Ione Skye Biography
Ione Skye is a British-born American actress, author, and painter. She made her film debut in the thriller River’s Edge before gaining mainstream exposure for her starring role in Cameron Crowe’s Say Anything.
She recently featured in the NBC series La Brea (2021) as Jessica Harris.
Ione Skye Age
She was born on 4 September 1970, Hampstead, London, United Kingdom. Ione is 52 years old as of 2022.
Her father is Scottish, and her mother was an American of Jewish descent who was raised in the Bronx, New York City. Her second name comes from the Isle of Skye.
She is the younger sister of Camp Freddy singer Donovan Leitch. Skye’s parents were separated at the time of her birth, and she was raised by her mother, having little to no contact with her father.
Skye grew up primarily in Los Angeles and San Francisco, and also spent time in Connecticut. She attended Immaculate Heart High School and Hollywood High School in Los Angeles.
Ione Skye Husband
She was first married to Ad-Rock from 1992 to 1999. However, Ione married Ben Lee in 2008 and they are still happily living together.
Ben Lee is an Australian musician and they have a daughter together.They have been married since 2008.
Ione made her film debut in River’s Edge in 1986, followed by a role as the title character in The Rachel Papers (1989). She played Diane Court, a withdrawn high school valedictorian, in the 1989 film Say Anything…, the feature film debut of director Cameron Crowe; the film attained a cult following and lent Skye international recognition.
In 1992, she played the role of Eleanor Grey on the short-lived television series Covington Cross and a supporting role in the Stephen La Rocque film Samantha. She subsequently had supporting roles as Elise in the comedy Wayne’s World (1992) and the Mike Figgis-directed drama One Night Stand (1997).
In 2007, Skye had a small, well-received part in the David Fincher film Zodiac, and appeared in the music video for the Harvey Danger song “Sad Sweetheart of the Rodeo.
She was an interview with mondo-video.com in December 2010, Skye said she had not paid perfect attention to her career arc over the years, saying she “never struck when the iron was hot” when it came to going after big Hollywood roles in her 20s.
Furthermore, in 2013, she appeared in a supporting part in the independent horror film Haunt, with Jacki Weaver. Again, in 2016, she directed the music video for the Against Me! single “333”. The same year, she appeared in the short film Kitty, directed by Chloë Sevigny
Ione Skye Net Worth
Skye has an estimated net worth of $2 million dollars.
She is 5ft 4 in 1.65m tall. Moreover, she weighs 115 pounds, her bra cup size is 34B.
Ione Skye Movies
- Say Something
- Fever pitch
- Girls in prison
- Rachael papers
- Gas Food Lodging
- The Santa incident
- One night stand
- The perfect mother
- The size of watermelons
- The lather effect
- Color of Evening
- High school possession
- The Homeless Bitch
- 12 hours to live
- Girls in prison
- Covington cross
- Napoleon and Josephine
- The Fearing Mind
- The sands of Time
Ione Skye Paintings
In addition to acting, she is also a painter and sells her own works. Ione also wrote the children’s book My Yiddish Vacation, published by Henry Holt and Company in May 2014.
Additionally, She has cited comic book artist Daniel Clowes as an inspiration for her painting and writing.
Ione Skye photo
Ione Skye Camping
Obsessively organized L.A. mom Kathryn plans a camping trip in honor of her husband Walt’s 45th birthday, hoping the get-together with old friends lessens tension in their not-so-happy marriage.
As they arrive at the underwhelming Brown Bear Lake site with Kathrynn’s meek sister, her holier-than-thou ex-best friend, and a free-spirited tagalong, the supposed delightful, back-to-nature camping trip quickly becomes a weekend of tested relationships, heightened emotions, and memories everyone would rather forget.
Lena Dunham (“Girls”) is among the series’ writers and executive producers.
Ione Skye Zodiac
She released a Zodiac film in 2007 which was directed by David Fincher.
Ione Skye Instagram
See Instagram photos and videos from Ione Skye (@ioneskyelee)
Last Updated on:11th January 2023