She has two younger brothers. Her start in acting came after a classmate's father, involved in the acting business, noticed her "acting all ditsy" in a school play. In that film, she had to hug Heath Ledger , and she said that all of her friends, who went to see the film, at the same time sent her a barrage of text messages about how lucky she was! Emily says she tries to avoid "cheesy" movies, and her big break came when she was on a press tour in LA for Ghost Ship , that was filmed in Australia and released in America. In the same year, she won an Australian Film Institute Award for Best Young Actress, and was nominated for the same award, the next year. She received a call and was asked to come to LA for a proper audition, which won her the part.
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Birthplace: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. A native of Melbourne, Australian actress Emily Browning broke into show business on a national level rather early on, with repeat high-profile appearances in Aussie series including Something in the Air and Blue Heelers. She transitioned to the big screen -- and quickly attained international exposure with a Hollywood turn in the Scott Rudin-produced, Jim Carrey-starring fantasy Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events , and in the meantime completed her high school degree. A number of additional assignments followed, including most notably the supernatural horror remake The Uninvited, the fantastical action film Sucker Punch, and the erotic drama Sleeping Beauty. Frances Shea says: London in the s, everyone had a story about the Krays. They were twins.
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Emily Browning is best known for her breakout role in A Series of Unfortunate Events , but this Australian actress has proven she can act in virtually every genre since then. Keep reading to find out more about this talented Melbourne native! Emily was born on December 7, , making her 30 years of age right now. When she was younger, Emily Browning already had her distinctive elfin features, freckles, and brunette hair. They broke up after a year, and Emily started dating her Plush co-star, Xavier Samuel. She dated Xavier from to Emily is currently being managed by Catherine Poulton Management. One movie not on her credits? Despite being endorsed by author Stephanie Meyer, she turned down the request to audition, citing exhaustion.
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