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Holly Hunter

Date of Birth: March 20, 1958 (65)

Birth Place: Conyers, GA, USA

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Original Off-Broadway Production, 2013

Original Broadway Production, 2003
Mystery Guest Star [Replacement]

Pixrose Wilson

Original Broadway Production, 1981
Meg MaGrath [Replacement]

Holly Hunter Movies

[1981]The Burning Sophie

[1984]Swing Shift Jeannie Sherman

[1987]Broadcast News Jane Craig

[1987]End of the Line Charlotte

[1987]Raising Arizona Ed

[1989]Miss Firecracker Carnelle Scott

[1989]Animal Behavior Coral Grable

[1989]Always Dorinda Durston

[1991]Once Around Renata Bella

[1993]The Piano Ada McGrath

[1993]The Firm Tammy Hemphill

[1995]Home for the Holidays Claudia Larson

[1995]Copycat MJ Monahan

[1996]Crash Helen Remington

[1997]A Life Less Ordinary O Reilly

[1998]Living Out Loud Judith Moore

[1999]Woman Wanted Emma Riley

[1999]Jesus' Son Mira

[2000]Timecode Renee Fishbine

[2000]O Brother, Where Art Thou? Penny

[2002]Moonlight Mile Mona Camp

[2003]Thirteen Melanie Freeland

[2003]Levity Adele Eley

[2004]The Incredibles Helen Parr, Eltigirl

[2004]Little Black Book Barb

[2005]The Big White Margaret Barnell

[2005]Nine Lives Sonia

[2011]Portraits in Dramatic Time Holly Hunter

[2012]Jackie Jackie

[2012]Won't Back Down Evelyn Riske

[2013]Paradise Melanie Mannerheim

[2014]Manglehorn Dawn

[2016]Strange Weather Darcy Baylor

[2016]Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Senator Finch

[2017]Song to Song Miranda

[2017]Breakable You Eleanor Weller

[2017]The Big Sick Beth

[2018]Incredibles 2 Helen Parr, Eltigirl

Holly Hunter TV Shows

Bless the Harts Marjune Gamble

Mr. Mayor Arpi Meskimen

Saving Grace Grace Hanadarko

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Holly Hunter News

Review: LEOLA'S LADYLAND LOUNGE is the Talk Show You Didn't Know You Needed (You Do) at The Green Room 42

The self-proclaimed 'senior citizen, redneck, lesbian, diva' brought her post-modern talk show to the Green Room 42 last night. It was, as we say in the South, a 'ring-tail tooter' of an evening.

The New Group To Present Annual Gala WOODSTOCK At Edison Ballroom This Weekend

The New Group's Annual Gala, “Woodstock,” is set to take place Monday, March 13, from 6:00-10:00pm, at The Edison Ballroom (240 West 47th Street).  

Pro Rata Presents BY THE BOG OF CATS

Theatre Pro Rata is producing By the Bog of Cats written by Marina Carr at The Crane Theater this March under the direction of Amber Bjork.

Photos: Vineyard Theater Honors Tony-Winner Billy Crudup At 40th Anniversary Gala!

See photos from inside the Vineyard Theatre's 40th Anniversary gala honoring Emmy and Tony Award-winning actor Billy Crudup!

Billy Crudup to be Honored at Vineyard Theatre Gala, Featuring David Harbour, Holly Hunter, Ann Harada & More

The initial performers and speakers have been announced for Vineyard Theatre’s 40th Anniversary gala on Monday, February 13, 2023, honoring Emmy and Tony Award winning actor Billy Crudup. See stars taking part, and more.

DES MOINES Starring Michael Shannon & More Extends at TFANA

Theatre for a New Audience has announced the extension of the Off-Broadway premiere of Denis Johnson’s Des Moines. The final play from the late author now runs through January 8, 2023 (extended from an original closing date of January 1).

Billy Crudup to be Honored at Vineyard Theatre 40th Anniversary Gala

Vineyard Theatre's 40th Anniversary Gala will honor Emmy and Tony Award-winning actor Billy Crudup with celebratory toasts to Ken Greiner, Chair, Vineyard Board of Directors and Marcia Pendelton, President and Founder of Walk Tall Girl Productions, on February 13, 2023 beginning at 6:00pm at Edison Ballroom.

