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Kathleen Doyle Bates (born June 28, 1948) is an American theatrical, film and television actress.
Bates was born in Memphis, Tennessee and graduated from White Station High in Memphis. She attended the Southern Methodist University, majoring in theatre, and graduated in 1969. She did her first ever nude scene at the age of 43 in At Play in the Fields of the Lord (1991). She undressed again for a jacuzzi scene in About Schmidt (2002).
Kathy Bates has been nominated three times for an Academy Award. She was nominated for Best supporting actress in 1998 for Primary Colors and again in 2002 for About Schmidt. In 1990 she received the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in Misery, as the insane Annie Wilkes, an obsessed fan holding her favorite author captive. She is also a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Board of Governors. Her nickname is Bobo.
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Her nickname is Bobo. Geneviève Bujold continues to work in film, primarily with independent production companies. She is also a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Board of Governors. Kate Mulgrew replaced her. In 1990 she received the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in Misery, as the insane Annie Wilkes, an obsessed fan holding her favorite author captive. However, she dropped out after filming just a few scenes of Caretaker, the series' first episode, stating that the work schedule was too demanding. She was nominated for Best supporting actress in 1998 for Primary Colors and again in 2002 for About Schmidt. In 1995, she signed to play the lead character Kathryn Janeway in the American television series Star Trek: Voyager.
Kathy Bates has been nominated three times for an Academy Award. In the ensuing years she gave many sterling performances but never reached the heights to which many believed were possible. She undressed again for a jacuzzi scene in About Schmidt (2002). Her considerable acting skills had the media touting her to become one of the brightest stars but Bujold's temperament led to run-ins with her employer Universal Studios and she walked away from her contract, resulting in a lawsuit. She did her first ever nude scene at the age of 43 in At Play in the Fields of the Lord (1991). For her powerful performance, she won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a motion-picture drama as well as a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress. She attended the Southern Methodist University, majoring in theatre, and graduated in 1969. In 1969, she starred opposite Richard Burton in the film, Anne of the Thousand Days.
Bates was born in Memphis, Tennessee and graduated from White Station High in Memphis. In 1968, she was awarded the Prix Suzanne Bianchetti as the most promising young actress in French film and starred in Isabel, directed by her husband. Kathleen Doyle Bates (born June 28, 1948) is an American theatrical, film and television actress. That year, she married director Paul Almond with whom she had a son. Audition Singer: 'Even the Horses Had Wings'. Bujold appeared in a variety of film roles for Canadian and U.S. television earning a 1967 Emmy Award nomination for her performance as Joan of Arc in an NBC "Hallmark Hall of Fame" presentation. Taking Off (1971) (as Bobo Bates) ... This led to her staying in France for a time where she made more films with noted French directors such as Louis Malle.
Selma Darin. Dramatically trained at Montreal's Conservatory of Dramatic Art, she got her big break while on tour with a theatrical company in Paris, France when prominent French director Alain Resnais selected her for a role opposite Yves Montand in La guerre est finie (1966). Straight Time (1978) ... She disliked her school and its strict discipline and escaped the bleak world she was raised in to pursue a career in acting. Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean (1982). Related to famous Québécois strongman, Louis Cyr, Geneviève Bujold was raised by strict Roman Catholic parents who sent her to a convent school for her full twelve years of education. Furniture Man's Wife. Geneviève Bujold (born July 1, 1942 in Montréal, Quebec) is a Québécois actress.
Two of a Kind (1983) ... as Julie Fourchu. Romanian Judge. Les Belles histoires des Pays-d'en-Haut (1956) ... Nadia (1984) (TV) (uncredited) ... Ti-Jean caribou (1963). Belle Bodelle (1984). as Sophie Martin.
"All My Children" (1970) TV Series ... Amanita Pestilens (1963) ... Woman on Mateo Street. as Genevieve. Morning After, The (1986) ... La fleur de l'âge, ou Les adolescentes (1964) ... Katherine Kovacs. as Barbara.
Johnny Bull (1986) (TV) ... La terre à boire (1964) ... Bobbi Burk. La fin des étés (1964). Murder Ordained (1987) (TV) ... as Geneviève. Ruth. Geneviève (1965) ...
Summer Heat (1987) ... as Nadine Sallanches. Helen Blake. La guerre est finie (1966) ... Bates) ... as Coquelicot. My Best Friend Is a Vampire (aka I Was a Teenage Vampire) (1988) (as Kathy D. Le roi de coeur (1966) ...
Canby. s Genevieve. Mrs. Entre la mer et l'eau douce (1967) ... Arthur 2: On the Rocks (1988) ... as Charlotte. Wade (1989) (TV). Le voleur (1967) ...
