37 Facts About Saoirse Ronan

1. Saoirse Ronan credits stylist Elizabeth Saltzman for her red carpet style.

FactSnippet No. 844,019

2. Saoirse Ronan seems to have a predilection for scripts adapted from novels, no doubt due to her early success in Atonement.

FactSnippet No. 844,017

3. Saoirse Ronan was in the running to play Luna Lovegood in the Harry Potter films, eventually losing out to Evanna Lynch.

FactSnippet No. 844,016

4. Saoirse Ronan already had a host of credits to her name by the time she was cast in Joe Wright's 2007 film adaptation of Ian McEwan's novel Atonement, but it was this film that really launched her incredible career.

FactSnippet No. 844,015

5. Saoirse Ronan will star as Mary Stuart in the film adaptation of Mary Queen of Scots for Working Title and Focus Features.

FactSnippet No. 844,014

6. Saoirse Ronan will star in Greta Gerwig's directorial debut comedy drama Lady Bird.

FactSnippet No. 844,013

7. In 2017, Saoirse Ronan will star in the lead role as Florence Ponting in the film adaptation of On Chesil Beach by Ian McEwan.

FactSnippet No. 844,012

8. Saoirse Ronan received rave reviews for her performance, with Ty Burr of The Boston Globe calling her "remarkable [and] eccentric", and was nominated for a BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role, a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress—Motion Picture and an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, ranking her among the ten youngest to be nominated for the latter.

FactSnippet No. 844,009

9. Saoirse Ronan made her screen debut on Irish public service broadcaster RTE, in the 2003 prime time medical drama The Clinic and then appeared in the mini-serial Proof.

FactSnippet No. 844,008

10. Saoirse Ronan is the only child of Irish parents Monica and Paul Ronan, who were living in New York City at the time of her birth.

FactSnippet No. 844,007

11. Saoirse Ronan is an Irish-American actress born on April 12, 1994, in New York City.

FactSnippet No. 844,006

12. Saoirse Ronan is the daughter of Irish actor Paul Saoirse Ronan and Monica Brennan and is an only child.

FactSnippet No. 844,005

13. In 2015, Saoirse Ronan portrayed the role of Eilis Lacey in the universally acclaimed film Brooklyn and gained the nomination of Academy Award for Best Actress.

FactSnippet No. 844,004

14. At the age of twelve, Saoirse Ronan won the role of Briony Tallis in the 2007 film Antonement.

FactSnippet No. 844,003

15. In 2018, Saoirse Ronan starred in an adaptation of Anton Chekhov's play The Seagull, in which she played Nina, an aspiring actress.

FactSnippet No. 843,996 - en.wikipedia.org

16. At the age of 16, Saoirse Ronan was invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

FactSnippet No. 843,993 - en.wikipedia.org

17. Saoirse Ronan was born on 12 April 1994 in The Bronx, New York City, US She is the only child of Irish parents Monica and Paul Ronan, who are both from Dublin.

FactSnippet No. 843,988 - en.wikipedia.org

18. Saoirse Ronan made her stage debut as Abigail Williams in the 2016 Broadway revival of The Crucible.

FactSnippet No. 843,987 - en.wikipedia.org

19. Saoirse Ronan tipped to rule over Oscars as Mary Queen of Scots.

FactSnippet No. 126,475

20. For the last decade, Saoirse Ronan has curated a vibrant, consistently fascinating career.

FactSnippet No. 100,844

21. Saoirse Ronan plays Mary, the reigning Queen, in the film, and the two only filmed one scene together for the movie.

FactSnippet No. 100,841

22. Saoirse Ronan was originally linked to the role in 2017 before it ultimately went to the 24-year-old American actress.

FactSnippet No. 57,965

23. Saoirse Ronan steps into the shoes of Mary Stuart, while Margot Robbie plays Queens Elizabeth.

FactSnippet No. 57,964

24. In 2016, Saoirse Ronan was featured by Forbes in two of their 30 Under 30 lists and in Times Next Generation Leaders list.

FactSnippet No. 37,391 - en.wikipedia.org

25. In 2011, Saoirse Ronan took part in a promotion for the Irish Film Institute's Archive Preservation Fund, in which she was digitally edited into popular Irish films of the past, as well as documentary footage.

FactSnippet No. 37,390 - en.wikipedia.org

26. In 2010, at the age of 16, Saoirse Ronan was invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

FactSnippet No. 37,389 - en.wikipedia.org

27. In 2018, Saoirse Ronan starred in adaptation of Anton Chekhov's play The Seagull, in which she played Nina, an aspiring actress.

FactSnippet No. 37,388 - en.wikipedia.org

28. In 2016, Saoirse Ronan moved to New York City to begin rehearsals for her debut appearance on Broadway, in a revival of Arthur Miller's play The Crucible.

FactSnippet No. 37,387 - en.wikipedia.org

29. Saoirse Ronan had two film releases in 2014 with widely diverse critical receptions—the acclaimed comedy film The Grand Budapest Hotel from the director Wes Anderson and Ryan Gosling's panned directorial debut Lost River.

FactSnippet No. 37,384 - en.wikipedia.org

30. In her final film release of the year, Saoirse Ronan voiced a barmaid named Talia in the critically panned animated film Justin and the Knights of Valour.

FactSnippet No. 37,383 - en.wikipedia.org

31. At the age of 12, Saoirse Ronan attended a casting call for Joe Wright's 2007 film adaptation of Ian McEwan's novel Atonement.

FactSnippet No. 37,380 - en.wikipedia.org

32. In the film, Saoirse Ronan portrayed the daughter of Michelle Pfeiffer's character and Paul Rudd co-starred as Pfeiffer's love interest.

FactSnippet No. 37,379 - en.wikipedia.org

33. Saoirse Ronan made her screen debut on Irish national broadcaster RTE, in the 2003 prime time medical drama The Clinic and then appeared in the mini-serial Proof.

FactSnippet No. 37,378 - en.wikipedia.org

34. In her early teens, Saoirse Ronan moved back to Dublin with her parents, settling in seaside village Howth.

FactSnippet No. 37,377 - en.wikipedia.org

35. Saoirse Ronan received critical acclaim for playing a homesick Irish girl in 1950s New York in the romantic drama Brooklyn and the titular role of a high school senior in Greta Gerwig's coming-of-age film Lady Bird (2017).

FactSnippet No. 37,375 - en.wikipedia.org

36. Saoirse Ronan made her acting debut with the Irish medical drama series The Clinic in 2003 and made her film debut with a supporting role in the romantic comedy I Could Never Be Your Woman in 2007.

FactSnippet No. 37,374 - en.wikipedia.org

37. Saoirse Ronan has splashed €1.5 million on a new home in London's Notting Hill.

FactSnippet No. 13,176