Wednesday 23 September 2020

Brie Larson


Brianne Sidonie Desaulniers, the American actress and filmmaker, professionally known as Brie Larson, was born on 1st October 1989, at California, U.S. She is the daughter of Heather and Sylvain Desaulniers, who were homeopathic chiropractors. She used to write and direct her own movies in which she casted and filmed her cousins. She attended an audition at the American Conservatory Theatre, when she was 6 years old.

 Her first job in acting was to perform a commercial parody in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Her first musical album Finally Our of P.E. was released in 2005, which was not a great success. She got in the role of a filmmaker by co-writing and co-directing the short film The Arm in the year 2012.  She appeared in films including Short Term 12, The Spectacular Now, Room, Kong: Skull Island, and in the Marvel Cinematic Universe films Captain Marvel and Avengers: Endgame. 

She received several accolades as an Academy Award, and a Golden Globe. 

Brie Larson Religion

She has French, Canadian ancestry from her father, and English, Swedish, German, and Scottish ancestry from her mother. Religious views of Larson is not known, as she has not made any statements regarding the same. It can be assumed that she if Christian by religion. 

It is safe to assume that she is not comfortable about discussing her religion or religious views out in the public.  

Brie Larson Political Views

She supports gender equality, and has raised voice for the sexual assault survivors. She is not hesitant to speak about social and political issues, which is evident from her opposition for the President of America, Donald Trump. She once urged the filmmakers to raise their voice against the presidency of Trump. She had also collaborated with the Time’s Up initiative, which advocates to protect women from harassment and discrimination. 

Who is she dating?

Brie Larson was engaged to Alex Greenwald, a musician and lead singer of the band Phantom Planet from 2016 to 2019. The couple started dating sometime in the year 2013, and later Larson announced in 2016 that they got engaged. It was in 2019 that they got separated after living together for around three years in the Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles. 

It is being rumoured that she is currently dating actor and director Elijah Allan-Blitz. The duo has appeared in several occasions together in the year 2019.

Brie Larson Hobbies

When asked about hobbies, Larson describes herself as the strangest one. When not working on films, she engages herself in studying mycology and making different fonts. Mycology is the study of mushrooms and other fungi, which she had learned for about a year. She also uses her free time in between shots to create fonts, which she says, help to make her mind active and fresh. 

Interesting Facts

    • She spoke French as her first language.

    • She adopted her stage name as Larson from her great-grandmother, since her last name was difficult to pronounce. 

    • Larson worked as a club DJ, at a time when she was out of opportunities.