Mia Wasikowska (born 25 October 1989) is an Australian actress of Australian and Polish descent.
She appeared in:
- Defiance (2008) - Chaya Dziencielsky
- The Kids Are All Right (2009) - Joni
- Amelia (2009) - Elinor Smith
- Alice in Wonderland (2010) - Alice Kingsleigh
- Jane Eyre (2011) - Jane Eyre
- Restless (2011) - Annabel "Annie" Cotton
- Albert Nobbs (2011) - Helen Dawes
- Lawless (2012) - Bertha Minnix
- Stoker (2012) - India Stoker
- Madame Bovary (2012) - Emma Bovary
- Only Lovers Left Alive (2013) - Ava
- Tracks (2013) - Robyn Davidson
- Maps to the Stars (2014) - Agatha
- Crimson Peak (2015) - Edith Cushing
- The Man with the Iron Heart (2017) - Anna Novak
- Damsel (2018) - Penelope
- The Devil All the Time (2020) - Helen
This actress provides examples of:
- Boyish Short Hair: For her role in Restless, her hair was cut to a pixie style.
- Dyeing for Your Art: Dyed her hair dark for Stoker and Maps to the Stars.
- Fake Nationality: Her roles tend to be a Fake American or a Fake Brit. Averted in Tracks, where she gets to use her natural accent.
- Protagonist Title: She played the titular Alice in Wonderland and Jane Eyre. Stoker also counts since it's a Family Title movie.
- Star-Making Role: Playing Alice Kingsleigh gave her quite a sizeable boost.