Isla Fisher, born 3 February 1976 is an Australian actress and author. She began her career on Australian television. Born to Scottish parents in Oman, she moved to Australia at age six. After appearing in television commercials at a young age, she came to prominence for her portrayal of Shannon Reed on the soap opera Home and Away from 1994 to 1997, for which she received two Logie Award nominations.
Fisher first met English comedian and actor Sacha Baron Cohen in 2002 at a party in Sydney. They became engaged in 2004 and were married on 15 March 2010 in a Jewish ceremony in Paris, France. The couple have three children, born in 2007, 2010, and 2015. The family once resided in the United States, but moved to Sydney, Australia in 2020. Fisher is related to Scottish-born Australian actor Mikey Vincent