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Kathy Bates

Multi-talented Kathleen Doyle Bates was born on June 28, 1948, and raised in Memphis, Tennessee. The youngest of three girls, her father was Langdon Doyle Bates, a mechanical engineer, and her mother, Bertye Kathleen (Talbot), a homemaker. Kathy has English, as well as Irish, Scottish, and German, ancestry, and one of her ancestors, an Irish ...

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Jun 28, 1948 In Memphis, Tennessee, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Misery: Diagnosing Annie Wilkes
Latest Project:
Movie Reflections on Titanic 2016-03-07

Won 1 Oscar. Another 30 wins & 79 nominations.

Known For
Poster of About Schmidt
Poster of Titanic
Poster of Fried Green Tomatoes
Poster of Misery
Movie Moose Owl 2017
Movie Bad Santa 2 Unknown 2016
Movie Complete Unknown Unknown 2016
Movie The Boss Unknown 2016
Movie The Death and Life of John F. Donovan Unknown 2016
Movie 2007 Britannia Awards Herself 2016-02-11
Movie Reflections on Titanic Herself 2016-03-07
Movie The Great Gilly Hopkins Maime Trotter 2016-02-19
Series Weekend Today Unknown 2015
Movie Getting Freaky: A Peek Inside the Tent Unknown 2015
Movie The 67th Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2015
Movie 72nd Golden Globe Awards Herself - Nominee 2015-01-11
Movie When Marnie Was There Unknown 2014
Movie American Horror Story: Zombie Halloween Unknown 2014
Movie American Horror Story: Meet Ms. Nola - Shooting on Location in New Orleans Unknown 2014
Movie Boychoir Unknown 2014
Series The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2014-08-25
Movie Tammy Lenore 2014-07-02
Movie The Kennedy Center Honors Unknown 2013
Series Ok! TV Unknown 2013-09-09
Series Live with Kelly and Michael Unknown 2013
Movie Cadaver Unknown 2012
Movie 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Herself 2012-01-29
Movie The 64th Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2012-09-23
Series Harry's Law Unknown 2011-01-17
Series Piers Morgan Tonight Unknown 2011-01-17
Movie Midnight in Paris Unknown 2011-06-10
Movie A Little Bit of Heaven Unknown 2011
Series American Horror Story Ethel Darling / ... 2011-10-05
Movie The 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards Herself - Nominated: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series 2011-09-18
Movie You May Not Kiss the Bride Bryan's Mother 2011-06-24
Series Mike & Molly Unknown 2010-09-20
Series The Talk Unknown 2010-10-18
Movie Valentine's Day Unknown 2010-02-12
Movie Stand Up to Cancer Herself 2010-09-10
Movie The 82nd Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2010
Movie The Legend of Pancho Barnes and the Happy Bottom Riding Club Unknown 2009
Series Alice Unknown 2009
Movie Lives of Quiet Desperation: The Making of Revolutionary Road Unknown 2009
Movie Personal Effects Gloria 2009-03-27
Movie The Blind Side Miss Sue 2009-11-20
Movie Chéri Unknown 2009
Series Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2009-03-02
Movie Premio Donostia a Ian McKellen Unknown 2009
Series The Bonnie Hunt Show Unknown 2008
Movie Oscar, que empiece el espectáculo Unknown 2008-02-05
Series The Doctors Unknown 2008-09-08
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 2008
Movie The Family That Preys Unknown 2008
Movie The Day the Earth Stood Still: T4 Movie Special Unknown 2008
Movie The Day the Earth Stood Still Unknown 2008
Movie Revolutionary Road Unknown 2008
Movie Bee Movie Unknown 2007
Movie P.S. I Love You Unknown 2007
Movie The Golden Compass Unknown 2007
Movie Charlotte's Web: Some Voices Unknown 2007
Movie Christmas Is Here Again Unknown 2007
Series Chelsea Lately Unknown 2007-07-01
Series Yo Gabba Gabba! Unknown 2007-08-20
Movie Fred Claus Unknown 2007
Movie Misery: Diagnosing Annie Wilkes Unknown 2007
Movie Solace Marrows Wife 2006-06-08
Movie The People's President Unknown 2006
Movie Charlotte's Web Unknown 2006
Movie Have Mercy Unknown 2006
