At the height of their fame in their teens, it seemed like we knew every little thing about Mary-Kate and Ashley, but as they disappeared from the spotlight and focused on building their fashion empire, they became petite enigmas, endlessly fascinating and impossibly unknowable. Despite their best efforts to remain mysterious, we've collected some facts about the world's most famous twins, including which of their Full House co-stars tried to have them fired from the hit ABC show and how a Greek shipping heir ignited a public feud with Paris Hilton. So test your Olsen knowledge and see if you knew these 33 things about Mary-Kate and Ashley There was a simple reason Mary-Kate and Ashley jointly landed the role of Michelle Tanner on Full House when they were just nine months old: they didn't cry during the audition. But that didn't mean they didn't cry during filming, with John Stamos once admitting that he almost got the girls fired. We tried that for a while and that didn't work," he said.
33 Surprising Facts About Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen
7 Mary Kate & Ashley Movies Streaming Now, For All Your Twin Comedy Needs
Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen have been out of the acting game for a long time now. The sisters are now well-respected fashion designers, but their many, many movies still live on. And if you have an undeniable, nostalgia-fueled urge to stream one of Mary-Kate and Ashley's movies there are a few that are easy to find online. Some of these short videos can be found cut into clips on YouTube , but as far as the full-length movies, several of them are available on popular streaming services, as you'll see below. Regardless of why you want to watch some old Mary-Kate and Ashley movies — To remember the good old days?
Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen
This was the final line said in Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen 's final straight-to-video The Challenge , released in , after they were confronted by their boyfriends of straight-to-video movie past. For their loyal fans, it was thrilling to see the meta moment, with the twins interacting with their fictional selves' love interests, including the one who gave Mary-Kate her first on-screen kiss. While Mary-Kate and Ashley, who turn 33 on Thursday, retired from acting and now run a fashion empire, they released over 40 straight-to-video movies at the height of their fame, and in many of them, they had love interests, generically cute boys that their fans could obsess over before immediately forgetting about when their next adventure came out. And it turns out the sisters, who ran Dualstar Company, the production company that released all of their movies, were actively involved in picking their onscreen paramours. It's an interesting thought knowing they're involved in the casting process," Lukas Behnken , who played Adam, Mary-Kate's love interest in The Challenge , told Uproxx.
Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen born June 13, , also known as the Olsen twins as a duo, are American fashion designers and former child actresses. The twins made their acting debut as infants playing Michelle Tanner on the television series Full House. At the age of six, Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen began starring together in TV, film, and video projects, which continued to their teenage years.