Rebel Wilson is an Australian actress, writer and producer. After graduating from the Australian Theatre for Young People in 2003, she began appearing as Toula on the Special Broadcasting Service comedy series Pizza and the sketch comedy series The Wedge. She also appeared as Becky in Bachelorette and starred in the musical comedy Pitch Perfect  film series as Fat Amy, a role that earned her several award nominations and wins, including the MTV Best Breakthrough Performance Award and a Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Actress. She has also created and starred in Super Fun Night, a television comedy that aired for one season on ABC.

Birth Name

Melanie Elizabeth Bownds

Nickname

Rebel Wilson, Rebelicious, Lil’ Reb

Profession

Actress, Comedian, Entrepreneur, Writer

Nationality

Australian

Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Rebel Wilson was born on March 02, 1980, in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

Age

She is currently 39 years old.

Sun Sign

Pisces

Ethnicity

White

Religion

Christianity

Education

Wilson went to Tara Anglican School for Girls in North Parramatta. Later, she took admission at the University of New South Wales to study Law and Arts (Theatre and Performance Studies). She studied acting at Australian Theatre for Young People  (ATYP) in Sydney, Australia.

Family

  • Father – Unknown
  • Mother – Unknown
  • Siblings – Liberty Wilson (Sister), Ryot Wilson (Brother), Annachi Wilson (Sister)

Manager

She is signed to Creative Representation.

Marital Status

Single

Boyfriend / Spouse

Rebel Wilson has dated –

There is no information about her dating.

Physical Statistics

Height

  • Feet – 5 feet 3 inches
  • Centimeters – 160 cm
  • Meters – 1.6 m

Weight

  • Kilograms – 116 kg
  • Pounds – 256 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 44-43-49
  • Bust – 44 inches
  • Waist –  43 inches
  • Hip – 49 inches
  • Bra Size – 35D

Body Build

Large

Eye Color

Hazel

Hair Color

Blonde

Shoe Size

She wears a size 8 (US) shoe.

Dress Size

Her dress size is 26 (US).

Sexuality

Straight

Professional Statistics

Famous For

Playing Fat Amy in the 2012 musical romantic comedy film Pitch Perfect.

Film Debut

In 2003, she appeared in the Australian film Fat Pizza for her role as Toula.

Television Debut

From 2003 to 2007, Wilson appeared in the SBS’s TV series Pizza for her role as Toula. She was a part of the recurring cast from season 3 to season 5.

Brand Endorsements

She is a former Jenny Craig spokeswoman in Australia. She also voiced the role of kangaroo in the DISH commercial.

Awards & Nominations

YearAwardCategoryWorkResult
2009TropfestBest ActressBargain!Won
2011Washington D.C. Area Film Critics AssociationBest EnsembleBridesmaidsWon
2012Detroit Film Critics SocietyBreakthrough PerformancePitch PerfectNominated
San Diego Film Critics SocietyBest Supporting ActressNominated
2013Critics’ Choice AwardsBest Actress in a ComedyNominated
MTV Movie AwardsBest Breakthrough PerformanceWon
Best Musical MomentWon
Nominated
Online Film & Television Association AwardBreakthrough PerformanceWon
Teen Choice AwardChoice Movie Actress: ComedyWon
Choice Movie: Hissy FitNominated
Choice ComedianN/ANominated
2014People’s Choice AwardsPeople’s Choice Awards for Favorite Actress in a TV SeriesSuper Fun NightNominated
Young Hollywood AwardsCuz You’re FunnyN/ANominated
2015MTV Movie AwardsBest EnsemblePitch Perfect 2Won
Best KissWon
Best Comedic PerformanceNominated
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Movie Actress: ComedyNominated
Choice Movie: LiplockNominated
2017People’s Choice AwardsFavorite Comedic Movie ActressHow to Be SingleNominated

Rebel Wilson Favorites

  • Favorite Food – Ice Cream Couple with Honeycomb, Cookie Dough
  • Favorite School Subject – Mathematics

Rebel Wilson Net worth

Rebel Wilson net worth is estimated at around $17 million dollars as of 2019.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Rebel Wilson

  • She is a distant relative of Walt Disney.
  • Being a stand-up comedian, her biggest comedic influences are Jennifer Saunders and Tina Fey.
  • Rebel’s parents named her after a girl, who sang at their wedding.
  • While in high school, she used to use her middle name, so as to avoid teasing.
  • She was excellent in studies and used to get good grades.
  • Rebel was formerly a “Rotary International Youth Ambassador” for Australia.
  • Wilson lives with her Bridesmaids co-star Matt Lucas in an apartment.
  • She has her own clothing line called “Fat Mandi”. It is especially for fat people and represents foods on the clothes.
  • She wants to own a theme park. She knows the system to maximize the number of rides, one hits a day.
  • Her biggest weakness is sugar. She likes dessert and exercise too.
  • She relaxes by taking a bubble bath and listening to rap music.
  • She can become a barrister in future, after enjoying her life as an actress because she holds a degree in law (see her “Education” above).
  • As per Variety, she is one of the “Top Ten Comics to Watch in 2011”.
  • In May 2015, Australian magazine Woman’s Day published a story claiming that Wilson had been misleading about her birth name, age and upbringing.
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