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Magda Szubanski an Australian actress, comedian, and writer. Magda Szubanski is not having an affair with anyone presently.

Relationship Facts of Magda Szubanski

Magda Szubanski is not having an affair with anyone presently.
Her sexual orientation is not straight and is lesbian.

What is the relationship of Magda Szubanski?

Magda Szubanski is openly a lesbian and she is currently single.

She came out to reveal her sexuality in a statement on February 14, 2012.

In an interview on The Project, she stated that she “absolutely identifies as gay”. Also, she has not been linked with any other woman.

Magda Szubanski: Biography in Details

Who is Magda Szubanski?

Magda Szubanski is an Australian actress, comedian, and writer. She has been polled as Australia’s most recognized and trusted personality.

Magda Szubanski: Age, Parents, Nationality, Ethnicity

She was born on 12 April 1961 in Liverpool, Lancashire, England. Her birth name is Magdalene Mary Szubanski. She was born to her mother Margaret Szubanski and her father Zbigniew Szubanski.

Her father was from a rich family and of Polish descent while her mother came from a poor family and was of Scottish-Irish descent.

His father was known to be an assassin in a counter-intelligence branch of the Polish resistance movement during World War II.

Magda holds Australian citizenship but her ethnicity is a mix of Polish, Irish, and Scottish.

In which school did Magda Szubanski attend?

Magda Szubanski joined Siena College, Melbourne, and then joined the University of Melbourne and graduated from the same with a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Arts.

Magda Szubanski: Professional Life and Career

Magda Szubanski performed Too Cool for Sandals with Tom Gleisner and Michael Veitch while she was at the University of Melbourne, in 1985. Her performance was spotted by Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC)’s producers who then contacted her.

They convinced her to join hands with other friends to create The D-Generation, a television sketch comedy show.

The team created the television sketch comedy Fast Forward. She along with her female friends produced and performed the first all-female Australian sketch comedy program, Big Girl’s Blouse in 1995. After that, she made her appearances in TV programs including ‘Kath & Kim’, ‘Dogwoman’ (1999), ‘Magda’s Funny Bits’ (2006), ‘Who Do You Think You Are?’ (2009).

Moreover, Magda Szubanski appeared in several movies which include ‘Babe’ (1995), ‘Babe: Pig in the City (1998), ‘Happy Feet and Happy Feet Two’, ‘And the Golden Compass’ (2007).

Apart from acting, she is also an author and has written an award-winning book. Her memoir Reckoning was published in 2015 and won her TBA, a $40,000 Douglas Stewart Prize for Nonfiction, Book of the Year, and Biography of the Year at the Australian Book Industry Awards.

Awards, Nominations

Magda Szubanski was nominated for the Australian Comedy Awards in the category Outstanding Comic Performance on Australian TV for ‘Kath & Kim’ in 2003. Also, she was nominated for the Australian Film Institute Award in 2002, 2003, and 2004.

Net Worth, Salary

Magda Szubanski has an estimated net worth of around $6 million as per 2023’s data, and she has earned that sum of money from her professional career.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

She became a spokesperson for the dieting company Jenny Craig in November 2008.

She was diagnosed with sleep apnoea and weighed 110 kg when she joined Jenny Craig. By July 2009, she had lost 36 kg and weighed 85 kg by July 2009.

But again she regained weight and was dropped by the company and she did try and lose her weight again which re-signed her in the company.

It was confirmed in 2014 that she would no longer be an ambassador for the company. But, she would continue her weight loss journey in private.

How tall is Magda Szubanski?

Magda Szubanski has a height of 5 ft. 2 inches and has dark brown eyes and blonde hair. Her weight, body measurement, etc. are not available.

Social Media

Magda Szubanski has around 121k followers on Instagram, about 116k followers on Twitter, and around 7.8k followers on Facebook.


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