Kelli Giddish is an American actress who is best known for her role as NYPD Detective Amanda Rollins in the NBC drama series of Law and Order. Giddish has also portrayed some of the other popular roles in series like “All My Children”, “Chase” and more.
Giddish, age 38, came to limelight after being cast as Amanda in the recurring series since 2011. The actress is also already married and has children. Let’s find out more about Kelli’s career, life and more.
Kelli Giddish: early life, career, and nationality
Kelli was born on April 13, 1980, in Cumming, Georgia, the U.S which makes her nationality an American. She was born to Charles and Nita Giddish and has a brother whose name is Eli. Giddish’s paternal grandfather was a World War II veteran who served in the United States Army. Kelli developed an interest in acting from a very young age. She first graduated from Forsyth Central High School in the year 1998 after which she graduated with honors from the University of Evansville in Indiana. There she majored in Theatre Performance.
Her career began after she joined the cast of the ABC drama series named “All My Children” in the year 2005. Later in the year 2007, she quit the show after making a final appearance. After the show, she then appeared in a psychological thriller movie, “Death in Love”, playing the role of ‘Cindy’. After three years, in 2010, she played the title role of U.S. Marshal Annie Frost, in the NBC drama “Chase”. Later on June 27, 2011, it was announced that Kelli would be joining the cast of the “Law and Order: Special Victims Unit” which also featured Chris Messina. Prior to that, she had already made a guest appearance on the show. She made her debut as Detective Amanda Rollins in the 13th season premiere. At present, she continues to play the role of Amanda Rollins which is very popular as well.
Kelli Giddish: husband and personal life
Now getting onto Kelli’s personal life, it is equally as interesting as her career. Kelli is currently married. The actress married her husband Lawrence Faulborn on June 20, 2015, in Florida. They are in a marriage for 3 long years now. The couple together also has a child who was born on October 6, 2015. They named their son Ludo Faulborn.
Till the date, there have been no such rumors about the couple’s divorce or any extra affairs. Surely, they are living a happy family life as of now. Their son, Ludo will turn three this October.
Kelli Giddish net worth
Kelli Giddish is a talented actress for sure and has great acting skills. As Law and Order is a popular show the actress has garnered a good amount of fan following. Though the exact salary or income from the series is not clear yet, her net worth estimation is pretty good. She currently has a net worth estimation of $8 million.
Kelli is also active on social media sites like Instagram and Twitter. Her fans follow her on these profiles where she is mostly active and shares posts of her son, husband and her work as well. On Instagram, she has 211k followers at the moment.