Abbey Lee Kershaw Talks Ditching Modeling for Acting with Marie Claire

May 13, 2015
Abbey Lee Kershaw poses a photo in the June 2015 issue of Marie Claire.

Photographed by Alexei Hay, model turned actress Abbey Lee Kershaw is featured in the June 2015 issue of Marie Claire. Appearing in Mad Max: Fury Road, Kershaw discusses making the transition from top model to actress. She candidly exclaims, “No one knows who the fuck I am.” Kershaw, who has appeared in campaigns for the likes of Gucci and Versace beat out more than a thousand girls for her role as Mad Max’s The Dag. Making the move from Brooklyn, New York to sunny Los Angeles to pursue acting, Kershaw shares, “This is a true passion, so I’m not going to take it lightly. I want to be challenged, and with that comes being selective about the things I go for.” Read more on

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