Frances Louise McDormand (born June 23, 1957) is an American actress. She is one of the few performers who have achieved the Triple Crown of Acting, with an Academy Award for Fargo (1996), a Tony Award for the Broadway play Good People (2011), and an Emmy Award for the HBO miniseries Olive Kitteridge (2014).
|Full name at birth||
Cynthia Ann Smith
|Claim to fame||
Marge Gunderson In Fargo (1996), Dean Sara Gaskell In Wonder Boys (2000).
|Date of birth||
23 June 1957
|Place of birth||
Chicago, IL, USA
Actress, Producer, Voice Artist
5' 5" (165 cm)
New York, New York, U.S.
Monessen High School, Monessen, Pennsylvania, United States (1975)
United Talent Agency (LA)
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