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Diane Keaton

Keaton in 2007
Born Diane Hall
January 5, 1946 (1946-01-05) (age 64)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Occupation Actress, director, producer
Years active 1968–present
.Diane Keaton (born Diane Hall; January 5, 1946) is an American film actress, director, and producer.^ Diane Keaton is an American film actress, director, and producer.

^ DIANE KEATON : Oh, what do we do in the film?
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^ ARTICLE from the Encyclopædia Britannica American actress and director original name Diane Hall born January 5, 1946, Los Angeles, California, U.S. .
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.Keaton began her career on stage, and made her screen debut in 1970. Her first major film role was as Kay Adams-Corleone in The Godfather (1972), but the films that shaped her early career were those with director and co-star Woody Allen beginning with Play It Again, Sam in 1972. Her next two films with Allen, Sleeper (1973) and Love and Death (1975), established her as a comic actress.^ "At first, I was skeptical about playing Kay again in the ‘Godfather’ sequel.

^ She reprised her role as Kay in the sequel The Godfather: Part II (1974) otherwise she appeared with Woody in Sleeper (1973), Love and Death (1975) and so on.

^ On Broadway she met actor-director Woody Allen and appeared in his 1969 stage hit Play it Again, Sam (1972).
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.Her fourth, Annie Hall (1977), won her the Academy Award for Best Actress.^ In 1977, Allen released his fourth film with Keaton, Annie Hall .
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^ The Academy Award-winning actress, whose films include "Annie Hall" and...
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^ Annie Hall 1977 dir.

.Keaton subsequently expanded her range to avoid becoming typecast as her Annie Hall persona.^ Keaton took on different kinds of roles to avoid becoming typecast as her "Annie Hall" persona.

^ Keaton won an Oscar for "Annie Hall."
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^ Keaton took on different kinds of roles to avoid becoming typecast as her Annie Hall persona.
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She became an accomplished dramatic actress, starting in Looking for Mr. Goodbar (1977) and received Academy Award nominations for Reds (1981) and Marvin's Room (1996). .Some of her popular later films include Baby Boom (1987), Father of the Bride (1991), The First Wives Club (1996), Something's Gotta Give (2003) and The Family Stone (2005).^ The first wives club - Official Interview .

^ The first wives club - E! Behind the scenes .

^ Best Actress (nom) Something's Gotta Give 2003 Academy   .
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.Films Keaton has been in have earned a cumulative gross of over USD$1.1 billion in North America.^ Keaton's films have earned a cumulative gross of over USD 1.1 billion in North America.
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^ Films Keaton has been in have earned a cumulative gross of over USD$1.1 billion in North America.
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^ Keaton's films have earned a cumulative gross of over USD1.1billion in North America.

[1] .In addition to acting, she is also a photographer, real estate developer, and occasional singer.^ In addition to acting, she is also a photographer, real estate developer, and occasional singer.
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^ In addition to acting, Keaton has stated that 'I had a lifelong ambition to be a singer.'

^ Keaton has also established herself as a real estate developer.

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Early life and education

.Born Diane Hall in Los Angeles, California, she is the oldest of four children.^ She was born in Los Angeles in 1946.
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^ Keaton was born Diane Hall on Jan.
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^ Born "Diane Hall" in Los Angeles, California, Keaton is the oldest of four children.

.Keaton has one brother, Randy Hall (b.^ Diane has a brother named Randy Hall (b.March 21th 1948) and two sisters named Robin Hall (b.March 27th 1951) and Dorrie Hall (b.
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^ In 1977, Keaton starred with Allen in the romantic comedy "Annie Hall", in which she played one of her most famous roles.

^ BROTHER: Randy Hall.
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.March 21, 1948) and sisters Robin Hall (b.^ Born on March 21, 1948.
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^ Diane has a brother named Randy Hall (b.March 21th 1948) and two sisters named Robin Hall (b.March 27th 1951) and Dorrie Hall (b.
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^ SISTER: Robin Hall.
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.March 27, 1951) and Dorrie Hall (b.^ Born on March 27, 1951.
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^ Diane has a brother named Randy Hall (b.March 21th 1948) and two sisters named Robin Hall (b.March 27th 1951) and Dorrie Hall (b.
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April 1, 1953).
.Her mother, Dorothy (née Keaton; 1921-2008), was a homemaker and amateur photographer, and her father, Jack Hall (1921–1990), was a real estate broker and civil engineer.^ Civil engineer, real estate broker.
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^ Her father Jack Hall (1921-1990) was a civil engineer, and her mother Dorothy Keaton (b.

