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Holly Hunter is an American stage, film and televison actress, best known for her Academy Award winning performance as mute lead character Ada McGrath in the feature film "The Piano", as well as three other nominations for her roles in "Broadcast News", "The Firm", and "Thirteen", and for playing the leading role in the television series "Saving Grace". She holds a BA in Drama from Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
March 20, 1958, Conyers, Georgia, USA
1984 Blood SimpleHelene Trend (voice) (uncredited) 1987 Raising ArizonaEdwina 'Ed' McDunnough 1989 AlwaysDorinda Durston 1993 The FirmTammy Hemphill 1993 The PianoAda McGrath 1995 CopycatM.J. Monahan 1996 CrashHelen Remington 2000 O Brother, Where Art Thou?Penny Wharvey-McGill 2003 ThirteenExecutive Producer and Melanie 'Mel' Freeland 2004 The IncrediblesHelen Parr / Elastigirl (voice) 2016 Batman v Superman: Dawn of JusticeSenator Finch 2017 Song to SongMiranda 2017 SpielbergHerself 2017 The Big SickBeth Gardner 2018 Incredibles 2Helen Parr / Elastigirl (voice)Limited to the 15 most popular items