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Cate Blanchett


Cate Blanchett was born on May 14, 1969 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, to June (Gamble), an Australian teacher and property developer, and Robert DeWitt Blanchett, Jr., an American advertising executive, originally from Texas. She has an older brother and a younger sister. When she was ten years old, her 40-year-old father died of a sudden ... See full bio »
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Won 2 Oscars. Another 139 wins & 170 nominations. See more awards »

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 2017 Thor: Ragnarok (pre-production) (rumored)
 2016/II Weightless (completed)
 2015/III Manifesto
 2015 Truth
Mary Mapes
 2015 Carol
Carol Aird
 2013/I The Turning
Gail Lang (segment "Reunion")
 2008 Ponyo
Granmamare (English version, voice)
 2007 Hot Fuzz
Janine (uncredited)
 2006/I Babel
Susan
 2003 Coffee and Cigarettes
Cate / Shelly (segment "Cousins")
 2002/I Heaven
Philippa
 1997 Paradise Road
Susan Macarthy
 1996 Parklands
Rosie
 1994 Police Rescue
Vivian
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Stage: Played Ophelia in the Belvoir Street Theatre Company's production of "Hamlet", opposite Richard Roxburgh, 1995. See more »

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1 Print Biography | 24 Interviews | 46 Articles | 10 Pictorials | 192 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 8½" (1.74 m)
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[on if she get fed up with being asked how she handles motherhood and her career] That question is only directed toward women: "How do you have it all?" I think we live in a world where there's still not equal pay for equal work. I still don't understand how in 2014 why that's not the case. I'm not necessarily talking about the industry in which we work. It's every industry. I think the things ... See more »

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Holds the record as the only Australian actress to win two Academy Awards. See more »

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