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Cate Blanchett

Blanchett at the Berlin Film Festival, February 2007
Born Catherine Élise Blanchett
May 14, 1969 (1969-05-14) (age 39)
Melbourne, Australia
Years active 1996 - present
Spouse(s) Andrew Upton (1997-)

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Blanchett came to international attention in the 1998 film Elizabeth, directed by Shekhar Kapur, in which she played Elizabeth I of England. She is also well known for her portrayals of the elf queen Galadriel in Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings trilogy and Katharine Hepburn in Martin Scorsese's The Aviator, a role which brought her the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.[1][2] [3] She and her husband Andrew Upton are currently artistic directors of the Sydney Theatre Company. (Redirected from 1998 film) See also: 1997 in film, other events of 1998, 1999 in film, list of years in film. Events February 14 - Sharon Stone marries Phil Bronstein Top grossing films Saving Private Ryan, starring Tom Hanks Armageddon Theres Something About Mary, starring Ben Stiller and Cameron Diaz... Elizabeth is an Academy Award-winning 1998 film loosely based on the early reign of Queen Elizabeth I of England. ... Shekhar Kapur, born 6 December 1945 is a renowned film director and producer from India. ... Elizabeth I redirects here. ... In J. R. R. Tolkiens legendarium, an Elf is an individual member of one of the races that inhabit the lands of Arda. ... Galadriel is a fictional character created by J. R. R. Tolkien, appearing in The Lord of the Rings. ... For other persons named Peter Jackson, see Peter Jackson (disambiguation). ... This article is about the Peter Jackson film trilogy. ... Katharine Houghton Hepburn (May 12, 1907 – June 29, 2003) was an American actress of film, television and stage. ... Martin Marcantonio Luciano Scorsese (IPA: AmE: ; Ita: []) (b. ... -1... Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role is one of the Academy Awards of Merit presented annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) to recognize an actress who has delivered an outstanding performance while working within the film industry. ... The Sydney Theatre Company (STC) is one of Australias most well-known and notable theatre companies operating from the Wharf Theatre near The Rocks area of Sydney, as well as the Sydney Theatre and the Sydney Opera House. ...

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Biography

Early life and education

Blanchett was born in Ivanhoe, a suburb of Melbourne, Australia, the daughter of June, an Australian property developer and teacher, and Robert "Bob" Blanchett, a Texas-born United States Navy Petty Officer who met Blanchett's mother while stationed in Melbourne and who later worked as an advertising executive.[4][5] When Blanchett was 10, she lost her father to a heart attack. She has described herself during childhood as "part extrovert, part wallflower".[6] She has two siblings; her older brother, Bob, is a computer systems engineer, and her younger sister, Genevieve, worked as a theatrical designer and received her Bachelor of Design in Architecture in April 2008.[6] Ivanhoe is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. ... This article is about the Australian city; the name may also refer to City of Melbourne or Melbourne city centre (also known as The CBD). ... For other uses, see Texas (disambiguation). ... USN redirects here. ... A Petty Officer is a noncommissioned officer or equivalent in many navies. ... Heart attack redirects here. ...


Blanchett attended primary school in Melbourne at Ivanhoe East Primary School before completing secondary education at Methodist Ladies' College, where she explored her passion for acting. She studied Economics and Fine Arts at the University of Melbourne before leaving Australia to travel overseas. When she was 18, Blanchett went on a vacation to Egypt. A fellow guest at a cheap hotel in Cairo asked if she wanted to be an extra in a movie, and the next day she found herself in a crowd scene cheering for an American boxer losing to an Egyptian in the film Kaboria, starring the late Egyptian actor Ahmed Zaki. Blanchett returned to Australia and later moved to Sydney to study at the National Institute of Dramatic Art; graduating in 1992 and beginning her career in the theatre. Ivanhoe Girls Grammar School, is an independent, non-selective, Anglican day school for girls, located in Ivanhoe, a northern suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. ... Methodist Ladies College (commonly referred to simply as MLC) is an independent, day and boarding school for girls, in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. ... The University of Melbourne, is a public university located in Melbourne, Victoria. ... The Early Days Was born as: Ahmed Abdullrahman Zaki 18 November 1949 - 27 March 2005 in the Nile Delta city of Zagazig, about 50 miles north of Cairo, Egypt. ... This article is about the metropolitan area in Australia. ... The National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) is an Australian national training institute for students of theatre, film, and television, based in the Sydney suburb of Kensington. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ...


