American top model cum actress, Laura Harrier, is American, with African-American, Polish and English roots.
Laura was born in Chicago, Illinois, and grew up in Evanston, Illinois.
Her father, Temujin Harrier, is African American and her mother, Linda is a mixed breed of Polish and English.
Is Laura Harrier Australian?
Laura is not Australian. She is American.
Laura Harrier Career
Laura launched her modelling career when she was 17. She then moved to New York to take up agency jobs with IMG Models and Wilhelmina Models.
She modeled for various top magazines, and featured in campaigns for to brands such as Macy’s and Steve Madden, and even became the face of Garnier.
She also appeared in TV commercials and from there began acting.
She took classes at the William Esper Studio and made her acting debut by playing Destiny Evans in the 2013 American soap opera, One Life to Live.
She gained international acclaim after starring in Spider Man: Homecoming in 2017 and later for playing civil rights activist Patrice Dumas in BlacKkKlansman (2018).
Laura also starred in Balance, Not Symmetry in 2019 and in the Netflix miniseries Hollywood.
Laura bagged a Black Reel Award nomination.
She is currently a brand ambassador for Louis Vuitton, Bulgari, Calvin Klein, and Boss.
Laura is also known to be a social media civil rights advocate.