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Anjelica Huston

Anjelica Huston was born on July 8, 1951 in Santa Monica, California, to prima ballerina Enrica "Ricki" (Soma) and director and actor John Huston. Her mother, who was from New York, was of Italian descent, and her father had English, Scottish, and Scots-Irish ancestry. Huston spent most of her childhood overseas, in Ireland and England, and in ... See full bio »

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 2015 Transparent (TV Series)
- Episode #2.9 (2015)
- Episode #2.10 (2015)
 2014 BoJack Horseman (TV Series)
Angela Diaz
- The Telescope (2014) ... Angela Diaz (voice)
 2014 Pixie Hollow Bake Off (TV Movie)
Queen Clarion (voice)
 2012-2013 Smash (TV Series)
Eileen Rand
- The Tonys (2013) ... Eileen Rand
- The Transfer (2013) ... Eileen Rand
- The Producers (2013) ... Eileen Rand
 2011 Pixie Hollow Games (TV Short)
Queen Clarion (voice)
 2011 50/50
 2011 Horrid Henry: The Movie
Miss Battleaxe
 2010 A Cat in Paris
Claudine (English version, voice)
 2008 Spirit of the Forest
Mrs. D'Abondo (English version, voice)
 2008 Tinker Bell (Video)
Queen Clarion (voice)
 2008 The Kreutzer Sonata
 2007 Martian Child
 2007 The Darjeeling Limited
 2007 The Irish Country House (Video)
 2006 Covert One: The Hades Factor (TV Mini-Series)
 2005 These Foolish Things
Lottie Osgood
 2003 Kaena: The Prophecy
Queen of the Selenites (English version, voice)
 2002 Barbie as Rapunzel (Video)
Gothel (voice)
 2001 The Mists of Avalon (TV Mini-Series)
 1999 Cleopatra: The First Woman of Power (Video documentary)
 1998 Phoenix
 1995 The Crossing Guard
 1995 The Perez Family
Carmela Perez
 1995 Buffalo Girls (TV Movie)
Calamity Jane
 1993 Family Pictures (TV Movie)
Lainey Eberlin
 1989 Lonesome Dove (TV Mini-Series)
Clara Allen
- Return (1989) ... Clara Allen
- The Plains (1989) ... Clara Allen
- On the Trail (1989) ... Clara Allen (credit only)
- Leaving (1989) ... Clara Allen (credit only)
 1988 Mr. North
Persis Bosworth-Tennyson
 1988 A Handful of Dust
Mrs. Rattery
 1986 Good to Go
 1984 The Cowboy and the Ballerina (TV Movie)
 1983-1984 Faerie Tale Theatre (TV Series)
Marguerite / Primrose
- Beauty and the Beast (1984) ... Marguerite
- The Nightingale (1983) ... Primrose
 1984 The Ice Pirates
 1984 This Is Spinal Tap
Polly Deutsch (as Angelica Huston)
 1983 A Rose for Emily (Short)
Miss Emily Grierson
 1982-1983 Laverne & Shirley (TV Series)
Miss Paris / Geraldine
- The Fashion Show (1983) ... Miss Paris
- An Affair to Forget (1982) ... Geraldine
 1982 The Comic Book Kids (TV Series)
The Princess
 1982 Frances
Mental Patient
 1976 The Last Tycoon
Edna (as Angelica Huston)
 1976 Swashbuckler
Woman of Dark Visage
 1975 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Woman in Crowd on Pier (uncredited)
 1969 Hamlet
Court Lady
 1969 Sinful Davey (uncredited)
 1967 Casino Royale
Agent Mimi's Hands (uncredited)
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Author of the memoir, "A Story Lately Told: Coming of Age in Ireland, London and New York", Scribner, New York, NY. See more »

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2 Biographical Movies | 3 Print Biographies | 9 Interviews | 5 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 10 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Anjelica Houston | Angelica Huston


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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Of course, drugs were fun. And that's what's so stupid about anti-drug campaigns - they don't admit that. See more »


Was offered the role of Annie Wilkes in Misery (1990), but turned it down. The role went to Kathy Bates. See more »


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