Olivia Wilde Celebrates Birthday: Trivia About the Actress

Mark Paul

Actress Olivia Wilde is celebrating her birthday on March 10. The "House" star is turning 28 years old. Based on her impressive career so far it might be hard to believe she is that young. With the popular Fox series ending in 2012, this should be a pretty exciting birthday for her. She has plenty of movies lined up in 2012 and 2013. Clearly, things are going strong for the birthday girl. How much do you know about Wilde so far? Here is some trivia in honor of her birthday.

1. In 2004, the actress made her feature film debut in the teen comedy "The Girl Next Door." The movie starred actor Emile Hirsch as the main character. Wilde would appear in another popular Hirsch movie early in her career. What was the name of that movie?

2. Before she appeared on "House," what other successful show featured Wilde in a supporting role?

3. In 2006, the actress took a stab at the horror genre in a movie that co-starred Josh Duhamel and Melissa George. What was the name of the movie?

4. In 2010, Wilde appeared in a popular movie based on a film released in 1982. What was the name of the sci-fi movie?

5. In a 2011 comedy, the actress tries to put the moves on Jason Bateman. What was the name of the movie?


1. Wilde appeared with Hirsch in the movie "Alpha Dog." Justin Timberlake also had role in that movie.

2. Wilde had a supporting role in the show "The O.C." She played the role of Alex Kelly from 2004 through 2005.

3. The horror movie was called "Turistas." The movie focused on organ harvesting. Wilde's character survived the movie.

4. Wilde had the leading female role in "Tron: Legacy." The film served as a sequel to the 1982 movie "Tron." Jeff Bridges starred in both films.

5. Wilde played a legal assistant that tries to seduce Bateman's character in "The Change-Up." Ryan Reynolds also starred in the movie.

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