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Marlee Beth Matlin (born August 24, 1965) is an American actress, author, and activist. She won the Academy Award for Best Actress
Academy Award for Best Actress
in a Leading Role for Children of a Lesser God (1986) and to date is the only deaf performer to have won the award.[1][2] Her work in film and television has resulted in a Golden Globe
Golden Globe
award, with two additional nominations, and four Emmy
Emmy
nominations. Deaf since she was 18 months old, due to illness and high fevers,[3] she is also a prominent member of the National Association of the Deaf. Her longtime interpreter is Jack Jason.[4][5]

Contents

1 Early life 2 Career 3 Personal life

3.1 Marriage

4 Filmography 5 Awards 6 Published works 7 See also 8 References 9 External links

Early life[edit] Matlin was born in Morton Grove, Illinois, to Libby (née Hammer) and Donald Matlin (1930–2013), an automobile dealer.[6][7][8] She lost all hearing in her right ear and 80% of the hearing in her left ear at the age of 18 months. In her autobiography I'll Scream Later, she suggests that her hearing loss may have been due to a genetically malformed cochlea.[9] She is the only member of her family who is deaf. She and her two older brothers, Eric and Marc, grew up in a Reform Jewish household. Her family roots are in Poland and Russia.[7][10][11] Matlin attended a synagogue for the Deaf (Congregation Bene Shalom), and after studying Hebrew phonetically, was able to learn her Torah portion for her Bat Mitzvah. She was later interviewed for the book Mazel Tov: Celebrities' Bar and Bat Mitzvah Memories.[12] Matlin graduated from John Hersey High School
John Hersey High School
in Arlington Heights and attended Harper College.[13] In her autobiography I'll Scream Later, she described two instances when she was molested: by her babysitter at age 11, and by her teacher in high school.[14] Career[edit] Matlin made her stage debut at the age of seven, as Dorothy in an International Center on Deafness
Deafness
and the Arts (ICODA) children's theatre of The Wizard of Oz,[15] and continued to appear with the ICODA children's theatre group throughout her childhood.[16] Her discovery by Henry Winkler
Henry Winkler
during one of her ICODA theater performances ultimately led to her film debut in Children of a Lesser God (1986).[17] That film brought her a Golden Globe
Golden Globe
Award for Best Actress in a Drama and an Academy Award for Best Actress. Two years later, she made a guest appearance on Sesame Street
Sesame Street
with Billy Joel performing a revised version of "Just the Way You Are" with lyrics by Tony Geiss.[citation needed] Matlin used sign language during the song and hugged Oscar the Grouch
Oscar the Grouch
during the song's conclusion. One year after that, Billy Joel
Billy Joel
invited her to perform in his video for "We Didn't Start the Fire" where she played the prom-queen-turned-hippie in the mid portion of that video.[citation needed] In 1989, Matlin portrayed a Deaf widow in Bridge to Silence; in that role, she spoke in addition to using sign language. She was nominated for a Golden Globe
Golden Globe
for her work as the lead female role in the television series Reasonable Doubts (1991–1993). Matlin was nominated for an Emmy
Emmy
Award for a guest appearance in Picket Fences (1992), and became a regular on that series during its final season (1996). She played Carrie Buck in the 1994 television drama Against Her Will: The Carrie Buck Story, based on the United States Supreme Court case Buck v. Bell
Buck v. Bell
274 U.S. 200, which the Court heard in 1927. In that role, Matlin portrayed a hearing woman for the first time in her career, which earned her a CableACE Nomination as Best Actress.[citation needed] Matlin later had recurring roles in The West Wing, and Blue's Clues. Other television appearances include Seinfeld
Seinfeld
("The Lip Reader"), The Outer Limits ("The Message"), ER, The Practice, and Law & Order: Special
Special
Victims Unit. She was nominated for Primetime Emmy
Emmy
Awards for her guest appearances in Seinfeld, Law & Order: Special
Special
Victims Unit, and The Practice.[citation needed]

Matlin at the 2007 Texas Book Festival
Texas Book Festival
promoting one of her works