DES MOINES Starring Michael Shannon & More Announces New Preview & Opening Dates

Theatre for a New Audience has announced new preview, press, and opening dates for Denis Johnson’s Des Moines. Due to the detection of Covid within the Des Moines company, performances November 29 – December 3 have been canceled, with the production now beginning December 4.

THE MISS FIRECRACKER CONTEST Comes to Laurel Little Theatre Next Year

Happy Fourth of July! The burgers are prepped, the brownies are out of the oven, and the Miss Firecracker Contest is about to begin!

Vanessa Hudgens to Host 2022 MTV Movie & TV Awards

Hudgens returns to the MTV stage following a highly-acclaimed hosting stint in 2020 for the inaugural MTV Movie & TV Awards: Greatest of All Time special, paying homage to the biggest and best moments in film and television with irreverent award categories, memorable presentations and performances from today’s hottest stars. 

Robert Ramirez Named New Head of Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama

Robert Ramirez has been named the new head of the Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama, effective August 1. Ramirez joins CMU from the Department of Theatre and Dance at the University of Texas at Austin (UT), where he served as professor and chair.

Spring 2022 Educational And Community Events Coming Up At Pasadena Playhouse

Pasadena Playhouse, The State Theater of California offers an exciting line up of educational and community events this spring. 

Little Theatre Of Virginia Beach to Present THE MISS FIRECRACKER CONTEST

Little Theatre of Virginia Beach transforms into the small town of Brookhaven, Mississippi, where the Fourth of July means it's time to crown the next Miss Firecracker. It's been a dream for Carnelle Scott (played by Madeleine Dilley) ever since she was a little girl and watched her cousin Elain win at age 17. What she lacks in polish, she makes up for in enthusiasm.

THE MISS FIRECRACKER CONTEST Play Spotlights Women In Theatre

Hampton Roads has long celebrated women in local theatre- playwrights, directors, performers, and experts behind the scenes. 'The Miss Firecracker Contest' at Little Theatre of Virginia Beach is an opportunity to do just that.

Edie Falco, Tony Shalhoub, Holly Hunter & More to Take Part in WALL TO WALL SELECTED SHORTS

Symphony Space will present Wall to Wall Selected Shorts, employing the day-long-marathon approach of its Wall to Wall series in a monumental celebration of the organization’s pioneering literature-in-performance program, Selected Shorts, March 26 in Symphony Space’s Peter Jay Sharp theater in New York City.

Sacred Heart University Community Theatre Announces November Film Schedule

The SHU Community Theatre will present a month of film programming in November. Thursday, Nov. 4 & Friday, Nov. 5 at 7 p.m.: The Auschwitz Report. The harrowing true story of Freddy and Walter, two young Slovak Jews deported to Auschwitz in 1942.

NUNSENSE to Open Friday At Little Theatre Of Virginia Beach

Little Theatre of Virginia Beach is back to 100% capacity on July 16 with the opening of the musical comedy, 'Nunsense' by Dan Goggin. ''Nunsense' is a show that is designed to give the audience an evening of wonderful song, dance and side-splitting laughs, performed by a multi-talented cast,' said director Karen Buchheim.

Hollywood Critics Association Announces Full List of Nominations for Inaugural TV Awards

Nominees include Leslie Odom Jr., Renée Elise Goldsberry, Bryan Cranston, Colton Domingo, and more.

VIDEO: Alfred Molina Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now!

Watch as Richard Ridge chats with stage and screen star Alfred Molina, who will soon appear in We Have To Hurry, streaming live via Broadway on Demand for two performances only, Saturday, June 5th at 8pm and Sunday, June 6th at 3pm.

HERDING CATS Announces On-Demand Extension

With Lucinda Coxon's Herding Cats opening last night at Soho Theatre and via live stream until 22 May, New York-based, Olivier-winning, and Tony-nominated OHenry Productions and Stellar, in association with Soho Theatre, today announce the on-demand extension of the run.


Holly Hunter has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

Holly Hunter has not appeared in the West End

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