Emma Rose Roberts (Rhinebeck, New York; February 10, 1991) is an American actress and singer.
She landed the lead role of Chanel Oberlin on the FOX horror-comedy series Scream Queens (2015–2016), and starred in five seasons of the FX anthology horror series American Horror Story: Coven, Freak Show, Cult, Apocalypse, and 1984 After making her film debut as Kristina Jung in the crime film Blow (2001), she gained recognition for her role on the Nickelodeon series Unfabulous (2004–2007). In 2005, she released her first studio album, Unfabulous and More. Subsequently, she appeared in numerous films, including Nancy Drew (2007), Wild Child (2008), Hotel for Dogs (2009), Valentine’s Day (2010), It’s Kind of a Funny Story (2010), and The Art of Getting By ( 2011).
In search of more mature roles, she landed leading roles in the films Lymelife (2009), (2010), Scream 4 (2011), Adult World (2013), We’re the Millers (2013), Palo Alto (2013), The Blackcoat’s Daughter (2015) and Nerve (2016), and in the series Scream Queens ( 2015–2016) and American Horror Story (2011-present).
Early Life of Emma Roberts:
Roberts was born in Rhinebeck, New York. She is the daughter of actor Eric Roberts (who was born in Biloxi, Mississippi, but grew up in Atlanta, Georgia) and Kelly Cunningham. She is the stepdaughter of Eliza Garrett and the niece of actresses Julia Roberts. and Lisa Roberts Gillan. She has two stepbrothers, Morgan and Keaton Simons. Her half-sister, Grace Nickels (daughter of her mother and former LA Guns bassist Kelly Nickels) was born in 2001. In 2005, during an interview, She said that she felt closer to her mother and stepfather and did not see her father often.
Between 2004 and 2005, she attended the Archer School for Girls in Brentwood, California. About her education, in a 2007 interview, she said: “I have a private teacher and we have three hours of school every day. That way, I am trapped. at my job and then when I’m not doing my homework I’m shooting one thing or another. “
Personal Life of Emma Roberts:
In September 2011, she started attending Sarah Lawrence College, but by January 2012 she had stopped studying to focus on work commitments.
She began dating actor Evan Peters in 2012, after working together on the movie Adult World. In July 2013, while they were staying at a hotel in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, someone heard a dispute coming from their room and I call the Police. After a “heated discussion”, they started hitting each other. When the police arrived, they arrested her. Peters was not arrested because she did not have any visible injuries immediately.
Peters refused to press charges and she was released several hours later. In a joint statement, the couple called it “an unfortunate incident and misunderstanding,” and stated that they were “working together to overcome it.” Peters confirmed in March 2014 that they were engaged. In March 2019, it was made public that they had canceled their engagement and definitively ended the relationship.
In March 2019, she began a relationship with fellow actor Garrett Hedlund and in June 2020 it was made public that they were expecting their first child. In August 2020, together with Hedlund, they officially confirmed the pregnancy through Instagram and revealed that They were expecting a boy. In December 2020, she became the first pregnant celebrity to appear on the cover of Cosmopolitan magazine. Her son Rhodes Robert Hedlund was born on December 27, 2020, in Los Angeles.
Personal Information of Emma Roberts:
Complete Name: Emma Rose Roberts
Occupation: Actress, Singer
Date of Birth: February 10, 1991
Birthplace: Rhinebeck, New York, USA
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Eye Color: Green
Natural Hair Color: Light Brown
Father: Eric Roberts
Mother: Kelly Cunningham
Siblings: Keaton Simons, Morgan Simons, Grace Nickels
Debut Album: Unfabulous and More
First Film: Blow
First TV Show: Unfabulous
Height in Feet: 5′ 2″
Height in Centimeters: 157 cm
Weight in Kilograms: 51 kg
Weight in Pounds: 112 pounds
Bra Size: 32A
Cup Size: A
Shoe Size: 7 (US)
Dress Size: 2 (US)
Body Measurements: 32-24-31
Active from: 2001-Present
Net Worth: $25 Million
Professional Life of Emma Roberts:
During his childhood, he spent a lot of time on the sets of movies in which his aunt Julia Roberts participated. These experiences of hers made her want to follow in the footsteps of her father and her aunt in the film industry at the age of five. Although her mother initially objected, seeking her daughter to have a normal childhood, she made her acting debut in Ted Demme’s drama Blow (the first film she was featured for) at nine years.
In it, she played Kristina Jung, the daughter of the drug dealer character George Jung, played by Johnny Depp.9 Because the film was rated R, her mother did not allow him to see it until she was eighteen. Therefore, Demme made a tape for her that included only the scenes in which she appeared.
In 2001, she had a role in Leif Tilden’s short big Love (which also featured her future stepfather, Kelly Nickels), and appeared in a scene in the movie America’s Sweethearts, acting alongside Julia Roberts.
After this, she participated in two other films: Grand Champion, as the sister of the main character Buddy (Jacob Fisher), and Spymate, where she played the kidnapped daughter of former secret agent Mike Muggins, played by Chris Potter, who tries to rescue her with the help of a spy monkey.
In August 2004, Grand Champion was released in theaters briefly, while Spymate did not release until February 2006 in Canada, followed by its DVD release in April. In August 2003, she landed a leading role in what may have been an independent film called Daisy Winters, in which she would star alongside Rachel Weisz. However, the project was never filmed due to financial problems.