^ In addition to acting, she is also a photographer, real estate developer, and occasional singer.
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[2][3] .Her father came from an Irish American Catholic background, and her mother came from a Methodist family.^ Her father came from an Irish American Catholic background, and her mother came from a Methodist family.

^ Diane Keaton : I had a father, Jack Hall, Irish - that's the Irish Catholic side - Jack Hall was consumed by the beach and every week we'd drive down to the beach, and his whole dream in life was to have a house at the beach.
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^ Diane always played awesome mothers in movies (Father of the Bride 1 and 2, The Family Stone, Because I Said So), I bet she's terrific with her kids.
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.Keaton was raised a Methodist by her mother.^ Keaton was raised a Methodist by her mother.

^ Although raised a Methodist, in an October 2002 television interview with Oxygen Keaton stated that she currently considers herself an atheist.

Her first ambition to become an actor came after seeing her mother win the "Mrs. Los Angeles" pageant for homemakers. .Keaton claimed that the theatricality of the event inspired her to become a stage actor.^ Keaton claimed that the theatricality of the event inspired her to become a stage actor.

^ Keaton claims she was inspired to become an actor when her mother Dorothy Keaton competed on stage in the "Mrs.
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^ On the Broadway, Keaton met actor/ director Woody Allen and appeared in his stage hit Play It Again, Sam ( 1969 ).
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[4] .She has also credited Katharine Hepburn, whom she admires for playing strong and independent women, as one of her inspirations.^ She has also credited Katharine Hepburn, whom she admires for playing strong and independent women, as one of her inspirations.

^ She was also inspired by the strong independent female actress Katharine Hepburn .
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^ Amanda Peet, who plays Keaton's daughter and Nicholson's initial object of affection, is equally smitten: ''She's one of those women who mysteriously is as equally goofy as she is sexy.
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[5]
.Keaton is a 1963 graduate of Santa Ana High School in Santa Ana, California.^ Keaton is a 1964 graduate of Santa Ana High School in Santa Ana, California.

^ That same year, Keaton also executive produced "Elephant" (2003), director Gus Van Sant's much-praised exploration of a high school shooting.
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^ Diane Keaton was a California native who studied Drama at Santa Ana College before dropping out to study at the Neighborhood Playhouse in New York.
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.During her time there she participated in singing and acting clubs at school, and starred as Blanche DuBois in a school production of A Streetcar Named Desire.^ During her time there she participated in singing and acting clubs at school, and starred as Blanche DuBois in a school production of "A Streetcar Named Desire".

^ I still remember playing Blanche in ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’ in our drama class, and do you know something?

^ She moved to New York to try her luck in show business, and she began by singing at night clubs, while taking acting classes at Neighborhood Playhouse.

.After graduation she attended Santa Ana College, and later Orange Coast College as an acting student, but dropped out after a year to pursue an entertainment career in Manhattan.^ After graduation she attended Santa Ana College, and later Orange Coast College as an acting student, but dropped out after a year to pursue an entertainment career in Manhattan.

^ Santa Ana College - Santa Ana, CA Santa Ana High School - Santa Ana, CA University of Southern California - Los Angeles, CA - Attended USC's School of Film and Television; took a screenwriting course Orange Coast College - Costa Mesa, CA - Dropped out after a year to pursue acting Neighborhood Playhouse - New York, NY - Studied acting under the Meisner technique, an ensemble acting technique made popular in the 1920s by Sanford Meisner .
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^ She spent several years at local colleges after graduating from Santa Ana High School in 1964, but soon moved to New York City, where she studied at Sanford Meisner's renowned Neighborhood Playhouse.
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[6] .Upon joining the Actors' Equity Association she adopted the surname of Keaton, her mother's maiden name, as there was already a registered Diane Hall.^ Personnalits associes Diane Keaton .

^ She is not related to Michael Keaton , as her birth name is Diane Hall.
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^ Keaton was born Diane Hall on Jan.
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[7] .For a brief time, she also moonlighted nightclubs with a singing act.^ For a brief time, she also moonlighted nightclubs with a singing act.

^ During her time there she participated in singing and acting clubs at school, and starred as Blanche DuBois in a school production of "A Streetcar Named Desire".

^ Oh yeah, I had a nightclub act, going around singing.

