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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 23 wins & 59 nominations. See more awards »

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Pulp Fiction
Pulp Fiction Mia Wallace
Kill Bill: Vol. 1
Kill Bill: Vol. 1 The Bride
Gattaca Irene Cassini
Batman & Robin
Batman & Robin Poison Ivy / Dr. Pamela Isley


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 2017 My So Called Wife (TV Series) (filming)
Lenny Cohen
- Pilot (2017) ... Lenny Cohen
 2016 The Brits Are Coming (post-production)
Harriet Fox
 2015/I Burnt
Simone Forth
 2015 The Slap (TV Series)
- Ritchie (2015) ... Anouk
- Rosie (2015) ... Anouk
- Aisha (2015) ... Anouk
- Connie (2015) ... Anouk (credit only)
- Manolis (2015) ... Anouk (credit only)
 2014 American Dad! (TV Series)
Gwen Ling
- Now and Gwen (2014) ... Gwen Ling (voice)
 2014 Jump! (Short)
 2014/X The Gift (Short)
Miss Anderson
 2014 The Mundane Goddess (Short)
 2012 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
 2009/I Motherhood
 2008 My Zinc Bed (TV Movie)
Elsa Quinn
 2007 The Life Before Her Eyes
Diana (Adult)
 2005 Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind
Kushana (voice)
 2003 Paycheck
 2001 Tape
 1999 Sweet and Lowdown
 1996 Duke of Groove (TV Short)
 1984 Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind
Kushana (English version, voice)
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In show business, to pry open doors in new areas is really tough. Until you have a successful comedy, people don't think you could be funny, which is what makes a director like Quentin Tarantino so special. He sees beyond the things on the resume that you've done to date and opens up wonderful cans of worms for you to crawl into. That's a cool thing. See more »


Auditioned for the role of Cathy in Wuthering Heights (1992). The role went to Juliette Binoche. See more »


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