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Alison Pill: 'They Don't Know What To Expect Going In'

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Alison Pill co-stars in the sci-fi film ‘Snowpiercer’ about a future in which the world's only survivors live on a train with a so-called "perpetual motion engine." She plays a teacher.

Fun facts about Alison Pill: (Source: Wikipedia)

1) She is a Canadian actress. A former child actress, Pill began her career at age twelve, appearing in numerous films and television series. She transitioned to adult roles and her breakthrough came in the television series The Book of Daniel (2006). She is best known for her roles in the films Milk (2008), Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010) and Midnight in Paris (2011) and the television series In Treatment (2009), The Pillars of the Earth (2010) and The Newsroom (2012–present).

2) 2006, she starred as Grace Webster in the short-lived NBC drama The Book of Daniel, and was nominated for a Tony Award for her performance in Martin McDonagh's The Lieutenant of Inishmore. Pill had a major supporting role as campaign manager Anne Kronenberg in the Oscar-winning 2008 film Milk.

3) She portrayed Empress Maud in the miniseries The Pillars of the Earth. She also appeared in Snowpiercer, with Chris Evans and Jamie Bell, released in 2014.

‘Snowpiercer’ is now playing in theaters.

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