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Mia Wasikowska

Australian Actress
Female
Born Oct 14, 1989
Age 24
Hometown Canberra
Height 5' 6" (168 cm)
Nationality Australian
Eye Color Brown - Light
Hair Color Blonde
Build Slim

Mia Wasikowska is an Australian actress. After starting her career in Australian television and film, she first became known to a wider audience following her critically acclaimed work on the HBO television series In Treatment. She gained worldwide prominence in 2010 after starring as Alice in Tim Burton's $1 billion-grossing Alice in Wonderland and appearing in The Kids Are All Right, for which she received the Hollywood Awards' Breakthrough Actress Award.… Read More

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Family

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Mia Wasikowska
Mia Wasikowska
Age 24

parents

  • John Reid
    John Reid
    Father
  • Marzena Wasikowska
    Marzena Wasikowska
    Father

siblings

  • Kai Wasikowska
    Kai Wasikowska
    Brother
  • Jess Wasikowska
    Jess Wasikowska
    Brother

News + Updates

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  • Charlie Hunnam's Guillermo Del Toro Movie 'Crimson Peak' Begins Filming Next Month
    Just Jared - Jan 30, 2014
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    'Alice In Wonderland 2' Set For May 2016, With Johnny Depp And Mia Wasikowska Officially On Board
    Huffington Post - Nov 23, 2013
  • Johnny Depp And Mia Wasikowska Sign On For 'Alice In Wonderland 2'
    Rolling Stone - Nov 22, 2013
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    'Only Lovers Left Alive' Trailer Finds Tilda Swinton And Tom Hiddleston As Centuries Old Vampires
    Huffington Post - Nov 02, 2013

Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1989 Birth Born on October 14, 1989.
1998 8 Years Old In 1998, when she was eight years old, Wasikowska and her family moved to Szczecin, Poland for a year, after her mother received a grant to produce a collection of work based on her experience of having emigrated to Australia in 1974 at the age of eleven. … Read More

TEENAGE

2004 - 2006 2 More Events
2007 17 Years Old In 2007, Wasikowska appeared in the crocodile horror film Rogue, alongside Radha Mitchell and Sam Worthington, and the drama September, for which she beat out nearly 200 other actresses by receiving her part on the spot by director Peter Carstairs following her audition.
She then starred in Spencer Susser's acclaimed short film I Love Sarah Jane, which premiered at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival. … Read More
2009 19 Years Old 1 More Event
Wasikowska played the supporting role of Pamela Choat in the 2009 Southern Gothic independent film That Evening Sun, opposite Hal Holbrook. … Read More

TWENTIES

2010 20 Years Old 1 More Event
…  She was recognized by Forbes as one of the highest-grossing actors of 2010 with $1.03 billion, tied for second position with Johnny Depp and behind leader Leonardo DiCaprio, whose films grossed $1.1 billion for the year.
However, since Fukunaga was unfamiliar with her prior work at the time and was therefore undecided about casting her, he later sought the opinion of director Gus Van Sant, with whom Wasikowska had previously filmed the 2011 release Restless.
…  In 2012, she appeared in John Hillcoat's Lawless and will appear in Park Chan-wook's Stoker. … Read More
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