March 28, 1948
74 years old
5 ft 5 in | 165 cm
38-30-39 in | 96.5-76-99 cm
55 kg | 121 lbs
9 US | 40 EU
Dianne Evelyn Wiest was born in Kansas City, Missouri, United States, on March 28, 1948, is an American actress.
Young Dianne Wiest first started performing on the stage, with a Shakespearean troupe.
She made her big screen debut in romantic comedy drama movie It's My Turn (1980) in role as Gail.
She got her television debut in drama film Zalmen: or, The Madness of God (1975) in role as Nina.
Dianne's breakthrough performance came as Emma in romantic fantasy comedy drama film The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985).
She landed her Broadway debut in a play "Solitaire / Double Solitaire" (1971) in role as Daughter, at John Golden Theatre.
How tall is Dianne Wiest and what is her weight? Dianne Wiest's height is 5' 5" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 165 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, her weight is 121 іn pоunds or 55 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.
Dianne Wiest is 74 years old.
Dianne Wiest net worth is around 18 million dollars.
Dianne Wiest body measurements are bust-waist-hip 38-30-39 in inches or 96.5-76-99 in cеntіmеtrеѕ, her bra size is 36B with cup size B.
She won the Academy Awards and a Golden Globe Awards for Best Supporting Actress for her performances in films:
Hannah and Her Sisters (1986) comedy drama in role as Holly
Bullets Over Broadway (1994) black comedy crime in role as Helen Sinclair
She was nominated for the Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Helen Buckman in family comedy-drama film Parenthood (1989).
She was nominated for the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for her performance as Bea in comedy drama movie Radio Days (1987).
She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie for her role as Sarah McClellan in CBS television drama film The Simple Life of Noah Dearborn (1999).
Edward Scissorhands (1990) fantasy romance opposite Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder and Kathy Baker
The Lost Boys (1987) teen black comedy horror with Corey Haim, Kiefer Sutherland and Corey Feldman
The Birdcage (1996) comedy opposite Robin Williams, Gene Hackman and Nathan Lane
Rabbit Hole (2010) drama with Nicole Kidman, Sandra Oh and Aaron Eckhart
Footloose (1984) musical drama opposite Kevin Bacon, John Lithgow and Sarah Jessica Parker
A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints (2006) drama with Robert Downey Jr., Shia LaBeouf and Channing Tatum
Independence Day (1983) drama opposite Kathleen Quinlan, David Keith and Cliff DeYoung
Little Man Tate (1991) family drama with Jodie Foster, Adam Hann-Byrd and Debi Mazar
Practical Magic (1998) romantic comedy fantasy opposite Sandra Bullock, Nicole Kidman and Stockard Channing
Let Them All Talk (2020) comedy drama in role as Susan, opposite Meryl Streep and Gemma Chan
I Care a Lot (2020) comedy crime thriller in role as Jennifer Peterson, with Peter Dinklage, Rosamund Pike and Eiza González
She won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series and was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television for her role as Dr. Gina Toll in HBO drama television series In Treatment (2008-2009).
She won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for her role as Lillian Hepworth in Canadian television series Road to Avonlea (1997) in episode "Woman of Importance".
The 10th Kingdom (2000) fairytale fantasy miniseries in role as The Evil Queen / Christine White
She played D.A. Nora Lewin in NBC police procedural and legal drama television series Law & Order (2000–2002).
Category 6: Day of Destruction (2004) CBS miniseries in role as Secretary of Energy Shirley Abbott
The Return of Jezebel James (2008) Fox sitcom in role as Talia Tompkins
Life in Pieces (2015-2019) CBS sitcom in role as Joan Short
Attended the Nurnberg American High School.
Graduated from the University of Maryland (1969), with a degree in Arts and Sciences.
Has two brothers, Greg and Don.
Has two adopted children, Emily and Lily.
She played Winnie in a play "Happy Days" (2016-2019).
Lives in the Upper West Side of New York City.
Has been in a relationship with talent agent Sam Cohn.