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Saoirse Una Ronan (born April 12, 1994 in the Bronx, New York City) is an Irish-American film actress.note 

She debuted in a short arc on The Clinic but it was her role as an apologetic younger sister who commits a misguided act with tragic consequences in Atonement that marked her as a star to watch; it netted her an Academy Award nomination at the age of thirteen. She's well-known for her leading roles in The Lovely Bones, Hanna, Brooklyn, Lady Bird, and Little Women. She received Academy Award nominations for the last three.

She's been known in recent years for her portrayal of mature characters who come of age. They are seldom Irish.


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