Elizabeth Olsen

Elizabeth Olsen

Elizabeth Chase Olsen was born on February 16th, 1989 in Sherman Oaks, California, USA to Jarnette and David Olsen (now divorced). Elizabeth has five siblings, famous older sisters Mary-Kate & Ashley, big brother Trent and younger stepsiblings, Taylor and Jake (from her father’s remarriage).

She appeared in her older sisters movies How the West Was Fun in 1994 and The Adventures of Mary-Kate & Ashley: The Case of the Mystery Cruise in 1995. Elizabeth is a graduate of NYU Tisch School of the Arts and the Atlantic Theater Company Acting School in New York City.

Her breakthrough came in 2011 when Elizabeth starred in the independent thriller drama Martha Marcy May Marlene, for which she was nominated for the Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Actress and Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead, among other awards. Elizabeth subsequently starred in the films Silent House (2011), Liberal Arts (2012), Oldboy (2013), Godzilla (2014), I Saw the Light (2015), Ingrid Goes West (2017), and Wind River (2017). Since 2014, Olsen has portrayed superhero Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. [Wikipedia, under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0]

YearTitleCharacterRelease Date
2019Untitled Avengers MovieWanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch2019-05-03
2018Avengers: Infinity WarWanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch2018-04-27
2018KodachromeZooey Barnes2018-04-20
2017Ingrid Goes WestTaylor Sloane2017-08-11
2017Wind RiverJane Banner2017-08-04
2016Captain America: Civil WarWanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch2016-05-06
2016I Saw the LightAudrey Mae Williams2016-03-25
2015Avengers: Age of UltronWanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch2015-05-01
2014GodzillaElle Brody2014-05-16
2014Captain America: The Winter SoldierWanda Maximoff (uncredited)2014-04-04
2014In SecretThérèse Raquin2014-02-21
2013OldboyMarie Sebastian2013-11-27
2013Kill Your DarlingsEdie Parker2013-10-16
2013Very Good GirlsGerry2013-01-22
2012Liberal ArtsZibby2012-09-14
2012Red LightsSally Owen2012-07-12
2011Martha Marcy May MarleneMartha2011-10-21
2011Peace, Love & MisunderstandingZoe Hudson2011-09-22
2011Silent HouseSarah2011-01-21
1994How The West Was FunGirl in Car1994-11-19
1993Our First VideoHerself1993-01-01