Joan Allen (born August 20, 1956) is an American actress, who has worked in theatre, film and television. She is a Tony Award winner, and a three-time Academy Award nominee. Wikipedia
Born: 20th August, 1956, Rochelle, Illinois, USA
Height: 5' 10" (178 cm)
Claim to Fame: Pleasantville
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Up in the Air scored a leading six nominations for the 67th Annual Golden Globes. Nine was next with five, followed by Avatar and Inglourious Basterds with four. On the TV side, newcomer Glee led all contenders with four nominations, followed by 30 Rock, Damages, Dexter and Big Love, with three apiece. The awards will be handed out on Jan. 17. Here`s the complete list of contenders: BEST MOTION PICTURE, DRAMA • Avatar • The Hurt Locker • Inglourious Basterds • Precious • Up in the Air BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A MOTION PICTURE,... Read More
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Today we have seventeen new shots from the upcoming "Death Race" remake starring Jason Statham (Crank). The pictures feature all the vehicles we are to expect in the movie.
Official plot synopsis: "Jason Statham leads the cast of an action-thriller set in the post-industrial wasteland of tomorrow, with the world`s most brutal sporting event as its backdrop. A penitentiary full of felons has inspired the jailers to create a grisly pastime ripe for lucrative kickbacks. Now, adrenalized inmates, a global audience hungry for televised violence and a spectacular... Read More
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When the as-yet-unknown Jessica Lange was cast as the big ape’s love object in the 1976 remake of King Kong, she became an overnight celebrity. Since then, she’s won two Oscars and been nominated for four other films: Frances, Country, Music Box and Sweet Dreams.
Jessica’s personal life has been just as exciting as her starring roles. Born in Minnesota and fascinated by art, she won a scholarship to the University of Minnesota. “But in second semester, when I couldn’t get into a painting class, I went for photography instead and traveled... Read More
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Won the 1988 Tony Award as Best Actress (Play) for her Broadway debut in Lanford Wilson's "Burn This." She was again nominated the next year (1989) in the same category for a revival of Wendy Wasserstein's "The Heidi Chronicles."
Listed as one of twelve "Promising New Actors of 1986" in John Willis' Screen World, Vol. 38. 
I was a very good girl for a long time, that`s what really drew me to acting. The stage was the perfect place to be outrageous, to be sad, to be angry, to be all these different things.
I`m hard to pin down. I tend to look different in films. I get recognized sometimes. But I just live my life. I get on the bus, I get on the subway, it`s not a problem. I think of myself more as a character actor than that ingénue leading lady, who started out something like Michelle Pfeiffer or Jessica Lange. I`m a bit quirkier than that.