EspañolEnglishSvenskaFrançaisPortuguês
Search
NOW IN THEATERS   |   CANNES FILM FESTIVAL 2021   |   VENICE FILM FESTIVAL 2021   |   EMMY AWARDS 2021   |  

Kathy Bates

Profession: Actress | Director
Kathy Bates
Real name: Kathleen Doyle Bates
Birthdate: June 28, 1948
Age: 72 years
Country: United States United States
Horoscope: Cancer

Ranking

I like


Normal


I don't like

Kathy Bates Nominations & Awards

Academy Awards

 - Best Leading Actress WINNER
   (Misery)
 - Best Supporting Actress NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actress NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actress NOMINATED

Golden Globes Awards

 - Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV WINNER
 - Best Leading Actress - Drama WINNER
   (Misery)
 - Best Supporting Actress NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actress NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV NOMINATED
   (Annie (TV))
 - Best Supporting Actress NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actress - Comedy or Musical NOMINATED

Razzie

 - Worst Supporting Actress NOMINATED
   (North)

BAFTA

 - Best Supporting Actress NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actress NOMINATED

Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG)

 - Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series WINNER
 - Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series WINNER
 - Best Supporting Actress WINNER
 - Best Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries WINNER
 - Best Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture NOMINATED
 - Best Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series NOMINATED
 - Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series NOMINATED
 - Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actress NOMINATED
 - Best Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries NOMINATED
 - Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series NOMINATED
 - Best Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries NOMINATED
   (Annie (TV))
 - Best Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture NOMINATED
   (Titanic)

Emmy

 - Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV WINNER
 - Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actress TV - Drama NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actress TV - Drama NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV NOMINATED
 - Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or TV Movie NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV NOMINATED
   (Annie (TV))
 - Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television and Mini-Series NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV NOMINATED

Critics Choice Award

 - Best Actress in a Mini-series or Motion Picture Made for TV NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actress NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actress NOMINATED

Directors Guild of America (DGA)

 - Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Series NOMINATED

Chicago Film Critics Association

 - Best Supporting Actress WINNER
 - Best Leading Actress WINNER
   (Misery)
 - Best Supporting Actress NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actress NOMINATED
 - Best Upcoming Actress NOMINATED
   (Misery)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association

 - Best Supporting Actress NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actress NOMINATED

New York Film Critics Circle

 - Best Leading Actress NOMINATED
   (Misery)
Kathleen Doyle Bates is an American Actress and Director. She has won an Academy Awards, two Golden Globes Awards and four Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG). She's known for Titanic (1997), Revolutionary Road (2008) and Midnight in Paris (2011).

