Rebel Wilson has come a very long way and overcame a hell lot more obstacles to get to the place she is at the moment. But despite having achieved so much in a career that spans close to two decades, the A-lister has chosen to always be humble and reserved; the two things not so many actors are likely to lose the moment they achieve the kind of success rebel Wilson currently enjoys.
And the latter explains why a lot of people love her. According to her, this has something to do with her upbringing. Rebel Wilson didn’t come from an extremely rich family as some people might assume. She was always the shy little girl who preferred to sit alone in her room rather than go out to play with other little girls. Read more: Rebel Wilson Reveals Character Isn’t Romantic Wears Clothes Fashion Line | Daily Mail and Pitch Perfect 4 Rebel Wilson | Vanity Fair
But once she turned 15, Rebel Wilson decided to do the very thing that scared her the most – break out of her shell. It wasn’t easy at first, but Rebel Wilson was glad to have her mom and Mrs. Bowmaker, her high school teacher, who guided her each and every step of the way. They encouraged her to join societies and it was such platforms that helped her blossom into the character we all love and cherish today.
Rebel Wilson’s Hollywood Career
When Rebel Wilson made the big jump from Australia to Hollywood back in 2010, a lot of skeptics didn’t think it a wise move. For starters, they felt America has enough comedy personalities and she wouldn’t really do as great as she was in Australia at the time. But being true to her first name, she chose to rebel against naysayers and took a plunge.
And just like she had done with everything else, it didn’t take long for Rebel Wilson to prove all of them wrong. Some of the noteworthy movies that our beloved Rebel Wilson has been involved with include Bridesmaids (2011), This Means War (2012), Pitch Perfect (2012). Small Apartments (2012), Bachelorette (2012), and How to be Single (2016) just to mention a few.
Isn’t It Romantic – The Rom-Com
The world couldn’t hide their excitement when it was officially announced that Rebel Wilson will take on a lead role in an upcoming rom-com, Isn’t It Romantic. Knowing Rebel Wilson, the way we do, we only expect her to ace her role as Natalie, a young Australian born architect in New York who also has some preconceptions about love.
The rom-com also has a creative thought out storyline, which is something to be expected d from the legendary scriptwriter Dana Fox. Well, the story is about Natalie who gets involved in an accident on a subway only for her to wake up in a PG13 world.
In order for her to wake up from this fantasy world, Natalie has to not only overcome her preconceptions about love but also fall in love. Some of the cast in the rom-com include Liam Hemsworth, Tom Ellis, Betty Gilpin, Priyanka Chopra, Jennifer Saunders, And Adan De Vine.