RILEY Keough is best known for being the daughter of Lisa Marie Presley and Danny Keough.
Like her parents she has turned to a life of fame, but who is she?
Who is Riley Keough?
Riley Keough is an American actress.
She made her feature film debut at age 20, appearing in a supporting part in the musical biopic The Runaways in 2010.
She then starred in the independent thriller film The Good Doctor in 2011.
In 2016, Keough had her breakthrough role as a law student-turned-escort in the first season of the anthology series The Girlfriend Experience.
In 2022 Riley turned to directing as she made her debut with the drama War Pony.
Is Riley Keough married and does she have children?
Riley has been married to Ben Smith-Petersen since 2015.
The couple tied the knot in Napa, California, United States.
It’s not known whether the pair have children together.
How is Riley Keough related to Lisa Marie Presley?
Riley is Lisa Marie Presley’s daughter.
Keough was born on May 29, 1989, at Providence Saint John’s Health Center in Santa Monica, California.
She is the eldest child of singer-songwriter Lisa Marie Presley and musician Danny Keough, and the eldest grandchild of Elvis Presley and actress and businesswoman Priscilla Presley.
Riley’s father met her mother while performing as a bass guitarist in her mother’s band.
She had a full brother, Benjamin Storm Keough, who took his own life in July 2020.
She also has two half-sisters, twins Harper and Finley, from her mother’s fourth marriage to Michael Lockwood.
What has Riley Keough said about Michael Jackson?
Riley’s mother was married to Michael Jackson from 1994 to 1996, but they had no children.
Speaking about her famous family on The Late Late Show with James Corden in 2017, Riley said: “I didn’t know Elvis, but I did know Michael. He’d get me lots of toys and things I wanted.”
She added: “One time he got me this really nice watch. We were at Disneyland. He bought me this really nice watch. It was a Beauty and the Beast watch — It was a really special one.”
Riley mentioned Michael’s famous chimp Bubbles and even once took one of them to school.
Riley said: “[He] was great. There was like a few different chimps that I remember. I don’t remember which one is which. I remember one pulling on my curtains in my house and then one went to school with me one time, which was pretty cool.”