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Kathy Bates

Kathy Bates

Gender: female | Birthday: 1948-06-28 | Place of Birth:

Kathleen Doyle "Kathy" Bates (born June 28, 1948) is an American actress and director.After several small roles in film and television, Bates rose to prominence with her performance in Misery (1990), for which she won both the Academy Award for Best Actress and a Golden Globe. She followed this with major roles in Fried Green Tomatoes (1991) and Dolores Claiborne (1995), before playing a featured role as Margaret "Molly" Brown in Titanic (1997). During this time she began her directing career, primarily in television.Bates received a Tony Award nomination for her 1983 performance in the Broadway play 'night, Mother. She won a Screen Actors Guild Award for her performance in Primary Colors (1998), for which she also received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress. She was also nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for About Schmidt (2002). Her television work has resulted in eight Emmy Award nominations.Diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2003, Bates has stated that she has made a full recovery.Description above from the Wikipedia article Kathy Bates, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia​

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Known For

The Death & Life of John F. Donovan
The Death & Life of John F. Donovan

The Death & Life of John F. Donovan   

Release Date: 
2018

Rating: 0

Director: Xavier Dolan / Natalie Portman /

Bad Santa 2
Bad Santa 2

Bad Santa 2   

Release Date: 
2016

Rating: 5

Director: Mark Waters / Billy Bob Thornton /

Stars: 
Billy Bob Thornton  /  Kathy Bates  /  Brett Kelly
Complete Unknown
Complete Unknown

Complete Unknown   

Release Date: 
2016

Rating: 4.9

Director: Joshua Marston /

Stars: 
Rachel Weisz  /  Michael Shannon  /  Kathy Bates
The Boss
The Boss

The Boss   

Release Date: 
2016

Rating: 5.6

Director: Ben Falcone /

Stars: 
Melissa McCarthy  /  Peter Dinklage  /  Kristen Bell
The Great Gilly Hopkins
The Great Gilly Hopkins

The Great Gilly Hopkins   

Release Date: 
2015

Rating: 6.1

Director: Stephen Herek / Scott Lazar /

Stars: 
Sophie Nélisse  /  Kathy Bates  /  Glenn Close
Boychoir
Boychoir

Boychoir   

Release Date: 
2014

Rating: 6.8

Director: François Girard / Dustin Hoffman /

Stars: 
Dustin Hoffman  /  Kevin McHale  /  Josh Lucas
Tammy
Tammy

Tammy   

Release Date: 
2014

Rating: 5.1

Director: Nat Faxon / Ben Falcone /

Stars: 
Melissa McCarthy  /  Susan Sarandon  /  Kathy Bates
Midnight in Paris
Midnight in Paris

Midnight in Paris   

Release Date: 
2011

Rating: 7.4

Director: Sid Karne / Woody Allen /

Stars: 
Owen Wilson  /  Rachel McAdams  /  Kurt Fuller

Acting

2018
The Death & Life of John F. Donovan

as    Barbara Haggermaker

2016
Bad Santa 2

as    Sunny Soke

2016
Complete Unknown

as    Nina

2016
The Boss

as    Ida Marquette

2015
The Great Gilly Hopkins

as    Maime Trotter

2014
Boychoir

as    Headmistress

2014
Tammy

as    Lenore

2011
A Little Bit of Heaven

as    Beverly Corbett

2011
Midnight in Paris

as    Gertrude Stein

2011
You May Not Kiss the Bride

as    Bryan's Mother

2010
Valentine's Day

as    Susan Milton

2009
Alice

as    Queen of Hearts

2009
Cheri

as    Madame Peloux

2009
Personal Effects

as    Gloria

2009
The Blind Side

as    Miss Sue

2008
Revolutionary Road

as    Mrs. Helen Givings

2008
The Day the Earth Stood Still

as    Regina Jackson

2008
The Family That Preys

as    Charlotte Cartwright

2007
Bee Movie

as    Janet Benson

2007
Fred Claus

as    Mother Claus

2007
P.S. I Love You

as    Patricia

2007
The Golden Compass

as    Hester (voice)

2006
Bonneville

as    Margene

2006
Charlotte's Web

as    Bitsy the Cow (voice)

2006
Failure to Launch

as    Sue

2006
Relative Strangers

as    Agnes Menure

2004
Around the World in 80 Days

as    Queen Victoria

2004
Little Black Book

as    Kippie Kann

2004
The Bridge of San Luis Rey

as    The Marquesa

2004
2002
About Schmidt

as    Roberta Hertzel

2002
Dragonfly

as    Mrs. Belmont

2002
Love Liza

as    Mary Ann Bankhead

2002
Unconditional Love

as    Grace Beasley

2001
American Outlaws

as    Ma James

2001
Rat Race

as    The Squirrel Lady

1999
Annie

as    Miss Agatha Hannigan

1998
Primary Colors

as    Libby Holden

1998
Swept from the Sea

as    Miss Swaffer

1998
The Waterboy

as    Mama Boucher

1997
Titanic

as    Molly Brown

1996
Diabolique

as    Det. Shirley Vogel

1996
The Late Shift

as    Helen Kushnick

1996
The War at Home

as    Maurine Collier

1995
Angus

as    Meg Bethune

1995
Dolores Claiborne

as    Dolores Claiborne

1994
North

as    Alaskan Mom

1994
The Stand

as    Rae Flowers

1993
A Home of Our Own

as    Frances Lacey

1992
Prelude to a Kiss

as    Leah Blier

1991
At Play in the Fields of the Lord

as    Hazel Quarrier

1991
Fried Green Tomatoes

as    Evelyn Couch

1991
Shadows and Fog

as    Prostitute

1990
Dick Tracy

as    Mrs. Green

1990
Men Don't Leave

as    Lisa Coleman

1990
Misery

as    Annie Wilkes

1990
White Palace

as    Rosemary

1988
Arthur 2: On the Rocks

as    Mrs. Canby

1987
My Best Friend Is a Vampire

as    Helen Blake

1987
Summer Heat

as    Ruth

1978
Straight Time

as    Selma Darin

1971
Taking Off

as    Audition Singer

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