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Who is Cailee Spaeny, actress who stars in “Civil War” alongside Wagner Moura

Cailee Spaeny, 25, She gained critical attention when she played Priscilla Presley last year in the biopic directed by Sofia Coppola . This year, she could win over the public by starring in the mega production “Civil war” .

Although the young woman already has a history in Hollywood — which includes productions such as “Supreme” (2018), “Vice” (2018) and “Mare of Easttown” (2021)—, it was in 2022 that things began to change for the American actress.

His first role in Hollywood was in a major production, the sequel to “Circle of fire” (2013), released in 2018, but ended up not pleasing the public or critics.

In the same year, she played secondary roles in productions such as “Bad Moments at the Hotel Royale” alongside Chris Hemsworth, Dakota Johnson and Jon Hamm; “Deputy”, starring Christian Bale; It is “Supreme” biopic starring Felicity Jones.

In 2020, she got the lead role in the horror “Young Witches – The New Sisterhood”, which was a box office failure, grossing just US$1.9 million (about R$9.8 million) around the world.

On television, she starred in the series “Devs” (2020), alongside Nick Offerman, an actor she would later star against again in “Civil War”. She then participated in five episodes of “Mare of Easttown” (2021), miniseries starring Kate Winslet .

His most recent appearance was in “The First Lady” (2022) as Anna Roosevelt, daughter of Eleanor Roosevelt, who is played by Gillian Anderson.

While the series was airing, Cailee joined the cast of “Civil War l” as one of the protagonists alongside Kirsten Dunst It is Wagner Moura . The film, which recently premiered in theaters, is already showing huge numbers, becoming A24's biggest debut in the United States and Brazil.

Cailee was in Brazil to promote the film and was even caught dancing samba alongside Moura.

During the recording of Alex Garland's film, she discovered that she was cast as Priscilla Presley in the biopic of Sofia Coppola . In an interview with W Magazinethe director revealed that Dunst was the one who nominated the young woman for the role — which earned her the Best Actress award at the Venice Film Festival and a Golden Globe nomination.

Cailee Spaeny's next release is “Alien: Romulos” by Fede Alvarez (“Millenium: The Man Who Didn’t Love Women” and “The Man in Darkness”).

In addition to “Guerra Civil” and “Narcos”: productions with Wagner Moura

Source: CNN Brasil

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