Cate Blanchett

Cate Blanchett

Age: 48
Born: May 14, 1969
Melbourne, Australia


Song to Song 2017
Thor: Ragnarok 2017
Ocean's 8 2017
Knight of Cups 2016
Voyage of Time: Life's Journey 2016
Truth 2015 Mary Mapes
Carol 2015
Cinderella 2015 Lady Tremaine
The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden 2014 (voice)
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies 2014 Galadriel
The Monuments Men 2014 Claire Simone
The Turning 2014
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug 2013 Galadriel
Girl Rising 2013 (voice)
Family Guy: Volume 11 2013 (voice)
Blue Jasmine 2013 Jasmine
Journey to the South Pacific (IMAX) 2013 Narrator (voice)
Hanna 2011 Marissa Wiegler
Bordertown: The Complete Series 2011
Robin Hood 2010 Maid Marian
Ponyo 2009 Gran Mamare (voice)
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 2008 Irina Spalko
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button 2008 Daisy
Stories of Lost Souls 2007
Elizabeth: The Golden Age 2007 Queen Elizabeth I
I'm Not There 2007 Jude Quinn
Babel 2006
The Good German 2006 Lena Brandt
Notes on a Scandal 2006
Little Fish 2005
Coffee And Cigarettes 2004
The Aviator 2004 Katharine Hepburn
Veronica Guerin 2003 Veronica Guerin
The Missing 2003 Maggie Gilkeson
The Lord Of The Rings: The Return Of The King 2003 Galadriel
Heaven 2002
The Lord Of The Rings: The Two Towers 2002
Charlotte Gray 2001
The Wedding Party 2001
The Man Who Cried 2001
The Lord Of The Rings: The Fellowship Of The Ring 2001
Bandits 2001
The Shipping News 2001
The Gift 2000
Pushing Tin 1999
An Ideal Husband 1999
The Talented Mr. Ripley 1999
Elizabeth 1998
Paradise Road 1997
Thank God He Met Lizzie 1997
Oscar And Lucinda 1997

Photo: Copyright of Fox Searchlight, Notes on a Scandal.

Profile created on January 16, 2001.

Did you know?

  • Cate has a brother and a sister. They were raised by their mother, as their father died when Cate was only ten years old.
  • Cate attended the University of Melbourne for a time, but decided she could get a better education from traveling the world.
  • When she left England and traveled to Egypt, Cate took a part as an extra in an Arabic film. Her future in the entertainment industry began then and there.
  • After traveling, she returned to Melbourne and enrolled at the National Institute for Dramatic Arts.
  • Cate's career began on the theater stage, where she was nominated for awards.
  • After the theater, Cate starred in several Australian television movies.
  • Cate is married to Andrew Upton, whom she met while shooting one of her television movies.
  • Cate's big break in Hollywood came with her role as Queen Elizabeth in the movie, 'Elizabeth.' Cate was an Oscar nominee for Best Actress.
  • On Valentine's Day, 1999, Cate joined actresses Melanie Griffith, Kate Winslet, Julianne Moore and Gillian Anderson for a one-time benefit performance of 'The Vagina Monologues' on the Old Vic Theatre stage. Cate is very active with charitable causes for children's and women's issues.

Undiscovered Picks

Upcoming movies worth watching that you may not have heard of.

  • Legion of Brothers
  • Dragonheart: Battle for the Heartfire
  • North v South
  • Bitter Harvest
  • Neruda