Amy Jackson is a British actress and model known for her work in Indian films. She began her modelling career at the age of 16, and went on to win the Miss Teen World competition. Subsequently, director A. L. Vijay cast her as the leading lady of the Tamil language period-drama Madrasapattinam. Jackson continues to act in Indian films of all languages, including Tamil, Hindi, Telugu, and Kannada. She played the role of Imra Ardeen/Saturn Girl on the third season of The CW’s superhero series, Supergirl.

Birth Name

Amy Louise Jackson

Nickname

Amy Jackson

Profession

Actress, Model

Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Amy Jackson was born on January 31, 1992 in Isle of Man, United Kingdom.

Age

She is currently 26 years old.

Sun Sign

Aquarius

Nationality

British

Ethnicity

White

Religion

Roman Catholicism

Education

Amy Jackson attended St. Edward’s College,Liverpool gaining 10 GCSEs, and then went to sixth form to study English Language, English Literature and Philosophy and Ethics.

Family Details

  • Father – Alan Jackson (BBC Radio Merseyside’s sports presenter)

  • Mother – Marguerita Jackson
  • Siblings – Alicia Jackson (Older Sister)

Manager

Amy was signed to Boss Model Management for modeling in all over Europe.

Marital Status

Single

Boyfriend / Spouse

Amy Jackson dated –

  • Prateik Babbar (2012) – Prateik Babbar has dated Amy Jackson in 2012 when they first met together on the set of Hindi movie “Ekk Deewana Tha”. Prateik also moved to Amy’s apartment in Bandra, Mumbai. Initially, they were refusing their relationship but later admitted. Now, their relationship has ended.
  • Joe Selkirk (2013) – Amy Jackson moved in together with professional boxer Joe Selkirk in mid 2013. She was once assaulted by him outside the Malmaison Hotel in Liverpool, when he was celebrating his victory in match, but somehow, it didn’t go well for the two and he pushed her to the ground. She was not willing to take legal action, but the prosecution service took it further, and granted Joe 12-month community supervision and 300 pounds of costs after pleading guilty.

  • Ryan Thomas (2014) – Amy dated Coronation Street actor Ryan Thomas for while in 2014.

Physical Statistics

Height

  • In feet – 5 feet 7 inches
  • In centimeters – 170 cm
  • In meters – 1.7 cm

Weight

  • In Kilograms – 52 kg
  • In Pounds – 115 lbs

Body Build

Slim

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 33-23-35
  • Bust – 33 inches
  • Waist – 23 inches
  • Hip – 35 inches
  • Bra Size – 32B

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color

Green

Dress Size

Her dress size is 4 (US).

Shoe Size

Her shoe size is believed to be 8.5 (US).

Sexuality

Straight

Professional Statistics

Best Known For

Her role in movies like “Madrasapattinam” in 2010, “Ekk Deewana Tha” in 2012, “Thaandavam” in 2012.

Film Debut

  • Amy’s first film is 2010 Tamil language film Madrasapattinam for her role as Amy Wilkinson. She was nominated for “Vijay Award for Best Debut Actress” for her work in this Tamil drama film.
  • However, she debuted in Bollywood with 2012 film Ekk Deewana Tha for her role as Jessie Thekkekutu. She starred in this Hindi language romantic drama film, alongside Prateik Babbar.

Television Debut

Amy will appear as a recurring cast in the third season of The CW’s superhero drama series Supergirl.

Brand Endorsements

She has been the face of Yardley of London (Soap), Flying Machine (denim brand), Pond’s Pimple Clear Face Wash, PeTA. She is also signed by Salman Khan for his clothing line Being Human.

Distinctive Features

Her eyes

Controversies

In 2013, her Ex-boyfriend and champion boxer Joe Selkirk assaulted her outside a hotel in Liverpool in November 2013. Joe was celebrating his win after a match during which he had an argument with her where he pushed her to the ground, hurting her. Although Amy didn’t registered any complaint, later he was given a 12-month community supervision and a fine of 300 pounds.

Awards & Nominations

Year Title Role Language Notes
2010 Madrasapattinam Amy Wilkinson Tamil Nominated—Vijay Award for Best Debut Actress
2012 Ekk Deewana Tha Jessie Thekekuttu Hindi
Thaandavam Sarah Vinayagam Tamil Nominated—Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress – Tamil
2014 Yevadu Shruthi Telugu
2015 I Diya Tamil Nominated—SIIMA Award for Best Actress – TamilAsiavision Awards for Excellence In Tamil Cinema

Behindwoods Gold Medal – Best Entertainer of the Year – Female

Singh Is Bliing Sara Rana Hindi
Thanga Magan Hema D’Souza Tamil
2016 Gethu Nandini Ramanujam Tamil
Theri Annie Tamil
Freaky Ali Megha Hindi
Devi Jennifer Tamil Special appearance in the song, “Chal Maar”
Abhinetri Telugu
Tutak Tutak Tukiya Hindi
2017 Boogie Man Nimisha English Independent UK Film
2018 The Villain Sita Kannada
2.0 Nila Tamil

Amy Jackson Favorite

  • Favorite Film – Titanic, French Kiss, The Notebook, The Dirty Picture
  • Favorite Actor – Tom Cruise, Brad Pitt, Ranbir Kapoor
  • Favorite Actress – Kate Winslet, Vidya Balan, Kareena Kapoor
  • Favorite Director – AR Murugadoss
  • Favorite Place – London, Mumbai
  • Favorite Sport – Cricket, Tennis, Football
  • Favorite Food – Chocolates, silky pudding, scrambled eggs, grilled chicken/fish, butter chicken, Kerala-style vegetable stew and mutton biryani
  • Favorite Restaurant – Hakkasan, Koya and Nozomi in London, Pali Village Cafe and Eat Around The Corner in Mumbai
  • Favorite Color – Red, Black, White

Amy Jackson Net Worth

Amy Jackson’s net worth has accumulated to approximately $3 million dollars.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Amy Jackson

  • Amy hails from UK, where she won 3 beauty pageants at the age of 17 i.e. Miss Teen Liverpool, Miss Teen Great Britain and Miss Teen World.
  • She was also the 2nd runner up in Miss England 2010.
  • South Indian film director AL Vijay saw her in USA during the Miss Teen World contest, after which he casted her in the film Madarasipattam.
  • Amy learned about Bollywood when she watched Shilpa Shetty in the UK’s reality show “Big Brother”.
  • She is an avid animal lover, has a pet cat Alfie and is a supporter of PETA.
  • She has graced the covers of internationally renowned magazines such as Vogue, GQ, Harpers Bazaar, Maxim, FHM, Verve and Hello!
  • She is regular follower of English Premier League (EPL), and is a supporter of Liverpool team.
  • She learned martial arts for her role in Singh Is Bliing.
  • Amy Jackson has already did films in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi. She will be soon seen playing the role of Imra Ardeen in a Hollywood film, Supergirl.
  • In 2017, Jackson was setting up a restaurant in London with her mother Marguerita.
  • Jackson announced her new mobile app, Amy Jackson Official App, as in-app social feed for Facebook, Twitter and Instagram in collaboration with New York-based startup EscapeX.

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