Elizabeth Olsen

Elizabeth Olsen

Movie Actress

Elizabeth Chase Olsen is an American actress. Born in Sherman Oaks, California, Olsen began acting at age four.

Full Name
Elizabeth Chase Olsen
Feb 16, 1989
5′ 6″
Net Worth


Elizabeth Chase Olsen was born on February 16, 1989 in Sherman Oaks, California. Her zodiac sign is Aquarius and her ethnicity is Caucasian. She is the daughter of Jarnette Jones and David Olsen and has two older siblings, twins Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen. Elizabeth's parents divorced when she was four years old and she was primarily raised by her mother.

At a young age, Elizabeth expressed an interest in acting and started attending classes at the Stella Adler Studio of Acting at the age of 11. She went on to attend New York University's Tisch School of the Arts but left after two years to pursue her career as an actress. In 2011, Elizabeth made her feature film debut in "Martha Marcy May Marlene" which won numerous awards. 

In 2012, Elizabeth starred in "Silent House," which garnered positive reviews from critics. She later appeared in other films such as "Liberal Arts," "Godzilla," "I Saw The Light," "Ingrid Goes West," and "Wind River." In 2015, Elizabeth starred in “Avengers: Age of Ultron” alongside Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo and Scarlett Johansson which grossed over $1.4 billion worldwide. 

Elizabeth has also starred in various television shows such as “WandaVision” (2021), “Sorry For Your Loss” (2018-2019) for which she earned a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie, “Drunk History” (2016), “Comedy Bang! Bang!” (2015). In 2018, she won a Saturn Award for Best Actress for her performance in “Wind River.” In addition to her acting career, Elizabeth has also served as executive producer for the film adaptation of John Steinbeck’s novel “East of Eden” (2020).

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1989</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Elizabeth Olsen is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On February 16, 1989, Elizabeth Olsen was born in Sherman Oaks, California to Jarnette and David Olsen.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2011</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Acting Debut in Martha Marcy May Marlene</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Elizabeth stars in her first feature film, Martha Marcy May Marlene, which earns her critical acclaim and awards recognition.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2012</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Breakout Role in The Avengers Films</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Olsen breaks out as Wanda Maximoff/Scarlet Witch in the Marvel Cinematic Universe with her role in The Avengers.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2014</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Leads the Cast of Godzilla</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Starring as Elle Brody, Elizabeth leads the cast of the blockbuster movie Godzilla. </p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2018</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Nominated for an Academy Award</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Nominated for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the movie I Saw The Light.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2019</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Hits Broadway Stage</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Starring as Anna in the Broaday revival of Arthur Miller's 'The Seagull.'</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2020</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Lead Role in WandaVision</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Leads the cast of Disney+'s WandaVision, reprising her role as Wanda Maximoff/Scarlet Witch.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> She's Talented</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Elizabeth Olsen is a talented actress who has proven her skill in both indie and blockbuster films. Her performances have garnered critical acclaim and she has won numerous awards for her work.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> She's Charismatic</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Elizabeth Olsen is a very charismatic actor. Her natural charm and energy make her very watchable on screen, which helps to draw audiences into the world of her movies.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> She's Genuinely Kind</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Elizabeth Olsen is not only a great actress but also a genuinely kind person. She is known for being generous with her time and has done many charitable works. Her kind nature makes it easy to love her as an actress and a human being.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> Sister of Twin Sisters</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Elizabeth Olsen is the younger sister of twin actresses Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Studied Ballet</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Elizabeth Olsen trained as a ballet dancer for 12 years before deciding to pursue acting.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Acted in Music Videos</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Elizabeth Olsen has appeared in music videos for popular bands such as Kings of Leon and Wings.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Played Scarlet Witch in Marvel Films</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Elizabeth Olsen is best known for her role as Scarlet Witch in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, appearing in films like Avengers: Age of Ultron and Captain America: Civil War.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Has Won Several Awards</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Elizabeth Olsen has won several awards for her performances, including a Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in Godzilla.</p></div>


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