Miranda was born to Barry and Lindsay Otto in Brisbane, Australia. Both parents were actors, though Miranda's mother quit acting upon Miranda's birth. When her parents separated in 1973, Miranda lived with her mother but spent weekends and holidays with her father.
In 1990, Miranda graduated from the prestigious National Institute of Dramatic Arts (NIDA). She appeared in several movies in Australia and was nominated five times for an Australian Film Institute Award. In 2003, Miranda was nominated for a Helpmann Award for her role in the stage performance of A Doll's House. In 2005, Miranda received a Logie Award for her role in a television miniseries. In the U.S., Miranda was nominated for an Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films Award for her role as Eowyn in the Lord of the Ring trilogy.
On January 1, 2003, Miranda married Australian actor, Peter O'Brien, whom she met in 2002 when they both performed in A Doll's House. In 2005, Miranda give birth to their daughter, Darcey. When not working, they reside in Australia. … Expand
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|I, Frankenstein||Jan 24, 2014||Cast / Principal Cast / Leonore||tbd|
|Reaching for the Moon||Nov 8, 2013||Elizabeth Bishop / Elizabeth Bishop||tbd|
|In Her Skin||Feb 11, 2011||Mrs. Barber||9.0|
|Doing Time for Patsy Cline||Mar 3, 2006||Patsy||tbd|
|War of the Worlds||Jun 29, 2005||Mary Ann||6.4|
|Flight of the Phoenix||Dec 17, 2004||Kelly Johnson||6.1|
|Danny Deckchair||Aug 11, 2004||Glenda Lake||8.4|
|Close Your Eyes||Apr 23, 2004||Clara Strother||8.0|
|What Lies Beneath||Jul 21, 2000||Mary Feur||6.7|
|The Well||May 19, 2000||Katherine||tbd|