- Name: Jessica Lange
- Born: 04/20/1949 (71 years old)
- Occupation: Actress, photographer, producer
Jessica Phyllis Lange (//; born April 20, 1949) is an American actress. She is the thirteenth actress in history to achieve the Triple Crown of Acting, having won two Academy Awards, three Primetime Emmy Awards, one Tony Award, one Screen Actors Guild Award, and five Golden Globe Awards. Additionally, she is the second actress in history to win the Academy Award for Best Actress after winning the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, the third actress and first performer since 1943 to receive two Oscar nominations within the same year, the fifth actress and ninth performer to win Oscars in both the lead and supporting acting categories, and is tied as the sixth most Oscar-nominated actress in history. Lange holds the record for the most Golden Globe nominations in the Best Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television category. She is the only performer ever to win Primetime Emmy Awards in both the Outstanding Supporting Actress and Outstanding Lead Actress categories for the same miniseries. Lange has also garnered one Critics Choice Award and three Dorian Awards, making her the most honored actress by the Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association. In 1998, Entertainment Weekly listed Lange among the 25 Greatest Actresses of the 1990s. In 2014, Lange was scheduled to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, though she has yet to claim it.
Birth Name: Jessica Phyllis Lange
Alias: Jessica Phyllis Lange
Birth Place: Cloquet, Minnesota, U.S.
Jessica Lange quotes :
At a certain age, death becomes familiar to you-or a loss becomes familiar-the tragedies that are more commonplace in life.Jessica Lange
TV is sort of the only way to go for an actress my age to make a decent salary with independent films, you just can't.Jessica Lange
Families survive, one way or another. You have a tie, a connection that exists long after death, through many lifetimes.Jessica Lange
I worked on my voice for Sweet Dreams, but only to match my speaking voice to Patsy's actual singing voice. That was my way into that character.Jessica Lange
For me, nothing has ever taken precedence over being a mother and having a family and a home.Jessica Lange
I am tortured when I am away from my family, from my children. I am horribly guilt-ridden.Jessica Lange
I've been thinking a lot about next year, which will be the first time in 25 years that I don't have a child at home.Jessica Lange
The only place I've felt was really my home is my cabin up north. There's something in the water there that connects me to that place. There's also this sense of isolation and loneliness about it that I've never been able to shake.Jessica Lange