Career

Her first major stage role was opposite Geoffrey Rush in the 1993 David Mamet play Oleanna, for which she won the Sydney Theatre Critics' Best Newcomer Award.[7] She also appeared as Ophelia in an acclaimed 1994–95 Company B production of Hamlet, directed by Neil Armfield, starring Rush and Richard Roxburgh. Blanchett appeared in the TV mini-series Heartland opposite Ernie Dingo, the mini-series Bordertown, with Hugo Weaving, and in an episode of Police Rescue entitled "The Loaded Boy". She also appeared in the 1994 telemovie of Police Rescue as a teacher taken hostage by armed bandits and in the 50 minute drama Parklands (1996), which received a limited release in Australian cinemas. Geoffrey Roy Rush (born 6 July 1951) is an Academy Award- and Emmy Award-winning Australian actor. ... David Alan Mamet (born November 30, 1947) is an American author, essayist, playwright, screenwriter, and film director. ... Oleanna is a two-character play by David Mamet about the power struggle between a university professor and one of his female students who accuses him of sexual harassment and, by doing so, spoils his chances of being accorded tenure. ... John William Waterhouses painting Ophelia (1894) Ophelia is a fictional character in the play Hamlet by William Shakespeare. ... Company B is a renowned Australian theatre company based at the iconic Belvoir St Theatre in Sydney. ... For other uses, see Hamlet (disambiguation). ... Neil Armfield (born late 1950s) is an Australian director of theatre, film and opera. ... Richard Roxburgh (born January 1, 1962) is an Australian actor who has starred in many Australian films and has appeared in supporting roles in a number of Hollywood productions, usually as villains. ... Heartland was was an Australian television drama series that ran on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation in 1994. ... Ernie Dingo (born 31 July 1956) is a Yamatji from the Maheleny region of Western Australia. ... Bordertown may refer to: // Band Bordertown, A band from London, Ontario signed to Trackfire Records. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Police Rescue is an Australian television series which aired on ABC between 1991 and 1996. ...


Blanchett made her international film debut with a supporting role as an Australian nurse captured by the Japanese Army during WW2 in Bruce Beresford's 1997 film Paradise Road, which co-starred Glenn Close and Frances McDormand. Her first leading role, also in 1997, was as Lucinda Leplastrier in Gillian Armstrong's production of Oscar and Lucinda opposite Ralph Fiennes. Coincidentally, Peter Carey, the Booker Prize-winning Australian author of Oscar and Lucinda, had known Blanchett's father, Bob, when both worked in the advertising industry in Melbourne. Blanchett was nominated for her first Australian Film Institute Award as Best Leading Actress for this role but lost out to Pamela Rabe in The Well. She did, however, win an AFI Award as Supporting Actress in the same year for her role as Lizzie in the romantic-comedy Thank God He Met Lizzie, co-starring Richard Roxburgh and Frances O'Connor. Bruce Beresford (born 16 August 1940) is an Academy Award-nominated Australian film director, writer, and producer. ... Paradise Road is a 1997 film which tells the story of a group of women who are imprisoned in Sumatra during World War II. It is directed by Bruce Beresford and stars Glenn Close as beatific Adrienne Pargiter, Frances McDormand as the brash Dr. Verstak, Pauline Collins as missionary Margaret... Glenn Close (born March 19, 1947) is an American film and stage actress and singer, perhaps best known for her role as a deranged stalker in Fatal Attraction (1987). ... Frances Louise McDormand[1] (born June 23, 1957) is an Academy Award-winning American film, stage, and television actress. ... Gillian Armstrong (born December 18, 1950 in Melbourne, Australia) is a film director. ... Oscar and Lucinda is a novel by Peter Carey, which won the 1988 Booker Prize. ... Ralph Nathaniel Fiennes, (IPA: ), born 22 December 1962) is a Tony Award-winning, Academy Award-nominated and Genie Award-nominated British actor. ... Peter Philip Carey (born May 7, 1943) is an Australian novelist. ... Oscar and Lucinda is a novel by Peter Carey, which won the 1988 Booker Prize. ... The Australian Film Institute (AFI), established in 1958, is an organisation that promotes Australian film and television through the annual AFI Awards, a membership program and AFI film events throughout the year. ... Pamela Rabe (born April 30, 1959) is a Canadian / Australian stage, television and film actor, best known for her appearances in the films Cosi , Sirens and Paradise Road. ... Thank God He Met Lizzie (1997) is a movie starring Cate Blanchett and Richard Roxburgh. ... Richard Roxburgh (born January 1, 1962) is an Australian actor who has starred in many Australian films and has appeared in supporting roles in a number of Hollywood productions, usually as villains. ... Frances OConnor (born on 12 July 1967 in Wantage, Oxfordshire) is an Australian actress who attended Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts as well as earned a BA in literature from the Curtin University of Technology in Western Australia. ...


