Olivia Wilde is a popular American actress and director. She has gained a lot of popularity worldwide and has a huge fan following too. Even though she has done many films and TV shows she is known for working in the FOX series house. She has also starred in many important films including Tron: Legacy, The Change-Up, Cowboys & Aliens and the Lazarus Effect. Apart from that, she has been actively taking part in many videos. Some of her popular videos are Dashboard Confessional’s Stolen, Drake’s Nice for What. She directed Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros’ No Love like Yours and Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Dark Necessities. Here is what you need to know about her.
Bio and Early Life
Olivia was born on 10th March 1984 in New York City. Her mother is a famous 60 Minutes journalist and producer. Leslie Cockburn and Andrew are her parents and they both are journalists. Her paternal grandfather is a popular novelist and she has two siblings that are one older sister and one younger brother. She is close to both of them and shares a good bond even now. Olivia got enrolled at New York’s Bard College but she wanted to pursue acting as a career. She got admission to Dublin’s Gaiety School and started learning acting to make a mark in the industry. Olivia is 36 years old and her height is five feet and seven inches.
Olivia is a popular actress and director. Her total net worth is $20 million and she has earned this amount due to her active career. She is also a writer and a model while her career graph is reaching a new high each day. Many brands have taken her as an ambassador that is another source of income for her.
Olivia was lucky to get a break in the industry and due to her talent, it didn’t take much time for her to become popular. She got her debut role in the Fox series skin that was for six episodes only. However, she got her share of attention and got another big movie role in the movie girl next door. If that is not enough she also started directing and became a success there. Here are some of the films she has done so far.
- Conversations with Other Women
- Alpha Dog
- Cool Ideas
- The Death and Life of
- The Black Donnellys
- Year One
- Tron: Legacy
Relationships and Marriage
Olivia’s love life has been interesting and she fell in love at an early age. She married an Italian filmmaker Tao Ruspoli when she was only 19. The marriage was supposed to be a secret and many people didn’t know about it. However, the relationship couldn’t last long and they went through a divorce. She started a relationship with the Saturday night Live actor Jason Sudeikis. They both decided to get married and have got a son and daughter. However, this marriage also ended up in divorce. Olivia is a vegetarian and likes to keep herself fit.