Anjelica Huston

Biography: Anjelica Huston was born on July 8th, 1951 to actor and director John Huston and ballerina Enrica (Ricki) Soma. Anjelica spent most of her childhood in Ireland and England, and was in a few of her father's movies during her late teens. Unfortunately, her mother died that same year in a car accident at age 39, and Anjelica moved back to the United States, where she modeled for some time.

Starting in the late 1970s, Anjelica studied acting more seriously, and slowly began to take on some of her first real roles in several movies, one of the first being "The Postman Always Rings Twice". Eventually, Anjelica was cast by her father in the movie "Prizzi's Honor" (1985) as a girl named Maerose. Also, for that movie she received a Best Supporting Actress Oscar for her performance, becoming the first person in history to win an Oscar when both a parent and grandparent had also won one.

After that, Anjelica took on some more notable roles in movies like "Gardens of Stone" (1987),
"The Dead" (1987), "The Addams Family" (1991) and "Addams Family Values" (1993), "The Royal Tenenbaums" (2001), "The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou" (2004), and "The Grifters" (1990), for which she got an Oscar nomination for Best Actress.

With almost anything any woman could ever want -- beauty, height, boldness, and confidence -- Anjelica most certainly always gives her best in everything she does. Though there have been some tradgedies in her life -- her mother passing when she was young, and her father in 1987 -- she doesn't give up. Anjelica is now married to sculptor Robert Graham since 1992, and the couple currently live in Venice, California with their 11 cats.
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Anjelica Huston's Scores

  • Movies
Average career score: 56
Highest Metascore: 86 The Grifters
Lowest Metascore: 17 Material Girls
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 12 out of 24
  2. Negative: 4 out of 24
24 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
51 The Pirate Fairy Feb 28, 2014 Queen Clarion 5.7
34 Ultrasuede: In Search of Halston Jan 20, 2012 Herself 5.4
53 The Big Year Oct 14, 2011 Cast 6.3
72 50/50 Sep 30, 2011 Cast / Diane 8.1
25 When in Rome Jan 29, 2010 Celeste 4.7
47 Choke Sep 26, 2008 Ida J. Mancini 5.6
67 The Darjeeling Limited Sep 29, 2007 Patricia 7.3
62 Seraphim Falls Jan 26, 2007 Madame Louise 7.6
17 Material Girls Aug 18, 2006 Fabiella 4.3
54 Art School Confidential May 5, 2006 Art History Teacher 6.2
62 The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou Dec 10, 2004 Eleanor Zissou 7.1
40 Kaena: The Prophecy Jun 25, 2004 Queen Of The Selenites 4.6
39 Daddy Day Care May 9, 2003 Mrs. Gwyneth Harridan 5.3
57 The Man from Elysian Fields Sep 27, 2002 Jennifer Adler 8.0
64 Blood Work Aug 9, 2002 Dr. Bonnie Fox 5.5
75 The Royal Tenenbaums Dec 14, 2001 Etheline Tenenbaum 7.5
62 The Golden Bowl Apr 27, 2001 Fanny Assingham 5.5
55 Agnes Browne Dec 3, 1999 Director / Producer / Agnes Browne 6.0
66 Ever After Jul 31, 1998 Baroness Rodmilla De Ghent 7.8
68 Buffalo '66 Jun 26, 1998 Jan Brown 7.7
75 Bastard Out of Carolina Dec 15, 1996 Director 7.4
46 The Crossing Guard Nov 16, 1995 Mary 6.0
86 The Grifters Dec 5, 1990 Lilly Dillon 7.4
77 Crimes and Misdemeanors Oct 13, 1989 Dolores Paley 8.4