Kelly Osbourne is a television personality, host, fashion designer, singer and actress. She first came to prominence while appearing on the reality series, “The Osbournes” with her family, for which they won a 2002 Emmy Award for Outstanding Reality Program.
Osbourne will soon be seen on the judging panel for the first season of “Project Runway: Junior,” which will feature teenage contestants. She will also appear as a judge on the new season of “Australia’s Got Talent” on the Nine Network in 2016. She was a co-host on E!’s hit show, “Fashion Police” from 2010 to 2015 and is frequently found on the red carpet at top award shows and key events, including the SAG Awards, Grammy Awards, MTV Movie Awards, and events surrounding Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week is New York, as well as London Fashion Week.
In June 2014, Osbourne released a collection of M*A*C Cosmetics she co-created with her mother, Sharon. She has also been busy designing Stories…By Kelly Osbourne, her first ready-to-wear fashion line that was released at the end of September. The line’s second collection will be released in 2015.
She has been lending her voice to the Disney XD animated series “The 7D,” playing the villain “Hildy.” The show was just picked up for a second season. She has also appeared on ABC’s smash hit, “Dancing with the Stars,” in which she and professional dance partner Louis van Amstel took third place.
The MTV reality show “The Osbournes” aired from 2002 to 2005 and chronicled the family’s day-to-day life. Kelly, the middle child, emerged (according to Rolling Stone) as “a wickedly funny, brutally honest, pint-size, potty-mouthed spitfire.”
Osbourne made her debut as an actress with a starring role on the ABC high school teen drama “Life As We Know It,” where she played the supporting role of Deborah Beatrice Tynan. In 2006, Osbourne played the role of Wendy from “Peter Pan” in “The Queen’s Handbag” as well as providing a voice for the animated film, “Live Freaky Die Freaky.”
She made her stage debut in the role of prison matron, “Mama Morton” in the musical drama “Chicago.” She did a seven-week run in the musical at the Cambridge Theatre in London.
Osbourne had a cameo role, playing herself in Mike Meyers’ “Austin Powers in Goldmember.” She recently starred in the comedy, “Should’ve Been Romeo,” as “Nicole” a fun loving groupie. She was also seen opposite Miley Cyrus in “So Undercover,” in which she plays the sorority sister to undercover private eye, Miley Cyrus.
In 2009, Osbourne released her autobiography: “Fierce.” The book contains autobiographical elements and advice, strength and guidance for tough periods.