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Helen was born under the official name Hunt, Helen Elizabeth on June 15th, 1963. She has been a credited actor since the 1987 film Project X.
Helen Hunt is a dependable leading actor. She has starred in three films including the 2013 drama film Decoding Annie Parker as the character Mary-Claire King, the 2007 comedy movie Then She Found Me playing April Epner and the 1996 action release Twister cast as Dr. Jo Harding.
Helen has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. She has appeared in twelve films including: the 2012 comedy film The Sessions as the character Cheryl, the 2011 biography movie Soul Surfer playing Cheri Hamilton and the 2006 drama release Bobby cast as Samantha.
Helen Hunt has earned salaries up to $1,000,000 for her acting. Her most commercially successful project to date has been the 1996 action film Twister, which brought in $242,000,000 at the box office.
Helen is a cultural icon, having been featured on the cover of at least nineteen magazines, captured in more than eight pictorials, interviewed in over four publications and featured in fifteen magazine articles.
As an actor Helen Hunt has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on two occasions. Her first Oscar was for Best Actress In A Leading Role for her portrayal of Carol Connelly in the 1997 film As Good as It Gets. Helen Hunt was also nominated for Best Actress In A Supporting Role for her role as Cheryl in the 2012 movie The Sessions .