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Riley Keough Biography and Wiki
Riley Keough is an actress, model, and producer best known for her roles in indie films. She began modeling at the age of 15, appearing in fashion shows for Dolce & Gabbana and Christian Dior, as well as on the cover of Vogue. She is the daughter of Lisa Marie Presley and the granddaughter of Elvis Presley, the famous singer and actor. She was also the stepdaughter of Michael Jackson, the famous singer and dancer.
Riley Keough’s Age and Birthday
How old is Riley? Keough is 33 years old as of 2022. She was born Danielle Riley Keough on May 29, in 1989 in Santa Monica, California, United States. She celebrates her birthday every 29th of May.
Riley Keough Height
Riley stands at a height of 5’7″ (170 cm) tall. ALSO READ: Dave Sheridan
Riley Keough Ethnicity and Nationality
Danielle is an American national and citizen by birth. She was born in Santa Monica, California, United State of America. She is of mixed ethnicity/heritage/ancestry of Portuguese, Norwegian American, and Irish.
Riley Keough Family and Father
She is the firstborn child of musician Danny Keough and singer-songwriter Lisa Marie Presley. She is also the eldest grandchild of her maternal grandparents, Elvis Presley, singer and actor, and Priscilla Presley, actress and businesswoman. Keough’s father met her mother while working as a bass guitarist in her mother’s band. Benjamin Storm Keough, her biological child, committed suicide in July 2020. She also has two half-sisters, Harper and Finley Lockwood twins, from her mother’s fourth marriage to Michael Lockwood. According to Keough, her paternal ancestors are Irish, Portuguese Sephardi Jewish, and Ashkenazi Jewish, while her maternal ancestors include Creek, Cherokee, Scottish-Irish, and Norman; Keough’s maternal grandmother, Priscilla, is of Norwegian origin.
Riley Keough Husband | Children and Baby
She married actor Ben Smith-Petersen, whom she met on the set of Mad Max: Fury Road. Following their engagement in 2014, the couple married in February 2015.
Riley Keough The Good Doctor
Keough was cast as Diane Nixon, a teenage patient in the 2011 American thriller film The Good Doctor.
Riley Keough Career
Keough made her acting debut in the 2010 film ‘The Runaways.’ She played the lead character’s sister. The plot is set in the 1970s and revolves around the same-named rock band. Despite positive reviews, the film was a commercial failure. she starred in the drama film ‘The Good Doctor.’ It was met with mixed reviews and fared poorly at the box office. The same year, she played the lead in the film ‘Jack & Diane.’ The film was met with mixed reactions. She appeared in the hit film ‘Magic Mike’ in 2012. The film, directed by Steven Soderbergh, was a huge commercial success. The actress played a supporting role in Mad Max: Fury Road, the fourth installment of the Mad Max franchise. Her next film, the LGBT-themed romance Lovesong, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. In the first season of the Anthology series The Girlfriend Experience, she had her breakout role in playing a law student-turned-escort. She was nominated for Golden Globe for her role in the season.
Also in 2016, Keough starred in Andrea Arnold’s drama film American Honey, opposite Shia LaBeouf. The same year, she gazed at The Discovery, which was released by Netflix. Subsequently, she stared as the daughter of a broken family in the drama We Don’t Belong Here in 2017, co-starring Catherine Keener and Anton Yelchin. In August 2017, it was reported that Keough had founded its own production company called Felix Culpa. She appeared in a variety of films in 2018, including the indie thriller Welcome the Stranger and Keep the Dark. She next appeared as a supporting character in the 2015 action film ‘Mad Max: Fury Road.’ The film was a commercial success, also winning six ‘Oscars’ out of ten nominations. Riley was established as a talented actress to watch thanks to the critically acclaimed film. She then starred in the film ‘Dixieland,’ which was released the same year.
In 2016, she played the lead in the film ‘Lovesong.’ The film received favorable reviews. She went on to star in the British film ‘American Honey.’ Despite receiving positive reviews, the film was a commercial failure. It also received numerous awards. She made her television debut the same year, playing the lead in ‘The Girlfriend Experience.’ She then starred in the 2017 science fiction film ‘The Discovery.’ It received mixed reactions. She was then seen in a supporting role in the film ‘We Don’t Belong Here.’ She appeared in the psychological horror film ‘It Comes at Night’ as well as the heist comedy film ‘Logan Lucky’ in 2017. In 2018, she starred alongside Andrew Garfield in the neo-noir black comedy thriller ‘Under the Siler Lake.’ During the same year, she appeared in films such as ‘Welcome the Stranger,’ ‘The House that Jack Built,’ and ‘Hold the Dark.’ In 2019, she was seen in the critically acclaimed horror film ‘The Lodge,’ as well as the psychological mystery thriller ‘Earthquake Bird.’
Riley Keough’s Net Worth
Keough has an estimated net worth of $5 Million.
Riley Keough Movies
♦ 2020 – Zola
♦ 2020 – The Devil All the Time
♦ 2019 – The Lodge
♦ 2019 – Earthquake Bird
♦ 2018 – Welcome the Stranger
♦ 2018 – The House That Jack Built
♦ 2018 – Under the Silver Lake
♦ 2018 – Hold the Dark
♦ 2018 – Paterno
♦ 2017 – The Discovery
♦ 2017 – We Don’t Belong Here
♦ 2017 – It Comes at Night
♦ 2017 – Logan Lucky
♦ 2016 – Lovesong – Sarah
♦ 2016 – American Honey
♦ 2015 – Mad Max: Fury Road
♦ 2015 – Dixieland – Rachel
♦ 2013 – Madame Le Chat