At age eight, her family moved to Poland for a year. Her mother is Polish and her father is an Australian of British ancestry. Mia Wasikowska is an Australian actress. She has an older sister, Jess, and a younger brother, Kai. 2012 Winner EDA Special Mention Award: Most Egregious Age Difference Between the Leading Man and the Love Interest She made her screen debut on the Australian television drama All Saints in 2004, followed by her feature film debut in Suburban Mayhem. She first became known to a wider audience following her critically acclaimed work on the HBO television series In Treatment. Check all the awards won and nominated for by Mia Wasikowska - Australian Film Institute International Award for Best Actress (2010) , Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie: Rumble (2010) , AACTA International Award for Best Actress (2010) and more awards. Mia Wasikowska, Actress: Alice in Wonderland. She is the daughter of photographers Marzena Wasikowska and John Reid. Mia is an Australian actress, born and raised in the country's capital, Canberra. She was nominated for the Independent Spirit […] Mia Wasikowska on IMDb: Awards, nominations, and wins. Mia Wasikowska is an Australian actress.