All Movies of Kathy Bates

  • American Horror Story: Double Feature (TV Miniseries)
    American Horror Story: Double Feature is the upcoming tenth season of the FX horror anthology television series American Horror Story, created by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk, will premiere in 2021. Originally scheduled to premier...
    United States  2021
  • Richard Jewell
    7.2
    Richard Jewell was an American police officer and security guard. While working as a security guard for AT&T, he became known in connection with the Centennial Olympic Park bombing at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta. Disco...
    Character: Bobi Jewell
    United States  2019
  • The Highwaymen
    6.5
    Kevin Costner plays legendary lawman Frank Hamer and Woody Harrelson will play his long-suffering sidekick Manny Gault. Though both men were out of the Rangers by the time Bonnie & Clyde started their robbery reign, they were ...
    Character: Ma Ferguson
    United States  2019
  • The Death & Life of John F. Donovan
    6.2
    The story of an American movie star with everything working out for him who has a secretive correspondence with an 11 year old in London.
    Character: Barbara Haggermaker
    Canada  2018
  • On the Basis of Sex
    6.6
    A biopic about Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Felicity Jones). It will tell the numerous obstacles in her fight for equal rights throughout her career. Ginsberg was appointed to the Supreme Court in 1993 by President B...
    Character: Dorothy Kenyon
    United States  2018
  • Disjointed (TV Series)
    'Disjointed' is a workplace comedy starring Kathy Bates as a lifelong advocate for legalization who’s finally living her dream as the owner of an L.A.–area cannabis dispensary. Joining her are three budtenders, her twenty-some...
    United States  2017
  • Feud: Bette and Joan (TV Series)
    8.5
    Tells the story of the legendary rivalry between Joan Crawford (Jessica Lange) and Bette Davis (Susan Sarandon) during their collaboration on the Academy Award®-nominated thriller What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? and after the ca...
    Character:  Joan Blondell 5 episodes, 2017
    United States  2017
  • The Boss
    4.7
    A titan of industry is sent to prison after she's caught for insider trading. When she emerges ready to rebrand herself as America's latest sweetheart, not everyone she screwed over is so quick to forgive and forget.
    Character: Ida Marquette
    United States  2016
  • Bad Santa 2
    3.9
    Fueled by cheap whiskey, greed and hatred, Willie teams up once again with his angry little sidekick, Marcus, to knock off a Chicago charity on Christmas Eve. Along for the ride is ‘the kid’ – chubby and cheery Thurman Merma...
    Character: Sunny Soke
    United States  2016
  • American Horror Story: Hotel (TV Miniseries)
    A detective, John Lowe (Bentley), is investigating a series of brutal murders in Los Angeles, when he receives an enigmatic tip pointing him to the mysterious Hotel Cortez.
    United States  2015
  • Boychoir
    Stet, a troubled and angry 11-year-old orphan from a small Texas town, ends up at a Boy Choir school back East after the death of his single mom. Completely out of his element, he finds himself in a battle of wills with a demandin...
    United States  2014
  • Tammy
    4.4
    After losing her job and learning that her husband has been unfaithful, a woman hits the road with her profane, hard-drinking grandmother.
    Character: Lenore
    United States  2014
  • American Horror Story: Coven (TV Miniseries)
    A young girl, Zoe, is shattered to discover she possesses a strange genetic affliction tracing back to the dark days of Salem. Zoe is whisked away to Miss Robichaux's Academy for Exceptional Young Ladies, a mysterious school in Ne...
    United States  2013
  • Harry's Law (TV Series)
    TV Series (2011-2012). 2 Seasons. 34 Episodes. Harriet "Harry" Korn (Kathy Bates, "Misery," "About Schmidt") doesn't believe things happen for a reason, but she discovers that they sometimes do. A cur...
    United States  2011
  • A Little Bit of Heaven
    3.9
    Marley (Kate Hudson) is a guarded woman who finds out she's dying of cancer, but when she meets her match, the threat of falling in love is scarier than death. Marley's life collapses when she is diagnosed with terminal cancer, a ...
    Character: Beverly Corbett
    United States  2011
  • Midnight in Paris
    8.4
    A slightly bohemian american writer (Owen Wilson) arrives with his fiancee (Rachel McAdams) and her parents to Paris. As he wanders the streets dreaming of the 1920s, he falls under one spell, and then the magic happens: at midnig...
    Character: Gert
    United States  Spain  2011
  • Valentine's Day
    3.6
    Intertwining couples and singles in Los Angeles break-up and make-up based on the pressures and expectations of Valentine's Day. The film follows the intertwining storylines of a group of Los Angelinos as they find their way throu...
    Character: Susan
    United States  2010
  • Alice (TV Miniseries)
