Diane Lane

Film Actress
Born Jan 22, 1965

Diane Lane is an American film actress. Born and raised in New York City, Lane made her screen debut at the age of 13 in George Roy Hill's 1979 film A Little Romance, starring opposite Sir Laurence Olivier. Soon after, she was featured on the cover of Time magazine. She has since appeared in several notable films, including the 2002 film Unfaithful, which earned her Academy Award, Golden Globes and Screen Actors Guild Award nominations.… Read More

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1965 Birth Born on January 22, 1965.


1979 14 Years Old Born and raised in New York City, Lane made her screen debut in George Roy Hill's 1979 film A Little Romance, starring opposite Sir Laurence Olivier. … Read More
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…  In 1981, she enrolled in high school after taking correspondence courses. … Read More
1983 18 Years Old Lane's breakout performances came with back-to-back adaptations of young adult novels by S. E. Hinton, adapted and directed by Francis Ford Coppola: The Outsiders and Rumble Fish, both in 1983. … Read More


1988 23 Years Old …  Lane and Lambert married in October 1988 in Santa Fe, New Mexico. They have a daughter, Eleanor Jasmine, and following a prolonged separation were divorced in 1994.
1989 24 Years Old Lane returned to acting to appear in The Big Town and Lady Beware, but it was not until 1989's popular and critically acclaimed TV miniseries Lonesome Dove that Lane made another big impression on a sizable audience, and was nominated for an Emmy Award for her role.
1990 25 Years Old She came very close to being cast as Vivian Ward in 1990's blockbuster hit Pretty Woman (which had a much darker script at the time), but due to scheduling was unable to take the role. … Read More
1992 27 Years Old She went on to appear as actress Paulette Goddard in Sir Richard Attenborough's big-budget biopic of Charles Chaplin, 1992's Chaplin.


1999 34 Years Old Lane won further praise for her role in 1999's A Walk on the Moon, opposite Viggo Mortensen. … Read More
2000 35 Years Old In 2000, Lane had a supporting role as Mark Wahlberg's love interest in The Perfect Storm.
2002 37 Years Old In 2002, she starred in Unfaithful, a drama film directed by Adrian Lyne and adapted from the French film The Unfaithful Wife. … Read More
2003 38 Years Old Lane became engaged to actor Josh Brolin in July 2003 and they were married on August 15, 2004. … Read More


2008 43 Years Old In 2008, Lane reunited with Richard Gere for the romantic drama Nights in Rodanthe. … Read More
2009 44 Years Old She then appeared in Killshot with Mickey Rourke, which was given a limited theatrical release before being released on DVD in 2009. … Read More
2010 45 Years Old In 2010, Lane starred in Secretariat, a Disney film about the relationship between the 1973 Triple Crown-winning racehorse and his owner, Penny Chenery, whom Lane portrayed. … Read More
2012 47 Years Old In the end of 2012, and before her divorce with Josh Brolin in early 2013, Lane returned to her theater roots and headlined a production of Sweet Bird of Youth, the Tennessee Williams play, at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago. … Read More
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Lane and Brolin filed for divorce in February 2013. Their divorce was finalized on December 2, 2013. … Read More
2014 49 Years Old On August 22, 2014, Diane Lane was honored for her work with Heifer International at Heifer’s third annual Beyond Hunger: A Place at the Table gala at the Montage Beverly Hills. … Read More


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Lane has also starred in The Outsiders, The Perfect Storm, Under the Tuscan Sun, Cinema Verite, and Man of Steel (2013), and voiced the mom in the 2015 Pixar film Inside Out (2015).
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