Alison Pill stars as “Ivy Mayfair-Richards” in the seventh installment of American Horror Story.
Pill most recently starred in the John Madden directed political thriller Miss Sloane, opposite Jessica Chastain, John Lithgow and Gugu Mbatha-Raw, which premiered at AFI Festival last fall.
Her recent film credits also include Pedro Morelli’s feature film Zoom and the Coen Brothers film Hail Caesar! She starred alongside Joan Allen and Rupert Graves in ABC’s drama The Family.
Pill was a series regular in the acclaimed Aaron Sorkin HBO series The Newsroom, and starred in the Joon-ho Bong directed Snowpiercer opposite John Hurt and Tilda Swinton. She was last on stage in the Geffen Playhouse adaptation of Wait Until Dark directed by Matt Shakman.
Her additional film credits include Woody Allen’s To Rome with Love and Midnight in Paris, Goon, Scott Pilgrim, Milk, Dan in Real Life, Dear Wendy, and Pieces of April. Pill’s television work includes the HBO drama In Treatment, The Book of Daniel and Life with Judy Garland: Me and My Shadows.
On stage, Pill starred opposite Ben Stiller in House of Blue Leaves and Edie Falco in This Wide Night and with Abigail Breslin in Broadway’s revival of The Miracle Worker.
Other theatre credits include Reasons to be Pretty, Mauritius and Blackbird, for which she received Lucille Lortel, Outer Critics Circle and The Drama League Award nominations. She was nominated for a Tony Award® for her Broadway debut in The Lieutenant of Inishmore and for a Lucille Lortel Award for On the Mountain. She won The Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Ensemble in the U.S. premiere of The Distance from Here.