Rose Byrne fell in love with the magic of acting as early as an 8-year-old girl, when she started taking her first acting classes. The Australian actress went on to take an acting more seriously and joined the Atlantic Theater Company in 1999. She made her debut with a minor role in the movie ‘Dallas Doll’ at the age of thirteen. Several guest roles in television soon followed. Byrne got her first breakthrough with the movie ‘The Goddess of 1967’, which marked her first lead role, Clara Law. The character brought her the Volpi Cup for Best Actress at the 57th Venice International Film Festival. By the early 2000s, Byrne started getting offers from Hollywood. In 2002, she appeared in ‘Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones‘ in a small role. The movie went on to become a hit and her performance captured attention despite its short screen time.
Byrne appeared in movies like ‘City of Ghosts’ and ‘I Capture the Castle’ before hitting the Australian box office with three back-to-back comedies in 2003. ‘The Night We Called It a Day,’ ‘The Rage in Placid Lake’ and ‘Take Away’ rang money at the box office and went on to become massive hits. In 2004, Byrne got her next breakthrough. She starred in the international blockbuster, ‘Troy,’ in which she actress played the role of Briseis, a priestess. Two years later, Byrne joined hands with Sofia Coppola and Kirsten Dunst in the critically acclaimed movie ‘Marie Antoinette.’ She landed two major roles in the films ‘Sunshine,’ alongside Cillian Murphy and Chris Evans, and ’28 Weeks Later,’ a sequel to ’28 Days Later’
In 2006, Byrne joined as a regular cast member in FX’s legal thriller series ‘Damages’ in 2007. Her performance as the character of Ellen Parsons in the series earned her widespread praise. She emerged as a matured actress who can effortlessly portray emotionally complex characters. She got two Primetime Emmy nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series in 2009 and 2010, and two Golden Globe nominations for Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries, or Television Film in 2008 and 2010 for Ellen Parsons.
Byrne’s other major movies include ‘Just Buried’ (2007), ‘Knowing’ (2009), ‘Get Him to the Greek’ (2010), ‘Bridesmaids’ (2011), ‘X-Men: First Class‘ (2011), ‘Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising’ (2016) ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ (2016), and ‘The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks’ (2017). She is a regular face in the “World’s most beautiful women” and “Sexiest women” lists for her style and looks. So now you must be wondering what is the next Rose Byrne movie or TV show? Well, here’s the list of upcoming Rose Byrne films and TV shows scheduled to release in 2019 and 2020. We can only hope that the latest Rose Byrne movies would be as good as some of her recent ones.
5. Limited Partners (2020)
Rose Byrne joins Salma Hayek and Tiffany Haddish in the upcoming comedy movie ‘Limited Partners.’ The Paramount movie is directed by Miguel Arteta from a script by Sam Pitman and Adam Cole-Kelly. The plot follows the two best friends (played by Haddish and Byrne) who launch their dream company together. Though they are two different characters in nature, the differences hold the two women together to build the firm from scratch. But when an irresistible buyout offer surfaces, their differences suddenly start playing a major role in the future of the company.