Emily is a well-known and celebrated Danish actress who is best known for her major role as Bree O’Brien in the Hallmark Channel drama series “Chesapeake Shores”.
Ullerup’s early life, family and educational background
Emily used to be born under the zodiac sign of Scorpio on October 27, 1984, which makes her 35 years old as of 2020. She was born in Copenhagen, Denmark to her mother, Bodil Morkov Ullerup, and Ove Ullerup Petersen, a diplomat, jurist and a decorated Denmark Ambassador to Vietnam who held a Danish royal family title, Lord Chamberlain.
Ullerup grew up with her two sisters, Simone Ullerup and Caroline Ullerup. She is Danish by nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
As a result of her father’s work, Ullerup grew up in many parts of the world, which gave her the opportunity to experience different cultures and learn different languages, and thus she is fluent in more than 3 languages: English, Danish and Vietnamese.
Ullerup moved back to Denmark to finish high school in Copenhagen.
After graduating in 2003, she decided to pursue her dream of becoming a well-known actor, so she moved to Vancouver, Canada where she honed her skills for about two years at Vancouver Film School where she received her education completed in 2005.
Emilie Ullerup Career and Rise to Stardom
Emily’s dream had has become a celebrated and successful actress since she started acting in 2006 and debuted in the movie Battlestar Galactica. Just like any dedicated new artist would do to make their dream come true, Ullerup took the first and most crucial step in her career in 2006 and got a top agent who would walk her through all the hassle and secure her a place in the audition . room in 2006.
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Soon she was selected to play a role in “jPod” and the Canadian series “Sanctuary” – her performance in the shows was intriguing, which resulted in her appearing in two seasons.
Continuing her acting journey, Ullerup enjoyed the diversity and versatility in her career, bouncing between horror, action, drama and comedy genres. She starred in three seasons of the widely known show “Arctic Air” as Astrid, a sweet but temperamental Swedish pilot; her performance earned her multiple award nominations including UBCP and Leo Awards.
To Kevin James, Ullerup made a movie presentation in the Netflix feature ‘True Memoirs of an International Assassin’. She also appeared in “Life on the Lane” alongside Kate Bosworth and John Travolta, and was credited for “Chesapeake Shores,” a Hallmark Channel Original Primetime Series, which recently released its season two finale.
Ullerup has appeared in several successful films and TV shows: “Hearts of Christmas” (2016) “Winter Castle” (2019), “With Love Christmas” (2017), “Package Deal” (2014), “Step Dogs” , Black Burn”, “The House” and many more.
In 2011, the talented actress gained attention for the TV series ‘Supernatural’ and appeared in highly acclaimed movies like ‘Kingdom Falling’ (2009-2010), ‘True Justice’ (2011), among others.
For this and other impressive performances, the talented performer has won several notable awards in her career, such as the 2013 ACTRA/UBCP Award, four Leo Awards (in 2007, she was awarded as the Best Actress in a Drama Series for her captivating role in “jPod and the global sci-fi success, ‘The Sanctuary’), including one she won in 2008.
Emilie Ullerup Personal life, marriage and children
The ‘jPod’ show is close to Ullerup’s heart, because during the filming of the show in 2007 she met the love of her life, her current chief photographer, Kyle Cassie, who would later become her husband and father of her firstborn son.
Ullerup lives a seemingly blissful life with her husband, whom she married in 2015 in a registry.
The couple kept their nuptials private and unknown to the public, and they officially married in 2018 in a ceremony that only family members and close friends were allowed to attend. On January 24, 2020, the two were blessed with a baby boy, Wilde Ullerup Cassie.
Emily Ullerup Net Worth
Ullerup’s immense contribution to the Danish film industry has made her a considerable fortune. In addition, the actress earns by sharing posts on her social media accounts such as her Instagram page, which is followed by nearly 30,000 fans.
Her posts generate a significant amount of wealth estimated to be as high as $75,000 paid by popular brands and various companies to appear in their promotional advertisements. She also earns from several lucrative deals and endorsement deals with well-known brands such as Chesapeake, Echo Shoes, and Fashion Nova, among others. Ullerup’s net worth is estimated at $2 million as of 2020.
Ullerup is tall, slender and has an hourglass figure. She is 1.65 m tall, weighs 56 kg and her vital statistics are 37-27-36, bra size 37B. She has blonde hair and green eyes.