Abigail Breslin is an American singer and actress. She was born as Abigail Kathleen Bresin on April 14, 1996 in New York City, New York, United States. Her father’s name is Michal Breslin and he is a telecommunications expert, consultant and computer programmer. At the same time, Abigail’s mother is Kim Walsh. Furthermore, Breslin has two older brothers, Spencer and Ryan, who are both actors.
She started her acting career as a very young child. Abigail appeared in her first commercial when she was only three years old. Furthermore, she got a role for her first movie at the age of five.
American actress is very active on her Instagram and other social media. Similarly, there is her wiki page available as well as short Abigail Breslin bio on IMDb for those who want to learn more about this young actress.
How Did She Got Her Name?
There is an interesting story involved with Breslin’s first name. Namely, she was named after Abigail Adams, the second First Lady of the United States.
How Old is Abigail Breslin?
Regarding her age, we can see that Breslin is very young actress. She was born in 1996, and therefore is 21 years old at present.
Abigail Breslin Net Worth
Abigail started working as an actress at very early age. Therefore, by the young age of 21 she has made net worth of $16 million. According to her talent for acting it is very likely that Breslin is going to make much more of an income in the future.
Abigail Breslin Movies
Abigail Breslin can be proud of her rich filmography. At the age of three she made her first appearance in front of the camera. She appeared in Toys ”R” Us commercial. Consequently, Abigail landed her first acting role in Signs alongside Mel Gibson, in 2002. In this film that was directed by M. Night Shyamalan, Breslin played Bo Hess, the daughter of Graham Hess (Mel Gibson). This movie was a huge box office success, grossing $408 million worldwide. In addition, both the critics and the audience praised Abigail’s performance in Signs.
The young actress appeared in Raising Helen in 2004. In this movie she and her brother Spencer played siblings. However, this film performed poorly.
Breslin became worldwide popular with her portrayal of Olive in the 2006 comedy Little Miss Sunshine. To be precise, she earned an Oscar nomination for this role. Abigail Breslin has since guest-starred on TV shows, appeared several times on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. She also played supporting roles in the feature films Raising Helen in 2004, co-starring Kate Hudson, Keane in 2004, The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause in 2006 and No Reservations in 2007, playing alongside Catherine Zeta-Jones.
Following her previous success Abigail appeared as co-star with Ryan Reynolds in 2008’s Definitely, Maybe. She also had leading roles in Kitt Kittredge: An American Girl in 2008 and My Sister’s Keeper the following year. In addition, Breslin tried herself lending her voice in the animated movies. She voiced a cactus mouse called Priscilla in animated comedy Rango in 2011. The same year she appeared in romantic comedy The New Year’s Eve. In 2016 Abigail starred in the movie Fear, Inc and in 2017 she appeared in the TV movie version of Dirty Dancing.
In 2010 Breslin made her Broadway debut as Helen Keller in The Miracle Worker at the Circle in the Square Theatre. Although The Alliance for Inclusion in the Arts criticized the play’s producers for not casting a deaf or blind actress for the role, the critics praised Breslin’s performance. However, ticket sales for the play were very low, so the show closed in April 2010.
Abigail Breslin Awards
Breslin received Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.
Abigail Breslin Height and Weight
Pretty blonde, Abigail is 1.55m of height. As for her weight, Breslin has a nice figure weighing around 55kg.
Does Abigail Breslin Have a Boyfriend?
Breslin has been in relationships with Jack Barakat from 2013 to 2014. The same year she dated Tom Sturridge. There were almost rumors about her relationship with Michael Clifford in 3013.
Breslin made the shocking revelation that she was raped by her ex-boyfriend. She has revealed this information on Instagram, stating that she didn’t want to report the incident to the police. At the time, Abigail explained her decision by saying that she didn’t want to view herself as a victim.
Since then, she doesn’t reveal a lot about her relationships. What we know at the moment, however, is that Abigail Breslin has been dating an English actor Freddie Highmore, since 2016. Rumor has it that the young couple is planning to get married this year.
Ethnicity and Nationality
Breslin’s father belongs to Jewish descent. Thus, as for her ethnicity, Abigail has white Jewish ancestry. At the same time, she holds American nationality.
|Born:||April 14 1996|
|Profession:||Actress / Singer|
|Net Worth:||$16 million|