Mary Elizabeth Winstead

Mary Elizabeth Winstead is a famous professional American actress and singer. Her first significant role came as Jessica Bennett on NBC soap opera. She also appeared in TV series and films. She also came in horror series and made significant and outstanding roles. Her singing career started in 2013. She did the music duo Got a Girl with Dan the Automator.

Early Life

Mary Elizabeth Winstead was born on November 18 1984 in the Rocky Mount, North Carolina. She was born to James Ronald and Betty Lou. She is the youngest of five children. Her nationality is American. She attended Peruvian Park Elementary where she took advanced classes. She was a talented dancer and a singer. She also kept in ballerina and appeared in a local ballet production. But then due to her height problem she left ballet as in ballet your body and height need to be that way only your entire life.

Acting Career

1997-2004 Early acting credits

At this phase, Winstead appeared in a production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream coat starring Donny Osmond. In this, she made a brief performance but later on, she gave many appearances. She got her first major role in Jessica Bennet in the NBC soap opera passion for almost one year. She also made many television series. She was offered a film role in A Cinderella Story but turned it down.

2005-2011 Breakthrough

Winstead did minor roles in the indie comedy Checking Out (2005), then she took larger roles as a school senior turned the main antagonist in the movie Sky High. The film got released on 29 July 2005 and got favorable reviews. She also starred in the horror movie Final Destination 3 as a lead actor. This was a commercial success but also receive a mix views from critics. She also starring at Black Christmas but received a poor review. By that movie only she was nominated for scream Queen at 2007 Scream Awards. She also appeared in Bobby in 2006. The film’s cast was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Cast in a Motion Picture but won Hollywood Film Festival Award for best cast. She was a naïve actress in Death Proof and Grindhouse. She also appeared with Bruce Wills in Live Free or Die Hard. It was highly acclaimed. She starred in the lead role in Make It Happen. She also starred in Scott Pilgrim Vs the World. The film released in late 2010 but received poor box office. But she earned a Teen Choice Awards nomination for Choice Actress Action. She had the lead role in the movie The thing.

2012-2014 Indie-film Route

Winstead appeared in an independent drama named Smashed. She also played the role of Abraham Lincoln. She also appeared in The Beauty Inside. She was also cast in A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan II. It received a limited theatrical run in North America. She was cast in The Spectacular Now (2013), A Good Day to Die Hard (2013), Alex of Venice (2014), Faults (2014), and Kill the Messenger. These all movies got favorable reviews.

2015- Present Television and Film Balance

Winstead had already been as a cast as a series regularly by January 2015. She was in The Returned (French drama), a guest appearance in comedy Bang! Bang! as well as in civil rights drama Mercy Street. She was also headlined in 10 Clover field Lane and appeared in Swiss Army Man and the Hollers. She also appeared in the comic thriller Brain Dead. She starred in the third season of Fargo. It was also reported that she has got a lead role in the movie Gemini Man which will be released on 4 October 2019.

Singing Career

Winstead expressed her interest in singing but did not think about the career on it. She sang for Cappella covers of The Shirelles. She formed the duo for the band Got a Girl which released their demo “You and Me” on May 21, 2013. She was also featured on the songs “The Agony” and “Look across the sky”.

Personal Life

Winstead’s height 1.73 m and his weight is 57 kg. She has a perfect body.

Winstead married Riley Stearns who was a film director and television writer in 2010. She met her at the age of 18 on an ocean cruise. But after three years she left him. She left him for actor Ewan McGregor.

Net Worth

Winstead’s net worth is estimated to be $6 Million. She lives in a luxury house.

Awards and Nominations

Winstead was nominated for Young artist awards (2000 and 2001) for Passion, Hollywood film festival (2006) for Bobby which she won, Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards (2006) for Bobby, Screen Actors Guild Awards (2006) for Bobby, scream Award (2006) for Black Christmas, IGM Movie Award (2010) for Scott Pilgrim vs. the world, Teen Choice Awards (2010) for Scott Pilgrim vs. the world, Independent Spirit Awards (2012) for Smashed, Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards (2012) for Smashed, Dallas International Film Festival (2013) for Smashed which she won, Daytime Emmy Award (2013) for The Beauty Inside which she won, Teen choice Awards (2016) for 10 Clover field Lana, Saturn Awards (2017) for 10 Clover field Lana which she won, Critics choice awards (2018) for Fargo and Saturn Awards (2018) for Fargo.

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