In 2002, Matlin published her first novel, titled Deaf Child Crossing, which was loosely based on her own childhood. She later wrote and published a sequel titled Nobody's Perfect, produced on stage at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts in partnership with VSA Arts in October 2007. In 2004, she starred in the movie What the Bleep Do We Know!? as Amanda. She also hosted the 3rd annual Festival for Cinema of the Deaf in Chicago, from October 15–18, likewise in 2004.[citation needed] In 2006, she played a Deaf parent in Desperate Housewives. She also had a recurring role as Joy Turner's (who made many jokes of Matlin's Deafness
Deafness
at her expense) public defender in My Name Is Earl
My Name Is Earl
and played the mother of one of the victims in an episode of CSI: NY. That same year, Matlin was cast in season 4 of The L Word
The L Word
as Jodi Lerner, a gay sculptor. She appeared in season 4 (2007), season 5 (2008), and season 6 (2009) as the girlfriend of one of the show's protagonists, Bette Porter, played by Jennifer Beals.[citation needed] On February 4, 2007, and February 7, 2016, Matlin interpreted the "Star Spangled Banner" in American Sign Language
American Sign Language
at Super Bowl XLI
Super Bowl XLI
in Miami, Florida
Miami, Florida
and at Super Bowl 50
Super Bowl 50
in Santa Clara, California, respectively. In January 2008, she appeared on Nip/Tuck
Nip/Tuck
as a television executive.[citation needed] In 2008, Matlin participated as a competitor in the sixth season of ABC's Dancing with the Stars. Her dance partner was newcomer Fabian Sanchez. Matlin and Sanchez were the sixth couple eliminated from the competition.[18] On May 6, 2009, Matlin received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.[19] On November 8, 2009, Matlin appeared on Seth & Alex's Almost Live Comedy Show, hosted by Seth MacFarlane
Seth MacFarlane
and Alex Borstein. After Borstein imitated Matlin calling MovieFone and singing "Poker Face," Matlin herself appeared and launched into a comical tirade against Borstein over being made fun of, and how she was not invited to provide her own voice for Family Guy. Matlin went on to voice Stella, Peter's coworker, in the Season 10 episode "The Blind Side;" Stella later became a recurring character. In 2010, Matlin produced a pilot for a reality show she titled My Deaf Family, which she presented to various national network executives. Although they expressed interest, no network purchased rights to the show for ongoing production. On March 29, 2010, Matlin uploaded the pilot to YouTube and launched a viral marketing campaign.[20] On July 26, 2010, Matlin signed a speech at an event commemorating the 20th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act.[21] In the following year, Matlin was a finalist on the NBC show The Celebrity Apprentice, competing to win money for her charity, The Starkey Hearing Foundation,[22] finishing in second place. However, on one episode of The Celebrity Apprentice, "The Art of the Deal", which was transmitted on April 3, 2011, she raised more funds than had ever been raised for charity in a single event on any television show before—USD$986,000.[23] Donald Trump, who was then moderating The Celebrity Apprentice, then donated an additional USD$14,000 to make the contribution an even million.[23] In 2013, Matlin played herself in No Ordinary Hero: The SuperDeafy Movie. As of January 2015, Matlin also acted as the American Civil Liberties Union's celebrity ambassador for disability rights.[24] As a "celebrity ambassador" for the ACLU, in attempts to bridge the gap between law enforcement and the deaf community, Matlin discussed the communication barriers when deaf individuals are stopped by the police. [25] Matlin played the recurring character of Melody Bledsoe on Switched at Birth. In September 2015, she made her Broadway debut in the revival production of the musical Spring Awakening.[26] Beginning in 2017, Matlin played the recurring role of Harriet on the Syfy television series, The Magicians.[27] On July 31, 2017, it was announced by Deadline that Matlin will join as a series regular in the third season of the ABC thriller Quantico in the role of ex-FBI agent, Jocelyn Turner.[28] Personal life[edit] Matlin is actively involved with a number of charitable organizations, including Easter Seals (where she was appointed an Honorary Board Member), the Children Affected by AIDS Foundation, Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation, VSA arts, and the Red Cross
Red Cross
Celebrity Cabinet.[29] She was appointed by President Clinton in 1994 to the Corporation for National Service and served as chair of National Volunteer Week.[30] Matlin was a participant in the first-ever national television advertising campaign supporting donations to Jewish federations. The program featured "film and television personalities celebrating their Jewish heritage and promoting charitable giving to the Jewish community" and included Greg Grunberg, Joshua Malina, Kevin Weisman, and Jonathan Silverman.[31]

