Character

Annie Edison

Played by Alison Brie

Actor Bio

Alison Brie currently stars as the adorable, but tightly wound, Annie Edison, on NBC's hit comedy "Community." She also has a recurring role as Trudy Campbell on the Emmy Award-winning drama "Mad Men," which will premiere its sixth season this spring.

On the big screen, Brie will next star in "Toy's House" opposite Nick Offerman and Megan Mullally. The film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival and will be released by CBS Films later this year. She also will appear in CBS Films' "Get a Job" opposite Bryan Cranston and Anna Kendrick.

She recently starred in Universal's "The Five-Year Engagement" opposite Emily Blunt and Jason Segel, as well as "Save the Date," opposite Lizzy Caplan, which premiered at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival.

Her other film credits include "Scream 4" opposite Courteney Cox, David Arquette and Neve Campbell and "Montana Amazon" opposite Olympia Dukakis and Haley Joel Osment. 


Brie attended the California Institute of the Arts where she received a bachelor of fine arts degree in acting and also studied at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama in Glasgow, Scotland.

Upon graduation, she landed guest spots on Comedy Central and Disney's "Hannah Montana." She also performed on stage in the Blank Theatre Company's Young Playwrights Festival and in shows at the Odyssey, Write-Act and Rubicon Theatres, where she received an Indy Award for her haunting performance as Ophelia in the Rubicon's production of "Hamlet."

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