    This mini-series is based on Lewis Carroll's books; "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" and "Through the Looking Glass." It provides the stories with a modern twist.
    United Kingdom  2009
  • Chéri
    6.3
    Paris at the beginning of the twentieth century is the sophisticated centre of the world. The city’s artists, its fashion, the theatre and its music – everything here is at least one step ahead. But Paris is also famous for it...
    Character: Madame Peloux
    United Kingdom  2009
  • Personal Effects
    6.2
    After the losses of family members, both Linda and Walter try to cope with their destinies. They find to each other and through an invisible bond and their common fates, pain and frustration start a romance. Linda's son is not abl...
    Character: Gloria
    United States  2009
  • The Blind Side
    6.5
    "The Blind Side" depicts the remarkable true story of Michael Oher, a homeless African-American youngster from a broken home, taken in by the Touhys, a well-to-do white family who help him fulfill his potential. At the s...
    Character: Sra. Sue
    United States  2009
  • The Day the Earth Stood Still
    3.9
    A remake of the 1951 classic sci-fi film about an alien visitor and his giant robot counterpart who visit Earth. One day renowned scientist Dr. Helen Benson (Jennifer Connelly) finds herself face to face with an alien called Klaat...
    Character: Regina Jackson
    United States  2008
  • Revolutionary Road
    7.0
    “Revolutionary Road” is about an unhappy couple in the Connecticut suburbs whose marriage implodes. Frank and April have always seen themselves as special, different, ready and willing to live their lives based on higher ideal...
    Character: Helen Givings
    United States  2008
  • Fred Claus
    4.9
    Fred Claus has lived almost his entire life in his little brother's very large shadow. Fred tried, but he could never live up to the example set by the younger Nicholas, who was just a perfect...well...Saint. True to form, Nichola...
    Character: Mother Claus
    United States  2007
  • P.S., I Love You
    4.5
    Holly Kennedy (Hilary Swank) is beautiful, smart, and married to the love of her life—a passionate, funny and impetuous Irishman named Gerry (Gerard Butler). So when Gerry’s life is taken by an illness, it takes the life out o...
    Character: Patricia
    United States  2007
  • The Golden Compass
    5.1
    Based on author Philip Pullman's bestselling and award-winning novel, The Golden Compass tells the first story in Pullman's His Dark Materials trilogy. The Golden Compass is an exciting fantasy adventure, set in an alternative wor...
    Character: voz Hester
    United States  2007
  • Failure to Launch
    5.2
    35 years old Tripp (Matthew McConaughey) has never been able to leave the nest. He's always had some reason or other, but now, his desperate parents, Sue (Kathy Bates) and Al (Terry Bradshaw), have had enough. They hire the gorgeo...
    Character: Sue
    United States  2006
  • Relative Strangers
    5.3
    An uptight professional sets out to meet his biological parents only to discover that they are from the wrong side of the trailer park.
    Character: Agnes Menure
    United States  2006
  • Bonneville
    5.4
    Three friends "come of age" for a second time on a trip across the great American West. Faced with the decision of a lifetime, Arvilla Holden loads up her 1966 Bonneville convertible and, with her friends in tow, sets ou...
    Character: Margene Cunningham
    United States  2006
  • Ambulance Girl (TV)
    The food writers Jane and Michael Stern have been married for thirty-three years, they love each other, but Jane is feeling insecure, depressed and with phobia, while Michael has been sober for three years.
    | Movie director
    United States  2005
  • Warm Springs (TV)
    7.6
    Following an early and promising political career, Franklin Delano Roosevelt is stricken with polio in 1921 at 39 years of age. This film follows his struggle with his paralysis, the refuge he took in an obscure and run-down Georg...
    United States  2005
  • Rumor Has It...
    3.7
    Jennifer Aniston plays a woman who learns that her family was the inspiration for the book and film "The Graduate" -- and that she just might be the offspring of the well-documented event.
    Character: Aunt Mitsy
    United States  2005
  • The Office (TV Series)
    8.9
    A mockumentary on a group of typical office workers, where the workday consists of ego clashes, inappropriate behavior, and tedium. Based on the hit BBC series.
    Character:  Jo Bennett 8 episodes, 2010-2011
    United States  2005
  • Little Black Book
    4.5
    An associate producer (Brittany Murphy) for a daytime talk show, whose boyfriend is "commitment-phobic", sneaks into his Palm Pilot and starts interviewing all of his old girlfriends (under the false pretenses that it ha...
    Character: Kippie Kann
    United States  2004
  • Around the World in 80 Days
    5.4
    An eccentric London inventor, Phileas Fogg (Coogan), has come up with the secrets to flight, electricity, and even rollerblades, but the world has dismissed him as a crackpot. Desperate to be taken seriously, Fogg makes an outland...
