Many people are stunned when they find out that Rebel Wilson has only been in the United States since 2010. They feel like she has been around for a lot longer than that. However, it is true, as that is when she decided it was time to move from her home country in Australia to the United States. Oh, there were plenty of doubters and plenty of people who thought she would never make it.
The best thing someone can do in that type of situation, though, is to block out the noise and focus on what they need to do for themselves. If they believe in themselves and have other people around them that believe in them, they are on the right path.
One thing she had working in her favor was her weight. She has never been shy or scared to talk about her weight. It was on full display in the Pitch Perfect franchise when her character was named Fat Amy. Her character said and I’m paraphrasing here, “It is so twig girls like you don’t do it behind my back.” She knew it was her calling card and she was going to ride it to the top.
However, it was not going to be the type of thing she was going to use as a gimmick to get roles. She was going to use it to stand out and be different. It is why she found an agent so quickly in Hollywood. Read more: Rebel Wilson on Winning Battles Producing Films | Vogue and Pitch Perfect Star Rebel Wilson Talks Clothing Line Secrets | Today
If someone were to go out there today and try to find another actress like Rebel Wilson, they would have a nearly impossible time trying to do so because she is truly rare. When someone has that and they stick with it, they are going to find their place in Hollywood. She also has starred in films such as Pain and Gain, How To Be Single, and Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb.
The role that has had people talking, however, is her role as the star of How To Be Single, a film in which she was also a producer on as well. She’s also a producer on The Hustle with Anne Hathaway, which opens up on Mother’s Day weekend. She is showing the world she is more than just an actress. It would not be a surprise to anyone if she decided to try out being a director as well.
With someone like Rebel Wilson, if anyone is going to put limits on her or a label, she is going to break right through that and come out on top. That is how she lives her life. It has put her in high demand in Hollywood and the demand just keeps on growing.
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