Know About Eliza Scanlen; Little Women, Age, Height, Sister, Movies

Published Date: 18 Mar, 2020 Updated date: 18 Mar, 2020 By Celebs Podium

Best known for her appearance as Beth March in the seventh film adaptation of the 1868 novel of the same name, Little Women, Eliza Scanlen is a rising star in the acting industry. For the preparation of her role as Beth, Eliza started to learn piano again.

Eliza Scanlen is an Australian actress who bagged critical acclaim for her role as Amma Crellin in the HBO miniseries, Sharp Objects. She ringed her TV debut in 2015 before making the feature film debut in the year 2019.

Insights on Eliza Scanlen’s Bio & Family: Age, Sister, Height

The 21-years-of-age actress was born with the name Eliza Jane Scanlen on 6 January 1999. She hails from Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She is the daughter of her mother, Susan Scanlen, and has a fraternal twin sister named Annabel.


Eliza Scanlen with her twin sister Annabel (Picture: Getty Images)

About 5 feet and 3¾ inches (1.62 meters) tall in height, Eliza was fascinated about acting from her young age. Besides that, she showed her interest in playing the piano from the age of 7. Eventually, she stopped when she was 13 years old. Nevertheless, Eliza started practicing it again for her role in Little Women.

Speaking about her educational background, Eliza attended Loreto Kirribilli, an independent Roman Catholic comprehensive single-sex primary and secondary day school for girls in the Sydney suburb of Kirribilli. She graduated from there in 2016.

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Her Career In TV And Movies

Eliza ringed her small-screen debut with the guest role in one episode of A Class Act in 2015. While in high school, she made an appearance with a recurring role of Tabitha Ford on the Australian television soap opera, Home and Away, in 2016. Two years later, she earned recognition playing as Amma Crellin in the HBO psychological thriller miniseries Sharp Objects. In the show, she appeared alongside actress Amy Adams.

Likewise, Eliza made her major film debut with the 2019 Australian drama film, Babyteeth. She was then cast as Elizabeth “Beth” March in Greta Gerwig’s adaptation of Louisa May Alcott’s novel Little Women, in 2019. Eliza shared the screen with talented actors like Saoirse Ronan, Emma Watson, Florence Pugh, Timothee Chalamet, Meryl Streep, and Laura Dern.


Eliza Scanlen as Beth March on Little Women (Picture: IMDB)

The talented actress gets ready to make a presence as Lenora Laferty in the 2020 release-set psychological thriller film titled The Devil All the Time.

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Is Eliza Scanlen Dating Anyone?

Eliza is yet to disclose her relationship life among her fans and followers. She seems fully devoted to creating a great career in acting that keeps her busy from dating and getting involved in any kind of affairs. We assume the actress to be single as of now and focused on her movie projects.

Some Interesting Facts About Eliza Scanlen

  • Eliza has two theatre performances to her name with Lord of the Flies and To Kill a Mockingbird, both in 2019.
  • The Casting Guild of Australia named her as one of their 10 rising stars in November 2017.
  • She was named as one of the 10 Rising TV Stars Poised for a Breakout by the Hollywood Reporter in 2018.
  • Eliza has also made an appearance in two short films titled Lacuna and Grace in 2016.  
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