Born in the year 1984 on 1st May, in New Zealand, Kerry Bishe spent the better half of her childhood days in the United States of America when she shifted there along with her parents. Not much detail is available about her early life and the particulars about her parents are not known. There is also no news about the fact that whether she has any siblings or not. She was enrolled as a student at the Montclair Kimberley Academy situated in Montclair, Essex County in New Jersey, United States of America. She graduated from there in 2002 and went on to complete her education from the Northwestern University situated in Evanston in Illinois, United States of America.

It is known that she was interested in acting from a very young age, but there is no news about how her interest in acting was started and what inspired her to choose acting as a career. She started her acting career with the movie The Half Life of Mason Lake where she was chosen to play the character of Sarah Rosen in 2007. The turning point in her career came in 2012 when she was cast for playing the character of Kathy Stafford in the hit movie Argo. This movie helped her gain a lot of popularity and she was appreciated for her role in the movie.

She was also honored with several awards and nominations for her role in the movie. She is a versatile actress who is known for several roles and movies which include The Lucky Ones as a college girl in 2008, Sex and the City as twenty-something girl in 2008, The Understudy as April in 2008, Nice Guy Johnny as Brooke in 2010, Meskada as Emily Cordin in 2010, Red State as Cheyenne in 2011, Turkey Bowl as Kerry in 2011, Newlyweds as Linda in 2011, Max Rose as Annie Rose in 2013, Grand Piano as Emma Selznick in 2013 and The Ticket as Jessica in 2016.

She started her television career with the television movie Night Life where she was seen as playing the character of Violet in 2008. In 2009, she was chosen as the main cast in the popular television show Scrubs where she was seen as playing the character of Lucy Bennett. This role helped her gain her lot of popularity and her fan-following also increased. She is also popular for playing the character of Donna Clark in the television show Halt and Catch Fire in 2014. She was a part of a number of television shows which include Life on Mars as Eve Flannery in 2009, Royal Pains as Emma Newberg in 2009, Virtuality as Billie Kashmiri in 2009, Public Morals as Sarah in 2015 and Billions as Elise in 2016.

Talking about the personal aspect of her life, there is no news of any boyfriends and in her interview, she has often stated that she is single. She is also available on several social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc. Her biography states that her net worth is very high.