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Patricia Rooney Mara
Rooney Mara
(/ˈmɛərə/ MAIR-ə;[1] born April 17, 1985)[2] is an American actress. She began her career playing supporting roles in several independent films, including the coming-of-age drama film Tanner Hall (2009), before starring as Nancy Thompson in the 2010 remake of A Nightmare on Elm Street
A Nightmare on Elm Street
and as Erica Albright in the biographical drama film The Social Network
The Social Network
(2010). In 2011, Mara had a career breakthrough when she portrayed Lisbeth Salander, the title character in David Fincher's The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, based on Stieg Larsson's Millennium book series. She received critical acclaim for her performance and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress
Academy Award for Best Actress
and a Golden Globe Award
Golden Globe Award
for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama. In 2013, she starred in the thriller Side Effects, the independent drama Ain't Them Bodies Saints and the acclaimed sci-fi romantic drama, Her. The following year, she starred in the adventure drama film Trash (2014). In 2015, she garnered further critical acclaim for her performance in Todd Haynes' romantic drama Carol, for which she tied for the Best Actress Award at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival, and received nominations for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama, SAG Award, BAFTA Award and Academy Award
Academy Award
for Best Supporting Actress. Mara is also known for her charity work and oversees the charity Uweza Foundation, which supports empowerment programs for children and families in the Kibera
slum of Nairobi, Kenya, one of the largest slums in Africa.


1 Early life 2 Acting career

2.1 2005–09: Career beginnings 2.2 2010–2016: Breakthrough and critical success 2.3 2017–present

3 Charity work 4 Personal life

4.1 NFL ties

5 Filmography 6 Awards and nominations 7 References 8 External links

Early life[edit] Mara was born and raised in Bedford, New York, a town in Westchester County about 40 miles north of New York City.[3] Mara's mother's family (the Rooneys) founded the Pittsburgh Steelers
Pittsburgh Steelers
and her father's family (the Maras) founded the New York Giants.[4] Her father, Timothy Christopher Mara, is the vice president of player evaluation for the New York Giants, and her mother, Kathleen McNulty (née Rooney), a part-time real estate agent.[5] She is the third of four children: she has an older brother, Daniel, an older sister, Kate, who is also an actress, and a younger brother, Conor.[6] Mara's father has Irish, German and French-Canadian ancestry, and her mother is of Irish and Italian descent.[7][8] Her Rooney ancestors originated in Newry, County Down.[9] Her paternal grandparents were Wellington Mara
Wellington Mara
and Ann Mara. Wellington was the long-time co-owner of the Giants, who was succeeded in that position by his son (Rooney Mara's uncle), John Mara. Rooney Mara's maternal grandfather, Timothy James "Tim" Rooney, has run Yonkers Raceway
Yonkers Raceway
in Yonkers, New York
Yonkers, New York
since 1972.[10][11] Mara is the great-granddaughter of both New York Giants founder Tim Mara
Tim Mara
and Pittsburgh Steelers
Pittsburgh Steelers
founder Art Rooney, Sr., as well as of Kathleen McNulty Rooney.[12] Her granduncle, Dan Rooney, was chairman of the Steelers, the former United States Ambassador to Ireland, the co-founder of The Ireland Funds charitable organization, and the architect of American Football's Rooney Rule. U.S. Rep. Tom Rooney from Florida is her first cousin, once removed.[13] After graduating from Fox Lane High School in 2003,[14] she went to Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia in South America for four months as part of the Traveling School, an open learning environment. She attended George Washington University
George Washington University
for a year and then transferred to New York University's Gallatin School of Individualized Study, where she studied psychology, international social policy and nonprofits,[6][15] graduating in 2010.[16] Mara was inspired to act by seeing musical theatre and classic movies, like Gone with the Wind (1939), Rebecca (1940), and Bringing Up Baby (1938), with her mother.[17] She also wanted to be like her sister, Kate Mara, a professional actress. Mara resisted pursuing acting as a child, stating to The Journal News that "it never seemed that honorable to me, and I guess I was always afraid that I might fail."[3] Her first and only role in high school was Juliet in Romeo and Juliet, which she got after being signed up to audition by a friend.[18] Mara acted in a few student films while at NYU, and then began her career in acting,[3] first auditioning at the age of nineteen.[6] Acting career[edit] 2005–09: Career beginnings[edit]

