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Elizabeth Olsen Makes a Splash at Sundance

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Jan. 24 2011, Published 2:08 p.m. ET

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Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen may have had the spotlight for years and years, but look out, sisters! Their youngest sibling, Elizabeth Olsen, is creating quite a buzz at the Sundance Film Festival for her new movie, Silent House.

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In the horror film, 21-year-old Elizabeth's character starts to think her summer house is haunted. Sounds like her blossoming acting career has been anything but scary!

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The graduate of NYU's Tisch School of the Arts and the Atlantic Theater Company Acting School told The Press Association, "When I was auditioning, I was like, 'Just so you know, I'm used to the medium of theater, so like I can stand on my feet for this long.' "

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And as her star continues to rise, Elizabeth should have no problem getting used to super stardom from being the little sis of Mary-Kate and Ashley. She recalls, "When I would go shopping with my sisters when I was younger, it would be dangerous."

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She adds, "I just think it's crazy in general but I want to be an actor – and I have since I was a little girl – and if that happens, then you figure out how to deal with it where it doesn't completely infringe upon your life."

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