Landed a supporting role in the action comedy "The Brothers Grimsby"
Appeared in the comedy "How to Be Single"
Reprised the role of Fat Amy in "Pitch Perfect 2."
Created and starred in the ABC sitcom "Super Fun Night."
Co-starred with Anna Kendrick in musical comedy "Pitch Perfect"
Played the spacey assistant at a breastfeeding supply store in ensemble comedy "What to Expect When You're Expecting"
Cast in Chris Colfer's feature writing debut "Struck by Lightning"
Cast opposite Kirsten Dunst and Isla Fisher in "Bachelorette"
Appeared in the comedy hit "Bridesmaids" as Kristen Wiig's obnoxious roommate Brynn; originally read for Melissa McCarthy's part
Named Australia's spokesperson for weight loss and nutrition company Jenny Craig
Made U.S. television debut with a guest role on "Rules of Engagement" (CBS)
Played various characters on the Australian sketch comedy program "The Wedge" (Network Ten)
Reprised Toula role on the TV series "World Record Pizza" (SBS)
Moved to New York after winning a scholarship with The Second City Training Centre
Made feature film debut in Australian comedy "Fat Pizza" as Toula, leader of the "Fat Chick 12" gang; also appeared on the accompanying TV series "Pizza"
In May 2015, it was revealed that Rebel Wilson's real name was Melanie Elizabeth Bownds and that she was six years older than she claimed, having been born on March 2, 1980.
Wilson's younger siblings were named Liberty, Ryot, and Annachi. "It's just a theme, not a political statement." – quoted in Entertainment Weekly, May 11, 2012