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Academy Award-winner GOLDIE HAWN plays Suzette, a colorful free spirit who sets off on a quest to find something she lost long ago. Most recently, Hawn starred along with Warren Beatty, Diane Keaton, Andie MacDowell and Garry Shandling in TOWN & COUNTRY for New Line Cinema. In March of 1998. she re-teamed with her HOUSESITTER co-star, Steve Martin, in the Paramount Pictures comedy THE OUT-OF-TOWNERS. Prior to that, Hawn was seen in two critically acclaimed films, THE FIRST WIVES CLUB, starring with Bette Midler and Diane Keaton, and Woody Allen's musical comedy EVERYONE SAYS I LOVE YOU.

In 1997, Hawn made her debut behind the camera as the director of the Turner Network Television original film "Hope," which starred Christine Lahti, J.T. Walsh and Jena Malone, Hawn made her feature film debut in THE ONE AND ONLY, GENUINE, ORIGINAL FAMILY BAND before playing opposite Walter Matthau and Ingrid Bergman in CACTUS FLOWER, for which she won the 1969 Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. She went on to star in BUTTERFLIES ARE FREE and THE SUGARLAND EXPRESS, Steven Spielberg's feature debut.

Her additional early films include THERE'S A GIRL IN MY SOUP, THE GIRL FROM PETROVKA and THE DUCHESS AND THE DIRT WATER FOX, among others, She also starred opposite Warren Beatty in the 1975 box office hit, SHAMPOO.

Following a two-year hiatus. in which she devoted time to her family, Hawn returned to the screen to star with Chevy Chase in FOUL PLAY. She then executive produced and starred in the 1980 box office smash PRIVATE BENJAMIN, garnering a Best Actress Academy Award nomination, She went on to star in SEEMS LIKE OLD TIMES, again with Chevy Chase; BEST FRIENDS, with Burt Reynolds; and Jonathan Demme's SWING SHIFT.

Hawn continued her success, both as an actress and producer, with a variety of film projects including PROTOCOL, WILDCATS. OVERBOARD, MY BLUE HEAVEN, CRISSCROSS and SOMETHING TO TALK ABOUT, which starred Julia Roberts. She then appeared in the action hit BIRD ON A WIRE, opposite Mel Gibson; the thriller DECEIVED; HOUSESITTER, with Steve Martin; and DEATH BECOMES HER, with Meryl Streep and Bruce Willis.

Born in Tacoma Park, Maryland. Hawn began training for a career as a dancer at the age of 3. By the time she was 17, she was running her own ballet school. Hawn was still a high school student when she acted professionally for the first time, playing Juliet in a Williamsburg. Virginia production of "Romeo and Juliet." After studying drama at American University for two years. she made her professional dancing debut at the Texas Pavilion of the New York World's Fair in 1964-65 and remained in New York to perform as a singer and dancer in off-Broadway productions of "Kiss Me, Kate," "Guys and Dolls," "Pal Joey." "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying" and "The Boyfriend."

She continued to work steadily as a dancer, which led to television work in Los Angeles, culminating in her appearance in the classic comedy/variety show "Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In." Hawn has also headlined her own show in Las Vegas and has returned to television for several specials over the years including "Pure Goldie," "Goldie and the Kids - Listen to Us." "Goldie and Liza Together" and "The Goldie Hawn Special."

Hawn is a principal in Cosmic Entertainment, a production entity comprised of her own banner, Clear Light, as well as the production companies of Kurt Russell, Kate Hudson and Oliver Hudson. The company is actively producing and developing over a dozen projects for film and television.

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