Her first high-profile international role was as Elizabeth I of England in the 1998 movie Elizabeth, which earned her an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress. Blanchett lost out to Gwyneth Paltrow for her role in Shakespeare in Love but won a British Academy (BAFTA) Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture Drama. The following year, Blanchett was nominated for another BAFTA Award for her supporting role in The Talented Mr. Ripley. Elizabeth I redirects here. ... Elizabeth is an Academy Award-winning 1998 film loosely based on the early reign of Queen Elizabeth I of England. ... Academy Award The Academy Awards, popularly known as the Oscars, are the most prominent and most watched film awards ceremony in the world. ... Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role is one of the Academy Awards of Merit presented annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) to recognize an actress who has delivered an outstanding performance while working within the film industry. ... Gwyneth Kate Paltrow (born September 27, 1972)[1] is an Academy Award-, Golden Globe- and two-time Screen Actors Guild Award-winning American actress. ... Shakespeare in Love is an award-winning 1998 romantic comedy film. ... BAFTA Award The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA), is a British organisation that hosts annual awards shows for film, television, childrens film and television, and interactive media. ... The Golden Globe Award The Golden Globe Awards are American awards for motion pictures and television programs, given out each year during a formal dinner. ... The Talented Mr. ...

Already an acclaimed actress, Blanchett received a host of new fans when she appeared in Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings. She played the role of the High Elf Queen Galadriel in all three films, which hold the record as the highest grossing film trilogy of all time.[8] In 2004, she played a pregnant journalist in the Wes Anderson film The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou, yet again earning a nomination for BFCA award for Best Acting Ensemble. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Galadriel is a fictional character created by J. R. R. Tolkien, appearing in The Lord of the Rings. ... This article is about the Peter Jackson film trilogy. ... For other persons named Peter Jackson, see Peter Jackson (disambiguation). ... This article is about the Peter Jackson film trilogy. ... Galadriel is a fictional character created by J. R. R. Tolkien, appearing in The Lord of the Rings. ... Wesley Wales Anderson (born May 1, 1969) is an American director, writer, and producer of features, short films and commercials. ... The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou is Wes Andersons fourth feature length film and was released in the U.S. on December 25, 2004. ...


In 2005, she won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for playing Katharine Hepburn in Martin Scorsese's The Aviator. This made Blanchett the first person ever to garner an Academy Award for playing a previous Oscar-winning actor/actress. Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role is one of the Academy Awards of Merit presented annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) to recognize an actress who has delivered an outstanding performance while working within the film industry. ... Katharine Houghton Hepburn (May 12, 1907 – June 29, 2003) was an American actress of film, television and stage. ... Martin Marcantonio Luciano Scorsese (IPA: AmE: ; Ita: []) (b. ... -1...


In 2006, she starred in both Babel opposite Brad Pitt, and Notes on a Scandal playing Sheba Hart opposite Dame Judi Dench. Coincidentally, Dench won the Best Supporting Actress Academy Award for playing Elizabeth I, the same year Blanchett lost for playing the same historical figure, albeit in a different category. Blanchett received her third Academy Award nomination for her performance in the film (Dench was also Oscar nominated). For other uses, see Babel (disambiguation). ... William Bradley Brad Pitt (born December 18, 1963) is an Academy award-nominated American actor, film producer, and social activist. ... Notes on a Scandal is a 2006 Academy Award-nominated film adapted from the 2003 novel Notes on a Scandal by Zoë Heller. ... Dame Judith Olivia Dench, CH, DBE, FRSA, (born 9 December 1934), usually known as Dame Judi Dench, is an Academy Award, Golden Globe, Tony, three-time BAFTA, and six-time Laurence Olivier Award-winning English actress. ... Best Supporting Actor or Best Supporting Actress is an accolade given by a group of film or theatre professionals in recognition of the work of supporting and character actors. ... Although he never won an Oscar for any of his movie performances, the comedian Bob Hope received two honorary Oscars for his contributions to cinema. ...

Blanchett portrays Elizabeth I of England in Elizabeth: The Golden Age

In 2007, she won the Volpi Cup Best Actress Award at the Venice Film Festival and the Best Supporting Actress Golden Globe Award for portraying one of six incarnations of Bob Dylan in Todd Haynes' feature film I'm Not There and also reprised her role as Elizabeth I in the sequel to Elizabeth entitled Elizabeth: the Golden Age.[9] At the 80th Annual Academy Awards Blanchett received two Academy Award nominations including Best Actress for Elizabeth: the Golden Age and Best Supporting Actress for I'm Not There, making Academy Awards history, as she became the eleventh actor to receive two acting nominations in the same year and the first female actor to receive another Oscar nomination for the reprisal of a role.[10] Image File history File links Size of this preview: 404 × 599 pixelsFull resolution (450 × 667 pixel, file size: 881 KB, MIME type: image/x-ms-bmp) This image or media is claimed to be used under Wikipedias policy for non-free content but has no explanation as to why... Image File history File links Size of this preview: 404 × 599 pixelsFull resolution (450 × 667 pixel, file size: 881 KB, MIME type: image/x-ms-bmp) This image or media is claimed to be used under Wikipedias policy for non-free content but has no explanation as to why... Elizabeth I redirects here. ... The Golden Globe Awards are American awards for motion pictures and television programs, given out each year during a formal dinner. ... This article is about the recording artist. ... Im Not There is a Golden Globe Award-winning and Academy Award-nominated 2007 biographical film inspired by the life of iconic singer-songwriter Bob Dylan. ... Elizabeth is an Academy Award-winning 1998 film loosely based on the early reign of Queen Elizabeth I of England. ... Golden Age is the movie sequel to the film Elizabeth, starring Cate Blanchett. ...


