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Saoirse Ronan

Saoirse Ronan
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Birth name Saoirse Una Ronan
Nationality Irlande
Birth 12 april 1994 (24 years) at the Bronx (USA)

Saoirse Úna Ronan (/ˈsɜrʃə ˈuːnə ˈroʊnən/ SUR-shə; born 12 April 1994) is an Irish-American actress. She came to international prominence in 2007 after co-starring as Briony Tallis in the film Atonement, for which she received nominations for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role and the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress, making her one of the youngest actresses to receive an Oscar nomination.

Her film breakthrough was followed by her starring role in Peter Jackson's The Lovely Bones (2009) for which she was awarded a Critics' Choice Award, a Saturn Award, and a BAFTA Award nomination for Best Actress in a Leading Role.

Other notable films include the romantic comedy I Could Never Be Your Woman (2007), the supernatural film Death Defying Acts (2008), the science fiction-fantasy City of Ember (2008), the epic true story The Way Back (2010), the action thriller Hanna (2011), the romantic-science fiction The Host (2013), How I Live Now (2013), Wes Anderson's comedy The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014) and John Crowley's romantic drama Brooklyn (2015). In February 2016, Ronan is set to make her Broadway debut in a revival of The Crucible, playing the role of Abigail Williams.

Biography

On her name, she said, "'Searsha' is how Irish people pronounce it, but I would pronounce it 'Sersha,' like 'inertia' […] It's Irish for 'freedom.'" In 2012, Ronan briefly dated actor George MacKay. They met whilst filming their movie How I Live Now, according to its director."

In May 2015, Ronan backed the Yes side in the Marriage Equality Referendum regarding an amendment to the constitution of Ireland to mandate provision for same-sex marriage. Speaking at a "Get out the vote" event organised by Yes Equality, Ronan said "It’s like when black and white people couldn’t marry, Protestants and Catholics couldn’t marry for a long time, and you think of it as being so ridiculous now... these are all things that we consider to be so backwards and dated, and it will be viewed as that if we get a No vote."

Best films

The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
(Actress)
Atonement (2007)
(Actress)
The Lovely Bones (2009)
(Actress)
Lady Bird (2017)
(Actress)
The Host (2013)
(Actress)
The Way Back (2010)
(Actress)

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Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Saoirse Ronan (23 films)

