Brie Larson

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Brie Larson
Brie Larson in 2018
Brianne Sidonie Desaulniers

(1989-10-01) October 1, 1989 (age 34)
Occupation(s)Celebrity, Singer
Years active1998 - present
Brie Larson in 2011

Brianne Sidonie Desaulniers, known professionally as Brie Larson, (born in Sacramento, California, October 1, 1989)[1] is an American actress.

She played Molly in the 2012 movie version of 21 Jump Street. She also played Envy in Scott Pilgrim vs. the World. Larson won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her role as Ma in the 2015 movie Room. Brie Larson is Captain Marvel.

Awards and nominations[change | change source]

Brie Larson has received many awards and nominations. She began acting at age eight, and followed it with minor supporting roles in various movies. Her breakthrough came with her leading performance in the 2013 coming-of-age drama film Short Term 12, for which she was nominated for the Independent Spirit Award and a Critics' Choice Award.

She garnered widespread acclaim for her performance as Joy "Ma" Newsome in the 2015 drama Room, for which she won the Academy Award for Best Actress, the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama, the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role, the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, and the Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Actress.

Filmography[change | change source]

Movies[change | change source]

Year Title Role Notes
1999 Special Delivery Little Angel
2004 13 Going on 30 Six Chick
2004 Sleepover Elizabeth "Liz" Daniels
2005 Madison Racing Girl
2006 Hoot Beatrice "The Bear" Leep
2007 Farce of the Penguins I Need a Z-Pack Penguin Voice
2008 Remember the Daze Angie Ford
2008 The Babysitter Allison
2009 House Broken Susan "Suzy" Decker
2009 Just Peck Emily Donaldson
2009 Tanner Hall Kate
2010 Greenberg Sara
2010 Scott Pilgrim vs. the World Natalie V. "Envy" Adams
2011 Treatment Franny
2011 Weighting Co-director and co-writer
2011 Smorgasbord Ciara
2011 Rampart Helen
2012 21 Jump Street Molly Tracey
2012 The Trouble with Bliss Stephanie Jouseski
2012 The Arm Co-director and co-writer
2013 Bitter Orange Myrtle
2013 Don Jon Monica Martello
2013 Short Term 12 Grace Howard
2013 The Spectacular Now Cassidy
2014 The Gambler Amy Phillips
2015 Digging for Fire Max
2015 Trainwreck Kim Townsend
2015 Room Joy "Ma" Newsome
2016 Free Fire Justine
2017 Kong: Skull Island Mason Weaver
2017 The Glass Castle Jeanette Walls
2017 Unicorn Store Kit
2017 Basmati Blues Linda
2019 Captain Marvel Carol Danvers
2020 Untitled Victoria Woodhull film Victoria Woodhull Announced march 2017

Television[change | change source]

Year Title Role Notes
1998 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Roadkill Easy Bake Oven / Girl Scout 2 episodes
1998 To Have & to Hold Lily Quinn 2 episodes
1999 Touched by an Angel Rachel Episode: "Into the Fire"
1999 Popular Robin Robin Episode: "Fall on Your Knees"
2000 Then Came You Young Allison Episode: "Then Came Aidan's Ex"
2000 Schimmel Samantha Pilot
2001 - 2002 Raising Dad Emily Stewart 22 episodes
2003 Right on Track Courtney Enders Film
2003 Hope & Faith Sydney Shanowski Unaired pilot
2008 Ghost Whisperer Krista Eisenburg Episode: "Slam"
2009 The Burg Hipster Girl Episode: "Change"
2009 - 2011 United States of Tara Katherine "Kate" Gregson 36 episodes
2011 The League Ashley 2 episodes
2012 NTSF:SD:SUV:: Katerin Episode: "The Real Bicycle Thief"
2012 Entry Level Laura Pilot
2013 Kroll Show College Girl 2 episodes
2013 - 2014 Community Rachel 3 episodes
2015 Comedy Bang! Bang! Herself Episode: "Brie Larson Wears a Billowy Long-Sleeve Shirt and White Saddle Shoes"
2016 Saturday Night Live Host Episode: "Brie Larson/Alicia Keys"

References[change | change source]

  1. "Brie Larson". TV Guide. Retrieved February 6, 2014.