American Blue-eyed artist Margot Robbie is best known for her role as Noami Lapaglia from The Wolf of Wall Street. And for comic book fans like myself, we absolutely loved her as Harley Quinn in Suicide Squad.
Besides these, she also gave several hits along with the best Hollywood figures like Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, Matthew McConaughey and Will Smith.
Today, we are listing some amazing and interesting facts about Hollywood actress, Margot Robbie.
Margot was raised by only her mother
- 1 Margot was raised by only her mother
- 2 Her first lead role was in Vigilante
- 3 Robbie’s first role with big production
- 4 Her first big break came from About Time
- 5 She doesn’t care to dress like hippie
- 6 She had a fight with Leo
- 7 Robbie’s sex scene with Leonardo
- 8 The naked scene was idea of Margot
- 9 She won five nominations
- 10 Featured in Inside Film Magazine
- 11 She met Tom in the set of Suite Francaise
- 12 In the list of 100 for Hot women
- 13 She is a big hockey fan
- 14 She has also shared screens with Will Smith
- 15 She won the sexiest eyes awards
- 16 Robbie’s dedication to role as Harley Quinn
- 17 She loves surfing and hunting
- 18 Her favorite movie
- 19 Robbie’s birthday gift to her mother
- 20 Multiple featuring
- 21 Gotham City Sirens
- 22 Margot overtook superstars for The Legend of Tarzan
- 23 Weight loss denial
- 24 Taking Prince Harry as Ed Sheeran by Mistake
- 25 One of her siblings has entered in the showbiz
- 26 She played in I, Tonya
- 27 Voice Gigs
- 28 She has worked with actors a decade older than her
Margot Robbie was born and spent her childhood on the Gold Coast, Australia. Her mother, Sarie Kessler solely raised her and her 3 siblings. In her teenage days, she worked as a waitress, a housemaid, and a counter assistant to support the family.
Her first lead role was in Vigilante
Robbie began performing with the small roles. However, her talent was able to catch the eye of director and she got the lead role in Vigilante (2008) and I.C.U (2009) without contacting an agent. Her another success Australian soap after I.C.U is Neighbours with the character of Donna Brown. She was also nominated for Most Popular New Female Talent at the Australian Logie Awards and Most Popular Actress at the Logie Awards from these shows.
Robbie’s first role with big production
Margot debuts her acting career in Hollywood in 2011 with the Sony Pictures Production, TV Series Pan Am.
Her first big break came from About Time
Her Hollywood debut movie, About Time (2013) was a great success and was a huge break in Hollywood.
She doesn’t care to dress like hippie
Australian Beauty, Margot feels comfortable with shorts/jeans, t-shirt, and flat shoes. Margot flew to New York for auditioning the film The Wolf of Wall Street. On the audition day, the Casting Director Ellen Lewis noticed her in ripped jeans and flats. Meanwhile, Ellen sent her to buy some sexy and appealing wears along with heels.
She had a fight with Leo
In the audition, she had to go through the fighting scene with Leo. She walked straight over to Leo and slapped him in his face. She said, at the moment she was thinking “You just hit Leonardo DiCaprio in the face. They’re going to arrest you because that’s assault. You’re definitely never going to work again, that’s for sure. They’ll probably sue you as well in case there’s a bruise on his face and he needs to film something else.” But at of the sudden Leo and director, Martin Scorsese burst out laughing. And she got the role opposite to Leonardo DiCaprio.
Robbie’s sex scene with Leonardo
Margot took 3 shots of tequila at 9 in the morning to prepare herself to film the sex scene with Leonardo in The Wolf of Wall Street.
The naked scene was idea of Margot
The script of the naked scene of Margot in the movie The Wolf of Wall Street was original to seduce Jordan Belfort (Leo) with the robe on. But, the actress change the scene to make it more realistic.
She won five nominations
Margot was nominated for five different Award shows and won the title of Best Female Newcomer, Empire Awards from her smash hit “The Wolf of Wall Street”.
Featured in Inside Film Magazine
She met Tom in the set of Suite Francaise
In the set of Suite Francaise (2014), she found her future man, Tom Ackerley. Tom is from Britain and he was the third assistant director in the movie. The couple fell into a serious relationship and got married in 2013, in Australia. Now, this lovely couple owns LuckyChap Entertainment.
In the list of 100 for Hot women
She was featured with the rank 22 on Maxim Magazine’s Hot 100 women of 2014. She was ranked at #3 in its 2016 edition.
She is a big hockey fan
Margot is a big fan and a great supporter of the hockey game. Her favorite team players are the New York Rangers and the New Orleans Saints.
Margot also shared on-screen romance with the Hollywood superstar Will Smith in the movie Focus. In the movie, they played the role of pickpocket for which they were trained by sleight-of-hand artist Apollo Robbins.
She won the sexiest eyes awards
In 2015, Victoria’s Secret voted her as “Sexiest Eyes” on its annual “What is Sexy List”.
Robbie’s dedication to role as Harley Quinn
For the role of Harley Quinn, in Suicide Squad, Robbie learned to hold her breath underwater for 5 minutes. She also trained to learn gymnastics, boxing, weapons training and aerial silk training to prepare herself.
She loves surfing and hunting
Unlike other girls, she loves surfing, hunting wild pigs on the farm and riding bikes.
Her favorite movie
Her all-time favorite movie is True Romance (1993).
Robbie’s birthday gift to her mother
Robbie paid off the mortgage on her house in Australia and gifted it on her mother’s 60th birthday.
She was featured on the cover of Vanity Fair’s 20th Anniversary Hollywood Edition, along with the celebrities including George Clooney, Julia Roberts, Léa Seydoux, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Lupita Nyong’o, Idris Elba, Naomie Harris, and her Suicide Squad (2016) co-star, Jared Leto.
Gotham City Sirens
She is reviving the supervillain Harley Quinn’s character in her upcoming movie, Gotham City Sirens.
Margot overtook superstars for The Legend of Tarzan
She beat the Hollywood beauties like Emma Stone, Jessica Chastain for the movie The Legend of Tarzan.
Weight loss denial
She denied losing the weight for her role Jane Porter in The Legend of Tarzan (2016).
Taking Prince Harry as Ed Sheeran by Mistake
While attending the party in London along with the costar of Suicide Squad, Margot unknowingly took a photo with Prince Harry, supposing him to be Ed Sheeran.
One of her siblings has entered in the showbiz
Margot siblings are Lachlan, Cameron (brothers) and a sister, Anya. Her younger brother Cameron Robbie has also started his career in the film industry. He already did a lead role in some movies and is involved in his sister’s company, LuckyChap Entertainment.
She played in I, Tonya
She portrayed the role of skater Tonya Harding in the biographical film, I, Tonya (2017). Although the movie didn’t make good box office collection, it was praised by critics and win the several titles in different film Awards.
She is giving her voice in the upcoming (2018) Anime movies ‘Larrikins’ and ‘Peter Rabbit’.
She has worked with actors a decade older than her
She shared on-screen romance with Leonardo (The Wolf of Wall Street), who is 15 years older than her. Her co-star Will Smith (Focus) is more than 20 years elder. The Legend of Tarzan’s star Alexander Skarsgard is 13 years older than her. She is 19 years younger than her Suicide Squad’s co-star (Jared Leto).