Rebel Wilson is coming to a theater near you on Valentine’S Day with her new comedy Isn’t It Romantic. The Aussie stars alongside Liam Hemsworth in this non-traditional spin on romantic comedies, ensuring that her and Hemsworth, alongside Miley Cyrus will be a throuple this Valentine’s Day. Rebel’s talents have caused her to stand out in this hilarious movie. She is confident, boisterous, and ready to let it all out, but this hasn’t always been the case for the Australian actress.
Born in Sydney, the capital of New South Wales, Wilson was raised in a loving family. Her parents breed beagles for a living and Rebel had a nice childhood. And yet she wasn’t quite the jovial person we see her as today.
Rebel Wilson remembers being quite shy growing up. Her mother even surprised her one day in her childhood with a day at the community theater. Rebel was terrified; so much so that she forced her mother to pull her out of the vehicle in order to go inside. This moment may have been the genesis to what was to come for the actress.
Rebel attended an all-girls high school in Australia. There she remembers having a defining moment with one of her high school drama teachers. The teacher encouraged Rebel to get out and express herself through various improvisational and acting contests. This allowed Rebel to find freedom in her art form and led her to blossom. She new what she was going to do and she did it. Read more: Isn’t It Romantic Trailer and Rebel Wilson Reveals Character – Isnt Romantic
Rebel Wilson first had success as an actress in Australia before she decided it was time to go to the United States. It didn’t take long for her to duplicate the success she found in her native country in her new home. Playing Kristen Wiig’s hilarious roommate Brynn in 2011’s Bridesmaids, Wilson captured the laughs of millions of people around the world.
Her career has only gone up from there with memorable performances in big time productions like Pitch Perfect, Ice Age: Continental Drift, and Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb. Now it’s her turn to shine in Isn’t It Romantic.
The film features Wilson as Natalie, an Australian architect now living in New York City. She is discouraged by the idea of romantic comedies and the fantasy love bit. She doesn’t like people very much, but at the advise of a friend she goes out one evening. She narrowly avoids a mugging before knocking herself out by running into a structure as she flees.
Natalie wakes up to find that her world is now set like a romantic comedy where all of the cliches are everywhere to be seen. She must fight her way out of the traps to find her true love and bring her back to reality. Rebel Wilson stars as Natalie in this film and truly has a way with comedy. Liam Hemsworth and Miley Cyrus are in good hands as the throuple make their way around just in time for Valentine’s Day.
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