Matlin as one of the presenters at the 2014 AHA Hero Dog Awards

Matlin received an honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters degree from Gallaudet University
Gallaudet University
in 1987.[32][33][34] In October 2007, she was appointed to the Gallaudet University
Gallaudet University
Board of Trustees.[34] In 1988, Matlin received the Samuel S. Beard Award for Greatest Public Service by an Individual 35 Years or Under, an award given out annually by Jefferson Awards.[35][36] Matlin attended the 1987 Oscars to present the Academy Award for Best Actor.[37] After signing her introduction in ASL, she spoke aloud the "names of the nominees" and of Michael Douglas, the winner.[37] On April 14, 2009, Matlin released an autobiography, I'll Scream Later. In it, she describes her drug abuse and how it drove her to check herself into the Betty Ford Center. She also tells about her rocky, two-year relationship with her significantly older Children of a Lesser God co-star William Hurt, who she claims was physically abusive to her.[38] She also addresses the sexual abuse she suffered as a child at the hands of her female babysitter.[39] She enjoys a sense of humor about her deafness: "Often I’m talking to people through my speaker phone, and after 10 minutes or so they say, 'Wait a minute, Marlee, how can you hear me?' They forget I have an interpreter there who is signing to me as they talk. So I say, 'You know what? I can hear on Wednesdays.'"[40][41] Marriage[edit] Matlin married Burbank police officer Kevin Grandalski on August 29, 1993, at the home of actor Henry Winkler, five days after her 28th birthday.[42] They first met while she was filming a scene from Reasonable Doubts outside the studio grounds; the police department had assigned Grandalski to provide security and control traffic.[43] They have four children: Sarah (born 1996), Brandon (born 2000), Tyler (born 2002), and Isabelle (born 2003).[44] Filmography[edit] Main article: Marlee Matlin
Marlee Matlin
filmography Awards[edit] Main article: List of awards and nominations received by Marlee Matlin In recognition of her philanthropic work and her advocacy for the inclusion of people with disabilities, Matlin received the 2016 Morton E. Ruderman Award in Inclusion, a $100,000 prize given annually by the Jay Ruderman
Jay Ruderman
of the Ruderman Family Foundation to one individual whose work excels at promoting disability inclusion. She won the Henry Viscardi Achievement Awards for disability advocacy in 2014.[45] Published works[edit]

Matlin, Marlee (2004). Deaf Child Crossing. New York: Simon & Schuster. ISBN 978-0689866968.  Matlin, Marlee; Cooney, Doug (2007). Leading Ladies. New York: Simon & Schuster. ISBN 978-0689869877.  Matlin, Marlee; Cooney, Doug (2007). Nobody's Perfect. New York: Simon & Schuster. ISBN 978-1416949763.  Matlin, Marlee (2009). I'll Scream Later. New York: Simon Spotlight Entertainment. ISBN 978-1439102855. 

See also[edit]

List of Academy Award records

References[edit]

