Mary-Kate and Ashley: Where are the Olsen twins now?

Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, born June 13, 1986, in Los Angeles, first made their names at only 9 months old thanks to their acting debut as infants on Full House.

Through their teen years, Mary-Kate and Ashley continued to find success on the screen, starring in a series of direct-to-video films like Our Lips Are Sealed, When in Rome and The Challenge.

The Olsen twins also had their own animated series, Mary-Kate and Ashley in Action!, television series, Two of a Kind and So Little Time, and a feature length-film, New York Minute.

They also guest-starred on various hit television shows, including The Simpsons.

On their 18th birthday in 2004, the Olsen twins became co-presidents of their entertainment company Dualstar that was originally started after their success on Full House.

While the Olsen twins have always pursued fashion and retail, including coming out with clothing lines for preteens for Walmart and JCPenney, the pair also made a successful foray into high fashion following their fame as child actresses.

In 2006, the Olsen twins came out with a high-end fashion label, The Row, with prices of average pieces ranging from several hundred dollars to several thousand dollars. The fashion house continues to be respected by trendsetters around the world, and today, the brand is available at hundreds of stores in dozens of countries around the world with its flagship location in New York City.

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Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen in recent years
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Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen in recent years
NEW YORK, NEW YORK - APRIL 18: Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen attend the Youth America Grand Prix's 20th Anniversary Gala at David H. Koch Theater, Lincoln Center on April 18, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NEW YORK - APRIL 18: Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen attend the Youth America Grand Prix's 20th Anniversary Gala at David H. Koch Theater, Lincoln Center on April 18, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NEW YORK - APRIL 18: Lesley Thompson Vecsler, Candice Miller, Marcella Guarino, Mary Kate Olsen, Ashley Olsen and Colby Mugrabi attend YAGP's 20th Anniversary Gala 'Stars Of Today Meets The Stars Of Tomorrow' at David Koch Theatre at Lincoln Center on April 18, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Jared Siskin/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 07: Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate attend WSJ Magazine 2018 Innovator Awards Sponsored By Harry Winston, FlexJet & Barneys New York at MOMA on November 7, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for WSJ. Magazine Innovators Awards)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 04: Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen attend the 2018 CFDA Awards at Brooklyn Museum on June 4, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Taylor Hill/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 04: Fashion designers Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen are seen arriving to the 2018 CFDA Fashion Awards at Brooklyn Museum on June 4, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 04: Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen attend the 2018 CFDA Fashion Awards at Brooklyn Museum on June 4, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Jared Siskin/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 04: Designers Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen accept the 2018 CFDA Accessories Designer of The Year award during the 2018 CFDA Fashion Awards at Brooklyn Museum on June 4, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 07: Ashley Olsen (L) and Mary-Kate Olsen attend the Heavenly Bodies: Fashion & The Catholic Imagination Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 7, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by George Pimentel/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 07: Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen attend the Heavenly Bodies: Fashion & The Catholic Imagination Costume Institute Gala at The Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 7, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 19: Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen attend YAGP Stars of Today Meet The Stars of Tomorrow 2018 Gala on April 19, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Presley Ann/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 19: (L-R) Marcella Hymowitz, Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen attend the Youth America Grand Prix at David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center on April 19, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Mark Sagliocco/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 05: Ashley and Mary-Kate Olsen attend the 2017 CFDA Fashion Awards at Hammerstein Ballroom on June 5, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Taylor Hill/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 19: Ashley Olsen, Margot Sarkozy and Mary-Kate Olsen attend YAGP Stars of Today Meet The Stars of Tomorrow 2018 Gala on April 19, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Presley Ann/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 05: Ashley and Mary-Kate Olsen attend the 2017 CFDA Fashion Awards at Hammerstein Ballroom on June 5, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Taylor Hill/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 03: Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen attend the Studio in a School 40th Anniversary Gala at Seagram Building Plaza on May 3, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Patrick McMullan/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 03: Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen attend the 40th Anniversary of Studio In A School at The Seagram Building Plaza on May 3, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by JP Yim/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 01: Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen at 'Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Gar�ns:Art of the In-Between' Costume Institute Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 1, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Jackson Lee/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 01: Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen at 'Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Gar�ns:Art of the In-Between' Costume Institute Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 1, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Jackson Lee/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 13: Co-chairs Ashley Olsen (L) and Mary-Kate Olsen, and Olivier Sarkozy attend the Youth America Grand Prix Stars of Today Meet the Stars of Tomorrow Gala at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center on April 13, 2017 in New York City.