Alison Brie Schermerhorn is an American actress born on December 29, 1982. Brie played the lead roles of Annie Edison in the TV series Community and Trudy Campbell in the drama series Mad Men. She voices Diane Nguyen in the animated comedy series BoJack Horseman and plays the role of Ruth Wilder in the comedy series GLOW, for which she earned a Golden Globe Award nomination.
In addition to her work on television, Brie has also appeared in films such as Scream 4, The Five-Year Engagement, The Lego Movie, Get Hard, Sleeping with Other People, How to Be Single, The Little Hours, The Disaster Artist and The Post.
Who is Alison Brie?
Brie began her acting career at the Jewish Community Center in Southern California. He graduated from the California Institute of the Arts with a bachelor’s degree in theater in 2005. He lived in the UK for a while, as he studied at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama. He then clowned at birthday parties and performed at the theater in California.
One of Brie’s first television roles was playing the role of Nina, a hairdresser novice, in Hannah Montana. After her starring in the web series My Alibi, she played the role of Trudy Campbell in Mad Men. From 2009 to 2015, she played Annie Edison on the NBC sitcom Community.
In April 2010, Brie hosted an episode of Attack of the Show! and appeared on a small portion of Web Soup. The 2010 movie Montana was spotted on Amazon. Brie was ranked #99 on Maxim magazine’s 2010 Hot 100 list and #49 on the 2011 list. In 2014, she was chosen as the second most desired woman by Askmen readers.
Brie has appeared in several notable movie roles, including her role as Sidney Prescott’s assistant in the 2011 horror movie Scream 4 and the 2012 comedy movie The Five-Year Engagement. She voiced Princess Unikitty in The Lego Movie and a character in the animated series American Dad! In 2015, she starred alongside Jason Sudeikis in Leslye Headland’s romantic comedy Sleeping with Other People and Get Hard as the fiancee of Will Ferrell’s character. In 2016, Brie played the role of Lucy in the romantic comedy movie How to Be Single. In 2017, Brie co-starred in several movies. Some of these are the historical comedy The Little Hours, the biographical comedy-drama The Disaster Artist and the historical drama The Post.
In June 2014, Brie joined the cast of the Netflix series BoJack Horseman. In the first two seasons, she voiced many characters, including the main character Diane Nguyen. Brie also appeared on Lip Sync Battle, winning against Will Arnett with her performances of Salt-n-Pepa’s “Shoop” and Ariana Grande’s “Bang Bang”.
Brie began acting in the Netflix original comedy series GLOW. The series began airing on June 23, 2017. Brie stated that after her performance on GLOW was praised, she focused on playing more meaningful roles. In 2018, she starred in Beck’s “Colors” music video. It has been announced that director Emerald Fennell will play the lead role in his upcoming movie, Promising Young Woman. He will also star alongside Dan Stevens in The Rental, directed by Dave Franco.
Brie met Dave Franco at a Mardi Gras party in 2011 and they started dating in 2012. On August 25, 2015, it was reported that the two were engaged. They got married on March 13, 2017.
Alison Brie Movies
Stolen Poem (2004) (Alice)
Born (2007) (Mary Elizabeth Martino)
Dickie Smalls: From Shame to Fame (2007) (Mya)
Parasomnia (2008) (Darcy)
The Coverup (2008) (Grace)
Buddy ‘n’ Andy (2008) (Michelle)
Salvation, Texas (2008) (Lisa Salter)
Us One Night (2009) (Alyson)
The Home Front (2010) (Hannah)
Raspberry Magic (2010) (Ms. Bradlee)
Montana Amazon (2010) (Ella Dunderhead)
Scream 4 (2011) (Rebecca Walters)
Save the Date (2012) (Beth)
The Five-Year Engagement (2012) (Suzie Barnes-Eilhauer)
The Kings of Summer (2013) (Heather Toy)
The Lego Movie (2014) (Princess Unikitty)
Search Party (2014) (Elizabeth)
Sleeping with Other People (2015) (Lainey Dalton)
Get Hard (2015) (Alissa Barrow)
No Stranger Than Love (2015) (Lucy Sherrington)
How to Be Single (2016) (Lucy)
Joshy (2016) (Rachel)
Get a Job (2016) (Tanya Sellers)
A Family Man (2016) (Lynn Vogel)
The Little Hours (2017) (Sister Alessandra)
The Disaster Artist (2017) (Amber)
The Post (2017) (Lally Weymouth)
The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part (2019) (Princess Unikitty)
Promising Young Woman (Unknown) (Madison)
The Rental (Unknown)
Alison Brie TV Series
Hannah Montana (2006) (Nina)
Mad Men (2007–2015) (Trudy Campbell)
The Deadliest Lesson (2008) (Amber)
Community (2009–2015) (Annie Edison)
Robot Chicken (2011) (Martha Stewart)
NTSF:SD:SUV:: (2012) (Joanie)
American Dad! (2012) (Lindsay)
High School USA! (2013) (Miss Temple)
Ax Cop (2013) (Beautiful Girl)
Comedy Bang! bang! (2014) (Himself)
BoJack Horseman (2014–ongoing) (Diane)
Lip Sync Battle (2015) (As Himself)
Teachers (2016) (Lauren Lark)
Doctor Thorne (2016) (Martha Dunstable)
Ken (2017) (Himself)
GLOW (2017–ongoing) (Ruth Wilder)
WWE SmackDown (2018) (Himself)
Drunk History (2019) (Thea Spyer)
What You Didn’t Know About Alison Brie
He has a huge love for comedy and drama.
During his years in college, he wanted to play the role of the mentally ill.
Alison has always been an optimist.
He is a big fan of Jason Bateman.
He likes to feel a little pain when he is being massaged.