday in December 2020. Cheers!
|Ex-Boyfriend||Charlie Oldman (March 2019 – July 2019)|
|New Boyfriend||Christian Coppola (July 2019 – Present)|
10 Facts Only Kiernan Shipka Fans Know
- Her full name is Kiernan Brennan Shipka
- Kiernan means ‘Son of a lord’ while her surname originates from her Slovak roots
- She has a black belt in taekwondo
- Her fashion role models are Grace Kelly and Audrey Hepburn
- In 2014, Shipka was included in “20 Actors To Watch That Are Under 20” by IndieWire
- With a busy career, she still designs some of her own clothes
- Shipka played the role of Don Draper’s eldest daughter, Sally Draper, on Mad Men for 8 years
- Despite having a similar resemblance with actress Mckenna Grace, Shipka is not related to her
- And Shipka also appeared as Kimmy’s younger sister in Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
- She also does have roles in films like Very Good Girls, One & Two, and Fan Girl