Frances McDormand

Place of birth:
Chicago, Illinois, USA :
American film, stage and television actress Frances Louise 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, Almost Famous, and North Country and was nominated for four Golden Globes, four Academy Awards, three BAFTA Awards, and an Emmy award. She won the Academy Award for Best Actress in 1996 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. McDormand has been married to director Joel Coen since 1984, they reside in New York City along with their adopted son Pedro. 


Isle of Dogs (2018)
as (voice)
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
as Mildred Hayes
Hail, Caesar! (2016)
as C. C. Calhoun
The Good Dinosaur (2015)
as Momma (voice)
She's The Best Thing in It (2015)
as Herself
Olive Kitteridge (2014)
as Olive Kitteridge
Promised Land (2012)
as Sue Thomason
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012)
as Captain Chantel DuBois (voice)
Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
as Mrs. Bishop
This Must Be the Place (2011)
as Jane
Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011)
as National Intelligence Director
The Botany of Desire (2009)
as Narrator
Burn After Reading (2008)
as Linda Litzke
Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day (2008)
as Guinevere Pettigrew
Friends with Money (2006)
as Jane
Æon Flux (2005)
as Handler
North Country (2005)
as Glory
Something's Gotta Give (2003)
as Zoe
Minnesota Nice (2003)
as Herself
City By The Sea (2002)
as Michelle
Laurel Canyon (2002)
as Jane
Upheaval (2002)
as Anne
Short Fuse (2002)
as Anne
The Man Who Wasn't There (2001)
as Doris Crane
Almost Famous (2000)
as Elaine Miller
Wonder Boys (2000)
as Dean Sara Gaskell
Talk of Angels (1998)
as Conlon
Madeline (1998)
as Miss Clavel
Johnny Skidmarks (1998)
as Alice
Paradise Road (1997)
as Dr. Verstak
Hidden in America (1996)
as Gus
Lone Star (1996)
as Bunny
Fargo (1996)
as Marge Gunderson
Primal Fear (1996)
as Dr. Molly Arrington
Palookaville (1995)
as June
Beyond Rangoon (1995)
as Andy Bowman
The Good Old Boys (1995)
as Eve Calloway
Short Cuts (1993)
as Betty Weathers
Crazy in Love (1992)
as Clare
Passed Away (1992)
as Nora Scanlan
The Butcher's Wife (1991)
as Grace
Hidden Agenda (1990)
as Ingrid Jessner
Miller's Crossing (1990)
as Mayor's secretary (uncredited)
Darkman (1990)
as Julie Hastings
Chattahoochee (1989)
as Mae Foley
Mississippi Burning (1988)
as Mrs. Pell
Raising Arizona (1987)
as Dot
Vengeance: The Story of Tony Cimo (1986)
as Brigette
Crimewave (1985)
as Nun
Scandal Sheet (1985)
Blood Simple (1984)
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