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on her Best Actress win". EW.com. 2012-02-21. Retrieved 2017-03-07.  ^ Matlin, Marlee, I'll Scream Later, New York: Simon Spotlight Entertainment, 2009, p. 3. ^ "Marlee Matlin: ‘Do What You Have To Do’", NPR, August 11, 2010. ^ Rick Rojas, "Jack Jason gives voice to, but doesn't talk over, Marlee Matlin", Los Angeles Times, May 21, 2011. ^ Marlee Matlin
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profile, FilmReference.com; accessed February 7, 2018. ^ a b "Marlee Beth Matlin roots". Rootsweb.com. Retrieved June 16, 2012.  ^ "Inside Actress Marlee Matlin's Silent World". Good Morning America. ABC. April 14, 2009. p. 4. Retrieved June 16, 2012.  ^ Matlin, I'll Scream Later (2009), pp. 21–22. ^ Schleier, Curt, "No challenge goes unmet for Deaf actress Marlee Matlin", Jewish News Weekly, January 19, 2007. ^ [1] ^ "Mazel Tov: Celebrities' Bar and Bat Mitzvah Memories", amazon.com; accessed February 7, 2018. ^ Heidemann, Jason A. "Vital signs" Archived October 13, 2007, at the Wayback Machine.. Time Out Chicago, October 4, 2007. ^ Matlin, Marlee (2010). I'll Scream Later (First ed.). London, UK. pp. 56–61. ISBN 978-1439171516.  ^ "A gateway to arts for the deaf". 4hearingloss.com. August 18, 2006. Archived from the original on September 2, 2006. Retrieved November 9, 2015.  ^ Stark, John (October 20, 1986). "Deaf Actress Marlee Matlin
Marlee Matlin
Broke the Sound Barrier with New Love and Lesser God Co-Star Bill Hurt". People. Retrieved December 18, 2011.  ^ "Why Marlee Matlin
Marlee Matlin
and Henry Winkler
Henry Winkler
are captivating audiences". Greater Talent. Archived from the original on December 22, 2015. Retrieved 2015-12-12.  ^ " Marlee Matlin
Marlee Matlin
Signs Off from Dancing". People. April 23, 2008. Retrieved December 18, 2011.  ^ " Marlee Matlin
Marlee Matlin
receives Walk of Fame star" Archived September 30, 2011, at the Wayback Machine., The Los Angeles Independent, May 6, 2009. ^ " Marlee Matlin
Marlee Matlin
Launches ''My Deaf Family'' on YouTube". Insidetv.aol.com. March 31, 2010. Retrieved October 29, 2011.  ^ 20th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, The White House.] Archived July 2, 2012, at the Wayback Machine. ^ Video at Hulu.com ^ a b "Sign Talk
Talk
Joins Fundraiser for Marlee Matlin's Cause...", disabled-world.com, May 12, 2011. ^ " ACLU
ACLU
Ambassadors - Marlee Matlin". aclu.olrg (American Civil Liberties Union). Retrieved 2015-01-05.  ^ " Marlee Matlin
Marlee Matlin
On Deaf And Police Interaction". ACLU. March 22, 2018.  ^ Gioia, Michael; Viagas, Robert (July 21, 2015). "Children of a Lesser God Oscar Winner Marlee Matlin
Marlee Matlin
Will Make Broadway Debut in Spring Awakening". Playbill. Retrieved November 8, 2015.  ^ Serrao, Nivea (February 9, 2017). " Marlee Matlin
Marlee Matlin
to cast her spell on The Magicians". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved January 12, 2018.  ^ Petski, Denise (July 31, 2017). "'Quantico': Marlee Matlin
Marlee Matlin
Cast In Season 3 Of ABC Series". Deadline. Retrieved August 7, 2017.  ^ "Marlee Matlin, The Gift of Silence: A Conversation with Marlee Matlin". Voices Inc.com. April 4, 2007. Archived from the original on 2007-06-02.  ^ " Marlee Matlin
Marlee Matlin
Biography". The Kennedy Center. Retrieved 2015-12-12.  ^ "Film and Television Celebrities Promote Jewish Federations in First-Ever National Television Advertising Campaign - Jewish Stars Promote Federations' Initiatives and Mission" Archived November 3, 2013, at the Wayback Machine., Jewish Federations of North America, August 2, 2004. ^ "''Transcript of honorary degree ceremony at Gallaudet''" (PDF). Retrieved October 29, 2011.  ^ "''Photo in 1987 Gallaudet Tower Clock yearbook''" (PDF). Retrieved October 29, 2011.  ^ a b Profile: Marlee Matlin. Gallaudet University. Access date: December 26, 2007. ^ "Past Winners — Greatest Public Service by an Individual 35 Years or Under". jeffersonawards.org. Archived from the original on November 24, 2010. Retrieved November 9, 2015.  ^ Rubin, James H. (June 21, 1988). "Koop, Marlee Matlin
Marlee Matlin
Win Awards for Public Service". Associated Press. Retrieved November 9, 2015.  ^ a b Marlee Matlin, Betsy Sharkey (2009). I'll Scream Later. Simon and Schuster. ISBN 1-4391-7151-3.  ^ William Hurt
William Hurt
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William Hurt
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Academy Award for Best Actress

