Trivia

  • Is the third of four children of Doug Robbie and Sarie Kessler.
  • In 2007, she graduated from Somerset College in the Gold Coast
  • In 2008, Robbie co – starred with Mauricio Merino Jr who played her younger brother Simon on Neighbours and are now close friends.
  • In 2009, she was residing with her new Neighbours co-star Ashleigh Brewer in an apartment.
  • In 2011, She originally applied for a role on new remake “Charlies Angels”. But producers thought she was better suited for a part on new TV Show Pan Am. Which was lucky as the new “Charlies Angels” was cancelled after a few episodes.
  • In 2011, she lived in New York with Pan Am co-star Christina Ricci.
  • A huge fan of the New York Rangers hockey team, she plays right wing for an amateur hockey team.
  • She took three shots of tequila prior to filming her sex scenes with Leonardo DiCaprio in The Wolf of Wall Street.
  • She had a chunk of her right eyebrow shaved off by Suicide Squad director David Ayer on the first day of filming the super-villains film.
  • She turned down the role of Sam Thomson in the Oscar-winning film Birdman. The role ultimately went to Emma Stone which earned her a nomination for Best Supporting Actress.
  • She did not need to submit a demo reel or audition for the role of Harley Quinn (aka Dr. Harleen Quinzel) in Suicide Squad because this was offered to her.
  • She performed a majority of the stunts in Suicide Squad herself. Director David Ayer stated that her stunt double spent more time sitting around in the trailers than actually performing stunts because Robbie wanted to do them herself.
  • Her favorite professional sports team is the New York Rangers and the New Orleans Saints.
  • She refers to her huge fans as “Robbers”.
  • Robbie is a natural brunette, but started sporting blonde hair after this became apparent that the film industry preferred blonde actresses.
  • She turned down an offer to pose for Playboy magazine citing she won’t go nude unless it’s for artistic purposes.
  • She had taken circus classes when she was 8 years old in Australia and earned a trapeze certificate at the age of eight. She revisited the skill for her role as Harley Quinn in Suicide Squad.
  • Robbie started a production company, with her boyfriend, Tom Ackerley, Josey McNamara, and her childhood friend Sophia Kerr, called LuckyChap. Kerr also serves as her personal assistant.
  • Robbie married her boyfriend of 3 years, Tom Ackerley, on December 19, 2016 in Australia. The couple secretly tied the knot in Byron Bay surrounded by family and friends.

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