Amy Jackson is a British model, a 2009 Miss Teen world, turned Indian actress with her films in Hindi, Tamil & Telugu films.
Childhood, Family & Personal Life
Amy Jackson was born as "Amy Louise Jackson" on Friday, 31 January 1992 in Douglas, Isle of Man to Alan Jackson(Father) & Marguerita Jackson(Mother). Her father is a "BBC Radio" producer.
Amy Jackson with her Parents: Alan Jackson(Father) & Marguerita Jackson(Mother)
Amy Jackson with her sister Alicia Jackson
Alicia Jackson is Amy's elder sister.
She resides in Chennai, Mumbai(India) & London(England) and flies between the places for her shooting.
Education: St Edward's College, where she studied English language, English literature, and philosophy and ethics.
She was living with Prateik Babbar, a Bollywood actor, they broke up in late 2012.
Later she dated Joe Selkirk, a Liverpool boxer, it ended when he reportedly assaulted her.
She is said to have dated Ryan Thomas, an English actor till November 2014.
Amy Jackson started modelling at the age of 16 after her college. She won 2009 Miss Teen World & 2010 Miss Liverpool.
Pageants she won/ participated:
- Miss Teen Great Britain
- 2009: Miss Teen World
- 2010: Miss Teen Liverpool
- 2010: Miss England competition (runner up)
Amy learned about Bollywood after watching Shilpa Shetty in Big Boss. Except her Drama in school, she hadn't had any training in acting. Even during her Drama classes she confesses she would feign illness and miss them.
Some of the magazines she has appeared in are:
- Harpers Bazaar
- Marie Claire
Amy Jackson got an offer from Director Shankar to act in the movie "I", However "I" was not her first film to release, it took 3 years to complete, she says she would have loved to work with Shankar even if it took 5 years.
Madrasapattinam, a 2010 Tamil political Drama, built around the era of Indian independence marked her debut into films. She acted with Arya, Nassar for the film, it was directed by A. L. Vijay.