• Kathleen  Turner

    Kathleen Turner

    Born on June 19th, 1954

    From Springfield, Missouri

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The War of the Roses Poster

The War of the Roses

After 17 years of marriage, Barbara (Kathleen Turner) and Oliver Rose (Michael Douglas) want out. The trouble is, neither one wants to part with their opulent home. So begins a long war between husband and wife, reaching farcical heights that leave much of the house -- not to mention their lives -- in shambles. The couple's children (Sean Astin, Heather Fairfield) watch in horror while lawyer Gavin D'Amato (Danny DeVito) tries his best to stem the bloodshed.

Golden Globe (1990)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
Peggy Sue Got Married Poster

Peggy Sue Got Married

Peggy Sue Bodell (Kathleen Turner) attends her 25-year high school reunion after separating from her cheating husband, Charlie (Nicolas Cage). She regrets the decisions she has made in her life, such as getting pregnant by Charlie in high school. When she faints at the reunion, she awakens in 1960. Given the chance to relive her life, she changes many things. However, some choices are more complicated, as she begins to see young Charlie's charm and true feelings.

Golden Globe (1987)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
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Prizzi's Honor

For Charley Partanna (Jack Nicholson), life in the Prizzi family is good as long as he honors the wishes of the Godfather (William Hickey). Partanna is respected for ruthlessly carrying out murder contracts, but his wise-talking Brooklyn existence is turned on its head when he falls for a beautiful hit woman (Kathleen Turner) from the West Coast. He follows her back to California, balancing work commitments and his love interest until a new contract makes things difficult.

Golden Globe (1986)
Won
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy