Rachel Brosnahan is an actress and producer, known for House of Cards, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel and Patriots Day.
She was born December 15, 1990 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. Her height is 5′ 3½” (1,61 m).
She attended NYU Tisch Scool of the Arts in the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute.
Rachel Brosnahan is the niece of handbag designer Kate Spade, who is married to Andy Spade, brother of comedian David Spade. She graduated from Highland Park High School in Highland Park, IL.
She was nominated as Best Actress in a Television Series – Musical or Comedy at the 2018 Golden Globes for The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel TV series.
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel follows a housewife in the 1950s decides to become a stand-up comic. It was created by Amy Sherman-Palladino and produced by Amazon.
Rachel Brosnahan is best known also for her roles in the films The Unborn (2009) and Beautiful Creatures (2013).
During her career she appeared in several series such as Orange Is the New Black, Gray’s Anatomy, CSI: Miami, Mercy, The Good Wife, Crisis in Six Scenes and Gossip Girl.
In 2014 she took part in some episodes of the first season of The Blacklist series, in the role of Jolene Parker.
From 2014 she enters the cast of the Manhattan television series in the role of Abby Isaacs, playing the role until the end of the series in 2015. She was, again in 2015, one of the protagonists of the miniseries The Dovekeepers, reciting the role of Yael.
In 2016 she enters the cast of Craig Gillespie’s film, The Finest Hours.