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Anjelica Huston Biography

Date Of Birth:
July 08, 1951 (63)
Birth Place:
Santa Monica, CA, USA
Gender:
Female
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Academy Award-winning actress and director, Anjelica Huston continues her renowned family’s legacy in film, which began with her grandfather, Walter Huston and her father, John Huston. Huston received a Best Supporting Actress Oscar for Prizzi’s Honor, and in 2005, Huston received a Golden Globe Award for her role in HBO’s original movie “Iron Jawed Angels.” Huston most recently starred in the musical drama series “Smash” on NBC. Huston continues to voice the role of Queen Clarion in Disney’s “Tinker Bell” franchise, and has starred in Wes Anderson’s The Darjeeling Limited, The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou and The Royal Tenenbaums. Other film credits include 50/50, Gardens of Stone, Woody Allen’s Manhattan Murder Mystery and Crimes and Misdemeanors, Enemies: A Love Story, The Witches, The Grifters, Addams Family, Addams Family Values, The Perez Family, The Crossing Guard, Buffalo ‘66, Ever After and Choke. She also collaborated with her director/father on his final film, The Dead. Her directorial debut was “Bastard Out of Carolina,” which garnered Huston critical acclaim, an Emmy Award nomination, and a Directors Guild Award nomination. Huston directed, produced and starred in Agnes Browne. Huston’s television credits include “Covert One: The Hades Factor,” “Huff,” “American Dad,” and Emmy nominations for “Medium,” “Buffalo Girls,” “Lonesome Dove,” “Family Pictures” and “The Mists of Avalon.” Anjelica Huston’s memoir A Story Lately Told: Coming of Age in Ireland, London, and New York was published by Scribner in November 2013. A Story Lately Told ends as she launches her Hollywood life. The second part of her story—Watch Me—opens in Los Angeles in 1973 and will be published in Nov 2014.