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ELIZABETH OLSEN is a vivacious and engaging young actress, who recently graduated from New York University's prestigious Tisch School of the Arts.

Olsen recently wrapped production on the Warner Brothers and Legendary Pictures reboot of "Godzilla." She will be starring opposite Aaron-Taylor Johnson and Bryan Cranston, and the film is scheduled to be released on May 16, 2014. This fall, Olsen will kick-off Classic Stage Company's 2013- 2014 season as the lead role, Juliet, in the Off-Broadway play, "Romeo and Juliet," opposite Finn Wittrock.

Additionally, Olsen will next be seen in the Spike Lee-directed film, "OldBoy," opposite Samuel L. Jackson and Josh Brolin. The film centers around an everyday man that has only five days and limited resources to discover why he was imprisoned in a nondescript room for 15 years without any explanation. "Oldboy" is set to be released on October 25, 2013.

This past year, Olsen starred in "Very Good Girls," opposite Dakota Fanning, which premiered at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival. The Naomi Foner-directed film is about two New York City girls that make a pact to lose their virginity during their first summer out of high school.

Additionally, Olsen had two previous films premiere at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival: "Liberal Arts" opposite Josh Radnor, John Magaro, Zac Efron and Richard Jenkins, and "Red Lights" opposite Robert DeNiro, Cillian Murphy and Sigourney Weaver. In spring of 2012 Olsen starred in the independent film "Silent House" from Open Road Films. The film is the re-imagining of the successful Uruguayan psychological horror-thriller, "La Casa Muda."

In 2011 Olsen received a Gotham Award, Critics Choice, and Independent Spirit Award nomination for Lead Actress for her performance in "Martha Marcy May Marlene" from Fox Searchlight. The film is a drama that follows a young woman who is living with her older sister after escaping a cult. Olsen stars opposite Hugh Dancy, John Hawkes, Sarah Paulson, and Brady Corbet. "Martha Marcy May Marlene" was also selected in the Un Certain Regard as part of the 2011 Cannes Film Festival. She has been nominated for her performance from the following critic associations: St. Louis, Las Vegas, Houston, FIND Spirit, San Diego, IPA, and Detroit. She won BEST ACTRESS from the Indiana Critics Association.

Olsen is also very familiar to the stage as she understudied both on the Off-Broadway play "Dust" and the Broadway play "Impressionism" while attending New York University. Other workshops include "Bottom of the World" by Lucy Thurber (Atlantic Theatre Company), and "The Living Newspaper" (DRD Theatricals). Olsen has had formal training at Atlantic Acting School and Moscow Art Theatre School.

Olsen currently resides in New York.

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