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Anne Hathaway Biography

Birth Name:
Anne Jacqueline Hathaway
Birth Place:
Brooklyn, New York, United States
Profession
Actor

Fast Facts

  • Mother performed in a touring production of Les Misérables
  • As a child, she appeared in productions at New Jersey's prestigious Paper Mill Playhouse, including a revival of Gigi
  • Is a trained soprano; sang at Carnegie Hall in 1999 with the All-Eastern United States High School Honors Chorus
  • Attended the Barrow Group theater company in New York for six months; was the first teenager admitted into its acting program
  • Fell out of her chair while auditioning for The Princess Diaries
  • Director Garry Marshall hired her on the spot
  • Won the 2002 Clarence Derwent Award honoring "the most promising female performer on the New York metropolitan scene" for her performance in a concert revival of the musical Carnival
  • Considered for the role of Christine in the 2004 film version of The Phantom of the Opera, but was unavailable because of her commitment to The Princess Diaries 2
  • Played Viola in the New York Shakespeare Festival's 2009 production of Twelfth Night
  • Shaved her head to play Fantine in Les Misérables (2012)

Awards

  • 2013Critics' Choice Movie Awards-Best Supporting Actress: winner
  • 2013Critics' Choice Movie Awards-Best Actress in an Action Movie: nominated
  • 2013Golden Globe-Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture: winner
  • 2013BAFTA Film Awards-Best Supporting Actress: winner
  • 2012Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role: winner
  • 2012Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: nominated
  • 2012Washington D.C. Film Critics Association-Best Supporting Actress: winner
  • 2012Detroit Film Critics Society-Best Supporting Actress: winner
  • 2012Oscar-Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role: winner
  • 2012Los Angeles Film Critics Association-Best Supporting Actress (Runner-up): winner
  • 2012New York Film Critics Online-Best Supporting Actress: winner
  • 2011Emmy-Outstanding Special Class Program: nominated
  • 2011Golden Globe-Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical: nominated
  • 2009Critics' Choice Awards-Best Actress: nominated
  • 2009Critics' Choice Awards-Best Acting Ensemble: nominated
  • 2009Golden Globe-Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama: nominated
  • 2009Independent Spirit Awards-Best Female Lead: nominated
  • 2008Utah Film Critics-Best Actress: nominated
  • 2008Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role: nominated
  • 2008Houston Film Critics-Best Actress: winner
  • 2008National Board of Review-Best Actress: winner
  • 2008Austin Film Critics-Best Actor: winner
  • 2008Chicago Film Critics Association-Best Actress: winner
  • 2008Oscar-Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role: nominated
  • 2008Dallas/Fort Worth Film Critics Association-Best Actress: winner
  • 2008London Film Critics Association-Best Actress: nominated
  • 2008Detroit Film Critics Society-Best Actress: nominated
  • 2008Southeastern Film Critics Association-Best Actress: winner
  • 2005Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: nominated

Relationships

  • Raffaello Follieri -- Ex-significant Other
  • Gerald Hathaway -- Father
  • Kate McCauley -- Mother
  • Jonathan Rosebanks Shulman -- Son