India Eisley is known for her role as Ashley Juergens in the ABC Family television series The Secret Life of the American Teenager, and her roles as Eve in 2012 action horror film Underworld: Awakening, Sawa in the 2014 action film Kite, and Audrina in the 2016 television film My Sweet Audrina.
Born Name India Joy Eisley
Nick Name India
Years active 2003–present
Born: October 29, 1993, 25 years and 0 months, Los Angeles, California, United States
Sun Sign Scorpio
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Green
Height 5 ft 3½ in or 161 cm
Measurements 35-24-34 in or 89-61-86 cm
Bra size 32C
Father – David Glen Eisley (Musician)
Mother – Olivia Hussey (Actress)
Siblings – Alexander Martin (Maternal Older Half-Brother) (Actor), Maximillian Fuse (Maternal Older Half-Brother)
Others – Anthony Eisley (Paternal Grandfather) (Actor), Jonathan Erickson Eisley (Uncle) (Actor)
Eisley was born in 1993, to musician David Glen Eisley and actress Olivia Hussey. Her grandfather was actor Anthony Eisley.
Eisley and her mother appeared together in the 2005 movie Headspace. After small roles in various independent films, Eisley gained a major role in 2008 in The Secret Life of the American Teenager. She played Ashley Juergens, younger sister of teen mother Amy Juergens.
Eisley starred as Sawa in the 2014 action film Kite, opposite Samuel L. Jackson. At the end of 2014 she filmed Social Suicide, a modern retelling of Romeo and Juliet, due for release in late 2015. In the beginning of 2015 she also filmed the dark fantasy film The Curse of Sleeping Beauty as Briar Rose. In 2016 Eisley starred in the titular role in the television film adaptation of the V. C. Andrews’ book My Sweet Audrina. In 2017 she starred in the Netflix original film Clinical. In 2018, Eisley played the lead role of Maria in the psychological thriller film Look Away opposite Jason Isaacs.
Author Jessica Brody has expressed a desire for Eisley to portray her character Seraphina in the film adaptation of her novel Unremembered. Hollywood casting director Michelle Levy was first to recommend Eisley for the role.
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She first appeared in the 2003 biographical TV film Mother Teresa of Calcutta for her role as an English Girl. Her role was uncredited in the film.
Her first credited role came in 2005 when she appeared in the film Headspace for her role as Martha.
First TV Show
She played the main role as Ashley Juergens in the teen drama series The Secret Life of the American Teenager from 2008 to 2013. India appeared in a total of 120 episodes.
India Eisley Favorite Things
Movies – Apocalypse Now (1979), Godfather Part II (1974), Whatever Happened to Baby Jane (1962)
Musicians – Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Lena Horne
Actors – Gary Oldman, Michael Caine, Thomas Sangster
Actresses – Emily Blunt, Samantha Morton
India Eisley Facts
She has two half-brothers from her mom’s two different marriages.
India enjoys cooking food especially cookies and popcorn.
India is quite a big fan of actress and writer Kathy Griffin.
Her both parents are entertainers. So, while growing up, she got to see both sides of the entertainment industry.
She prefers cold and rainy weather over warm-sunny for an outing.
For the fourth Underworld film titled Underworld: Awakening (2012), India was recommended by Kate Beckinsale.
She was first asked to play the role as young “Maleficent.” But, somehow the filming was redone and India was replaced by Ella Purnell.
She is a big movie lover and that is why she entered this industry. She used to watch two to three films in a week while growing up.
She is an animal lover and has worked for Humane Society in order to stop puppy mills.