    Character: Queen Victoria
    United States  2004
  • The Bridge of San Luis Rey
    5.1
    When The Bridge of San Luis Rey breaks, five travellers are precipitated into the gulf below. Was it chance or the hand of God that brought these five together at that fatal time in that place? Or were they in some way responsible...
    Character: The Marquesa
    United Kingdom  2004
  • My Sister's Keeper (TV)
    Two sisters take a journey of discovery and reconciliation based on the memoirs of Margaret Moorman. Christine has been diagnosed with schizophrenia and must rely on others for support even though she longs for and independent and...
    United States  2002
  • Dragonfly
    4.3
    Lush green aerial photography of the Venezuelan jungle stands in stark contrast to the dark and depressing urbanity of American city life where Joe Darrow (Kevin Costner) works as a doctor in the emergency room of Chicago Memorial...
    Character: Mrs. Belmont
    United States  2002
  • Love Liza
    6.0
    Wilson Joel is a man in trouble. There's a searing pain in his gut that he can't tolerate and a dazed quietness to his struggle as he tries to maintain his equilibrium. Wilson is attempting to move on from the sudden and inexplica...
    Character: Mary Ann Bankhead
    United States  2002
  • About Schmidt
    8.1
    Warren Schmidt has led a safe, predictable life working in the insurance industry in Omaha, Nebr. for many years, yet now faces retirement. At the same time he is forced to take a hard look at his wife, his life and his relationsh...
    Character: Roberta Hertzel
    United States  2002
  • Six Feet Under (TV Series)
    8.7
    TV Series (2001-2005). 5 seasons. 63 episodes. One of TV's most acclaimed drama series, the Emmy®- and Golden Globe®-winning Six Feet Under is created and executive produced by the Oscar®-winning writer of American Beauty, Alan...
    Character:  Bettina 10 episodes, 2003-2005 | Movie director
    United States  2001
  • American Outlaws
    When the citizens of a Midwest town learn that a corrupt railroad baron intends to force them off their land in the name of progress, a group of young farmers join forces to reclaim what is rightfully theirs. In the course of serv...
    United States  2001
  • Rat Race
    6.4
    Donald P. Sinclair has placed six separate gold coins in different slot machines in his casino. The lucky six who find these coins discover an opportunity of a lifetime. The chance to own $2 million. Locked up in a locker in New M...
    Character: The Squirrel Lady
    United States  2001
  • Bruno (The Dress Code)
    Bruno is the story of a unique young boy genius, Bruno (Alex D. Linz), whose expression of his own individuality leads his family and community along an emotional journey. By the time he reaches his final destination, Bruno's stor...
    United States  2000
  • Annie (TV)
    This made-for-TV adaptation of the hit Broadway musical (which was, in turn, based on the popular comic strip by Harold Gray) stars Alicia Morton as Annie, who lives in an orphanage run by the ill-tempered Miss Hannigan (Kathy Bat...
    United States  1999
  • Dash and Lilly (TV)
    Biographical look at the bombastic love affair that writers Dashiell Hammett and Lillian Hellman shared in 1940 and 50's Hollywood. Refusing to marry, but deeply in love, the two engaged in many affairs and battled the bottle. Das...
    Director of the film
    United Kingdom  1999
  • The Waterboy
    4.6
    A waterboy for a college football team discovers he has a unique tackling ability and becomes a member of the team.
    Character: Helen 'Mama' Boucher
    United States  1999
  • Primary Colors
    7.2
    Henry, the idealistic grandson of a civil rights leader, joins the campaign of presidential hopeful Jack Stanton, the progressive and libidenous governor of a southern state. Also on the team are Richard, a redneck campaign strate...
    Character: Libby Holden
    United States  1998
  • A Civil Action
    6.5
    Jan Schlichtmann, a tenacious lawyer, is addressed by a group of families. When investigating the seemingly non-profiting case, he finds it to be a major environmental issue that has a lot of impact potential. A leather production...
    Character: Juez de Bancarrota
    United States  1998
  • Titanic
    8.0
    After winning a trip on the Titanic during a dockside card game, American Jack Dawson spots the society girl Rose DeWitt Bukater who is on her way to Philadelphia to marry her rich snob fiance Cal Hockley. Rose feels helplessly tr...
    Character: Molly
    United States  1997
  • Diabolique
    Henri-Georges Clouzot's classic French thriller gets a Hollywood makeover in this glossy remake. Guy Baran (Chazz Palminteri) is the dull, loutish headmaster of a private school that has seen better days. While Guy oversees the da...
    United States  1996
  • The War at Home
    When Vietnam vet Jeremy Collier returns home to Texas, after serving in Vietnam, his presence immediately causes conflicts within his dysfunctional family. Then, during a climactic Thanksgiving weekend, the deeply traumatized Jere...
