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Cate Blanchett Biography and Profile

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Cate Blanchett Profile

Famous as: Actress
Birth Name: Catherine Élise Blanchett
Birth Date: May 14, 1969
Birth place: Ivanhoe, Melbourne, Australia
Height: 1.74 m
Nationalty: Australian
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Hazel
Education: Methodist Ladies’ College
Father: Robert DeWitt Blanchett, Jr.
Mother: June Blanchett
Spouse: Andrew Upton (m. 1997)
Children: Roman Robert Upton, Ignatius Martin Upton, Dashiell John Upton

Cate Blanchett Biography

Catherine Élise Blanchett famous as Cate Blanchett is an Australian actress. She was born on May 14, 1969 in Ivanhoe, Melbourne, Australia to June and Robert DeWitt Blanchett, Jr. Her mother was an Australian property developer and teacher and her father was a United States Navy officer who later worked as an advertising executive. Her father died when she was at the age of ten. She has one brother Bob and one sister Denevieve. She studied at Ivanhoe East Primary School and Ivanhoe Girls’ Grammar School. She later studied at Methodist Ladies’ College and she also studied economics and fine arts at the University of Melbourne. She started her acting career in 1990 when she did a minor role in the film Crabs. She rose to fame for her role Elizabeth I of England in the film Elizabeth in 1998. She is best known for playing the role of Katharine Hepburn in the film The Aviator in 2004. She is also known for her performance in the film Blue Jasmine for which she received an Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role. She married playwright and screenwriter Andrew Upton on December 29, 1997. The couple has three sons: Roman Robert Upton, Dashiell John Upton and Ignatius Martin Upton.

Cate Blanchett Filmography

Year Title Role
1994 Police Rescue: The Movie Vivian
1996 Parklands Rosie
1997 Oscar and Lucinda Lucinda Leplastrier
Thank God He Met Lizzie Lizzie
Paradise Road Susan Macarthy
1998 Elizabeth Queen Elizabeth I
1999 Bangers Julie-Anne
Pushing Tin Connie Falzone
An Ideal Husband Lady Gertrude Chiltern
The Talented Mr. Ripley Meredith Logue
2000 The Gift Annabelle “Annie” Wilson
The Man Who Cried Lola
2001 The Shipping News Petal Quoyle
Charlotte Gray Charlotte Gray
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Galadriel
Bandits Kate Wheeler
2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Galadriel
Heaven Philippa
2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Galadriel
The Missing Magdalena ‘Maggie’ Gilkeson
Coffee and Cigarettes Herself & Shelly
Veronica Guerin Veronica Guerin
2004 The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou Jane Winslett-Richardson
The Aviator Katharine Hepburn
2005 Little Fish Tracy Heart
2006 Babel Susan Jones
The Good German Lena Brandt
Notes on a Scandal Sheba Hart
2007 Hot Fuzz Janine
Elizabeth: The Golden Age Queen Elizabeth I
I’m Not There Jude Quinn (Bob Dylan)
2008 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull Colonel-Doctor Irina Spalko
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Daisy Fuller
2009 Ponyo Granmamare
2010 Robin Hood Lady Marian
2011 Hanna Marissa Wiegler
2012 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Galadriel
2013 Blue Jasmine Jeanette ‘Jasmine’ Francis
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Galadriel
2014 The Monuments Men Rose Valland
How to Train Your Dragon 2 Valka
The Hobbit: There and Back Again Galadriel
2015 Cinderella Lady Tremaine
TBA Untitled Terrence Malick project TBA
Knight of Cups TBA
Carol Carol Aird
Theatre credits
Year Production Role
pre-1992 The Odyssey of Runyon Jones Unknown
pre-1992 They Shoot Horses, Don’t They? Director
1992 Electra Electra
1992/1993 Top Girls Unknown
1993 Oleanna Carol
1994 Hamlet Ophelia
1995 Sweet Phoebe Helen
1995 The Tempest Miranda
1995 The Blind Giant is Dancing Rose Draper
1997 The Seagulla.k.a. The Seagull in Harry Hills Nina
1999 Plenty Susan Traherne
1999 The Vagina Monologues
2004 Hedda Gabler Hedda Gabler
2009 The War of the Roses Cycle Richard II, Lady Anne
2009 A Streetcar Named Desire Blanche DuBois
2010 Uncle Vanya Yelena
2011 Big and Small Lotte
2013 The Maids Claire

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