Kelli Giddish is an American actress who has a net worth of $8 million dollars. Kelli Giddish was born in Cumming, Georgia, and began performing in theater productions when she was in high school. She won numerous regional working honors as a teen, and went on to graduate from your University of Evansville using a diploma in Theatre Performance. After relocating to New York City, she began her professional on-camera career using a role on “All My Children”, playing Diana “Di” Henry for two years. She also started a film career, appearing in the picture, “Witches of the Caribbean”. She is most widely recognized for her co-starring role on “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”.
Expecting her first child in the fall of 2015 with her husband Lawrence Faulborn.
(July 27, 2015) Expecting her 1st child with her husband Lawrence Faulborn.
Found her dog, Frannie Mae, on the street while filming Chase (2010). She calls her breed 'a side of the roader'. Frannie Mae has starred alongside Kelli on her current show Law & Order SVU.
Married on a Saturday in New Smyrna Beach, Florida.
Is of German descent and is a first cousin many times removed of Metacomet though his father Massasoit's sister.
Before Kelli landed her starring role on SVU as Detective Amanda Rollins, she first appeared as a rape victim on the show in Season 8 Episode 12, "Outsider.".
Sister of Eli Giddish, daughter of Charles Giddish and wife Nita. Her paternal grandfather Ralph L. Giddish (Georgia, ca. 1923) enlisted in the United States Army on March 18, 1943 and was a World War II Veteran and nudged her interest in acting along by taking her to the Fox Theater. Her maternal grandmother Dosia Hildebrand was very supportive of her interests.
Kelli Giddish moved to New York after graduation and made her debut in "Shoes.".
Kelli divides her time between New York and Los Angeles.
While she was in college, she was an Irene Ryan Acting Award finalist and was selected to perform at the Kennedy Center.
Kelli Giddish began acting at an early age and was a staple in her high school's theater department.
Kelli was also an athlete and member of her high school's championship softball team.
Graduated from the University of Evansville in Indiana where she majored in Theatre Performance.