As an adult actress, Anna’s first prominent role was Jessica in the Twilight series written originally as books by Stephenie Meyer. Post twilight, the actress did not fade away like some of her co-stars.
Her performance in Jason Reitman’s Up in the Air (2009) alongside George Clooney won her nominations for Best Supporting Actress category at the Academy Awards, Golden Globe Awards, Screen Actors Guild Awards, and BAFTA Awards. Anna Kendrick’s most popular and most successful movie was Pitch Perfect in 2012.
Her performance as Beca Mitchell in Pitch Perfect has been complimented by various critics and called “splendid”. Into the Woods, Pitch Perfect 2, Mr. Right, The Hollars and Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates are some Anna Kendrick films that have won awards and nominations at various Hollywood award shows.
The 1998 Broadway musical “High Society”, earned Anna Kendrick a Tony Award nomination for Best Featured Actress in a Musical. End of Watch (2012), Drinking Buddies, Get a Job, Happy Christmas, The Voices, Life After Beth and The Company You Keep (2012) are some more notable shows she gave amazing performances in.