(biography, photos, videos) Anna Kendrick
Anna Kendrick: biography
Anna Kendrick is an American actress and singer, first became a star on Broadway, and then conquered the cinema. Movie lovers around the world know of her participation in such films as «up in the sky», «Twilight», «the Perfect voice» and many others.
Anna was born in New England – town Portland, located in the North of the United States. Her mother Janice cook was an accountant, father William Kendrick taught in school history, and later engaged in financial activities. The family also brought up the older brother of Anna, Michael Cooke Kendrick, is also became an actor.
When the girl was only 10 years old, the parents took her to new York to audition. At the casting she learned which of her talents need to be cut, and two years later, Anna Kendrick began to come on stage the most famous theatres in Broadway musicals, including such known, as «High society» and «a Little night music».
Just a kid, Kendrick has been nominated to receive three prestigious theater prize «drama Desk», «world prize of the theater» and a Tony, becoming one of the youngest Actresses in history that applied for these awards. On Broadway, Anna played another five years after that, completely focused on the film.
Debut as a film actress began in 2003. She starred in the musical TV series «Summer camp». Then there was the musical «Viva Laughlin» and easy melodrama «Granite of science». And the first popular Anna Kendrick brought 2008. She first appeared in the romantic vampire Saga «Twilight», where she played the role of the girlfriend of the heroine Kristen Stewart, and then got first starring role in the musical tragicomedy «meeting with mark».
More about the actress spoke after the release of the drama «up in the air», where partners Kendrick was George Clooney, Vera Farmiga. For this work Anna has been named a «Rising star of the year». And her career really went up rapidly.
Began to appear all new and new projects with the participation of the young actress: crime Thriller «the Patrol», a musical Comedy «pitch Perfect», a parody of the horror film, «If your girl zombie», romantic melodrama «the Last five years.» Of the recent films Anna Kendrick is worth noting Thriller with elements of Comedy «My boyfriend — killer», and two humorous paintings – «Hunting a job» and «Wedding frenzy.»
Anna Kendrick – a workaholic, she can’t imagine her life without daily work on the scripts, no rehearsals and discuss the details of the upcoming filming. Perhaps that is why her personal life has not developed.
The longest novel Anna lasted 4 years. In the film «Scott pilgrim vs. the world», she met British film Director and screenwriter Edgar Wright, who met until 2013. But their feelings were not able to withstand long separations and large distances, because the lovers shared the ocean.
The fact that Wright continued to work in London, and Kendrick was not ready to quit Hollywood career. However, the pair have kept a friendly relationship and after separation.
Also fans associated the name Anna Kendrick with actors Jake Gyllenhaal and Robert Pattinson, but she denied that she had a romantic relationship with these partners.
- 2008 — meeting with mark
- 2008 — Twilight
- 2009 — up in the air
- 2012 — Patrol
- 2012 — pitch Perfect
- 2014 — the Last five years
- 2014 — If your girl zombie
- 2016 — My boyfriend — killer
- 2016 — Hunt for jobs
- 2016 — Wedding frenzy