Daryl Hannah

Lowest Rated: 0% Whore (2004)
Birthday: Dec 3, 1960
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Born December 3rd, 1960, the older sister of actress Page Hannah and niece of cinematographer Haskell Wexler, leading lady Daryl Hannah trained for the ballet before switching to acting at the Goodman Theatre. Taking the stage would prove quite a daunting task for the girl who suffered from agoraphobia and was once such a wallflower that she was diagnosed as borderline autistic, and though it would take Hannah a few years to become truly comfortable in front of an audience, she eventually overcame her fear to stunning results. In addition to ballet Hannah also exuded a certain grace on the high school soccer field. Her interest in film was sparked by a severe case of insomnia early in life, and young Hannah would spend hours on end soaking in film into the wee hours of the night. Before completing her theatrical training under the guidance of Stella Adler, the young hopeful appeared in the Brian De Palma film The Fury (1978) at the age of 18 . After delivering a remarkable performance as a tough android in Blade Runner (1982), Hannah achieved full stardom with her winsome portrayal of a mermaid in Splash (1983). Not all of her subsequent films -- nor her performances -- have been as successful, though she was highly praised for her interpretation of a nerdish hairdresser in Steel Magnolias, and was treated kindly by the press and public for her characterization in the title role of the made-for-TV Attack of the 50 Ft. Woman (1992). Her often turbulent private life achieved an even keel with her long-term relationship with lawyer/ publisher John F. Kennedy Jr. Sadly, their relationship was doomed from the start due to Jacqueline Kennedy-Onassis' disapproval of her son marrying an actor, the two eventually parted ways. In 1996 Kennedy wed Carolyn Besette, and the rest of their story is history. Despite public perception that Hannah withdrew from acting in the later 1990s, it was simply an unfortunate series of career missteps that kept the enigmatic actress out of the multiplexes and in such mediocre fare as The Last Days of Frankie the Fly and Gun (both 1997). Of course not all was lost during the 1990s, and audiences could indeed catch memorable performances by Hannah in Grumpy Old Men (1993) (as well as that film's 1995 sequel), the Emmy-nominated mini-series The Last Don and the Robert Altman thriller The Gingerbread Man. As the millennium turned Hannah was still stuck in a sort of celluliod limbo, though such edgy efforts as Cord and Dancing at the Blue Iguana (both 2000) showed the actress had a fearless side that had been left virtually unexplored since her days in The Fury and Blade Runner. Of course Hannah still had a soft spot, and following a supporting performance in Mark and Michael Polish's quirky 2001 drama Jackpot she went family friendly with the mini-series Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story and the comparitively earnest and innocent teen drama A Walk to Remember (2002). Having formed a friendly working relationship with the Polish brothers with Jackpot, Hannah returned to the screen for the filmmakers in their acclaimed 2003 drama Northfork. The critical success of Northfork marked the beginning of a critical year for the veteran actress. A turn as a contract killer with a conscience followed with The Job, and after a trip to the middle of nowhere in The Big Empty Hannah aspired to adopt a Mexican orphan in John Sayles Casa de los Babys. Teamed with a powerhouse cast that included Lili Taylor, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Marcia Gay Harden, the critically acclaimed drama cemented the comeback that would continue with Kill Bill Vol. 1 just a few short months later. Cast as deadly assassin Elle Driver (Codename: California Mountain Snake), Hannah's eye-patch wearing killer was inspired by the exploitation roughie Thriller (also known as They Call Her One Eye). Though Hannah was still breathing at the end of Kill Bill Vol. 1, audiences held their breath to discover the ultimate fate of her viscous character until th

