Dianne Wiest

Dianne Wiest


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 28-03-1948
  • Gender: Female
  • Place of Birth: Kansas City, Missouri, USA
  • Also Known As:

    Diane Wiest
    Дайан Уист

  • Popularity: 15.12
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Dianne Evelyn Wiest (born March 28, 1946) is an American actress. She has won two Academy Awards, two Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe Award, and has also been nominated for a BAFTA Award.




Year Movie Character
2002 Merci Docteur Rey as Elisabeth Beaumont
2004 The Blackwater Lightship as Lily
1983 The Face of Rage as Rebecca Hammil
1996 The Associate as Sally Dugan
1987 September as Stephanie
1991 Little Man Tate as Jane Grierson
1999 The Simple Life of Noah Dearborn as Sarah McClellan
1989 Cookie as Lenore
2016 Five Nights in Maine as Lucinda
1990 The Making of Edward Scissorhands as Herself
1970 Apartment 7A
1990 Edward Scissorhands as Peg
1989 Parenthood as Helen Buckman Lampkin Bowman
1987 The Lost Boys as Lucy Emerson
2001 I Am Sam as Annie Cassell
1986 Hannah and Her Sisters as Holly
1994 Cops & Robbersons as Helen Robberson
2010 Rabbit Hole as Nat
1994 The Scout as Doctor H. Aaron
2012 Darling Companion as Penny
1982 I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can as Julie Addison
1983 Independence Day as Nancy Morgan
1984 Footloose as Vi Moore
2007 Dan in Real Life as Nana
2008 Passengers as Toni
2015 Sisters as Deana Ellis
2007 Dedication as Carol
2021 I Care a Lot as Jennifer Peterson
2020 Let Them All Talk as Susan
2015 Rasheeda Speaking as Ileen
2022 My Father's Dragon as Iris the Rhinoceros (voice)
1998 The Horse Whisperer as Diane Booker
1996 The Birdcage as Louise Keeley
1998 Practical Magic as Aunt Jet
2004 Category 6: Day of Destruction as Shirley Abbott
2018 The Mule as Mary
1978 Out of Our Fathers' House as Elizabeth Gertrude Stern
2001 Not Afraid, Not Afraid as Paula
1984 Falling in Love as Isabelle
1997 Drunks as Rachel
2014 The Humbling as Carol
2006 A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints as Dito's Mother
2005 Robots as Mrs. Copperbottom (voice)
2011 Woody Allen: A Documentary as Self
2008 Synecdoche, New York as Ellen Bascomb / Millicent Weems
1988 Bright Lights, Big City as Mother
1994 Bullets Over Broadway as Helen Sinclair
1975 Zalmen, or, The Madness of God as Nina
2011 The Big Year as Brenda Harris
1985 The Purple Rose of Cairo as Emma
1980 It's My Turn as Gail
2009 Rage as Miss Roth
2012 The Odd Life of Timothy Green as Ms. Bernice Crudstaff
1987 Radio Days as Aunt Bea
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1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2 episode) as Interim D.A. Nora Lewin
2001 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (1 episode) as Interim D.A. Nora Lewin
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame (1 episode) as Lily
1953 The Oscars (2 episode) as Self
2008 The Return of Jezebel James (1 episode)
2013 The Blacklist (1 episode) as Ruth Kipling
2015 Life in Pieces (79 episode) as Joan Short
2000 The 10th Kingdom (5 episode) as Evil Queen
1971 Great Performances (1 episode) as Elizabeth Gertrude Stern
2021 Mayor of Kingstown (11 episode) as Miriam McLusky
2008 In Treatment (16 episode) as Dr. Gina Toll
1990 Law & Order (48 episode) as Interim D.A. Nora Lewin

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