Evan Rachel Wood

Evan Rachel Wood

Movie Actress

Evan Rachel Wood is an American actress, singer, and activist. She is the recipient of a Critics' Choice Television Award as well as three Primetime Emmy Award nominations and three Golden Globe Award nominations for her work in film and television.

Full Name
Sep 7, 1987
5′ 7″
Net Worth


Evan Rachel Wood was born on September 7, 1987, in Raleigh, North Carolina. She is an American actress and musician who began her career as a child actor. Her father, Ira David Wood III, is a theatre actor, writer and director, and her mother, Sara Lynn Moore, is an actress.

Wood started acting when she was nine years old and starred in several films throughout the early 2000s including Thirteen (2003), for which she received critical acclaim and two Golden Globe Award nominations for Best Actress – Drama and Best Supporting Actress. She also starred in the critically acclaimed film Across The Universe (2007) and appeared in numerous independent films including Running with Scissors (2006), The Wrestler (2008), and The Ides of March (2011).

In 2010, Wood garnered further attention after landing roles in the HBO series True Blood and the feature film The Conspirator. In 2011 she won a Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Movie/Miniseries for her portrayal of Dolores Abernathy in Westworld (2016-present). 

Wood has also been active as a singer-songwriter since 2007, releasing four albums to date: Hey Kid EP (2007), The Way the Wind Blows EP (2009), Wash Me Away EP (2012), and We Were Made To Love EP (2019). In 2018 she was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Musical Theatre Album for her work on the cast recording of SpongeBob SquarePants: The Broadway Musical.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1987</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Evan Rachel Wood is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On September 7, 1987, Evan Rachel Wood was born in Raleigh, North Carolina.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1998</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Begins Acting Career</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Wood begins her career as an actress by appearing in a television commercial for Bologna.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2003</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Starring Role in Thirteen</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Wood stars in the independent drama film Thirteen, for which she received critical acclaim.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2005</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Nominated for Golden Globe Award</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Wood is nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in the category of Motion Picture Drama.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2011</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Marries Jamie Bell</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Wood marries actor Jamie Bell and they have one son together.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2020</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Receives Golden Globe Nomination</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Wood receives a Golden Globe nomination for her performance in the television series Westworld.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2021</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">HBO Special Award</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Wood is awarded with a special HBO award at the 2021 Golden Globes for her work on Westworld.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> She's a Talented Actress</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Evan Rachel Wood is a talented actress who has starred in many successful films and TV shows. She is known for her strong performances and her ability to bring characters to life on the big screen.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> She's an Advocate for Social Issues</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Evan Rachel Wood is an advocate for social issues such as mental health awareness, gender equality, and LGBTQ+ rights. She regularly speaks out about these issues and uses her platform to bring attention to them.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> She's an Amazing Singer</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">In addition to being an amazing actress, Evan Rachel Wood is also an amazing singer. She has released several solo albums and performed with various bands over the years. Her voice is beautiful and she always puts on a great show!</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> Started Acting at Age 9</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Evan Rachel Wood started acting professionally at the age of 9, appearing in a variety of television shows and movies including American Gothic, Once and Again, and Practical Magic.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Took a Break From Acting</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">After appearing in several blockbuster films such as Thirteen and Across the Universe, Evan Rachel Wood took a 5 year break from acting to focus on her music career.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Won an Emmy Award</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2018, Evan Rachel Wood was awarded an Emmy for her performance in the HBO series Westworld. She was the first woman to ever win the award for Best Actress in a Drama Series.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Married Musician Marilyn Manson</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2010, Evan Rachel Wood married musician Marilyn Manson, but the couple split up after only one year of marriage.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Supports a Variety of Charities</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Evan Rachel Wood is actively involved in a variety of charities and foundations that support causes related to mental health, women's rights, and LGBTQ+ rights.</p></div>


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