Olivia Wilde was born Olivia Jane Cockburn on 10 March 1984 in New York City, New York.
She is an American actress and filmmaker.
For her high school education, Olivia attended Georgetown Day School and Phillips Academy; she then went on to study at the Gaiety School of Acting in Dublin.
Wilde chose to change her surname drawing inspiration from the Irish author Oscar Wilde to honor the writers in her family. She has Scottish roots from her father’s side of the family.
Wilde who made her maiden Broadway appearance in 1984 playing the role of Julia, has featured in films like The Lazarus Effect and Cowboys & Aliens.
She is a multiple awarding-winning actress who has bagged the Best Actress award at 2006 The Comedy Festival and Best First Feature at the Independent Spirit Awards for her directorial debut film Booksmart.
Olivia Wilde Children: Otis Sudeikis, Daisy Josephine Sudeikis
Otis Sudeikis and Daisy Josephine Sudeikis are Olivia Wilde’s son and daughter respectively.
Otis Alexander is 8 years old and Daisy Josephine is 5 years old.
Their father is Jason Sudeikis.