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Rebel Wilson is an Australian actress/comedian born in Sydney, Australia in 1980. She attended Australian Theatre for Young People and after graduating in 2003 she won the ATYP International scholarship, funded by Nicole Kidman and train with The Second City School of comedy.
Wilson started her theatre career in 2002 where she wrote, produced and starred in The Westie Monogues, showing in Sydney. Wilson continued to write, produce and star on stage for the next three years before focussing her attention on TV and film. However, returned to the stage in June 2016 playing the role of Ursula in The Little Mermaid at The Hollywood Bowl. The show ran for three days and Wilson starred alongside Sara Bareilles, John Stamos and Glee star Darren Criss.
Her TV career started in 2003, where she played Toula in comedy series Pizza, as well as sketch comedy series The Wedge. Since then, Rebel has established herself as a comedian actress, appearing in many comedy TV series, including CBS’s Rules of Engagemnet and Workaholics on comedy central, in her signature comedic style. Rebel Wilson is, perhaps, best known for her film roles in a variety of Hollywood films such as her iconic role of Brynn in Bridesmaids and as Fat Amy in Pitch Perfect, where she received critical acclaim and was nominated for a variety of awards, whilst winning the MTV Movie Award for Best Breakthrough Performance as well as Choice Movie Actress: Comedy at 2013 Teen Choice Awards.
Selected London & West End Stage Appearances
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