November 27, 1985
35 years old
5 ft 6½ in | 169 cm tall
34-24-35 in | 86.5-62-89 cm
58 kg | 128 lbs
6 US | 36.5 EU
Alison Pill was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, on November 27, 1985, is a Canadian actress.
Young Alison Pill first started performing as a member of the Toronto Children's Chorus, at the age of 10.
She began her professional career as a child actress, at the age of 12.
She made her big screen debut in Canadian film The Life Before This (1999) in role as Jessica.
She got her television debut in CBS series The New Ghostwriter Mysteries (1997) in episode "Moving Parts", in role as Lucy.
Her breakthrough performance came as Kimberly "Kim" Pine in romantic action comedy film Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010).
She landed her stage debut in a play "None of the Above" (2003) in role as Jamie, at Ohio Theatre.
She made her Broadway debut in a play "The Lieutenant of Inishmore" (2006) in role as Mairead, at Lyceum Theatre, for which she was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play.
She won the Burbank International Children's Film Festival Award for Best Child Actress Performance and was nominated for the Gemini Award for Best Performance in a Children's or Youth Program or Series for her role as Julia Creath in television film The Dinosaur Hunter (2000).
She was nominated for the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Movie or Pilot – Supporting Young Actress for her role as Marie van Goethem in television film Degas and the Dancer (1998).
She was nominated for the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Movie or Special – Leading Young Actress for her role as Tilden in television film What Girls Learn (2001).
She won the Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Acting Ensemble for her role as Anne Kronenberg in biographical film Milk (2008).
She was nominated for the Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Acting Ensemble for her role as Mary Cheney in biographical comedy drama film Vice (2018).
She played Eva in sports comedy films: Goon (2011) and Goon: Last of the Enforcers (2017).
Miss Sloane (2016) political thriller with Jessica Chastain, Mark Strong and Gugu Mbatha-Raw
Dear Wendy (2005) crime drama opposite Jamie Bell, Chris Owen and Bill Pullman
Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen (2004) teen musical comedy with Lindsay Lohan and Megan Fox
Hail, Caesar! (2016) comedy opposite Josh Brolin, George Clooney and Alden Ehrenreich
Snowpiercer (2013) science fiction action with Chris Evans, Song Kang-ho and Tilda Swinton
Cooties (2014) horror comedy opposite Elijah Wood, Rainn Wilson and Armani Jackson
The Dinosaur Hunter (2000) drama adventure with Simon MacCorkindale, Christopher Plummer and Shaun Johnston
Ideal Home (2018) comedy drama opposite Steve Coogan and Paul Rudd
All My Puny Sorrows (2021) drama in role as Yolandi "Yoli" Von Riesen, opposite Sarah Gadon and Mare Winningham
She won the Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series for her role as Princess Maude in miniseries The Pillars of the Earth (2010).
She voiced Cornflower in animated television series Redwall (1999).
The Book of Daniel (2006) NBC drama series in role as Grace Webster
In Treatment (2009) HBO drama series in role as April
The Newsroom (2012-2014) HBO political drama series in role as Margaret "Maggie" Jordan
The Family (2016) ABC thriller series in role as Willa Warren
American Horror Story: Cult (2017) FX horror anthology television series in role as Ivy Mayfair-Richards
Star Trek: Picard (2020- ) CBS All Access science fiction series in role as Dr. Agnes Jurati
Devs (2020) FX on Hulu science fiction thriller miniseries in role as Katie
Them: Covenant (2021) horror series in role as Betty Wendell
Attended the Vaughan Road Academy, she was in its Interact program.
Has Estonian and Swedish ancestry.
Good friends with Lorna Luft.
Huge fan of band, Coldplay.
Featured in music videos for:
Lindsay Lohan "Drama Queen (That Girl)" (2004)
Owen Pallett "Lewis Takes Off His Shirt" (2010)
Nick Casey "Medicine" (2010)
David Cross featuring "Weird Al" Yankovic "Eat It (We're All In This Together)" (2020)
She was nominated for the Drama League Award for Distinguished Performance and Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play for her role as Una in a play "Blackbird" (2007), at Manhattan Theater Club.
She was nominated for the Drama League Award for Distinguished Performance for her role as Marie in a play "This Wide Night" (2010), at Peter Jay Sharp Theatre.
Has been engaged to Jay Baruchel (2011-2013).
She started dating Joshua Leonard in 2014, the couple got married in 2015, they have a daughter, Wilder.