Dianne Wiest

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Dianne Wiest
Photo Credit: DoubleDeux1..
Age: 68
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: Footloose, Edward Scissorhands, Bullets Over Broadway.

Dianne Evelyn Wiest (/ˈwst/; born March 28, 1948) is an American actress on stage, television and film. She has won two Academy Awards, two Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe Award. Wiest has also been nominated for a BAFTA Award. Wikipedia


From this profile you will find 38 photos, 3 quotes, 6 trivia items, 81 lists, 42 awards, 6 on-screen matchups, 87 film credits, 112 news stories, 1 relationship, and key facts about Dianne Wiest!

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Dianne Wiest is a member of the following lists: Sundance Film Festival award winners, Emmy Award winners, American film actors, Living people, 1946 births, American television actors, Best Supporting Actress Golden Globe (film) winners, Best Supporting Actress Academy Award winners, American stage actors and Actors Studio alumni.

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87 Credits »
2015 Sisters Deana Ellis
2015 Five Nights in Maine Lucinda
2015 Life in Pieces Joan
2014 The Humbling Carol
2014 Theater Close-Up Ileen
2013 The Blacklist Ruth Kipling
2012 The Odd Life of Timothy Green Ms. Bernice Crudstaff
2012 Darling Companion Penny
2011 The Big Year Brenda
2010 Rabbit Hole Nat
2009 The Corrections Enid



I'd like to play a real cold, mean mass murderer. Some cruel, hard-bitten women, like the roles Glenn Close gets, just to show that I am capable of not being vulnerable and not being fragile on screen. (on being typecast as fragile or neurotic characters)


42 Awards »
Nominated for 42 Awards | Won 27

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81 Lists »
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