Maria Dizzia was born on December 29, 1974 in New Jersey, USA as Maria Teresa Dizzia. She is an actress, known for Martha Marcy May Marlene (2011), True Story (2015) and While We're Young (2014). MFA in Acting - University of California, San Diego (2001). 2013 Drama Desk Award Nomination, Lead Actress, "Belleville" by Amy Herzog at New York Theater Workshop. 2010 Tony Award Nomination, Best Featured Actress, "In the Next Room" by Sarah Ruhl produced by Lincoln Center Theater.