Dianne Wiest



Place of birth:

Kansas City, Missouri, USA :


An American actress. She has had a successful career on stage, television, and film, and has won two Academy Awards, two Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe Award. Wiest has also been nominated for a BAFTA Award.

Film Credits

The Mule (2018)
as Mary
Five Nights in Maine (2016)
as Lucinda
Sisters (2015)
as Deana Ellis
The Humbling (2014)
as Carol
The Odd Life of Timothy Green (2012)
as Ms. Bernice Crudstaff
Darling Companion (2012)
as Penny Alexander
Woody Allen: A Documentary (2011)
as Herself
The Big Year (2011)
as Brenda Harris
Rabbit Hole (2010)
as Nat
Rage (2009)
as Miss Roth
Synecdoche, New York (2008)
as Ellen Bascomb / Millicent Weems
Passengers (2008)
as Toni
Dan in Real Life (2007)
as Nana
Dedication (2007)
as Carol
A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints (2006)
as Dito's Mother
Robots (2005)
as Mrs. Copperbottom (voice)
Category 6: Day of Destruction (2004)
as Shirley Abbott
The Blackwater Lightship (2004)
as Lily
Merci Docteur Rey (2002)
as Elisabeth Beaumont
I Am Sam (2001)
as Annie Cassell
The Simple Life Of Noah Dearborn (1999)
as Sarah McClellan
Practical Magic (1998)
as Tante Bridget 'Jet' Owens
The Horse Whisperer (1998)
as Diane Booker
Drunks (1997)
as Rachel
The Associate (1996)
as Sally Dugan
The Birdcage (1996)
as Louise Keeley
Bullets Over Broadway (1994)
as Helen Sinclair
The Scout (1994)
as Doctor H. Aaron
Cops & Robbersons (1994)
as Helen Robberson
Little Man Tate (1991)
as Jane Grierson
Edward Scissorhands (1990)
as Peg
Cookie (1989)
as Lenore
Parenthood (1989)
as Helen Buckman Lampkin Bowman
Bright Lights, Big City (1988)
as Mother
The Lost Boys (1987)
as Lucy Emerson
Radio Days (1987)
as Aunt Bea
September (1987)
as Stephanie
Hannah and Her Sisters (1986)
as Holly
The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)
as Emma
Falling in Love (1984)
as Isabelle
Footloose (1984)
as Vi Moore
Independence Day (1983)
as Nancy Morgan
I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can (1982)
as Julie Addison
It's My Turn (1980)
as Gail

TV Series Credits

Life in Pieces (2015)
as Joan Short
The Blacklist (2013)
as Ruth Kipling
The Return of Jezebel James (2008)
In Treatment (2008)
as Gina
Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001)
The 10th Kingdom (2000)
as Christine White
The 10th Kingdom (2000)
as Evil Queen
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)
Law & Order (1990)
as D.A. Nora Lewin
The Academy Awards (1953)
Hallmark Hall of Fame (1951)
The Wall ()
as Symka Mazor