Academy Award winning actress Brie Larson became a prominent face in entertainment industry after starring in the hit films Short Term 12 and Room. The latter earned her several accolades for her stellar performance including the Academy Award for Best Actress. She is regarded as one of the versatile actresses in the industry and has been acclaimed for her work in films and TV series. Besides acting, Larson is also a singer and released her debut album Finally Out of P.E. in 2005.
Brianne Sidonie Desaulniers
Actress, Singer, Filmmaker
Birthday / Date of Birth
Brie Larson was born on 1 October 1989, in Sacramento, California, U.S.
She’s currently 29 years old.
Her ancestry is English, Swedish, German, Welsh, and Scottish.
Larson attended American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco, California where she studied acting.
- Father – Sylvain Desaulniers (Chiropractor)
- Mother – Heather (née Edwards) (Chiropractor)
- Siblings – Milaine “Mimsy” Larson (Younger Sister)
Larson has been dating musician Alex Greenwald since 2013 and were engaged in May 2016.
- In feet – 5 feet 7 inches
- In centimeters – 170 cm
- In meters – 1.7 m
- In Kilograms – 58 kg
- In Pounds – 128 lbs
- Measurements – 34-24-35
- Bust – 34 inches
- Waist – 24 inches
- Hip – 35 inches
- Bra Size – 32B
She wears a size 9 (US) shoe.
Her dress size is 4 (US).
In 1999, Brie Larson was cast in the film Special Delivery which saw her playing the role of “Little Angel”.
In 1998, Larson had her first appearance on television performing in sketches on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. The same year she was cast in CBS’s short lived TV series To Have & to Hold for her role as Lily Quinn.
Larson released her debut album, “Finally Out of P.E.” on October 18, 2005 via Casablanca Records.
Having played her role as Joy “Ma” Newsome in the 2015 independent drama film, Room, which was based on the novel of the same name by Emma Donoghue. She received several awards for her role in the film including the the Academy Award for Best Actress, Golden Globe, British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA) and Screen Actors Guild Awards.
Brie Larson Favorites
- Favorite Food – Lasagna or burritos
- Favorite TV Shows – The OC (2003-2007), Carnivàle (2003-2005), Law and Order: Special Victims Unit (1990-2010)
Brie Larson Net worth
Larson’s net worth is estimated at $11 million.
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Brie Larson Facts
She began her acting career at the age of 8 with sketches on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.
In 2017, she starred as a photographer in the adventure film Kong: Skull Island, her highest-grossing release till date.
Apart from acting, Larson is also credited as director in the 2017 film Unicorn Store.
She has written and directed two short films, titled Weighting (2011), and The Arm (2012).
She is an advocate for sexual assault victims.
Brie will play Carol Danvers / Captain Marvel in the Marvel Studios film Captain Marvel (2019) and the untied Avengers film (2019).
She is a scuba certified driver.