Annette Bening

Annette Bening (born May 29, 1958) is an American movie and television actress.[1] She was born in Topeka, Kansas. She has been nominated four times for an Academy Award.


Bening is a four-time Oscar nominee for her roles in The Grifters, American Beauty, Being Julia, and The Kids Are All Right, winning Golden Globe Awards for the latter two films. She won a BAFTA and a SAG award for her performance in American Beauty.

In 1995, Bening appeared in The American President, playing Sydney Wade, a PR (public relations) consultant who dates the President, played by Michael Douglas.

Personal life

From 1984 to 1991, Annette was married to J. Steven White. On March 3, 1992, she married Warren Beatty. They have four children.


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