Birthday: 05/14/1969 Year
Age: 45 years
Place of birth: Melbourne, Australia
Height: 178 cm
Weight: 61 kg
The most famous films in which Kate starred in 2001, of course, “The Lord of the Rings.” The role of the elven queen Kate made an indelible impression as the rest of the film as a whole.
Full Name: Kathryn Alice Blanchett.
Date of Birth: May 14, 1969.
Place of birth: Melbourne, Australia.
Hair color: blonde.
Hobbies: make lists and cross out as the performance of their offices; buy clothes; listening to classical music; cook eggs.
Future star was born in Australia, in the city of Melbourne and, by the way, is very proud of. Her mother, June, now a business woman, and then a simple teacher, was a native Australian. Father, who died in 1979, came from America. After her husband died June alone raised three children: Bob, who now works in the field of computer technology, Genevieve, became a theater artist, and Kate – the star of the big screen.
While still in school, Kate begins to attend drama club, but it does not attract the performance of roles, and their direction. While the desire to perform before an audience emerged Kate much earlier, when she first saw the magician.
After graduating from high school Blanchett began to study economics at the University of Melbourne, but soon realized that this is not her calling. And went to live in England. Being adventurous character, Kate had already managed to get into unusual situations. Thirst for adventure brought it it even in Egypt, where she eventually found herself with an expired visa, without money, friends, and without knowing the language. She first appeared in the crowd in one of the local films.
Back home, Kate decides that changed her life. She selects the scene. “It is – how to fall in love, – says the actress later. – People always remember the moment when they first fell in love. And in the theater. Every evening, viewers come here to see what will happen today, and only just now. And never again. ”
Kate goes to the prestigious National Academy of Dramatic Art in Sydney, which successfully completes in 1992. Then the young actress began performing on stage Sydney theaters, and after a year it deigned two theater awards – Theatre Critics Award “Best newcomer of the year” award and “Rosemont” in the category “Best Actress”.
Triumph on the stage contributed to the emergence of Kate on television. In 1994, she began acting in television series. Bright rising star of the game has not gone unnoticed, and the actress gets her first film role. Directed by Bruce Beresford invited Kate to the role of Susan McCartney’s war drama “The Road to Paradise”. The film, which also starred Glenn Close and Frances McDormand, was released in 1997 and became the film debut of actress.
In the same year, Kate acted in another film – comedy “Thank God he met Lizzie.” For his role in this film Blanchett gets his first Film Award – Australian Film Institute Award – Best Actress. Then Kate starred in the melodrama Gillian Anderson “Oscar and Lucinda”, where her partner on the set was Ralph Fiennes.
International calling waited talented actress after the release of the drama Shekhar Kapur “Elizabeth.” For the main role Virgin Queen Kate won accolades from critics, as well as the prestigious film awards – “Golden Globes” and BAFTA. She was also nominated for “Oscar” …
Blanchett begins to appear with a fairly well-known actors. In 1999, the actress appears on the screen along with Angelina Jolie, Billy Bob Thornton and John Cusack in “Managing the Mission.” Kate gets good reviews for his work on the set of “The Talented Mr. Ripley” with Matt Damon and Gwyneth Paltrow. For the role of Meredith her nominated for BAFTA and Blockbuster Entertainment Awards. In 2000 he published two film featuring Cate Blanchett – “The Man Who Cried” with Johnny Depp and “The Gift.” She also starred in the television series “Theatre School”.
The year 2001 was for Kate the most intense since the beginning of her film career. She not only starred in five (!) Films, but also gave birth to a son (December 3, 2001 by screenwriter Andrew Upton, whom they married in 1997). Deshiel newborn named Jones.
The most famous films in which Kate starred in 2001, of course, “The Lord of the Rings.” The role of the elven queen Kate made an indelible impression as the rest of the film as a whole. “When I arrived in New Zealand, were shooting for nine months. I worked for a month. It was awesome!” Kate says that she does not ever have to work in a “technological atmosphere”, but she is very grateful to director Peter Jackson for his attention to the actors, despite the very busy with technical details. “We reproduced the atmosphere of the book – says Kate. – She’s really about the” dark truth “, which reveals the hobbits.” Kate really like Tolkien’s books, which she calls “timeless.” The Lord of the Rings “- is not just a fairy tale – she says. – This realization itself, the battle against evil in his own soul.”
Another actress says that she had to shoot to learn to speak the language of the elves. “I was struck by the fact that, it turns out, there are whole communities of people who cultivate the language. We even had its own expert in this matter, which is a perfect master and English.”
Another no less bright role in 2001 was played Kate in the movie “Bandits”, where the actress starred with Bruce Willis and Billy Bob Thornton. Talking about her character, Kate notices that love it in two, probably, very interesting. Among other things, it works – war drama “Charlotte Gray” (on the set of Kate studied French and hid her pregnancy from the director); “The Shipping News” (“My character dies on the ninth page of the script, but it is so unpleasant woman, that her long and no one would suffer …”); picture of Tom Taykera “Heaven” (the shooting took place in this prison: “three months” – adds Kate).
After giving birth, Kate took a little time out – I had to make a break, rebuild schedule. But the actress was resting awhile. “The child, of course, will be in the first place – says Kate. – But I will continue to work. Very much hope.”
Hope and spectators. Well, as long as they can see the second part and look forward to the third part of “Lord of the Rings.” And look forward other equally interesting movie actress.
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