- Named after the Scottish island of Islay.
- Raised in Australia.
- First acting job was being an extra in a lottery advertisement.
- Attended Ecole Jacques Lecoq, a prestigious acting school in Paris.
- Published two novels at the age of 18, Seduced by Fame and Bewitched.
- Secretly wed longtime love Sacha Baron Cohen in an intimate ceremony in Paris on March 15, 2010.
- Powerhouse producer Jerry Bruckheimer has called her "the next Lucille Ball."
- Headlined her first film playing Rebecca Bloomwood in Confessions of a Shopaholic in 2009.
- Feared she would drown when an underwater stunt went wrong on the set of 2013's Now You See Me.
- 2013, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: Nominee
- 2013, AACTA Awards — Best Supporting Actress: Nominee
- Montgomery Moses Brian Baron Cohen — Son
- Sacha Baron Cohen — Husband
- Brian Fisher — Father
- Darren Day — Ex-fiancé
- Edwards Fisher — Brother
- Olive — Daughter
- Elula Lottie Miriam — Daughter
- Daniel Fisher — Brother
- Anthony de Rothschild — Ex-significant Other
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