Annette Bening

About Annette Bening

Annette Carol Bening (born May 29, 1958) is an American actress. She began her career on stage with the Colorado Shakespeare Festival company in 1980, and played Lady Macbeth in 1984 at the American Conservatory Theater. She was nominated for the 1987 Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play for her Broadway debut in Coastal Disturbances and for the 2019 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play for All My Sons. She is a four-time Academy Award nominee for the films ‘The Grifters’, ‘American Beauty’, ‘Being Julia’, and ‘The Kids Are All Right’.

In 2006, she received a film star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. In 2019, she played the roles of Supreme Intelligence and Mar-Vell / Wendy Lawson in the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s Captain Marvel, which became her highest-grossing release. In 2019, Bening returned to the Broadway stage after a 32-year absence, starring in the revival of Arthur Miller’s ‘All My Sons’ alongside Tracy Letts at the Roundabout Theatre Company’s American Airlines Theatre. Learn More…

Annette Bening