In 2007, Blanchett was named as one of Time magazine's 100 Most Influential People In The World and also one of the most successful actresses by Forbes magazine. She was next seen in Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull as the villainous Russian Agent Irina Spalko, and will appear in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, both of which are 2008 films. TIME redirects here. ... For other uses, see Forbes (disambiguation). ... Indy 4 redirects here. ... The Curious Case of Benjamin Button is a 2007 film directed by David Fincher. ...


Blanchett and her husband commenced three-year contracts as artistic co-directors of the Sydney Theatre Company in January 2008. Their contracts include a clause that will allow either of them to take three months out of each year to pursue other activities. Blanchett made her stage directing debut in 2007 when she directed the play Blackbird for the Sydney Theatre Company. The Academy Awards are the oldest awards ceremony for achievements in motion pictures. ... The Sydney Theatre Company (STC) is one of Australias most well-known and notable theatre companies operating from the Wharf Theatre near The Rocks area of Sydney, as well as the Sydney Theatre and the Sydney Opera House. ...


On 26 February 2008, she was named as a member of the panel that will select participants for Kevin Rudd's 2020 Summit of the best and brightest Australians. Controversially, Blanchett was the only woman on the ten-member panel. Kevin Michael Rudd (born 21 September 1957), is the leader of the federal Australian Labor Party and Leader of the Opposition in the Australian Parliament. ...


Personal life

Blanchett's husband is playwright and screenwriter Andrew Upton, whom she met in 1996 while she was performing in a production of The Seagull. It was not love at first sight, however; "He thought I was aloof and I thought he was arrogant", Blanchett later remarked. "It just shows you how wrong you can be, but once he kissed me that was that." The two were married on December 29, 1997. Their first child, Dashiell John, was born on December 3, 2001; their second child, Roman Robert, was born on April 23, 2004 and on April 13, 2008, they welcomed their third son, Ignatius Martin "Iggy" Upton, in Sydney. Andrew Upton is an Australian playwright, screenwriter, and director. ... Chekhov in an 1898 portrait by Osip Braz. ... is the 363rd day of the year (364th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the band, see 1997 (band). ... is the 337th day of the year (338th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the year. ... is the 113th day of the year (114th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 103rd day of the year (104th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance with the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the metropolitan area in Australia. ...


After making Brighton, England their main family home for much of the early 2000s, she and her husband returned to their native Australia. In November 2006, Blanchett stated that this was due to a desire to decide on a permanent home for her children, and to be closer to her family as well as a sense of belonging to the Australian (theatrical) community.[11] She and her family live in "Bulwarra", an 1877 sandstone mansion in the harbourside Sydney suburb of Hunters Hill. It was purchased for $10.2 million Australian dollars in 2004 and underwent extensive renovations in 2007 in order to be made more "eco-friendly".[12][13] Hunters Hill is a suburb of Sydney, Australia and also forms the smallest of Sydneys local government areas. ...


In 2006, a portrait of Cate Blanchett and family painted by McLean Edwards was a finalist in the Archibald Prize, which is awarded the "best portrait painting preferentially of some man or woman distinguished in Art, Letters, Science or Politics".[14] This is a list of winners of the Archibald Prize for portraiture. ...


Blanchett is a Patron of the Sydney Film Festival. She works as the face of SK-II, the luxury skin care brand owned by Procter & Gamble. In 2007, Blanchett supported the web-based campaign whoonearthcares.com — urging people to express their concerns about climate change in Australia. SK-II is a leading prestige and high-end beauty brand by Procter & Gamble, the largest consumer goods company in the world. ... Procter & Gamble Co. ...


