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Rose Byrne

Rose Byrne was born in Balmain, Sydney, Australia. She is the daughter of Jane, a primary school administrator, and Robin Byrne, a semi-retired statistician and market researcher. She landed her first role in a movie, Dallas Doll (1994), when she was 15 years old. Since then, Rose has appeared in a variety of Australian televisions shows including ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 11 wins & 18 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 The Meddler
Lori Minervini
 2014 Annie
 2013 Portlandia (TV Series)
Fred's Girlfriend
- Soft Opening (2013) ... Fred's Girlfriend
 2012 American Dad! (TV Series)
- Ricky Spanish (2012) ... Jenny (voice)
 2011/I Bridesmaids
 2009 Knowing
 2009/I Adam
Beth Buchwald
 2007 Sunshine
 2005 The Tenants
Irene Bell
 2005 Casanova (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.3 (2005) ... Edith
- Episode #1.2 (2005) ... Edith
- Episode #1.1 (2005) ... Edith
 2004 Wicker Park
 2004 Troy
 2003 The Night We Called It a Day
Audrey Appleby
 2003 Take Away
Sonja Stilano
 2002/II Heaven (Short)
 2002 City of Ghosts
 2001 The Pitch (Short)
 2000 Murder Call (TV Series)
Sarah Watson
- Still Life (2000) ... Sarah Watson
 2000 My Mother Frank
 1999 Two Hands
 1999 Heartbreak High (TV Series)
Carly Whitely
- Episode #7.3 (1999) ... Carly Whitely
- Episode #7.2 (1999) ... Carly Whitely
- Episode #7.1 (1999) ... Carly Whitely
 1999 The Date (Short)
 1999 Big Sky (TV Series)
- A Family Affair (1999) ... Angie
 1997 Wildside (TV Series)
Heidi Benson
- Episode #1.2 (1997) ... Heidi Benson
- Episode #1.1 (1997) ... Heidi Benson
 1997 Fallen Angels (TV Series)
- Lerve, Lerve, Lerve (1997) ... Siobhan
 1996 G.P. (TV Series)
- A Man of Action (1996) ... Rebecca
 1995 Echo Point (TV Series)
Belinda O'Connor
 1994 Dallas Doll
Rastus Sommers
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Other Works:

Face of Max Factor(2004-2006) See more »

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2 Interviews | 4 Articles | 32 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 6¼" (1.68 m)

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I'm starting to know how the world works a bit, and I'm learning more and more that the only thing that matters is what happens between 'action' and 'cut'. I'm allowing myself to be a bit more selfish, for want of a better word, just that it's OK to focus and that I don't have to be nice to everybody." See more »


Her hobbies include yoga, swimming, bicycle riding, crosswords, and reading. See more »


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She needs to eat. Or be fed. bushzy
Is she considered A list yet? moonflower0906
Sad eyes... west182
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Good evidence that she has an eating disorder slonejr
Has she not died in any of her films? oldboilerhouse
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