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Anjelica Huston

Anjelica Huston

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    • July 8th, 1951
Anjelica Huston (born July 8, 1951) is an American actress, director, producer, author, and former fashion model. She is the daughter of director John Huston and granddaughter of actor Walter Huston. After reluctantly making her big screen debut in her father's A Walk with Love and Death (1969), Huston moved from London to New York City, where she worked as a model throughout the 1970s. She decided to actively pursue acting in the early 1980s, and, subsequently, had her breakthrough with her performance in Prizzi's Honor (1985), also directed by her father, for which she became the third generation of her family to receive an Academy Award, when she won Best Supporting Actress, joining both John and Walter Huston in this recognition. Huston received Academy Award nominations for Enemies, A Love Story (1989) and The Grifters (1990), for Best Supporting Actress and Best Actress, respectively, BAFTA nominations for Best Supporting Actress for the Woody Allen films Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989) and Manhattan Murder Mystery (1993) and Golden Globe nominations for Best Actress – Motion Picture Comedy or Musical for starring as Morticia Addams in The Addams Family (1991) and its sequel Addams Family Values (1993). She also received acclaim for her portrayal of the Grand High Witch in Roald Dahl's film adaptation The Witches (1990). Huston has frequently worked with director Wes Anderson, starring in The Royal Tenenbaums (2001), The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004) and The Darjeeling Limited (2007). Her other notable credits include The Dead (1987), Ever After (1998), Buffalo '66 (1998), Daddy Day Care (2003), 50/50 (2011) and John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum (2019). She has lent her voice to several animated films, mainly the Tinker Bell franchise (2008–2015). On television, Huston has had recurring roles on Huff (2006), Medium (2008–2009), and Transparent (2015–2016). She won a Gracie Award for her portrayal of Eileen Rand on Smash (2012–2013). Huston made her directorial debut with the film Bastard Out of Carolina (1996). This was followed by Agnes Browne (1999), in which she also starred. She has written the memoirs A Story Lately Told (2013) and Watch Me (2014). Description above from the Wikipedia article Anjelica Huston, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Filmography

Acting (69 Credits)

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2021The French Dispatch as Narrator (voice)
2020Waiting for Anya as Horcada
2019Arctic Dogs as Magda (voice)
2019John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum as Director
2018Isle of Dogs as Mute Poodle (voice)
2017The Watcher in the Woods as Mrs. Aylwood
2017Thirst Street as Narrator (voice)
2016The Cleanse
2014And the Oscar Goes to... as Narrator (voice)
2014Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast as Queen Clarion (voice)
2014The Pirate Fairy as Queen Clarion (voice)
2012Secret of the Wings as Queen Clarion (voice)
2012Smash (2012) as Eileen Rand
2011Pixie Hollow Games as Queen Clarion (voice)
2011Horrid Henry: The Movie as Miss Battleaxe
201150/50 as Diane Lerner
2011The Big Year as Annie Auklet
2010When in Rome as Celeste
2009Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure as Queen Clarion (voice)
2008Choke as Ida J. Mancini
2008Tinker Bell as Queen Clarion (voice)
2007The Darjeeling Limited as Patricia
2007Martian Child as Mimi
2006Material Girls as Fabiella
2006Art School Confidential as Art History Teacher
2006Seraphim Falls as Madame Louise
2006Covert One: The Hades Factor as Mrs. President
2004Iron Jawed Angels as Carrie Chapman Catt
2004The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou as Eleanor Zissou
2003Daddy Day Care as Miss Gwyneth Harridan
2002Barbie as Rapunzel as Gothel (voice)
2002Blood Work as Dr. Bonnie Fox
2001The Royal Tenenbaums as Etheline Tenenbaum
2001The Man from Elysian Fields as Jennifer Adler
2001The Mists of Avalon as Vivianne
2000The Golden Bowl as Fanny Assingham
1999Agnes Browne as Agnes Browne
1998Phoenix as Leila
1998Ever After: A Cinderella Story as Baroness Rodmilla De Ghent
1998Buffalo '66 as Jan Brown
1995The Crossing Guard as Mary
1995The Perez Family as Carmela Perez
1995Buffalo Girls as Calamity Jane
1993Addams Family Values as Morticia Addams
1993And the Band Played On as Dr. Betsy Reisz
1993Manhattan Murder Mystery as Marcia Fox
1992The Player as Anjelica Huston
1991The Addams Family as Morticia Addams
1990The Grifters as Lilly Dillon
1990The Witches as Miss Eva Ernst
1989Enemies, A Love Story as Tamara Broder
1989Crimes and Misdemeanors as Dolores Paley
1989Lonesome Dove as Clara Forsythe Allen
1988Mr. North as Persis Bosworth-Tennyson
1988A Handful of Dust as Mrs. Rattery
1987The Dead as Gretta ConroyWatch Free
1987Gardens of Stone as Samantha Davis
1986Captain EO as The Supreme Leader
1985Prizzi's Honor as Maerose Prizzi
1984The Ice Pirates as Maida
1984This Is Spinal Tap as Polly Deutsch
1982Frances as Mental Patient
1981The Postman Always Rings Twice as Madge
1976Swashbuckler as Woman of Dark Visage
1976The Last Tycoon as Edna
1975One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest as Woman in Crowd on Pier (uncredited)
1969A Walk with Love and Death as Claudia
1969Hamlet as Court Lady
1967Casino Royale as Agent Mimi's Hands (uncredited)

Herself (4 Credits)

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