Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen (Sherman Oaks (California), June 13, 1986) are American actresses. Although they look much alike, they are a fraternal twin, who in films often also Twin Sisters play.


[hide]*1 Biography


They are known for the television series Full House, where they, already in their baby daughter Michelle Elizabeth Tanner, collectively the time played. This television series ran from 1987 to 1995. In addition, they played in many films, where she often played twins.

One of their best-known films, in which they play correctly no twin, is It Takes Two from 1995, where they meet as two total strangers from each other. The one is an orphan, the other a rich man's daughter.

Mary-Kate plays anno 2008 in the series Weeds, in which she played the role of Tara Lindman, a deeply religious girl who sells drugs among the faithful of her church community and the sweetheart of Silas Botwin.


Mary-Kate and Ashley have an older brother, Trent, and a younger sister, Elizabeth that her first leading role in the film Martha Marcy May Marlene , and a half brother and half sister named Jake and Taylor. Their parents are separated in 1995 and their half brother and half sister from their father's second marriage.

In 2004, Mary-Kate and Ashley that they would go after completion of high school study. They studied both in New York to Gallatin School of Individualized Study, until Mary-Kate (who studied photography ) stopped studying. In 2005 Mary-Kate moved back to California to focus on the company that she and her sister had founded, Dualstar Entertainment Group. Ashley remained in New York and has stopped acting to focus on her clothing line.


Filmography as actresses
Year Title Role Note
1987-1995 Full House Michelle Elizabeth Tanner television series
1992 To grandmother's House We Go Julie & Sarah Thompson
1993 Double, Double, Toil and Trouble Kelly & Lynn Farmer
1994 How the West Was Fun Susie & Jessica Martin
1994 The Little Rascals Twin small role
1995 It Takes Two Alyssa Callaway/Amanda Lemmon
1998 Billboard Dad Tess & Emily Tyler
1998-1999 Two of a Kind Mary-Kate & Ashley Burke television series
1999 Passport to Paris Melanie & Allyson Porter
1999 Switching Goals Samantha & Emma Stanton
2000 Our Lips Are Sealed Mary-Kate & Ashley Parker/M & Abby Turtleby
2001 Winning London Cloe & Riley Lawrence
2001-2002 So Little Time Riley & Chloe Carlson television series
2001 Holiday in the Sun Madison & Alex Stewart
2002 Mary-Kate and Ashley in action! Riley & Chloe Carlson television series
2002 Getting There Kylie & Taylor Hunter
2002 When in Rome Charli & Leila
2003 The Challenge Shane & Lizzie Dalton
2004 New York Minute Roxy & Jane Ryan

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