Mara Wilson


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Mara Elizabeth Wilson was born on Friday, July 24th, 1987 in Los Angeles, California. She is the oldest daughter of Michael and Suzie Wilson, with three elder brothers - Danny (b. 1979), Jon (b. 1981) and Joel (b. 1983) - and a younger sister Anna (b. 1993). When Mara was 5 years old, her eldest brother Daniel Ben Wilson (Danny) started acting in ... See full bio »

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Matilda Matilda
(1996)
Mrs. Doubtfire Natalie Hillard
(1993)
Miracle on 34th Street Susan Walker
(1994)

Filmography

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 2020-2021 Helluva Boss (TV Series)
Additional Voices / Mrs. Mayberry
- Truth Seekers (2021) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- C.H.E.R.U.B (2021) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Murder Family (2020) ... Mrs. Mayberry (voice)
 2021 Pre-Emptive Defence (Short)
Sara
 2019-2020 Welcome to Night Vale (Podcast Series)
The Faceless Old Woman
- 177 - Bloody Laws, Bloody Claws: The Murder of Frank Chen (2020) ... The Faceless Old Woman
- 175 - The October Monologues (2020) ... The Faceless Old Woman
- 150 - The Birthday of Lee Marvin (2019) ... The Faceless Old Woman
 2018-2019 Big Hero 6: The Series (TV Series)
Liv Amara / Di / Student #1
- City of Monsters: Part II (2019) ... Liv Amara / Di (voice)
- City of Monsters: Part I (2019) ... Liv Amara (voice)
- Lie Detector (2019) ... Liv Amara / Student #1 (voice)
- Supersonic Sue (2019) ... Liv Amara (voice)
- Something Fluffy (2019) ... Liv Amara (voice)
 2016 BoJack Horseman (TV Series)
Jill Pill / Quail Mother
- That's Too Much, Man! (2016) ... Jill Pill / Quail Mother (voice)
- BoJack Kills (2016) ... Jill Pill (voice)
- The BoJack Horseman Show (2016) ... Jill Pill (voice)
- Start Spreading the News (2016) ... Jill Pill (voice)
 2016 Broad City (TV Series)
Waitress
- Burning Bridges (2016) ... Waitress
 2015 Billie Bob Joe
Mara Wilson
 2012-2014 The Nostalgia Chick (TV Series)
Mara Wilson
- Nostalgic Foods of Yore (2014) ... Mara Wilson
- Matilda (2012) ... Mara Wilson
 2012 Demo Reel (TV Series)
Donnie's Wife
- Lost in Translation (Bromance Version) (2012) ... Donnie's Wife (voice)
 2012 Nostalgia Critic (TV Series)
Mara Wilson
- A Simple Wish (2012) ... Mara Wilson
 2011/I Missed Connection (Short)
Bitty
 1999 Batman Beyond (TV Series)
Tamara
- Mind Games (1999) ... Tamara (voice)
 1999 Balloon Farm (TV Movie)
Willow Johnson
 1999 The Wonderful World of Disney (TV Series)
Willow Johnson
- Balloon Farm (1999) ... Willow Johnson
 1997 A Simple Wish
Anabel
 1996 Pearl (TV Series)
Samantha Stein
- The Tutor (1996) ... Samantha Stein
 1996 Matilda
Matilda
 1994 Miracle on 34th Street
Susan Walker
 1994 A Time to Heal (TV Movie)
Barbara Barton
 1993 Bob (TV Series)
Amelia
 1993 Melrose Place (TV Series)
Nikki Petrova
- Under the Mistletoe (1993) ... Nikki Petrova
- Duet for One (1993) ... Nikki Petrova
- Married to It (1993) ... Nikki Petrova
- Flirting with Disaster (1993) ... Nikki Petrova
- Hot and Bothered (1993) ... Nikki Petrova
 1993 Mrs. Doubtfire
Natalie Hillard
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Book: "(K) for Kid". New York City: Penguin Random House See more »

Official Sites:

Cameo | Facebook Fan Page | See more »

Height:

5' 0½" (1.54 m)

Children:

None

Parents:

Suzie Wilson | Wilson, Michael

Relatives:

Daniel Ben Wilson (sibling) | See more »
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Personal Quote:

[reflecting back on her film career] Imagine that when you were a child, you liked to finger-paint. It was a fun pastime, but it came easily to you, so you never took much pride in it. Regardless, you got a reputation for your finger-painting. Now imagine that, fifteen to twenty years later, people are coming up to you and telling you that they have your finger-paintings up on their walls and ... See more »

Trivia:

During her teen years, she was diagnosed with OCD, after reading a book called Kissing Doorknobs and noting some similarities between herself and the main character. Years later she discovered that the author of the book was actually the mother of her Matilda co-star Kira Spencer Hesser. See more »

Trademark:

Her big hazel eyes.

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