Alanis Morissette


Alanis Morissette Bio

Who is Alanis Morissette

Alanis Morissette is a very talented, beautiful and famous alternative rock singer, songwriter and guitarist from Canada. She is also an actor and record producer. She has furnished her fans with her successful albums like "Alanis", "Now is the Time" and so on.

Early Life (Childhood)

Alanis was born in Ottawa, Canada to Mary Ann and Alan Richard. She has a twin sibling named Wade and elder brother Chad, a business entrepreneur. Her parents were teacher in a military school that caused a lot of movement. But at the age of 6, she came back to Ottawa, started to play piano and dance lesson after a year.

Interesting Facts

Though she was raised in Roman Catholic family, she now practices Buddhism. Her song "You Oughta Know" was inspired by her first boyfriend and after the engagement was broken with Ryan, album "Flavors of Entanglement" was released.

Personal Life

For a short time, she dated actor and comedian Dave Coulier and then Canadian actor Ryan Reynolds. Later she married rapper Mario.


She has bagged several awards including 16 Juno Awards and seven Grammy Awards making her one of the recognizable artist.