Jemima Kirke

Inside Biography


Jemima Kirke is an English-American actress who is best known for her role as Jessa Johanson on the television series Girls. She has appeared in several movies and television shows.

Kirke is the daughter of former rock band Free's drummer, Simon Kirke. Recently, she appeared in the Zayn Malik's new music video Dusk Till Dawn featuring Sia

Early Life and Education

Jemima Kirke was born, on 26 April 1985 in London, England. Kirke was born to the father Simon Kirke and mother Lorraine Kirke.

She was raised in New York City, along with her parents. Her father was a former drummer of the rock bands Bad Company and her mother had a vintage boutique in New York City. Jemima Kirke's nationality is American. She belongs to Caccussion ethnicity. She has two sisters; Lola Kirke and Domino Kirke.

Kirke attended the Rhode Island School of Design and received Bachelor of Fine Arts in painting. She has also majored in art. She has an early dream of being a superstar actress.


Kirke made her debut in the entertainment industry from 2005 short independent film Smile for the Camera. In 2010, she made her presence in American independent comedy-drama Tiny Furniture and for her acting in the film she was also nominated for Gotham Award for Best Ensemble Cast.

In 2015, she provided her voice for the character Water Queen in American animated series Axe Cop. The Same year, she voiced the character Candace's Friend in American animated sitcom The Simpsons.

From 2012-2017, she featured in the television series Girls for which she has achieved huge fame and name around the globe. She is popular for her role as Jessa Johansson, which is one of the lead roles in the series.

And she is been featured and she is busy in the shooting of her series. Kirke has worked very hard and with a pa s sion to get in the position where she is currently and she has maintained her career properly. 

Kirke is a very beautiful blonde and she belongs to English Scottish descent. Her sexual orientation is straight and she is currently in a married. There is no information relating her affair.

Personal Life

Kirke was married to Michael Mosberg. They were married on 2009 in private events where her family and friends attended the ceremony. The couple has two children, her elder daughter Rafaella Israel was born on 2010 and her younger son Memphis Kirke was born on 2012.

She is very good friend with the creator of Tiny Furniture and Girls Lena Dunham. Simon is a crazy fan of music and she is sometimes spotted attending musical events and concerts. In April 2017, she separated from Mosberg and since then, she has been living with her children. The couple separated because of Mosberg's extra affair with another girl. 

Net Worth and Body Measurements

Kirke is a blonde beautiful lady with a perfect body. She has maintained a net worth $3 million and her salary is estimated to be around few hundred thousand. Her updated bio and information regarding Kirke’s career is updated in Wiki.

by Bchrome, 03 Feb, 2016

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