Mostly Credited As: Anne Hathaway Birth Name: Anne Whitney Hathaway Date Of Birth: November 12, 1982 (Age 31) Country Of Birth: USA Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York City, New York Height: 5' 8" (1.72 m)
Anne is a popular American actress and opera singer. She is best known for her ability to do physical comedy. Anne made her acting debut in 1999, when she starred in the short-live TV series, Get Real. She gained popularity in the title roles of such family fare as Disney's Ella Enchanted and both Princess Diaries films. In 2005, Anne broke away from her family-friendly roles by starring in Havoc and Ang Lee's Brokeback Mountain. Havoc never made it to theaters due to poor reviews, but was released straight into DVD. However, Brokeback Mountain went on to capture many awards, including three Oscars and four Golden Globes (including Best Picture - Drama). In 2006, she appeared opposite Meryl Streep in the critics favorite, The Devil Wears Prada. The film was a huge and surprising success at the box office and it stands to date as Anne's highest grossing film. In 2008, Anne's work in Rachel Getting Married earned her her first Oscar nomination for Best Actress. In 2009, Anne makes her public theater debut in Shakespeare in the Park production, Twelve Night, where she plays Violet.
Anne's upcoming role is in Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight Rises in which she plays Catwoman.
Anne's nickname is Annie. Anne has two brothers. Anne is a vegetarian. Anne grew up in New Jersey. Anne has the same birthday as Ryan Gosling. Anne's dog is named Esmerelda. Anne appeared in Brokeback Mountain(2005) alongside Heath Ledger and Jake Gyllenhaal. She was listed at #85 on FHM (US) Magazine's "100 Sexiest Women for 2006". Shares the same name as William Shakespere's wife, Anne Hathaway. Won the DVD Exclusive Award for Best Actress (in a DVD Premiere Movie) for her role in Havoc (2005).
Anne Hathaway Quotes Anne: My goal is to be unequivocally good in something. Anne: I've always had an admiration for Jean Gray in X-Men. So, yeah, I'd love to be able to levitate things, read people's minds, and stuff like that. Anne: Quite frankly I didn't become an actor to become a movie star. I have never dreamed about being the most famous person on the planet. I just want to do really good work. Anne: I love my job. In some ways I've accomplished as much as I ever meant to in my career. I get to work with exciting, interesting people and talk about art and try to find truth. Anne: I didn't want to be responsible for ruining Jane Austen. And then I realized if I saw anyone else play her, it would devastate me. Anne: I don't believe in all that malarkey that it is the life you have chosen and therefore you have to put up with all that [celebrity] stuff. When I grew up, I always wanted to be an actress, not a celebrity.…But the fact is, no matter what I do, there will be a time when I will be forgotten.…And it will probably be within my lifetime. Hopefully, by protecting my privacy, I will be able to have a separate private life that will be rich and fulfilling. Anne: I look my best after an entire hair and makeup team has spent hours perfecting me. When do I feel my best? When I haven't looked in a mirror for days, and I'm doing things that make me happy." Anne: Over the last few years I've learned that the Next Big Thing is something a lot of people wish and want for you - but what you wish for yourself is really important too. Anne: Films are letting me get older, which is really nice, because there was always this fear of what happens when I stop being a teenager. But for everyone else, it was kind of a sharp left. Anne: One of my prerequisites for doing a movie is that it has to be on the opposite side of the coin from the last thing I did.