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Annette Bening


Annette Bening was born on May 29, 1958 in Topeka, Kansas, the youngest of four children. Her family moved to California when she was young, and she grew up there. She graduated from San Francisco State University and began her acting career with the American Conservatory Theatre in San Francisco, eventually moving to New York where she acted on ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 39 wins & 49 nominations. See more awards »

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Other Works:

Stage play: Medea by Euripides (translated by Kenneth McLeish and Frederic Raphael), playing Medea, at the Ralph Freud Playhouse, Los Angeles, California, USA. See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 4 Interviews | 9 Articles | 6 Pictorials | 14 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

A.B.

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5' 8" (1.73 m)
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The movie business is tough. It's driven by economics and economics are about trying to get a lot of people into the theater. That's the reality of the business, the culture we're in. See more »

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Listed as one of twelve "Promising New Actors of 1990" in John Willis' Screen World, Vol. 42. See more »

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Gemini

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