Catherine Élise "Cate" Blanchett (b. 1969) is Australian actress & theatre director. She has received critical acclaim and many accolades, including two Academy Awards, three Screen Actors Guild Awards, three Golden Globe Awards, and three British Academy Awards.
Australian actress Cate Blanchett (born 1969). Blanchett's portrayal of Katharine Hepburn in Martin Scorsese's THE AVIATOR (2004) brought an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. Other notable roles: elf queen, Galadriel, in LORD OF THE RINGS triology (2001-2003); music icon, Bob Dylan in I'M NOT THERE (2007); murdered Irish investigative reporter, Veronica Guerin in VERONICA GUERIN (2007)