Alison Brie

Birthday:

12/29/1982

Place of birth:

Hollywood, California, USA:

Biography:

Alison Brie Schermerhorn (born December 29, 1982), better known by her stage name Alison Brie, is an American actress. She is best known for portraying Annie Edison on the NBC sitcom Community and Trudy Campbell on the AMC drama Mad Men. She has also starred in films such as Scream 4 (2011) and The Five-Year Engagement (2012). Early life Brie was born in Hollywood, California. Her mother, Joanne (née Brenner), works at a non-profit child care agency called Para los Niños ("For the Children"), and her father, Charles Terry Schermerhorn, is a musician and freelance entertainment reporter. Brie's mother is Jewish and her father has Dutch, Scottish, and Irish ancestry. Brie has stated that, while being raised by her divorced parents, she occasionally attended her father's "Christian-Hindu hybrid church", the Self-Realization Fellowship, with her father, while her mother "would always make sure we knew we were Jewish". Brie began her career acting onstage at the Jewish Community Center in Southern California. She graduated from the California Institute of the Arts with a bachelor's in theater in 2005.[Prior to becoming a movie actress, Brie worked as a clown at birthday parties and performed in theater in California. For a time, she studied at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama in Scotland.


Film Credits

The Post (2017)
as Lally Weymouth
The Disaster Artist (2017)
as Amber
The Little Hours (2017)
as Alessandra
A Family Man (2017)
as Lynn Vogel
Joshy (2016)
as Rachel
Get a Job (2016)
as Tanya Sellers
The LEGO Movie 4D: A New Adventure (2016)
as Unikitty (voice)
How to Be Single (2016)
as Lucy
Sleeping with Other People (2015)
as Lainey Dalton
No Stranger Than Love (2015)
as Lucy Sherrington
Get Hard (2015)
as Alissa
BoJack Horseman Christmas Special: Sabrina's Christmas Wish (2014)
as Olivia
Lennon or McCartney (2014)
as Herself (archive footage)
Search Party (2014)
as Elizabeth
Harmontown (2014)
as Herself
The Lego Movie (2014)
as Unikitty (voice)
Montana Amazon (2013)
as Ella
The Kings of Summer (2013)
as Heather Toy
Save the Date (2012)
as Beth
The Five-Year Engagement (2012)
as Suzie Barnes
Scream 4 (2011)
as Rebecca Walters
Raspberry Magic (2010)
as Ms. Bradlee
The Deadliest Lesson (2008)
as Amber
The Coverup (2008)
as Grace
Parasomnia (2008)
as Darcy
Born (2007)
as Mary Elizabeth