Filmography

Year Film Role Notes and awards
1994 Police Rescue: The Movie Vivian
1996 Parklands Rosie
1997 Oscar and Lucinda Lucinda Leplastrier Nominated - Australian Film Institute award, Best Lead Actress
Thank God He Met Lizzie Lizzie Australian Film Institute award, Best Supporting Actress
Paradise Road Susan Macarthy
1998 Elizabeth Queen Elizabeth I Won - Golden Globe for Best Actress - Drama
Won - BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role
Nominated - Academy Award for Best Actress
Nominated - SAG award for Best Actress in a Leading Role
1999 Bangers Julie-Anne
The Talented Mr. Ripley Meredith Logue Nominated - BAFTA for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
Pushing Tin Connie Falzone
An Ideal Husband Lady Gertrude Chiltern
2000 The Gift Annabelle "Annie" Wilson
The Man Who Cried Lola
2001 The Shipping News Petal Quoyle
Charlotte Gray Charlotte Gray
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Galadriel Nominated - SAG award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast
Bandits Kate Wheeler Nominated - Golden Globe for Best Actress - Comedy or Musical
Nominated - SAG award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role
2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Galadriel Nominated - SAG award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast
Heaven Philippa
2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Galadriel Won - SAG award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast
The Missing Magdalena 'Maggie' Gilkeson
Coffee and Cigarettes Herself & Shelly
Veronica Guerin Veronica Guerin Nominated - Golden Globe for Best Actress - Drama
2004 The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou Jane Winslett-Richardson
The Aviator Katharine Hepburn Won - Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress
Won - BAFTA award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
Won - SAG award for Best Supporting Actress
Nominated - Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actress
2005 Little Fish Tracy Heart Won - Australian Film Institute award for Best Lead Actress
2006 Babel Susan Jones Nominated - SAG award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
The Good German Lena Brandt
Notes on a Scandal Sheba Hart Nominated - Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress
Nominated - Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actress
Nominated - SAG for Best Supporting Actress
2007 Hot Fuzz Janine Uncredited Cameo
Elizabeth: The Golden Age Queen Elizabeth I Nominated - Academy Award for Best Actress
Nominated - Golden Globe for Best Actress - Drama
Nominated - SAG award for Best Actress in a Leading Role[15]
Nominated - BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role[16]
I'm Not There Jude Quinn (Bob Dylan) Won - Volpi Cup for Best Actress
Won - Golden Globe award for Best Supporting Actress
Won - Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Actress
Nominated - Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress
Nominated - SAG award for Best Supporting Actress
Nominated - BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role
2008 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull Colonel Doctor Irina Spalko
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Daisy post-production
2009 Fantastic Mr. Fox Mrs. Fox (voice) filming

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Awards and nominations

  • Broadcast Film Critics Association:
    1. 1998: Best Actress (Elizabeth, winner)
    2. 2003: Best Cast (The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, winner)
    3. 2004: Best Supporting Actress (The Aviator, nominee)
    4. 2004: Best Cast (The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou, nominee)
    5. 2006: Best Supporting Actress (Notes on a Scandal, nominee)
    6. 2007: Best Actress (Elizabeth: The Golden Age, nominee)
    7. 2007: Best Supporting Actress (I'm Not There, nominee)
  • Chicago Film Critics Association:
    1. 1998: Best Actress (Elizabeth, winner)
    2. 2006: Best Supporting Actress (Notes on a Scandal, nominee)
    3. 2007: Best Supporting Actress (I'm Not There, winner)
  • Golden Globe Awards:
    1. 1999: Best Actress - Motion Picture Drama (Elizabeth, winner)
    2. 2001: Best Actress - Motion Picture Musical or Comedy (Bandits, nominee)
    3. 2003: Best Actress - Motion Picture Drama (Veronica Guerin, nominee)
    4. 2004: Best Supporting Actress (The Aviator, nominee)
    5. 2006: Best Supporting Actress (Notes on a Scandal, nominee)
    6. 2007: Best Actress - Motion Picture Drama (Elizabeth: The Golden Age, nominee)
    7. 2007: Best Supporting Actress (I'm Not There, winner)
  • Satellite Awards:
    1. 1998: Best Actress - Motion Picture Drama (Elizabeth, winner)
    2. 2007: Best Supporting Actress - Motion Picture Musical or Comedy (An Ideal Husband, nominee)
    3. 2001: Best Actress - Motion Picture Drama (Charlotte Gray, nominee)
    4. 2004: Best Supporting Actress - Motion Picture Drama (The Aviator, nominee)
    5. 2006: Best Supporting Actress (Notes on a Scandal, nominee)
    6. 2007: Best Actress - Motion Picture Musical or Comedy (I'm Not There, nominee)
  • Screen Actors Guild:
    1. 1998: Best Actress (Elizabeth, nominee)
    2. 2001: Best Supporting Actress (Bandits, nominee)
    3. 2001: Best Cast (The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, nominee)
    4. 2002: Best Cast (The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers, nominee)
    5. 2003: Best Cast (The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, winner)
    6. 2004: Best Supporting Actress (The Aviator, winner)
    7. 2004: Best Cast (The Aviator, nominee)
    8. 2006: Best Supporting Actress (Notes on a Scandal (film)|Notes on a Scandal]], nominee)
    9. 2006: Best Cast (Babel, nominee)
    10. 2007: Best Actress (Elizabeth: The Golden Age, nominee)
    11. 2007: Best Supporting Actress (I'm Not There, nominee)
Awards
Academy Award
Preceded by
Renée Zellweger
for Cold Mountain
Best Supporting Actress
for The Aviator
2004
Succeeded by
Rachel Weisz
for The Constant Gardener
BAFTA Award
Preceded by
Judi Dench
for Mrs. Brown
Best Actress
for Elizabeth
1998
Succeeded by
Annette Bening
for American Beauty
Preceded by
Renée Zellweger
for Cold Mountain
Best Supporting Actress
for The Aviator
2005
Succeeded by
Thandie Newton
for Crash
Golden Globe Award
Preceded by
Judi Dench
for Mrs. Brown
Best Actress - Motion Picture Drama
for Elizabeth
1999
Succeeded by
Hilary Swank
for Boys Don't Cry
Preceded by
Jennifer Hudson
for Dreamgirls
Best Supporting Actress - Motion Picture
for I'm Not There
2008
Succeeded by
TBD
Screen Actors Guild Award
Preceded by
Renée Zellweger
for Cold Mountain
Best Supporting Actress - Motion Picture
2004
for The Aviator
Succeeded by
Rachel Weisz
for The Constant Gardener
Venice Film Festival
Preceded by
Helen Mirren
for The Queen
Best Actress
for I'm Not There
2007
Succeeded by
TBD

