August 4, 1983
38 years old
5 ft 9 in | 175 cm tall
34-27-35 in | 86-68.5-89 cm
61 kg | 134.5 lbs
10 US | 40.5 EU
Greta Celeste Gerwig was born in Sacramento, California, United States, on August 4, 1983, is an American actress.
Young Greta Gerwig first started performing during her years at St. Francis Catholic High School, Sacramento, in school productions.
She made her big screen debut in independent mumblecore film LOL (2006) in role as Greta.
She got her television debut in drama series Young American Bodies (2006) in role as Greta.
Her breakthrough performance came as Frances Halladay in comedy drama film Frances Ha (2012).
She made her solo directorial debut with coming-of-age comedy drama movie Lady Bird (2017).
She directed coming-of-age period drama film Little Women (2019), for which she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay.
She directed and wrote coming-of-age comedy drama movie Lady Bird (2017), for which was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director and Best Original Screenplay.
She was nominated for a Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Actress in a Comedy for her performance as Frances Halladay in comedy drama film Frances Ha (2012).
She was nominated for the Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Abigail Porter in comedy drama film 20th Century Women (2016).
She voiced Tracy Walker in stop-motion animated science fiction comedy film Isle of Dogs (2018).
The House of the Devil (2009) horror opposite Jocelin Donahue, Tom Noonan and Mary Woronov
Jackie (2016) biographical drama with Natalie Portman, Peter Sarsgaard and Billy Crudup
Greenberg (2010) comedy drama opposite Ben Stiller, Rhys Ifans and Brie Larson
Mistress America (2015) comedy in role as Brooke Cardinas, also co-writer and co-producer
No Strings Attached (2011) romantic comedy with Natalie Portman and Ashton Kutcher
Damsels in Distress (2011) comedy opposite Adam Brody and Analeigh Tipton
To Rome with Love (2012) romantic comedy directed by Woody Allen
Baghead (2008) comedy horror with Ross Partridge and Steve Zissis
Arthur (2011) romantic comedy opposite Russell Brand, Helen Mirren and Jennifer Garner
Maggie's Plan (2015) romantic comedy drama with Ethan Hawke, Bill Hader and Maya Rudolph
The Humbling (2014) comedy drama opposite Al Pacino, Dianne Wiest and Kyra Sedgwick
She voiced Pony Merks in animated sitcom China, IL (2011-2015).
She played Sarah Branum in Fox romantic comedy television series The Mindy Project (2016).
Graduated from St. Francis Catholic High School, in Sacramento (2002).
Graduated from Barnard College, with a degree in English and Philosophy.
Has an older brother.
Has German, Irish and English ancestry.
She co-founded an improv group "The Tea Party Ensemble".
She played Becky in a play "The Village Bike" (2014), at MCC Theater.
Good friends with actor Adam Driver.
Fan of author Joan Didion.
Lives in Brooklyn, New York City.
She started dating filmmaker Noah Baumbach in 2011, they have one son, Harold.