Mara at the 2009 Toronto International Film Festival

Mara first appeared as an extra in films which starred her sister, including a bit-part in the 2005 direct-to-video horror film Urban Legends: Bloody Mary. She found work in television, making her professional debut in a 2006 episode of the drama Law & Order: Special
Victims Unit, as a girl who bullies overweight children.[19] She guest-starred on the legal drama Women's Murder Club and played a drug addict in an episode of The Cleaner.[20] Mara made her feature film debut Dream Boy (2008) and guest-starred as Megan for two episodes of NBC's ER. In a coming-of-age film Tanner Hall (2009), Mara landed her first lead role, as Fernanda who has an affair with a married family friend (Tom Everett Scott).[21] The film was the directorial debut of Princess Tatiana von Fürstenberg and Francesca Gregorini,[22] it debuted at the 2009 Toronto International Film Festival
Toronto International Film Festival
and had a limited theatrical release in September 2011.[23] Mara dropped her first name 'Patricia', to be known professionally by her middle name after working on the project. "I never really liked my first name," Mara stated to Paper magazine. "I never felt like a Tricia. And Rooney is more memorable".[24] Her father and younger brother also go by their middle names.[25] In Miguel Arteta's comedy-drama film Youth in Revolt, Mara played Taggarty who tries to sleep with fifty men before she goes to college. The film was based on C.D. Payne's 1993 cult novel of the same name.[26][27] Mara had auditioned for the starring role, but was offered the smaller part when the lead went to Portia Doubleday.[28] Mara played Courtney in the 2009 independent film, Dare[29] and in The Winning Season as Wendy, a high school basketball player having an affair with a middle-aged shoe salesman (Kevin Breznahan) with a similar story to The Bad News Bears.[30][31] Both films were premiered at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival
2009 Sundance Film Festival
and Mara was included on Filmmaker magazine's list of "25 New Faces of Independent Film" that year.[17] Mara starred in a remake of the 1984 horror film A Nightmare on Elm Street,[32] as the protagonist Nancy Holbrook, a high school student victimized by Freddy Krueger
Freddy Krueger
(Jackie Earle Haley).[33] Mara began shooting the film in Chicago on May 5, 2009, directed by Samuel Bayer.[34] Mara told Filmmaker that she felt that her Nancy was "completely different from the original" and "the loneliest girl in the world".[17] Mara had signed on to continue her role if a sequel was made.[35] She stated to Vogue that she disliked the experience of making the film so much, that it made her question if she wanted to be an actress.[6] Mara appeared at the Hamptons International Film Festival in October 2009 as part of its Breakthrough Performers Program, where she was tutored by Sharon Stone.[36] 2010–2016: Breakthrough and critical success[edit]

