Alice Suki Waterhouse was born 5 January 1992 and is an English model, actress and entrepreneur.
She was born in n in Hammersmith, London, and was raised in Chiswick, London, the daughter of Elizabeth, a cancer care nurse, and Norman Waterhouse, a plastic surgeon. She has a brother named Charlie, and two younger sisters, Madeleine and Imogen (“Immy”), who are also models and an actress, respectively.
Waterhouse began her modelling career after being discovered in–as she said in a Vogue video–”Either a Topshop or H&M” in London when she was 16. When she was 19, she became a lingerie model for Marks and Spencer.
She worked for Burberry and Redken. Waterhouse has also modelled for brands like Tommy Hilfiger (alongside her sister Immy), Swatch, Lucy in Disguise, H&M, Alice + Olivia, Coast, Max Studio, Sass & bide, Caterina Gatta and Pepe Jeans.
Waterhouse has appeared on the covers of British, Korean, Thai, Taiwanese and Turkish Vogue, Tatler, British and Korean Elle as well as Lucky, L’Officiel, American Marie Claire, French Grazia and 1883 Magazine.
Waterhouse has also shot editorials for American, Chinese, Russian, and Japanese Vogue, Love Magazine, American Elle, Velour, and Stylist Magazine among others.
Waterhouse has also walked the runway for brands including Burberry, Alexander Wang, and Balenciaga and is a regular on the front row at fashion week.
In April 2017, Waterhouse was chosen as the “Mercier Muse” for the makeup brand Laura Mercier.
In 2014 Waterhouse played Bethany Williams in the romantic comedy Love, Rosie. She also played Marlene in the Divergent sequel The Divergent Series: Insurgent (2015), based on the book of the same name. Later, Waterhouse played Arlen in Ana Lily Amirpour’s romance thriller film The Bad Batch. Waterhouse also played Quintana in Billionaire Boys Club. In June 2016, it was announced that Waterhouse would play Cecily of York in the Starz miniseries adaptation of the novel The White Princess by Philippa Gregory. She played “The Girl”, in the 2017 drama film The Girl Who Invented Kissing, released April 29, 2017 written and directed by Tom Sierchio.
In September 2016, it was announced that Waterhouse would star opposite Ansel Elgort in the film Jonathan.
In September 2016, Waterhouse announced the launch of Pop & Suki, a direct-to-consumer Millennial-targeted accessories brand that she co-founded with her best friend Poppy Jamie and CEO Leo Seigal. The focus of the brand is on customization and versatility, and Pop & Suki has since been featured in publications such as Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, W, and Elle.
Celebrities that have worn the brand include Jessica Alba, Lady Gaga, Cara Delevingne, Emily Ratajkowski, Lena Dunham, and Taylor Hill.
For Pop & Suki’s launch, the brand took over Mel’s Drive-In in Hollywood and converted it into a pop-up pink-themed Pop & Suki Diner.