Cate Blanchett, entire name Catherine Blanchett (It, 14 May 1969) an Australian actress. After to have affected dance and piano, to the and of 18 years, during a journey in Egypt, participates how appeared in an Arabic film on the boxing and decides to undertake the career of actress. It attends the "Sydney' s National Institute of Dramatic Arts" and performance in theater and in some television series, until to land on the large screen in 1997 with Paradises Road of Caterpillars Beresford. It reaches a good success of critic and public the successive year with Elizabeth, of Shekhar Kapur, with that obtains the Golden Globes like better dramatic actress and a nomination to the oscar.
In 1999 performance in the screen adaptation of the comedy of Oscar Wilde An ideal husband, by the side of Rupert Everett and Julianne Moore and has some secondary roles in The talent of Mr. Ripley of Anthony Minghella and The Man Who Cried of Sally Potter with Curly Christina and Johnny Depp.
In 2001 the protagonist of The Gift, of Sam Raimi and performance in the comedy Bandits, next to Bruce Willis and Billy Bob Thornton, but both receive a cold welcome aside of the public. To the opposite one, the trilogy De The Mister of the Rings of the new zealand producer Peter Jackson, where interprets Galadriel, an enormous success of public and critic. Cate comes besides very appreciated in Charlotte Gray and Heaven and receives a nomination to the Golden Globes for its interpretation in The Missing of Ron Howard. Its consecration like global star happens in 2004, when comes chosen from Martin Scorsese to interpret Katharine Hepburn in The Aviator, with that obtains is the like better oscar actress not protagonist that the IOMA for the same category. In 2006 to the cinema with Diary of a scandal, of the English producer Richard Eyre and Babel by the side of Brad Pitt. Of 2007 Intrigue to Berlin, signed Steven Soderbergh, that counts in the cast also George Clooney and Tobey Maguire. Again it put on the clothing of the Queen Elizabeth of England, directed by Shekhar Kapur, in Elizabeth: The Golden Needles, sequel of the film that consecrated it. November 3 2007 to the Australian premiere of Elizabeth: The Golden Needles to Sydney, announced to wait for its third son.
The Australian actress besides the sole woman of six actors that interpret Bob Dylan in the film I is not here (2007), and for this its interpretation received the Cup Foxes to 64 Show of the cinema of Venice and a Golden Globes.
To the oscar 2008 receives two nomination, a like best actress protagonist for Elizabeth: the golden needles, and the other like best actress not protagonist for I is not here (Foxes Cup gi to Venice), do not succeeding to carry house not even a statuette.