- 1 Who is Diana Hopper?
- 2 Diana Hopper Wiki: Age, Childhood, and Education
- 3 Career Beginnings
- 4 Career Beginnings
- 5 Rise to Prominence
- 6 Work as a Producer
- 7 Net Worth
- 8 Personal Life, Dating, Boyfriend, Single?
- 9 Appearance and Vital Statistics
- 10 Hobbies, Interests, and Trivia
- 11 Diana Hopper’s Boyfriend, Alex Russell – Short Bio
Who is Diana Hopper?
Diana Hopper is an American actress, perhaps best known to the world as Denise McBride in the TV series “Goliath” (2016-2021), and as Duke in the film “Bit” (2019), in addition to several other roles that she’s secured in her career so far.
Diana Hopper Wiki: Age, Childhood, and Education
Diana Hopper was born on 25 February 1993 under the Pisces zodiac sign, in Memphis, Tennessee USA. Diana has been rather secretive about herself, and hasn’t revealed the names of her parents and whether if she has any siblings or not.
Moreover, her educational background is also a mystery – all that is known is that she took a four-week acting program at the New York Film Academy.
Interested in acting from an early age, she made her debut performance in the production of “The Music Man” at a local theater when she was just 11 years old, portraying Gracie Shinn, and was heavily encouraged by the people around her to continue pursuing acting as a career. However, she waited until she was 18 years old, then moved to Los Angeles, California USA.
Once in Los Angeles, she started taking acting lessons and began attending various auditions. She made her on-screen debut in the short film “Two Weeks to Life” in 2011, and continued her career with another short film role, in “In the Shadows” (2012).
Next, in 2013 Diana secured the role of Jordan in the television action adventure-drama film “End of the World”, starring Greg Grunberg, Neil Grayston, and Caroline Cave, and was then Sammy in the film “The Wicked”, and made another appearance in the short film “Falls Cabin”, both in 2013.
Moreover, Diana had a guest role in the TV procedural crime-drama series “Criminal Minds”, and two years later, she portrayed Jasmine in James Pomichter’s award-winning drama film “Love, Lust, & A Room Key”.
Rise to Prominence
Diana was making steady progress in her career, and in 2016 she secured her most prominent role to date as Denise McBride in the TV crime-drama series “Goliath”, joining such stars as Billy Bob Thornton, Nina Arianda and Tania Raymonde.
Her role was first created as a recurring character, but thanks to its popularity, Diana was promoted to a main star through seasons two to four; she is Billy Bob Thornton’s daughter, with her own problems caused by her parents’ divorce and teenage angst on the whole.
She turned into a star as Denise and continued her career with a number of successful roles since then.
First, she was Zoe in the thriller film “Hidden Truth” (2016), co-starring alongside Sarah Lind and Shawn Christian, while in 2018, Diana starred as Raine Bennett in the drama film “Shooting in Vain”, with Sean Downing, Sebastian Gregory, and Colleen Kelly.
In 2019, Diana portrayed Duke, the lead character in the horror-comedy film “Bit”, co-starring Nicole Maines and Zolee Griggs, while in 2020 she was Daisy in the award-winning drama film “Under My Skin”, which starred Liv Hewson, Chloe Freeman and Lex Ryan.
Most recently, Diana appeared in the horror mystery-drama film “Aftermath” (2021), and is now working on the horror drama film “The Vanishing at Caddo Lake”, which is currently in post-production, and will star Dylan O’Brien, Eliza Scanlen and Lauren Ambrose.
Work as a Producer
Additional to her work as an actress, Diana is an accomplished film producer. She made her debut with the short film “Picture Wheel” in 2017, written and directed by David O’Donnell, and starring James Hoare, Elena Satine and David O’Hara.
Her second project as a producer was the short film “Come Correct” from 2018, directed by Alex and Dominic Russell.
As of early 2022, Diana Hopper’s net worth has been estimated to be around $1.5 million, earned largely through her successful career as an actress, appearing so far in more than 20 film and TV titles.
Personal Life, Dating, Boyfriend, Single?
When it comes to her personal life, Diana doesn’t like talking much about it, but as her popularity grew, information about her became available to the public.
According to reports, she has been in a romantic relationship with actor Alex Russell since 2015. The couple often share pictures of themselves on social media accounts; they’re residing in Los Angeles.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
The prominent actress has blonde hair and blue eyes. She stands at a height of 5ft 4ins (1.64m), weighs approximately 114lbs (52kgs), with vital statistics of 34-25-34, bra size 33B.
Hobbies, Interests, and Trivia
Diana is apparently a talented musician, though she hasn’t pursued music professionally. However, she sings and plays the guitar occasionally for her friends and family.
She is a travel addict and has traveled the world, both for work and fun.
Diana is also known for her philanthropic activities, and has supported numerous causes including food relief for families in Kenya.
Diana Hopper’s Boyfriend, Alex Russell – Short Bio
Born Alexander Andrew Russell on 11 December 1987, in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, he’s the son of Dr. Andrew Russell, a surgeon, and his wife Frances, a nurse. Alex is the oldest in the family of three, and has a brother Dominic, and sister Georgiana. He attended Rockhampton Grammar School, from which he matriculated in 2004, and enrolled at the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) in Sydney.
He made his acting debut in 2010, as Zack in the film “Wasted on the Young”, then two years later he starred in the sci-fi action-drama film “Chronicle”. He continued with starring roles in films such as “The Host” (2013), and “Unbroken” in 2014, while in 2017 he started portraying Jim Street in the TV series “S.W.A.T.”, and so far has starred in 94 episodes of the Primetime Emmy Award-nominated action-crime series.
Since he started playing Jim, he hasn’t pursued that many other projects, but still appeared as Dustin in the 2018 film “Brampton’s Own”, and in 2020 he was Ryan in the film “Under My Skin”.
According to sources, Alex Russell’s net worth has been estimated to be around $5 million.