Mara at the Hamptons International Film Festival, 2009

In David Fincher's biopic drama film The Social Network, she played Erica Albright, who breaks up with Mark Zuckerberg, the creator of Facebook.[37] In August 2010, Mara was cast as the lead in a film adaptation of the Millennium book trilogy by Stieg Larsson. She played Lisbeth Salander, a brilliant but troubled computer hacker who helps journalist Mikael Blomkvist (Daniel Craig) solve a series of murders.[38] Mara won the role over several other actresses after two and a half months of auditions and screen tests.[39][40] David Fincher
David Fincher
directed the first film, based on the novel The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, with Scott Rudin producing. The other books, The Girl Who Played with Fire, and The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest, may be adapted, depending on box office performance.[41][42] Fincher initially did not picture her as the character but changed his mind when she auditioned.[43] He convinced executives at Columbia Pictures
Columbia Pictures
to cast her for the part.[44] The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
began shooting in Sweden in September 2010.[45] Mara did not consider the film to be a remake, but another interpretation of the novel. "I plan on giving my interpretation of the character," she stated to Variety.[46] Mara's long brown hair was cut short and dyed black, in a style reminiscent of 1970s punk and 1980s goth fashions. She also had each of her ears pierced four times, and had her brow and right nipple pierced for the role. Her nose and lip piercings were fake. She kept the nipple piercing so that it would not need to be re-pierced for a sequel. Mara's eyebrows were bleached, and she wore a temporary dragon tattoo.[40][47] She began preparing for the role by starting to skateboard and kickbox, and underwent dialect and computer training. She also visited Stockholm, the setting of the novel.[48] The film was released on December 20, 2011.[49] Mara received universal critical acclaim and was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama for her performance.[50] On January 24, 2012, she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress
Academy Award for Best Actress
for her performance.[51] In late 2011, Mara was considered for Kathryn Bigelow's action film Zero Dark Thirty, but the role went to Jessica Chastain.[52][53] Mara replaced Carey Mulligan
Carey Mulligan
in Spike Jonze's film, Her (2013). Variety reported that Mulligan had to drop out due to scheduling conflicts, and Mara was selected to fill in alongside Joaquin Phoenix, Amy Adams and Scarlett Johansson.[54][55] Mara starred in Steven Soderbergh's 2013 crime-thriller film Side Effects, replacing Blake Lively.[56] The film also starred Jude Law, Channing Tatum, Catherine Zeta-Jones
Catherine Zeta-Jones
and Vinessa Shaw. She played Emily Taylor, "a woman who turns to prescription medication as a way of handling her anxiety concerning her husband's upcoming release from prison."[57] That same year, she starred in David Lowery's 2013 independent film Ain't Them Bodies Saints
Ain't Them Bodies Saints
which is described as a modern-day Bonnie and Clyde story, alongside Casey Affleck
Casey Affleck
and Ben Foster.[55] The film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival
Sundance Film Festival
in January 2013 where IFC Films
IFC Films
purchased the rights for U.S. distribution.[58] In May 2013, she became the new face of Calvin Klein new fragrance Down Town.[59] In 2014, Mara served as the costume designer on her former boyfriend Charlie McDowell's film The One I Love, credited as Bree Daniel.[60] In 2015, Mara played Tiger Lily in the Joe Wright-directed fantasy film Pan, a role which she received a great deal of criticism for taking. She and Wright faced accusations of "whitewashing" a role originally written for a Native American and of "Redface." [61] To express their concerns, Native American activists created a hashtag #NotYourTigerlily to protest Mara's casting and thousands of Native Americans participated in a "Twitterstorm" to share memes addressing their concerns about the portrayal of Native women in film.[62]

Mara, Todd Haynes
Todd Haynes
and Cate Blanchett
Cate Blanchett
promoting Carol at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival.

