Annette Bening

Annette Bening is an American actress. She is best known for her BAFTA Award-winning role in American Beauty and her Golden Globe Award-winning roles in Being Julia and The Kids Are All RightThe Face of Love, Mrs. HarrisGinger & Rosa, Mother and Child, The Women, Running with Scissors, Open Range, In Dreams, The Siege, Mars Attacks!, The American President, Love Affair, Regarding Henry, Bugsy, The Grifters, Postcards from the Edge, Valmont, and The Great Outdoors.

Theatre credits include her Broadway debut as Holly Dancer in Coastal Disturbances (Circle in the Square Theatre); Off-Broadway, as Goneril in King Lear (Delacorte Theatre) and Penny in Spoils of War (McGinn-Cazale Theatre); and regionally, as Margot Mason in The Female of the Species and Hedda Gabler in Hedda Gabler (Geffen Playhouse), Eliza Doolittle in Pygmalion and Anya in The Cherry Orchard (Old Globe Theatre), and Lady Macbeth in Lady Macbeth (American Conservatory Theatre).