ANNE HATHAWAY (Jewel) is currently in production on
Christopher Nolan's "Interstellar" alongside Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, and
Matthew McConaughey. The highly anticipated sci-fi film will be released by
Paramount Pictures on November 7, 2014. Hathaway completed production on
writer/director Kate Barker-Froyland's feature debut, "Song One" alongside Mary
Steenburgen. Hathaway is also a producer on the film, about a young woman who
strikes up a relationship with her ailing brother's favorite musician. The film
premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2014.
Last year, she starred as Fantine in Tom Hooper's screen adaptation of the
musical phenomenon "Les Miserables," opposite Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Eddie
Redmayne and Amanda Seyfried. Hathaway's performance earned her Oscar, Golden
Globe, SAG, and BAFTA awards for lead actress. Earlier that year, Hathaway
starred as the ultimate femme fatale, Catwoman, with Christian Bale, Marion
Cotillard, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt in Christopher Nolan's "The Dark Knight
Rises." The film was Nolan's third and final chapter in the Warner Bros.
franchise and was both a critical triumph and a box-office smash.
In 2008, Hathaway starred in Jonathan Demme's critically acclaimed "Rachel
Getting Married," for which she was nominated for an Academy Award, a Golden
Globe, an Independent Spirit Award, and a SAG Award in the Best Actress
category. The National Board of Review, the Chicago Film Critics Association,
and the Broadcast Film Critics Association all named Hathaway Best Actress for
her performance in the film.
Other recent film credits are Lone Scherfig's "One Day" (based on the novel
written by David Nicholls); Ed Zwick's "Love and Other Drugs" (for which Anne
received her second Golden Globe nomination); Tim Burton's "Alice in
Wonderland"; Garry Marshall's "Valentine's Day"; "Bride Wars"; "Get Smart";
"Becoming Jane"; Rodrigo Garcia's "Passengers"; "The Devil Wears Prada" opposite
Meryl Streep; and Ang Lee's "Brokeback Mountain." Early career credits include
Garry Marshall's "The Princess Diaries" and "The Princess Diaries 2: The Royal
Engagement; "Havoc"; "Ella Enchanted"; "Nicholas Nickleby"; and "The Other Side
Hathaway first gained Hollywood's attention for her turn in the television
series "Get Real." She has also lent her vocal talents to animated films "Rio"
and "Hoodwinked," in addition to her vocal cameos on the television series "The
Simpsons," for which she received an Emmy Award.
Theater credits include Shakespeare in the Park's "Twelfth Night" (2009);
Andrew Lloyd Webber's workshop of "Woman in White" and "Forever Your Child." In
2004-2005, Hathaway participated in the Encores Concert Gala as well as the
Stephen Sondheim Birthday Gala. She also appeared in the Lincoln Center Encore
series presentation of "Carnival," for which she won the prestigious 57th Annual
Clarence Derwent Award.
Hathaway studied at the Paper Mill Playhouse in New Jersey, the Barrow Group
in New York City, and at NYU's Collaborative Arts Projects "CAP 21" (where she
focused on her musical theater training). In April 2005, the award-winning
Barrow Group honored Anne for her achievements on behalf of the organization as
the first and only teen ever admitted to their intensive acting program.
Hathaway serves on the advisory board for Lollipop Theater Network, which is
an organization that screens movies in hospitals for pediatric patients
suffering from chronic or life-threatening illness. She also recently began
working with The Nike Foundation's "Girl Effect".
Hathaway currently resides in both Los Angeles and New York.