November 10, 1999
21 years old
5 ft 2 in | 157 cm tall
33-23-33 in | 84-58.5-84 cm
46 kg | 101½ pounds
6 US | 36.5 EU
Kiernan Brennan Shipka was born in Chicago, Illinois, United States, on November 10, 1999, is an American actress.
Young Kiernan Shipka landed her onscreen debut as a baby, at just five months old in an episode of NBC's medical drama ER.
She made her big screen debut in drama film Dimension (2007) in role as Molly.
She got her television acting debut in comedy drama detective mystery series Monk (2006) in episode "Mr. Monk Gets a New Shrink", in role as Little Girl.
Her breakthrough performance came as Sally Draper in AMC drama television series Mad Men (2007–2015).
She was nominated for the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Short Film – Young Actress for her role as Emily in short film Squeaky Clean (2010).
She was nominated for the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film – Supporting Young Actress for hr role as Jodie in post-apocalyptic movie Carriers (2009).
She was nominated for the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film – Leading Young Actress Ten and Under for her role as Little Girl at playground in spy comedy film Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore (2010).
Lower Learning (2008) black comedy opposite Jason Biggs, Eva Longoria and Rob Corddry
House Broken (2009) comedy with Brie Larson and Danny DeVito
Very Good Girls (2013) drama opposite Dakota Fanning, Demi Moore and Elizabeth Olsen
One & Two (2015) fantasy thriller with Timothée Chalamet, Elizabeth Reaser and Grant Bowler
Fan Girl (2015) teen comedy opposite Meg Ryan and All Time Low
The Blackcoat's Daughter (2015) supernatural psychological horror with Emma Roberts, Lucy Boynton and James Remar
The Silence (2019) horror opposite Stanley Tucci, Miranda Otto and John Corbett
Let It Snow (2019) Christmas romantic comedy with Isabela Merced, Shameik Moore and Odeya Rush
She won two Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series and a Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Series – Recurring Young Actress for her role as Sally Draper in AMC period drama television series Mad Men (2007–2015).
She was nominated for the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Movie, Miniseries or Special – Leading Young Actress for her role as Zoe Cole in television movie Smooch (2011).
She was nominated for the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Voice-Over Role (Television) – Young Actress for her voice role as Jinora in Nickelodeon animated television series The Legend of Korra (2012-2014).
She had recurring role as B. D. Hyman in FX docudrama television miniseries Feud: Bette and Joan (2017).
She was nominated for a Saturn Award for Best Actress in a Streaming Presentation and a Teen Choice Award for Choice Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Actress for her performance as Sabrina Spellman / Sabrina Morningstar in Netflix supernatural horror series Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (2018-2020).
She has been taking ballroom dancing classes since the age of five.
Has Slovak, German, English, Scottish and French ancestry.
Has a black belt in taekwondo.
She is a huge fashion fan.
Her fashion influences are Grace Kelly and Audrey Hepburn.
She design some of her own clothes.
Close friends with actor Gavin Leatherwood.
Featured in music videos for:
Kyler England "We Rise Like Smoke" (2013)
Chilling Adventures of Sabrina 3: Straight to Hell (2020)
She voiced Jessica Drew / Spider-Woman in freemium mobile game Marvel Avengers Academy (2016).
She voiced Jinora in video game The Legend of Korra (2014).
She dated film writer Christian Coppola (2019-2020) and model Charlie Oldman (2019).