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Abbie Cornish

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    • Abbie Cornish
    • Born August 7th 1982
    • Born in Lochinvar, New South Wales
    • Australian actress
    • Her career began at the age of thirteen, when she began taking jobs as a model after reaching the finals of a Dolly Magazine competition.
    • Her intention were to have a career as a veterinarian.
    • In 1999, Cornish was awarded the Australian Film Institute Young Actor's Award for her role in the ABC's television show Wildside and was soon offered her first role in a feature film, The Monkey's Mask.
    • In 2004, Cornish appeared in the award-winning short film Everything Goes with Hugo Weaving.
    • She is the second of five children
    • She grew up on a 170-acre farm
    • Attended Catholic school
    • She is a vegetarian and enjoys painting
    • Cornish occasionally contributes and performs live with the Australian hip hop outfit Blades.
    • Her family currently resides in the Hunter Valley
    • In 2007, Cornish began dating actor Ryan Phillippe. Phillippe and she attended the Calvin Klein 40th Anniversary party on Cockatoo Island in Sydney on 16 December 2008
    • On 21 February 2010, Cornish's publicist announced that Cornish and Phillippe had ended their relationship ( Ryan's a twit )