[8] .She would later revisit her nightclub act in Annie Hall (1977) and a cameo in Radio Days (1987).^ Annie Hall (1977) Annie Hall .
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^ I mean, in Annie Hall (1977) particularly.
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^ Appeared in a cameo role (as a nightclub singer) in Allen's "Radio Days" .
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.Keaton began studying acting at the Neighborhood Playhouse in New York City.^ Keaton studied acting at Santa Ana College in California and at the Neighborhood Playhouse in New York.
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^ Filming began May 2009 in New York City.
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^ Keaton began studying acting at the Neighborhood Playhouse in New York City.

.She initially studied acting under the Meisner technique, an ensemble acting technique made popular in the 1920s by Sanford Meisner, a New York stage actor/acting coach/director.^ She initially studied acting under the Meisner technique, an ensemble acting technique made popular in the 1920s by Sanford Meisner, a New York acting director.

^ Santa Ana College - Santa Ana, CA Santa Ana High School - Santa Ana, CA University of Southern California - Los Angeles, CA - Attended USC's School of Film and Television; took a screenwriting course Orange Coast College - Costa Mesa, CA - Dropped out after a year to pursue acting Neighborhood Playhouse - New York, NY - Studied acting under the Meisner technique, an ensemble acting technique made popular in the 1920s by Sanford Meisner .
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^ On Broadway, she met actor/director Woody Allen and appeared in his 1969 stage hit Play It Again, Sam.
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.She has described her acting technique as, "[being] only as good as the person you're acting with ...^ She has described her acting technique as, 'being only as good as the person you're acting with ...

^ Zango – You’re Good to Go.
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^ Because of the technique that I come from, which is the Sandy Meisner technique, you're only as good as the person you're acting with.

.As opposed to going it on my own and forging my path to create a wonderful performance without the help of anyone.^ As opposed to going it on my own and forging my path to create a wonderful performance without the help of anyone.

^ If I feel an audience is going to give me something, I'll repeat it instead of going on my own journey.

^ Part of my response is wondering how dad is going to pay for college for his child at 70+, or wrestle with his teenage son.
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.I always need the help of everyone!"^ I always need the help of everyone!

^ I always need the help of everyone!'

[8] According to her Reds co-star Warren Beatty, "She approaches a script sort of like a play in that she has the entire script memorized before you start doing the movie, which I don't know any other actors doing that."[9]
.In 1968, Keaton became a member of the "Tribe" and understudy to Sheila in the original Broadway production of Hair.^ Was part of the original cast of the Broadway musical "Hair" (1968).
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^ In 1968, Keaton became an understudy on the original Broadway production of "Hair".

^ In 1968 she performed as an understudy in the Broadway musical Hair and caused something of a ruckus by refusing to get naked (despite the offer of a $50 bonus if she did).
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[10] .She gained some notoriety for her refusal to disrobe at the end of Act I when the cast performs nude, even though nudity in the production was optional for actors.^ She gained some notoriety for her refusal to disrobe in the portions of the musical when the entire cast performed nude, even though nudity in the production was optional for actors.

^ Some people may be uncomfortable with those discussions even though they really weren’t that explicit.
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^ (Even though Allen has documented that he's never happy with his final products and never watches them again.
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.(Those who performed nude received a $50 bonus.^ (Those who performed nude received a $50 bonus.

[4][11]) .After acting in Hair for nine months, she auditioned for a part in Woody Allen's production of Play It Again, Sam.^ Overdressed as she was, Diane hung onto "Hair" for nine months before cutting loose and auditioning for Woody Allen’s "Play It Again, Sam."

^ Nine months after her appearance in Hair , Diane met Woody Allen and was cast for his first Broadway play, Play It Again, Sam .
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^ Acted opposite Woody Allen (also directed) in the Broadway production of "Play It Again, Sam"; earned a Tony nomination .
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.After nearly being passed over for being too tall (at 5 ft 8 in./1.73 m she is two inches/5 cm taller than Allen), she won the part.^ After nearly being passed over for being too tall (at 5 ft 8 in./1.73m she is two inches/5cm taller than Allen), she won the part.

^ Reunited with Allen for "Love and Death," a spoof of Russian literature that owed more than a passing debt to "War and Peace" .
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^ Two of her four Oscar-nominated roles were directed by her then boyfriends: Annie Hall (1977) (which won her an Oscar) was directed by Woody Allen and Reds (1981) was directed by Warren Beatty .
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[3]

Career

1970s

Keaton as Kay Adams-Corleone in the final shot of 1972's The Godfather
.After being nominated for a Tony Award for Play It Again, Sam, Keaton made her film debut in 1970's Lovers and Other Strangers.^ January 5, 1946: Born (1970) Lovers and Other Strangers : IMDb .
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^ Keaton received her second Academy Award nomination for the film.