At the 2015 Cannes Film Festival, she tied for the Best Actress award for her role in the film Carol.[63] She was also nominated for an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, a British Academy Film Award
British Academy Film Award
and a Screen Actors Guild Award
Screen Actors Guild Award
for her performance.[64][65][66][67] In 2016, Mara voiced The Sisters in the stop motion animated film Kubo and the Two Strings.[68] She starred alongside Ben Mendelsohn
Ben Mendelsohn
directed by Benedict Andrews in Una which had its world premiere at the Telluride Film Festival
Telluride Film Festival
on September 2, 2016.[69] Mara next starred in Lion alongside Dev Patel
Dev Patel
and Nicole Kidman, revolving around an adopted man finding his family using Google Earth[70] and The Secret Scripture, directed by Jim Sheridan.[71] 2017–present[edit] In 2017, Mara appeared in The Discovery directed by Charlie McDowell[72][73] and A Ghost Story, with Casey Affleck, directed by David Lowery.[74] Both had their world premieres at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2017.[75][76] Mara starred with Ryan Gosling, Natalie Portman, Cate Blanchett
Cate Blanchett
and Val Kilmer
Val Kilmer
in Terrence Malick's Song to Song, which was released in a limited release on March 17, 2017.[77][78] In 2018, Mara and Phoenix will star in Mary Magdalene, directed by Garth Davis.[79] Later that year, Mara will appear in Gus Van Sant's film Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot, with Joaquin Phoenix
Joaquin Phoenix
and Jonah Hill.[80] Mara is attached to co-produce and star as Amanda Lindhout
Amanda Lindhout
in the screen adaptation of the memoir A House in the Sky,[81] a longtime passion project that Mara expects to begin production in 2018.[82] Charity work[edit]

is one of the largest slums in Africa

Mara founded the charity Faces of Kibera, which aimed to provide housing, food, and medical care for orphans in Kibera, a Nairobi, Kenya slum. The charity's goal was to build an orphanage in the region, for which 6 acres of land have been purchased.[3] The charity auctioned memorabilia from the Steelers and Giants, as well as training camp events on eBay to raise money.[12] She visited the area as a volunteer in 2006 and was moved to help the orphans, many whose parents have died from AIDS and HIV-related illnesses. She began the charity due to her frustration with the growing number of nonprofits that are just business opportunities. "The people who need help aren’t really getting it. So I started my own", she told Interview magazine in 2009.[26] Mara later found it challenging to balance her charity work and acting career. "I need to do both; I can't just do acting," she stated to The Journal News.[3] In January 2011, Faces of Kibera
merged with Uweza Foundation which runs community-based empowerment programs in Kibera, including soccer leagues and after-school tutoring. Uweza is a Swahili word meaning opportunity, ability, and power.[83] Mara serves as the president of the board of directors for the foundation.[84] Personal life[edit] Mara moved to Los Angeles in early 2007 and lived with her sister temporarily.[85][86] Although they do not live together anymore, Mara felt that the experience brought them closer together, and as of 2010 were regularly discussing the film business and movie scripts.[3] As of January 2012, Mara lived in the Los Feliz neighborhood of Los Angeles.[87] She includes Gena Rowlands
Gena Rowlands
among the actresses who inspire her, especially her performances in A Woman Under the Influence (1974) and Opening Night (1977).[17] She is a vegan.[88][89] From 2010 to late 2016, she was in a relationship with American director Charlie McDowell.[90][91] Since late 2016, she has been dating actor Joaquin Phoenix.[92][93] They currently reside in the Hollywood Hills.[94] NFL ties[edit] Mara's mother's family founded the Pittsburgh Steelers, and her father's family founded the New York Giants. The families have maintained at least partial ownership of both teams since their foundings. Mara's father and paternal uncles have high ranking positions within the Giants organization; her uncle John Mara is the president and CEO of the team. Her other uncle, Art Rooney
Art Rooney
II, is the current owner and president of the Steelers. Mara has described football as "the glue that holds our family together."[95] Filmography[edit]


Year Title Role Notes

2005 Urban Legends: Bloody Mary Classroom girl #1

2008 Dream Boy Evelyn

2009 Dare Courtney

2009 Winning Season, TheThe Winning Season Wendy Webber

2009 Friends (With Benefits) Tara

2009 Youth in Revolt Taggarty

2009 Tanner Hall Fernanda

2010 Nightmare on Elm Street, AA Nightmare on Elm Street Nancy Holbrook

2010 Social Network, TheThe Social Network Erica Albright

2011 Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, TheThe Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Lisbeth Salander

