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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 14 wins & 65 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Up in the Air
Up in the Air Natalie Keener
(2009)
Pitch Perfect
(2012)
Into the Woods
Into the Woods Cinderella
(2014)
50/50
50/50 Katherine
(2011)

Filmography

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 2020 Trolls 2 (pre-production)
Poppy (voice)
 2018 A Simple Favor (pre-production) (rumored)
 2017 Trolls Holiday (TV Movie)
Poppy (voice)
 2016 Trolls
Poppy (voice)
 2015 Digging for Fire
Alicia
 2014/II Cake
Nina Collins
 2014 The Voices
Lisa
 2013 Anna Kendrick: Cups (Pitch Perfect's 'When I'm Gone') (Video short)
Anna Kendrick
 2013 Anna Kendrick Goes K-Pop with F(x) (Video short)
Anna Kendrick
 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
 2003 Camp
Fritzi
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Music video for Ben Folds Five "Do It Anyway" - Actress See more »

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1 Print Biography | 4 Interviews | 4 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 8 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Height:

5' 2" (1.57 m)
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Personal Quote:

While I wouldn't wish being teased on anyone, I think it eventually leads to a kind of solidarity in adult life. The few people I know who weren't picked on in school are people I find I can't relate to on much more than a surface level. There's a sensitivity that comes with feeling like an outsider at some point in your life. I'd rather be emotionally tuned in to other people than slightly more ... See more »

Trivia:

Has the unique achievement of appearing in three big screen musicals - Into the Woods (2014), The Last Five Years (2014) and Pitch Perfect 2 (2015) - that are set to be released theatrically within just six months of each other, from December 2014 to May 2015. This is a rare feat, considering the low amount of big screen musicals that are made in Hollywood each year. See more »

Trademark:

Very often sings in her roles See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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