She began her acting career with “Suite for Fleur.” She shot to fame with her television series “Orange is the New Black.”
Rose was born to Katia Langenheim, a single mother in Melbourne, Australia. Her mother is an artist. Rose travelled frequently, before finally settling in Melbourne. She is god-daughter of Australian boxer Lionel Rose and great-granddaughter of Alec Campbell.
Rose was first spotted in 2002 when she joined Girlfriend model search. She collaborated with Milk and Honey in 2002 and designed a capsule fashion line. The collection included washed jeans, leather jackets and t-shirts with unique designs. She featured in various magazines including Vogue Australia, InStyle Magazine, Marie-Claire Magazine, Cleo, Cosmopolitan and Ney York’s Inked Magazine. She even became the face of Maybelline New York in Australia.
Rose competed with 2000 other hopeful participants for MTV VJ in Australia. She appeared in the “Media Virgins” episode of Australia’s Next Top Model acting as a guest judge. She even hosed “The 7pm Project” along with Dave Hughes, Charlie Pickering, Carrie Bickmore and James Mathison. In 2010 she hosted the Australian version of “Ultimate School Musical.
” She appeared in “Talkin’ ‘Bout Your Generation” alongside Josh Thomas and was selected for the comedy film “Suite for Fleur.” She also starred in “Around the Block” alongside Christina Ricci and Jack Thompson in 2013. She released her first single “Guilty Pleasure” in 2012
Rose became the official correspondent for Foxtel for the Vancouver Winter Olympics in 2010 after hosting Foxtel Mardi Gras for three consecutive years. Her character Stella Carlin in “Orange is the new Black” was loved by the audience. She was also appreciated for her role as the service robot Wendy in the science fiction “Dark Matter.” Apart from acting and music she has won a charity boxing match. She works as the ambassador for Headspace.
Rose is popular among her audience for her love for tattoos. She is also known as a generous supporter of many charities. Her campaigns include animal welfare, campaigns for anti-bullying and youth mental health.
Rose came out as a lesbian when she was only 12 years old. Rose started dating Jessica Origilasso from “The Veronicas” in 2008. She was reported dating Australia’s Next Top Model contestant Lola Van and was engaged to Lyndsey Anne McMillan. She is now reportedly engaged to Pheobe Dahl.