Helen Hunt

Actress / Television Actress / Film Actress / Film Director / Screenwriter / Voice Actress / Film Producer / Stage Actress | * 06/15/1963 (57) | Los Angeles, California, USA
Helen Elizabeth Hunt (born June 15, 1963) is an American actress and filmmaker. She rose to fame portraying Jamie Buchman in the sitcom Mad About You (1992–1999, 2019), which earned her three Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress in a Television Series – Musical or Comedy and four Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series. Hunt won the Best Actress for starring as Carol Connelly in the romantic comedy As Good as It Gets (1997), while her portrayal of Cheryl Cohen-Greene in The Sessions (2012), gained her an additional Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress. Her other notable films include Twister (1996), Cast Away (2000), What Women Want (2000), Pay It Forward (2000), ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Romance / Love

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Awards & Nominations for Helen Hunt

Academy Award for Best Actress Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy Golden Globe Award Emmy Award Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress Academy Award for Best Actress

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Movies with Helen Hunt as Actress(61)

as Ethel Bromley2020 The Night Clerk
as Nancy Gibbon2020 Die in a Gunfight
as Jackie Harper2019 I See You
as Kathy Bresnahan2018 The Miracle Season
as Kathy2018 Candy Jar
as Aura Topher2017 I Love You, Daddy
as Pamela Smart (archive footage)2014 Captivated: The Trials of Pamela Smart
as Mary-Claire King2014 Decoding Annie Parker
as Jackie2014 Ride
as Cheryl Cohen Greene2012 The Sessions
as Cheri Hamilton2011 Soul Surfer
as Jess (voice)2011 Jock the Hero Dog
as Jeannie2010 Every Day
as April Epner2007 Then She Found Me
as Samantha Stevens2006 Bobby
as Janine Roby2005 Empire Falls
as Stella Erlynne2004 A Good Woman
as Betty Ann Fitzgerald2001 The Curse of the Jade Scorpion
as Kelly Frears2000 Cast Away
as Darcy McGuire2000 What Women Want
as Bree2000 Dr. T & the Women
as Arlene McKinney2000 Pay It Forward
as Viola & Cesario1998 Twelfth Night
as Carol Connelly1997 As Good as It Gets
as Dr. Jo Harding1996 Twister
as Bev Kilmartin1995 Kiss of Death
as Gina Pulasky1993 In the Company of Darkness
as Rose Pondell1992 Bob Roberts
as Anna1992 The Waterdance
as Annie Wells1992 Mr. Saturday Night
as Clare1992 Only You
as Blossom1991 Into the Badlands
as Jessie Gates1989 Next of Kin
as Jesse McCandless1989 Incident at Dark River
as Jennifer1988 Miles from Home
as Leena (Trancers sequence)1988 Pulse Pounders
as Teri Macdonald1987 Project X
as Mary (voice)1987 The Nativity
as Henrietta1986 The Frog Prince
as Beth Bodell1986 Peggy Sue Got Married
as Lynne Stone1985 Girls Just Want to Have Fun
as Leena1984 Trancers
as Tami Maida1983 Quarterback Princess
as Jenny Wells1983 Bill: On His Own
as Sandy Cameron1982 Desperate Lives
as Lizzie Eaton1981 Angel Dusted
as Kathy Miller1981 The Miracle of Kathy Miller
as Tracy Calder1977 Rollercoaster
as Kristina Matchett1977 The Spell
as Teila Rodriguez1975 Death Scream
as Susan Lindsay1975 All Together Now
as Sarah Sargeant1973 Pioneer Woman

TV Shows/Series with Helen Hunt as Actress(36)

as Nancy Campbell2019 World on Fire
as Jamie Buchman2019 Mad About You
as herself1997 The View
as Jamie Buchman1994 Friends
1994 Ellen
as Jamie Buchman1992 Mad About You
as Bridget Kane1990 The Trials of Rosie O'Neill
as Lisa Quinn1982 It Takes Two
as Chrissie1981 The Two of Us
as Janine Roby1977 Come Back Mrs. Noah
as Kerry Gerardi1977 The Fitzpatricks
as Diana1976 Ark II
as Helga Wagner1975 The Swiss Family Robinson
as Herself - Host1975 Saturday Night Live
as Jill Prentiss1974 Amy Prentiss

Movies with Helen Hunt as Crew(6)

Directing/Director2014 Ride
Production/Producer2014 Ride
Writing/Screenplay2014 Ride
Directing/Director2007 Then She Found Me
Production/Producer2007 Then She Found Me
Writing/Screenplay2007 Then She Found Me

TV Shows/Series with Helen Hunt as Crew(6)

Directing/Director2018 Splitting Up Together
Directing/Director2016 This Is Us
Directing/Director2016 American Housewife
Directing/Director2007 Californication
Directing/Director1992 Mad About You
Production/Executive Producer1992 Mad About You

Additional Information

Official websites:
Full Name: Helen Elizabeth Hunt
Born: Saturday, 06/15 1963 (June) in Culver City (current age: 57 years + 134 days)
Zodiac sign: Gemini (Chinese zodiac sign: Rabbit)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: California State University, Los Angeles
Spouses (current/former): Hank Azaria
Father: Gordon Hunt
Other names for Helen Hunt (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"헬렌 헌트"
"Helen Elizabeth Hunt"
Helen Hunt frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (32x, Actor)
Bill Hader (25x, Actor)
Maya Rudolph (15x, Actress)
Alec Baldwin (14x, Actor)
Jay Leno (14x, Actor)
Tom Hanks (12x, Actor)
Ben Stiller (11x, Actor)
Ellen DeGeneres (11x, Actress)
Chris Rock (11x, Actor)
Martin Short (11x, Actor)
William Shatner (11x, Actor)
Charles Band (9x, Crew)

Other people with this name: Helen Hunt

WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1078, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 10/04/2020