Alison Brie

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Alison Brie
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Born Alison Brie Schermerhorn
(1982-12-29) December 29, 1982 (age 35)
Hollywood, California, United States
Occupation Actress
Years active 2004–present
Spouse(s) Dave Franco (m. 2017)

Alison Brie Schermerhorn (born December 29, 1982), better known by her stage name Alison Brie, is an American actress. She is best known for her role as "Annie Edison" on the NBC sitcom Community and Trudy Campbell on the AMC drama Mad Men. She has also been in movies such as Scream 4 (2011), The Five-Year Engagement (2012), and The Lego Movie (2014).

Brie was born in Hollywood, California. Her mother is Jewish and her father is of Dutch, Irish, and Scottish origin. She started acting in 2004 at the Jewish Community Center in Southern California. She lives in Los Angeles.[1] She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from the California Institute of the Arts in 2005.[2] Before she was a movie actress, Brie worked as a clown at birthday parties. She also performed in theater in California.[3] Brie also studied at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama in Scotland.

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  1. "Alison Brie biography". Retrieved February 9, 2014. 
  2. Lipp, Deborah (2008-10-12). "Exclusive Alison Brie Interview, part 1". Basket of Kisses. Retrieved 2009-09-18. 
  3. Price, Erik (2009-09-11). "Alison Brie: Funny Joke from a Beautiful Woman". Esquire. Archived from the original on 15 September 2009. Retrieved 2009-09-18. 

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