Fast Facts

  • Lived with her family for 5 years in an artists' commune in Virginia.
  • Ran away from home at age 15 to live with sister Rosanna in Los Angeles.
  • When she first met Nicolas Cage, she sent him on a quest to gather (among other things) a black orchid and J.D. Salinger's autograph before she'd agree to marry him.
  • After her mother died of breast cancer, joined the fight against the disease starting in 1997, running in the annual Race for the Cure.
  • Formed GiveLove in 2010 (with her friend Rosetta Getty), which helps to introduce ecological sanitation efforts in lesser-developed areas.

Awards

  • 2005, Emmy — Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series: Winner
  • 2006, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama: Nominee
  • 2007, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama: Nominee
  • 2008, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama: Nominee
  • 2006, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series: Nominee
  • 2009, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series: Nominee
  • 2015, BAFTA Film Awards — Best Supporting Actress: Winner
  • 2014, Oscar — Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role: Winner
  • 2014, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: Nominee
  • 2005, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series: Nominee
  • 2015, Independent Spirit Awards — Best Supporting Female: Winner
  • 2015, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture: Winner
  • 2013, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: Nominee
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  • 2015, Critics' Choice Movie Awards — Best Supporting Actress: Winner
  • 2007, Emmy — Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series: Nominee
  • 2014, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role: Winner

Relationships

  • Cliff Arquette — Grandfather
  • Enzo Luciano Rossi — Son
  • Richmond Arquette — Brother
  • David Arquette — Brother
  • Mardi Arquette — Mother
  • Nicolas Cage — Ex-husband
  • Alexis Arquette — Sister
  • Harlow Olivia Calliope Jane — Daughter
  • Thomas Jane — Ex-husband
  • Lewis Arquette — Father
  • Rosanna Arquette — Sister

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  • Birth Name: Patricia T. Arquette
  • Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, United States
  • Birthday: April 8, 1968, Aries
  • Profession: Actor
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