BIOGRAPHY

Cate Blanchett

Golden Globes: 8 Nominations, Wins: 3
WINS:
2014 - Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama BLUE JASMINE
2008 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
1999 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama ELIZABETH
NOMINATIONS:
2008 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
2007 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
2005 - Best Supporting Actress
2004 - Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama
2002 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy Or Musical BANDITS

MILESTONES
Blanchett was first noticed in OSCAR AND LUCINDA (1997) by Australian director Gillian Armstrong, portrayed Queen Elizabeth in ELIZABETH (1998) by Shekhar Kapur and its sequel, ELIZABETH: THE GOLDEN AGE (2007), played Elf Queen Galadriel in THE LORD OF THE RINGS trilogy by Peter Jackson, reprised this role in THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY (2012), THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG (2013) and the upcoming THE HOBBIT: THERE AND BACK AGAIN (2014).

She was co-artistic director of the Sydney Theatre Company with husband Andrew Upton (2006-2013). Other notable credits THE TALENTED MR. RIPLEY (1999) by Anthony Minghella, THE MISSING (2003) by Ron Howard, BABEL (2006) by Alejandro Gonzáles Iñarritu and THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON (2008) by David Fincher both with Brad Pitt.

She will be seen next in THE MONUMENTS MEN directed by George Clooney.