Alison Brie

Alison Brie

🐣 Dec 29 1982 (age 36)
📍 Hollywood, California, USA
13 movies 6 shows

Biography

Alison Brie Schermerhorn (born December 29, 1982), better known by her stage name Alison Brie, is an American actress. She is best known for portraying Annie Edison on the NBC sitcom Community and Trudy Campbell on the AMC drama Mad Men. She has also starred in films such as Scream 4 (2011) and The Five-Year Engagement (2012).

Brie was born in Hollywood, California. Her mother, Joanne (née Brenner), works at a non-profit child care agency called Para los Niños ("For the Children"), and her father, Charles Terry Schermerhorn, is a musician and freelance entertainment reporter. Brie's mother is Jewish and her father has Dutch, Scottish, and Irish ancestry. Brie has stated that, while being raised by her divorced parents, she occasionally attended her father's "Christian-Hindu hybrid church", the Self-Realization Fellowship, with her father, while her mother "would always make sure we knew we were Jewish".

Brie began her career acting onstage at the Jewish Community Center in Southern California. She graduated from the California Institute of the Arts with a bachelor's in theater in 2005.[Prior to becoming a movie actress, Brie worked as a clown at birthday parties and performed in theater in California. For a time, she studied at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama in Scotland.

Known for

Filmography

2017 - 2019 GLOW (30 episodes)
Ruth Wilder
2019 The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part
Unikitty (voice)
2017 The Post
Lally Graham
2017 The Little Hours
Sister Alessandra
2017 Chelsea (1 episodes)
Herself
2017 A Family Man
Lynn Vogel
2017 The Disaster Artist
Amber
2016 Get a Job
Tanya Sellers
2016 How to Be Single
Lucy
2015 Lip Sync Battle (1 episodes)
Herself
2015 Sleeping with Other People
Lainey Dalton
2015 Community (13 episodes)
Annie Edison
2015 Get Hard
Alissa
2014 The Lego Movie
Princess Unikitty (voice)
2013 The Kings of Summer
Heather Toy
2012 The Five-Year Engagement
Suzie Barnes
2011 Scream 4
Rebecca Walters
2007 - 2010 Mad Men (6 episodes)
Trudy Campbell