Kathy Bates

Movie Actress

Birthday June 28, 1948

Birth Sign Cancer

Birthplace Memphis, TN

Age 75 years old

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Actress whose films include About SchmidtThe Blind SideTitanic and The Late Shift. She received a massive fan base for her performance as a disturbed nurse in the film version of the Stephen King's novel Misery. She also plays Ethel Darling in FX's American Horror Story. 

Before Fame

She joined a sorority at Southern Methodist University. She debuted in the 1971 film Taking Off. 


She has been nominated for nine Emmy Awards for her TV work and made a cameo appearance in The Stand.

Family Life

She was married to Tony Campisi from 1991 to 1997.

Associated With

She starred alongside James Caan in Misery.


Kathy Bates Highlights
Kathy Bates Highlights