Who is Brie Larson? Her Wiki: Career, Movies, Net worth, Early life, Personal life, Facts
Brianne Sidonie Desaulniers is an American actress who is widely reputed by the name called Brie Larson. Along with it, she is also a filmmaker and musician who had received honors such as Academy Award, a British Academy Film Award, and a Golden Globe Award.
How was the Early life of Brie Larson?
She was born on 1 October 1989, in Sacramento, California to father Sylvain Desaulniers and mother Heather Desaulniers, where her parents run homeopathic chiropractors together. She has a sibling named Milaine. At the age of six she was homeschooled at the American Conservatory Theater where she was the youngest admitted to a training program. She said that her homeschooling helped her to explore innovative and abstract experiences. Later at seven, she experienced trauma as her parents divorced. After that, she moved near Hollywood studio lots at Burbank with her mother and sister where they used to live in a very small crappy one-room apartment due to their poor financial condition. Her mother moved to that place with them just to fulfill her interest and dreams of acting. She adopted her name Larson from her Swedish grandmother and an American Girl doll named Kristen Larson that she received as a child just because her last name was difficult to pronounce.
How did Brie Larson start her Career?
She began her acting career at the very young age, just only at the age of eight (1998) with a comedy sketch in 'The Tonight Show' with Jay Leno. She played as 'Emily' in 2001, in the sitcom 'Raising Dad' which was aired on 'The WB' network. She played the role of one of the daughters as the series narrated the story of a widower typing to raise his two daughters but the show was canceled after 22 episodes. In 2003, she acted in the movie 'Right On Track' in the 'Disney channel'. In the same year, she released her music skills tracks on her personal websites. She was seen in the teen movie 'Sleepover' in 2004. She has also released her music debut album, 'Finally Out of P.E.' in 2005 where the album focused on teenage audiences. More than three thousand albums were sold in the U.S. With actors Logan Lerman and Cody Linley, she appeared in the movie 'Hoot' in 2006.
In the animation movie 'Farce of the Penguins', she lent her voice to the character of a penguin in 2007. She has also appeared in small roles in the movie such as '13 going on 30' and 'Remember the Daze'. In 2009, she cast in the drama film 'Tanner Hall' which was a coming-of-age tale of four teenage girls in a boarding school. Her character in that movie was noticed though the film was not so successful. In the same year, she was offered the role of 'Kate Gregson' in the comedy series 'United States of Tara' in the 'Showtime'. She acted in the stage adaptation of the play 'Our Town' in 2010 at the 'Williamstown Theatre Festival'. She also performed a small role in 2011, in the drama film 'Rampart'. Besides acting and musical career, she uplifted herself for being a director and in 2012 she made her directorial debut with the short film 'The Arm'. Later, in 2013 she co-directed a short film 'Weighting' with Dustin Bowser.
In the same year, she got the 1st chance to play a lead role in the drama movie 'Short term 12'. In 2013 and 2014, she played as the supporting roles in movies. In 2015, she bagged a career-defining role in the drama film 'Room' and also she was the part of a comedy movie 'Digging for Fire'. She won the 'Academy Award' for the 'Best Actress' for her stellar performance in the movie 'Room'. In 2017, she played the lead role in the movies such as 'Kong: Skull Island', 'The Glass Castle', and 'Unicorn Store'.
What is the Net worth of Brie Larson?
Her net worth is estimated to be around $11 million and her annual income is approximately $2 million. Recently she brought a new brand of Porsche luxury car worth $180,000. She has a total of 4 luxury cars which are worth $850,000 and a mansion worth $3 million. Over the past few years, her net worth has seen to increase by 52%.
Who is in the Personal life of Brie Larson?
Currently, she is in a relationship with a musician and lead singer of the band Phantom Planet Alex Greenwald. The couple got engaged in 2016 and has no any child so far. She is one of the members of 'Time's Up' (an initiative to prevent sexual abuse in the entertainment industry) and has raised a strong voice against sexual exploitation of women. When a number of sexually abused victims were brought on stage at the 88th 'Academy Award' ceremony, Larson hugged each of them.
Facts about Brie Larson
She presented the award for the best actor Casey Affleck at the 89th 'Academy Award' ceremony but due to the sexual allegations against him, though the audience gave him a standing ovation, she chose not to applaud him.
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