Olsen is only three years younger than her famous twin sisters Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen
She’s an Award Winner
Her breakout role was in the 2011 indie flick “Martha Marcy May Marlene,” co-starring John Hawkes, Sarah Paulson and Hugh Dancy. She won several awards for her performance in that movie, including Best Actress at the Vancouver Film Critics Circle Award.
She Is Starring in “Wind River”
She is currently dominating the big screen starring in the crime mystery film, “Wind River,” which starsJeremy Renner and Julia Jones. The movie is in theaters now!
She Went to NYU
She was a student at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts.
There’s a Fashion Line Named After Her
Sisters Mary-Kate and Ashley’s fashion line, Elizabeth and James, is named after Elizabeth and and their brother, James. So sweet!
She’s Not One to Use Her Connections
Olsen says she never got jobs because of her sisters’ connections. She told The Guardian, “As long as I felt confident and worked hard for it, instead of having it handed to me, no one could take that away from me. I don’t have any insecurity about it. I never got any job because of my sisters. I could have pulled a few strings through them, but I never needed to.”
She’s Friends With Chris Evans
Actor Chris Evans and Elizabeth Olsen are buds. In fact, they have no problem scaring each other!