Jessie Buckley Biography, Age, Height, Boyfriend, Net Worth, Career, Family, Hobbies & More

Jessie Buckley is a famous and most loved Irish actress and singer. She gained prominence with a talent hunt show named ‘I’d Do Anything.’ She appeared in second place. Formally, she trained in acting at the “Royal Academy of Dramatic Art” and proved her mettle by delivering exceptional performances in the last decade.

 She has played a variety of characters and has won hearts across the world with her outstanding, yet impactful, performances.  She became famous for performing the part of Rose-Lynn Harlan in the film “Wild Rose”.

 She starred in films such as Beast, Judy, Misbehavior, and many others. She has been in television shows such as Endeavour Taboo and Fargo. 

She has shown her talent on four BBC TV series, War and Peace, Taboo, The Last Post, and The Woman in White. She is one of the most talented singers with beautiful vocals and amazing lyrics. She is a Multi-talented actress like, Alva Bratt, Thea Sofie Loch Naess, Maria De Nati, Kimi Rutledge and many others.

Jessie Buckley Biography

Jessie Buckley Biography
Real NameJessie Buckley
Nick Name Jessie 
Profession Actress, Singer
Birth PlaceKillarney, Kerry, Ireland
Date of BirthDecember 28, 1989
Age34 years
Height5 feet 6 inches 16.7 cm167 m
Weight61 kg 134.5 lbs
Zodiac signCapricorn
Marital statusUnmarried
BoyfriendJames Norton-Ex
Home TownKillarney, Kerry, Ireland
School NameUrsuline Secondary School and Royal Irish Academy of Music 
Eye ColorDark brown
Hair ColorLight Red
Skin ToneFair
Body measurement36-25-25 inches 
Body typeSlim
Father’s NameTim Buckley
Mother’s NameMarina Buckley 
Siblingsone brother, and three sisters
Net Worth$15 Million
Currently lives inNorfolk, England, United Kingdom


Jessie is one of the well-educated actresses in the Industry. She started at the Ursuline Secondary School. That is an all-girls convent school in Thurles County Tipperary.

At the school level, she used to take part in various school Productions and played several outstanding performances.

He later attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, in 2013 to enhance her acting skills. To improve her musical talent she joined the Royal Irish Academy of Music and reached grade eight in piano, harp, and clarinet.

 She has a passion for acting and music, therefore, she polished her every skill through learning from different institutes.

Jessie Buckley Education

Family and Relationship

She grew up in Killarney, Kerry, Ireland to a set of loving parents. Jessie’s family has always adored and supported her. Her father’s name is Tim Buckley who is a poet, while her mother’s name is Marina Cassidy who is an Opera Singer. Jassie’s mother is working as a Vocal Coach.

 Jassie is the firstborn and has four siblings including one younger brother and three young charming sisters

She is single and currently not dating anyone. However, she was in a relationship with her co-actor between 2015 to 2017. The name of her Ex-boyfriend is James Norton. 


 A Royal Academy of Dramatic Art graduate, Jessie began her career in 2008 as a contestant on the BBC TV talent show I’d Do Anything, in which she came second.

In her early years, she starred in various BBC television series such as Marya Bolkonskaya, an adaptation of Leo Tolstoy’s War and Peace, Lorna Bow in Taboo, and Marian Halcombe in The Woman in White.

She made her film debut portraying the lead role of Moll Huntford in Beast (2017). She was nominated for many Awards for her exceptional performance in this film. 

Her other outstanding performances include Rose-Lynn Harlan in Wild Rose (2018), for which she received a nomination for the BAFTA Award for Best Actress .

She starred in an HBO miniseries The Young Woman in a Leading Role, Jassie won various awards for this series.  Other projects of Buckley’s are Chornobyl, I’m Thinking of Ending Things, Oraetta Mayflower in season four of Fargo, Young Leda in The Lost Daughter, and many others. 

Jessie Buckley  Career


  • 2011 – Join My Band as Stella 
  • 2012 – Crosswinds as Jessie 
  • 2017 – Red Light as Kelly 
  • 2017 – Beast as Moll Huntford 
  • 2018 – Pulsar as Cassa
  • 2018 – Wild Rose as Rose-Lynn Harlan 
  • 2019 – A Battle in Waterloo as Ellen
  • 2019 – Judy as Rosalyn Wilder
  • 2020 – Dolittle as Queen Victoria 
  • 2020 – The Courier as Sheila Wynne
  • 2020 – Misbehaviour as Jo Robinson 
  • 2020 – I’m Thinking of Ending Things as Young Woman 
  • 2021 – The Lost Daughter as Young Leda 
  • TBA – Men 
  • TBA – Cottontail 
  • TBA – Women Talking 

