Abigail Spencer Biography
- Age: 36 years old
- Birth Nation: United States of America
- Height: 5 feet 5 inch
- Name: Abigail Spencer
- Birth Name: Abigail Leigh Spencer
- Father: Yancy Spencer III
- Mother: Lydia Ann Brown
- Nationality: American
- Birth Place/City: Gulf Breeze, Florida, United States
- Ethnicity: White Ethnicity
- Profession: Acting, Modeling
- Net Worth: $2.75 Million USD
- Salary: 2.75 million dollars
- Eye Color: Black
- Hair Color: Brown Dark
- Face Color: White
- Body Measurements: 34-27-32 (Bust-Waist-Hip)
- Breast Size: 34 in
- Waist size: 27 in
- Hip Size: 32 in
- Neck Size: 9.2
- Shoe Size: 9
- Weight in KG: 56 kg
- Famous for: Actress
- Married: Yes
- Married to: Andrew Pruett
- Children: Roman Pruett
- Education: Gulf Breeze High School
- Awards: Soap Opera Digest Award (2000)
- Online Presence: Facebook,Wikipedia,Twitter
- Movies: The Forger
- TV Show: Rectify
- Siblings: Yancy Spencer IV, Sterling Spencer 30
Known best for her role as Dr. Erin Jameson of the television series Hawthorne, American actress Abigail Spencer with her dazzling looks and exquisite acting skills has managed to create a huge fan following of hers.
A mother of one, she and her spouse of eight years split about two years ago. Tackling both her life as a mother and as an actress, this woman in her thirties is recently showcasing her versatility as a talented writer and producer as well.
Early Life and Education
Abigail Leigh Spencer was born on August 4, 1981 to parents Lydia Ann and renowned surfer Yancy Spencer III. Her father surfed in Pensacola, Florida and was regarded as the father of Gulf Coast surfing. Florida was where Abigail was brought up with siblings Yancy Spencer IV and Sterling Spencer.
Abigail’s debut as an actress was for the soap opera All My Children, at the age of 18, as Becca. The opera ran from 3rd June 1999 to 10th April 2001 after which she starred in the Lifetime Television series Angela’s Eyes.
After the cancellation of the series, she began appearing in various television series like CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, How I Met Your Mother, Private Practice and Castle as a guest role.
Abigail’s more important roles came through in 2005 whereby she played the title character in the Krista Vernoff drama Introducing Lennie Rose in 2005. She played Miss Farrell a love interest to Don Draper on AMC’s Mad Men. This critically acclaimed, award-winning series made her rise to prominence as well.
She also played a role as a blogging enthusiast in Twix advertisements and landed a lead role in the ABC drama Grace in 2011. Her recurring roles as Dr. Erin Jameson on TNT series Hawthorne earned her much acclaim. Her other television roles include the roles of Scottie in the legal drama Suits of the USA Network.
This hot actress’s film credits include the movie Chasing Mavericks alongside Gerard Butler, which showcases the life of a surfer setting out to ride the Northern Californian break “Mavericks”. She also appeared in McG’s This Means War, In My Sleep, Cowboys & Aliens and a lead role in The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia.
Spencer starred in Sam Raimi’s Disney film Oz the Great and Powerful alongside James Franco, Mila Kunis, Rachel Weisz and Michelle Williams.
The film, released on March 8, 2013, was a hit. Abigail was nominated for Satellite Award for Best Actress – Television Series Drama and Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Drama Supporting Actress for her role in the Sundance Channels series Rectify alongside Aden Young.
The story is of a guy who serves 19 years on Georgia’s Death Row and needs to put his life back together following the embarrassing stint. The series premiered early 2013 and was a huge hit.
Kilimanjaro opposite Brian Geraghty and her role as Annie for Burning Love were her subsequent endeavors. She also reprieved her role in Suits and Children’s Hospital
. As of 2014, she played the lead role in Daniela Amavia’s film Beautiful Now which follows the story about a passionate dancer who finds herself pulling up an extreme act when she reaches a crossroads in her life. The movies This is Where I Leave You and The Forger will also star her.
Abigail’s debut as a screenwriter and producer is for the Wrong Number, with James Franco under the Rabbit Bandini Productions banner. She also co-wrote the ABC’s television series Teach with Lauren Miller.
As for her personal life, Abigail Spencer was married to Andrew Pruett on 2004. She was pregnant with her first child on 2008 and their son Roman Pruett was born on September 19 2008.
Citing irreconcilable differences, Abigail files for divorce from her long time husband on 2013 but had an amicable break up. She was reported to ask the judge to grant Andrew joint legal and physical custody of their 3-year old son. Post her break up; she has been linked with the Social Network starring actor Josh Pence who is also a model for big brands.
Net Worth and Body Measurements
Abigail’s net worth is estimated to be 2.75 million dollars and her body measurement is 32-23-33. This brown eyed brunette has a height of 5 feet 5 inches, weighs 50 kg and her hot pictures constantly circulate around the web. Her bra size is 32B and she maintains her figure pretty well, despite being a mother.
Abigail Spencer has managed to create a mark on the Hollywood fraternity with both her small and big roles in television series and movies as well as her versatility as a producer and screenwriter. She has managed he career and her role as a mother pretty well and will certainly continue to do so in the years to come.
- Last modified : 20 November, 2017
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