What Is Brie Larson’s Age and Her Most Famous Roles?

Brie Larson on Community
Brie Larson on Community | NBC

Brie Larson is an actress of considerable recognition. She has appeared in movies both during her youth and beyond, making Larson one of the few child stars to seamlessly transition into the world of adult acting. In fact, Brie Larson holds the distinct title of being the youngest student to ever attend the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco. She earned this title when she began studying drama there at the tender age of six.

Now fans want to know how old Brie Larson is and what are her famous roles – both as an adult and a child. Where did she make her first acting appearance? Here’s what we know.

What is Brie Larson’s age?

Brie Larson was born in Sacramento, California on October 1st, 1989. This makes the actress 29 years old. She has built a solid acting career for herself in that short time, and has been acting since 1998, when Larson was only nine years old.

What was Brie Larson’s first acting appearance?

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Brie Larson made her first acting appearance in 1998 on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. She appeared in several small guest roles including “Girl Scout” and “Road Kill Easy Bake Oven Girl.” Also in 1998, Larson made a guest appearance in the television series To Have and To Hold.

What are Brie Larson’s most famous television roles?

In 2001, the 12-year-old Brie Larson played the role of Emily Stewart in Raising Dad. The show is about a widowed dad raising his two daughters, and Emily is one of those daughters. The show ran for two years, but ended in 2002.

In 2009, Larson secured another reoccurring television role. This time, in the popular series United States of Tara, where she played Kate Gregson. The United States of Tara is about a woman with multiple personality disorder who stops trying to take her medication and “unite” her multiple personalities. Larson’s role is one of the main character’s daughters.

What are Brie Larson’s most famous big screen roles?

Brie Larson is best known for her roles as Ma in the 2015 film, Room, and as Mason Weaver in the 2017 film, Kong: Skull Island. She also appeared in the roles of Cassidy in The Spectacular Now and as Grace in Short Term 12 – both during 2013. Larson has appeared in 21 Jump Street, Hoot, and 13 Going on 30.

What’s next for Brie Larson?

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Brie Larson’s upcoming projects may just prove to be her biggest yet. She has been cast in the role of Captain Marvel in the Marvel Universe. She will make her first appearance as the comic book character in 2019’s Captain Marvel. Larson is also slotted to appear in Avengers: Endgame. Although the latest Avengers movie was set to release in 2019, staff difficulties have pushed it back to an indeterminable time. There is hope, however, that the movie will release in 2020.

Besides these big Marvel roles, Brie Larson has two other films in the works. Slotted to release in 2020, Just Mercy is a story about civil rights defense attorney, Bryan Stevenson. The movie shows him recounting the case of a condemned death row prisoner he fought to get free. Larson has been cast in the role of Eva Ansley.

It has also been confirmed that Larson will appear in the film, I’m Thinking of Ending Things, although it has not yet been announced what role she will reprise. The film is a story about a woman who makes a detour while trying to decide how she will break up with her boyfriend. The main character ends up rethinking her entire life.