Holly Hunter

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Holly Hunter was born on March 20, 1958 in Conyers, Georgia, USA. She is an American actress who starred in The Piano for which she won the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role and Academy Award for Best Actress, among other awards..



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Hunter's passion towards acting is shown in her desire to join in the film. Her parents encouragement to show her talent when she was still a kid and her knowledge about the craft help her to be on the top. Her success in the world of film is proved by the awards she recieved.

Hunter confidence also come from the support in herself, in one of her quotes she said, "I always feel that I am the advocate for my character. More than anyone else on the set, including the director. I'm there to protect my character, in a way."

WHO: Frances McDormand Beth Henley Richard Dreyfuss The Firm Gordon MacDonald

WHAT:Crimes of the Heart The Burning Swing Shift Once Around

HOW:Playing Ingenue Roles Supporting role Collaboration

WHEN:March 20, 1958 January 2006 2009

WHERE:Conyers, Georgia, USA Carnegie Mellon University New York City City Theatre



  • The Piano

Keywords : Mute, Arranged marriage, Feminism, Nudity


  • HOLLY HUNTER - "You Are the Woman"

Keywords : Love, Dream girl, Always, Raising Arizona


I act probably a lot more than you see. I happen to choose
movies that don't have much of a life, or I choose movies
that are shown on cable instead of as features.

- Holly Hunter

Blogs, Articles

  • Holly Hunter Withdraws From ‘The Vandal’ Off Broadway Blogs


  • Home for the Holidays (1995)

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Actors: Holly Hunter, Anne Bancroft, Robert Downey Jr., Charles Durning, Dylan McDermott Directors: Jodie Foster Writers: Chris Radant, W.D. Richter Producers: Jodie Foster, Peggy Rajski, Stuart Kleinman Format: Anamorphic, Closed-captioned, Color, NTSC, Subtitled, Widescreen Language: English (Dolby Digital 5.1), French (Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo), Spanish (Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo) Subtitles: Spanish, French Dubbed: Spanish Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only. Read more about DVD formats.) Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1 Number of discs: 1 Rated: PG-13 (Parental Guidance Suggested) Studio: MGM (Video & DVD) DVD Release Date: September 4, 2001 Run Time: 103 minutes Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars See all reviews (244 customer reviews) ASIN: B00005LOKR Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #3,278 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)

  • The Holly King Shirt

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