“You never choose the way that you're raised, it's just the way that you were raised, but you do get to a certain age where you're in a position to question the expectations of you and the way that you've been formed by your surroundings.”
“Although I'm not particularly troubled myself, I do have a lot of empathy for troubled characters.”
“Coming from dance, I feel acting is - I'm not going to say easy, because it's not. But the dance world is more hard-core.”
Mia Wasikowska (born in Canberra, Australia, on October 14, 1989), is an Australian actress. Before she took up acting, Mia wanted to become a professional ballerina but an injury prevented her from doing so. Mia previously had roles in Australian television and films before she skyrocketed to fame when she starred as Alice in Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland. She also starred as the title character in 2011’s Jane Eyre and in the critically-acclaimed 2010 film The Kids Are All Right.
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Mia Wasikowska is best known for her role as Alice in the 2010 film Alice in Wonderland alongside Johnny Depp and Anne Hathaway.
While Mia Wasikowska keeps her personal life mostly private, she was spotted kissing The Social Network‘s Jesse Eisenberg in Toronto in July 2013.