    United States  1996
  • The Late Shift (TV)
    6.8
    Story about the behind-the-scenes network politics responsible for the changes in late-night talk-show hosts, after the retirement of Johnny Carson from the Tonight Show on NBC. Jay Leno and David Letterman were both vying for the...
    Character: Helen Kushnick
    United States  1996
  • Dolores Claiborne
    6.8
    Eighteen years ago, the abusive husband of Dolores Claiborne (Kathy Bates) died under mysterious circumstances. His death was ruled an accident despite the suspicions of police detective John Mackey. Now the elderly woman she has ...
    Character: Dolores Claiborne
    United States  1995
  • The West Side Waltz (TV)
    Shirley Maclaine stars as a reclusive piano player in this made-for-television movie based on the play by Ernest Thompson. Maclaine plays Margaret Mary Elderdice, a loner-type who befriends her next-door neighbor and violinist Car...
    United States  1995
  • North
    4.5
    A 10-year-old boy who feels neglected by his career-obsessed parents hires a lawyer and declares himself a "free agent." With the aid of his imaginary friend, the youngster searches the world for the perfect parents.
    Character: Alaskan Mom
    United States  1993
  • Hostages (TV)
    Fictionalized account of British, Irish, and American hostages taken in Lebanon in late 1980's. Dark and brutal story of Terry Anderson and his fellow hostages and how their families held out under the stress.
    United States  1992
  • Used People
    6.0
    At her husband's funeral, Pearl (Shirley Maclean), Jewish mother of two divorced and antagonistic daughters, meets an old Italian friend (Marcello Mastroianni) of her husband, whose advice years previously had stopped the husband ...
    Character: Bibby Berman
    United States  1992
  • At Play in the Fields of the Lord
    Martin and Hazel Quarrier are small-town fundamentalist missionaries sent to the jungles of South America to convert the Indians. Their remote mission was previously run by the Catholics, before the natives murdered them all. They...
    United States  1991
  • Shadows and Fog
    6.7
    A strangler is sowing panic in the city, cloaked in a dense fog. The insignificant Kleinman is wakened in the middle of the night to participate in a plan ending with the criminal’s arrest. But his specific role in this plan is ...
    Character: Prostitute
    United States  1991
  • Fried Green Tomatoes
    7.7
    Evelyn's smalltown Alabama existence has become meaningless. But her life takes on new meaning listening to the stories told by Ninnie Thredgoode about the Whistle Stop Cafe which was run by young Idgie Threadgoode who was given t...
    Character: Evelyn Couch
    United States  1991
  • White Palace
    A waitress in a White Palace fast-food restaurant meets a young, recently widowed, Jewish advertising executive at a bar. They "tentatively" and "uncertainly" start an affair which turns torrid very rapidly and...
    United States  1990
  • Dick Tracy
    6.4
    All Tess Trueheart wants is to settle down to a quiet life with her boyfriend, detective Dick Tracy (Warren Beatty). But there's something pretty rotten going on in town, with someone pretty rotten behind it, and Tracy has his han...
    Character: Mrs. Green
    United States  1990
  • Misery
    7.7
    Best-selling novelist Paul Sheldon is on his way home from his Colorado hideaway after completing his latest book, when he crashes his car in a freak blizzard. Paul is critically injured, but is rescued by former nurse Annie Wilke...
    Character: Annie Wilkes
    United States  1990
  • No Place Like Home (TV)
    A Pittsburgh apartment superintendent loses his job and home when the apartment building where he lives and works at is suddenly destroyed by fire.
    Character: Bonnie Cooper
    United States  1989
  • China Beach (TV Series)
    8.2
    TV Series (1988-1991). 4 Seasons. 64 episodes. Created by William Broyles, Jr. and John Sacret Young, the series looks at the Vietnam War from a unique perspective: that of the women, military and civilian, who were present during...
    Character:  Jan 1 episode, 1989
    United States  1988
  • The Morning After
    6.0
    Alex Sternberg wakes up with a hangover and no memory of how she ended up in bed with a dead man. She flees, convinced that she has had another blackout and stabbed someone. Her only support, Turner, an ex cop and recovering alcoh...
    Character: Woman on Mateo Street
    United States  1986
  • Two of a Kind
    2.7
    God has had just about enough of the human's attitude so he will destroy the planet very soon. It is up to a struggling inventor and a bank teller, both with very amateur criminal minds, to save the world...
    United States  1983
  • Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean
    7.2
    It tells the story of a group of women, all members of a James Dean fan club, who meet on the anniversary of his death in the small town in which Giant was filmed. They experience a day full of revealed secrets and revelatory expe
    Character: Stella Mae
    United States  1982

Kathy Bates Photos in Movies

https://polymovies.com