My upbringing has given me sympathy for the idea of isolation and what it is to be a new person in the room, where everyone else has some amount of familiarity and comfort.
|Born||December 3, 1960|
Julianne Moore (Julie Anne Smith) is an American actress and children's author. Prolific in cinema since the early 1990s, Moore is active in both art house and Hollywood films. She has received many accolades including the Academy Award for Best Actress.
She had success with films such as The Big Lebowski (1998), Magnolia (1999), Hannibal (2001), Children of Men (2006), A Single Man (2009), and The Kids Are All Right (2010), and won a Primetime Emmy and Golden Globe for her portrayal of Sarah Palin in the television film Game Change (2012).
In 2014, she joined the popular Hunger Games series, and was named Best Actress at the Cannes Film Festival for Maps to the Stars, and won an Oscar for her role as an Alzheimer's patient in Still Alice. In addition to acting, Moore has written a series of children's books about the character "Freckleface Strawberry".