Alison Brie, aka Alison Brie Schermerhorn, is an American actress, writer, producer, & comedian who works predominantly in the American cinema and television industries. She began her career as a clown but eventually entered the entertainment sector.
She is extremely well-known for her parts in the Netflix blockbuster Glow and the American popular Mad Men series. She was even nominated for two Golden Globes for ‘Glow.’ She was also a regular on the hit Netflix series Bojack Horseman.
She has a big fan base and is quite active on social media. In 2017, she appeared on a Larry King show and stated her intention not to have children with her spouse.
Early Life of Alison Brie
Her location of birth was Los Angeles, California, the United States. Alison Brie’s father’s name is Charles Terry Schermerhorn, and her mother’s name is Joanne Brenner. She has one sibling: Lauren Schermerhorn.
Quick Bio / Wiki
|Real Name/Full Name||Alison Brie|
|Birth Place:||Los Angeles, California, the United States|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||December 29, 1982|
|Age/How Old:||41 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 160cm |
In Feet and Inches – 5 ′ 3″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 53Kg|
In Pounds – 116lbs
|Parents Name:||Father – Charles Terry Schermerhorn|
Mother – Joanne Brenner
|School/College:||South Pasadena High School, California Institute of the Arts, Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama|
|Husband/Spouse Name:||Dave Franco|
|Profession:||Actress, Writer, Producer, & Comedian|
|Net Worth:||Approximately $10 Million|
|Social Media:||Instagram, Twitter|
|Last Updated:||October 2023|
Alison Brie Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
She was born on December 29, 1982. Alison Brie’s age is 41 as of October 2023. She is 5′ 3″ tall & weighs approximately 53kg. She possesses blue eyes & brown hair. Alison Brie belongs to American nationality, and her zodiac sign is Capricorn.
Alison Brie Education
In 2001, Alison Brie received her graduation from South Pasadena High School in her hometown. She obtained the high school diploma there, which she needed.
Additionally, she continued her studies at a higher institution known as the California Institute of the Arts, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in drama in 2005. She enrolled in Glasgow, Scotland’s Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama.
Alison Brie Personal Life
- In 2011, Alison Brie and Dave Franco began dating. They later got married in 2017.
- They are childless and have made the decision not to have children. They would rather concentrate on their careers.
- The pair likes to travel together as well as relax at home, watch TV, and cook food.
- They adore their two cats, Harry and Arturo.
Alison Brie Professional Career
- Alison Brie debuted on television in 2006 as Nina in the Disney Channel series Hannah Montana. In addition, she gained popularity as Trudy Campbell in the AMC period drama Mad Men from 2007 to 2015.
- She starred in the web comedy My Alibi from 2008 to 2009, and from 2009 to 2015, she played Annie Edison in the NBC/Yahoo! View sitcom Community.
- She received accolades for her depiction and was nominated for the Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series.
- Alison Brie co-hosted an episode of Attack of the Show! In April 2010. And appears in a Web Soup segment. Then, in 2010, she appeared in the comedic flick Montana Amazon.
- In 2011, Alison Brie portrayed Rebecca Walters in the slasher horror thriller Scream 4; in 2012, she portrayed Suzie Barnes in the romantic comedy film The Five-Year Engagement.
- In addition, she portrayed Princess Unikitty in the 2014 animated comedy film The Lego Movie and a character in an episode of the eighth season of the animated television series American Dad!
- Alison Brie joined the cast of the Netflix sitcom BoJack Horseman in June 2014; the series premiered on August 22. Since then, she has provided the voice for other characters, including the main heroine Diane Nguyen and recurrent character Vincent Aultman.
- She also had an appearance on Lip Sync Battle, where she triumphed over Will Arnett by singing “Shoop” by Salt-N-Pepa & “Bang Bang” by Jessie J, Ariana Grande, & Nicki Minaj.
- In 2015, Alison Brie co-starred with Jason Sudeikis in Leslye Headland’s romance comedy Sleeping with Other People and as the fiancée of Will Ferrell’s character in the funny picture Get Hard.
- Alison Brie plays Lucy in the 2016 romance comedy How to Be Single. She co-starred in several movies in 2017, including The Little Hours, a historical comedy, The Disaster Artist, and The Post, a biographical comedy.
- Alison Brie debuted her main role as Ruth Wilder in the Netflix comedy-drama series GLOW on June 23, 2017. The 1980s female professional wrestling business Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling inspired the series.
- Appreciation for her work included a Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Actress in a Comedy Series nomination and an Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in Comedy Series nod from the SAG-AFTRA Guild Awards.
- In 2018, Alison Brie co-starred in Beck’s “Colors” music video. In 2019, she repeated her voice role as Princess Unikitty in The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part, an animated comedy sequel film, and delivered the English dub for Weathering with You, a Japanese animated romantic fantasy film.
- Alison Brie featured in the 2020 drama Promising Young Woman, which the ever-popular Emerald Fennell directed. She wrote, produced, and appeared as Sarah in Horse Girl in the same year, a Netflix drama film directed by Jeff Baena.
- Then, Alison Brie co-starred with Dan Stevens in The Rental, a horror thriller directed by her husband, Dave Franco. Alison then portrayed Sloane in the romantic comedy flick Happiest Season.
- In June 2021, it was revealed that Alison would be a guest star in the fifth season of the cartoon comedy Rick and Morty.
Alison Brie Awards and Achievements
- Outstanding Ensemble Performance in a Drama Series — Winner of the Screen Actors Guild Award (2008)
- Outstanding Ensemble Performance in a Comedy Series – Nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award (2017)
- Screen Actors Guild Award nomination for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series (2017)
- Screen Actors Guild Award nomination for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series (2018)
- Golden Globe Award nomination in the field of “Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series – Musical or Comedy” (2018)
- Nominated for a Golden Globe in the field of Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series, Musical or Comedy (2019)
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Alison Brie in 2023
Alison Brie has been an actress for a very long time and has even expanded into producing and writing.
She currently has an approximately $10 million net worth due to her hard work and devotion.
Moreover, it is claimed that Alison Brie is one of the highest-paid performers, given her impact in the industry.