Name: Saoirse Una Ronan
Nick Name: Sersh
Nationality: American, Irish
Born City: New York City
Birth Date: 12 April 1994
Profession : Actress
Height : 5 feet 6 inchs
College/University, : Ardattin National School
Father Name: Paul Ronan
Mother Name: Monica Ronan
Interesting Facts Saoirse Ronan :
Saoirse’s work in Atonement won her an Oscar nomination for best supporting actress, making her one of the youngest Oscar nominees in history. She was nominated again in 2016 for her work in Brooklyn, and it’s looking likely that she’ll get another nod this year for Lady Bird.
Saoirse’s name has caused problems for many people. She describes it as “Ser-shuh, like inertia.” Hear the lady herself say it perfectly here, before she tackles some other tricky names!
Saoirse Ronan Career/Biography :
- Saoirse Ronan made her screen debut on Irish national broadcaster RTÉ, in the 2003 prime time medical drama The Clinic and then appeared in the mini-serial Proof.
- Ronan’s first film was Amy Heckerling’s romantic comedy I Could Never Be Your Woman, which was filmed in 2005.
- In Peter Weir’s war drama The Way Back (2010), she played the supporting part of Irena, a Polish orphan during World War II, who joins escaped Siberian convicts in a 4,000-mile trek to India.
- She is Yongest actress to win best actress at the NYFCC in 2015 for Brooklyn.
- In 2016, Ronan featured in two Forbes ’30 Under 30′ lists.
- Featured on the front cover of TIME Magazine [in 016] and she was named one of their ‘Next Generation Leaders.
- In 2017, Ronan starred in a film adaptation of Ian McEwan’s On Chesil Beach , her second film adaptation of a McEwan novel.
- As of 2018, She is the second youngest actress to receive three Oscar nominations before the age of 24.
- she is ambassador for UNICEF for their World Barber Day campaign.