Rebel Wilson is an actress, producer, and writer who hails from Australia. She is a graduate of the Australian Theatre for Young People.
She is one of the leading female comedians in the entertainment industry. Rebel Wilson initiated her career in 2003 when she made the first appearance on Pizza, a comedy series.
Rebel Wilson joins the Cats cast
Rebel Wilson will soon feature in a film Cats. She will appear as the old Gumbie cat Jennyanydots.
Her character will portray a lazy cat that seats around all day and does nothing but becomes active at night. When the moon rises, Jennyanydots sets out to teach mice various tricks.
Additionally, she hires cockroaches to serve as her troop. Rebel Wilson and her fellow performers have been rehearsing at the Leavesden Studios in preparation for film release in 2019. Learn more about Rebel Wilson: https://www.broadway.com/buzz/194108/rebel-wilson-to-play-jennyanydots-in-cats-film/ and https://www.imdb.com/name/nm2313103/
Other cast members include Taylor Swift, Jennifer Hudson, Ian McKellen, Idris Elba, Judi Dench, and Royal Ballet dancers.
Rebel Wilson’s early life and career
Rebel Wilson is native of Sydney, New South Wales. She was raised by her mother who then worked as a professional dog handler. Follow Rebel Wilson on Instagram
She attended Tara Anglican School for Girls and acquired her high school Diploma in 1997. Before becoming an actress, she had envisioned herself working as a mathematics tutor.
During her childhood, she spent a year in Africa after which she went back to Australia to pursue her passion in the film industry. Rebel Wilson has strived to make her name known in the entertainment industry.
Among her significant achievements in this industry include the production of Bogan Pride, a musical comedy.
Throughout her career, she has featured in various films including Bridesmaids and Pitch Perfect series. Rebel has also starred in Struck by Lighting and A Few Best Men, What to Expect When You’re Expecting.
Rebel Wilson’s works have earned her nominations for various awards some of which she won.
Among them is the Tropfest award for best actress, Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Actress and the MTV Best Breakthrough Performance Award. This renowned actress has also starred at Super Fun Night, a film she wrote.
In 2011, she became an ambassador for Jenny Craig, a nutrition and weight loss company based in Australia. Until to date, she has gone through significant transformation making her one of the most uniquely talented actresses in Hollywood.
In 2015, she started her clothing line for plus-size people and named it Torrid. To ensure the success of this brand, she brought in some of the most sought-after fashion icons to design the clothes.