REBEL WILSON (Fat Amy) has quickly emerged has one of the film industry's go-to
young talents. Her on-screen presence and comedic timing have made the
Australian native's transition to U.S. cinemas a seamless one.
Wilson's breakout role was as Kristen Wiig's hilarious roommate Brynn in Judd
Apatow's blockbuster sensation Bridesmaids. Although Wilson's character only had
a few scenes, the young Australian left audiences curious and wanting to see
Hot off the success of Bridesmaids, Wilson started to attract a great deal of
exciting new projects. In January 2012, her film Bachelorette, also starring
Kirsten Dunst and Isla Fisher, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival.
Bachelorette was released on September 6, 2012 through The Weinstein Company.
Wilson recently filmed Michael Bay's Pain and Gain, alongside Mark Wahlberg and
Dwayne Johnson. The film is slated for release in 2013.
Wilson's other credits include Ice Age: Continental Drift, Small Apartments and
Struck by Lightning.