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Im Not There is a Golden Globe Award-winning and Academy Award-nominated 2007 biographical film inspired by the life of iconic singer-songwriter Bob Dylan. ... The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA), is a British organization that hosts annual awards shows for film, television, childrens film and television, and interactive media. ... The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role has been presented to its winners since 1952 and actresses of all nationalities are eligible to receive the award. ... Winners of the BAFTA Award Best Actress in a Supporting Role presented by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts. ... The Talented Mr. ... The Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) is the largest film critics organization in the U.S. and Canada, representing 199 television, radio and online critics. ... The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou is Wes Andersons fourth feature length film and was released in the U.S. on December 25, 2004. ... The Chicago Film Critics Association is an American film critic association. ... The Golden Globe Awards are American awards for motion pictures and television programs, given out each year during a formal dinner. ... The Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture - Drama was first awarded by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association as a separate category in 1951. ... The Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Musical or Comedy was first awarded by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association as a separate category in 1950. ... Bandits is a 2001 comedy/crime/drama/romance movie directed by Barry Levinson. ... Veronica Guerin is a 2003 film directed by Joel Schumacher. ... 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Although he never won an Oscar for any of his movie performances, the comedian Bob Hope received two honorary Oscars for his contributions to cinema. ... Renée Kathleen Zellweger (born April 25, 1969) is an Academy Award-, BAFTA-, SAG Award-, and Golden Globe-winning American actress, singer, dancer, and performer who has established herself as one of the highest-paid female Hollywood actors in recent years. ... This article is about the film. ... Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role is one of the Academy Awards of Merit presented annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) to recognize an actress who has delivered an outstanding performance while working within the film industry. ... -1... Rachel Weisz (born March 7, 1971) is an Academy Award-winning English film and television actress. ... The Constant Gardener is a 2005 Academy Award-winning film based on the John le Carré novel of the same name. ... 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Theatre Credits and Awards

Year Play Location Role Notes and Awards
pre-1992 The Odyssey of Runyon Jones Methodist Ladies' College, Melbourne Unknown Adaption of the famous play by Norman Corwin.
pre-1992 They Shoot Horses, Don’t They? Methodist Ladies' College, Melbourne Director She directed her fellow students in a production of the novel by Horace McCoy.
1992 Electra National Institute of Dramatic Art, Melbourne Electra She played the lead in this play by Sophocles. Her director, Lindy Davies, was sharing a house with Geoffrey Rush, and urged him to come and see this “astonishing young woman.” He did, and shared sentiments. He later recounted this to Blanchett.
1992/1993 Top Girls Sydney Theatre Company Unknown After graduading from the NIDA, she joined the Sydney Theatre Company. This play by Caryl Churchill was the first one she starred in.
1993 Oleanna Sydney Theatre Company Carol She played the lead opposite Geoffrey Rush in David Mamet's play about a university professor who is accused of sexual harassment by a student. She initially believed it to be a "misogynist piece of crap", and her anger inspired her in the role. She picked up her second award of the year for the role: the Rosemont Best Actress Award.
1994 Hamlet Belvoir Street Theatre Company Ophelia Once again, she played the lead opposite Geoffrey Rush. It was a Company B Production, directed by Neil Armfield.
1995 Sweet Phoebe Sydney Theatre Company and the Warehouse Theatre, Croydon. Helen She played the lead in the Belvoir Street Theatre/Playbox Theatre co-production, written and directed by Michael Gow. The Sydney production was the first ever, then transferred to the West End.
1995 The Tempest Belvoir Street Theatre Company Miranda A Company B Production, directed by Neil Armfield. Cate played alongside Duxton Chevalier, who was previously in the 1994 TV Movie Police Rescue with her.
1995 The Blind Giant is Dancing Belvoir Street Theatre Company Rose Draper Played alongside Hugo Weaving among others in this Stephen Sewell play. It opened on August 15, 1995, and closed on September 10, 1995. It was a Company B production, directed by Neil Armfield, with music composed by Paul Charlier.
1997 The Seagull, a.k.a. The Seagull in Harry Hills Belvoir Street Theatre Company Nina Played a lead in the Anton Checkov play. It opened on March the 4th, 1997, and closed on April the 13th. It was a Company B Production, directed by Neil Armfield, music composed by Ian McDonald.
1999 Plenty The Alemida Season at the Albery Theatre, London Susan Traherne She played the lead in the play by David Hare, directed by Jonathan Kent. It opened on April 27, 1999, and closed on July the 27th. The play, about twenty years of a woman's life, starting with her being in the French resistance in the 40s, was the first London production since its premiere at the National Theatre 21 years previously.
1999 The Vagina Monologues The Old Vic Theatre, London Unknown She took part in the show in February 1999, alongside other celebrities, including Melanie Griffith.
2004 Hedda Gabler Sydney Theatre Company Hedda Gabler Her performance in this Henrik Ibsen play is her last to date. It opened on July 22, 2004, and closed on September 26, 2004. She reprised her performance as Hedda in New York in March 2006, at the Brooklyn Academy of Music's Harvey Theatre.

