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Cate Blanchett

 
Bio:
A graduate of the National Institute of Dramatic Arts and two-time Academy Award winner (The Aviator, Blue Jasmine), Blanchett is an internationally acclaimed actor, director and producer of work in and for the stage and screen. She served alongside Andrew Upton as Co-Artistic Director of the ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
A graduate of the National Institute of Dramatic Arts and two-time Academy Award winner (The Aviator, Blue Jasmine), Blanchett is an internationally acclaimed actor, director and producer of work in and for the stage and screen. She served alongside Andrew Upton as Co-Artistic Director of the ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Anna Petrovna
  [Off-Broadway]
Sydney Theatre Company Production, 2014
Claire

Cate Blanchett Biography

A graduate of the National Institute of Dramatic Arts and two-time Academy Award winner (The Aviator, Blue Jasmine), Blanchett is an internationally acclaimed actor, director and producer of work in and for the stage and screen.
She served alongside Andrew Upton as Co-Artistic Director of the Sydney Theatre Company between 2008-2013, during which time she directed David Harrower's Blackbird and Joan Didion's The Year of Magical Thinking and toured internationally in Sydney Theatre Company productions of A Streetcar Named Desire (BAM, Kennedy Centre), directed by Liv Ulman, Uncle Vanya (Kennedy Centre, Lincoln Centre Festival), directed by Tamas Ascher (winning the Helen Hayes Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Nonresident Production for both performances), Gross und Klein (London, Paris, Vienna, Recklinghausen) and The Maids (Lincoln Centre Festival), both directed by Benedict Andrews.
Her other stage appearances include Plenty (1999), Hedda Gabler (2006), for which she received the Ibsen Centennial Commemoration Award, and Benedict Andrews' epic production of The War of the Roses (2009), in which she played the roles of Richard II and Lady Anne. Other notable productions include Top Girls, Hamlet, The Tempest and Oleanna. Her film roles include Carol, Truth, Cinderella, The Monuments Men, Blue Jasmine, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, Hanna, Robin Hood, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, I'm Not There, Elizabeth: The Golden Age, The Good German, Notes on a Scandal, Babel, Little Fish, The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou, The Aviator, Coffee and Cigarettes, The Missing, The Lord of the Rings trilogy, Veronica Guerin, Heaven, The Shipping News, Charlotte Gray, Bandits, The Gift, The Talented Mr Ripley, Pushing Tin, Elizabeth, Oscar and Lucinda. Additional awards include Four Helpmann Awards for Best Female Actor in a Play (The Maids, Gross und Klein, Uncle Vanya, Hedda Gabler), two Sydney Theatre Awards for Best Actress in a Lead Role (Gross und Klein, A Streetcar Named Desire).
Blanchett is a Six-time Academy Award nominee and also has been awarded Three Best Actress BAFTAs (Blue Jasmine, Elizabeth, The Aviator), 3 AFI Awards for (Little Fish, Thank God He Met Lizzie, Oscar and Lucinda), 3 SAG Awards (Blue Jasmine, The Aviator, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King), 3 Golden Globe Awards (Blue Jasmine, Elizabeth, I'm Not There), and the Venice Film Festiva's Volpi Cup for Best Actress (I'm Not There). She also received a Centenary Medal for her service to Australian society through acting and is a Goodwill Ambassador for the UNHCR.

She made her Broadway debut in 2017 with The Present, for which she received a Tony Award nomination for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play, a Drama Desk Award Nomination, and Drama League Award Nomination for the Distinguished Performance Award.

Cate Blanchett Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Actress in a Play
Cate Blanchett, The Present
 
Drama League Awards - 2017 - Distinguished Performance Award
Cate Blanchett, The Present
 
Tony Awards - 2017 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Cate Blanchett, The Present
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2012 - Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production Gold Star
Cate Blanchett Uncle Vanya
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2010 - Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production Gold Star
Cate BlanchettA Streetcar Named Desire

Cate Blanchett News

Brian d'Arcy James, Jeremy Pope & More Nominated For Independent Spirit Awards Photo Brian d'Arcy James, Jeremy Pope & More Nominated For Independent Spirit Awards
by Michael Major - Nov 22, 2022

Brian d'Arcy James, Jeremy Pope, Stephanie Hsu, Mark Rylance, Andrea Riseborough, and more have been nominated for Independent Spirit Awards. The new list of nominees marks the first year that the acting categories have been gender neutral. Check out the full list of nominations now!

VIDEO: Netflix Releases GUILLERMO DEL TORO'S PINOCCHIO Trailer Photo VIDEO: Netflix Releases GUILLERMO DEL TORO'S PINOCCHIO Trailer
by Michael Major - Nov 9, 2022

Academy Award-winning director Guillermo del Toro and award winning, stop-motion legend Mark Gustafson reimagine the Carlo Collodi tale. The cast includes Gregory Mann, Ewan McGregor, David Bradley, Tilda Swinton, Christoph Waltz, Finn Wolfhard, Cate Blanchett, John Turturro, Ron Perlman, Tim Blake Nelson, and Burn Gorman. Watch the trailer!

