Birth Name: Olivia Thirlby
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA
Born in 1986 in New York City, Thirlby was raised an only child by her executive mother and contractor father. She pursued her interest in acting while attending the prestigious Friends Seminary school in downtown Manhattan, taking summer trips to the Catskill Mountains and Long Island to attend various workshops and performing arts camps. After graduating from high school, she studied briefly at London's Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts before landing her debut role as a frightened passenger in "United 93." A few years later Thirlby scored her first TV series with the short-lived "Kidnapped," which she followed up with a sizable role as the title teen's supportive, sarcastic best friend in "J...
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