Tag Archives: Ashley Olsen
They may be brothers and sisters in real life, but in the acting world, sibling actors are often fierce competitors. Sometimes they're even up for the same roles.
You could call these cases of sibling rivalry being played out on the big screen a real family affair, along the lines of "Mom always liked you best."
We've come up with a list of top actors who have competing brothers or sisters. Vote on your favorites of each brother-brother, brother-sister or sister-sister pairing -- and may the best siblings win. Get More »
When you think of the most famous I-can't-believe-they're-not-identical faces in Hollywood, two names come to mind: Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen.
Unfortunately for showbiz, we may have seen the last of them. The famous pair, who got their start 25 years ago playing wise-cracking baby Michelle Tanner on "Full House," are giving up acting for good.
In the April issue of British Elle, the sisters announced that they're leaving the big screen behind to focus on other projects, including their popular fashion lines Elizabeth and James and The Row. Get More »
It wasn't too long ago that when you heard the last name Olsen, you only thought of the Hollywood partying pair Mary-Kate and Ashley. But the tabloid-prone twins' little sister Elizabeth has been making serious headway at Sundance for her own acting capabilities.
"I never wanted to be a brand, I wanted to be an actor," Elizabeth told MTV News at the Sundance Film Festival. "I just wanted to make movies, make theatre, do work."
The baby Olsen was at Sundance promoting her two new films "Silent House" and "Martha Marcy May Marlene." She strongly hopes that "whatever press comes about from Sundance will further the films hope for getting distribution."
Learn more on Elizabeth Olsen at the MTV.com.