Rooney Mara

Born Apr 17, 1985

Patricia Rooney Mara is an American film and television actress. Mara made her acting debut in 2005 and has gone on to star in films including A Nightmare on Elm Street, the remake of the 1984 horror film, and The Social Network. Mara rose to prominence starring as Lisbeth Salander, the title character in the 2011 version of the film The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, the first American film based on Stieg Larsson’s Millennium book series.… Read More

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1985 Birth Born on April 17, 1985.


2003 18 Years Old After graduating from Fox Lane High School in 2003, she went to Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia in South America for four months as part of the Traveling School, an open learning environment. … Read More


2005 20 Years Old 1 More Event
…  She made her acting debut in 2005, and has gone on to star in films such as the remake A Nightmare on Elm Street, The Social Network and Trash. … Read More
2006 - 2008 3 More Events
In Miguel Arteta's 2009 comedy-drama film Youth in Revolt, Mara played Taggarty who tries to sleep with 50 men before she goes to college. … Read More
2010 25 Years Old In August 2010, Mara was cast as the lead in a film adaptation of the Millennium book trilogy by Stieg Larsson. … Read More
2011 26 Years Old In late 2011, it was revealed that Mara had joined the cast of Terrence Malick's Weightless, with Ryan Gosling, Christian Bale, Natalie Portman, Cate Blanchett and Val Kilmer. … Read More
2012 27 Years Old In early 2012, Mara dropped out of Kathryn Bigelow's action film Zero Dark Thirty due to scheduling conflicts and was replaced by Jessica Chastain. … Read More
In 2013, she starred in the thriller Side Effects, the independent drama Ain't Them Bodies Saints and the acclaimed sci-fi romantic drama, Her.
2014 29 Years Old 1 More Event
In March 2014, Mara was cast as Tiger Lily in the upcoming Joe Wright-directed film adaptation of Pan, a role for which Lupita Nyong'o and Adèle Exarchopoulos were also considered.


2015 30 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2015, she won the Best Actress Award at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival for her role in the film Carol. … Read More
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