Brie Larson

Actress / Film Director / Screenwriter / Film Actress / Television Actress / Film Producer | * 10/01/1989 (31) | Sacramento, California, USA
Brianne Sidonie Desaulniers (born October 1, 1989), known professionally as Brie Larson, is an American actress and filmmaker. Noted for her supporting work in comedies when a teenager, she has since expanded to leading roles in independent dramas and film franchises, receiving such accolades as an Academy Award, a Primetime Emmy Award, and a Golden Globe. Time magazine named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2019. Born in Sacramento, California, Larson was homeschooled. At age six, she became the youngest student admitted to a training program at the American Conservatory Theater. She soon relocated to Los Angeles and began her acting career in 1998 with a comedy sketch on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. She appeared as a regular in the 2001 sitcom Raising Dad and briefly dabbled with a music career, releasing the album Finally Out of P.E. in 2005. Larson subsequently played supporting roles in the comedy films Hoot (2006), Scott Pil..."> ()
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An American actress, director, and singer. Larson was home-schooled before she studied acting at the American Conservatory Theater. She began her acting career in television, appearing as a regular on the 2001 sitcom Raising Dad, for which she was nominated for a Young Artist Award. As a teenager, Larson had brief roles in the 2004 films 13 Going on 30 and Sleepover. Her performance in the comedy film Hoot (2006) was praised, and she subsequently played supporting roles in the films Greenberg (2010), Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010), 21 Jump Street (2012), and Don Jon (2013). From 2009 to 2011, Larson featured as a rebellious teenager in the television series United States of Tara. Larson's breakthrough role came with the independent drama Short Term 12 (2013), for which she received critical acclaim. Further success came in 2015 when she starred in Room, an acclaimed drama based on Emma Donoghue's novel of the same name. She won several awards for her portrayal of a troubled mother kidnap victim in the film, including the Academy Award, BAFTA Award, Critic's Choice Award, Golden Globe Award, Screen Actors Guild Award and Canadian Screen Award for Best Actress. In 2017, she starred as a war photographer in the adventure film Kong: Skull Island, her highest-grossing release.

Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | Documentaries

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Awards & Nominations for Brie Larson

Academy Award for Best Actress Crystal Award BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role Academy Award for Best Actress

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Movies with Brie Larson as Actress(47)

as Carol Danvers / Captain Marvel2022 Captain Marvel 2
as Victoria Woodhull2020 Victoria Woodhull
as Eva Ansley2019 Just Mercy
as Narrator (voice)2019 Fantastic Fungi
as Carol Danvers / Vers / Captain Marvel2019 Captain Marvel
as Carol Danvers / Captain Marvel2019 Avengers: Endgame
as Mason Weaver2017 Kong: Skull Island
as Linda2017 Basmati Blues
as Justine2017 Free Fire
as Kit2017 Unicorn Store
as Jeannette Walls2017 The Glass Castle
as herself2016 Making “Room”
as herself2016 Journey to the Oscars
as Kim Townsend2015 Trainwreck
as Max2015 Digging for Fire
as Joy "Ma" Newsome2015 Room
as herself2014 Harmontown
as Amy Phillips2014 The Gambler
as Monica Martello2013 Don Jon
as Cassidy Roy2013 The Spectacular Now
as Grace Howard2013 Short Term 12
as Myrtle2013 Bitter Orange
as Molly Tracey2012 21 Jump Street
as Franny2011 Treatment
as Girl2011 Weighting
as Helen2011 Rampart
as Stephanie Jouseski2011 The Trouble with Bliss
as Clara2011 Smorgasbord
as Envy Adams2010 Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
as Sara2010 Greenberg
as Kate2009 Tanner Hall
as Emily Donaldson2009 Just Peck
as Suzy Decker2009 House Broken
as Allison2008 The Babysitter
as Angie Ford2008 Remember the Daze
as I Need a Z-Pack Penguin (voice)2007 Farce of the Penguins
as Beatrice "The Bear" Leep2006 Hoot
as Six Chick2004 13 Going on 30
as Liz Daniels2004 Sleepover
as Courtney Enders2003 Right on Track
as Racing Girl #22001 Madison

TV Shows/Series with Brie Larson as Actress(15)

as herself2017 Carpool Karaoke
as herself2012 Comedy Bang! Bang!
as Kate Gregson2009 United States of Tara
as Ashley2009 The League
as Rachel2009 Community
as Emily Stewart2001 Raising Dad
1999 Popular
as herself1997 The View
as Herself - Host??? Saturday Night Live

Movies with Brie Larson as Crew(17)

Directing/Director2019 Lady Business
Sound/Songs2017 Basmati Blues
Directing/Director2017 Unicorn Store
Production/Producer2017 Unicorn Store
Crew/Thanks2016 Wiener-Dog
Sound/Songs2015 Room
Crew/Thanks2013 Fashion Film
Directing/Director2012 The Arm
Writing/Writer2012 The Arm
Directing/Director2011 Weighting
Editing/Editor2011 Weighting
Writing/Writer2011 Weighting
Sound/Scoring Mixer2011 Weighting
Sound/Songs2006 Hoot
Sound/Songs2005 Go Figure

Additional Information

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Born: Sunday, 10/01 1989 (October) in Sacramento (current age: 31 years + 25 days)
Zodiac sign: Libra (Chinese zodiac sign: Snake)
Languages: English (EN, native language), French (FR, native language)
Educated at: American Conservatory Theater
Record Label: Casablanca Records
Other names for Brie Larson (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Brianne Sidonie Desaulniers"
"بري لارسون"
"브리 라슨"
"Бри Ларсон"
"บรี ลาร์สัน"
"Брі Ларсон"
"ब्री लार्सन"
"Μπρι Λάρσον"
Brie Larson frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (31x, Actor)
Bill Hader (23x, Actor)
Maya Rudolph (13x, Actress)
Scarlett Johansson (11x, Actress)
Stan Lee (9x, Crew)
Alec Baldwin (8x, Actor)
Tom Hanks (8x, Actor)
Molly Shannon (8x, Actress)
Jack Black (7x, Actor)
Adam Sandler (7x, Actor)
Robert De Niro (7x, Actor)
Jay Leno (7x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1301, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 10/16/2020