1928–1950

Janet Gaynor
Janet Gaynor
(1928) Mary Pickford
Mary Pickford
(1929) Norma Shearer
Norma Shearer
(1930) Marie Dressler
Marie Dressler
(1931) Helen Hayes
Helen Hayes
(1932) Katharine Hepburn
Katharine Hepburn
(1933) Claudette Colbert
Claudette Colbert
(1934) Bette Davis
Bette Davis
(1935) Luise Rainer
Luise Rainer
(1936) Luise Rainer
Luise Rainer
(1937) Bette Davis
Bette Davis
(1938) Vivien Leigh
Vivien Leigh
(1939) Ginger Rogers
Ginger Rogers
(1940) Joan Fontaine
Joan Fontaine
(1941) Greer Garson
Greer Garson
(1942) Jennifer Jones
Jennifer Jones
(1943) Ingrid Bergman
Ingrid Bergman
(1944) Joan Crawford
Joan Crawford
(1945) Olivia de Havilland
Olivia de Havilland
(1946) Loretta Young
Loretta Young
(1947) Jane Wyman
Jane Wyman
(1948) Olivia de Havilland
Olivia de Havilland
(1949) Judy Holliday
Judy Holliday
(1950)

1951–1975

Vivien Leigh
Vivien Leigh
(1951) Shirley Booth
Shirley Booth
(1952) Audrey Hepburn
Audrey Hepburn
(1953) Grace Kelly
Grace Kelly
(1954) Anna Magnani
Anna Magnani
(1955) Ingrid Bergman
Ingrid Bergman
(1956) Joanne Woodward
Joanne Woodward
(1957) Susan Hayward
Susan Hayward
(1958) Simone Signoret
Simone Signoret
(1959) Elizabeth Taylor
Elizabeth Taylor
(1960) Sophia Loren
Sophia Loren
(1961) Anne Bancroft
Anne Bancroft
(1962) Patricia Neal
Patricia Neal
(1963) Julie Andrews
Julie Andrews
(1964) Julie Christie
Julie Christie
(1965) Elizabeth Taylor
Elizabeth Taylor
(1966) Katharine Hepburn
Katharine Hepburn
(1967) Katharine Hepburn
Katharine Hepburn
/ Barbra Streisand
Barbra Streisand
(1968) Maggie Smith
Maggie Smith
(1969) Glenda Jackson
Glenda Jackson
(1970) Jane Fonda
Jane Fonda
(1971) Liza Minnelli
Liza Minnelli
(1972) Glenda Jackson
Glenda Jackson
(1973) Ellen Burstyn
Ellen Burstyn
(1974) Louise Fletcher
Louise Fletcher
(1975)

1976–2000

Faye Dunaway
Faye Dunaway
(1976) Diane Keaton
Diane Keaton
(1977) Jane Fonda
Jane Fonda
(1978) Sally Field
Sally Field
(1979) Sissy Spacek
Sissy Spacek
(1980) Katharine Hepburn
Katharine Hepburn
(1981) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(1982) Shirley MacLaine
Shirley MacLaine
(1983) Sally Field
Sally Field
(1984) Geraldine Page
Geraldine Page
(1985) Marlee Matlin
Marlee Matlin
(1986) Cher
Cher
(1987) Jodie Foster
Jodie Foster
(1988) Jessica Tandy
Jessica Tandy
(1989) Kathy Bates
Kathy Bates
(1990) Jodie Foster
Jodie Foster
(1991) Emma Thompson
Emma Thompson
(1992) Holly Hunter
Holly Hunter
(1993) Jessica Lange
Jessica Lange
(1994) Susan Sarandon
Susan Sarandon
(1995) Frances McDormand
Frances McDormand
(1996) Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
(1997) Gwyneth Paltrow
Gwyneth Paltrow
(1998) Hilary Swank
Hilary Swank
(1999) Julia Roberts
Julia Roberts
(2000)

2001–present

Halle Berry
Halle Berry
(2001) Nicole Kidman
Nicole Kidman
(2002) Charlize Theron
Charlize Theron
(2003) Hilary Swank
Hilary Swank
(2004) Reese Witherspoon
Reese Witherspoon
(2005) Helen Mirren
Helen Mirren
(2006) Marion Cotillard
Marion Cotillard
(2007) Kate Winslet
Kate Winslet
(2008) Sandra Bullock
Sandra Bullock
(2009) Natalie Portman
Natalie Portman
(2010) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(2011) Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence
(2012) Cate Blanchett
Cate Blanchett
(2013) Julianne Moore
Julianne Moore
(2014) Brie Larson
Brie Larson
(2015) Emma Stone
Emma Stone
(2016) Frances McDormand
Frances McDormand
(2017)

