Mary Kate Olsen Research Paper

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Mary-Kate Olsen was born on June 13, 1986, in Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California. She has a twin sister Ashley Olsen. They both started off their famous acting career at a very young age. They were nine months old when they started their acting debut on the ABC family sitcom, Full house. They shared the role as Michelle Tanner. Child labor was a big deal so them being twins led the sitcom to air longer because the girls could share the amount of hours and work longer. This show went on for eight years and during this time, their career took off. However, during the first two years the show was being aired, it did not even make the top thirty list of most watched television shows. Fortunately, the following year, it made the top fourteen. In the 1991-1992 the season peaked at number seven. At the age of five, a producer, Robert Thorne, realized how little the girls were being paid and asked the parents if he could represent them. The girls were getting paid minimum wage which amounted to be $4,000 per episode. After Robert started to represent them…show more content…
Mary-Kate had an eating disorder. For a couple of months, it was not released what type of disorder she had. Both of the twins were very small, but a backless dress worn in public showed every rib and every bone on Mary-Kate which made it very clear to everyone that something was wrong. A few days later was when she was checked into a rehab facility with an eating disorder. This would not be the first time that something like this has happened to Mary-Kate. A few years before this happened Mary-Kate was at the Cirque Lodge in Sundance, Utah, a drug-alcohol-abuse treatment facility. All the sources denied that Mary-Kate was in there but it was soon confirmed she had a drug addiction to cocaine. When she came out she was six pounds heavier (Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley
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