Kim Basinger

Actor + Fashion Model
Born Dec 8, 1953

Kimila Ann "Kim" Basinger is an American actress, singer, and former fashion model. She is known for her portrayals of Domino Petachi, the Bond girl in Never Say Never Again, and Vicki Vale, the female lead in Batman (1989). Basinger received a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture nomination for her work in The Natural (1984). She won an Academy Award, Golden Globe, and Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in L.A.… Read More

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1953 Birth Basinger was born in Athens, Georgia, on December 8, 1953. … Read More


1976 22 Years Old 1 More Event
…  On TV, Basinger made her acting debut as Sheila in "Night Train to Dallas", an episode of the action/adventure drama series Gemini Man that aired on NBC in 1976. … Read More
1980 26 Years Old On October 12, 1980, Basinger married makeup artist Ron Snyder-Britton, 15 years her senior. … Read More


1988 34 Years Old Basinger filed for divorce on December 1, 1988 and it was finalized a year later. … Read More
1989 35 Years Old The highest-grossing film of her career thus far was Tim Burton's 1989 blockbuster Batman, where Basinger played the role of photojournalist Vicki Vale.
1990 36 Years Old She met her second husband, Alec Baldwin, in 1990 when they played lovers in The Marrying Man, and they married on August 19, 1993. … Read More
1992 38 Years Old In 1992, Basinger was a guest vocalist on a re-recorded version of Was (Not Was)'s "Shake Your Head", which also featured Ozzy Osbourne on vocals, and reached the UK Top 5.


1997 43 Years Old In 1997, after a three-year hiatus from acting, Basinger made a comeback as the femme fatale in Curtis Hanson's neo-noir L.A. Confidential alongside Guy Pearce and Russell Crowe. … Read More
2000 46 Years Old In a 2000 interview with Charlie Rose, Basinger said that L.A. Confidential and her next project, I Dreamed of Africa (2000), were the most pleasurable of her career and that the cast were all there for the right reasons. … Read More
2001 47 Years Old Basinger filed for divorce on January 12, 2001; it was finalized on February 3, 2002. … Read More


2004 50 Years Old In 2004, Basinger starred opposite Jon Foster in The Door in the Floor, a drama with heavy sexual themes adapted from the novel A Widow for One Year by John Irving. … Read More
2008 54 Years Old Her next film, The Burning Plain, was screened at the Toronto International Film Festival in September 2008 and at the Savannah Film Festival in October 2008. … Read More
2009 55 Years Old Her 2009 film, The Informers, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2009.
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