Rebel Wilson has been one of the most popular actresses in Hollywood, and this year, she received additional projects which include roles in several films and theater musicals. However, the road to becoming popular includes a lot of sacrifices and facing tough challenges.
Rebel Wilson was born and raised in Sydney, Australia. She always wanted to become an actress someday, and that is why she joined acting clubs back at her school. Her teachers saw her potential and advised her to chase after her dreams and pursue the career that she really wants.
Rebel Wilson also become a member of the Rotary International, and one of the activities of the organization was to send young ambassadors to different countries where they will be participating in several events. Rebel Wilson joined the event and she was sent to Africa, where she contracted a disease that caused her to get sick.
When she was having a fever, Rebel Wilson had a dream that she will become a popular actress, receiving recognition in front of the public. This dream became her inspiration for becoming an actress. When the opportunity to travel to the United States came, Rebel Wilson took it and chased for her dreams.
Rebel Wilson started her career showing up in several television shows and movies. As she showed her talent in acting, many directors saw the potential in her and started casting Rebel Wilson in different films which are mostly comedy. Read more: Isn’t Romantic Trailer – Hollywoodreporter and Isn’t Romantic Review
The actress loved portraying characters that are comedic in nature, and she said that acting in heavy drama can be challenging for her. She also believes that she is among the first Australian women who became a comedy icon in Hollywood.
In 2019, she managed to act on her first lead role. In “Isn’t It Romantic,” Rebel Wilson portrays the role of Natalie, a young hopeless romantic who is constantly searching for her knight in shining armor.
An accident that took place at the subway caused her to faint, and when she woke up, she realized that she is in a different universe where romantic-comedy clichés are the norm. She has to find a way on how to get out, but along the way, she will meet different people who will play significant roles in her life. Rebel Wilson said that the story of her film is unique because it combined elements from romantic films and the fantasy genre.
Todd Strauss-Schulson, the director of “Isn’t It Romantic,” stated that he had to binge on rom-com films to be able to grasp how it should be played out. Aside from “Isn’t It Romantic,” Rebel Wilson is also set to portray the role of JennyAnyDots, one of the casts in the Broadway Musical “Cats,” which will be available in November.
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