Biography

American film actress Diane Keaton (Born Diane Hall), began her career on stage and got her first major role in the Broadway rock musical "Hair" as understudy to the lead. Keaton made her film debut in the 1972 screen adaptation of Woody Allen’s Broadway play "Play It Again, Sam". That same year Keaton was cast in her first major film role as Kay Adams-Corleone in the Oscar-winning movie “The Godfather”. Keaton established herself as a comic actor in her next two films “Sleeper” (1973) and “Love and Death” (1975).

In 1977, Keaton veered away from her comedic image to appear in the remarkable “Looking for Mr. Goodbar”, which won her a Golden Globe nomination. It was that same year that she appeared in the title role of “Annie Hall”, which many consider to be her best performance. The following year Keaton was awarded the Oscar for best actress in a leading role, as well as the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Film Award. In the early 1990’s Keaton began to play more mature roles, though she reprised the role of Kay Adams-Corleone in the third "Godfather" epic, The Godfather: Part III (1990). She appeared in the well-liked  “Father of the Bride” (1991) and “Father of the Bride Part II” (1995) as “Nina Banks” the wife of “George Banks” played by Steve Martin. Some of her popular later films include: The First Wives Club (1996), Something's Gotta Give (2003) and The Family Stone (2005). In addition to acting, she is also a director, producer, screenwriter, photographer, real estate developer, and occasional singer. Her first record was an original cast recording of Hair, in 1971. In 1977, she began recording tracks for a solo album, but the finished product was never seen. In 1995 she received high marks for Unstrung Heroes (1995), her first major feature as a director. Keaton was romantically involved with several other celebrities such as Warren Beatty, Al Pacino and her most famous romance - Woody Allen. In 2001 Keaton publicly announced that she was giving up on pursuing romance and later adopted two children, a daughter, Dexter (adopted 1996), and a son, Duke (adopted 2001). 

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American film actress Diane Keaton (Born Diane Hall), began her career on stage and got her first major role in the Broadway rock musical "Hair" as understudy to the lead. Keaton made her film debut in the 1972 screen adaptation of Woody Allen’s Broadway play "Play It Again, Sam". That same year Keaton was cast in her first major film role as Kay Adams-Corleone in the Oscar-winning movie “The Godfather”. Keaton established herself as a comic actor in her next two films “Sleeper” (1973) and “Love and Death” (1975).

In 1977, Keaton veered away from her comedic image to appear in the remarkable “Looking for Mr. Goodbar”, which won her a Golden Globe nomination. It was that same year that she appeared in the title role of “Annie Hall”, which many consider to be her best performance. The following year Keaton was awarded the Oscar for best actress in a leading role, as well as the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Film Award. In the early 1990’s Keaton began to play more mature roles, though she reprised the role of Kay Adams-Corleone in the third "Godfather" epic, The Godfather: Part III (1990). She appeared in the well-liked  “Father of the Bride” (1991) and “Father of the Bride Part II” (1995) as “Nina Banks” the wife of “George Banks” played by Steve Martin. Some of her popular later films include: The First Wives Club (1996), Something's Gotta Give (2003) and The Family Stone (2005). In addition to acting, she is also a director, producer, screenwriter, photographer, real estate developer, and occasional singer. Her first record was an original cast recording of Hair, in 1971. In 1977, she began recording tracks for a solo album, but the finished product was never seen. In 1995 she received high marks for Unstrung Heroes (1995), her first major feature as a director. Keaton was romantically involved with several other celebrities such as Warren Beatty, Al Pacino and her most famous romance - Woody Allen. In 2001 Keaton publicly announced that she was giving up on pursuing romance and later adopted two children, a daughter, Dexter (adopted 1996), and a son, Duke (adopted 2001). 

Personal Info

Gender Female

Known Credits 78

Birthday 1946-01-05

Place of Birth Los Angeles, California, USA

Official Site http://dianekeaton.com/

Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 Hampstead as Emily Walters
2016 The Young Pope(11 episodes) as Sister Mary
2016 Finding Dory as Jenny (voice)
2015 Love the Coopers as Charlotte Cooper
2014 5 Flights Up as Ruth Carver
2014 And So It Goes as Leah
2013 The Big Wedding as Ellie Griffin
2013 Colorshop Volume One
2012 Darling Companion as Beth Winter
2011 Woody Allen: A Documentary as Herself
2010 Morning Glory as Colleen Peck
2008 Smother as Marilyn Cooper
2008 Mad Money as Bridget Cardigan
2007 Mama's Boy as Jan Mannus
2007 The Graham Norton Show(1 episode) as Herself
2007 Because I Said So as Daphne
2006 Surrender, Dorothy as Natalie Swerdlow
2005 The Family Stone as Sybil Stone
2005 The Colbert Report(1 episode)
2003 Something's Gotta Give as Erica Barry
2003 On Thin Ice
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show(3 episodes)
2002 Crossed Over as Beverly Lowry
2001 Sister Mary Explains It All as Sister Mary Ignatius
2001 Town & Country as Ellie Stoddard
2001 Plan B as Fran Varecchio
2000 Hanging Up as Georgia Mozell
1999 The Early Show(1 episode)
1999 The Other Sister as Elizabeth Tate
1997 The Wonderful World of Disney(1 episode)
1997 Northern Lights as Roberta Blumstein
1997 The View(2 episodes)
1997 The Only Thrill as Carol Fitzsimmons
1996 Marvin's Room as Bessie
1996 The First Wives Club as Annie MacDuggan Paradis
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(1 episode)
1995 Father of the Bride Part II as Nina Banks
1994 Amelia Earhart: The Final Flight as Amelia Earhart
1993 Look Who's Talking Now! as Daphne (voice)
1993 Manhattan Murder Mystery as Carol Lipton
1992 Running Mates as Aggie Snow
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(2 episodes)
1991 Father of the Bride as Nina Banks
1990 The Godfather: Part III as Kay Adams Michelson
1990 The Godfather Family: A Look Inside as Herself
1989 The Lemon Sisters as Eloise Hamer
1988 The Good Mother as Anna
1987 Baby Boom as J.C. Wiatt
1987 Radio Days as New Year's Eve Singer
1986 Crimes of the Heart as Lenny Magrath
1984 Mrs. Soffel as Kate Soffel
1984 The Little Drummer Girl as Charlie
1982 Shoot the Moon as Faith Dunlap
1981 Reds as Louise Bryant
1979 Manhattan as Mary Wilkie
1978 Interiors as Renata
1977 The Godfather Epic as Kay Adams Corleone
1977 Looking for Mr. Goodbar as Theresa
1977 Annie Hall as Annie Hall
1976 Harry and Walter Go To New York as Lissa Chestnut
1976 I Will, I Will...For Now as Katie Bingham
1975 Love and Death as Sonja
1974 The Godfather: Part II as Kay Corleone
1973 Sleeper as Luna Schlosser
1972 Play It Again, Sam as Linda Christie
1972 The Godfather as Kay Adams
1971 Men of Crisis: The Harvey Wallinger Story as Renata Wallinger
1970 Lovers and Other Strangers as Joan Vecchio
1967 Mannix(1 episode)
1965 The F.B.I.(1 episode)
1953 The Academy Awards(5 episodes)
1900 The Godfather Saga(0 episodes) as Kay Adams-Corleone

Directing

2001 Pasadena(1 episode)Director
2000 Hanging UpDirector
1995 Unstrung HeroesDirector
1991 WildflowerDirector
1990 Twin Peaks(1 episode)Director
1988 China Beach(1 episode)Director
1987 HeavenDirector

Production

2001 Pasadena(13 episodes)Producer

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