Abigail Breslin is a 15-year-old famous American actress who started her filmy career at very early age. She does not have any filmy legacy in her blood as her father is a consultant and working as a computer programmer and telecommunications expert. But, the credit of Breslin success goes to her mother Kim who really helped her manage her career.
Breslin also inspired Spencer and Ryan Breslin, her two older brothers to acting. She has been living with her family in New York City. She was christened after Abigail Adams – second first lady of the United States.
She is very charming and friendly. Due to her close and mutual relation to her family, her maternal grandparents said that they are just like closely interweaved fabric. When she was born on April 14, 1996, no one knew that she would be nominated for an Academy Award as the youngest American actress in Hollywood history.
She stepped in first commercial and first movie when she was only three and five years old respectively. Her stunning performance paved way for Rango, Zombieland, My Sister’s Keeper, Definitely-Maybe, Nim’s Island and Little Miss Sunshine. She performed different roles in romantic as well as comedy films and convinced the audience of her instincts. Her films as the youngest actress include New Year’s Eve, The Wild Bunch, Rango, Janie Jones, Quantum Quest and A Cassini Space Odyssey.
She has a long list of awards which include:
Young Artist Award
Tokyo International Film Festival
Women Film Critics Circle Awards
Screen Actors Guild (SAG)
Phoenix Film Critics
Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards
Online Film Critics Awards
Iowa Film Critics Awards
Critics Choice Awards
Alliance of Women Journalists
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
What I Like About You
She has no dearth of talent and skills. After the success of Little Miss Sunshine, her role as Olive Hoover was admired so much by USA Today and Claudia Puig wrote no other little girl was able to perform this role better than Breslin. Due to her role she earned a lot of fame and reputation all over the USA. She was also nominated as the fourth youngest actress for the best supporting actress and the Screen Actors Guild Award and Academy. Alan Arkin and Greg Kinnear, both of them are her co-stars and close friends told that she is always serious about her role while shooting.