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Actress

On Chesil Beach, 1h50
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama
Actors Saoirse Ronan, Emily Watson, Anne-Marie Duff, Samuel West, Adrian Scarborough
Roles Florence Ponting
Rating64% 3.2482453.2482453.2482453.2482453.248245
Le soir de leur mariage, Edward Mayhew, un musicien, et Florence Ponting, une violoniste, se retrouvent enfin seuls dans la vieille auberge du Dorset où ils sont venus passer leur lune de miel. Ils sont tous les deux vierges. Mais en 1962, dans l'Angleterre d'avant la révolution sexuelle, la sexualité est encore un tabou pour eux. Ils s'envient, tentent de se rapprocher, mais ils sont tous les deux mal à l'aise et refoulent leurs désirs. Leur nuit de noces, non consommée, se transforme en épreuve de vérité où le jeune couple se confronte à la sexualité ainsi qu'à leurs peurs ou leurs inhibitions.
Lady Bird
Lady Bird (2017)
, 1h33
Directed by Greta Gerwig
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes L'adolescence, Films about children
Actors Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf, Tracy Letts, Lucas Hedges, Timothée Chalamet, Beanie Feldstein
Roles Christine "Lady Bird" McPherson
Rating74% 3.748193.748193.748193.748193.74819
Christine « Lady Bird » McPherson vit avec sa famille à Sacramento en Californie et fréquente un lycée catholique. À l'approche de ses 18 ans, elle cherche à s'émanciper d'une existence qui lui semble trop étroite et d'une ville qui lui déplait.
Loving Vincent, 1h35
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Animation
Themes Peinture, Vincent van Gogh
Actors Douglas Booth, Jerome Flynn, Saoirse Ronan, Helen McCrory, Chris O'Dowd, John Sessions
Roles Marguerite Gachet
Rating79% 3.9542753.9542753.9542753.9542753.954275
En 1891, à Paris, le facteur Joseph Roulin demande à son fils Armand de remettre une lettre à Théodorus van Gogh, le frère du peintre Vincent van Gogh qui s'est donné la mort. Armand est très récalcitrant : même si Van Gogh avait peint son portrait quelque temps plus tôt, Armand reste persuadé, comme la plupart des gens, que Vincent Van Gogh était un fou plus ou moins dangereux. Armand accepte à contrecœur pour faire plaisir à son père. Mais il apprend que le frère de l'artiste est mort quelques mois plus tard. La mission d'Armand semble ne plus avoir de sens, mais, dans l'intervalle, les premiers éléments qu'il a appris sur la mort du peintre lui ont donné envie d'en savoir plus. Dès lors, Armand se rend à Auvers-sur-Oise pour enquêter sur la vie intime et artistique de Vincent van Gogh.
Lost River
Lost River (2015)
, 1h35
Directed by Ryan Gosling
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Fantastic, Fantasy, Noir
Actors Christina Hendricks, Saoirse Ronan, Eva Mendes, Matthew Smith, Ben Mendelsohn, Reda Kateb
Roles Rat
Rating58% 2.9002852.9002852.9002852.9002852.900285
Single mother Billy lives in a rundown Detroit neighborhood with her two sons, Bones and Franky. Billy and Bones both love Franky but are fairly distant from each other. In his spare time, Bones salvages copper piping from abandoned houses in town while trying to avoid a vicious local criminal named Bully, who has claimed the copper piping for himself. One day, Bully catches Bones taking copper piping, which Bones abandons and flees. Later, Bones reclaims the stolen piping from Bully's hiding place and manages to escape from Bully's sidekick, Face. Billy, meanwhile, meets with a banker, Dave, regarding a loan that Carl (the father of her sons) left her so that she could stay in the home, which originally belonged to her grandmother. Since Billy is unemployed, she is unable to repay the bank, and must begin searching for a job in order to pay for the house. Dave gives her his business card and offers her a job, leaving out the details of what it is.
Brooklyn
Brooklyn (2015)
, 1h51
Directed by John Crowley
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romance
Themes Films about immigration, La précarité
Actors Saoirse Ronan, Domhnall Gleeson, Emory Cohen, Jim Broadbent, Emily Bett Rickards, Julie Walters
Roles Eilis Lacey
Rating74% 3.7484553.7484553.7484553.7484553.748455
Young Irish immigrant Eilis Lacey (Saoirse Ronan) navigates her way through 1950s Brooklyn. Lured by the promise of the USA, Eilis departs Ireland and the comfort of her mother's (Jane Brennan) home for the shores of New York City. The initial shackles of homesickness quickly diminish as a fresh romance sweeps Eilis into the intoxicating charm of love. But soon, her new vivacity is disrupted by her past, and Eilis must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within.
Stockholm, Pennsylvania, 1h39
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller
Themes Psychologie
Actors Saoirse Ronan, Cynthia Nixon, Jason Isaacs, David Warshofsky, Rosalind Chao, Tom Wright
Roles Leia Dargon
Rating60% 3.0440553.0440553.0440553.0440553.044055
Leanne Dargon (Saoirse Ronan as an adult) is kidnapped at age 4 by Ben McKay (Jason Isaacs), who confines her to his basement and renames her Leia. She is reunited with her parents, Marcy and Glen Dargon (Cynthia Nixon and David Warshofsky) after 17 years. Suffering from Stockholm syndrome, Leia still sees Ben as her father, and sees two strangers in her biological parents. Each of the three deals with the adjustment of their reunion in different ways.
The Grand Budapest Hotel, 1h39
Directed by Wes Anderson
Origin German
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Adventure
Themes Musical films
Actors Ralph Fiennes, Edward Norton, Tony Revolori, Jude Law, Bill Murray, Saoirse Ronan
Roles Agatha
Rating80% 4.0494454.0494454.0494454.0494454.049445
In the present, a teenage girl approaches a monument to a writer in a cemetery. In her arms is a memoir penned by a character known only as "The Author". She starts reading a chapter from the book. The Author begins narrating the tale from his desk in 1985 about a trip he made to the Grand Budapest Hotel in 1968.
Muppets Most Wanted, 1h52
Directed by James Bobin
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Musical theatre, Adventure, Musical, Crime
Themes Films about films, Films about music and musicians, Prison films, Transport films, Rail transport films, Musical films, Heist films, Children's films
