Jessica Lange

Film Actress / Photographer / Stage Actress / Television Actress / Model (person) / Film Producer | * 04/20/1949 (70) | Cloquet, Minnesota, USA
Jessica Phyllis Lange (born April 20, 1949) is an American actress. She is the thirteenth actress in history to achieve the Triple Crown of Acting, having won two Academy Awards, three Primetime Emmy Awards, one Tony Award, one Screen Actors Guild Award, and five Golden Globe Awards. Additionally, she is the second actress in history to win the Academy Award for Best Actress after winning the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, the third actress and first performer since 1943 to receive two Oscar nominations within the same year, the fifth actress and ninth performer to win Oscars in both the lead and supporting acting categories, and is tied as the sixth most Oscar-nominated actress in history. Lange holds the record for the most Golden Globe nominations in the Best Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television category, and is the second actress with the most Golden Globe nominations in history. She is the only performer ever to win Primetime Emmy Awards in both the Outstanding Supporting Actress and Outstanding Lead Actress categories for the same miniseries. Lange has also garnered one Critics Choice Award and three Dorian Awards, making her the most honored actress by the Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association. In 1998, Entertainment Week... ()
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Jessica Lange (born April 20, 1949 in Cloquet, Minnesota) is an American screen and stage actress. Most recently, she debuted also as a photographer. Despite for being considered as one of the most respected actresses of her generation, she has not become part of the Hollywood mainstream scene. In contrast to her fellow Meryl Streep, Lange has continued to work with moderate commercial success outside of the spotlight, while appearing often in independent films following the millennium. In response to, the artist was in 2006 "crowned" by the international webzine PopMatters, which is known for cultural criticism that covers many aspects of popular culture, the Anti-Streep icon of modern era. The actress may be most notable for her performance of Frances Farmer (ranked #85 on Premiere magazine's 100 Greatest Performances of All Time in 2006) in Frances, and Tootsie. Both from 1982, for which she was nominated on Oscars in two categories at the same time, becoming the first such female case since 1942. Her other significant roles featured Patsy Cline in Sweet Dreams (1985), Carly Marshall in Blue Sky (1994), Blanche DuBois in A Streetcar Named Desire (1995), Irma Applewood in Normal (2003), and Edith Ewing Bouvier Beale in Grey Gardens (2009). Amongs other, she has won two Academy Awards, four Golden Globes, and lately an Emmy Award. After three decades in front of the camera, Lange has realized her dream of being on the other side of the lens, and published in 2008 her own collection of black-and-white photographs, simply entitled 50 Photographs (powerHouse Books). Their exhibition, along with series of her films, was presented at the eldest international museum of photography and film George Eastman House, to be awarded by the first GEH Honors Award in 2009. Since 1982, Lange has lived with the Pulitzer Prize-winner, Sam Shepard.

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

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Awards & Nominations for Jessica Lange

Academy Award for Best Actress Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress Golden Globe Award for New Star of The Year – Actress Theatre World Award Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play Lucie Award Women in Film Crystal + Lucy Awards Crystal Award 5x Academy Award for Best Actress Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress

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Movies with Jessica Lange as Actress(46)

as Elsa Mars2018 Rampage
as Maddie Reynolds2016 Wild Oats
as Roberta2014 The Gambler
as Madame Raquin2013 In Secret
as Rita Thornton2012 The Vow
as Big Edie2009 Grey Gardens
as Dr. Cornelia Wilbur2007 Sybil
as Arvilla2006 Bonneville
as Katherine Pierson2005 Neverwas
as herself2005 The Peace!
as Carmen2005 Broken Flowers
as Doreen2005 Don't Come Knocking
as Nina Veronica2003 Masked and Anonymous
as Irma Applewood2003 Normal
as Older Sandra Bloom2003 Big Fish
as Mrs. Wurtzel2001 Prozac Nation
as Tamora1999 Titus
as Cousin Bette1998 Cousin Bette
as Martha Baring1998 Hush
as Ginny Cook Smith1997 A Thousand Acres
as Margaret Lewin1995 Losing Isaiah
as Blanche DuBois1995 A Streetcar Named Desire
as Mary MacGregor1995 Rob Roy
as Carly Marshall1994 Blue Sky
as Helen Nasseros1992 Night and the City
as Alexandra Bergson1992 O Pioneers!
as Leigh Bowden1991 Cape Fear
as Beth Macauley1990 Men Don't Leave
as Ann Talbot1989 Music Box
as Kate1988 Far North
as Babs Rogers Grey1988 Everybody's All-American
as Meg Magrath1986 Crimes of the Heart
as Dwan (uncredited)1986 King Kong Lives
as Patsy Cline1985 Sweet Dreams
as Maggie1984 Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
as Jewell Ivy1984 Country
as Frances Farmer1982 Frances
as Julie Nichols1982 Tootsie
as Cora Papadakis1981 The Postman Always Rings Twice
as Angelique1979 All That Jazz
as Dwan1976 King Kong

TV Shows/Series with Jessica Lange as Actress(12)

as Dusty Jackson2019 The Politician
as Joan Crawford2017 FEUD
as Sister Jude2011 American Horror Story
as Fiona Goode2011 American Horror Story
as Constance Langdon2011 American Horror Story
as Elsa Mars2011 American Horror Story
as herself1997 The View
1952 Today

TV Shows/Series with Jessica Lange as Crew(1)

Production/Producer2017 FEUD

Full Name: Jessica Phyllis Lange
Born: Wednesday, 04/20 1949 (April) in Cloquet (current age: 70 years + 236 days)
Zodiac sign: Taurus (Chinese zodiac sign: Ox)
Educated at: Cloquet High School, University of Minnesota
Spouses (current/former): Paco Grande
Partner (current/former): Mikhail Baryshnikov, Sam Shepard
Other names for Jessica Lange (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Τζέσικα Λανγκ"
"Jessica Phyllis Lange"
Jessica Lange frequently works together with these people:
Kathy Bates (12x, Actress)
Sarah Paulson (11x, Actress)
Frances Conroy (8x, Actress)
Evan Peters (7x, Actor)
Angela Bassett (6x, Actress)
Sam Shepard (6x, Actor)
Denis O'Hare (6x, Actor)
Vanessa Redgrave (5x, Actress)
John Goodman (5x, Actor)
Glenn Close (5x, Actress)
Mare Winningham (5x, Actress)
Finn Wittrock (5x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1350, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 12/09/2019