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ROBIN WRIGHT PENN (Anne Collins) made her film debut in Rob Reiner's cult classic The Princess Bride, and has since become one of cinema's most acclaimed actors.

Wright Penn has received many kudos for her outstanding performances throughout the years. Two of her first nominations were for Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards and came in 1995 for her unforgettable role as Jenny, starring opposite Tom Hanks, in Robert Zemeckis' Best Picture Oscar® winner Forrest Gump. Wright Penn earned her second SAG Award nomination for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role for Nick Cassavetes' She's So Lovely, and she received her third SAG nomination for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries for Fred Schepisi's Empire Falls. She has received three Independent Spirit Award nominations for her performances in Erin Dignam's Loved, in which she starred opposite William Hurt; Rodrigo García's ensemble Nine Lives; and Jeff Stanzler's Sorry, Haters. Additionally, Wright Penn starred in and served as an executive producer on Deborah Kampmeier's Virgin, which received an Independent Spirit Award nomination for the John Cassavetes Award.

Her other film credits include Anthony Minghella's Breaking and Entering, in which she starred opposite Jude Law; Robert Zemeckis' Beowulf, opposite Angelina Jolie and Anthony Hopkins; Keith Gordon's The Singing Detective, opposite Robert Downey, Jr.; Peter Kosminsky's White Oleander, opposite Alison Lohman; Anthony Drazan's Hurlyburly, opposite Kevin Spacey; Sean Penn's The Pledge, opposite Jack Nicholson; Luis Mandoki's Message in a Bottle, opposite Kevin Costner and Paul Newman; M. Night Shyamalan's Unbreakable, opposite Bruce Willis and Samuel L. Jackson; Pen Densham's Moll Flanders, opposite Morgan Freeman; Barry Levinson's Toys, opposite Robin Williams; and in the short film Room 10, directed by Jennifer Aniston for Glamour magazine's Reel Moments series, in which she starred opposite Kris Kristofferson.

Wright Penn was last seen in Barry Levinson's What Just Happened, opposite Robert DeNiro, and Deborah Kampmeier's Hounddog, opposite Dakota Fanning, which Wright Penn also executive produced. She will next be seen in Robert Zemeckis' A Christmas Carol, her third collaboration with the director and slated for release on November 6, 2009. Wright Penn was recently seen in Rebecca Miller's drama The Private Lives of Pippa Lee, in which she starred as the title character opposite Julianne Moore, Alan Arkin, Keanu Reeves and Blake Lively. The drama premiered at the 2009 Berlin International Film Festival.


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