Andie MacDowell is an American renowned actress and fashion model.
Andie is best known for her acting in the movies, Groundhog Day, Magic Mike XXL, Lord of the Apes, and Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan.
Andie MacDowell: Birth Facts, Family, and Childhood
Andie was born Rosalie Anderson MacDowell on 21 April 1958 in Gaffney, South Carolina.
She is the daughter of Marion St. Pierre MacDowell and Pauline “Paula” Johnston of mixed (English, French, Scottish, Irish, and Welsh) ethnicity.
Her father, Marion was a lumber executive and her mother was a music teacher.
When she was six, her father and mother separated. And after a couple of years of divorce, her father remarried. Later, her mother expired at 53. It was a premature death.
When she was a teenager, she worked at McDonald’s and Pizza Hut.
Andie MacDowell: Education
MacDowell studied at Winthrop University, Oakland Ave, Rock Hill. However, after a couple of years, she dropped out and moved to Columbia, South Carolina.
Andie MacDowell: Professional Life and Career
Andie MacDowell started as a model before appearing in the films. She was discovered on a trip to Los Angeles yet did not sign with Elite Model Management until 1978.
She has shown up in Vogue and has worked with worldwide brands including Armani, Anne Klein, and Yves Saint Laurent.
She attracted public interest when she showed up on TV and in Manhattan bulletins for Calvin Klein. That introduction added to her initial film part in “Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes” in 1984.
While she acted in the film, Glenn Close is in charge of voicing her lines, on account of MacDowell’s thick Southern inflection.
She went ahead to show up in a modest bunch of motion pictures including the autonomous film “Sex, Lies, and Videotape”, “Terrible Girls”, “Green Card”, “Groundhog Day”, and “Four Weddings and a Funeral”.
She won an Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead for her portrayal of Ann Bishop Mullany in the 1989 film, Sex, Lies, and Videotape.
MacDowell turned to the face of L’Oreal ads during the mid-to-late ’80s. She has been named to “Individuals” magazine’s rundown of the 50 Most Beautiful People in the World a few times.
Her net worth is estimated to be $25 million as per 2022’s data.
Andie MacDowell: Controversy
She slammed an airline on Twitter for demoting her from first-class to ‘tourist class’ because of her dog.
Andie MacDowell: Body Measurements
Andie is a brunette with light eyes. She has a height of 5 feet 8 inches and weighs 58 kg. Her body measurements are 36-26-37 inches and she wears a bra size of 34B. She wears a shoe size of 8.5(US) and a dresses size of 8(US).
Social Media Profile
Andie has more than 72.6k followers on Facebook, and 136k followers on Instagram.