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Michelle Pfeiffer

Michelle Pfeiffer
Michelle Pfeiffer, 2007
Personal information
Birth nameMichelle Marie Pfeiffer
Birth dateApril 29, 1958(age 58)
Place of birthSanta Ana, California, U.S.
OccupationActress, singer
Years active1978 present
SpousePeter Horton (1981 1988)
David E. Kelley (1993 present)
RelativesDedee Pfeiffer (sister)

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Michelle Marie Pfeiffer (c-eniconˈfaɪfər; born April 29, 1958) is an American actress. She made her film debut in 1980 in The Hollywood Knights, but first garnered mainstream attention with her performance in Brian De Palma's Scarface (1983). Pfeiffer has won numerous awards for her work. She received six consecutive Golden Globe Award nominations, winning the Best Actress in a Motion Picture Drama award in 1990 for The Fabulous Baker Boys. She also won the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Dangerous Liaisons, and the Silver Bear for Best Actress for Love Field, and has been nominated for three Academy Awards for the same films.

Pfeiffer rose to prominence in the late 1980s and early 1990s with critically acclaimed performances in the films Dangerous Liaisons (1988), Married to the Mob (1988), The Fabulous Baker Boys (1989), The Russia House (1990), Frankie and Johnny (1991), Love Field (1992), Batman Returns (1992), and The Age of Innocence (1993).

She received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on August 6, 2007. The star is located at 6801 Hollywood Boulevard.

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