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Saoirse Ronan

1994-04-12 The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA

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Saoirse Una Ronan (born April 12, 1994) is an American-born Irish actress. Primarily known for her work in period dramas since adolescence, she has received various accolades, including a Golden Globe Award, in addition to nominations for four Academy Awards and five British Academy Film Awards. Ronan made her acting debut in 2003 on the Irish medical drama series The Clinic and her film debut in I Could Never Be Your Woman (2007). She had her breakthrough role as a precocious teenager in Joe Wright's Atonement (2007), which earned her a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. Her career progressed with starring roles as a murdered girl seeking closure in The Lovely Bones (2009) and a teenage assassin in Hanna (2011), and the supporting role of a baker in The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014). Ronan received critical acclaim and nominations for the Academy Award for Best Actress for playing a homesick Irish immigrant in 1950s New York in Brooklyn (2015), the eponymous high school senior in Greta Gerwig's Lady Bird (2017), and Jo March in Gerwig's Little Women (2019). She also won a Golden Globe Award for Lady Bird. On stage, Ronan portrayed Abigail Williams in the 2016 Broadway revival of The Crucible and Lady Macbeth in the 2021 West End revival of The Tragedy of Macbeth. In 2016, she was featured by Forbes in two of their 30 Under 30 lists, and in 2020, The New York Times ranked her tenth on its list of the greatest actors of the 21st century.


The Outrun Rona 2024-09-27
Foe Hen 2023-10-06
See How They Run Constable Stalker 2022-09-09
The Tragedy of Macbeth Lady Macbeth 2021-10-27
The French Dispatch Junkie / Showgirl #1 2021-10-21
Ammonite Charlotte Murchison 2020-11-13
Little Women Jo March 2019-12-25
Loving Vincent: The Impossible Dream Self 2019-03-08
On Chesil Beach Florence Ponting 2018-01-19
The Seagull Nina Zarechnaya 2018-05-11
Mary Queen of Scots Mary Stuart 2018-12-07
Loving Vincent Marguerite Gachet 2017-06-22
Lady Bird Lady Bird McPherson 2017-09-01
Great Performers: Horror Show The Mannequin 2017-12-07
Electric Burma: The Concert for Aung San Suu Kyi - Words I Never Said Self 2016-09-17
Stockholm, Pennsylvania Leia Dargon 2015-01-23
Weepah Way For Now Emily (Voice) 2015-06-16
Lost River Rat 2015-04-08
Brooklyn Eilis Lacey 2015-10-20
Muppets Most Wanted Ballet Dancer 2014-03-20
The Grand Budapest Hotel Agatha 2014-02-26
The Host Melanie Stryder / Wanda 2013-03-22
Justin and the Knights of Valour Talia (voice) 2013-08-09
How I Live Now Daisy Ryback 2013-09-10
Byzantium Eleanor Webb 2012-09-09
Hanna Hanna Heller 2011-04-07
Violet & Daisy Daisy 2011-09-15
The Way Back Irena Zielińska 2010-11-22
The Lovely Bones Susie Salmon 2009-12-26
City of Ember Lina Mayfleet 2008-10-07
Death Defying Acts Benji McGarvie 2007-09-13
I Could Never Be Your Woman Izzie Mensforth 2007-05-11
The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey Celia Hardwick 2007-10-06
Atonement Briony Tallis (Age 13) 2007-02-27
Bad Apples Maria