Who is Elizabeth Olsen?

Elizabeth Olsen is an American actress who has been involved in this entertainment industry since 1993 and has been working to date. She earned recognition from her debut film ‘Martha Marcy May Marlene, ’ which led her to receive more notable roles in the future. Likewise, her two older sisters Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, are also an actress who helped her know more about acting. She also took ballet and singing classes when she was a small kid who helped her increase her confidence and talent. She started her acting career as a child artist and grew to become an amazing actress in the Hollywood film industry. Moreover, she has also received nominations and awards for her memorable acting roles in films and series.

Quick Info
Full NameElizabeth Olsen
Birth DateFebruary 16, 1989
Birth PlaceSherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California, United States
FatherDavid Olsen
MotherJarnette Olsen
SiblingsMary-Kate Olsen
Ashley Olsen
Trent Olsen
Jake Olsen
Courtney Taylor Olsen
Age31 years old
Height5 feet and 6 inches
Weight57 kg (126lbs)
Body Measurement34-25-35 inches
Net Worth$11 million


Elizabeth Olsen was born on February 16, 1989, in Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California, United States. Her father, named David Olsen, is a real estate developer and banker, while her mother, Jarnette Olsen, is a personal manager and former ballet dancer. She was one of the youngest daughters of the family who grew alongside her two elder twin-sisters and one older brother named Mary-Kate Olsen, Ashley Olsen, and Trent Olsen. Elizabeth also has two younger brothers Jake Olsen and Courtney Taylor Olsen. She is currently 31 years old with the Aquarius star sign.

Elizabeth Olsen

Nationality and Physical Stats

As per nationality, Elizabeth Olsen is an American belonging to White ethnicity. She has mixed ancestry of Norwegian and English. Olsen identifies herself as an atheist. Besides this, she stands 5 feet and 6 inches (1.68m/168cm) tall and weighs around 57 kg (126lbs). She has a slim body type, which measured 34-25-35 inches, respectively. Elizabeth has a pair of green-colored eyes with blonde hair color.

Early Life/Education

Elizabeth Olsen did her primary education at Campbell Hall School and enrolled at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts. She also attended the Atlantic Theater Company to learn acting. Elizabeth took study gaps for around six years, and she graduated in 2013. Her acting bug hit her when she was tiny and appeared in her sister’s film with minor roles. She is also a trainee in ballet and singing.

Personal Life

Elizabeth Olsen engaged to actor Boyd Holbrook in 2014, but they broke up in 2015. She then dated musician Robbie Arnett in 2017 and finally engaged in 2019.

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Elizabeth Olsen does not frequently post on her social media account. She has 729.2 thousand followers, and 703.7 thousand likes on her official Facebook page. Elizabeth does not have an official Twitter account. Likewise, she also deleted her Instagram account as her fans abused and attacked her in her Instagram account for not posting about Chadwick Boseman’s tributes.



Elizabeth Olsen landed her major debut film in ‘Martha Marcy May Marlene’ in 2011, where she played as Martha’s titular role. The same year, she was also featured in ‘Silent House’ and ‘Peace, Love & Misunderstanding.’ Her acting skills and performance were praised, which led her to get the next roles in films Red Lights’ and ‘Liberal Arts’ the following year. Likewise, in 2013 she appeared in various movies such as ‘Kill Your Darlings’, ‘Very Good Girls,’ ‘In Secret’, and ‘Oldboy’. It is a remake film from South Korea where she played as  Mia Doucett who is a social worker in the movie.

She then appeared in an uncredited role as Wanda Maximoff or Scarlet Witch in Marvel film productions film Captain America: The Winter Soldier. She has also reprised her role as Scarlet Witch in ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ in 2015, ‘Captain America: Civil War’ in 2016. Furthermore, she appeared in ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ in 2018, and ‘Avengers: Endgame’ in 2019. Meanwhile, she also appeared in 2015 ‘I Saw the Light’. In the movie, she played as Audrey Williams and in ‘Wind River,’ ‘Ingrid Went West,’ and ‘Kodachrome’ in 2017.

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Elizabeth’s television career started in 1994 with a small role in a television film How the West Was Fun. She was then seen in ‘Full House’ in 1995. Moreover, her primary role came in 2016 in an episode of Drunk History. The next year, she was starred as Stirrip in an episode of Harmon Quest. From 2018 to 2019, she ventured as executive producer and acted in Sorry for Your Loss. Moreover, she is working for her upcoming miniseries ‘WandaVision,’ where she played as her old role of Scarlet Witch.


Elizabeth Olsen has mostly received her awards and nominations for her role in the film ‘Martha Marcy May Marlene’ in 2011. She has been able to bag six awards out of 19 nominations. Likewise, she had also won Fangoria Chainsaw Awards in 2013 and Deauville American Film Festival Award in 2015.

Net Worth

Elizabeth Olsen is earning well from her acting career. As of 2020, her net worth is $11 million.