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Annette Bening

1958-05-29 Topeka, Kansas, USA

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Annette Carol Bening (born May 29, 1958) is an American actress. She has received various accolades throughout her career spanning over four decades, including a British Academy Film Award and two Golden Globe Awards, in addition to nominations for a Primetime Emmy Award, two Tony Awards, and four Academy Awards. Bening began her career on stage with the Colorado Shakespeare Festival company in 1980, and played Lady Macbeth in 1984 at the American Conservatory Theater. She received nominations for the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play for her Broadway debut in Coastal Disturbances and for the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play for All My Sons. She is a four-time Academy Award nominee for her performances in the films The Grifters (1990), American Beauty (1999), Being Julia (2004), and The Kids Are All Right (2010). In 2006, she received a motion picture star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for her achievements in the film industry. For American Beauty, Bening won the BAFTA Award and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Actress. She has also received two Golden Globe Awards for her performances in Being Julia and The Kids Are All Right. She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie for Mrs. Harris, and in 2019, she played the roles of Supreme Intelligence and Mar-Vell / Wendy Lawson in the Marvel Cinematic Universe film Captain Marvel, which became her highest-grossing release. Description above from the Wikipedia article Annette Bening, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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The Seagull Irina Arkadina 2018-05-11
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The Search Helen 2014-11-26
The Face of Love Nikki Lostorm 2013-10-25
Ruby Sparks Gertrude 2012-07-25
Ginger & Rosa Bella 2012-10-18
Girl Most Likely Zelda 2012-09-07
The Kids Are All Right Nic 2010-07-09
Mother and Child Karen 2009-11-07
PoliWood Self 2009-07-03
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The Women Sylvia Fowler 2008-09-12
14 Women Narrator (voice) 2007-07-14
Running with Scissors Deirdre Burroughs 2006-10-27
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Who Needs Sleep? Herself 2006-01-01
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Being Julia Julia Lambert 2004-09-03
Open Range Sue Barlow 2003-08-29
American Beauty: Look Closer... Self 2000-10-24
What Planet Are You From? Susan Anderson 2000-03-03
In Dreams Claire Cooper 1999-01-15
American Beauty Carolyn Burnham 1999-09-15
Forever Hollywood Self 1999-01-01
The Siege Elise Kraft / Sharon Bridger 1998-11-06
Mars Attacks! Barbara Land 1996-12-13
The American President Sydney Ellen Wade 1995-11-17
Richard III Queen Elizabeth 1995-12-29
Love Affair Terry McKay 1994-10-21
Sesame Street All-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever! Self (archive footage) 1994-05-18
Bugsy Virginia Hill 1991-12-10
Guilty by Suspicion Ruth Merrill 1991-03-15
Regarding Henry Sarah Turner 1991-07-10
The Grifters Myra Langtry 1990-08-08
Postcards from the Edge Evelyn Ames 1990-09-14
Valmont Merteuil 1989-11-17
Hostage Jill 1988-02-14
The Great Outdoors Kate Craig 1988-06-17
Manhunt for Claude Dallas Ann Tillman 1986-10-26
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