- Date of Birth:
- February 16, 1989
- 5' 7"
- Sherman Oaks
Elizabeth Olsen (born February 16, 1989 in Sherman Oaks, California) is an American actress and singer. Elizabeth recieved ballet and singing lessons at a young age, before following in the acting footsteps of her older sisters Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen. By the time she was eleven years-old, Elizabeth had small roles in her sisters’ television and straight-to-video movies. After graduating high school, Elizabeth enrolled in New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts. In 2009, she spent a semester in Moscow, Russia, studying theater at the Moscow Art Theatre School. Her breakout role would come in 2011, when she appeared in the critically acclaimed film Martha Marcy Mary Marlene. She would appear opposite Aaron Taylor Johnson in the 2014 version of Godzilla. Her current projects include portraying the Scarlet Witch in The Avengers: Age Of Ultron and starring opposite Tom Hiddleston as Audrey Williams in the 2015 Hank Williams biopic, I Saw The Light.
Best Known For:
Elizabeth is best known for her critically acclaimed role in Martha Marcy May Marlene and being the younger sister of Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen.
Elizabeth started dating actor Boyd Holbrook in 2012. They were engaged in 2014 before splitting up in Januart 2015. Elizabeth’s hobbies include food and fashion. Her sisters’ clothing line, ‘Elizabeth and James’ is named after Elizabeth and her older brother.