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Uma Thurman


Uma Karuna Thurman was born in Boston, Massachusetts, into a highly unorthodox and Eurocentric family. She is the daughter of Nena Thurman (née Birgitte Caroline von Schlebrügge), a fashion model and socialite who now runs a mountain retreat, and of Robert Thurman (Robert Alexander Farrar Thurman), a professor and academic who is one of the ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 21 wins & 36 nominations. See more awards »

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  Anita (announced)
Anita Bryant
  Kill Bill: Vol. 3 (announced) (rumored)
 2014 Jump! (Short)
Wendy
 2013 Nymphomaniac: Vol. II
Mrs. H (credit only)
 2013 Movie 43
Fake Lois Lane (segment "Super Hero Speed Dating")
 2012 Smash (TV Series)
Rebecca Duvall
- Previews (2012) ... Rebecca Duvall
- Tech (2012) ... Rebecca Duvall
- Publicity (2012) ... Rebecca Duvall
- Understudy (2012) ... Rebecca Duvall
 2010 Ceremony
Zoe
 2009/I Motherhood
Eliza
 2008 My Zinc Bed (TV Movie)
Elsa Quinn
 2007 The Life Before Her Eyes
Diana (Adult)
 2003 Paycheck
Rachel
 2001 Tape
Amy
 1999 Sweet and Lowdown
Blanche
 1996 Duke of Groove (TV Short)
Maya
 1993 Mad Dog and Glory
Glory
 1990 Where the Heart Is
Daphne McBain
 1984 Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind
Kushana (English version, voice)
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Print advertisements for Tag Heuer Swiss watches (Slogan: What Are You Made Of?) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 14 Interviews | 38 Articles | 34 Pictorials | 91 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

U

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Personal Quote:

I had to go to a mirror and look at it. I couldn't picture myself in my own head. I had no image beyond a stick figure. I wasn't a mean person as a kid, or dumb, and something has to be said to justify excluding you. See more »

Trivia:

Has appeared in two films quoting the proverb "revenge is a dish best served cold", Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003) and Batman & Robin (1997) as well as Dangerous Liaisons (1988), an adaptation of the novel often credited with originating that expression. See more »

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Husky voice See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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I'm surprised this question wasn't on the FAQ's section... marcelcorleone
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