Rooney Mara is a stunning, unique, darkly doe-eyed actress that beat out dozens of others for the role of Lisbeth for the American remake of Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.  To introduce her more properly to the Hollywood world… we’re compiling a photo gallery, as well as a “trailer gallery” so you can get to know the girl behind the transformation.  Photos, info on Mara, and trailers from her most recent movies are all below.

She will next be seen in the film Emanuel and the Truth about Fishes.

She was born Patricia Rooney Mara on April 17th, 1985 in Bedford, New York.  She’s the granddaughter of Wellington Mara and Timothy Rooney.  Mara is represented by Brent Morley, Brian DePersia, and Brian Swordstrom at the William Morris Endeavor Agency (WME).

Her other film credits include a guest star on The Cleaner in 2008, The Winning Season (Wendy, 2009), Friends With Benefits (Tara, 2009), Youth in Revolt (Taggarty, 2009), Tanner Hall (Fernanda, 2009), A Nightmare on Elm Street (Nancy, 2010), and The Social Network (Erica, 2010).

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is directed by David Fincher, the screenplay is written by Steven Zaillian, and the original novel is by Stieg Larsson.  It will star Mara, Daniel Craig, and Stellan Skarsgard.

Other cast include Robin Wright, Christopher Plummer, Embeth Davidtz, Joel Kinnaman, Joely Richardson, Goran Visnijic, Yorick van Wageningen, Julian Sands, Geraldine James, Steven Berkoff, Sahlima, and Matthew Wolf.

News Clip: Rooney Landing Coveted Role for Girl with the Dragon Tatoo

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Trailer (Daniel Craig, Rooney Mara) 2011

The Social Network Trailer

Youth in Revolt Trailer

Los Angeles Premiere of DARE – Rooney Mara Interview on Red Carpet



Check out our other post about Rooney Mara here.

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