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Michelle Pfeiffer

Actress | * 04/29/1958 (60) | Santa Ana, California, USA
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Michelle Marie Pfeiffer (born April 29, 1958) is an American actress and producer. One of the most popular actresses of the 1980s and 1990s, she has received international acclaim and many accolades for her work in both comedic and dramatic films. Noted for her versatility as a character actress, Pfeiffer has become particularly known for portraying nuanced and unglamorous, emotionally distant women as well as strong female characters with intense sex appeal. Pfeiffer is widely considered to be among the most talented actresses of her generation. Pfeiffer began to pursue an acting career in 1978. After accepting several minor roles in television series and films, her first leading role was in the musical film Grease 2 (1982), the sequel to the popular 1978 film which, despite being critically and commercially unsuccessful, increased public interest in Pfeiffer. Frustrated with being typecast as the token pretty girl, Pfeiffer actively pursued more serious material. She received strong reviews for her breakout performance as gangster moll Elvira Hancock in the crime film Scarface (1983), and while her performance as one-third of t... ()
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Michelle Marie Pfeiffer  (born April 29, 1958) is an American actress and singer. She made her screen debut in 1980, but first garnered mainstream attention with her performance in Scarface (1983). She rose to prominence in the late 1980s and early 1990s with critically acclaimed performances in the films Dangerous Liaisons (1988), Married to the Mob (1988), The Fabulous Baker Boys (1989), The Russia House (1990), Frankie and Johnny (1991), Love Field (1992), Batman Returns (1992), and The Age of Innocence (1993). Michelle Pfeiffer has won numerous awards for her work, including the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Drama for The Fabulous Baker Boys, the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Dangerous Liaisons, and the Silver Bear for Best Actress for Love Field; each of these films also resulted in a nomination for an Academy Award. She received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on August 6, 2007. Her star is located at 6801 Hollywood Boulevard.

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

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Awards & Nominations for Michelle Pfeiffer

Golden Globe Award Silver Bear for Best Actress Crystal Award Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress 2x Academy Award for Best Actress

Movies with Michelle Pfeiffer as Actress(59)

as Queen Ingrith2019 Maleficent: Mistress of Evil
as Janet van Dyne2019 Avengers: Endgame
as Janet van Dyne / Wasp2018 Ant-Man and the Wasp
as Kyra2018 Where Is Kyra?
as Caroline Hubbard / Linda Arden2017 Murder on the Orient Express
as Woman2017 mother!
as Ruth Madoff2017 The Wizard of Lies
as Maggie Blake2013 The Family
as Elizabeth Collins Stoddard2012 Dark Shadows
as Lillian Harper2012 People Like Us
as Ingrid Withers2011 New Year's Eve
as Lea2009 Cheri
as Velma Von Tussle2007 Hairspray
as Lamia2007 Stardust
as Ingrid Magnussen2002 White Oleander
as Catwoman (archive footage)2001 Once Upon a Time: The Super Heroes
as Rita Harrison Williams2001 I Am Sam
as Claire Spencer2000 What Lies Beneath
as Beth Cappadora1999 The Deep End of the Ocean
as Katie Jordan1999 The Story of Us
as Zipporah1998 The Prince of Egypt
as Rose Cook Lewis1997 A Thousand Acres
as Tally Atwater1996 Up Close & Personal
as Gillian Lewis1996 To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday
as Melanie Parker1996 One Fine Day
as Louanne Johnson1995 Dangerous Minds
as Laura1994 Wolf
as Ellen Olenska1993 The Age of Innocence
as Lurene Hallett1992 Love Field
as Selina Kyle / Catwoman1992 Batman Returns
as Frankie1991 Frankie and Johnny
as Katya Orlova1990 The Russia House
as Susie Diamond1989 The Fabulous Baker Boys
as Jo Ann1988 Tequila Sunrise
as Madame Marie de Tourvel1988 Dangerous Liaisons
as Angela de Marco1988 Married to the Mob
as Brenda Landers1987 Amazon Women on the Moon
as Sukie Ridgemont1987 The Witches of Eastwick
as Faith Healy1986 Sweet Liberty
as Isabeau d'Anjou1985 Ladyhawke
as Diana1985 Into the Night
as Elvira Hancock1983 Scarface
as Stephanie Zinone1982 Grease 2
as Jennifer Williams1981 The Children Nobody Wanted
as Ginny Stamper1981 Splendor in the Grass
as Sue Lynn Bordeaux1981 Callie & Son
as Cordelia Farenington III1981 Charlie Chan and the Curse of the Dragon Queen
as Sue Wellington (1940's)1980 Falling in Love Again
as Suzie Q1980 The Hollywood Knights
as Tricia1979 The Solitary Man

TV Shows/Series with Michelle Pfeiffer as Actress(15)

as herself2007 The Graham Norton Show
1995 MADtv
1980 Enos
as Samantha 'Sunshine' Jensen1980 B.A.D. Cats
as The Bombshell1979 Delta House
1977 CHiPs
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Movies with Michelle Pfeiffer as Crew(2)

Production/Producer1997 A Thousand Acres
Production/Executive Producer1996 One Fine Day

Additional Information

Full Name: Michelle Pfeiff
Born: 04/29/1958 in Santa Ana (current age: 60)
Zodiac sign: Taurus (Chinese zodiac sign: Dog)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Golden West College, Fountain Valley High School
Spouses (current/former): Peter Horton, David E. Kelley
Children: Claudia Kelley, John Kelley
Siblings: Dedee Pfeiffer
Student of: Sanford Meisner
Other names for Michelle Pfeiffer (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Michele Pfeiffer"
"미셸 파이퍼"
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:408, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 03/13/2019