Arielle Kebbel is a popular American model and actress whose role as ‘Sky’ in Brian Tanen’s Spanish TV series Gran Hotel earned a huge spot in the entertainment sphere. Kebbel is also a known face in Hallmark Channel movies following her roles in the company’s three original films. She is equally known for her roles in The Vampire Diaries, Gilmore Girls, Life Unexpected, Midnight Texas, Ballers and many more. Her natural talent and striking screen presence have seen to her rise in the industry.
As a model, she appeared on publications like Maxim and FHM. Thanks to her flourishing career, this American beauty is in the league of top celebrities whose personal lives and affairs continue to attract public attention.
Arielle Kebbel’s Fact Sheet
All We Know About Arielle Kebbel’s Early Life And Career
The actress was born Arielle Caroline Kebbel on February 19, 1985, in Winter Park, Florida, USA but she has German ancestry from her father’s side and both German and English heritage from her mom’s side of the family. Her siblings are listed as Julia and Christian Kebbel and while further details about her parents are not yet revealed, we know her mother’s name to be Sheri Kebbel.
Arielle graduated from Crenshaw School in Winter Garden. Before her venture into acting, she contested for the 2012 Miss Florida Teen USA crown. She also worked as a full-time model, appearing in publications such as Maxim, H, Lucky, Men’s Health, Stuff, and FHM.
Kebbel moved to Los Angeles where she received her first role as a guest in two television shows – Judging Amy and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. She eventually succeeded in landing her first major role, portraying Lindsay Lister on The CW’s Gilmore Girls.
Her brilliant performance in the comedy-drama series earned her more TV roles, including a recurring role throughout the third, fourth, and fifth seasons of the television show. In 2004, she made her film debut in a major supporting role alongside Kevin Hart, Tom Arnold, and Snoop Dogg in the hip-hop comedy film Soul Plane. In 2005, she took on the role of Carrie Schaeffer alongside Sophia Bush, Brittany Snow and Jesse Metcalfe in 20th Century Fox’s John Tucker Must Die. The movie, however, did badly after receiving negative reviews from critics.
In the same year, 20th Century Fox signed up for another film titled Aquamarine which starred alongside Sara Paxton, Emma Roberts and Joanna (Jojo) Levesque. She has featured in many other movies such as Be Cool, The Kid & I, American Pie Presents Band Camp and Reeker. Her major works, however, include John Tucker Must Die, The Grudge 2, and the supernatural teen drama series titled The Vampire Diaries, which won several accolades. As of 2020, the American actress is depicting the main role in the crime drama series, Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector, which premiered on January 10, 2020. Arielle was nominated for a Teen Choice Award following her role as Allison Fleming in the horror movie The Grudge 2.
Is She Married?
Arielle Kebbel is not currently married to anyone and she has not also been married in the past. While many anticipate wedding bells chiming for her, the gorgeous and beautiful actress seems to be more focused on her career.
Kebbel is active on social media platforms like Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, where she updates thousands of her friends with the latest events in her life. However, when it comes to her personal life, she has chosen to maintain a pretty low profile. On Twitter, she has 248,000 followers and over 647k followers on Instagram. In an interview, she said people used to tell her she looked like Britney Spears.
Who Is She Dating Now?
Arielle may not have walked down the aisle with any man yet but she isn’t single either. She has dated a couple of good-looking men in the past. Apparently, Nic Roldan is the current man in her life. We got to know about the two in 2018 when the actress posted photos of herself with the American polo player and model on her social media accounts. While specific details regarding the said relationship are yet to be found, the two appear to willingly share their love life publicly as evidenced by their presence in each other’s social media space. There are reports also that the pair shared their Halloween weekend at The Standard Spa in Miami Beach together.
Nic was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, but he grew up in Wellington, Florida. He is popularly known as an eight-goal polo player who owns thirty polo ponies. He appeared on the reality TV series Kourtney and Kim Take Miami, where he taught polo to Kim and Kourtney Kardashian.
Arielle Kebbel dated American film director Braham Turner in 2006. The relationship, however, reportedly hit the rocks shortly afterwards. She was then rumoured to have dated actor Kevin Connolly in 2010. In 2012, she was seen with the Vice President of A&R and Atlantic Records Group, Aaron Bay-Schuck. The couple wasn’t seen much in the limelight, except once in 2015 when they were spotted in Los Angels at the red carpet of the Art of Elysium.
Another rumour has it that the actress was with Hollywood hearthrob Matt Damon but the two are yet to address it. Meanwhile, Matt is known to be married to Luciana Barroso since 2005.