Ra√ļl Castillo, Jessie Buckley & More Nominated For Gotham Awards - Full List on Nomi Photo Ra√ļl Castillo, Jessie Buckley & More Nominated For Gotham Awards - Full List on Nominations
by Michael Major - Oct 25, 2022

The nominations were announced live from Cipriani Wall Street by Emmy-nominated star of Pose and American Horror Story on FX, and now as Roxie Hart in Chicago on Broadway, Angelica Ross. Ross was joined by Jeffrey Sharp, award-winning film producer and the Executive Director of The Gotham.

Music From & Inspired by Director Todd Field's Film T√ĀR Out Now Photo Music From & Inspired by Director Todd Field's Film T√ĀR Out Now
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 21, 2022

Starring¬†Cate Blanchett¬†in the title role,¬†Todd Field‚Äôs¬†T√ĀR¬†received a six-minute standing ovation when it premiered at the Venice Film Festival on September 1, 2022.¬†Deutsche Grammophon‚Äôs¬†groundbreaking concept album,¬†out now digitally¬†and on¬†CD, captures the process of music-making that lies at the heart of the film.

Photo: Netflix Shares New Poster For Guillermo del Toro's PINOCCHIO Photo Photo: Netflix Shares New Poster For Guillermo del Toro's PINOCCHIO
by Michael Major - Oct 12, 2022

Netflix has released a new poster for Guillermo del Toro's Pinocchio. The cast includes Gregory Mann, Ewan McGregor, David Bradley, Tilda Swinton, Christoph Waltz, Finn Wolfhard, Cate Blanchett, John Turturro, Ron Perlman, Tim Blake Nelson, and Burn Gorman. Check out the new photo poster now!

Actors Benevolent Fund of NSW Announces the Return of ACTober 2022 Photo Actors Benevolent Fund of NSW Announces the Return of ACTober 2022
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 2, 2022

Actors Benevolent Fund of NSW has announced its participation in ACTober, an annual month-long campaign to support members of the performing arts community, including performers, creative, crew and arts workers. ACTober runs throughout Australia and New Zealand during the month of October, with the purpose of shining a spotlight on the industry and the talented people within it.

New Julian Rosefeldt Film Installation Makes North American Debut At Park Avenue Armo Photo New Julian Rosefeldt Film Installation Makes North American Debut At Park Avenue Armory
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 22, 2022

Park Avenue Armory will close out its 2022 season with the North American premiere of a new commission by German artist and filmmaker Julian Rosefeldt.

J. Harrison Ghee, Jack Davenport & More Join Fox's ACCUSED Photo J. Harrison Ghee, Jack Davenport & More Join Fox's ACCUSED
by Michael Major - Sep 7, 2022

Emmy Winner Margo Martindale, Emmy Nominee Molly Parker, Rachel Bilson and Jack Davenport, J. Harrison Ghee and Ian Anthony Dale have joined the cast of Accused, which also features Malcolm Jamal Warner, Karen LeBlanc, Wendell Pierce, Baron Vaughn, Sean Kleier, Rhea Pearlman, Aaron Ashmore and Tony Award nominee Daphne Rubin-Vega. 

Music From & Inspired By The Motion Picture T√ĀR Out October 21 On Deutsche Grammopho Photo Music From & Inspired By The Motion Picture T√ĀR Out October 21 On Deutsche Grammophon
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 2, 2022

Deutsche Grammophon presents Hildur Gu√įnad√≥ttir's exciting new film project ‚Äď a groundbreaking concept album for the much-anticipated T√ĀR, which premiered yesterday at the Venice Film Festival.

IFC to Host DOCUMENTARY NOW…AND FOREVER! Week Photo IFC to Host DOCUMENTARY NOW…AND FOREVER! Week
by Michael Major - Sep 1, 2022

Known for lovingly paying homage to the world of documentaries, Documentary Now! Season 53 will debut with a two-episode premiere on Wednesday, October 19 at 10 PM on IFC, and on AMC+ the same day. New episodes will debut weekly on Wednesdays. Starting September 1, AMC+ will be the exclusive home of previous seasons of Documentary Now!.

Cate Blanchett Videos

VIDEO: Netflix Shares Teaser For Guillermo del Toro's PINOCCHIO Videoplay
VIDEO: Netflix Shares Teaser For Guillermo del Toro's PINOCCHIO

by Michael Major - Jul 27, 2022

Directed by Guillermo del Toro and Mark Gustafson, the film features a voice cast with Ewan McGregor as Cricket, David Bradley as Geppetto, and introducing Gregory Mann as Pinocchio. Other cast includes Finn Wolfhard, Oscar winner Cate Blanchett, Ron Perlman, with Oscar winner Christoph Waltz and Oscar winner Tilda Swinton. Watch the new video now!