Roe vs. as Isabel. No Place Like Home (1989) (TV). Isabel (1968) (1968) ... Signs of Life (1989) .... Mary Beth Alder. Anne of the Thousand Days (1969) .... as Anne Boleyn. High Stakes (1989) .... Jill. as Martha Hayes.
Lisa Coleman. Act of the Heart (1970) ... Men Don't Leave (1990) ... as Cassandra. Green. The Trojan Women (1971) ... Mrs. as Saguenay.
Dick Tracy (1990) ... Journey (1972) ... Rosemary. as Élisabeth. White Palace (1990) ... Kamouraska (1973) ... Annie Wilkes. as Antigone.
Misery (1990) ... Antigone (1974) ... Hazel Quarrier. as Denise Marshall. At Play in the Fields of the Lord (1991) ... Earthquake ... Evelyn Couch. as Marie-Charlotte Pontalec.
Fried Green Tomatoes (1991) ... L'Incorrigible (1975) ... Prostitute. as Jane Barnet. Shadows and Fog (1992) ... Swashbuckler (1976) ... Leah Blier. as Elizabeth Courtland/Sandra Portinari.
Prelude to a Kiss (1992) ... Obsession (1976) ... Bibby Berman. as Maritza. Used People (1992) ... Alex & the Gypsy (1976) ... Elsa Barlow. as Jeanne Leroy.
The Road to Mecca (1992) ... Un autre homme, une autre chance (1977) (as Genevieve Bujold) ... Peggy Say. Susan Wheeler. Hostages (1993) (TV) ... as Dr. Frances Lacey. Coma (1978) ...
A Home of Our Own (1993) ... as Annie Crook. Rae Flowers. Murder by Decree (1979) ... The Stand (1994) ... as Bernadette Lafleur. Alaskan Mom. The Last Flight of Noah's Ark (1980) ...
North (1994) ... as Nicole Thomson. Ella Tate. Final Assignment (1980) ... Curse of the Starving Class (1994) ... as Elizabeth Beaufort. Dolores Claiborne. Mistress of Paradise (1981) ...
Dolores Claiborne (1995) ... as Clara. Talking with (1995) (TV). Monsignor (1982) ... Meg Bethune. as Beryl Thibodeaux. Angus (1995) ... Tightrope (1984) ...
Goo. as Nancy. Mr. Choose Me (1984) ... The West Side Waltz (1995) (TV) ... as Wanda. Helen Kushnick. Trouble in Mind (1985) ...
The Late Shift (1996) (TV) ... The Moderns (1988) .... as Libby Valentin. Shirley Voguel. as Claire Niveau. Diabolique (1996) ... Dead Ringers (1988) ... Maurine Collier. Red Earth, White Earth (1989).
The War at Home (1996) ... as Claire Rocheleau. Miss Swaffer. Les Noces de papier (1989) ... Swept from the Sea (1997) ... as Rachel Roux. Margaret 'Molly' Brown. False Identity (1990) ...
Titanic (1997) ... as Marie Aubriac. Margaret Brown. Rue du Bac (1991) ... Titanic Explorer (1997) ... The Dance Goes On (1992). Libby Holden. as Eva.
Primary Colors (1998) ... Oh, What a Night (1992) ... Voice of Raphaella, the Magic Bunny. as Irene Betts. The Effects of Magic (1998) ... An Ambush of Ghosts (1993) ... Helen 'Mama' Boucher. as Marie-Alexandrine Brabant.
The Waterboy (1998) ... Mon amie Max (1994) ... Bankruptcy Judge. as Leona, Gepetto's Assistant. A Civil Action (1998) (uncredited) ... The Adventures of Pinocchio (1996) .. Miss Hannigan. Laurent.
Annie (1999) (TV) ... as Suzanne St. Baby Steps (1999). Dead Innocent (1996) .. Mother Superior. Pascal. Bruno (2000) ... as Mrs.
The Squirrel Lady. The House of Yes (1997) .. Rat Race (2001) ... as Jeanne Brault. Ma James. Eye of the Beholder (1999) .. American Outlaws (2001) ... as Natalie.
Mary Ann Bankhead. Alex in Wonder (2001) .. Love Liza (2002) ... as Lily Melnick. Christine Chapman. Jericho Mansions (2003) .. My Sister's Keeper (2002) (TV) ... Finding Home (2003) ... as Katie.
Belmont. Mrs. Dragonfly (2002) ... Roberta Hertzel.
About Schmidt (2002) ... Grace Beasley. Unconditional Love (2002) ... The Tulse Luper Suitcases: The Moab Story (2003).
The Marquesa. The Bridge of San Luis Rey (2004) ... Queen Victoria. Around the World in 80 Days (2004) ...
Kippie Kann. Little Black Book (2004) ...