Emily Jane Browning
7 December 1988
Emily Jane Browning (born 7 December 1988) 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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