Birthday:April 17, 1985
Rooney Mara is an American actress born and raised in the New York City suburb of Bedford. Mara’s interest in acting was sparked after seeing theatre productions and classic films, and seeing her older sister, Kate Mara, pursue acting. She made her first professional acting appearance in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit in 2006, and her first film appearance in Dream Boy in 2008. After gaining positive notice for her performance in The Social Network, she made her international breakthrough with her Oscar nominated role in the film The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo in 2011.