Emily Browning

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Emily Browning
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Browning in October 2011
Born
Emily Jane Browning

(1988-12-07) 7 December 1988 (age 32)
Melbourne, Australia
NationalityAustralian
OccupationActress

Emily Jane Browning[1] (born 7 December 1988)[1] is an Australian movie actress and singer. Browning made her movie start in the Australian television movie The Echo of Thunder. Later, she played recurring roles in Australian television shows Blue Heelers and Something in the Air. Her breakthrough role was in the 2002 horror movie Ghost Ship, which introduced her to a wider audience. In 2005, Browning won the Australian Film Institute International Award for Best Actress for her portrayal of Violet Baudelaire in the comedy movie Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004).

Browning is also known for her roles in the horror movie The Uninvited (2009), the action movie Sucker Punch (2011), and the independent movie Sleeping Beauty (2011). Her role in Sleeping Beauty was highly praised and in 2011 was named the Breakthrough performer of the year by Hamptons International Film Festival.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Emily Browining Biography Archived 2011-05-09 at the Wayback Machine. Celebritywonder, retrieved 30 June 2011