Person Details

Birthday: 1957-06-23 14:13:52

Aliases: Frances Louise McDormand , 프란시스 맥도맨드 , 프랜시스 맥도먼드 , Cynthia Ann Smith

Gender: Female

Place of birth: Chicago, Illinois, USA

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Movie Involvements: 43

TV Involvements: 3


Most Famous Work

Biography

An American film, stage and television actress. McDormand began her career on stage and made her screen debut in the 1984 film Blood Simple, having since appeared in several theatrical and television roles. McDormand has been recognized for her performances in 'Mississippi Burning' (1988), 'Short Cuts' (1993), 'Fargo' (1996), 'Wonder Boys' (2000), 'Almost Famous' (2000), 'North Country' (2005), 'Moonrise Kingdom' (2012), 'Hail, Caesar!' (2016) and 'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri' (2017). Throughout her career, she has been nominated for eight Golden Globes, five Academy Awards, four BAFTA Awards, and three Emmy Awards. She is one of the few performers to achieve the "Triple Crown of Acting", winning an Academy Award, a Primetime Emmy Award, and a Tony Award. She won her first Academy Award for Best Actress in 1997 for her role as Marge Gunderson in 'Fargo'.  She also won Best Supporting Actress from the Broadcast Film Critics Association, the Florida Film Critics Circle, and the Los Angeles Film Critics Association for her performance in 'Wonder Boys' (2000). McDormand returned to the stage in the David Lindsay-Abaire play Good People on Broadway from February 8, 2011 to April 24, 2011. In 2017, McDormand starred in 'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri' which earned her a second Academy Award for Best Actress. McDormand has been married to filmmaker Joel Coen since 1984, they reside in New York City along with their adopted son Pedro.

Most Famous Work

The Good Dinosaur
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7

The Good Dinosaur

(2015) Momma (voice)
Almost Famous
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8

Almost Famous

(2000) Elaine Miller
Æon Flux
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6

Æon Flux

(2005) Handler
Darkman
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6

Darkman

(1990) Julie Hastings
Nomadland
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8

Nomadland

(2020) Fern
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
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8
Fargo
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8

Fargo

(1996) Marge Gunderson
North Country
Average
7

North Country

(2005) Glory

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2020 Fern
2019 N/A
God (voice)
2018 Herself/''Mildred''
Interpreter Nelson (voice)
2017 Mildred Hayes
Herself (voice)
2016 C. C. Calhoun
2015 Momma (voice)
Herself
2014 Olive Kitteridge
2012 Herself
Sue Thomason
Captain Chantel DuBois (voice)
Mrs. Bishop
2011 Jane
Mearing
2009 Narrator
2008 Linda Litzke
Guinevere Pettigrew
2006 Jane
2005 Handler
Glory
2003 Zoe
Herself
Herself
Jane
2002 Michelle
Self
Anne
Anne
2001 Doris Crane
2000 Elaine Miller
Dean Sara Gaskell
1998 Conlon
Miss Clavel
Alice
1997 Dr. Verstak
1996 Gus
Bunny
Marge Gunderson
Molly Arrington
1995 Woman on TV
June
Andy Bowman
Eve Calloway
1993 Betty Weathers
Herself
1992 Clare
Nora Scanlan
1991 Grace
Stage Actress (voice)
1990 Ingrid Jessner
Mayor's secretary (uncredited)
Julie Hastings
1989 N/A
Mae Foley
1988 Mrs. Pell
1987 N/A
Dot
1986 Brigette
1985 N/A
Nun
N/A
1984 N/A
Abby
1981 N/A
1971 self
1953 Herself - Best Actress winner
N/A
- Lucinda Krementz
Jocosta
N/A
Lady Macbeth
Year Character Movie/Tv

Production

Year Role Movie/Tv
2020 Producer
2014 Executive Producer
Producer
Producer
Year Role Movie/Tv

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