Robin Wright is an American actress, director, and producer. Her breakout role as Jenny Curran in the classic film “Forrest Gump” alongside Tom Hanks propelled her to fame. She has won a Golden Globe Award and a Satellite Award, and has received eleven Emmy Award nominations for her work in television.
Wright has received critical acclaim for her work in films such as “The Princess Bride,” “State of Grace,” and “The Pledge,” as well as her role as Claire Underwood in the hit Netflix series “House of Cards,” for which she won a Golden Globe Award.
Throughout her career, Wright has collaborated with numerous influential artists, celebrities, and directors. She has worked with David Fincher and Kevin Spacey in “House of Cards,” Sean Penn in “The Crossing Guard” and “She’s So Lovely,” and Cary Elwes and Rob Reiner in “The Princess Bride.”
She has worked with organizations such as Stand Up to Cancer and the American Foundation for AIDS Research (amfAR) to raise funds for medical research and has been a vocal advocate for the fight against HIV/AIDS.