By Michaela Doe
July 22, 2020
The early years
The beginning of her ascent to fame started early and young.
Her career started as a childhood singer.
By age 16, she had already sung backup vocals for 5 Grammy winning singers.
But a sudden career pivot to the silver screen catapulted her early fame. She soon starred in 5 TV shows, and 4 major motion pictures.
First TV appearance with an all-star cast on the show “All Right With Us.”
Hitting her stride and making her own brand of fame.
She met Quinn Darandino on the set of Kill Will, which set her movie trajectory into acceleration.
Starred in 4 consecutive blockbusters by 2012.
But a real movie star was made when she starred as Lucy Ohio in “Gone By Day.”
Her first Oscar Nomination as Best Supporting Actress in a foreign film.
Back to back blockbusters and Grammy nominations really made 2012 her year.
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The Ups and Downs