Brianne Sidonie Desaulniers, known professionally as Brie Larson, is an American actress, singer-songwriter, and musician. She is best known for her role as Joy "Ma" Newsome in Room, an acclaimed drama based on Emma Donoghue's novel of the same name for which she garnered an Academy Award for Best Actress.

She played Courtney Enders in the 2003 Disney Channel Original Movie Right on Track. She also played Robin Robin in the Touchstone Television TV show Popular. She will play the titular Captain Marvel, in the upcoming Marvel Studios film of the same name, and in The Avengers 4.