Odessa Young Biography, Age, Height, Family, Boyfriend, Movies, TV & Facts

Odessa Young Biography – The next big star of Hollywood all the way from Sydney!

Family Background:

Odessa Young was born on January 11, 1998, in Sydney, Australia. Her father, Adam Youngis a musician, and her mother, Rachel Youngis a writer. 

odessa-young-family-parents
Odessa Young’s parents

However, her parents got legally separated when she was quite young.

Her paternal uncle, Aden Young, is a renowned Australian actor and a Director. He’s also an editor and a writer.

Odessa Young Biography:

Odessa Young's Profile
Personal Life
Full NameOdessa Divine Young
NicknameDessy
Date of BirthJanuary 11, 1998
Age23 years (in 2020)
NationalityAustralian
ReligionChristianity
Zodiac/Sun SignCapricorn
Birth PlaceSydney, New South Wales, Australia
SchoolNewtown High School of the Performing Arts
College-
Physical Stats
Height5ft.5"
(1.67 m)
(167 cm)
WeightNot known
Hair ColorDark Blonde
Eye ColorGreen
Family & Relationships
Father
Adam Young
MotherRachel Young
SiblingsNot known
Marital StatusUnmarried
BoyfriendNot known
Career
ProfessionActress
TV DebutMy Place (2009)
Movie Debut (Short)The Rose of Ba Ziz (2007)
Movie Debut (Feature)The Daughter (2015)
Debut Web SeriesHigh Life (2017)

Acting Career of Odessa Young:

Odessa started her acting career at the age of nine. She made her debut as an actress with a short film titled The Rose of Ba Ziz. Her uncle and prominent Australian actor, Aden Young, directed the movie.

Later, at 11, she appeared in one of the episodes of My Place. It was an Australian TV series, telecast on ABC3.

odessa-young-biography-height-boyfriend-family-movies-facts

In 2012, she got her first big role in a TV show titled Tricky Business. She appeared in all the episodes of the series as Emma Christie. However, the show didn’t last long and aired off after completing 13 episodes.

In the next two yearsshe cast in two more short films – Bloomers (2013) and Blood Pulls a Gun (2014). In 2014, she also appeared in The Moodys, a TV comedy series.

odessa-young-movies-tv-series-facts

Then, in 2015, she finally ended up making her debut in a featured film called The Daughter. She played the role of Hedvig Finchdaughter of Charlotte (played by Miranda Otto) and Oliver Finch (Ewen Leslie) in the movie. The film was first premiered at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival before it was released in Australia.

In 2015, she also appeared in another movie named Looking for Grace and in a rom-com series, Wonderland. Later on, in 2017, Young appeared in her first web series titled High Life.

Advertisement

TV & Web Series:

YearTV Series/Web Series
2009My Place
2012Tricky Business
2014The Moodys
2015Wonderland
2017High Life (web series)
20201. Acting for a Cause
2. When the Streetlights Go On
3. The Stand

From Sydney to Hollywood:

After portraying some tremendous roles in Australian films and TV seriesOdessa managed to get into Hollywood. In 2017, she cast in her first American-Canadian film named Sweet Virginia, among actors like Jon Bernthal, Christopher Abbott, and Imogen Poots.

The next year, she featured in another American movie titled Assassination Nation, with notable actors including Suki Waterhouse, Hari Nef, and Abra. In 2018, she appeared in other films like A Million Little Pieces, The Professor, and Celeste.

odessa-young-movies-career-family-height-facts

Then, in 2020, Young starred in a French-American thriller named The Giant. She also played one of the main characters in the movie titled Shirley, based on American novelist Shirley Jackson’s real life. Also, she played the lead character in a TV series named The Stand.

Her upcoming movies and TV series are Mothering Sunday, and And She Hisses.

Movies:

YearMovies
2007The Rose of Ba Ziz (Short)
2014Bloomers
20141. Handyman
2. Blood Pulls a Gun (Short)
20151. The Tender Dark
2. The Daughter
3. Looking for Grace
4. Upside Down Feeling (Short)
2016Highway
20171. Sweet Virginia
2. Tangles and Knots
20181. Cooee
2. Assassination Nation
3. Celeste
4. Lou
5. A Million Little Pieces
6. The Professor
20191. First Person: A Film About Love
2. The Giant
20201. Shirley
2. The Man in the Woods
----Mothering Sunday (YTR)

Facts about Odessa Young:

  • At the age of 17, she decided to drop out her high school in order to pursue her acting career.
  • In 2016, she won the Best Actress in a Leading Role Award at AACTA Awards for her performance in The Daughter.
  • She also won the Best Actress award at the 2017 International Academy of Web Television and the 2018 Vancouver Web Series Festival for her role in High Life.
  • Advertisement
  • She’s an admirer of British actress Tilda Swinton.

Frequently asked questions on Google:


Q1: Who is the father of Odessa Young?

Ans: Adam Young


Q2: How tall is Odessa Young?

Ans: 5ft 5″ (1.67 m)


Q3: What is the age of Odessa Young?

Ans: 23 years (in 2020)


Q4: Who is Odessa Young’s boyfriend?

Ans: Not known


Social Media Accounts:

youtube-account twitter-account facebook

instagram-account

 

 

I hope you liked the Biography of Odessa Young and if you have any queries regarding this post, kindly let us know in the comment box.

If you find this post-share-worthy, kindly share it with your friends and loved ones.
Thank you.

Leave a Comment

error: