Cate Blanchett
Cate Blanchett

Gender

Female

Known Credits

32

Cate Blanchett

Date of Birth: May 14, 1969

Birthplace: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

 

 

Biography

Catherine Élise Cate Blanchett (born 14 May 1969) is an Australian actress and theatre director. She has won multiple acting awards, most notably two SAGs, two Golden Globe Awards, two BAFTAs, and an Academy Award, as well as the Volpi Cup at the 64th Venice International Film Festival. Blanchett earned five Academy Award nominations between 1998 and 2007. Blanchett came to international attention for her role as Elizabeth I of England in the 1998 film Elizabeth, directed by Shekhar Kapur. She is also well-known for her portrayals of the elf queen Galadriel in Peter Jacksons The Lord of the Rings trilogy and the upcoming The Hobbit, Colonel-Doctor Irina Spalko in Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull and Katharine Hepburn in Martin Scorseses The Aviator, a role which brought her an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.

Known For

Filmography

Thor: Ragnarok

Thor: Ragnarok

as Hela / Halja

2017

Song to Song

Song to Song

as Amanda

2017

Manifesto

Manifesto

as Various

2017

Voyage of Time

Voyage of Time

as Narrator (voice)

2016

Knight of Cups

Knight of Cups

as Nancy

2016

Carol

Carol

as Carol Aird

2015

Truth

Truth

as Mary Mapes

2015

How to Train Your Dragon 2

How to Train Your Dragon 2

as Valka (voice)

2014

Rake

Rake

as  Clarice Greene

2010

Elizabeth: The Golden Age

Elizabeth: The Golden Age

as Elizabeth I

2007

Hot Fuzz

Hot Fuzz

as Janine (uncredited)

2007

Notes on a Scandal

Notes on a Scandal

as Sheba Hart

2006

Babel

Babel

as Susan

2006

The Aviator

The Aviator

as Katharine Hepburn

2004

The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou

The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou

as Jane Winslett-Richardson

2004

Coffee and Cigarettes

Coffee and Cigarettes

as Cate/Shelly

2004

Veronica Guerin

Veronica Guerin

as Veronica Guerin

2003

Heaven

Heaven

as Philippa

2002

The Talented Mr. Ripley

The Talented Mr. Ripley

as Meredith Logue

1999

Pushing Tin

Pushing Tin

as Connie Falzone

1999

An Ideal Husband

An Ideal Husband

as Lady Gertrude Chiltern

1999