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Anna Kendrick was born in Portland, Maine, to Janice (Cooke), an accountant, and William Kendrick, a teacher. She has an older brother, Michael Cooke Kendrick, who has also acted. She is of English, Irish, and Scottish descent. For her role as "Dinah" in "High Society" on Broadway, Anna Kendrick was nominated for a Tony Award (second youngest ever)... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 16 wins & 33 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 Trolls (pre-production)
Poppy (voice)
 2015 Mr. Right (filming)
Martha
 2014/II Cake
Nina
 2014 The Voices
Lisa
 2012 ParaNorman
Courtney Babcock (voice)
 2012 Family Guy (TV Series)
Nora
- Internal Affairs (2012) ... Nora (voice)
 2011 50/50
Katherine
 2009 Fear Itself (TV Series)
Shelby Johnson
- The Spirit Box (2009) ... Shelby Johnson
 2009 Elsewhere
Sarah
 2008/I Twilight
Jessica
 2007 Viva Laughlin (TV Series)
Holly
- What a Whale Wants (2007) ... Holly
 2003 The Mayor (TV Movie)
Sadie Winterhalter
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Appeared as Fredrika in "A Little Night Music," New York City Opera, March 7-29, 2003. See more »

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2 Interviews | 2 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 2" (1.57 m)
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I guess I'm drawn to... I think, even when I read serious scripts, the moments that I connect to are the little glimpses of humor, because, you know, I think every script, no matter how serious it is, has bits of humor in it. Even End of Watch is really funny. So those are the moments where I can kind of see what I can do with it that's different, and I feel like that's the easiest way for me to ... See more »

Trivia:

Was nominated for Broadway's 1998 Tony Award as Best Actress (Featured Role - Musical) for "High Society." She was the second youngest nominee (after 1991's Tony winner in the same category, Daisy Eagan) in Tony history, See more »

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