Wednesday 23 September 2020

Anna Kendrick

Anna Cooke Kendrick, the American actress and singer, was born on 9th August 1985, at Portland, Maine. She is the daughter of Janice, an accountant, and William Kendrick, a history teacher. She started her acting career from a very young age, and earned a Theatre World Award for her performance in the 1998 Broadway musical High Society. 

Kendrick had her film debut through the musical film Camp. She portrayed the role of Jessica Stanley in the Twilight saga franchise, and that of a college graduate in Up in the Air (2009), which earned her a number of award nominations including Academy Awards, Golden Globe Awards, and so on. 

She also had important roles in Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010), 50/50, Into the Woods, Trolls, A Simple Favour, and Noelle. 

Anna Kendrick Religion

She has English, Irish, and Scottish ancestry. She is Christian based on her religion. She says that she was raised “Protestant, boring, middle-of-the-road, Christian-light”. She also has stated that she was very religious in her teenage years. 

Kendrick while becoming an adult started to question the customs and facts of her religion, and it seems that currently she is a non-religious adult. 

Anna Kendrick Political Views

When talking about politics, Anna Kendrick is kind of liberal. She has not expressed her favourite political party, nor any comments about current political circumstances. She retweeted an Obama post on election night in 2012. It can be assumed that she was a great fan of Barack Obama.

Kendrick also supports gay marriage and sexual equality. She recognises herself as a feminist too. 

Who is she dating?

The relationship history of Kendrick is kind of unknown, as she prefers to keep her relationships secret. She is currently dating Ben Richardson, a cinematographer. The couple met in August 2014, and Richardson and Kendrick worked together in Drinking Buddies. 

She started dating Edgar Wright in 2009; Wright was the director of the Shaun of the Dead film. They met during the filming of Scott Pilgrim vs. The World. The couple got separated in 2013. She has also dated her End of Watch co-star Jake Gyllenhaal, and Alfie Allen, the Game of Thrones star.

Anna Kendrick Hobbies

The Pitch Perfect star is a social media celebrity, as she is very active in the social media platforms like Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. She loves posting pictures of herself or her surroundings. She also loves reading and writing. Kendrick has published a book named Scrappy Little Nobody.

She also likes singing and other artistry works, which leads to calmness of mind, she says. She once said that she loves baking, listening music, acting, which is her profession, and also watching movies. Kendrick has a great choice of movie selection.

Interesting Facts

    • A Hot Doug in Chicago has named their spicy hot dog as Anna Kendrick. She visited the restaurant and ate the dog, which made her really happy.

    • She wrote a book named Scrappy Little Nobody, which become a best seller.