Movie Bonneville Unknown 2006
Movie Guilty Hearts Unknown 2006
Movie Failure to Launch Unknown 2006
Movie Relative Strangers Agnes Menure 2006-05-01
Movie Life and Loss: The Impact of 'Six Feet Under' Unknown 2006
Series The Office Unknown 2005-03-24
Series The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Unknown 2005-01-03
Series Cinema mil Unknown 2005-07-16
Series American Dad! Unknown 2005-02-06
Movie San Sebastián 2005: Crónica de Carlos Boyero Unknown 2005
Movie The 57th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Herself 2005-09-18
Movie Rumor Has It... Unknown 2005-12-25
Movie Six Feet Under: In Memoriam Unknown 2005
Movie Ambulance Girl Unknown 2005
Movie Warm Springs Unknown 2005
Series Corazón de... Unknown 2005
Movie Hansel and Gretel Unknown 2005
Series Made in Hollywood Unknown 2005-09-30
Movie Around the World in 80 Days Unknown 2004
Movie The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing Unknown 2004
Movie The Ingrate Unknown 2004
Movie Little Black Book Kippie Kann 2004-08-06
Series Tavis Smiley Unknown 2004-01-05
Series CMT Insider Unknown 2004-01-01
Movie Premiere Women in Hollywood Awards Herself - Presenter 2004-10-03
Series The Insider Unknown 2004-09-13
Movie The Bridge of San Luis Rey Unknown 2004
Movie Popeye's Voyage: The Quest for Pappy The Sea Hag 2004-11-09
Movie The 75th Annual Academy Awards Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Supporting Role / Presenter: Past Winner Recollections / Past Winner 2003-03-23
Movie Celebrity Naked Ambition None 2003-09-01
Movie 9th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Herself 2003-03-09
Movie Love Liza Mary Ann Bankhead 2003-01-31
Movie About Schmidt Unknown 2003-01-03
Series Connie Chung Tonight Unknown 2003
Movie The 60th Annual Golden Globe Awards Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture 2003-01-19
Movie TV Land Awards: A Celebration of Classic TV Unknown 2003
Series Two and a Half Men Unknown 2003-09-22
Movie AFI's 100 Years... 100 Heroes & Villains Unknown 2003
Movie Declaration of Independence Unknown 2003
Movie Fargo Unknown 2003
Series Shootout Unknown 2003-10-12
Series Everwood Unknown 2002-09-16
Movie Unconditional Love Grace Beasley 2002-08-23
Movie Misery Loves Company Unknown 2002
Movie Dragonfly Unknown 2002
Movie My Sister's Keeper Unknown 2002
Movie Rat Race Unknown 2001-08-17
Movie Independence Day 2001 Unknown 2001
Series Six Feet Under Unknown 2001-06-03
Movie American Outlaws Unknown 2001
Movie Possessed Unknown 2000
Movie Bruno Unknown 2000
Movie Without Lying Down: Frances Marion and the Power of Women in Hollywood Unknown 2000
Movie The 51st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1999
Movie Baby Steps Unknown 1999
Movie Dash and Lilly Unknown 1999
Movie The 56th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1999
Movie Annie Unknown 1999
Movie 5th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Herself 1999-03-07
Movie A Civil Action Unknown 1999-01-08
Movie Stephen King: Shining in the Dark Unknown 1999
Series 3rd Rock from the Sun Unknown 1999
Movie The 71st Annual Academy Awards Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Supporting Role 1999-03-21
Movie Titanic Explorer Unknown 1998
Movie The Effects of Magic Unknown 1998
Movie 'Fried Green Tomatoes': The Moments of Discovery Unknown 1998
Series Adventures from the Book of Virtues Unknown 1998
Movie Titanic: Breaking New Ground Unknown 1998
Movie Primary Colors Unknown 1998
Movie Femmes Fatales: Sharon Stone Unknown 1998-02-10
Movie The Waterboy Unknown 1998
Movie The 70th Annual Academy Awards Herself - Past Winner 1998-03-23
Movie Amy Foster Miss Swaffer 1998-01-23
Series Hollywood Squares Unknown 1998-09-14
Movie To Life! America Celebrates Israel's 50th Herself 1998-04-15
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Series Oz Unknown 1997-07-12
Movie The 54th Annual Golden Globe Awards Herself - Winner: Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV 1997-01-19