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Filmography

MOVIES

CREDIT
No Score Yet Papa Sarah 2018
29% PARADOX Director Screenwriter 2018
64% I Am Michael Deborah 2017
No Score Yet The Slider Carol 2017
No Score Yet Awaken Mao 2015
No Score Yet Michael Actor 2015
No Score Yet Skin Traffik (A Hitman in London) Actor 2015
No Score Yet American Mustang Narrator 2014
No Score Yet Father Rupert Mayer Actor 2014
No Score Yet 2047 - Sights of Death Actor 2014
71% Pad Yatra: A Green Odyssey Narrator 2013
No Score Yet Arise Narrator 2013
No Score Yet Social Nightmare Susan Hardy 2013
36% The Hot Flashes Ginger Peabody 2013
No Score Yet Garbage Actor 2013
69% Greedy Lying Bastards Executive Producer 2013
No Score Yet Your American Teen Actor 2013
No Score Yet Zombie Night Actor 2013
13% Blind Revenge Jane 2012
No Score Yet The Carbon Rush Narrator 2012
No Score Yet Eldorado Actor 2011
No Score Yet Shannon's Rainbow Rita 2009
No Score Yet Storm Seekers (Hurricane Hunter) Leah 2009
No Score Yet Starz Inside: Unforgettably Evil Actor 2009
83% Call + Response Actor 2008
No Score Yet Kung Fu Killer Jane 2008
79% The Garden Actor 2008
29% Vice Salt Executive Producer 2008
No Score Yet Shark Swarm Brooke Wilder 2008
No Score Yet Fierce Light: When Spirit Meets Action Actor 2008
No Score Yet Being Michael Madsen Actor 2007
No Score Yet The Poet (Hearts of War) Marlene Koenig 2007
No Score Yet Dark Honeymoon Actor 2007
No Score Yet All the Good Ones Are Married Alex 2007
60% Love Is the Drug (Addicted to Her Love) Sandra Brand 2006
36% Keeping Up With The Steins Sacred Feather/Sandy 2006
No Score Yet Final Days of Planet Earth Liz Quinlan 2006
5% Supercross Actor 2005
48% Silver City Maddy Pilager 2004
No Score Yet The Life Director Adriana 2004
0% Whore Adriana 2004
84% Kill Bill: Volume 2 Elle Driver 2004
84% Kill Bill: Volume 1 Elle Driver/California Mountain Snake 2003
58% Casa de los Babys Skipper 2003
56% Northfork Flower Hercules 2003
No Score Yet The Job CJ March 2003
71% The Big Empty Stella 2003
80% Searching for Debra Winger Actor 2002
29% Speedway Junky Veronica 2002
0% Run for the Money Virginia 2002
27% A Walk to Remember Cynthia 2002
No Score Yet Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story Thespee 2001
29% Jackpot Bobbi 2001
No Score Yet Cowboy Up Actor 2001
No Score Yet First Target Alex McGregor 2000
57% Wildflowers Sabine Executive Producer 2000
23% Dancing at the Blue Iguana Angel 2000
No Score Yet Hide and Seek Anne 2000
No Score Yet Cowboy Up Celia 2000
No Score Yet Diplomatic Siege Erica Long 1999
No Score Yet Addams Family Reunion Morticia 1999
12% My Favorite Martian Lizzie 1999
83% Hi-Life Maggie 1998
36% Rear Window Claudia 1998
34% The Real Blonde Kelly 1998
No Score Yet Rescuers: Stories of Courage---Two Families Maria Althoff 1998
No Score Yet The Last Don Actor 1997
58% The Gingerbread Man Lois Harlan 1997
No Score Yet The Last Days of Frankie the Fly Margaret 1997
14% Two Much Liz Kerner 1996
17% Grumpier Old Men Melanie Gustafson 1995
8% The Tie That Binds Leann 1995
No Score Yet One Hundred and One Nights Furtive and Friendly Appearance 1995
23% The Little Rascals Miss Crabtree 1994
63% Grumpy Old Men Melanie Gustafson 1993
22% Attack of the 50 Foot Woman Producer Nancy Archer 1993
23% Memoirs of an Invisible Man Alice Monroe 1992
No Score Yet Megaville Alice Monroe 1991
57% At Play in the Fields of the Lord Andy Huben 1991
37% Crazy People Kathy Burgess 1990
69% Steel Magnolias Annelle Dupuy Desoto 1989
93% Crimes and Misdemeanors Lisa 1989
29% High Spirits Mary Plunkett Brogan 1988
78% Wall Street Darien Taylor 1987
89% Roxanne Roxanne 1987
47% Legal Eagles Chelsea Deardon 1986
10% The Clan of the Cave Bear Ayla 1986
29% Final Terror Windy Morgan 1985
90% The Pope of Greenwich Village Diane 1984
90% Splash Madison 1984
No Score Yet Reckless Tracey Prescott 1984
25% Summer Lovers Cathy Feathersone 1982
90% Blade Runner Pris 1982
91% Blade Runner (The Final Cut) Pris 1982
No Score Yet Hard Country Loretta Palmer 1981
No Score Yet The Devil's Ground (The Cycle) Carrie Mitchell 1978
80% The Fury Pam 1978
No Score Yet Hey There, It's Yogi Bear Screenwriter 1964

TV

CREDIT
No Score Yet Jimmy Kimmel Live
2003
Guest
  • 2010
No Score Yet America's Most Wanted
2010-2012
Appearing
  • 2006
No Score Yet The Ellen DeGeneres Show
2003
Guest
  • 2005
  • 2003
94% Frasier
1993-2004
Voice
  • 2002
No Score Yet Gun
1997
  • 1997

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