Person Details

Birthday: 1959-03-23 20:12:21

Aliases: Catherine Ann Keener , Кэтрин Кинер , 캐서린 키너

Gender: Female

Place of birth: Miami, Florida, USA

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Movie Involvements: 42

TV Involvements: 4


Most Famous Work

Biography

Catherine Ann Keener (born March 23, 1959) is an American actress. Considered one of the independent film industry's most reliable performers, Keener is known for portraying disgruntled and melancholic yet sympathetic women in independent films, as well as supporting roles in studio films. She has been twice nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for Being John Malkovich (1999) and for her portrayal of author Harper Lee in Capote (2005). Keener also appeared in the films The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005), Into the Wild (2007), Synecdoche, New York (2008), and Get Out (2017), which were all well received by critics. Keener is the muse of director Nicole Holofcener, having appeared in each of Holofcener's first five films. She also appeared in each of director Tom DiCillo's first four films, and three films directed by Spike Jonze. From 2018 to 2020, she starred in the Showtime dramedy series Kidding. Description above from the Wikipedia article Catherine Keener, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Most Famous Work

Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief
Average
6
Incredibles 2
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8

Incredibles 2

(2018) Evelyn Deavor (voice)
Brand New Cherry Flavor
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7
Polar Bear
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7

Polar Bear

(2022) Narrator (voice)
Sicario: Day of the Soldado
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7

Sicario: Day of the Soldado

(2018) Cynthia Foards
Get Out
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8

Get Out

(2017) Missy Armitage
Where the Wild Things Are
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7
Captain Phillips
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8

Captain Phillips

(2013) Andrea Phillips

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2024 N/A
2022 Narrator (voice)
Maya Sorian
2021 Claire
Boro
Ugga (voice)
2020 Ugga Crood (voice)
2019 Julie
2018 Self
Deirdre
Cynthia Foards
Evelyn Deavor (voice)
Susette Kelo
Donna Beam
2017 Fiona
Nancy Green
Missy Armitage
2016 Reta
2015 Mary Dorman
Rep. Pam Hendrickson
2014 Nurse Susan Peterson
Lee
2013 Ellie
Ellie
Andrea Phillips
Marianne
Miriam Hart
Ugga Crood (voice)
Self
2012 Narrator
Juliette Gelbart
Catherine
N/A
2011 Diane Hudson
Paige Walling
2010 Lynn Cameron
Jamie
Kate
Sally Jackson
2009 Connie
Herself
Herself
Mary Weston
2008 Adele Lack
Lou Tarnow
Brie Marschz
Barbara
2007 Jan Burres
Gertrude Baniszewski
2006 Christine
Self
2005 Harper Lee
Trish Piedmont
Dot Woods
Kathleen
2003 Self
2002 Herself (uncredited)
Elaine Christian
Lee
Nora Wells
2001 Michelle Marks
1999 Maxine Lund
Cecilia
Amy Welles
1998 Adele Delisi
Mary
Terri
1996 Becky
Floatie Dupre
Self
Amelia
Self - Guest
Jilly
Lena
Magda
1995 Nicole Springer
1993 Esther's Daughter (uncredited)
1992 Suzanne
N/A
1991 Yvonne
Steve's Secretary
1990 Trucker's girl
1989 Nina West
1988 Cheryl
1987 N/A
1986 Linda Kellogg
Waitress (uncredited)
Cocktail Waitress
1953 Self
Year Character Movie/Tv

Production

Year Role Movie/Tv
2009 Associate Producer
2006 Producer
Year Role Movie/Tv

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