Miranda Otto

Biography: 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

Miranda Otto's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 53
Highest Metascore: 73 War of the Worlds
Lowest Metascore: 30 I, Frankenstein
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 10
  2. Negative: 1 out of 10
10 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
69 The Homesman Oct 3, 2014 Theoline Belknapp tbd
30 I, Frankenstein Jan 24, 2014 Cast / Principal Cast / Leonore 4.3
44 Reaching for the Moon Nov 8, 2013 Elizabeth Bishop / Elizabeth Bishop tbd
tbd In Her Skin Feb 11, 2011 Mrs. Barber 9.0
51 Doing Time for Patsy Cline Mar 3, 2006 Patsy tbd
73 War of the Worlds Jun 29, 2005 Mary Ann 6.4
47 Flight of the Phoenix Dec 17, 2004 Kelly Johnson 6.1
56 Danny Deckchair Aug 11, 2004 Glenda Lake 8.3
45 Close Your Eyes Apr 23, 2004 Clara Strother 8.0
51 What Lies Beneath Jul 21, 2000 Mary Feur 6.7
67 The Well May 19, 2000 Katherine tbd