(Photo by Rebecca Smeyne/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 13: Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen attend Youth America Grand Prix's 2017 Stars of Today Meet the Stars of Tomorrow Gala at David H. Koch Theater, Lincoln Center on April 13, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Presley Ann/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 13: Candice Miller, Mary-Kate Olsen, Ashley Olsen and Marcella Guarino Hymowitz attend Youth America Grand Prix's 2017 Stars of Today Meet the Stars of Tomorrow Gala at David H. Koch Theater, Lincoln Center on April 13, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Presley Ann/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 26: Designer Mary-Kate Olsen (L) and designer Ashley Olsen attend Elizabeth and James Flagship Store Opening Celebration with InStyle at Chateau Marmont on July 26, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Donato Sardella/Getty Images for InStyle)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 06: Elizabeth Olsen (center) and Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen attend the 2016 CFDA Fashion Awards at the Hammerstein Ballroom on June 6, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 09: (EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE PREMIUM RATES APPLY) Guest, Ashley Olsen, Olivier Sarkozy and Mary-Kate Olsen attend New York Knicks vs Brooklyn Nets game at Madison Square Garden on November 9, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by James Devaney/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 02: Ashley Olsen (L) and Mary-Kate Olsen attend the 'Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age Of Technology' Costume Institute Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 2, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 04: Actress Mary-Kate Olsen, Ashley Olsen is seen in Soho on September 4, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Raymond Hall/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 04: Actress Mary-Kate Olsen, Ashley Olsen is seen in Soho on September 4, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Raymond Hall/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 26: (Exclusive Covrage) Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen are seen walking in Soho on August 26, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Raymond Hall/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 02: (EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE) Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsens are seen in Soho on September 2, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Raymond Hall/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 01: Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen pose on the winners walk at the 2015 CFDA Fashion Awards at Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center on June 1, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images)
Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen attend 'China: Through the Looking Glass' 2015 Costume Institute Benefit Gala - red carpet arrivals at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. ?? LAN (Photo by Lars Niki/Corbis via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 06: Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen attend 2014 World Of Children Awards at 583 Park Avenue on November 6, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Robin Marchant/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 02: Designers Mary-Kate Olsen (L) and Ashley Olsen speak onstage at the 2014 CFDA fashion awards at Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center on June 2, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by D Dipasupil/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 06: Ashley Olsen, Jim Gold and Mary-Kate Olsen attend 2014 World Of Children Awards at 583 Park Avenue on November 6, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Robin Marchant/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 06: Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen attend 2014 World Of Children Awards at 583 Park Avenue on November 6, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Robin Marchant/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 02: Designers Ashley Olsen (L) and Mary-Kate Olsen attend the 2014 CFDA fashion awards at Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center on June 2, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 05: Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen attend the 'Charles James: Beyond Fashion' Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 5, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 12: Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen attend the Elizabeth and James SEPHORA VIB ROUGE Event on March 12, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 05: Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen attend the Lexus Design Disrupted Event at SIR Stage 37 on September 5, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Toth/FilmMagic)
SAG HARBOR, NY - AUGUST 16: Actress Ashley Olsen attends the 3rd Annual 'The Hamptons Paddle & Party for Pink' Benefit on August 16, 2014 in Sag Harbor, New York. (Photo by Mark Sagliocco/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 16: Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen attend the Indiana Pacers Vs New York Knicks Game at Madison Square Garden on May 16, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by James Devaney/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 15: Ashley Olsen (L) and Mary-Kate Olsen attend the J. Mendel Fall 2012 fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at The Theatre at Lincoln Center on February 15, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by D Dipasupil/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 31: Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen attend The Fresh Air Funds Salute To American Heroes at Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers on May 31, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen attend the Christian Louboutin Cocktail party at Barneys New York on November 1, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 06: Mary- Kate Olsen (L) and Ashley Olsen attend the 2014 World Of Children Awards at 583 Park Avenue on November 6, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Toth/FilmMagic)
Actress/designers Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen attend The Cinema Society & Thierry Mugler screening of 'Midnight in Paris' at the Tribeca Grand Screening Room on May 17, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Charles Eshelman/FilmMagic)
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 22: (UK TABLOID NEWSPAPERS OUT) Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen arrive at the Elle Style Awards 2010 held at The Grand Connaught Rooms on February 22, 2010 in London, England. (Photo by Gareth Davies/Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - NOVEMBER 17: It was easy to tell the Olsen twins apart at a MoMA benefit: Mary-Kate went for demure, while Ashley rocked a leopard print! (Photo by Richard Corkery/NY Daily News Archive via Getty Images)
LONDON - OCTOBER 07: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK TABLOID NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 48 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen attend a private party to celebrate the launch of Mary-Kate And Ashley Olsen's in line range 'Elizabeth and James' at Selfridges, on October 7, 2008 in London, England. (Photo by Dave M. Benett/Getty Images)
Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall 2007 - Jenni Kayne - Front Row and Backstage at The Salon, Bryant Park in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/WireImage for Jenni Kayne)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 02: Accessories designer of the year award recipients Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen of The Row attend the winners walk during the 2014 CFDA fashion awards at Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center on June 2, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/WireImage)
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They also started a more affordable label in 2007, Elizabeth and James, that features a more contemporary collection inspired by their own bohemian style.

