She spent her early childhood in Bathgate, Scotland, before moving to Perth, Australia with her family in the early s. She graduated magna cum laude from Yale, for crying out loud. She later moved to the United States, where she has made her home since Her maternal grandfather was Welsh. As a model, she has been featured in the magazines Teen Vogue and Seventeen. Precautions were taken to protect the young star, who had to appear in the bloody finale, in addition to some sexually suggestive scenes in which her character is "at work.
Swain is seen lying beneath sprinklers, her underwear clearly visible beneath her wet dress.
She began acting while still at Notre Dame High School. She grew up, she filled out". Her father had Irish and Norwegian ancestry, and her mother was from a Jewish immigrant family. Then again, that was kind of the point of the film -- that teens aren't always innocent. If you've seen the picture, you know that the big finale finds Olive taking the stage for the talent portion of the competition. Her acting garnered critical acclaim, and she won the Golden Globe Award for Best The filmmakers doubtlessly handled these moments with sensitivity on set, and Keen certainly understood that nothing happening was real.