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Winona Ryder

Winona Laura Horowitz (born October 29, 1971), better known under her professional name Winona Ryder, is an American actress. She made her film debut in the 1986 film Lucas. Ryder's first significant role came in Tim Burton's Beetlejuice (1988) as a goth teenager, which won her critical and commercial recognition. After making various appearances in film and television, Ryder continued her career with the cult film Heathers (1989), a controversial satire of teenage suicide and high school life, which drew Ryder further critical and commercial attention. Having played diverse roles in many well-received films, Ryder won a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress and an Academy Award nomination in the same category for her role in The Age of Innocence in 1993, as well as another Academy Award nomination for Little Women the following year for Best Actress. In 2000, Ryder received a star on the Walk of Fame in Hollywood, California. Ryder's personal life has been widely reported by the media. Her relationship with actor Johnny Depp in the early 1990s was highly publicized and received much scrutiny by the media and tabloid press. A much talked about 2001 shoplifting incident led to a four-year hiatus from acting. She has also revealed her personal struggle with anxiety and depression, briefly checking into a clinic. In 2006, Ryder returned to the screen, and some media outlets called her performance "a remarkable comeback" to acting, having appeared in high-profile films such as Star Trek. In 2010, she was nominated for two Screen Actors Guild Awards, as the lead actress of When Love Is Not Enough: The Lois Wilson Story, and as part of the cast of Black Swan. Description above from the Wikipedia article Winona Ryder, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Oct 29, 1971 In Winona, Minnesota, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Oscar (The Academy Awards) 1929-05-16
Latest Project:
Movie Experimenter 2015-11-14
Known For
Poster of Here With Me
Poster of ¡Qué dilema!
Poster of Mujercitas
Poster of Lucas
Series Show Me a Hero Vinni Restiano 2015-08-16
Movie Show Me a Hero Vinni Restiano 2015-08-16
Movie Experimenter Sasha Menkin Milgram 2015-11-14
Movie Turks & Caicos Melanie Fall 2014-03-20
Movie El protector Sheryl Mott 2013-11-27
Movie El hombre de hielo Deborah Kuklinski 2012-09-01
Movie The Letter Martine 2012-09-06
Movie Ben Lee: Catch My Disease Herself 2012-11-06
Movie Here With Me 2012-12-14
Movie Frankenweenie Elsa Van Helsing 2012-10-04
Movie ¡Qué dilema! Geneva Brannen 2011-01-13
Movie Cisne negro Beth MacIntyre 2010-12-02
Movie Cuando el amor no es suficiente: La historia de Louis Wilson Lois Wilson 2010-04-25
Movie Stay Cool Scarlet Smith 2009-04-23
Movie Star Trek Amanda Grayson 2009-05-06
Movie La vida privada de Pippa Lee Sandra Dulles 2009-07-07
Movie The Last Word Charlotte 2008-04-20
Movie Los confidentes Cheryl Laine 2008-11-05
Movie Marc Jacobs & Louis Vuitton Herself 2007-04-27
Movie Sexo a la carta Death Nell 2007-06-15
Movie Welcome Cynthia 2007-10-05
Movie Los diez locos mandamientos Kelly La Fonda 2007-08-03
Movie A scanner darkly (Una mirada en la oscuridad) Donna Hawthorne 2006-05-25
Movie Darwin Awards: muertes de risa Siri Taylor 2006-07-05
Movie El corazón es mentiroso Psychologist 2004-05-15
Movie One Step Beyond: Making 'Alien Resurrection' Herself 2003-12-02
Movie Mr. Deeds Babe Bennett 2002-06-28
Movie Simone Nicola Anders 2002-08-23
Movie Zoolander (Un descerebrado de moda) Herself (uncredited) 2001-09-28
Movie Otoño en Nueva York Charlotte Fielding 2000-08-11
Movie Poseídos Maya Larkin 2000-10-13
Movie Inocencia Interrumpida Susanna Kaysen 1999-12-21
Series Strangers with Candy Unknown 1999-04-07
Movie Celebrity Nola 1998-09-07
Movie Alien: Resurrección Annalee Call 1997-11-12
Movie Muchachos Patty Vare 1996-05-10
Movie Looking For Richard Herself/Lady Anne 1996-10-11
Movie El crisol Abigail Williams 1996-11-27
Series Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist Unknown 1995-05-28
Movie Donde reside el Amor Finn Dodd 1995-10-06
Movie Mujercitas Jo March 1994-12-21
Movie Bocados de realidad Lelaina Pierce 1994-02-18
Series Friends Melissa Warburton 1994-09-22
Movie La edad de la inocencia May Welland 1993-09-17
Movie La casa de los espíritus Blanca Trueba 1993-10-19
Series The Larry Sanders Show Unknown 1992-08-15
Movie Drácula de Bram Stoker Mina Murray / Elisabeta 1992-11-13
Movie Noche en la tierra Corky 1991-10-03
Movie Eduardo Manostijeras Kim 1990-12-05
Movie Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael Dinky Bossetti 1990-10-12
Movie Sirenas Charlotte Flax 1990-12-14
Movie Gran bola de fuego Myra Gale Brown 1989-06-30
Series Los Simpson Unknown 1989-12-17
Movie Bitelchús Lydia Deetz 1988-03-30
Movie Escuela de jóvenes asesinos Veronica Sawyer 1988-10-01
Movie 1969 Beth Carr 1988-08-18
Movie Square Dance Gemma 1987-03-01
Movie Lucas Rina 1986-03-28
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Series Oscar (The Academy Awards) Unknown 1929-05-16