Wood made her debut as a leading film actress at the age of eleven in Digging to China and garnered acclaim for her Golden Globe -nominated role as the troubled teenager Tracy Freeland in the teen drama film Thirteen Best Actress in a Drama Series. Retrieved January 19, Of her performance, one critic wrote, "Once her character stops stonewalling her father and hears him out, Wood provides a fine foil for Rourke in their turbulent scenes together. Is this an autobiography of Nikki Reed's life at 13? Just an observation" Tweet — via Twitter. Better yet, go see it with your daughter; you will both be talking about it for a long time.