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Kelly Macdonald

Scottish actress Kelly Macdonald was born and raised in Glasgow. Her parents divorced when she was young, and she was raised by her mother, a sales executive in the garment industry. She has one brother, David. As a hobby, she acted in an amateur theatrical club, which she enjoyed a great deal. Macdonald was working as a barmaid, when she saw a ... See full bio »
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Nominated for 3 Golden Globes. Another 15 wins & 28 nominations. See more awards »

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Played Donna in the UK premiere of "Hurlburly" by David Rabe - Old Vic Theatre, London

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1 Interview | 4 Articles | 4 Pictorials | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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5' 2½" (1.59 m)

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They're naughty, all those writers - they mess around with people. I know James Gandolfini got a bit fed up on 'The Sopranos': if he said anything in front of a writer, told them a story from his life, it could make its way into the script. See more »


Trainspotting (1996) was released on Kelly's 20th birthday. See more »


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