November 11, 1964
56 years old
5 ft 5½ in | 166 cm
31-22-32 in | 79-56-81 cm
51 kg | 112.5 lbs
7.5 US | 38 EU
Calista Kay Flockhart was born in Freeport, Illinois, United States, on November 11, 1964, is an American actress.
Young Calista Flockhart began her professional acting career in regional theatre in Cleveland, Louisville, Chicago and Houston.
She made her big screen debut in romantic comedy film Naked in New York (1993) in role as Acting student.
She got her television debut in CBS soap opera Guiding Light (1989) in role as Elise.
Her breakthrough performance came as Ally McBeal in Fox legal comedy drama television series Ally McBeal (1997-2002).
She landed her Broadway debut in a play "The Glass Menagerie" (1994) in role as Laura, for which she won the Clarence Derwent Award.
Fragile (2005) horror in role as Amy Nicholls, opposite Richard Roxburgh and Elena Anaya
Quiz Show (1994) docudrama opposite John Turturro, Rob Morrow and Ralph Fiennes
Drunks (1995) drama with Spalding Gray and Richard Lewis
The Birdcage (1996) comedy opposite Robin Williams, Gene Hackman and Nathan Lane
Milk & Money (1996) romantic comedy with Robert Petkoff, Peter Boyle and Robert Vaughn
Telling Lies in America (1997) coming-of-age drama opposite Kevin Bacon, Brad Renfro and Maximilian Schell
A Midsummer Night's Dream (1999) romantic comedy fantasy with Kevin Kline, Michelle Pfeiffer and Rupert Everett
Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her (2000) romantic drama opposite Glenn Close and Cameron Diaz
The Last Shot (2004) action comedy with Matthew Broderick, Alec Baldwin and Toni Collette
She won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series for her role as Ally McBeal in Fox legal comedy drama television series Ally McBeal (1997-2002), also was nominated for three Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series.
She was nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress on Television for her role as Cat Grant in CBS superhero television series Supergirl (2015-2018).
Brothers & Sisters (2006-2011) ABC family drama series in role as Kitty Walker
Graduated from the Shawnee High School in Medford Township in 1983.
Graduated from the Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey (1988), with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Theatre.
Has Irish, Scottish, German and English ancestry.
She was a cheerleader at Shawnee High School.
Served as national spokeswoman for Peace Over Violence (2004-2014).
She was inducted into South Jersey Arts and Entertainment Hall of Fame in 2006.
She dated Robert Downey Jr. (2000) and Sam Mendes (1999).
She started dating actor Harrison Ford in 2002, the couple got married in 2010, they have one adopted son, Liam Flockhart Ford.