Movie Happy Birthday Elizabeth: A Celebration of Life Unknown 1997
Movie Titanic Molly Brown 1997-12-19
Series King of the Hill Unknown 1997-01-12
Movie 3rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 1997
Movie The War at Home Maurine Collier 1996-11-20
Movie The Late Shift Unknown 1996
Series The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
Movie Diabolique Det. Shirley Vogel 1996-03-22
Movie The Good, the Bad & the Beautiful Unknown 1996
Series The Rosie O'Donnell Show Unknown 1996-06-10
Movie The 53rd Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1996
Movie Angus Meg Bethune 1995-09-15
Series MADtv Unknown 1995-10-14
Movie Dolores Claiborne Unknown 1995
Movie The West Side Waltz Unknown 1995
Series Dennis Miller Live Unknown 1994-04-22
Series HBO First Look Unknown 1994-03-01
Series The Stand Unknown 1994-05-08
Movie North Unknown 1994-07-22
Movie Curse of the Starving Class Unknown 1994
Series Extra Unknown 1994-09-05
Series Homicide: Life on the Street Unknown 1993-01-31
Movie The 50th Annual Golden Globe Awards Herself - Presenter 1993-01-23
Movie Used People Unknown 1993-01-22
Movie A Home of Our Own Unknown 1993
Series NYPD Blue Unknown 1993-09-21
Movie Hostages Peggy Say 1993-02-20
Movie Living and Working in Space: The Countdown Has Begun Unknown 1993
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Elizabeth Taylor Herself 1993-05-06
Movie The 65th Annual Academy Awards Herself - Presenter: 'A Few Good Men' Film Clip 1993-03-29
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Movie The 64th Annual Academy Awards Herself - Presenter: Best Actor in a Leading Role 1992-03-30
Series Gomorron Unknown 1992-09-15
Movie Laughing Back: Comedy Takes a Stand Herself 1992-03-07
Movie In a New Light: A Call to Action in the War Against AIDS Herself 1992-07-11
Movie Shadows and Fog Unknown 1992-03-20
Series Shelley Duvall's Bedtime Stories Unknown 1992
Movie Prelude to a Kiss Unknown 1992
Movie The 57th Annual New York Film Critics Circle Awards Unknown 1992
Series The 49th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1992
Movie Oscar's Greatest Moments Unknown 1992
Movie Fried Green Tomatoes Evelyn Couch 1992-01-24
Movie L.A. Law 100th Episode Celebration Unknown 1991
Movie At Play in the Fields of the Lord Unknown 1991
Series One on One with John Tesh Unknown 1991
Movie The 63rd Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1991
Series Charlie Rose Unknown 1991-09-30
Movie Signs of Life Mary Beth Alder 1991-05-25
Movie The Road to Mecca Unknown 1991
Movie The 48th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1991
Movie Misery Unknown 1990
Movie White Palace Unknown 1990
Movie Men Don't Leave Unknown 1990
Series Tonight Live with Steve Vizard Unknown 1990
Movie Dick Tracy Unknown 1990
Movie No Place Like Home Unknown 1989
Movie High Stakes Unknown 1989
Movie Roe vs. Wade Unknown 1989
Series The Arsenio Hall Show Unknown 1989-01-03
Movie Arthur 2: On the Rocks Unknown 1988
Series China Beach Unknown 1988-04-26
Series American Experience Unknown 1988-10-04
Series Biography Unknown 1987-04-06
Movie Summer Heat Unknown 1987
Movie My Best Friend Is a Vampire Unknown 1987
Movie Murder Ordained Unknown 1987
Movie The Morning After Unknown 1986
Movie Johnny Bull Unknown 1986
Series L.A. Law Unknown 1986-09-15
Movie The 37th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1983
Movie Two of a Kind Unknown 1983
Movie Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean Unknown 1982
Series St. Elsewhere Unknown 1982-10-26
Series Entertainment Tonight Unknown 1981-09-14
Series Cagney & Lacey Unknown 1981-10-08
Movie Straight Time Unknown 1978
Series The Love Boat Unknown 1977-09-24
Series Great Performances Unknown 1972-11-04
Movie Taking Off Unknown 1971
Series All My Children Unknown 1970-01-05
Series One Life to Live Unknown 1968-07-15
Series The Doctors Unknown 1963-04-01
Series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1962-10-01