Jessica Lange

Jessica Lange

Birthday1949-04-20
AgeShe is 68 years old
Birth Sign Taurus (avr. 20 - mai 20)
EthnicityWhite American
GenderFemale
Height1.71 m
ReligionLutheranism
Her Parents
Jessica Lange's mother's and father's name are Dorothy Sahlman and Albert John Lange
Jessica Lange's Children
She has 3 Children. Their names are Samuel Walker Shepard and Hannah Jane Shepard and Alexandra Lange Baryshnikova.
Alias for Jessica Lange
known other names for Jessica Lange
Who is Jessica Lange?
Jessica Phyllis Lange is an American actress who has worked in film, theater and television. The recipient of several awards, including two Oscars, three Emmys, five Golden Globes, one SAG Award and three Dorian Awards, Lange is one of the most celebrated actresses of the modern era. Lange was discovered by producer Dino De Laurentiis while modeling part-time for the Wilhelmina modelling agency. She made her professional film debut in his 1976 remake of the 1933 action-adventure classic King Kong. In 1982, she became the first performer in forty years to receive two Oscar nominations within the same year; she won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as a soap opera star in Tootsie and was also nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress for her portrayal of the troubled actress Frances Farmer, in Frances. Lange received three more nominations, for Country, Sweet Dreams and Music Box, before being nominated a sixth time and winning the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance as a manic depressive housewife in Blue Sky.
Education
She went to the following schools
  • University of Minnesota
Receives Awards
  • Academy Award for Best Actress - 67th Academy Awards
  • Academy Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role - 55th Academy Awards
  • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie - 61st Primetime Emmy Awards
  • Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture – Drama - 52nd Golden Globe Awards
  • Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture - 40th Golden Globe Awards
  • Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress In A Mini-series or Motion Picture Made for Television - 53rd Golden Globe Awards
  • Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Actress - Blue Sky
  • Golden Globe Award for Best New Star of the Year – Actress - 34th Golden Globe Awards
  • National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actress - National Society of Film Critics Awards 1982
  • Satellite Special Achievement Award for Outstanding Performance In A TV Series - 16th Satellite Awards
Films
  • Rita Thornton The Vow
  • Victoria Barkley The Big Valley
  • Edith 'Big Edie' Bouvier Beale Grey Gardens
  • Dr. Cornelia Wilbur Sybil
  • Arvilla Holden Bonneville
  • Katherine Pierson Neverwas
  • Doreen Don't Come Knocking
  • Carmen Broken Flowers
  • Sandra Bloom Senior
  • Nina Veronica Masked and Anonymous