Anne Hathaway is an American multitalented artist who won numerous awards in her career. She starred in several successful movies, including The Devil Wears Prada and The Princess Diaries. Besides being an actress, she is also known as an activist and a skilled singer.
Born to an actress on November 12, 1982 in Brooklyn, New York City, Anne is the only child in the family. A young Anne used to see her mother perform. Grew up with having confidence, Anne then had a dream to be an actress. When she attended the high school, she started participating in stage productions. She was the first teenager who joined an acting program by The Barrow Group Theater which led her to a television role on the series Get Real (1999-2000).
Anne’s acting career began after she graduated high school in 2000. Her first big screen debut was the Disney’s The Princess Diaries (2001) with her role as Mia Thermopolis, a clumsy girl from a royal family. The movie unexpectedly became one of the highest grossing movies of the year. She also played for the sequel The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement in 2004.
Her name was become known internationally with her outstanding acting in another movies. Anne explored different challenging roles after appeared as a children’s role model. In 2005, she played a role as a wife in Brokeback Mountain in 2005. The drama then got a nomination from Academy Award for best picture. She also took a role in well-known movie The Devil Wears Prada (2006) and Becoming Jane (2007).
She kept polishing her acting skills through numerous movies, like taking a role as an ex-model who has been in a rehab for a movie Dancing with Shiva in 2008. She also undoubtedly took part in an action-comedy Get Smart and being a grief counselor in Passengers. Anne received her first Academy Award nomination for her portrayal as Kym in Rachel Getting Married (2008).
She performed as the White Queen in Alice in Wonderland (2010) and Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016). Her spectacular performance in Les Misérables (2012) led her to earn the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. She took part in a theatrical The Intern in which she showed her comedic skills. She also actively played in some series and drama.
In addition to her successful big screen career, Anne Hathaway lent her voice for animated movies, including Rio (2011). Anne also donated for several charities, like the Lollipop Theater Network and the Step Up Women’s Network. In 2002, she made a musical debut with Carnival. She also performed singing at New York’s Carnegie Hall.