TV series 

  • 2008 – I’d Do Anything as Herself 
  • 2011 – Rosamunde Pilcher’s Shades of Love as Emily Strong 
  • 2014 – Endeavour as Kitty Batten 
  • 2016 – War & Peace as Marya 
  • 2017 – Taboo as Lorna Bow 
  • 2017 – The Last Post as Honor Martin 
  • 2018 – The Woman in White as Marian
  • 2019 – Chernobyl as Lyudmilla Ignatenko 
  • 2020 – Fargo as Oraetta Mayflower 
  • 2021 – Romeo and Juliet as Juliet 

Theatre production

Jassie Buckley Theatre production
  • 2008 to 2009 – A Little Night Music as Anne 
  • 2010 – Valentine’s at the Musicals as Herself 
  • 2013 – The Tempest as Miranda 
  • 2013 – Samuel Adamson’s Gabriel as Kate 
  • 2013 – Henry V as Katherine 
  • 2015 – The Winter’s Tale as Perdita 
  • 2021 – Cabaret as Sally Bowles


  • Glasgow
  • Boulder to Birmingham 
  • Peace in This House 
  • When I Reach The Place, I’m Going 
  • Angel from Montgomery s 
  • Country Girl
  • Born to Run 
  • Covered in Regret
  • Crying Over 
  • That’s The View from Here
  •  Alright, to be all Wrong 
  • Outlaw State of Mind 
  • I’m Moving On
  • Goin’ Back to Harlan 
  • Robbing the Bank of Life 
  • Cigarette Row
  •  It’s Not Gonna Rain 
  • The Beach
  •  Euston Hustle 
  • The Red Kitchen
  •  Le Petit Chat Gris 

Awards and Nominations

Jassie Buckley Awards and Nominations

She is a talented actress, who is nominated in various Awards. She has won many titles in the entertainment industry.

British Academy Scotland Awards – Won

2018- Best Film Actress for Wild Rose

Hollywood Creative Alliance (HCA) – Won

2019- Breakthrough Performance – Actress for Wild Rose

 London Film Critics’ CircleWon

2019- Best British/ Irish Actress of the Year for Beast

Dublin Film Critics’ Circle- Won

2020- Best Actress for I’m Thinking of Ending Things

42nd Boston Society of Film Critics Awards – Won

2021- British/ Irish Actress for I’m Thinking of Ending Things/ Misbehaviour

Cannes Film Festival – Won

2021- Trophée Chopard 

Alliance of Women Film Journalists (AWFJ)– Won

2022- Best Ensemble Cast for Women Talking

Critics’ Circle Theatre Awards- Won 

2022-  Best Actress for Cabaret

Florida Film Critics Circle (FFCC) – Won

2022- Best Supporting Actress for Women Talking

St. Louis Film Critics Association (SLFCA) -Won

2022- Best Ensemble for Women Talking

23rd Vancouver Film Critics Circle Awards – Won

2022- Best Supporting Actress for Women Talking

US-Ireland Alliance – Honored

Oscar Wilde Award

Physical Appearance

Jassie has been blessed with extremely gorgeous and appealing looks. She is about 5’6 feet tall and weighs around 61 kg.

 She has a slim body with an hourglass figure which she has maintained with a lot of hard work through a proper workout routine. Her body figure measurements are 36-25-25 inches. 

Besides general features, he has a beautiful smile which he flashes once in a while and captures the hearts of her fans. She has blistering dark brown eyes and beautiful hair with a very unique color that is red.

Jassie Buckley Physical Appearance

Net Worth

This super-talented and experienced actress has been entertaining her fans since the early 2008s. She has been a lead and a major actor in most of his projects and has been paid a large sum due to her amazing skills.

She is an amazing singer and earns a handsome amount by singing. Jassie also works in brand endorsement.  Her net worth, as estimated by many sources, in 2024 is $15 million. She has worked hard and maintained his current value in the industry.  

Social Media

Jassie uses Instagram regularly and is present for his followers and fans with an official account. Her social media is filled with posts of herself at various places, behind the scenes, and her daily life.

So far, she has made 154 posts and has about 11.2 K followers

Social Media Handles

Jassie Buckley Social Media Handles

Some Interesting Facts

  • Jassie was included in the Forbes ’30 Under 30′ list of 2019.
  • In 2020, The Irish Times placed her on the list of ‘Ireland’s Greatest Film Actors’ at #38.
  • She suffered from depression at a young age when she was 15.
  • Some hit songs of Buckley are Peace in the House, Crying Over, and Country Girl.

Who is Jassie Buckley?

She is a famous and most loved Irish actress and singer.

When did Jassie started her career?

She started her career in 2008.

What happened between James Norton and Jessie?

James Norton was her Ex- Boyfriend. 

What is the Jassie’s Net worth?

Her estimated net worth is $15 million. 

What is the zodiac sign of Buckley?

Her zodiac sign is Capricorn.

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