Rooney Mara Celebrity Watchlist
- Two of her great-grandfathers are NFL team founders. Art Rooney, founder of the Pittsburgh Steelers, is her mother's grandfather, and Tim Mara, founder of the New York Giants, is her father's grandfather.
- Made her professional acting debut in a bit part in the 2005 slasher flick Urban Legends: Bloody Mary, which starred her older sister, Kate.
- Studied psychology and international social policy at New York University.
- Founder of Faces of Kibera, a nonprofit organization that provides aid to orphans living in an overpopulated village outside of Nairobi, Kenya.
- 2011, Oscar — Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role: Nominee
- 2012, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama: Nominee
- Doug Brown — Uncle
- Chris Mara — Father
- Kate Mara — Sister
- Tim Rooney — Grandfather
- Daniel Mara — Brother
- Kathleen Rooney — Mother
- Wellington Mara — Grandfather
- John Mara — Uncle
- Conor Mara — Brother
- Charles McDowell — Significant Other
- Attended New York University, New York, NY
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