This is how Cate Blanchett, nominated for best actress for ‘Tár’, has changed | Entertainment | The USA Print

Cate Blanchett in an image from the early 2000s


Cate Blanchett is considered one of the best actresses of her generation. The Australian, nominated for best actress for tarhas left empty, despite the fact that the role he plays in the film has earned him many awards, including the Golden Globe, the BAFTA, the Critic’s Choice and the Volpi Cup.

Catherine Élise Blanchett (May 14, 1969, Melbourne) saw how her childhood was marked by the sudden death of her father, who died at the age of 40 from a heart attack. This event especially affected the Australian, who defined herself at this stage as an “extroverted girl, but at the same time closed”. Along with her siblings, Bob and Genevieve, she was raised by her mother in a suburb on the outskirts of Melbourne.

Cate Blanchett in an image from the early 2000s

GTRES

During her high school studies, Blanchett took her first steps as an actress in several plays, but she did not plan to dedicate herself to the world of acting, she wanted to dedicate herself to art. She began studying at the University of Melbourne Economics and Fine Arts, a career she dropped out to take a gap year to travel and think about her future. It was precisely on an impromptu trip to Cairo, in Egypt, where she discovered cinema. She was 18 years old and a man asked her to play an extra in a movie. She accepted because she needed the money and that’s when she knew she wanted to be an actress.

Also Read  New issue of S Moda, with Margaret Qualley on the cover | The USA Print
Cate Blanchett with Jude Law in 'The Aviator', the film that earned her her first Oscar

Cate Blanchett with Jude Law in ‘The Aviator’, the film that earned her her first Oscar

GTRES

When he returned to Australia, he enrolled at the National Institute of Dramatic Art in Sydney and in 1992, after graduating, he began working in various plays, such as oleanna by David Mamet or Hamlets, where she played Ofelia. She also combined the theater with television series and made her film debut with the film Parklands (1994). But the role that changed her life was that of Elizabeth I in elizabetha work with which he became known internationally and which earned him several awards, such as a BAFTA, a Golden Globe or his first Oscar nomination.

Cate Blanchett got her first Oscar in 2005 for 'The Aviator'.  That same year, Hilary Swank won the Oscar for Best Actress in a Leading Role for 'Million Dollar Baby'.

Cate Blanchett got her first Oscar in 2005 for ‘The Aviator’. That same year, Hilary Swank won the Oscar for Best Actress in a Leading Role for ‘Million Dollar Baby’.

GTRES

From ‘The Aviator’ to ‘Ocean’s 8’

After this first success, Blanchett became one of the most desired actresses in Hollywood. The biggest directors in the industry wanted to work with her. She participated in the trilogy of The Lord of the rings directed by Peter Jackson, as well as in the film The Hobbit. In 2004, Martin Scorsese signed her to give life to the cinema legend, Katharine Hepburn, in The Aviatora role with which she won her first Oscar for best supporting actress.

Cate Blanchett with Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio

Cate Blanchett with Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio

GTRES

After this project, other highly acclaimed projects arrived, such as Babel (2006), The curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008) or Blue Jasmine (2013), the Woody Allen film that earned her her second Oscar for best actress. In total, Blanchett has been nominated for awards up to eight times, which is why she is considered one of the best actresses of the 21st century.

Also Read  Letitia Wright Shares Black Panther 3 Update | Entertainment | The USA Print
Cate Blanchett unveiled her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2008

Cate Blanchett unveiled her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2008

GTRES

Other of his notable films are Carol (2015) u Ocean’s 8 (2018), a production where she shared the lead with other renowned actresses such as Sandra Bullock, Anne Hathaway, Sarah Paulson or Helena Bonham Carter.

Cate Blanchett poses with her second Oscar -the first for best leading actress- for 'Blue Jasmin'

Cate Blanchett poses with her second Oscar -the first for best leading actress- for ‘Blue Jasmin’

HO

For your work in tar, the Australian learned to speak German -part of the film takes place in Berlin-, to play the piano and to conduct an orchestra. In fact, all the movements and music that appear in this film directed by Todd Field are made by herself.

Cate Blanchett wins the Bafta for Best Actress for 'TÁR'

Cate Blanchett won the Bafta for Best Actress for ‘TÁR’

EFE

Commitment to sustainability

Blanchett has other passions besides movies. She is passionate about art, she not only paints in her moments of disconnection between projects, she also has a large collection of paintings by contemporary artists such as Rosalie Gascoigne, Guan Wei, Bill Robinson or Tim Maguire.

Cate Blanchett with designer Giorgio Armani at the Fashion Awards in 2019

Cate Blanchett with designer Giorgio Armani at the Fashion Awards in 2019

GTRES

The actress also has a weakness for fashion. For many years she has been the muse of Giorgio Armani and she stands out on the red carpet for a minimalist style with original touches such as volumes or paillettes. In addition, she is one of the few Hollywood celebrities who is committed to recycling the designs that she has previously worn at other awards, reaffirming her commitment to sustainability and demonstrating that nothing happens to repeat the same dress or suit on a carpet. red.

Also Read  Shakira and Bizarrap's song breaks records on YouTube: 64M in 24 hours | Entertainment | The USA Print
Horizontal

Cate Blanchett received the Goya de Honor in the 2022 edition

EVA MANEZ / Reuters

mother of four children

Blanchett has been happily married since 1997 to Australian playwright Andrew Upton, whom she met a year before their wedding. “He thought I was distant, and I thought he was arrogant. This shows how wrong one can be. Once he kissed me, everything changed,” she confessed in an interview. The couple have three sons: Dashiell John 82001), Roman Robert (2004) and Ignatius Martin (2008).

Cate Blanchett with her husband Andrew Upton, with whom she forms one of the most established couples in Hollywood

Cate Blanchett with her husband Andrew Upton, with whom she forms one of the most established couples in Hollywood

GTRES

In 2015, they expanded the family with the adoption of Edith Vivian Patricia, a girl who filled the family with happiness. “We are madly in love with her,” said the actress at the premiere of Cinderellawhere he gave life to the stepmother.