Brie Larson Bio

Brie-Larson

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Quick facts

Real NameBrianne Sidonie Desaulniers
NicknameBrie Larson
Born InSacramento, California
BirthdayOctober 1, 1989
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters – 170 cm
in meters – 1.70 m
in feet inches -5′ 7″
Weight (approx.)in Kilograms – 58 kg
in Pounds – 128 lbs

About Brie Larson

Brie Larson is an American actor, singer, and filmmaker. She has portrayed several notable characters on TV and in movies.Born on October 1, 1989, in Sacramento, California, Brie Larson knew she wanted to be an actress by the age of six. She eventually moved to Los Angeles with her mother and sister to pursue her dream.

Brie had a younger sister Milaine. The father, the Canadian French Sylvain Desaulniers, left his wife and two daughters when the girls were small. In 2016, the actress told Elle that she did not see her father or talk to him for ten years after the parents’ divorce.

Brie Larson Career

At first, she landed guest spots on such shows as The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and Touched by an Angel. In 2001, Larson had a leading role on the short-lived sitcom Raising Dad with Bob Saget and Kat Dennings.

In 2006, Larson starred opposite Logan Lerman in the film adaptation of the Carl Hiaasen novel Hoot. But her career really began to take off with her work on the Showtime series United States of Tara, starring Toni Colette as a woman with multiple personalities. Larson played one of Colette’s children in the series. Around this time, she also appeared in such films as Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2011) and 21 Jump Street (2012).

In 2013 and 2014, Larson appeared in supporting roles in movies such as ‘The Spectacular Now,’ ‘Don Jon,’ and ‘The Gambler.’ In 2015, she was part of the comedy movie ‘Digging for Fire.’ The movie allowed Larson to improvise her role.

 

In 2015, Larson bagged a career-defining role. She played ‘Joy’ in the drama film ‘Room,’ directed by Lenny Abrahamson.After the success of ‘Room,’ Larson was offered the lead role in the action–comedy movie ‘Free Fire.’ In 2017, she played the role of a photojournalist in the movie ‘Kong: Skull Island.’ The same year, she played the protagonist in the biographical movie ‘The Glass Castle.

Brie Larson Personal Life

Since 2013, Brie Larson has been dating the musician Alex Greenwald; he accompanied her at the Academy Award ceremony.The couple’s relationship seems to have passed the necessary trials: in 2016, the actress’s official representative confirmed the rumors about the woman’s engagement. Fans are looking forward to Brie and Alex’s wedding.

Brie Larson Net Worth

$10 million (as in 2016)

Brie Larson Movies

  • 1999 – Touched by an Angel
  • 1999 – Popular
  • 2000 – Then Came You
  • 2003 – Right on Track
  • 2003 – Hope & Faith
  • 2004 – 13 Going on 30
  • 2006 – Hoot
  • 2009 – United States of Tara
  • 2010 – Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
  • 2012 – 21 Jump Street
  • 2013 – Don Jon
  • 2014 – The Gambler
  • 2015 – Room
  • 2016 – Basmati Blues
  • 2017 – Kong: Skull Island