VIDEO: Helen Mirren Accepts the Life Achievement Award at the SAG Awards Videoplay
VIDEO: Helen Mirren Accepts the Life Achievement Award at the SAG Awards

by Stephi Wild - Feb 28, 2022

The Screen Actors Guild Awards were held last night, Sunday, Feb. 27 at Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, and aired on TNT and TBS. Kate Winslet and Cate Blanchett presented Helen Mirren with the 57th Life Achievement Award, which was preceded by a montage of some of her most iconic screen performances.

VIDEO: Ariana Grade & Kid Cudi Share 'Just Look Up' Performance Video Videoplay
VIDEO: Ariana Grade & Kid Cudi Share 'Just Look Up' Performance Video

by Michael Major - Dec 10, 2021

Netflix‚Äôs star-studded comedy DON‚ÄôT LOOK UP stars Ariana Grande and Kid Cudi as pop music power couple Riley Bina and DJ Chello. The duo perform a brand-new song written and recorded specifically for the movie. ‚ÄúJust Look Up‚ÄĚ was co-written by 2-time Grammy winner Ariana Grande, Grammy winner Kid Cudi. Watch the new performance video now!

VIDEO: David Tennant Talks STAGED on THE LATE LATE SHOW Videoplay
VIDEO: David Tennant Talks STAGED on THE LATE LATE SHOW

by Stage Tube - Mar 23, 2021

James Corden welcomes his friend David Tennant to the show, and David immediately sets the tone for a great chat thanks to his pink blazer. After the two discuss the pains of homeschooling, James asks David about Melissa Von Stressel, the name of his fake assistant that he used to get out of gigs and requests he didn't have the heart to say no to directly. And David talks about the process of making 'Staged' with his wife, Georgia, Michael Sheen and Simon Evans.

VIDEO: AFI Awards Honor MRS. AMERICA, Uzo Aduba Videoplay
VIDEO: AFI Awards Honor MRS. AMERICA, Uzo Aduba

by Stage Tube - Feb 15, 2021

Aduba accepts the AFI AWARDS honor on behalf of the creative ensemble and introduces the show to the AFI Movie Club audience. 

VIDEO: Sarah Paulson Talks About Her Love of Performing for an Audience on THE LATE S Videoplay
VIDEO: Sarah Paulson Talks About Her Love of Performing for an Audience on THE LATE SHOW

by Stage Tube - Sep 18, 2020

Stephen's good friend Sarah Paulson makes her fifth appearance on the show, commiserating with our host about the challenges of performing without an audience and their shared love for Cate Blanchett.

VIDEO: Watch Eddie Redmayne & Cate Blanchett in New JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH, WITH T Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Eddie Redmayne & Cate Blanchett in New JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH, WITH TAIKA AND FRIENDS

by Stage Tube - May 20, 2020

Taika Waititi leads an all-star cast in episode 3 of 'James and the Giant Peach with Taika and Friends', with Cate Blanchett playing Centipede, Eddie Redmayne voicing Miss Ladybird, Kumail Nanjiani as Miss Spider, Ruth Wilson playing the Earthworm and Sarah Paulson as Old-Green-Grasshopper. 

VIDEO: Cate Blanchett Shares the Power Preview of MRS. AMERICA on FX Videoplay
VIDEO: Cate Blanchett Shares the Power Preview of MRS. AMERICA on FX

by Stage Tube - Mar 31, 2020

It's not about equality. It's about power. FX has shared the first preview of  Mrs. America, premiering April 15, exclusively on FX on Hulu.

VIDEO: WHERE'D YOU GO, BERNADETTE is Brought to Life on Film in New Featurette Videoplay
VIDEO: WHERE'D YOU GO, BERNADETTE is Brought to Life on Film in New Featurette

by Stage Tube - Jul 25, 2019

Cate Blanchett, director Richard Linklater and author Maria Semple talk about bringing WHERE'D YOU GO, BERNADETTE to the big screen in a new featurette, complete with new film footage!

VIDEO: Watch the New Trailer for WHERE'D YOU GO, BERNADETTE Starring Cate Blanchett Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the New Trailer for WHERE'D YOU GO, BERNADETTE Starring Cate Blanchett

by Stage Tube - May 10, 2019

‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚ÄčBased on the runaway bestseller, Where'd You Go, Bernadette is an inspiring comedy about Bernadette Fox (Academy Award winner Cate Blanchett), a loving mom who becomes compelled to reconnect with her creative passions after years of sacrificing herself for her family. Bernadette's leap of faith takes her on an epic adventure that jump-starts her life and leads to her triumphant rediscovery.


Cate Blanchett Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Cate Blanchett been in?
Cate Blanchett has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Cate Blanchett been in?
Cate Blanchett has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Cate Blanchett been nominated for?
Outstanding Actress in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Present , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for The Present , Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Present Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Uncle Vanya and Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for A Streetcar Named Desire .

What awards has Cate Blanchett won?
Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Uncle Vanya and Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for A Streetcar Named Desire.