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Mary-Kate Olsen


She and her twin sister, Ashley Olsen, were born June 13, 1986 in Sherman Oaks, California to David and Jarnette Olsen. The twins began their acting career in 1987 when they were chosen to play the role of Michelle Tanner on a new television series, Full House (1987). The show became a hit with books, dolls, and other merchandise being sold to ... See full bio »

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 2011 Beastly
Kendra
 2008 Samantha Who? (TV Series)
Natalie
- Help! (2008) ... Natalie
 2007 Weeds (TV Series)
Tara Lindman
- Go (2007) ... Tara Lindman
- Risk (2007) ... Tara Lindman
- Cankles (2007) ... Tara Lindman
 2006 Factory Girl
Art Gallery Patron (uncredited)
 2003 Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle
Future Angel (uncredited)
 2003 The Challenge (TV Movie)
Shane Dalton
 2002/I When in Rome (Video)
Charli
 2001-2002 Mary-Kate and Ashley in Action! (TV Series)
Mary-Kate / Special Agent Misty
- Tourist Traps (2002) ... Mary-Kate / Special Agent Misty (voice)
- Hot to Trot (2002) ... Mary-Kate / Special Agent Misty (voice)
- Rave Reviews (2002) ... Mary-Kate / Special Agent Misty (voice)
- Bad Hair Day (2002) ... Mary-Kate / Special Agent Misty (voice)
- Alien Encounters (2002) ... Mary-Kate / Special Agent Misty (voice)
 2002 Getting There (Video)
Kylie Hunter
 2001 Holiday in the Sun (Video)
Madison
 2000 7th Heaven (TV Series)
Carol Murphy
- Gossip (2000) ... Carol Murphy
 1994 The Little Rascals
Twin #2
 1993 Double, Double Toil and Trouble (TV Movie)
Kelly Farmer / Young Aunt Sofia
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Other Works:

Endorses, with sister Ashley Olsen, a line of clothing, makeup, and fashion accessories sold exclusively at Wal-Mart stores. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 2 Interviews | 24 Articles | 6 Pictorials | 22 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Mary Kate Ashley Olsen | Mary Kate Olsen | Mary Kate Ashley Olson

Height:

5' 2" (1.57 m)
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How can you be organized when you're in Times Square? See more »

Trivia:

Mary-Kate is shorter than her twin sister Ashley by 1 inch. See more »

Nickname:

MK

Star Sign:

Gemini

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