Jacki Weaver

Australian Actress
Born May 25, 1947

Jacqueline Ruth "Jacki" Weaver is an Australian theatre, film, and television actress. She is best known internationally for her performances in Animal Kingdom and Silver Linings Playbook, for which she was nominated for the 2011 and 2013 Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, respectively.… Read More

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1947 Birth Born on May 25, 1947.


1964 17 Years Old In 1964 at the Palace Theatre in Sydney, Weaver and a number of other Australian singers such as The Delltones and her then-boyfriend Bryan Davies performed a satire on the Gidget movies, in which Weaver performed as "Gadget." … Read More


1971 24 Years Old Weaver's film debut came with 1971's Stork for which she won her first Australian Film Institute Award. … Read More


1983 36 Years Old She married radio and television presenter Derryn Hinch in 1983; they divorced in 1996, remarried in 1997, and divorced again in 1998. … Read More


2010 63 Years Old In the 1990s and early 2000s, Weaver found it increasingly hard to find roles on screen or television and devoted much of her energy to the Australian stage, starring in plays including A Streetcar Named Desire, Last of the Red Hot Lovers, Death of a Salesman, Reg Cribb's Last Cab to Darwin, and Chekhov's Uncle Vanya alongside Cate Blanchett and Richard Roxburgh in 2010-11. … Read More
2013 66 Years Old 1 More Event
On 10 January 2013, Weaver was again nominated for an Academy Award for her role opposite Robert De Niro in the film Silver Linings Playbook. … Read More
2014 67 Years Old She also portrayed Dr. Warren in the 2014 comedy crime horror film The Voices. Weaver was married to David Price from 1966 to 1970 before divorcing and marrying Max Hensser in 1975.
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