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Michelle Pfeiffer

Michelle Pfeiffer was born in Santa Ana, California, to Donna Jean (Taverna) and Richard Pfeiffer, a heating and air-conditioning contractor. She has an older brother and two younger sisters - Dedee Pfeiffer and Lori Pfeiffer, who both dabbled in acting and modeling but decided against making it their life's work. Her parents were both originally ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 24 wins & 35 nominations. See more awards »

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Scarface Elvira Hancock
Batman Returns
Batman Returns Catwoman / Selina Kyle
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What Lies Beneath Claire Spencer
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Dark Shadows Elizabeth Collins Stoddard


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Stage play: "Twelfth Night", by William Shakespere -playing Olivia-. Dir. Harold Guskin. Delacorte Theater, New York, USA. See more »

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1 Print Biography | 19 Interviews | 16 Articles | 24 Pictorials | 72 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Michele Pfeiffer


5' 7½" (1.71 m)

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[on her role as "Velma Von Tussle" in Hairspray (2007)] It's a lot of fun to play mean and sinister - but you certainly put yourself at risk for scenery chewing. And, every once in a while, Adam [Adam Shankman, the director] would come over to me after a take and say, "Hey, Michelle - is there a chair leg in your teeth?" See more »


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