Full Name: Elizabeth Chase Olsen
Nickname: Lizzie

Date of Birth: February 16, 1989
Place of Birth: Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles

Education: Tisch School of the Arts (New York University)
Occupation: Actress

Height: 5′ 6″ (1.68cm)
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Green

Parents: Jarnette and David Olsen (divorced)
Siblings: Two older sisters, Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen. One older brother, Trent Olsen. Two younger half-siblings, Taylor and Jake Olsen.

  • A graduate of NYU Tisch School of the Arts and the Atlantic Theater Company Acting School in NYC.
  • Was cast as the lead in Martha Marcy May Marlene (2011), just two weeks before shooting.
  • When she was growing up, her favorite actress and role model was Michelle Pfeiffer. She got to meet Michelle while she was on the set of I Am Sam (2001).
  • She enjoys playing Volleyball.
  • One of her favorite films growing up was Tremors (1990).
  • Voted #94 n Ask men’s ‘most desirable’ woman of 2012 list.
  • Elizabeth has a younger half-brother, Jake Olsen.
  • Elizabeth has a younger half-sister, Courtney Taylor Olsen.
  • Worked with Aaron Taylor-Johnson on three different films in two years – Captain America: Winter Soldier (2014), Godzilla (2014) and The Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015).
  • She went by a different name in high school. In order to separate herself from her famous older sisters, Elizabeth went by the name “Elizabeth Chase” in high school! Chase is actually Elizabeth’s middle name.
  • She auditioned for Spy Kids but never got the part. She told The Daily Beast, “…I’m very happy I didn’t get it because I didn’t want to be a child actor.”
  • As a child, Elizabeth received ballet and singing lessons.
  • Lizzie Olsen is best friends with Aaron Carter’s twin sister Angel Carter.
  • Her favorite dessert is vanilla frozen yogurt with cinnamon and almonds.
  • Mary-Kate and Ashley’s clothing line Elizabeth and James was named after her and her older brother.
  • Olsen drives a used Range Rover inherited from her older sister, Mary-Kate, in 2004.
  • She is comfortable with doing nude scenes as long is it serves the story.
  • Her dream roles include Ophelia in Hamlet, Masha in Chekhov’s Three Sisters, and Mary Tyrone in Eugene O’Neill’s Long Day’s Journey Into Night. Long Day’s Journey may still be a ways away, though; the character of Mary Tyrone is 54 years old.