Alyssa Sutherland Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Apurba Deb
Feb 08, 2024 By Apurba Deb
Originally Published on Feb 07, 2023
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Alyssa Sutherland is an Australian model and actress.
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About Alyssa Sutherland

Alyssa Sutherland is a notable Australian model and actress.

She is famous for her performance in the 'Vikings' Netflix Television series as Queen Aslaug. The actress was born on September 23, in the early '80s, in Brisbane, Australia.

Alyssa started her career as a model with Vogue Australia in the late '90s. After that, she appeared in many television series like 'New Amsterdam', 'Law and Order', 'The Mist', 'Timeless', and others. Besides TV series, Alyssa Sutherland also appeared in movies like 'The Devil Wears Prada', 'Day on Fire', 'Don't Look Up', and others.  Keep reading ahead to know even more interesting details about Alyssa Sutherland, including facts about her net worth, dating life, and career.

Alyssa Sutherland's Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Alyssa Sutherland's net worth?

As per several sources, Alyssa Sutherland has a net worth of around $5 million. Her net worth is based on several income sources.

How much does Alyssa Sutherland earn per year?

The annual income of Alyssa Sutherland is currently unknown.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Alyssa Sutherland?

Actress Alyssa Sutherland has a height of 5 ft 11 in (180 cm).

How old is Alyssa Sutherland?

As of 2022, Alyssa Sutherland is 40 years old and lives in Brisbane.

Early Life, Childhood, And Education

Alyssa Sutherland was born in the early '80s in Brisbane, Capital of Queensland, Australia. She completed her education at Craigslea State High School. Then, in the late '90s, Alyssa Sutherland signed a contract with the 'Girlfriend' teen magazine and started her modeling career. At the same time, she signed another contract with Vogue Australia. After that, Alyssa Sutherland appeared in several famous magazines and fashion brands throughout her career. For example, she appeared as a model for Calvin Klein, Chanel, Bulgari, Hugo Boss, Ralph Lauren, Garnier, and other famous brands' campaigns.

As a model, she worked with renowned photographers, such as Bruce Weber, Herb Ritts, Steven Meisel, and others. Apart from Vogue, the model also appeared in many international magazines like, 'Elle', 'Harper's Bazaar', 'Style Glamour', 'Black and White', and many more. Alyssa is a familiar face in the fashion industry.

Alyssa Sutherland started her acting career in 2008 with 'The Devil Wears Prada' movie. After that, she appeared in television series like, 'New Amsterdam', 'Timeless', 'Vikings', 'The Mist', 'New Gold Mountain', and many more. Alyssa Sutherland also appeared in popular movies like 'Day on Fire', and 'Don't Look Up'.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Donald Sutherland and Shirley Douglas are the parents of Alyssa Sutherland. She also has two siblings, a brother, and a sister.

Who is Alyssa Sutherland's partner?

Alyssa Sutherland married Laurence Shanet in 2012. Yet, they got separated after a tear of their marriage. Currently, she might be dating Benjamin Walsh, a famous movie director. Alyssa Sutherland doesn't reveal much about her personal life.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Alyssa Sutherland is best known for her performance as Clacker in the 'Devil Wears Prada' movie and Queen Aslaug in the 'Vikings' Netflix series. Alyssa Sutherland made her modeling debut for Vogue Australia at 17. After that, she appeared in many magazines across the world. For example, Alyssa Sutherland appeared in Harper's Bazaar Magazine in Japan and Singapore; Tyle Glamour in Italy; Marie Claire in the UK; Elle in Germany, and many more.

Throughout her career, Alyssa Sutherland worked as a model with many famous photographers like Herb Ritts, Ellen von Unwerth, Bruce Weber, Steven Meisel, and others. Alyssa Sutherland appeared in the 'Cadbury' chocolate company's brand campaign as Flake Girl in 2007. She gained enormous popularity after appearing in the advertisement with a five-year contract.

Charity Work

Alyssa Sutherland is very active in charity work. She attended 'The John AIDS Foundation Oscar Viewing Party' in 2016.

What awards has Alyssa Sutherland won?

Alyssa won the 'Best Supporting Actress' award at Filmquest in 2019 for her performance as Jane Prescott in the 'Blood Vessel' movie. Recently in 2022, she won the Equity Award as an 'Outstanding Performer in a Miniseries or Telemovie'. She received the award for her performance in the 'New Gold Mountain' Tv series as Belle Roberts.

Alyssa Sutherland's Hobbies And Interests

Alyssa Sutherland has a pet dog. She loves going hiking with her pet. This model and actress has an interest in investing.

Other Interesting Alyssa Sutherland Facts And Trivia

  • Alyssa Sutherland is filming for her upcoming movie 'Evil Dead Rise'. It's scheduled for release in 2023.
  • In the 'Cadbury' chocolate company's brand advertisement, Alyssa appeared as Flake Girl. The advertisement shows her having the chocolate while sitting in a convertible car.
  • As of now, Sutherland lives in Los Angeles, California.
  • Alyssa Sutherland appeared twice in the 'Law and Orders' TV series in 2011 and 2019. She played two roles, Katie (in 2011) and Sadie Parker (in 2019). During her time working in 'Law & Order: Special Victims Unit', she was only 17 years old.
  • Her role in 'Vikings' was of Aslaug. She appeared through seasons one to four and her first appearance was on 'All Change'. Her last appearance was on 'All His Angels'. She appeared a total of 35 times in the series.
  • Sutherland is on Instagram with a total of 320,000 followers. Her username is @therealalyssas.
  • Her new movie, 'Evil Dead Rise', comes out on April 21, 2023.
  • Alyssa Sutherland has worked with many magazines during her time as a model. These magazines include Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, Marie Claire, Glamour, and Elle.
  • After she came out of the modeling industry, she expressed guilt for taking part in the unrealistic standards perpetuated in the industry. Sutherland became critical of the size requirements a model has to follow to be selected by fashion companies.

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