Anna Kendrick (born August 9, 1985) is an American actress and singer.
Kendrick began her career as a child actress in theater productions. Her first starring role was in the 1998 Broadway musical High Society, for which she earned a nomination for the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical. She later made her feature film debut in the musical comedy Camp (2003). She rose to prominence for her supporting role as Jessica Stanley in The Twilight Saga (2008–2012) and achieved further recognition for her leading performances in the comedy-drama film Up in the Air (2009), which earned her a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, and the Pitch Perfect film series (2012–2017).
Kendrick provides the voices for Pepper, Snowflake & Templeton.