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Golden Globe
Golden Globe
Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama

Jennifer Jones
Jennifer Jones
(1943) Ingrid Bergman
Ingrid Bergman
(1944) Ingrid Bergman
Ingrid Bergman
(1945) Rosalind Russell
Rosalind Russell
(1946) Rosalind Russell
Rosalind Russell
(1947) Jane Wyman
Jane Wyman
(1948) Olivia de Havilland
Olivia de Havilland
(1949) Gloria Swanson
Gloria Swanson
(1950) Jane Wyman
Jane Wyman
(1951) Shirley Booth
Shirley Booth
(1952) Audrey Hepburn
Audrey Hepburn
(1953) Grace Kelly
Grace Kelly
(1954) Anna Magnani
Anna Magnani
(1955) Ingrid Bergman
Ingrid Bergman
(1956) Joanne Woodward
Joanne Woodward
(1957) Susan Hayward
Susan Hayward
(1958) Elizabeth Taylor
Elizabeth Taylor
(1959) Greer Garson
Greer Garson
(1960) Geraldine Page
Geraldine Page
(1961) Geraldine Page
Geraldine Page
(1962) Leslie Caron
Leslie Caron
(1963) Anne Bancroft
Anne Bancroft
(1964) Samantha Eggar
Samantha Eggar
(1965) Anouk Aimée
Anouk Aimée
(1966) Edith Evans
Edith Evans
(1967) Joanne Woodward
Joanne Woodward
(1968) Geneviève Bujold
Geneviève Bujold
(1969) Ali MacGraw
Ali MacGraw
(1970) Jane Fonda
Jane Fonda
(1971) Liv Ullmann
Liv Ullmann
(1972) Marsha Mason
Marsha Mason
(1973) Gena Rowlands
Gena Rowlands
(1974) Louise Fletcher
Louise Fletcher
(1975) Faye Dunaway
Faye Dunaway
(1976) Jane Fonda
Jane Fonda
(1977) Jane Fonda
Jane Fonda
(1978) Sally Field
Sally Field
(1979) Mary Tyler Moore
Mary Tyler Moore
(1980) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(1981) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(1982) Shirley MacLaine
Shirley MacLaine
(1983) Sally Field
Sally Field
(1984) Whoopi Goldberg
Whoopi Goldberg
(1985) Marlee Matlin
Marlee Matlin
(1986) Sally Kirkland
Sally Kirkland
(1987) Jodie Foster
Jodie Foster
/ Shirley MacLaine
Shirley MacLaine
/ Sigourney Weaver
Sigourney Weaver
(1988) Michelle Pfeiffer
Michelle Pfeiffer
(1989) Kathy Bates
Kathy Bates
(1990) Jodie Foster
Jodie Foster
(1991) Emma Thompson
Emma Thompson
(1992) Holly Hunter
Holly Hunter
(1993) Jessica Lange
Jessica Lange
(1994) Sharon Stone
Sharon Stone
(1995) Brenda Blethyn
Brenda Blethyn
(1996) Judi Dench
Judi Dench
(1997) Cate Blanchett
Cate Blanchett
(1998) Hilary Swank
Hilary Swank
(1999) Julia Roberts
Julia Roberts
(2000) Sissy Spacek
Sissy Spacek
(2001) Nicole Kidman
Nicole Kidman
(2002) Charlize Theron
Charlize Theron
(2003) Hilary Swank
Hilary Swank
(2004) Felicity Huffman
Felicity Huffman
(2005) Helen Mirren
Helen Mirren
(2006) Julie Christie
Julie Christie
(2007) Kate Winslet
Kate Winslet
(2008) Sandra Bullock
Sandra Bullock
(2009) Natalie Portman
Natalie Portman
(2010) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(2011) Jessica Chastain
Jessica Chastain
(2012) Cate Blanchett
Cate Blanchett
(2013) Julianne Moore
Julianne Moore
(2014) Brie Larson
Brie Larson
(2015) Isabelle Huppert
Isabelle Huppert
(2016) Frances McDormand
Frances McDormand
(2017)

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