Mary-Kate continued acting after the twins' 18th birthday, appearing in movies like "Factory Girl" (2006) and "Beastly" (2011), and on television shows like "Weeds" before officially retiring from acting in 2012.

She began a relationship around that time with Olivier Sarkozy, a US-based French banker and the half-brother of the French president at the time, Nicolas Sarkozy. The pair wed in November 2015.

The wedding ceremony was the centre of much speculation at the time, with sources reporting "bowls and bowls filled with cigarettes, and everyone smoked the whole night."

While Mary-Kate and her beau keep their family life under wraps, she gave a rare glimpse into her married life in an interview with The Edit in 2017.

"I think we're lucky [working hard] comes quite naturally for us. We don't need so much time to sit and think and ponder. But then I have a husband, two stepkids and a life; I have to go home and cook dinner. I ride horses on the weekends."

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Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen style transformation
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Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen style transformation
1991
At five years old, the Olsen twins sport matching floral outfits and frilly socks. 
1992
The Olsen twins stand arm in arm, wearing lacy tiered dresses. 
1993
Hand in hand like true BFFs, the twins wear adorable straw hats and sandals for their day in the sun.
1993
The twin youngsters hit NYC in nautical-inspired looks topped off with adorable red bows.
1994
Mary-Kate and Ashley wear cute as can be adorable floral headpieces.
1995
The twin take to the It Takes Two red carpet wearing matching oriential-inspired floral dresses.
1996
Mary-Kate and Ashley attend the 9th Annual Kids Choice Awards in all black and their favorite: floral.
1998
Mary-Kate and Ashley take their first fashion risk and don shiny suits on the red carpet.
1998
The twins wear complementary red and blue.
1999
The twins (growing up fast!) wear pastels and matching black jackets and purses on the red carpet.
2001
The twins may have stopped matching their clothes, but that doesn't mean they still don't like the same style. The two wear all black as they walk down the red carpet.
2002
And, we're back to matching! The Olsen twins wear complementary black dresses at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party.
2003
The twins show their love for tropical flavor with bright colors and floral patterns.
2003
The twins go for bold eye makeup to complete their red carpet look.
2004
Mary-Kate and Ashley wear their hair long and free.
2004
The twins hit the Kids Choice Awards orange carpet with sun-kissed glow.
2004
The twins are honored with a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in short high heels and flowing dresses.
2004
Fresh faced and smiling, the twins go for loosely fitted dresses.
2005
Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen begin attending New York Fashion Week, sporting clearly defined and independent styles.
2005
Mary-kate and Ashley attend the amFAR "Cinema Against AIDS" Gala with two radically different hairstyles.
2005
The Olsen twins attend the Met Gala with two looks that couldn't be more different.
2006
Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen love their flowing sheer dresses.
2006
The twins rock beachy hair, tanned skin, and casual looks at a charity event.
2006
Red lipstick gives the two sisters a pop of color for their dark dresses.
2007
The twins attend New York Fashion Week in full on high-fashion glamour.
2007
Mary-Kate and Ashley go with a smoky eye at the CFDA Fashion Awards
2008
The twins wear oversized dark sunglasses at the Chanel runway show.
2008
With a cutout dress for Ashley and metallic gold for Mary-Kate, the twins are ahead of the trend game at the MET Gala. 
2009
Sunny blonde hair gives the twins a perfect summer glow.
2009
The Olsen twins add a pop of color to their black and white outfits with patterned and bright colored clutches.
