Tatum O'Neal

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Biography

  • Birth Place: Los Angeles, CA
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 11/05/1963, Scorpio
  • Profession: Actor
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Tatum O'Neal Fast Facts:
  • Charmed director Peter Bogdanovich and was cast as a scrappy orphan opposite her father Ryan O'Neal in 1973's Paper Moon, a role that led to her becoming the youngest actor to win an Oscar.
  • Received over $300,000 (a record for a child actor of the time) to appear in 1976's Bad News Bears.
  • After marrying tennis star John McEnroe in 1986, her acting career stalled while she focused on being a wife and mother.
  • Wrote about her tumultuous childhood, her battles with alcohol and drug addictions, her volatile marriage, and her troubled relationship with her father in her 2004 memoir A Paper Life.
  • Found renewed career success with appearances on television shows including HBO's Sex and the City and FX's Rescue Me.
  • Tatum O'Neal Relationships:
  • Ryan O'Neal - Father
  • Patricia O'Neal - Grandmother
  • Charles O'Neal - Grandfather
  • Sean McEnroe - Son
  • Joanna Moore - Mother
  • Emily McEnroe - Daughter
  • Redmond O'Neal - Half Brother
  • Griffin O'Neal - Brother
  • Patrick O'Neal - Half Brother
  • Kevin McEnroe - Son
  • John McEnroe - Ex-husband
  • Tatum O'Neal Awards:
  • 1974 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 1973 Oscar: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role - Winner
  • 1974 Golden Globe: New Star of the Year - Actress - Winner

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