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January 30, 1956 (67)
Ann Dowd is an American actress known for her roles in films such as “Compliance” and the television series “The Handmaid’s Tale.”
Dowd’s filmography includes a range of diverse roles that have contributed to her reputation as a versatile actress. She has appeared in films like “Green Card,” “Lorenzo’s Oil,” “Philadelphia,” and “Garden State.” Her role in “Compliance” was particularly acclaimed, earning her the National Board of Review Award for Best Supporting Actress. In television, Dowd’s portrayal of Aunt Lydia in “The Handmaid’s Tale” stands out, a role that earned her a Primetime Emmy Award.
Throughout her career, Dowd has collaborated with numerous celebrated actors and directors. She worked alongside Elisabeth Moss and Yvonne Strahovski in “The Handmaid’s Tale,” and with actors like Tom Hanks in “Philadelphia” and Natalie Portman in “Garden State.” Her collaborations extend to directors like Jonathan Demme in “Philadelphia” and “The Manchurian Candidate,” and M. Night Shyamalan in “The Visit.” Other notable collaborations include her work with Julianne Moore in “The Forgotten,” Jennifer Aniston in “Marley & Me,” and Toni Collette in “Hereditary.”
Dowd’s contributions to film and television have been recognized with several awards and nominations. She won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for “The Handmaid’s Tale.” Her performance in “Compliance” not only earned her the National Board of Review Award but also a nomination for an Independent Spirit Award.