Elizabeth Olsen

Elizabeth Olsen

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Updated On July 20, 2021
California, USA
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California, USA

Elizabeth Olsen is a young and beautiful American actress. Elizabeth Olsen is well-known for her roles in blockbuster films such as ‘Godzilla’ (2014), ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ (2015), and ‘Captain America: Civil War (2016). Similarly, she got a nomination for an ‘Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead’.

Early Life and Childhood

Elizabeth Olsen was born on February 16, 1989, in Sherman Oaks, California. Likewise, her parents are Jarnette and David Olsen. Similarly, her mother is a personal planner where her father is a real estate developer as well as a mortgage banker. She spent her first seven years of life with her parents. Her parents divorced in 1996, leaving her with five brothers: Ashley Olsen, Mary-Kate Olsen, Trent Olsen, Taylor Olsen, and Jake Olsen, two of whom are half-siblings. Her niece, Mary-Kate Olsen, encouraged and motivated her to pursue a career as an actress and provided her with many chances to prove herself.

Elizabeth Olsen has had a keen interest in dance and singing since she was a child. It became a strong basis for a bright career as an actress. So, in order to cultivate her interest in dancing, singing, and acting, she began dancing and singing lessons, as well as making cameo appearances in her sister’s film. Olsen received her formal schooling at Campbell Hall School in North Hollywood, California, where she also finished her high school education. She chose to be a practicing actress after graduation and enrolled in New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, as well as studying for a semester in Moscow Art Theatre.

Professional Life

When she was four years old, Elizabeth Olsen began her professional acting career, starring in six of Mary-Kate and Ashley’s films. She even tried out for the movie “Spy Kids.” Her first main role was in the film “Martha Marcy May Marlene” in 2011. Her performance won her critical praise and many awards from critics. She portrayed the role of Martha which, a young woman who suffers from hallucinations and delusions.

Following that, she played Sarah in the psychological thriller film “Silent House.” While the film received negative reviews, she even received praise for her performance. Carlotta’s music video “The Queen” featured her as well. She then appeared in the films ‘Liberal Arts,’ directed by Josh Radnor, and ‘Red Lights,’ directed by Rodrigo Cortés. She appeared opposite Dakota Fanning in the film “Very Good Girls” in 2013. Similarly, she co-starred in the American remake of the South Korean film ‘Oldboy’ in the same year, as Marie, a young social worker.

Caption: Elizabeth Olsen starring at a magazine (Source: Instagram)

More about her career

Later that year, she appeared in the film ‘Kill Your Darlings,’ in which she played author Edie Parker. She starred in the 2014 film ‘Godzilla.’ In 2015, she starred as the Scarlet Witch in the sequel to “The Avengers,” “Avengers: Age of Ultron” (2012). In the 2015 biographical drama film ‘I Saw the Light,’ directed by Marc Abraham, Olsen played Audrey Williams, Hank Williams’ wife. In ‘Captain America: Civil War,’ she reprised her appearance as Scarlet Witch.

‘Godzilla’ and ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ were international blockbusters that grossed a lot of revenue at the box office. The film ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ grossed $1.4 billion worldwide. She appeared in films such as “Wind River” and “Ingrid Goes West” in 2017. She has appeared in the 2018 sequels ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ and ‘Avengers: Endgame.’ ‘Marvel’ tv series starring Olsen and Paul Bettany has been reported by ‘Disney.’ In April 2019, the show’s title was confirmed as “WandaVision.”

Awards and Nominations

For her role in the critically acclaimed film “Martha Marcy May Marlene,” she got nominations for 18 separate awards in 2011. Moreover, she received six honors, including the Chicago Film Critics Association’s “Most Promising Performer,” the Florida Film Critics Circle’s “Pauline Kael Breakout Award,” the Ghent International Film Festival’s “Special Mention Award,” and the “Chicago Film Critics Association’s” “Most Promising Performer.” The ‘Los Angeles Film Critics Association’ gave her the ‘New Generation Award,’ the ‘Vancouver Film Critics Circle’ gave her the ‘Best Actress Award,’ and the ‘Alliance of Women Film Journalists’ gave her the ‘Best Breakthrough Performance Award.’

Similarly, she got nominations for the BAFTA Rising Star Award in 2013. Her role in “Silent House” also won her the “Best Leading Actress Award” at the “Fangoria Chainsaw Awards.” Her success in the film “I Saw the Light” won her the “Hollywood Rising Star Award” at the “Deauville American Film Festival” in 2015. For the film “Captain America: Civil War,” she got a nomination for a “Teen Choice Award” in 2016.

For her role as Leigh Shaw in the film “Sorry for Your Loss,” she got nomination for a Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Actress in a Drama Series in 2019.

Net Worth

Elizabeth Olsen has a huge fan base across all of her social media channels. Similarly, she also endorses numerous brands and sells her own merchandise. She has a net worth of around $1.5 million as of 2021.

Relationship Status

After her split with ‘Very Good Girls’ actor Boyd Holbrook in January 2015, Elizabeth Olsen is now dating musical artist Robbie Arnett. Olsen and Holbrook had a fast-paced relationship at one point, and they were engaged. However, their marriage couldn’t take off, and they ended up separating. Boyd Holbrook and Elizabeth Olsen dated for three-year and seemed to be really happy together. However, they broke up. When it comes to Elizabeth Olsen’s former boyfriends, there is no information available about her previous relationships.

Caption: Elizabeth Olsen with her boyfriend Robbie Arnett (Source: Vogue)


In 2015, Elizabeth Olsen was said to be dating Tom Hiddleston and Chris Evans, and there was a lot of buzz about her romantic life with Tom Hiddleston and Chris Evans. However, Elizabeth refuted this information in one of her interviews. In 2014, she rumored to be linked to Alexander Skarsgard.

Body Measurement and Social Media

Her hair is light blonde, and her eyes are gray. She stands at a height of 5 feet and 7 inches. Her body weight is 58 kilograms. Her body measurements are 34-25-35 inches. Furthermore, her dress and shoe sizes are also an 8 in the U.s.

Elizabeth has social media pages on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Her Facebook account has over 668.4k subscribers. On Instagram, she has 6.4 million followers. Her Twitter account has over 11.5k followers.