Catherine Keener

Catherine Keener is an American actress born in Miami, Florida on March 23, 1959. She is best known for her role in the films Being John Malkovich, Capote, The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Into the Wild, Synecdoche, New York, and Get Out. Her first acting role was in a production of the play Uncommon Women and Others by Wendy Wasserstein. She made her debut in film in 1986 in the movie About Last Night and continued landing roles in the films Catchfire, Living in Oblivion, Box of Moonlight, The Real Blonde, Thelma & Louise, Boys, Being John Malkovich, The Ballad of Jack and Rose, The Interpreter, Friends with Money, An American Crime, What Just Happened, Accidental Love, and many more. She made her debut on television in 1986 in the show L.A. Law and has since had roles in the shows O’hara, Knightwatch, CBS Summer Playhouse, Seinfeld, Heroine of Hell, If These Walls Could Talk, How and Why, Show Me a Her, Kidding, and Forever. Throughout her career she has been nominated for a number of awards and has won a Gotham Award, an Independent Spirit Award, a Satellite Award among others.