Robin Wright

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Robin Virginia Gayle Wright
  • Birth Place: Dallas, Texas, United States
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 04/08/1966, Aries
  • Profession: Actor; model
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Robin Wright Fast Facts:
  • Became a model at age 14 after being spotted rollerskating by a photographer; worked in France and Japan before quitting the business and deciding to be an actor.
  • Received three Daytime Emmy nominations for Outstanding Ingenue in a Drama Series for her work on the NBC soap Santa Barbara (1986-88); also chosen as Outstanding Heroine by readers of Soap Opera Digest in 1988.
  • Her wedding to Sean Penn was attended by Marlon Brando, Jack Nicholson, Warren Beatty, Tim Robbins and Susan Sarandon, and the best man was producer Art Linson (Fast Times at Ridgemont High).
  • Shortly after marrying Penn in 1996, was carjacked in their Santa Monica driveway; neither she nor their children were hurt, and both perpetrators were apprehended.
  • Was a juror at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival; ex-husband Sean Penn was the jury's president in 2008.
  • Robin Wright Relationships:
  • Hopper Jack Penn - Son
  • Fred Wright - Father
  • Dylan Frances Penn - Daughter
  • Gayle Wright - Mother
  • Charlie Sheen - Ex-significant Other
  • Eric Stoltz - Ex-significant Other
  • Richard Wright - Brother
  • Sean Penn - Ex-husband
  • Dane Witherspoon - Ex-husband
  • Ben Foster - Fiancé
  • Jason Patric - Ex-significant Other
  • Greg Shapiro - Ex-significant Other
  • Robin Wright Awards:
  • 1995 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • 2005 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries - Nominee
  • 1994 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role - Nominee
  • 2014 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama - Winner
  • 2013 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2014 Critics' Choice Television Awards: Best Actress in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 1997 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role - Nominee
  • 2014 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series - Nominee

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