Biography of Actress Saoirse Ronan
Saoirse Una Ronan is an Irish-American actress known for her beauty and talent. She has received much attention since breaking through on the big screen in 2003. She is a native of New York City, born in the Bronx on April 12, 1994. Saoirse is currently 23 years old. She is the only daughter of two Irish parents, Monica and Paul Ronan, both of whom come from a background in acting. It is not surprising that she has so much talent in acting, given this past. The actress pronounces her name Soairse, which means "freedom", as "Sersha" and her last name Ronan, actually means "little seal". Saoirse moved to Ireland with her parents at the age of three, living in both County Carlow and Dublin, before moving back to the United Status and gaining international fame for her work as an actress in many critically acclaimed movies. She has worked alongside other prominent actors including as Jude Law, Cate Blanchett, Adrien Brody, Owen Wilson, Keira Knightley and James McAvoy.
This photo, taken from Soairse's Instagram, demonstrates her timeless and classic beauty.
Saoirse Ronan Movie and Award Nomination
Saoirse Ronan is best known for her work as an actress in Brooklyn, Atonement, The Lovely Bones, Hanna and City of Ember, among others. Brooklyn, 2015 - Brooklyn is a drama/romance movie in which Saoirse plays an Irish woman who moves to America, falls in love with a local man and ultimately must choose between the two countries and the two separate lives she leads in each place Atonement, 2007 - In Atonement, Saoirse plays Briony Tallis, the jealous younger sister of Cecilia Tallis, whose lies tear her older sister and her lover apart. The Lovely Bones, 2009 - In the Lovely Bones, a fantasy drama adapted from a novel written by Alice Sebpold, Saoirse plays Susie Salmon, a young girl who meets an unfortunate end and tries to contact her family from the "other side". Her father is played by Mark Wahlberg. Hanna, 2011 - In the thriller Hanna, Saoirse plays Hanna, a young girl raised in the wilderness of Finland and trained to be a deadly assassin by her father. She must evade the grasp of agents sent after her by a woman (played by Cate Blanchett) who once worked with her father City of Ember, 2008 - City of Ember is a sci-fi fantasy flick, in which Saoirse plays Lina Mayfleet, a girl who must work to restore light to an underground city before the generator fails, leaving the city's residents in complete darkness
From Instagram, a photo of Saoirse playing Susie Salmon in The Lovely Bones
It is estimated that Soairse Ronan's net worth is currently $2.5 million
Soairse Ronan has been nominated for several awards. Her role in Atonement earned her a nomination not only for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress but for the Golden Glob Award for Best Supporting Actress as well as the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role, gaining her prominence and fame in the industry. In 2015, Saoirse was again nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress for her work in Brooklyn. She is the second youngest actress to earn two Oscar nominations by age 21, behind only Angela Lansbury who received her two nominations by age 20. Other awards which Soairse has won include the British Independent Film Awards Best Actress award and the Boston Online Film Critics Association Best Actress award for her work in Brooklyn and the Critics Choice Award Best Young Actress award for her work in The Lovely Bones. Additional Nominations by Film Atonement - British Academy Film Awards Best Actress in a Supporting Role, International Online Film Critics' Poll Best Supporting Actress The Lovely Bones - British Academy Film Awards Best Actress in a Leading Role, Critic's Choice Awards Best Actress, London Critics Circle Film Awards Young British Performer of the Year Brooklyn - Golden Globe Awards Best Actress - Motion Picture Drama, Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by Female Actor in a Leading Role, Critic's Choice Awards Best Actress, Chicago Film Critic's Association Award Best Actress, Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards Best Actress, Austin Film Critics Association Best Actress
Saoirse Ronan - Personal Life
Saoirse is currently single, however, with her talent and beauty, she will have her pick of the litter when she chooses to settle down. In the past, she has been linked with co-star George MacKay but insists that she is not attached to anyone. It was rumored that they briefly dated in 2012 after working together on "How I Live Now". She currently lives in Manhattan with her border collie Sassy.
A stunning black and white photo of actress Soairse Ronan
Saoirse on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon
Soairse and Jimmy Fallon have some fun playing "Catchphrase" on the Tonight Show
Saoirse Ronan, looking beautiful with a well earned award trophy
Saoirse filming for Brooklyn and her role as Eilis Lace