Actors Ray Liotta, Ricky Gervais, Tina Fey, Ty Burrell, Sean Combs, Bridgit Mendler
Roles Ballet Dancer
Rating63% 3.1986053.1986053.1986053.1986053.198605
Following the events of the previous film, The Muppets find themselves at a loss as to what to do until Dominic Badguy (Ricky Gervais) suggests that the Muppets go on a European tour with him as their tour manager. As the Muppets begin their tour, the criminal mastermind Constantine, a near-exact double for Kermit the Frog in appearance, escapes from a Siberian Gulag and joins his subordinate Dominic to begin a plot to steal the Crown Jewels of the United Kingdom.
The Host
The Host (2013)
, 2h6
Directed by Andrew Niccol
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Thriller, Fantasy, Action, Adventure, Romance
Themes Post-apocalyptic films, Films about religion, Films based on science fiction novels, Films set in the future, Films about extraterrestrial life, Political films, Dystopian films, Films about extraterrestrial life, Alien invasions in films, Disaster films
Actors Saoirse Ronan, Jake Abel, Max Irons, Emily Browning, Chandler Canterbury, Frances Fisher
Roles Melanie Stryder / Wanda
Rating59% 2.952212.952212.952212.952212.95221
The human race has been taken over by small parasitic aliens called "Souls". The Souls travel to distant planets inserting themselves individually into a host body of that planet's dominant species. They are able to access the host's memories, and occupied hosts are identifiable by silver rings that form in the hosts' eyes.
How I Live Now, 1h41
Directed by Kevin Macdonald
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, War, Thriller, Action, Adventure
Themes Films about sexuality
Actors Saoirse Ronan, Tom Holland, Anna Chancellor, Corey Johnson, George MacKay, Harley Bird
Roles Daisy Ryback
Rating64% 3.249893.249893.249893.249893.24989
Daisy, a neurotic and anorexic American teenager, is sent to the English countryside for the summer to stay with her Aunt Penn and her cousins, Eddie, Isaac, and Piper. She arrives at Heathrow Airport to tightened security and reports of a bombing in Paris, and Isaac drives to her cousins' farm, which she discovers to be dilapidated and very messy. Although initially abrasive, Daisy warms to them upon learning that her deceased mother used to stay there frequently. She also falls in love with Eddie, her eldest cousin, finding him to be as introverted and strong-willed as she, and noticing his unusual, almost mystical connection to animals. A few days after her arrival, her aunt flies to Geneva to attend an emergency conference because she is an expert in terrorist extremist groups, and the group take advantage of her absence to explore their local woodlands.
Justin and the Knights of Valour, 1h30
Origin Espagne
Genres Fantasy, Adventure, Animation
Themes Films about magic and magicians, Children's films
Actors Saoirse Ronan, Freddie Highmore, Mark Strong, Antonio Banderas, Julie Walters, Olivia Williams
Roles Talia (voice)
Rating60% 3.044323.044323.044323.044323.04432
Justin (Freddie Highmore) lives in the kingdom of Gabylonia, where bureaucrats rule and knights have been ousted. His dream is to become one of the Knights of Valour, like his grandfather, Sir Roland. But his father Reginald (Alfred Molina), a widower and the chief counsel to the Queen (Olivia Williams), wants his son to follow in his footsteps and become a lawyer. After an argument with his father, Justin seeks comfort from his grandmother (Julie Walters), a friend of the Queen, who encourages him to follow his dreams. Justin notices that his grandfather's sword is missing. He decides to go and find his grandfather's sword as his quest. His grandmother gives him a key which originally belonged to his grandfather and tells him to go to an abbey where three wise monks would train him. Before Justin leaves on his quest, he visits his crush Lara (Tamsin Egerton) who is a spoilt brat and the daughter of the kingdom's greatest economic. He wants to say farewell to her, though she is not really listening.
Byzantium
Byzantium (2012)
, 1h58
Directed by Neil Jordan
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Thriller, Fantastic, Fantasy
Themes Films about magic and magicians, Films about sexuality, Théâtre, Erotic films, Films about prostitution, Vampires in film, Films based on plays, Erotic thriller films
Actors Saoirse Ronan, Gemma Arterton, Sam Riley, Jonny Lee Miller, Daniel Mays, Caleb Landry Jones
Roles Eleanor Webb
Rating64% 3.248393.248393.248393.248393.24839
In 2010 an old man picks up a discarded note dropped by teenage vampire Eleanor Webb, who has taken to writing her life story but then throwing the individual pages to the wind. Realising what she is, the old man invites Eleanor to his house, and tells her that he is ready for death. Eleanor proceeds to kill him and consume his blood. Elsewhere, Eleanor's mother, Clara, is chased from the lap-dancing club where she has been working by Werner, a member of the vampiric Brethren, who demands to know where Eleanor is. Clara decapitates Werner, burns his body and leaves town with her daughter.
Hanna
Hanna (2011)
, 1h51
Directed by Joe Wright
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Adventure
Themes Films set in Africa, Transport films, Films about automobiles, Road movies, Chase films
Actors Saoirse Ronan, Eric Bana, Tom Hollander, Olivia Williams, Jason Flemyng, Jessica Barden
Roles Hanna Heller
Rating67% 3.3990453.3990453.3990453.3990453.399045
Hanna Heller (Saoirse Ronan) is a 15-year-old girl who lives with her father, Erik Heller (Eric Bana) in rural northern Finland, near Kuusamo. The film opens with her hunting and killing a reindeer, first by shooting it with an arrow that just misses its heart, and then killing it with a handgun.
Violet & Daisy, 1h28
Directed by Geoffrey S. Fletcher
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Action, Crime
Actors Saoirse Ronan, Alexis Bledel, James Gandolfini, Danny Trejo, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Tatiana Maslany
Roles Daisy
Rating61% 3.050123.050123.050123.050123.05012
Violet (Alexis Bledel) and Daisy (Saoirse Ronan) are a pair of gum-chewing teenage assassins who casually snuff out crime figures in New York City, distracted only by the fact that a concert by their favorite pop idol Barbie Sunday (Cody Horn) has suddenly been canceled.