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Laurel Healy
Mary Elizabeth Winstead
Biography
Mary Elizabeth Winstead (Laurel Healy in BRAINDEAD) Mary Elizabeth Winstead has a gift for taking on challenging roles and bringing dynamic characters to life on screen. She is perhaps best known for her roles in the horror films “Final Destination 3,” “Black Christmas,” “Death Proof,” “The Thing” and “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter.” Additional film credits include the recently released “10 Cloverfield Lane,” featuring John Goodman, “Scott Pilgrim vs. the World,” “Smashed,” “Faults,” “Alex of Venice,” “A Good Day to Die Hard,” “The Spectacular Now,” alongside Shailene Woodley and Miles Teller, and the Emilio Esteves drama “Bobby,” alongside William H. Macy, Demi Moore, Elijah Wood, Sharon Stone and Anthony Hopkins. Upcoming films include “Valencia” and “Swiss Army Man,” with Daniel Radcliffe and Paul Dano. Winstead’s television credits include the series “The Returned,” and the PBS mini-series “Mercy Street.” In addition to her acting career, Winstead teamed up with music producer Dan the Automator in 2012 to form the music duo Got a Girl. The band’s first studio album, I Love You But I Must Drive Off This Cliff Now, was released in 2014. Winstead lives in Los Angeles. Her birthday is Nov. 28. Follow her on Twitter @M_E_Winstead and on Instagram @mary_elizabeth_winstead.