Rose Byrne

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Mary Rose Byrne
  • Birth Place: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 07/24/1979, Leo
  • Profession: Actor
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Rose Byrne Fast Facts:
  • Was convinced by her sisters to start taking acting classes at the age of 8, joining the Australian Theatre for Young People, which boasts Nicole Kidman and Toni Collette among its alumni.
  • Received her first film role at the age of 13, in the Australian comedy Dallas Doll (1994), starring Sandra Bernhard.
  • Was awarded the Best Actress Award at the 2000 Venice Film Festival for her role in acclaimed Australian drama The Goddess of 1967.
  • Made her first international screen appearance in 2002 with a small part as Queen Amidala's handmaiden, Dorme, in George Lucas' Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones.
  • Did her own singing for her role as Jackie Q in 2010's Get Him to the Greek.
  • Made People magazine's 2012 Most Beautiful list.
  • Rose Byrne Relationships:
  • Robin Byrne - Father
  • George Byrne - Brother
  • Brendan Cowell - Ex-significant Other
  • Gregor Jordan - Ex-significant Other
  • Jane Byrne - Mother
  • Alice Byrne - Sister
  • Lucy Byrne - Sister
  • Bobby Cannavale - Significant Other
  • Rose Byrne Awards:
  • 2007 Australian Film Institute Awards: International Award for Best Actress - Winner
  • 2013 AACTA Awards: Best Lead Actress - Winner
  • 2015 Critics' Choice Movie Awards: Best Actress in a Comedy - Nominee
  • 2000 Venice Film Festival: Best Actress - Winner
  • 2011 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • 2009 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2008 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television - Nominee
  • 2009 Australian Film Institute Awards: International Award for Best Actress - Nominee
  • 2003 Australian Film Institute Awards: Best Lead Actress - Nominee
  • 2010 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television - Nominee
  • 2010 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • College:
  • Attended University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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