Who is Arielle Kebbel? Wiki Bio
Arielle Caroline Kebbel was born in Winter Park, Florida USA, on 19 February 1985, so her zodiac sign is Pisces and she holds American nationality. She is an actress and a model, perhaps best known for starring as Elyse in the comedy musical film “American Pie Presents: Band Camp” in 2005, which also starred Eugene Levy and Tad Hilgenbrink, and which follows Matt Stifler who wants to make porn movies and be a big deal at college, following his older brother.
Early life and education
Arielle was raised alongside her brother Christian Kebbel in Winter Park by their father, who was a factory worker, and their mother Sheri who is running her own production company.
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Arielle became interested in acting and modelling at a very early age, and while she was attending Crenshaw School, she competed in several beauty pageants, and was a member of the school’s drama club. In 2002, she competed in the Miss Florida Teen USA, and around the same time started working as a professional model, being featured in magazines such as “FHM”, “Men’s Health”, and “Maxim” among others.
Upon matriculation in 2003, Arielle focused on her modelling and acting career rather than to pursuing a college degree.
TV series appearances
Arielle made her debut TV series appearance in 2003, in the procedural forensics drama series “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation”, before appearing in single episodes of “Judging Amy” and “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”.
She gained recognition after attending the audition and winning the role of the recurring character Lindsay Anne Lister Forester in the comedy drama series “Gilmore Girls”, which starred Lauren Graham, Alexis Bledel, and Keiko Agena, and followed a single mother and her teenage daughter. Arielle was shooting for it in 2003 and 2004 while the series ended in 2007, and she went on to appear in single episodes of several other series such as “Entourage” in 2004, “CSI: Miami” in 2005, and “Shark” in 2006.
She was invited to portray the lead characters in two series – “Shark” and “Football Wives” – in 2006 and 2007 respectively, but neither was picked up by any network.
In 2009, she began portraying the recurring character Alexia ‘Lexi’ Branson in the drama fantasy horror series “The Vampire Diaries”, which starred Nina Dobrev, Paul Wesley, and Ian Somerhalder, and which followed the lives of strange creatures living in Mystic Falls in Virginia. The series won 36 awards and was nominated for 66 others.
Arielle’s first lead role came in 2010, when she portrayed Paige in seven episodes of the second season of the teen drama series “Life Unexpected”. She also appeared in single episodes of “Good Vibes” and “Marcy” in 2011, then 15 episodes of the critically acclaimed teen drama series “90210”, portraying Vanessa Shaw.
Some of her following roles were in four episodes of “Audrey” in 2012, two episodes of the sitcom “Instant Mom” in 2013, and three episodes of the drama series “Unreal” in 2015.
She portrayed the recurring character Tracy Legette in 16 episodes of the comedy series “Ballers” and then appeared in two episodes of “The Grinder” and three episodes of “Robot Chicken”, before winning her next lead role as Olivia Charity in the supernatural series “Midnight, Texas” in 2017. Some of her latest roles in TV series have been in the mystery drama “Grand Hotel” in which she portrayed the recurring character Skye in 2019, while she has been shooting for the crime drama series “Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector” since early 2020, portraying the main character Amelia Sachs.
Roles in movies
Arielle made her debut film appearance in “Soul Plane” in 2004, and then appeared in five films in 2005, two of which were “The Kid & I” and “Dirty Deeds”. In 2006 she starred as Allison Fleming in the supernatural horror movie “The Grudge 2”, which also starred Amber Tamblyn, Jennifer Beals, and Edison Chen, and which follows three different stories about a strange curse. For her performance, Arielle was nominated for a Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie: Scream.
Some of her following roles were in the critically acclaimed film “John Tucker Must Die”, the sports movie “Forever Strong” in 2008, and the psychological horror “The Uninvited” in 2009.
In 2010, she appeared in “Vampires Suck” and “Answer This!”, while the year 2011 saw her portray Cassidy in the independent comedy movie “The Brooklyn Brothers Beat the Best”, which starred Ryan O’Nan and Michael Weston and follows a singer who goes on a road trip with his friend.
Some of Arielle’s latest appearances in movies have been in the romantic comedy “Think Like a Man” in 2012, the comedy drama “Another Time” in 2017, and the erotic romantic movie “Fifty Shades Freed” in 2018.
Love life and relationships
Arielle has stated how she doesn’t enjoy dating people who think as she does, and who laugh at the same jokes but rather enjoys dating someone who is the complete opposite of her.
In 2004, Arielle started dating actor and a film producer Brahman Turner, who is best known for appearing in movies “Angel”, “Daydreamer”, and “Poolside”; they were together until 2006. Rumor has it that in 2010 she was in a relationship with Kevin Connolly, a famous American actor and film director, but they broke up after only a couple of months.
In 2012, Arielle started going-out with Aaron Bay-Schuck who is currently working as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Warner Records, while prior to that he was serving as the President of Artists and Repertoire sector of both Interscope Geffen and Atlantic Records.
The two have been together for eight years now – it doesn’t appear as they are planning to marry, and they don’t have children.
Hobbies and other interests
Arielle enjoys doing charity work, and has been supporting the ReachBack Los Angeles organization for years now. She likes to taste various cuisines ,and her favorite thing is dipping her French fries into a milkshake. Once she was eating it in her car and missed a stop sign, so had to pay a big fine after a police officer caught her.
Although a fan of foods, Arielle is paying extra attention to what she eats as her weight is important for her modelling career; she has several training sessions at the gym each week, while she is also playing a variety of sports including tennis and golf.
Some of her favorite actresses and actors are Emma Watson, Meryl Streep and Robin Williams, while some of her favorite movies include the franchise “Harry Potter”, “The Devil Wears Prada”, and “Dead Poets Society”.
Appearance and net worth
Arielle is 35 years old. She has long blonde hair and brown eyes, is 5ft 8ins (1.73m) tall, and weighs around 140lbs (64kgs). As of April 2020, her net worth is estimated at over $3 million.