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Catherine was born under the official name Keener, Catherine Ann on March 23rd, 1959. She has been a credited actor since the 1996 film Walking and Talking.
Catherine Keener has yet to establish a position as a bankable star. She has starred in two films including the 2015 drama movie The Greens Are Gone as the character Nancy Green and the 2006 comedy film Friends with Money playing Christine.
Catherine has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. She has appeared in twenty-five films including: the 2013 adventure film The Croods as the character Ugga, the 2013 biography movie Captain Phillips playing Andrea Phillips and the 2012 drama release Maladies cast as Catherine.
Her most commercially successful project to date has been the 2013 adventure film The Croods, which brought in $187,000,000 at the box office.
In 2009 Catherine Keener produced her first movie, the adventure film Where the Wild Things Are.
Catherine has garnered moderate media attention, having been and captured in more than one pictorials and featured in five magazine articles.
As an actor Catherine Keener has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on two occasions. Her first nomination was for Best Actress In A Supporting Role for her portrayal of Maxine in the 1999 film Being John Malkovich. Catherine Keener was also nominated for Best Actress In A Supporting Role for her role as Nelle Harper Lee in the 2005 movie Capote .