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References

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  16. ^ BAFTA Nominees. Awards Daily Oscar Watch.

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Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade is the title of three different types of software games released for various video and computer home systems. ... Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis is a graphical adventure game, originally released in 1992 and published by LucasArts. ... Following the success of Fate of Atlantis, LucasArts began developing a sequel named Indiana Jones and the Iron Phoenix in 1993. ... Indiana Jones Greatest Adventures was a game based on the Indiana Jones trilogy released for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System in 1994, developed by Factor 5 and published by JVC Musical Industries, Inc. ... Indiana Jones and his Desktop Adventures is a 1996 computer game. ... Indiana Jones and the Infernal Machine is a video game for the Nintendo 64, Microsoft Windows, and Game Boy Color based on the character and film series Indiana Jones. ... Indiana Jones and the Emperors Tomb is an action video game developed by The Collective and published by LucasArts in 2003 featuring cover art by Drew Struzan. ... Indiana Jones (working title) is a video game currently under development by LucasArts for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. ... The Adventures of Indiana Jones Role-Playing Game was a role-playing game designed and published by TSR, Inc. ... // Main article: Raiders of the Lost Ark Raiders of the Lost Ark, also known as Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark, is a 1981 adventure film directed by Steven Spielberg, produced by George Lucas, and starring Harrison Ford. ... Indiana Jones Adventure: Temple of the Forbidden Eye is a dark ride attraction at Disneyland. ... Indiana Jones et le Temple du Péril (translated as Indiana Jones and the Temple of Peril) is a roller coaster attraction at Disneyland Resort Paris. ... Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacular is an amusement show in Disney-MGM Studios. ... For the upcoming video game, see Lego Indiana Jones: The Original Adventures. ... This article is about the fictional character. ... Marion Ravenwood is a fictional character from the 1981 film Raiders of the Lost Ark. ... Sallah is a fictional character in the Indiana Jones trilogy. ... Professor Henry Jones, Sr. ... For the silent film actor, see Harrison Ford (silent film actor). ... Karen Jane Allen (born October 5, 1951) is an American actress most famous for her roles in the films National Lampoons Animal House (1978), Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), Starman (1984), and The Sandlot (1993). ... Kate Capshaw in June 1984. ... Small TextAlison Doody (born November 11, 1966 in Dublin, Ireland) is an Irish actress and model. ... Jonathan Ke Quan (born August 20, 1971) is a Vietnamese American actor and stunt choreographer. ... Shia Saide LaBeouf[1] (pronounced SHY-uh luh-BUFF, IPA: [2]; born June 11, 1986) is a Daytime Emmy Award-winning[3] American actor and comedian. ... Raymond Andrew Winstone, Jr. ... For the singer, see Mississippi John Hurt. ... Sir Thomas Sean Connery (born August 25, 1930) is an Academy Award-, Golden Globe-, and BAFTA Award-winning Scottish actor and producer who is perhaps best known as the first actor to portray James Bond in cinema, starring in seven Bond films. ... Corey Carrier was born on August 20, 1980 in Middleboro, Massachusetts in the United States who made a career as a child actor. ... Sean Patrick Flanery (born October 11, 1965 in Lake Charles, Louisiana) is an American Actor known for such roles as Connor MacManus in The Boondock Saints, and its sequel, as well as portraying Indiana Jones in The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles. ... George Hall (November 19, 1916-October 21, 2002) was a theater, TV, and movie actor best remembered by his role as the elderly Dr. Henry Indiana Jones in the TV series The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles (1992). ... River Jude Phoenix (August 23, 1970 – October 31, 1993) was an Academy Award- and Golden Globe-nominated American film actor. ... John Rhys-Davies (born May 5, 1944) is an English actor best known for his supporting roles as the charismatic Arab excavator Sallah in the Indiana Jones films, and the dwarf Gimli in The Lord of the Rings trilogy (in which he also voiced the towering Ent, Treebeard). ... Elliott in The Signal-Man Denholm Mitchell