Emily Bergl Biography

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The English actress, Emily Bergl is best known for her role as Rachel Lang in the supernatural horror film The Rage: Carrie 2 (1999),  Lisa Clarke in the miniseries Taken, and Annie O'Donnell in the television series Men in TreesShe won a FANY Award (Friends of New York Theatre) for Outstanding Broadway Debut for her work in A Lion in Winter. 

Early Life, Parents, And Education Of Emily Bergl

Emily Bergl was born on April 25, 1975, in England under the birth sign of Taurus. She is of British nationality and belongs to the Caucasian ethnic group. 

Though the name and details of her parents are not disclosed, sources claim that her father was an architect. She grew up along with her sibling brother. 

Bergl attended Glenbrook South High School and Grinnell College. In 1997, she graduated from Phi Beta Kappa with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and theatre. She spent a semester (Spring 1996) studying with the National Theater Institute at The Eugene O'Neill Theater Center, during her college years.

Emily Bergl's Professional Career

Emily started her professional career in 1999 after debuting in the movie, The Rage: Carrie 2. In the same year, she acted in an episode of the ‘ABC’ drama Wasteland which marked her television debut.

The actor played the role of Francie Jarvis in the American comedy-drama television series ‘Gilmore Girls’ from 2001 and 2003. She then starred as Talia in the English dark-comedy film Happy Campers. She also appeared in single-episode roles of notable television series such as Star Trek: Enterprise (2003), CSI: Miami (2004), and Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2006). 

CAPTION: Emily Bergl in Law & Order: Criminal Intent’ (2006).  SOURCE: TV Guide

Emily has appeared the recurring role of ‘Beth Young’ in the popular American television comedy-drama and mystery series Desperate Housewives. She then acted in the recurring role of Sammi Slott in the fourth season of the comedy-drama TV series Shameless in 2014

Some of her other notable works in the movies such as Grassroots (2012) and Blue Jasmine (2013); her performances in the short films are Get the Dime (2009), Date Blind, and Eva (2013); and her TV series roles are in Royal Pains (2011) and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit(2015) among others.

Emily Bergl's Net Worth

As of 2019, Emily Bergl's net worth is reported to be around $2 million. The primary source of her income is the acting career. However, she also earns a high figure of salary from endorsements and business venture.

Well, the average salary of an actress/actor is around $50,000- $60,000 annually. In comparison, Bergl's net worth is similar to an actor like Olivia Thirlby ($2 million) and Constance Wu ($2 million). 

Emily Bergl's Married, Husband, And Children

American actress Bergl is not married till the date. However, she is the mother of a child which makes people raise their eyebrows regarding her relationship status. On May 17, 2017, she gave birth to her daughter, Eleanor Ruby Roisin Bergl, in New York City.

 Well, she has not revealed the name of the child's father yet. She kept her personal life away from the media. Currently, she is living in New York City along with her child. 

Emily has neither revealed any information regarding her current relationship status nor her past affairs and relationships.

Emily Bergl's Body Statistics

  • Height: She stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches or 165 cm. 
  • Eyes Color: Gray
  • Hair Color: Blonde
  • Bergi's age is 44 years, as of 2019

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