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Elizabeth Olsen Profile
Elizabeth Olsen is an American actress. She starred in her debut film role in the thriller Martha Marcy May Marlene in 2011, for which she was acclaimed and nominated for a Critics’ Choice Movie Award among other accolades, followed by a role in the horror film Silent House.
Elizabeth Olsen Age
Olsen is 34 years old as of 2023. She was born on 16th February 1989 in Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California, United States. Furthermore, she celebrates her birthday on 16th February every year.
Elizabeth Olsen Height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches tall.
Elizabeth Olsen Education
She went to Campbell Hall School in Studio City, California. Olsen attended New York University (NYU)’s Tisch School of the Arts, during which she took classes at Atlantic Theater Company and spent a semester at the Moscow Art Theatre School in Russia. She attained understudy roles in the 2008 off-Broadway production of the play Dust and the 2009 Broadway production of the play Impressionism, which led to her securing an agent. Olsen graduated from NYU in January 2013.
Elizabeth Olsen Family
Her mother, Jarnie, is a former dancer, while her father, Dave, is a real estate agent. She is the younger sister of twin fashion designers Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, who became successful television and film actresses as children. Olsen also has an older brother, a younger half-brother, and a younger half-sister. Her parents divorced in 1996.
Olsen began acting when she was four years old, appearing in Mary-Kate and Ashley’s projects, including the 1994 television film How the West Was Fun and the straight-to-video series The Adventures of Mary-Kate Ashley. As a child, she took acting classes and spent time at a musical theatre camp. Olsen nearly quit pursuing acting in 2004 due to the media attention on Mary-Kate’s eating disorder
Elizabeth Olsen Husband
She and actor Boyd Holbrook were in a relationship from 2011 to 2014. Olsen became engaged to musician Robbie Arnett, of the American band Milo Greene, in July 2019 after three years of dating. The two secretly married before the COVID-19 pandemic, having eloped. She and Arnett live in Los Angeles. They co-wrote a children’s book, titled Hattie Harmony: Worry Detective, which was released in June 2022. As of 2022, Olsen has no children. However, she has expressed her interest in having children when the time comes
Elizabeth Olsen Religion
Olsen says she became an atheist at the age of 13 because she believes “religion should be about community and having a place to go in prayer, not something that should determine women’s freedoms.” She formerly held a real estate license in New York, which she obtained after first moving there. Olsen is an ambassador for the company Bobbi Brown Cosmetics.
Elizabeth Olsen Marvel Cinematic Universe
Additionally, Olsen starred in the 2015 superhero film Avengers: Age of Ultron, a sequel to The Avengers, joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe media franchise. In the film, she portrayed Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch, which marked the comic book character’s film debut. Moreover, she first appeared as the character in a post-credits scene of the 2014 film Captain America: The Winter Soldier, alongside Aaron Taylor-Johnson, who portrayed Maximoff’s brother, Pietro.
Olsen played the part with an accent originating from a fictional country called Sokovia, which she described as similar to Slovakian. She reprised the role in Captain America: Civil War (2016), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), and Avengers: Endgame (2019), the last of which became the second highest-grossing film of all time. With the role, Olsen rose to fame.
Elizabeth Olsen, I Saw the Light
Olsen portrayed Audrey Williams, the wife, manager, and duet partner of singer Hank Williams, portrayed by Tom Hiddleston. Moreover, in the 2015 biographical film, I Saw the Light, directed by Marc Abraham. In 2017, she starred as a novice FBI agent in the mystery film Wind River and a social media influencer in the comedy-drama film Ingrid Goes West, both of which were released in August to critical praise. Vulture’s David Edelstein found Olsen’s “incongruously high-schoolish demeanor” in Wind River problematic, while Peter Travers of Rolling Stone wrote that she gave a “major eye-opener of a performance” in Ingrid Goes West, deeming it “toxic perfection”.
The following year, she appeared in the Netflix film Kodachrome, playing a caregiver to a photographer, played by Ed Harris. Olsen executive produced and starred as a young widow named Leigh Shaw in the Facebook Watch web television series Sorry for Your Loss, which premiered in September 2018.
Furthermore, she said the three years it took to develop the series enabled her to immerse herself in Shaw’s impulses. Critics reviewed the series positively, and Olsen’s performance, which earned her a nomination for the Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Actress in a Drama Series, was noted as “stunning”, “disciplined and sharp”, as well as “slyly sympathetic”. Moreover, the series was canceled in January 2020 after two seasons.
Elizabeth Olsen Award nominations
Critics praised the cast, with Vox’s Alex Abad-Santos writing Olsen was brilliant in her portrayal and Linda Holmes of NPR highlighting her “indelible central performance” in their respective reviews. Moreover, Olsen earned a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie and a Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film for her performance. Additionally, she reprised the role in the film Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, which was released in May 2022 to mixed reviews.
Furthermore, Olsen’s performance received praise, with Owen Gleiberman of Variety writing that it “generates an operatic fire”. Moreover, Olsen is set to star as housewife Candy Montgomery in Love and Death, an HBO Max limited series about a 1980 murder in Texas. Furthermore, Alongside Paul Bettany as Vision, Olsen played Maximoff again in the superhero miniseries WandaVision, which premiered on Disney+ in January 2021. In addition to complimenting Olsen and Bettany’s chemistry,
Elizabeth Olsen Movies and TV Shows
- Martha Marcy May Marlene Martha / Marcy May / Marlene Lewi.
- Red Lights Sally Owen.
- Silent House Sarah.
- Kill Your Darling,s Edie Parker.
- Captain America: The Winter Soldier Wanda Maximoff.
- Avengers: Age of Ultron Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch.
- Captain America: Civil War Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch.
- Avengers: Infinity War Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch Avengers: Endgame.
- Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.
- WandaVision Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch.
- Love and Death Dagger Candy Montgomery Miniseries
- What If…? Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch.
Elizabeth Olsen Net Worth
Olsen has an estimated annual Net Worth of $ 1 million to $5 million earned from her career as an Actress.
Elizabeth Olsen Social Media Platforms
Olsen is very active on her Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook pages. She has 31.9k followers on Twitter, 342k followers on Instagram, and 4.7 million followers on Facebook.