McDormand, Frances

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Name
McDormand, Frances Gender: F
Cynthia Ann Smith
born on 23 June 1957
Place Gibson City, Illinois, 40n28, 88w23
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
Date w/o time
Rodden Rating X
Collector: Astrodienst
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Frances McDormand
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Biography

American actress, noted as the recipient of numerous accolades, including four Academy Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, three BAFTA Awards, two Emmy Awards, and a Tony Award, one of the few performers to achieve the "Triple Crown of Acting."

One of the most acclaimed actresses of her generation, McDormand is known for her portrayals of quirky, headstrong female characters. Although primarily recognized for her roles in small-budget independent films, McDormand's worldwide box office gross exceeds $2.2 billion helped by her appearances in Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011) and Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012).

McDormand has starred in a number of films by the Coen brothers, including Blood Simple (1984), Raising Arizona (1987), Fargo (1996), The Man Who Wasn't There (2001), Burn After Reading (2008), and Hail, Caesar! (2016).

For playing Marge Gunderson in Fargo, she won the Academy Award for Best Actress. Her other film roles include Mississippi Burning (1988), Almost Famous (2000), and North Country (2005), for which she received three nominations for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.

In 2017, she starred as a hardened woman seeking justice for her daughter's murder in the crime drama film Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, which won her a second Oscar, in addition to the Golden Globe and BAFTA Award for Best Actress.

McDormand made her Broadway debut in a 1984 revival of the drama Awake and Sing! and received a nomination for the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play for her acclaimed performance as Stella Kowalski in a 1988 revival of A Streetcar Named Desire.

She returned to Broadway in 2008 with a revival of The Country Girl, leading to a Drama Desk Award nomination for Outstanding Actress in a Play. In 2011, she won the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play for playing a troubled single mother in Good People (2011). On television, McDormand played the titular protagonist in the HBO miniseries Olive Kitteridge (2014), which won her the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress.

In 2020, McDormand produced and starred in Chloé Zhao's Nomadland, playing Fern, a nomad in the American West. For the performance, she won the Academy Award and British Academy Film Award, and received nominations for the Screen Actors Guild Award, and the Golden Globe Award.

McDormand has been married to director Joel Coen since 1984. In 1995, they adopted a son from Paraguay, Pedro McDormand Coen, when he was six months old.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

  • spouse relationship with Coen, Joel (born 29 November 1954). Notes: 1984-

Events

  • Work : Prize 4 March 2018 (Oscar for Best Actress for "Three Billboards")
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Source Notes

Birth time unknown. Starkman rectified to 07.42.00 CST Asc 11Leo32'.

Categories

  • Family : Relationship : Mate - Noted
  • Family : Parenting : Foster, Step, or Adopted Kids (One adopted son)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Live Stage
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Voice-Over
  • Notable : Awards : Emmy
  • Notable : Awards : Oscar
  • Notable : Awards : Tony