|TV and Movie Trivia Tribute|
|Born:||23 June 1957||Chicago, Illinois, USA|
|Known As:||Marge Gunderson||"Fargo" (1996)|
|Trivia:||Is 5' 6" tall.|
|Both of her parents were born in Canada - father, Vernon McDormand|
and mother, Noreen McDormand.
|Attended Bethany College, Bethany, West Virginia and received her B.A.|
in Theater in 1979. Then she attended Yale University School of Drama,
New Haven, Connecticut and received her M.F.A. in 1982.
|(1984) Married Joel Coen.|
|(1989) Nominated for the Best Actress in a Supporting Role Oscar|
for: "Mississippi Burning" (1988).
|(1994) Won Golden Globes' Special Award - Best Ensemble Cast|
for: "Short Cuts" (1993)(Shared Award).
|(1997) Won the Best Actress in a Leading Role Oscar for: "Fargo" (1996).|
|(1997) Nominated for an Emmy Award - Outstanding Supporting Actress|
in a Miniseries or a Special for: "Hidden In America" (1996)(TV).
|(2001) Nominated for the Best Actress in a Supporting Role
for: "Almost Famous" (2000).
|(2006) Nominated for the Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting|
Role Oscar for: "North Country" (2005).
|(2015) Won an Emmy Award - Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or|
a Movie for: "Olive Kitteridge" (2014) - For playing "Olive Kitteridge".
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|Filmography:||The Internet Movie Database||Frances McDormand Filmography.|
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