Elizabeth Chase Olsen (born February 16, 1989) is an actress from the United States. In 2011, she made her breakthrough as Martha Marcy May Marlene in the independent thriller drama “Martha Marcy May Marlene”. For this drama, she was nominated for the Critics’ Choice Movie Award for Best Actress . She was also nominated for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead, among other awards.
Quick facts about Olsen
- Olsen was born in Sherman Oaks, California.
- Her parents are Jarnette “Jarnie”, and David Olsen.
- In 1996, her parents were separated.
- From kindergarten to grade 12, she attended Campbell Hall School in North Hollywood, California.
Elizabeth Olsen’s Career
Olsen started acting at the age of four. She has since appeared in six of “Mary-Kate and Ashley”‘s films. Moreover, owing to the media frenzy surrounding Mary-eating Kate’s disorder, she came close to quitting acting in 2004.
Nonetheless, she went on to appear in films such as “Silent House” (2011), “Liberal Arts” (2012), “Oldboy” (2013), “Godzilla” (2014), “I Saw the Light” (2015), “Wind River” (2017), and “Ingrid Goes West” (2017). Other than that, she has worked as executive producer and actor in the television series “Sorry for Your Loss” (2018–2019). Above all, for this series she received a Critics’ Choice Television Award nomination.
Moreover, Olsen rose to prominence after playing Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch in the Marvel Cinematic Universe media series. Hence, she has appeared in the “Avengers: Age of Ultron” (2015), “Captain America: Civil War” (2016), “Avengers: Infinity War” (2018), and “Avengers: Endgame” (2019) films, as well as the “WandaVision” miniseries (2021).
Personal Life of Elizabeth Olsen
Olsen has been an atheist since the age of 13. This is because she believes that “religion should be about community and finding a place to go in prayer, not something that should decide women’s freedoms.” Besides, after six years of sporadic study, she graduated in March 2013 from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts and Atlantic Theater Company.
“Elizabeth and James,” her sisters’ clothing line, was named after her and their older brother.
From 2011 to 2014, Olsen was in a relationship with actor Boyd Holbrook. After three years of dating, she became engaged to musician Robbie Arnett of the American band Milo Greene in 2019.
How much Net worth does she make?
Elizabeth is worth an estimated $11 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth . It’s not bad for someone who has only been in the acting game for about ten years and has appeared in a number of indie films along the way.