Rebel Wilson’s biographyRebel Wilson is one of the most charismatic and memorable actresses-comedians in Hollywood. Her dazzling smile, lush figure, and her ability to make impetuous fun brought Wilson to lead roles in popular comedies like the «Bachelorette» (Becky), «The Perfect Voice» (Amy), «Bridesmaids» (Brynn). The author, director, and performer of the lead role in the «Super Fun Night» (Kimmie) TV series. Net worth: $22 million.
Childhood and YouthThe Australian Bound family having many children named their third daughter born in Sydney in the spring of 1980 Rebel Melanie Elizabeth. Two girls already grew in the family - Annelise and Liberty, and also a boy named Riot. Already in conscious age, the future actress changed her surname Bound to Wilson, her mother's maiden name, and asked to be called by her first name given to her from birth - Rebel.
The name Rebel turned out to be predictive to some extent - years later Rebel challenged the settled Hollywood standards of female beauty and proved that one can be desirable, beautiful, and talented even with the XXL size of clothes.Rebel’s mother, a professional dog handler and shower, also shared her passion with her spouse. Together they kept a nursery for the breeding of a hunting dog breed Bigley and traded related products for dog breeders. Timid and shy chubby Rebel then suffered from her imperfections and tried to communicate with her peers as little as possible, immersed herself in her studies and favorite mathematics.
Concerned about her daughter’s condition, her mother decided that the children's acting school would help Rebel get rid of her complexes. Despite the girl’s tears and reluctance to get out of the car, the woman almost forcibly took her daughter to the first lesson, promising to pick her up exactly in a couple of hours. This was the first step towards social adaptation.
As Wilson herself told later, the bouts of malaria she experienced in the country caused her visions in which she, the famous actress, walks the podium and receives an Oscar. When Rebel returned from a trip to Australia, she had finally decided who she wanted to be in the future.