Elliott (May 31, 1922 – October 6, 1992) was a distinguished British actor, well known for his appearances on stage, film and television. ... Julian Wyatt Glover (born March 27, 1935) is an English actor. ... Amrish Lal Puri (Hindi: अमरीश पुरी, Urdu: اَمریش پُری, June 22, 1932 – January 12, 2005) was an Indian actor who appeared primarily in Bollywood movies. ... Paul Freeman (born January 18, 1943) is a British actor. ... Wolf Kahler (born 26 April 1946) is a German actor. ... Ronald Lacey (June 18, 1935 - May 15, 1991) was born in the suburbs of London. ... Patrick Roach (May 19, 1937 – July 17, 2004) was a wrestler and actor from Birmingham, United Kingdom. ... Michael Byrne (born 7 November 1943) is an English actor noted for his roles on film and television. ... David Yip is a British actor of Chinese ethnicity, born in Liverpool on 4 June 1951. ... Daniel Edward Aykroyd CM (born July 1, 1952) is an Academy Award-nominated and Emmy Award-winning Canadian/American comedian, actor, screenwriter, and musician. ... Alfred Molina (born May 24, 1953) is an English actor of both the stage and screen. ... Philip Stone (April 14, 1924 – June 15, 2003) was an English actor, born Philip Stones in Leeds, West Yorkshire. ... James Broadbent (born May 24, 1949) is an Academy Award-winning English theatre, film and television actor. ... George Walton Lucas, Jr. ... Steven Allan Spielberg KBE (born December 18, 1946)[1] is an American film director, producer and screenwriter. ... Frank Marshall (born September 13, 1946) is a four-times Academy Award-nominated American movie producer and director, often working in collaboration with his wife, Kathleen Kennedy. ... Kathleen Kennedy (b. ... Robert Watts is a producer, known for his involvement with several hugely successful films. ... Rick McCallum The image above is believed to be a replaceable non-free image. ... Philip Kaufman (born October 23, 1936) is a film director and screenwriter from Chicago, Illinois. ... Lawrence Kasdan (born 14 January 1949, Miami, Florida) is an American movie producer, director and screenwriter. ... Willard Huyck is a friend of George Lucas,who along with his wife Gloria Katz has worked on several film screenplays. ... Gloria Katz is a friend of George Lucas,who along with her husband Willard Huyck has worked on several movie screenplays. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Jeffrey Boam (November 30, 1949 – January 24, 2000) was an American screenwriter and producer. ... Frank Darabont (born January 28, 1959) is a three-time Academy Award nominated[1]American film director, screenwriter and producer. ... Jeff Nathanson is an American film writer, producer, and director. ... David Koepp (born June 9, 1963 in Pewaukee, Wisconsin) is an American screenwriter and director. ... Douglas Slocombe is a British cinematographer who has enjoyed a long career in the British film industry. ... Janusz Zygmunt Kamiński (born June 27, 1959) is an Oscar winning cinematographer and film director who has photographed all of Steven Spielbergs movies since 1993s Schindlers List. ... Vic Armstrong (born October 5, 1946) is a British born stunt double, the worlds most prolific according to the Guinness Book of Records. ... This article is about Michael Kahn the film editor. ... For other persons named John Williams, see John Williams (disambiguation). ... Ben Burtt (born July 12, 1948 in Syracuse, New York) is the archetypal sound designer (a term he invented) and sound editor for many famous and noteworthy films, as well as directing an Oscar-nominated documentary. ... Drew Stuzan Artist Drew Struzan with his famously distinctive signature Drew Struzan (born 1947) is an American artist. ... Dan Bradley is a stunt co-ordinator and second unit film director. ... Captain America #111 (March 1969): Sterankos signature surrealism. ... Deborah Nadoolman Landis (born 1952) is an American film costume designer responsible for costumes in many notable flims, including Animal House, The Three Amigos, and Raiders of the Lost Ark. ... Norman Reynolds is best known for being an Academy Award winning British art director and production designer for the original Star Wars trilogy. ... Guy Hendrix Dyas was born in England and is a production designer for feature films. ... Richard Edlund (December 6, 1940) is a multiple Academy Award- winning US special effects photographer. ... Dennis Muren (born November 1, 1946) is an American film special effects artist, most notable for his work on the films of Steven Spielberg and George Lucas. ...


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