Billie Lourd is an American actress best known for her roles in television series such as Scream Queens and American Horror Story.
Born on July 17, 1992, in Los Angeles, California, she is the daughter of actress Carrie Fisher and talent agent Bryan Lourd. She made her acting debut in 2015 and has since made a name for herself in the entertainment industry. With her unique acting style and captivating presence, Billie Lourd has amassed a significant fan following and has established a successful career in Hollywood.
|Full Name||Billie Catherine Lourd|
|Date of Birth||July 17, 1992|
|Birthplace||Los Angeles, California, USA|
|Height||5 feet 1 inch (155 cm)|
|Education||New York University|
|Parents||Carrie Fisher (mother), Bryan Lourd (father)|
|Net Worth||Estimated at $20 million (as of 2023)|
Billie Lourd Early Life and Education
Billie Lourd grew up in a family deeply rooted in the entertainment industry. Her mother, Carrie Fisher, was best known for her role as Princess Leia in the Star Wars franchise, while her father, Bryan Lourd, is a prominent talent agent. Billie’s grandmother, Debbie Reynolds, was also a well-known actress and singer. Billie attended the prestigious Harvard-Westlake School in Los Angeles before enrolling at New York University, where she studied religion and psychology.
Billie Lourd Career
Lourd made her acting debut in 2015, appearing as Lieutenant Connix in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, a role she reprised in subsequent Star Wars films. Her breakout role came in the television series Scream Queens (2015-2016), where she played Chanel #3. Lourd gained further recognition for her work in the anthology series American Horror Story, appearing in various roles since 2017.
In addition to her television and film work, Billie has also appeared in music videos and has lent her voice to video game characters. Her performances have garnered positive reviews and have led to several award nominations.
Billie Lourd Personal Life
Lourd has been open about her struggles with mental health, particularly after the deaths of her mother, Carrie Fisher, and grandmother, Debbie Reynolds, in 2016. She has used her platform to advocate for mental health awareness and to reduce the stigma surrounding mental illness. In September 2020, Billie welcomed her first child, a son named Kingston Fisher Lourd Rydell, with her partner Austen Rydell.