Biography

Catherine Élise "Cate" Blanchett (born 14 May 1969) is an Australian actress and theatre director. She has won multiple acting awards, most notably two SAGs, two Golden Globe Awards, two BAFTAs, and two Academy Awards, as well as the Volpi Cup at the 64th Venice International Film Festival. Blanchett has earned seven Academy Award nominations between 1998 and 2015. Blanchett came to international attention for her role as Elizabeth I of England in the 1998 film Elizabeth, directed by Shekhar Kapur, a role which she reprised in Elizabeth: The Golden Age (2007). She is also well-known for her portrayal of the elf queen Galadriel in Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings trilogy (2001–2003) and the The Hobbit trilogy (2012–2014), Colonel-Doctor Irina Spalko in Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008), Katharine Hepburn in Martin Scorsese's The Aviator (2004), Daisy Fuller in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), Jasmine Francis in Blue Jasmine (2013), Carol Aird in Carol (2015) and Hela in Thor: Ragnarok (2017). For her roles in The Aviator and Blue Jasmine, Blanchett received Academy Awards. From 2008 to 2013, she and her husband Andrew Upton were artistic directors of the Sydney Theatre Company.

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Catherine Élise "Cate" Blanchett (born 14 May 1969) is an Australian actress and theatre director. She has won multiple acting awards, most notably two SAGs, two Golden Globe Awards, two BAFTAs, and two Academy Awards, as well as the Volpi Cup at the 64th Venice International Film Festival. Blanchett has earned seven Academy Award nominations between 1998 and 2015. Blanchett came to international attention for her role as Elizabeth I of England in the 1998 film Elizabeth, directed by Shekhar Kapur, a role which she reprised in Elizabeth: The Golden Age (2007). She is also well-known for her portrayal of the elf queen Galadriel in Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings trilogy (2001–2003) and the The Hobbit trilogy (2012–2014), Colonel-Doctor Irina Spalko in Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008), Katharine Hepburn in Martin Scorsese's The Aviator (2004), Daisy Fuller in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), Jasmine Francis in Blue Jasmine (2013), Carol Aird in Carol (2015) and Hela in Thor: Ragnarok (2017). For her roles in The Aviator and Blue Jasmine, Blanchett received Academy Awards. From 2008 to 2013, she and her husband Andrew Upton were artistic directors of the Sydney Theatre Company.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 98

Birthday 1969-05-14

Place of Birth Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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Also Known As

  • كيت بلانشيت
  • Кейт Бланшетт
  • 凯特·布兰切特
  • เคต บลานเชตต์
  • ケイト・ブランシェット
  • 케이트 블란쳇

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Mrs. America(1 episode) as Phyllis Schlafly
Earthflight 3D as Narrator
Lucy and Desi as Lucille Ball
Cascade
2019 Where'd You Go, Bernadette as Bernadette Fox
2019 How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World as Valka (voice)
2018 This Changes Everything
2018 Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle as Kaa
2018 The House with a Clock in Its Walls as Mrs. Zimmerman
2018 The Carnival Is Over
2018 Uncanny Valley as Lee
2018 Jill Bilcock: Dancing the Invisible as Herself
2018 Ocean's Eight as Lou
2018 Terror Nullius as (Archive Footage)
2017 Thor: Ragnarok as Hela
2017 Spielberg as Herself
2017 Song to Song as Amanda
2017 Jill Billcock: The Art of Film Editing as Self
2017 Voyage of Time: Life's Journey as Narrator (voice)
2017 Red as Mother
2016 Refugee as Narrator (voice)
2015 Cancer Vixen: A True Story as n.a.
2015 Carol as Carol Aird
2015 Manifesto as Various
2015 Truth as Mary Mapes
2015 Cinderella as Lady Tremaine
2015 Knight of Cups as Nancy
2014 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies as Galadriel
2014 How to Train Your Dragon 2 as Valka (voice)
2014 Slow Motion as Herself
2014 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden as Dore Strauch
2014 The Monuments Men as Claire Simone
2013 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug as Galadriel
2013 Journey to the South Pacific as Narrator
2013 Making a Scene as Woman
2013 The Turning as Gail Lang
2013 Blue Jasmine as Jasmine Francis
2013 Girl Rising as Narrator - Haiti (voice)
2012 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey as Galadriel
2012 A Cautionary Tail
2011 Hanna as Marissa Wiegler
2010 Robin Hood as Marion Loxley
2010 The Real Robin Hood as Herself
2008 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button as Daisy Fuller
2008 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull as Irina Spalko
2007 I'm Not There. as Jude
2007 Elizabeth: The Golden Age as Elizabeth I
2007 In the Company of Actors as Herself
2007 The Graham Norton Show(1 episode) as Herself
2007 Hot Fuzz as Janine
2006 Notes on a Scandal as Sheba Hart
2006 The Good German as Lena Brandt
2006 Babel as Susan Jones
2005 The Reichen Show(1 episode)
2005 Little Fish as Tracy
2005 This Is an Adventure
2005 Matthew Gray Gubler's Life Aquatic Intern Journal as Herself
2004 The Aviator as Katharine Hepburn
2004 The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou as Jane Winslett-Richardson
2004 Stories of Lost Souls as Julie-Anne
2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King as Galadriel
2003 The Missing as Maggie Gilkeson
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show(1 episode)
2003 Coffee and Cigarettes as Cate/Shelly
2003 Veronica Guerin as Veronica Guerin
2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers as Galadriel
2002 Heaven as Philippa
2002 E! Live From the Red Carpet(2 episodes) as Herself
2001 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring as Galadriel
2001 The Shipping News as Petal
2001 Charlotte Gray as Charlotte Gray
2001 A Passage to Middle-earth: Making of 'Lord of the Rings' as Herself
2001 Quest for the Ring as Herself
2001 Bandits as Kate Wheeler
2001 Good Day Live(1 episode)
2000 The Gift as Annie Wilson
2000 The Man Who Cried as Lola
1999 The Talented Mr. Ripley as Meredith Logue
1999 The Early Show(2 episodes)
1999 Pushing Tin as Connie Falzone
1999 An Ideal Husband as Lady Gertrude Chiltern
1998 Elizabeth as Elizabeth I
1997 Oscar and Lucinda as Lucinda Leplastrier
1997 Thank God He Met Lizzie as Lizzie
1997 The View(1 episode)
1997 Paradise Road as Susan Macarthy
1996 Parklands as Rosie
1995 Bordertown(10 episodes) as Bianca
1994 Inside the Actors Studio(1 episode)
1994 Heartland(13 episodes) as Elizabeth Ashton
1994 Police Rescue: The Movie as Vivian
1993 GMTV(1 episode)
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(3 episodes)
1990 Crabs as Blonde cheerleader (extra)
1983 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee(2 episodes)
1981 Wanna bet, that..?(1 episode)
1953 The Academy Awards(2 episodes) as Cate Blanchett
1953 The Academy Awards(3 episodes)
1952 Today(2 episodes)

Production

Mrs. America(1 episode)Executive Producer
2015 CarolExecutive Producer

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