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13 Facts About Anne Hathaway

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Anne Jacqueline Hathaway is an American actress and singer.

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Born in Brooklyn, New York and brought up in Millburn, New Jersey, Hathaway was inspired to act by her mother and as a high school student was nominated for the Paper Mill Playhouse Rising Star Award for Best Performance by a High School Actress for her performance in Once Upon a Mattress.

Once Upon a Mattress is a musical comedy with music by Mary Rodgers, lyrics by Marshall Barer, and book by Jay Thompson, Dean Fuller, and Marshall Barer.

Brooklyn is the most populous of New York City's five boroughs, with a Census-estimated 2,636,735 residents in 2015.

Paper Mill Playhouse is a regional theater with approximately 1200 seats, located in Millburn, New Jersey.

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She made her professional screen debut in the short-lived Fox television series Get Real, before landing the lead role of Mia Thermopolis in the Disney comedy film The Princess Diaries, for which she won the Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Actress – Comedy.

Amelia Mignonette Grimaldi Thermopolis Renaldo, also known as Mia Thermopolis, is a fictional character and the protagonist of The Princess Diaries novels by Meg Cabot.

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Hathaway went on to become a widely praised "role model for children" for her roles in Nicholas Nickleby, Ella Enchanted, The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement, and Hoodwinked!.

The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement is a 2004 American romantic comedy film and the sequel to 2001's The Princess Diaries.

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Hathaway began to transition to more adult roles in 2005, winning a DVD Exclusive Award for Best Actress for Havoc, receiving a Screen Actors Guild Award nomination for her role in the critically acclaimed Brokeback Mountain, garnering further recognition for appearing alongside Meryl Streep in The Devil Wears Prada, and earning a BIFA nomination for Best Performance by an Actress for her portrayal of Jane Austen in Becoming Jane.

The Screen Actors Guild Award is an accolade given by the Screen Actors Guild‐American Federation of Television and Radio Artists to recognize outstanding performances in film and primetime television.

Jane Austen was an English novelist known primarily for her six major novels, which interpret, critique and comment upon the British landed gentry at the end of the 18th century.

Brokeback Mountain is a 2005 American neo-western romantic drama film directed by Ang Lee and produced by Diana Ossana and James Schamus.

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Hathaway received praise for her performance as a recovering drug addict in Rachel Getting Married, for which she won the Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Actress and was nominated for the Academy, Golden Globe, Screen Actors Guild, and Indie Spirit Awards for Best Actress / Female Lead.

Golden Globe Awards are accolades bestowed by the 93 members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, recognizing excellence in film and television, both domestic and foreign.

Rachel Getting Married is a 2008 drama film directed by Jonathan Demme, and starring Anne Hathaway, Rosemarie DeWitt, Bill Irwin and Debra Winger.

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She went on to win her second Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Actress – Comedy for starring in Bride Wars and in 2010, appeared in the box office hits Valentine's Day, Alice in Wonderland and Love & Other Drugs, which earned her the Satellite Award for Best Actress and a nomination for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Comedy or Musical.

Love & Other Drugs is a 2010 American erotic romantic comedy-drama film, written and directed by Edward Zwick and based on the non-fiction book Hard Sell: The Evolution of a Viagra Salesman by Jamie Reidy.

The Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical was first awarded by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association as a separate category in 1951.

Bride Wars is a 2009 American romantic comedy film directed by Gary Winick and written by Greg DePaul, June Diane Raphael and Casey Wilson.

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In 2011, Hathaway voiced Jewel in the animated film Rio and hosted the 83rd Academy Awards with James Franco, which was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Special Class Program.

The Academy Awards, or "Oscars", is an annual American awards ceremony hosted by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to recognize excellence in cinematic achievements in the United States film industry as assessed by the Academy's voting membership.

The 83rd Academy Awards ceremony, organized by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, honored the best films of 2010 in the United States and took place on February 27, 2011, at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles beginning at 5:30 p.m.

Animation is the process of making the illusion of motion and the illusion of change by means of the rapid display of a sequence of images that minimally differ from each other.

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In 2012, she portrayed Catwoman in Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight Rises, for which she won the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress.

The Dark Knight Rises is a 2012 British-American superhero film directed by Christopher Nolan, who co-wrote the screenplay with his brother Jonathan Nolan, and the story with David S. Goyer.

Catwoman is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics, commonly in association with the superhero Batman.

Christopher Edward Nolan is an English-American film director, screenwriter, producer, cinematographer and editor.

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The same year, she starred as Fantine in Tom Hooper's Les Misérables, which earned her widespread acclaim and she won the Academy, Golden Globe, BAFTA, and SAG Awards for Best Supporting Actress.

Fantine is a fictional character in Victor Hugo's 1862 novel Les Misérables.

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Hathaway has since gone on to appear in Rio 2, Interstellar, The Intern, and reprised her role as the White Queen in Alice Through the Looking Glass.

Rio 2 is a 2014 American 3D computer-animated musical adventure-comedy film produced by Blue Sky Studios and directed by Carlos Saldanha.

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People magazine named Hathaway one of its breakthrough stars of 2001, and she appeared on its list of the world's 50 Most Beautiful People in 2006.

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Following a four-year relationship with real estate developer Raffaello Follieri, Hathaway married Adam Shulman in 2012, with whom she has one son, born in March 2016.

The Vati-Con Scandal involved accusations that Italian real estate developer Raffaello Follieri misappropriated a $50 million investment from billionaire Ronald Burkle meant to buy Roman Catholic churches in the United States.

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