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Winona Ryder


Winona Ryder was born Winona Laura Horowitz and named after the town in which she was born, Winona, Minnesota. She grew up in a ranch commune in Northern California which had no electricity. She is the goddaughter of Timothy Leary. Her parents were friends of Beat poet Allen Ginsberg and once edited a book called "Shaman Woman Mainline Lady", an ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 15 wins & 24 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 Turks & Caicos (TV Movie)
Melanie Fall
 2013 Drunk History (TV Series)
Mary Dyer
- Boston (2013) ... Mary Dyer
 2012/IV The Letter
Martine
 2009 Water Pills (Short)
Carrie
 2007/II Welcome (Short)
Cynthia
 2004 The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things
Psychologist (uncredited)
 2001 Zoolander
Winona Ryder (uncredited)
 2000 Strangers with Candy (TV Series)
Fran
- The Last Temptation of Blank (2000) ... Fran
 1998 Celebrity
Nola
 1996 Boys
Patty Vare
 1996 Looking for Richard (Documentary)
Lady Anne
 1994 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Allison Taylor
- Lisa's Rival (1994) ... Allison Taylor (voice)
 1988 1969
Beth
 1987 Square Dance
Gemma
 1986 Lucas
Rina
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Other Works:

Narrated the audio book version of Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl - The Definitive Edition, published by Bantam Doubleday Dell Audio Publishing, August, 1995 (ISBN: 0-553-47347-6) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 4 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 19 Interviews | 36 Articles | 12 Pictorials | 82 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 3½" (1.61 m)
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Personal Quote:

My father is an atheist. My mother is Buddhist. They encouraged my siblings and me to take the best part of other religions to make our own belief system. See more »

Trivia:

In late 1999, she started her own music company, Roustabout Studios. See more »

Trademark:

Large brown eyes See more »

Nickname:

Noni

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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