Anne Jacqueline Hathaway is a well-known American actress. Born on 12th November, 1982 in New York, United States, she started her acting career from stage and after some time she appeared in a TV series titled “Get Real” in 1999.
In 2001, Hathaway got her first role in a motion picture titled “The Other Side of Heaven” by Walt Disney, and earned appreciation for her performance. She also appeared in many family oriented movies before being cast in “The Princess Diaries” in 2001, followed by The “Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement”.
She was offered major roles in “Havoc” as well as in “Brokeback Mountain” in 2005, and then she appeared alongside Meryl Streep in “The Devil Wears Prada” in 2006. Becoming “Jane” (2007), “Get Smart” (2008) and “Passengers” (2008) also proved to be successful for Anne Hathaway.
Her career breakthrough came in 2008 in movie titled “Rachel Getting Married”; the movie earned Anne Hathaway many nominations and awards. Her latest appearances have been in movies including “Bride Wars” (2009), “Valentine’s Day” (2010), “Alice in Wonderland” (2010), “Love and Other Drugs” (2010) and “Rio” (2010).
For her brilliant performance in “Rachel Getting Married”, Hathaway won nominations for Academy Award, Golden Globe Award and Screen Actors Guild Award in various categories. She won Chicago Film Critics Association Award and National Board of Review Award in the category for best actress for same movie.
Her performance in “Bride Wars” earned her MTV Award nomination in the categories for best performance and best fight. In 2010, she earned another Golden Globe Award nomination in the category for best actress for her role in “Love and Other Drugs”. She has won an Academy Award and is one of the highest paid actresses in the world.
Top Ten Movies of Anne Hathaway:
- The Princess Diaries
- Brokeback Mountain
- The Devil Wears Prada
- Becoming Jane
- Rachel Getting Married
- Bride Wars
- Valentine’s Day
- Alice in Wonderland
- Love and Other Drugs