"Of course when you're told that they don’t think your right for it, I was even more fired up to prove them wrong." - Alison Brie on Auditioning for 'Glow'
Alison on the Dreamatorium episode: "It really was an amazing acting exercise"
The twenty-nine year old Alison Brie shared how she got her start right out of college, juggling her acting gigs and jobs at a yoga studio.
Community and Mad Men star Alison Brie has her most high-profile movie role so far in The Five-Year Engagement as the sister of lead actress Emily Blunt.
Los Angeles native Alison Brie plays the sister of Emily Blunt's character in the upcoming comedy The Five-Year Engagement. While the funny Brie makes a great addition to the cast, there was a significant problem that Brie had to face: London-born Blunt's British accent.
“My worst audition haunts me, because of this producer who was holding it. When I hear his name I’m like the kid in Ransom. I pee my pants,” said Brie.
Alison on acting: "I just think it’s really about being open-minded and being fearless"
"The first thing I ever auditioned for was an anti-drug PSA. They didn't pay me to do the commercial, but they gave me my SAG card." — Alison Brie, "Community".
How many actors do you know who are appearing in two hit TV shows at once? The only name that comes to me is Alison Brie. She's currently on both Community and Mad Men... and she's playing two totally different charaters!