Was member of the dramatic jury at the Sundance Film Festival in 1996.
Graduated from Frankfurt American High School in Frankfurt, Germany, in 1979.
In Evolution (2001), she works with Ted Levine. Levine played Jame "Buffalo Bill" Gumb in The Silence of the Lambs (1991), who is killed by Clarice Starling, later played by Moore in Hannibal (2001).
Moved into $900,000 3-bedroom loft in Greenwich Village. (November 1999)
Lived in Juneau, Alaska for about a year and a half and attended school there from 1971-1972.
Appears in The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997), the sequel to Jurassic Park (1993), in which Laura Dern was the heroine. Also appears in Hannibal (2001), the sequel to The Silence of the Lambs (1991), in which Jodie Foster preceded her as "Clarice Starling". Laura Dern and Jodie Foster appeared together in Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974).
Andre Gregory, who directed her onstage in "Uncle Vanya," said that "she evoked the sensuality and urgency of a young Joan Crawford, but with more depth, more contradictions.".
Her father was a judge in the Army's Judge Advocate General Corps and her mother was a psychiatric social worker.
Daughter, Liv Freundlich (b. 11 April 2002). Father is Bart Freundlich.
Friend of Ellen Barkin.
Was listed as a potential nominee on the 2007 Razzie Award nominating ballot. She was suggested in the Worst Actress category for her performance in the film Freedomland (2006), however, she failed to receive a nomination.
Chosen as one of People Magazine's '50 most beautiful' list. (2001)
While in college, she auditioned for the prestigious Guthrie Theater Drama School at the Guthrie Theater, Minneapolis, Minnesota, but continued to pursue her BFA at Boston instead. A few years later, she performed at the Guthrie Theater in the Ensamble, production of George Bernard Shaw "Heartbreak House".
In the year 2003, when she was nominated for two Oscars, she was in competition with her co-stars from The Hours (2002); Nicole Kidman (for The Hours (2002)) and Meryl Streep (for Adaptation. (2002)).
Appears in Boogie Nights (1997), The Big Lebowski (1998) and Magnolia (1999) with Philip Seymour Hoffman. Both of them have played characters in the Hannibal Lecter series. Moore played Clarice Starling in Hannibal (2001), and Hoffman played Freddie Lounds in Red Dragon (2002).
Son, Caleb Freundlich (b. 4 December 1997). Father is Bart Freundlich.
Worked briefly as part-time waitress in Boston, MA.
She was on Entertainment Weekly's list of "The 25 Greatest Actresses of the '90s" (issue date: 11/20/98).
Moved into $2.65 Mio duplex penthouse in Greenwich Village (2002)
Graduated from Boston University's School of the Arts.
Louis Malle, who directed her in the 1994 movie version, Vanya on 42nd Street (1994), said "that she made him think of the greatest of all ravaged beauties, Jeanne Moreau."
Is a staunch pro-choice advocate and an active member of Planned Parenthood.
Was considered for the lead role of "Deirdre Burroughs" in Running with Scissors (2006). The part eventually went to Annette Bening.
She and Joan Cusack played pregnant women in Nine Months (1995). In 1997, their own sons were born.