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Rooney Mara

Actress Rooney Mara was born in 1985 in Bedford, New York. She made her screen debut in the slasher film Urban Legends: Bloody Mary (2005), went on to have a supporting role in the independent coming-of-age drama Tanner Hall (2009), and has since starred in the 2010 remake of A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010), the biographical drama film The Social... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 25 wins & 60 nominations. See more awards »

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 2018 Vox Lux (pre-production)
 2016 Lion
 2016 Una
 2015 Pan
Tiger Lily
 2014/I Trash
 2013 Her
 2011 Touch of Evil (Short)
The Sociopath
 2009 Youth in Revolt
 2009 Dare
 2009 ER (TV Series)
- I Feel Good (2009) ... Megan
- Old Times (2009) ... Megan
 2008 The Cleaner (TV Series)
Rebecca Smith
- Rebecca (2008) ... Rebecca Smith
 2008 Dream Boy
Evelyn (as Tricia Mara)
 2007 Women's Murder Club (TV Series)
Alexis Sherman
- Blind Dates and Bleeding Hearts (2007) ... Alexis Sherman (as Tricia Mara)
 2006 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Jessica DeLay
- Fat (2006) ... Jessica DeLay (as Tricia Mara)
 2005 Urban Legends: Bloody Mary (Video)
Classroom Girl #1 (as Patricia Mara)
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Patricia Mara | Tricia Mara


5' 3" (1.6 m)

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Everyone on set is also a gypsy. We're all like carnie folk. We're all freaks. We're all insane. But there is an understanding there. See more »


Rooney and her sister Kate Mara both appeared in Best Picture Oscar nominated films in 2011. Rooney was in The Social Network (2010), Kate in 127 Hours (2010). See more »


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