Has lost out on one role to Kirsten Dunst: Claudia in Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (1994).
Parents divorced in 1997.
Has kept in touch with most of her "Once and Again" (1999) castmates: Mischa Barton, Julia Whelan, and Shane West.
Is actually older than Brady Corbet, who played her older brother in Thirteen (2003).
In 2003, Vogue Magazine named her one of the "It Girls of Hollywood."
Is close with the cast of Thirteen (2003) and still remains in touch with them.
Was originally set to play Terri in Raise Your Voice (2004), but dropped out due to production changes. Hilary Duff was then cast as her replacement.
Wood says that her character in Across the Universe (2007), whom she describes as an "old soul, street smart and ahead of her time", is close to her real-life personality. Wood also describes herself as being "laid back" and "not a party girl", citing her choice to stay away from what is considered a typical Hollywood lifestyle.
 Was ranked #7 on Entertainment Weekly's '30 Under 30' the actress list.
 Ranked #1 in Venus Zine's 25 Under 25 ladies list.
Was in consideration for the role of Joan Jett in The Runaways (2010), but Kristen Stewart was cast instead.
The face of Gucci's Guilty campaign (2010).
Ranked #31 in the 2011 Maxim list "Hot 100" women.
Is just 12 years younger than Kate Winslet, who played her mother on "Mildred Pierce" (2011).
Was originally cast in Sucker Punch (2011), but dropped out due to scheduling conflicts with "True Blood" (2008).