|Born||Zosia Russell Mamet
February 2, 1988
Randolph, Vermont, U.S.A.
Zosia Russell Mamet (//; born February 2, 1988) is an American actress, who has appeared in television series including Mad Men, United States of Tara and Parenthood and as Shoshanna Shapiro on the HBO original series Girls.
Mamet was born in Randolph, Vermont. She is the daughter of American playwright, essayist, screenwriter, and film director David Mamet and actress Lindsay Crouse. Her maternal grandfather was playwright Russel Crouse and one of her maternal great-grandfathers was educator John Erskine. She has a sister named Willa, who works as a photographer, and two half-siblings, Clara—who is also an actress—and Noah. She identifies as Jewish (her father is Jewish and her mother is a Buddhist). She lived in New England until age five when her mother moved to Pacific Palisades, California with her and Willa. After finishing high school, Mamet decided to pursue acting instead of going to college.
|1997||Colin Fitz Lives!||Lost Fan|
|2009||Half Truth||Girl||Short film|
|2009||Off the Ledge||Jenny|
|2010||Kids Are All Right, TheThe Kids Are All Right||Sasha|
|2011||Snuggle Bunny: Man's Most Lovable Predator||The Daughter||Short film|
|2012||Rhymes with Banana||Z|
|2013||Last Keepers, TheThe Last Keepers||Rhea Carver|
|2014||Shiva and May||Shiva||Filming|
|1994||Parallel Lives||Shannon||TV film|
|2006–07||Unit, TheThe Unit||Christine Ross||Recurring role (5 episodes)|
|2009||Ab Fab||Saffron||TV film|
|2009||War Wolves||Rudy||TV film|
|2010||United States of Tara||Courtney||Recurring role (7 episodes)|
|2010||Miss USA's Sexy Halloween||Beatrice||Video short|
|2010–11||Parenthood||Kelsey||Recurring role (5 episodes)|
|2010–12||Mad Men||Joyce Ramsay||Recurring role (5 episodes)|
|2012–present||Girls||Shoshanna Shapiro||Main role (16 episodes)|
|2013||High School USA!||Amber Lamber (voice)||Main role|
- According to Vermont Births, 1981–2001, and Vermont Birth Records, 1909–2008, at http://www.ancestry.com/
- HBO: Girls: Shoshanna Shapiro: Bio
- Brodesser-Akner, Taffy. Zosia Mamet Is Still Getting Used to Being Your New Best Friend, The New York Times, January 2, 2013. Accessed January 31, 2014.
- "Jews in the News: Drake, Zosia Mamet and Dianna Agron". Letmypeoplegrow.org. 2011-10-24. Retrieved 2013-10-04.
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