2010
The twins don flowing, angelic dresses on the red carpet.
2010
The twins love to pair starkly contrasting black and white in their outfits.
2010
Black on black on black is the twins' high-fashion motto.
2011
Sunglasses inside? The Olsen twins can get away with breaking any style rule they'd like because they still look fabulous.
2011
The twins haven't stopped matching! Their twin purses are as cute as can be.
2012
The twins have never let go of their most iconic look: flowing loose-fitted dresses.
2012
The twins rock chic black sunglasses to complement their all-black outfits.
2012
Who can wear sunglasses inside and get away with it? Mary-Kate and Ashley can wear sunglasses inside and get away with it. 
2012
The twins look more grown up than ever with fully developed and sophisticated personal style.
2013
The twins have lost their indoor sunglasses look, but have returned to their go-to: all-black!
2013
At an Estee Lauder event, sporting bags of their own design. 
2014
Posing in casual attire at the Elizabeth and James fragrance launch event. 
2013
Mary-Kate cozies up to fiancee Olivier Sarkozy. 
2013
Ashley takes Olivier's usual spot at the game. 
2014
Posing on the CFDA red carpet, just before winning their awards for Accessories Designers of the year. 
2014
Looking ultra-chic in Paris. 
2014
Looking regal at the Met Gala. 
2015

Wearing their style uniform: all black, at the CFDA Awards.

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2015

Channeling the gothic at the 2015 Met Gala.  

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2017

Looking ultra chic with their sister Elizabeth.

(Photo by Donato Sardella/Getty Images for InStyle)

2016

Rocking black and gold at the 2016 Met Gala.

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2017
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 05: Ashley and Mary-Kate Olsen attend the 2017 CFDA Fashion Awards at Hammerstein Ballroom on June 5, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Taylor Hill/FilmMagic)
2018
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 07: Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate attend WSJ Magazine 2018 Innovator Awards Sponsored By Harry Winston, FlexJet & Barneys New York at MOMA on November 7, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for WSJ. Magazine Innovators Awards)
2019
NEW YORK, NEW YORK - JUNE 03: Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen attend the 2019 CFDA Fashion Awards- Arrivals at Brooklyn Museum on June 03, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Sean Zanni/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
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Mary-Kate has also been an equestrian all her life, and while she gave up the sport briefly during her stint at New York University, she continues to ride horses competitively and is seen annually competing in the Hampton Classic Horse Show in New York.

While Ashley gave up acting after their 2004 feature film New York Minute, she made minor appearances in movies and appeared in the music video for City of Angels by Thirty Seconds to Mars.

During her time at New York University, she began pondering what it takes to create the perfect T-shirt, which led her to developing The Row. Ashley has largely dedicated herself to fashion ever since retiring from acting, often staying out of the public eye except occasionally appearing on best dressed lists (Mary-Kate, however, finds herself on both the best and worst dressed lists due to her controversial fashion choices).

Ashley gave a rare glimpse into her insecurities with regard to The Row in last month's issue of British Vogue and acknowledged her concerns that their past as child actors would cloud their buyers' judgement.

"It was very hard at the beginning," Ashley remembered. "And actually, probably until the past couple of years. But we don't take things personally."

- This article first appeared on Inside Edition

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