2013 Ain't Them Bodies Saints Ruth Guthrie

2013 Side Effects Emily Taylor

2013 Her Catherine Klausen

2014 Trash Sister Olivia

2015 Carol Therese Belivet

2015 Pan Tiger Lily

2016 Kubo and the Two Strings Karasu and Washi the Sisters Voice role

2016 Una Una Spencer

2016 Lion Lucy

2016 Secret Scripture, TheThe Secret Scripture Young Roseanne McNulty

2017 Discovery, TheThe Discovery Isla

2017 Ghost Story, AA Ghost Story M

2017 Song to Song Faye

2018 Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot Annu

2018 Mary Magdalene Mary Magdalene


Year Title Role Notes

2006 Law & Order: Special
Victims Unit Jessica DeLay Episode: "Fat"

2007 Women's Murder Club Alexis Sherman Episode: "Blind Dates and Bleeding Hearts"

2008 Cleaner, TheThe Cleaner Rebecca Smith Episode: "Rebecca"

2009 ER Megan 2 episodes

Awards and nominations[edit] Main article: List of awards and nominations received by Rooney Mara References[edit]

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Awards for Rooney Mara

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AACTA International Award for Best Supporting Actress

Jacki Weaver
Jacki Weaver
(2012) Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence
(2013) Patricia Arquette
Patricia Arquette
(2014) Rooney Mara
Rooney Mara
(2015) Nicole Kidman
Nicole Kidman
(2016) Allison Janney
Allison Janney

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Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actress


Michèle Morgan
Michèle Morgan
(1946) Isa Miranda
Isa Miranda
(1949) Bette Davis
Bette Davis
(1951) Lee Grant
Lee Grant
(1952) Shirley Booth
Shirley Booth
(1953) cast of Bolshaya Semya (1955) Susan Hayward
Susan Hayward
(1956) Giulietta Masina
Giulietta Masina
(1957) Bibi Andersson
Bibi Andersson
/ Eva Dahlbeck
Eva Dahlbeck
/ Barbro Hiort af Ornäs / Ingrid Thulin (1958) Simone Signoret
Simone Signoret
(1959) Melina Mercouri
Melina Mercouri
/ Jeanne Moreau
Jeanne Moreau
(1960) Sophia Loren
Sophia Loren
(1961) Katharine Hepburn
Katharine Hepburn
/ Rita Tushingham
Rita Tushingham
(1962) Marina Vlady
Marina Vlady
(1963) Anne Bancroft
Anne Bancroft
/ Barbara Barrie
Barbara Barrie
(1964) Samantha Eggar
Samantha Eggar
(1965) Vanessa Redgrave
Vanessa Redgrave
(1966) Pia Degermark
Pia Degermark
(1967) Vanessa Redgrave
Vanessa Redgrave
(1969) Ottavia Piccolo
Ottavia Piccolo
(1970) Kitty Winn (1971) Susannah York
Susannah York
(1972) Joanne Woodward
Joanne Woodward
(1973) Marie-José Nat
Marie-José Nat
(1974) Valerie Perrine
Valerie Perrine


Dominique Sanda
Dominique Sanda
/ Mari Törőcsik
Mari Törőcsik
(1976) Shelley Duvall
Shelley Duvall
/ Monique Mercure (1977) Jill Clayburgh
Jill Clayburgh
/ Isabelle Huppert
Isabelle Huppert
(1978) Sally Field
Sally Field
(1979) Anouk Aimée
Anouk Aimée
(1980) Isabelle Adjani
Isabelle Adjani
(1981) Jadwiga Jankowska-Cieślak
Jadwiga Jankowska-Cieślak
(1982) Hanna Schygulla
Hanna Schygulla
(1983) Helen Mirren
Helen Mirren
(1984) Norma Aleandro
Norma Aleandro
/ Cher
(1985) Barbara Sukowa
Barbara Sukowa
/ Fernanda Torres
Fernanda Torres
(1986) Barbara Hershey
Barbara Hershey
(1987) Barbara Hershey
Barbara Hershey
/ Jodhi May / Linda Mvusi
Linda Mvusi
(1988) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(1989) Krystyna Janda
Krystyna Janda
(1990) Irène Jacob
Irène Jacob
(1991) Pernilla August
Pernilla August
(1992) Holly Hunter
Holly Hunter
(1993) Virna Lisi
Virna Lisi
(1994) Helen Mirren
Helen Mirren
(1995) Brenda Blethyn
Brenda Blethyn
(1996) Kathy Burke (1997) Élodie Bouchez
Élodie Bouchez
/ Natacha Régnier
Natacha Régnier
(1998) Séverine Caneele
Séverine Caneele
/ Émilie Dequenne
Émilie Dequenne
(1999) Björk