She became a teenage icon at age thirteen, portraying Addie Singer on the Nickelodeon television series Unfabulous, which began airing in September 2004 in the United States. The channel wanted her to be the lead from the start, but series creator Sue Rose wasn’t convinced of that until she saw her audition for the role, singing and playing guitar. For her role, garnered multiple nominations for the Teen Choice Awards and Young Artist Awards. The series became one of the channel’s most-watched shows and two more seasons were scheduled. The show aired for three seasons between 2004 and 2007 and aired forty-two episodes. The third and final season ended on December 16, 2007.
The TV series centers on Addie Singer (Roberts), a seventh-grader who writes songs about her life. On October 6, 2006, a television movie based on the series, Unfabulous: The Perfect Moment, premiered on Nickelodeon. Due to her character in its series who writes songs and plays guitar, Nickelodeon considered a career in music for Roberts, following the example of other actresses and pop singers of the moment such as Hilary Duff and Lindsay Lohan. In 2004, she performed a Guest appearance on the episode “Honor Council” of the Nickelodeon series Drake & Josh.
In 2006, he returned to the big screen along with Sara Paxton and JoJo in Aquamarine, film about two girls (Roberts and JoJo) who find a mermaid (Paxton) in their pool. The film was fifth at the box office in its opening weekend at $ 8 million. For her role, the actress won a Young Artist Award. After Aquamarine, she was to appear in Camp Couture, produced by her mother.
, and Bras and Broomsticks, based on the eponymous book by Sarah Mlynowski, but none were finally filmed. That same year, she and singer Teddy Geiger were the butt of a joke on an episode of Punk ‘ d. At the beginning of 2006, she finished filming Nancy Drew, a film in which the actress plays a young detective who must solve a case about the mysterious death of a famous Hollywood actress.
Nancy Drew opened on June 15, 2007 and grossed more than $ 7 million in its opening weekend, though it was not well received by critics. At the end of that year, she finished filming Wild Child, where she played Poppy Moore, a rebellious teenager who is sent by her father to a school in London. In December 2007, she began shooting another film where she had a leading role, Hotel for Dogs, based on a novel by Lois Duncan. The feature film was released in early 2009.
In 2010, she starred in six films: she was a cast member of Valentine’s Day, which also featured Julia Roberts, she had a role in the Japan feature Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac; played Molly in Twelve; played Joanne in 18.104.22.168.; appeared with Keir Gilchrist in It’s Kind of a Funny Story; 28 and starred in Virginia, written and directed by Dustin Lance Black. Instead In the next two years, she appeared in three films: Scream 4, which was released on April 15, 2011; played Sally in The Art of Getting By; and was a member of the cast of the romantic comedy Celeste and Jesse. Forever.
On February 7, 2013, The Hollywood Reporter magazine confirmed that she had been cast in a pilot for Fox called Delirium, based on the novels by Lauren Oliver. She played Lena Haloway, the lead, but Fox chose not to continue the show.
She then starred with Jennifer Aniston and Jason Sudeikis in the comedy film We’re the Millers, which was released on August 7, 2013, and received criticism of all kinds from the specialized press, although it was a financial success, raising more than 269 million dollars against a budget of 37 million. Later, it appeared in the third season of the horror anthology series of FX American Horror Story, called American Horror Story: Coven, from late 2013 to January 2014. In this she played a famous Hollywood actress named Madison Montgomery, who also happens to be an elekinetic witch. Later, she played Maggie Esmerelda, a con artist posing as a fortune teller, in American Horror Story: Freak Show.
She played the title role in Gia Coppola’s directorial debut Palo Alto, based on James Franco’s collection of short stories of the same name. The film was released in May 2014 to mostly positive reviews, with special praise for its performance. Tom Shone of The Guardian and Ian Freer of Empire called her the “star” of the film, with Freer describing her performance as “heartbreaking” as she “suggests longings and anxieties without exaggeration. Like the movie itself. ”
She appeared alongside her Palo Alto co-star Nat Wolff in the movie Ashby, playing the supporting role of Eloise. The film had its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival on April 19, 2015, and was released on September 25, in a limited release and via video on demand. After this, it appeared in the horror film The Blackcoat’s Daughter (also known by its original February title) opposite Kiernan Shipka. Directed by Osgood Perkins, the feature film premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival in 2015.
She played the title character of Chanel Oberlin in the first season of the Fox horror series Scream Queens, along with Jamie Lee Curtis and Lea Michele. The series was created by American Horror Story producers Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk, with Glee producer Ian Brennan. The following year, the actress reprized the role in the second season of Scream Queens. The series was canceled. after two seasons. In 2016, she starred alongside Dave Franco in Lionsgate’s adaptation of the young adult novel Nerve.
In June, she participated in a video released by the Human Rights Campaign in tribute to the victims of the Orlando Pulse nightclub massacre. On August 21, 2017, Ryan Murphy announced that the actress would return to American Horror Story for its seventh season, Cult. During the month of June 2018, he confirmed who would appear in the eighth season of the series, where she would play, for the second time, Madison Montgomery.
That same year, she played Hallie in the Sam Boyd film In a Relationship and was a cast member of the Billionaire Boys Club, written and directed by James Cox. She also made an appearance in the music video for the song “Nice for What »from rapper Drake.
In September 2020, it was announced that she had signed a television deal on Hulu.