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Cate Blanchett
Cate Blanchett

Catherine Elise Blanchett (born 14 May 1969) is an Australian actor and producer. Regarded as one of the best actresses of her generation, she is known for her versatile work across independent films, blockbusters, and the stage. Blanchett is the recipient of numerous accolades, including two Academy Awards, three British Academy Film Awards, three Screen Actors Guild Awards, and three Golden Globe Awards. After graduating from the National Institute of Dramatic Art, Blanchett began her acting career on the Australian stage, taking on roles in Electra in 1992 and Hamlet in 1994. She came to international attention as Elizabeth I in the drama film Elizabeth (1998), for which she won the Golden Globe and BAFTA Award for Best Actress, and received her first of seven Academy Award nominations. Her portrayal of Katharine Hepburn in Martin Scorsese's The Aviator (2004) won her the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. She later won the Academy Award for Best Actress for playing a neurotic former socialite in Woody Allen's comedy-drama Blue Jasmine (2013). Blanchett's other Oscar-nominated roles include Notes on a Scandal (2006), I'm Not There (2007), Elizabeth: The Golden Age (2007), and Carol (2015). Her highest-grossing films include The Lord of the Rings (2001–2003) and The Hobbit (2012–2014) trilogies, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008), Cinderella (2015), Thor: Ragnarok (2017), and Ocean's 8 (2018). Blanchett has performed in over 20 theatre productions. From 2008 to 2013, she and her husband, Andrew Upton, were the artistic directors of the Sydney Theatre Company. Some of her stage roles during that period were in revivals of A Streetcar Named Desire, Uncle Vanya and The Maids, garnering several theatre awards and nominations. She made her Broadway debut in 2017 in The Present, for which she received a Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play nomination. Blanchett has also received Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie and Outstanding Limited Series as producer for the FX/Hulu historical drama miniseries Mrs. America (2020).

1969-05-14 (53 years old)
Place of Birth
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Also Known As :
The Gift
The Gift (2000)
as Annie Wilson
Heaven (2002)
as Philippa
Veronica Guerin
Veronica Guerin (2003)
as Veronica Guerin
Elizabeth (1998)
as Elizabeth I
An Ideal Husband
An Ideal Husband (1999)
as Lady Gertrude Chiltern
The Missing
The Missing (2003)
as Maggie Gilkeson
Charlotte Gray
Charlotte Gray (2001)
as Charlotte Gray
The Turning
The Turning (2013)
as Gail Lang
In the Company of Actors
In the Company of Actors (2007)
as Self / Hedda Gabler
Truth (2015)
as Mary Mapes
Slow Motion
Slow Motion (2014)
as Herself
Manifesto (2015)
as Various
Parklands (1996)
as Rosie
Red (2017)
as Mother
Refugee (2016)
as Narrator (voice)
Girl Rising
Girl Rising (2013)
as Narrator - Haiti (voice)
Earthflight 3D
Earthflight 3D (2016)
as Narrator
Bangers (1999)
as Julie-Ann
Stuart X
Stuart X (2019)
as Narrator
Sweet Tooth
Sweet Tooth (2019)
as Narrator (voice)
as Lilith
TÁR (2022)
as Lydia Tár
The Good German
The Good German (2006)
as Lena Brandt
Babel (2006)
as Susan Jones
The Aviator
The Aviator (2004)
as Katharine Hepburn
Robin Hood
Robin Hood (2010)
as Marion Loxley
Oscar and Lucinda
Oscar and Lucinda (1997)
as Lucinda Leplastrier
Blue Jasmine
Blue Jasmine (2013)
as Jasmine
Carol (2015)
as Carol Aird
Ocean's Eight
Ocean's Eight (2018)
as Lou Miller
Cinderella (2015)
as Stepmother, Lady Tremaine
Ride It Out
Ride It Out (2020)
as Narrator (voice)
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004)
as Jane Winslett-Richardson
Bandits (2001)
as Kate Wheeler
Pushing Tin
Pushing Tin (1999)
as Connie Falzone
Nightmare Alley
Nightmare Alley (2021)
as Dr. Lilith Ritter
The Talented Mr. Ripley
The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
as Meredith Logue
Hanna (2011)
as Marissa Wiegler
Paradise Road
Paradise Road (1997)
as Susan Macarthy
The Monuments Men
The Monuments Men (2014)
as Claire Simone
Don't Look Up
Don't Look Up (2021)
as Brie Evantee
Guillermo del Toro's Pinocchio
Guillermo del Toro's Pinocchio (2022)
as Sprezzatura the Monkey (voice)
Indiana Jones: The Search for the Lost Golden Age
Indiana Jones: The Search for the Lost Golden Age (2021)
as Self - Actress (archive footage)
Hot Fuzz
Hot Fuzz (2007)
as Janine (uncredited)
And the Oscar Goes To...
And the Oscar Goes To... (2014)
as Self (archive footage)
Eyes Wide Shut
Eyes Wide Shut (1999)
as Mysterious Woman (voice) (uncredited)
The View
The View (1997)
as Self
Heartland (1994)
as Elizabeth Ashton
Bordertown (1995)
as Bianca
GMTV (1993)
as Self
The Reichen Show
The Reichen Show (2005)
as Self - Guest
Mrs. America
Mrs. America (2020)
as Phyllis Schlafly
Documentary Now!
Documentary Now! (2015)
as Izabella Barta
Stateless (2020)
as Pat Masters
Family Guy
Family Guy (1999)
as Penelope (voice)
The Simpsons
The Simpsons (1989)
as Elaine Wolff (voice)
Homemade (2020)
as Narrator
Staged (2020)
as Cate
Family Guy
Family Guy (1999)
as Queen Elizabeth II (voice)
as Catherine Ravenscroft
Police Rescue
Police Rescue (1991)
as Mrs Haines
The Dinner
The Dinner (2017)
as Thanks
Carol (2015)
as Executive Producer
Bangers (1999)
as Producer
Apples (2021)
as Executive Producer
as Executive Producer
The Champions
The Champions
as Producer
The New Boy
The New Boy
as Producer
as Executive Producer
TÁR (2022)
as Executive Producer
Mrs. America
Mrs. America (2020)
as Executive Producer
Stateless (2020)
as Executive Producer
Stateless (2020)
as Writer
as Executive Producer
Stateless (2020)
as Creator