Angourie Rice

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Angourie Rice
Angourie Rice Cannes 2017.jpg
The actress Angourie Rice at Cannes Film Festival in 2017.
Born c.  2001 (age 16–17)
Residence Melbourne
Nationality Australian
Occupation Actress
Years active 2007–present

Angourie Rice is an Australian film actress known for her lead roles in These Final Hours and The Nice Guys.

Early life[edit]

Rice lives in Melbourne, with her parents Jeremy Rice, a director, and Kate Rice, a writer. She also lived in Perth for five years and in Munich, Germany for one year before moving back to Melbourne.[1]

Career[edit]

In 2013 Rice made her feature film acting debut with apocalyptic thriller film These Final Hours.[2] She also appeared in the live action sequences at the beginning and end of the animated film Walking with Dinosaurs.[2][3]

In 2014 Rice appeared in the television series The Doctor Blake Mysteries, Worst Year of My Life Again, and appeared in Mako: Island of Secrets in 2015.[3]

In 2016 Rice had her break-out performance as Holly March in the action comedy The Nice Guys opposite Ryan Gosling and Russell Crowe. She also appeared in the science-fiction fantasy film Nowhere Boys: The Book of Shadows as Tegan, a supernatural villain.

In 2017, she played "Eliza Wishart" in the Australian film adaptation of the novel Jasper Jones which garnered several AACTA nominations. She also played Jane in The Beguiled and played Betty Brant in the reboot Spider-Man: Homecoming.

In 2018, Rice starred in romantic drama Every Day, and will star as Lisa in the Australian film adaptation of Ladies in Black.[4]

Filmography[edit]

Film roles
Year Title Role Notes
2009 Hidden Clouds Edith Short film
2011 Mercy Mercy Short film
2012 Transmission Tilly Short film
2013 Coping Lou Lou Short film
These Final Hours Rose
Walking with Dinosaurs Jade
2016 Nowhere Boys: The Book of Shadows Tegan
The Nice Guys Holly March
2017 Jasper Jones Eliza Wishart
The Beguiled Jane
Spider-Man: Homecoming Betty Brant
2018 Every Day Rhiannon
Ladies in Black Lisa Post-production[4][4][5]
Television roles
Year Title Role Notes
2014 The Doctor Blake Mysteries Lisa Wooton Episode: "The Silence"
2014 Worst Year of My Life Again Ruby Episode: "Halloween"
2015 Mako: Island of Secrets Neppy Episode: "Stowaway"

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hawker, Philippa (13 October 2014). "Angourie Rice juggles high school and Hollywood". The Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved 7 May 2016. 
  2. ^ a b "Australian actor Angourie Rice wins dream role as hunk Ryan Gosling's daughter". The Daily Telegraph. 30 September 2014. Retrieved 7 May 2016. 
  3. ^ a b Groves, Don (6 July 2015). "Cinema release for Nowhere Boys movie". if.com.au. Retrieved 7 May 2016. 
  4. ^ a b c Bulbeck, Pip (3 October 2017). "Angourie Rice to Star in Australian Period Drama 'Ladies in Black'". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 18 February 2018. 
  5. ^ https://www.if.com.au/bruce-beresfords-ladies-in-black-holds-a-mirror-to-multicultural-australia/#.WtbtEWSBU3E.facebook

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