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Bio For: Catherine Keener
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An accomplished actress at once vibrantly potent and firmly grounded in her roles, CATHERINE KEENER continues to be a dominant force on screen. Keener recently appeared in the animated adventure THE CROODS, for Dreamworks Animation, CAPTAIN PHILLIPS for Sony, directed by Paul Greengrass and co-starring alongside Tom Hanks, A LATE QUARTET with Philip Seymour Hoffman and Christopher Walken, and MALADIES with James Franco.

Other recent credits include such varied films as PEACE, LOVE, AND MISUNDERSTANDING, directed by Bruce Beresford and co-starring Jane Fonda; the dramedy THE ORANGES, co-starring Hugh Laurie, Oliver Platt and Allison Janney; the thriller TRUST alongside Clive Owen and Viola Davis; the family film PERCY JACKSON AND THE OLYMPIANS; and the dark comedy CYRUS with John C. Reilly and Jonah Hill. She has also worked several times with acclaimed independent director Nicole Holofcener, most recently in PLEASE GIVE with Oliver Platt and Rebecca Hall, and previously in FRIENDS WITH MONEY, LOVELY AND AMAZING, and WALKING AND TALKING.

Other recent credits include THE SOLOIST with Robert Downey, Jr. and Jaime Foxx; Spike Jonze's WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE, and Showtime's "An American Crime" opposite Ellen Page, for which Keener earned both a Golden Globe and Emmy nomination. Previous roles include her Oscar-nominated roles in Charlie Kaufman's BEING JOHN MALKOVICH and Bennett Miller's CAPOTE (as novelist Harper Lee); Barry Levinson's WHAT JUST HAPPENED, Andrew Fleming's HAMLET 2, Sean Penn's INTO THE WILD, Judd Apatow's THE 40 YEAR OLD VIRGIN, Sydney Pollack's THE INTERPRETER with Sean Penn and Nicole Kidman, Rebecca Miller's THE BALLAD OF JACK AND ROSE, opposite Daniel Day-Lewis, Spike Jonze's ADAPTATION, Andrew Niccol's S1M0NE, Steven Soderbergh's FULL FRONTAL and OUT OF SIGHT, Danny DeVito's DEATH TO SMOOCHY, Neil LaBute's YOUR FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS, and the screen adaptation of Sam Shepard's SIMPATICO. She also appeared in four films by Tom DiCillo: BOX OF MOONLIGHT, JOHNNY SUEDE, LIVING IN OBLIVION, and THE REAL BLONDE.

Keener's television credits also include HBO's critically acclaimed anthology, "If These Walls Could Talk," directed by Nancy Savoca, and a notable guest appearance on "Seinfeld." On stage, she starred opposite Edward Norton in the Signature Theater Company's critically acclaimed off-Broadway revival of Langford Wilson's Burn This.

Movies For: Catherine Keener
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BEGIN AGAIN (R) On Video: 10/28/2014 At Theaters: 7/2/2014
ENOUGH SAID (PG-13) On Video: 1/14/2014 At Theaters: 9/18/2013
THE CROODS (PG) On Video: 10/1/2013 At Theaters: 3/22/2013
CYRUS (R) On Video: 12/14/2010 At Theaters: 6/18/2010
PLEASE GIVE (R) On Video: 10/19/2010 At Theaters: 4/30/2010
WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE (PG) On Video: 3/2/2010 At Theaters: 10/16/2009
THE SOLOIST (PG-13) On Video: 8/4/2009 At Theaters: 4/24/2009
SYNECDOCHE, NEW YORK (R) On Video: 3/10/2009 At Theaters: 10/24/2008
HAMLET 2 (R) On Video: 12/21/2008 At Theaters: 8/22/2008
INTO THE WILD (R) On Video: 3/4/2008 At Theaters: 9/21/2007
FRIENDS WITH MONEY (R) On Video: 8/29/2006 At Theaters: 4/21/2006
THE 40-YEAR-OLD VIRGIN (R) On Video: 12/13/2005 At Theaters: 8/19/2005
THE INTERPRETER (PG-13) On Video: 10/4/2005 At Theaters: 4/22/2005
FULL FRONTAL (R) On Video: 2/11/2003 At Theaters: 8/2/2002
SIMONE (PG-13) On Video: 1/21/2003 At Theaters: 8/23/2002
DEATH TO SMOOCHY (R) On Video: 9/17/2002 At Theaters: 3/29/2002
BEING JOHN MALKOVICH (R) On Video: 5/2/2000 At Theaters: 10/29/1999
YOUR FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS (R) On Video: 2/23/1999 At Theaters: 8/28/1998
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