Frances McDormand

Frances McDormand

Frances McDormand  American Actress


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Frances McDormand was previously married to Joel Coen (1984).


Frances McDormand is a 59 year old American Actress. Born Frances Louise McDormand on 23rd June, 1957 in Chicago, Illinois, United States and educated at Monessen High School, Monessen, Pennsylvania, United States (1975), she is famous for Marge Gunderson In Fargo (1996), Dean Sara Gaskell In Wonder Boys (2000). in a career that spans 1984–present. Her zodiac sign is Cancer.

Frances McDormand has been in 3 on-screen matchups, including Liam Neeson in Darkman (1990), Sam McMurray in Raising Arizona (1987) and Sean Bean in North Country (2005).

Frances McDormand is a member of the following lists: Actresses from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 21st-century American actresses and Actresses from Chicago, Illinois.


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First Name Frances
Last Name McDormand
Full Name at Birth Frances Louise McDormand
Alternative Name Fran
Age 59 years
Birthday 23rd June, 1957
Birthplace Chicago, Illinois, United States
Height 5' 5" (165 cm)
Build Slim
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Religion Other
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Monessen High School, Monessen, Pennsylvania, United States (1975)
University B.A.,Theater, Bethany College, Bethany, West Virginia, United States (1979), M.F.A.,Yale School Of Drama, New Haven, Connecticut, United States (1982)
Occupation Text Actress.
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Marge Gunderson In Fargo (1996), Dean Sara Gaskell In Wonder Boys (2000).
Year(s) Active 1984–present
Father Vernon W. McDormand (Adopted Father) (A Disciples Of Christ Pastor.)
Mother Noreen E. (Nickleson) (Adopted Mother) (A Registered Nurse And Receptionist.)

Frances Louise McDormand (born June 23, 1957) is an American actress. She married director and writer Joel Coen in 1984 and has starred in several of the Coen brothers' films, including Blood Simple (1984), Raising Arizona (1987), Fargo (1996), The Man Who Wasn't There (2001) and Burn After Reading (2008). McDormand is one of the few performers who have achieved the Triple Crown of Acting. In 1997, she won the Academy Award for Best Actress for Fargo. In 2011, she won the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play for the original Broadway production of Good People, and in 2015 she won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie for Olive Kitteridge.

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Frances McDormand59 CancerActress
Joel Coen61 SagittariusFilm Director




Three Billboards2017Mildred HayesMovie
Hail, Caesar!2016C.C. CalhounMovie
The Good Dinosaur2015MommaMovie
Olive Kitteridge2014Olive KitteridgeTV Show
Moonrise Kingdom2012Mrs. BishopMovie
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted2012Captain Chantal DuboisMovie
Promised Land2012Sue ThomasonMovie
Transformers: Dark of the Moon2011MearingMovie
This Must Be the Place2011JaneMovie
Burn After Reading2008Linda LitzkeMovie
Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day2008Miss PettigrewMovie
Friends with Money2006JaneMovie
├ćon Flux2005HandlerMovie
North Country2005GloryMovie
Last Night2004Marit SuchShort Film
Something's Gotta Give2003ZoeMovie
City by the Sea2002MichelleMovie
Laurel Canyon2002JaneMovie
The Man Who Wasn't There2001Doris CraneMovie
State of Grace2001Narrator, Adult Hannah (voice)TV Show
Upheaval2001AnneShort Film
Almost Famous2000Elaine MillerMovie
Wonder Boys2000Dean Sara GaskellMovie
Johnny Skidmarks1998AliceMovie
Madeline1998Miss ClavelMovie
Talk of Angels1998ConlonMovie
Big Bird Gets Lost1998FrancesShort Film
Paradise Road1997Dr. VerstakMovie
Fargo1996Marge GundersonMovie
Lone Star1996BunnyMovie
Plain Pleasures1996Movie
Primal Fear1996MollyMovie
Hidden in America1996GusTV Movie
Beyond Rangoon1995Andy BowmanMovie
The Good Old Boys1995Eve CallowayTV Movie
Bleeding Hearts1994Woman on TVMovie
Short Cuts1993Betty WeathersMovie
Passed Away1992Nora ScanlanMovie
Crazy in Love1992ClareTV Movie
Barton Fink1991Stage Actress (voice, uncredited)Movie
The Butcher's Wife1991GraceMovie
Darkman1990Julie HastingsMovie
Hidden Agenda1990Ingrid JessnerMovie
Miller's Crossing1990Mayor's Secretary (uncredited)Movie
Chattahoochee1989Mae FoleyMovie
The Simpsons1989Melanie UpfootTV Show
Mississippi Burning1988Mrs. PellMovie
American Experience1988Victoria PriceTV Show
Raising Arizona1987DotMovie
Leg Work1987Willie PipalTV Show
Vengeance: The Story of Tony Cimo1986BrigetteTV Movie
Scandal Sheet1985TV Movie
Spenser: For Hire1985MaryTV Show
The Twilight Zone1985Amanda Strickland (segment "Need to Know")TV Show
Blood Simple.1984AbbyMovie
Hunter1984Nina SloanTV Show
Hill Street Blues1981Connie ChapmanTV Show
Great Performances1971TV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (4)

marcus28Jun 23, 2014

Frances McDormand's religion is Disciples Of Christ, but her religion is not listed inside of the religion section of this site: Who Dates Who.

marcus28Jun 23, 2014

Frances McDormand, you are a wonderful actress.

marcus28Dec 25, 2013

Amazing performance as Marge Gunderson in Fargo (1996).

mensahcarrelleAug 9, 2009


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