Before you watch her in theaters on April 10, here are five fascinating facts to learn about the actress.
She was a child actor.
Robertson shared the experience with Interview magazine, saying it “was pretty typical.” She also shared that she and her mother lived in the Oakland Apartments, which was popular among children actors and their parents. She said she saw Hilary Duff and Frankie Muniz several times at the apartment, but they never forged a friendship.
She loves Emma Thompson.
When asked which actor she hopes to work with in the future, Britt Robertson told She Knows that Emma Thompson is on top of her list and that she would love to be her onscreen daughter.
Her favorite book is “Moneyball.”
Speaking to Teen Vogue, the actress shared, “[The book has given me] a whole new appreciation for baseball and more specifically ‘the underdogs.’ People who do more with little! Solid life lessons!”
She comes from a big family.
The actress described her family to Seventeen magazine as “large and in charge.” She has six younger siblings.
She is an independent girl.
Britt Robertson has lived in L.A. on her own since she was 16. She moved from North Carolina with her grandmother when she was 14 but her grandmother went back to their home state after a year.
She explained how she has been able to cope with that kind of lifestyle to People, saying, “I was able to make a lot of really great friends and I call them my faux family. I’ll spend the night at their houses whenever I get lonely. They’ll cook me dinner and do my laundry if I need them to.”