Dianne Wiest

Character Actress / Stage Actress / Film Actress / Television Actress | * 03/28/1948 (71) | Kansas City, Missouri, USA
Dianne Evelyn Wiest (born March 28, 1946) is an American actress. She has twice won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, for the Woody Allen films Hannah and Her Sisters (1986) and Bullets over Broadway (1994), and appeared in three other films by Allen; The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985), Radio Days (1987), and September (1987). She also received an Academy Award nomination for Parenthood (1989), and won a Golden Globe Award for Bullets over Broadway. Wiest's other film appearances include Footloose (1984), The Lost Boys (1987), Bright Lights, Big City (1988), Edward Sc..."> ()
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An American actress. She has had a successful career on stage, television, and film, and has won two Academy Awards, two Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe Award. Wiest has also been nominated for a BAFTA Award.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Romance / Love

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Awards & Nominations for Dianne Wiest

2x Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress Theatre World Award 3x Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress

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Movies with Dianne Wiest as Actress(44)

as Mary2018 The Mule
as Lucinda2016 Five Nights in Maine
as Deana Ellis2015 Sisters
as Carol2014 The Humbling
as Penny Alexander2012 Darling Companion
as Ms. Bernice Crudstaff2012 The Odd Life of Timothy Green
as Brenda Harris2011 The Big Year
as Nat2010 Rabbit Hole
as Miss Roth2009 Rage
as Toni2008 Passengers
as Ellen Bascomb / Millicent Weems2008 Synecdoche, New York
as Nana2007 Dan in Real Life
as Carol2007 Dedication
as Mrs. Copperbottom (voice)2005 Robots
as Shirley Abbott2004 Category 6: Day of Destruction
as Elisabeth Beaumont2002 Merci Docteur Rey
as Annie Cassell2001 I Am Sam
as Sarah McClellan1999 The Simple Life Of Noah Dearborn
as Diane Booker1998 The Horse Whisperer
as Tante Bridget 'Jet' Owens1998 Practical Magic
as Rachel1997 Drunks
as Louise Keeley1996 The Birdcage
as Sally Dugan1996 The Associate
as Helen Robberson1994 Cops & Robbersons
as Helen Sinclair1994 Bullets Over Broadway
as Doctor H. Aaron1994 The Scout
as Jane Grierson1991 Little Man Tate
as Helen Buckman Lampkin Bowman1989 Parenthood
as Lenore1989 Cookie
as Lucy Emerson1987 The Lost Boys
as Stephanie1987 September
as Aunt Bea1987 Radio Days
as Vi Moore1984 Footloose
as Isabelle1984 Falling in Love
as Nancy Morgan1983 Independence Day
as Julie Addison1982 I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can
as Gail1980 It's My Turn

TV Shows/Series with Dianne Wiest as Actress(10)

as Symka Mazor2019 The Wall
as Joan Short2015 Life in Pieces
as Ruth Kipling2013 The Blacklist
as Gina2008 In Treatment
as Evil Queen1991 E! News
as D.A. Nora Lewin1990 Law & Order

Full Name: Dianne Wiest
Born: Sunday, 03/28 1948 (March) in Kansas City (current age: 71 years + 81 days)
Zodiac sign: Aries (Chinese zodiac sign: Rat)
Educated at: University of Maryland
Other names for Dianne Wiest (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Diane Wiest"
Dianne Wiest frequently works together with these people:
Woody Allen (13x, Crew)
Dick Wolf (10x, Crew)
Tammy Cheung (10x, Crew)
Warren Leight (10x, Crew)
Fisher Stevens (7x, Actor)
Pablo Schreiber (7x, Actor)
Ned Eisenberg (7x, Actor)
Amy Hargreaves (6x, Actress)
Julie Martin (6x, Crew)
Santo Loquasto (6x, Crew)
Lukas Reiter (6x, Crew)
Robert Greenhut (6x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:4375, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 06/03/2019