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Overview (2)

Nicknames El
Els
Height 5' 2" (1.57 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Elsie Kate Fisher (born April 3, 2003) is an American actress. She began her career in 2009 with a role in the television series Medium at age 6, before voicing Agnes in the first two Despicable Me films. In 2018, she received critical acclaim for her performance as the socially-struggling teenage girl Kayla Day in the comedy-drama film Eighth Grade; she earned many accolades and nominations for her performance, including a Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Actress - Motion Picture Comedy or Musical.

Most well known for voicing Agnes in the Despicable Me films. She is also notable for her voice role as Masha in the English version of the animated television series Masha and the Bear. As a live action actress, she was cast as Kevin Costner's character's daughter in the 2015 feature film McFarland, USA.

As of October 2018, Fisher has two forthcoming projects. She will portray Parker Needler in the animated adaptation of The Addams Family. She will also star in Ken Kwapis musical film The Shaggs, based on the rock band of the same name.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: ahmetkozan

Trade Mark (1)

Thick eyebrows

Trivia (17)

Elsie's favourite animal is the giraffe.
Elsie has been in over sixteen national commercials.
While recording Despicable Me, the directors told her to sing a song about Unicorns and she made one up on the spot.
Elsie was videotaped while recording her lines for Despicable Me so that the animators could use her speech movements.
Elsie loved filming her commercial for Hershey's because she got to eat lots of chocolate.
When Elsie grows up she wants to be a scientist, an archaeologist, or a painter.
Elsie's favourite actor is Steve Carell, with whom she worked on Despicable Me.
Elsie has a cat named Judy and three dogs named Agnes, Ollie, and Allie.
For doing such a great job in Despicable Me, Elsie was given a twinkie as a reward.
Elsie started acting at the age of five.
She is best friends with actress Caitlin Carmichael.
Sister of Nathan Fisher.
Before rising to fame as the voice of Agnes, she appeared in a 2009 episode of the NBC series Medium.
In 2013, she acted in two episodes of the Fox series Raising Hope. She also starred in the 2018 film Eighth Grade as Kayla.
She and George Eads were both in the cast of the 2014 movie Gutshot Straight.
She grew up with a brother named Nathan.
Nominated for the 2019 Golden Globe Award in the Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy category for her role as Kayla Day in Eighth Grade (2018), but lost to Olivia Colman for The Favourite (2018).

Personal Quotes (7)

My favorite thing to do is play video games. I love Pokemon; I'm going to get a new Pokemon game soon.
I want to act for a long time, but, later when I grow up, I also want to be a scientist!
[on what she wants to be when she grows up] I think I'll be a scientist or a veterinarian.
[on why she likes making animated movies] I like doing animated films because you don't have to act it out or do it a lot of times.
[on the one thing she couldn't live without] It would be my family, it really would be my family.
[on acting] It's not hard to act - I'm just super good at it. I like that you get to meet a lot of new friends. That's what I really love about it.
[on her favorite scene in Despicable Me] My favorite scene to do was when I said IT'S SO FLUFFY!

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