Isabelle Huppert
Isabelle Huppert
(2001) Kati Outinen (2002) Marie-Josée Croze
Marie-Josée Croze
(2003) Maggie Cheung
Maggie Cheung
(2004) Hana Laszlo
Hana Laszlo
(2005) Penélope Cruz
Penélope Cruz
/ Carmen Maura
Carmen Maura
/ Lola Dueñas
Lola Dueñas
/ Chus Lampreave
Chus Lampreave
/ Blanca Portillo / Yohana Cobo
Yohana Cobo
(2006) Jeon Do-yeon
Jeon Do-yeon
(2007) Sandra Corveloni (2008) Charlotte Gainsbourg
Charlotte Gainsbourg
(2009) Juliette Binoche
Juliette Binoche
(2010) Kirsten Dunst
Kirsten Dunst
(2011) Cristina Flutur / Cosmina Stratan (2012) Bérénice Bejo
Bérénice Bejo
(2013) Julianne Moore
Julianne Moore
(2014) Emmanuelle Bercot
Emmanuelle Bercot
/ Rooney Mara
Rooney Mara
(2015) Jaclyn Jose (2016) Diane Kruger
Diane Kruger

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National Board of Review Award for Breakthrough Performance

Alicia Silverstone
Alicia Silverstone
(1995) Renée Zellweger
Renée Zellweger
(1996) Bai Ling
Bai Ling
(1997) Billy Crudup
Billy Crudup
/ Angelina Jolie
Angelina Jolie
(1998) Hilary Swank
Hilary Swank
/ Wes Bentley
Wes Bentley
(1999) Jamie Bell
Jamie Bell
/ Michelle Rodriguez
Michelle Rodriguez
(2000) Hayden Christensen
Hayden Christensen
/ Naomi Watts
Naomi Watts
(2001) Maggie Gyllenhaal
Maggie Gyllenhaal
/ Derek Luke (2002) Charlize Theron
Charlize Theron
/ Paul Giamatti
Paul Giamatti
(2003) Emmy Rossum
Emmy Rossum
/ Topher Grace
Topher Grace
(2004) Q'orianka Kilcher
Q'orianka Kilcher
/ Terrence Howard
Terrence Howard
(2005) Jennifer Hudson
Jennifer Hudson
/ Rinko Kikuchi
Rinko Kikuchi
/ Ryan Gosling
Ryan Gosling
(2006) Ellen Page
Ellen Page
/ Emile Hirsch
Emile Hirsch
(2007) Viola Davis
Viola Davis
/ Dev Patel
Dev Patel
(2008) Gabourey Sidibe
Gabourey Sidibe
/ Jeremy Renner
Jeremy Renner
(2009) Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence
(2010) Rooney Mara
Rooney Mara
/ Felicity Jones
Felicity Jones
(2011) Quvenzhané Wallis / Tom Holland (2012) Adèle Exarchopoulos
Adèle Exarchopoulos
/ Michael B. Jordan
Michael B. Jordan
(2013) Jack O'Connell (2014) Abraham Attah
Abraham Attah
/ Jacob Tremblay
Jacob Tremblay
(2015) Lucas Hedges
Lucas Hedges
/ Royalty Hightower (2016) Timothée Chalamet
Timothée Chalamet

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