Best Supporting Female

by IMDb-Awards-Central | created - 06 Dec 2013 | updated - 25 Nov 2014 | Public

The 2015 Nominees for the Independent Spirit Awards, Best Supporting Female.

1. Patricia Arquette

Actress | Boyhood

With her expressive blue eyes, soft, Southern-tinged voice and an acting range that can carry her from hysterically funny to terrifying in seconds, Patricia Arquette is one of the most underrated and talented actresses of her generation. Though she has been working for years, she's always stayed ...

Nominated for Boyhood (I) (2014)

2. Jessica Chastain

Actress | Zero Dark Thirty

Jessica Michelle Chastain was born in Sacramento, California, and was raised in a middle-class household in a northern California suburb. Her mother, Jerri Chastain, is a vegan chef whose family is originally from Kansas, and her stepfather is a fireman. She discovered dance at the age of nine and ...

Nominated for A Most Violent Year (2014)

3. Carmen Ejogo

Actress | Selma

Carmen Elizabeth Ejogo was born in Kensington, London, England, to a Nigerian father and a Scottish mother. Her television career began in the United Kingdom in the early 1990s, where she presented the children's series Saturday Disney (1990). Subsequently, she has had an acting career in the ...

Nominated for Selma (2014)

4. Andrea Suarez Paz

Actress | Stand Clear of the Closing Doors

Andrea Suarez Paz is an actress, known for Stand Clear of the Closing Doors (2013), Christmas, Again (2014) and Sueño (2005).

Nominated for Stand Clear of the Closing Doors (2013)

5. Emma Stone

Actress | La La Land

Emily Jean "Emma" Stone was born in Scottsdale, Arizona, to Krista (Yeager), a homemaker, and Jeffrey Charles Stone, a contracting company founder and CEO. She is of Swedish (from her paternal grandfather), English, German, Scottish, and Irish descent. Stone began acting as a child as a member of ...

Nominated for Birdman (2014)