Born on September 27, 1972
From Los Angeles, California
Gwyneth Paltrow as "Catherine"
Catherine (Gwyneth Paltrow) is a 27-year-old grieving after the loss of her father (Anthony Hopkins), a genius mathematician whose mind gradually deteriorated from mental illness. With her sister, Claire (Hope Davis), urging Catherine to leave their family home, and an ambitious student (Jake Gyllenhaal) searching through her father's notes, Catherine struggles to keep her composure and her sanity in this drama adapted from the stage play by David Auburn.
|Golden Globe (2005)||Nominated||Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama|
Gwyneth Paltrow as "Viola De Lesseps"
"Shakespeare in Love" is a romantic comedy for the 1990s set in the 1590s. It imaginatively unfolds the witty, sexy and timeless tale behind the creation of the greatest love story ever told. A young Shakespeare (Joseph Fiennes) is out of cash and ideas, he meets his ideal woman and she inspires him to write one of his most famous plays.
|Academy Award (1998)||Won||Actress in a Leading Role|
|British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1998)||Nominated||Actress in a Leading Role|
|Golden Globe (1998)||Won||Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical|
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (1998)||Won||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture|
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (1998)||Won||Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role|