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Evan Rachel Wood Biography

Birth Place:
Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
Profession
Actor

Fast Facts

  • Started acting on stage at an early age, as her father was the founder and executive director of Raleigh's Theatre in the Park
  • Relocated to Hollywood with her mother after her parents' divorce
  • Auditioned for the role of Claudia in Interview with the Vampire, but lost to Kirsten Dunst
  • Earned her GED at 15
  • Has a black belt in Tae Kwon Do
  • Once played Helen Keller to her mother's Annie Sullivan under the direction of her father in a stage production of The Miracle Worker

Awards

  • 2018Emmy-Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series: nominated
  • 2017Golden Globe-Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama: nominated
  • 2017Emmy-Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series: nominated
  • 2016Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: nominated
  • 2012Golden Globe-Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television: nominated
  • 2011Emmy-Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie: nominated
  • 2008Utah Film Critics-Best Supporting Actress: nominated
  • 2004Golden Globe-Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama: nominated
  • 2004Critics' Choice Awards-Best Young Actor/Actress: nominated
  • 2003Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role: nominated