^ Keaton's film debut happened over three decades ago in the comedy Lovers and Other Strangers in 1970.
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.She followed with guest roles on the television series Love, American Style and Night Gallery.^ But then serious roles too have their set of challenges that I love.
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^ She followed with guest roles on the television series "Love, American Style" and "Night Gallery".

^ Diane Keaton has been a fave since she appeared as Louise to Monte Markham's Andy in a LOVE, AMERICAN STYLE segment pre-Annie Hall.
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.Between films, Keaton appeared in a series of deodorant commercials.^ Between films, Keaton appeared in a series of deodorant commercials.

^ Just find all women’s information here.Diane Keaton has a new film, a TV series and a memoir about herself and her mother in the works.
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^ Diane Keaton has a new film, a TV series and a memoir about herself and her mother in the works.
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.Keaton's breakthrough role came two years later when she was cast as Kay Adams, the girlfriend of Michael Corleone (played by Al Pacino) in Francis Ford Coppola's 1972 blockbuster The Godfather.^ In 1972, Keaton won the role of Kay, Al Pacino's wife in the Oscar-winning The Godfather and its sequel.
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^ Entretien avec Francis Ford Coppola .

^ Keaton has thrived for more than three, ever since her performance as Kay to Pacino's Michael in "The Godfather" (1972).
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.Coppola noted that he first noticed Keaton in Lovers and Other Strangers, and cast her because of her reputation for eccentricity that he wanted her to bring to the role.^ Coppola noted that he first noticed Keaton in "Lovers and Other Strangers", and cast her because of her reputation for eccentricity that he wanted her to bring to the role.

^ Lovers and Other Strangers (1970) .
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^ When Keaton first started out on Broadway, she refused to take off her clothes -- a tough stance considering she was in Hair and everyone in the cast got naked.
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[12] .(Keaton claims that at the time she was commonly referred to as "the kooky actress" of the film industry.^ Interview with film actress Diane Keaton .
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^ (Keaton claims that at the time she was commonly referred to as 'the kooky actress' of the film industry.

^ Diane Keaton mini-bio : Diane Keaton is an American Oscar-winning film actress, director and producer.
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[4]) Her performance in the film was loosely based on her real life experience of making the film, both of which she has described as being "the woman in a world of men".[4] The Godfather was an unparalleled critical and financial success, becoming the highest grossing film of the year and winning the Best Picture Oscar of 1972.
.Two years later she reprised her role as Kay Adams in The Godfather, Part II.^ She reprised that role in the film's first sequel, The Godfather: Part II (1974).
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^ Two years later she reprised her role in "The Godfather, Part II".

^ Keaton's first major film role was that of Kay Adams in The Godfather .
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.She was initially reluctant, stating that, "At first, I was skeptical about playing Kay again in the Godfather sequel.^ She was initially reluctant to reprise her role, stating that, 'At first, I was skeptical about playing Kay again in the "Godfather" sequel.

^ Her first major film role was as Kay Adams in The Godfather, but the films that shaped her early career were those with director and co-star Woody Allen, beginning with Play It Again, Sam.
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^ Her first major film role was as Kay Adams in The Godfather (1972), but the films that shaped her early career were those with director and co-star Woody Allen, beginning with Play It Again, Sam (1972).
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.But when I read the script, the character seemed much more substantial than in the first movie."^ But when I read the script, the character seemed much more substantial than in the first movie.'

^ But when I read the script, the character seemed much more substantial than in the first movie.

^ Joe seemed to be more normal than most of the other characters.
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[6] .In Part II her character changed dramatically, becoming more embittered about her husband's activities.^ In "Part II" her character had changed dramatically, becoming more embittered about her husband's activities.

^ She would once again play Kaye in The Godfather: Part II in 1974, and by then her character, like the audience, is devoid of any illusions that her husband can be redeemed.

^ Keaton: When I adopted I immediately had to change as a person and become more giving.
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.Even though Keaton received widespread exposure from the films, her character's importance was minimal.^ Even though Keaton received widespread exposure from the films, her character's importance was minimal.

^ It was Meg’s character’s home in that film, though.
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^ "Even though I never thought of these encounters as particularly romantic," Keaton said, "watching us grapple with love and life on film reminded me that we had known this sublime journey to the depths of feeling as an intelligence.
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Time wrote that she was "invisible in The Godfather and pallid in The Godfather, Part II."[13]
.Keaton's other notable films of the 1970s included many collaborations with Woody Allen.^ Film 78 Special Woody Allen .
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^ Keaton's most famous romance was with director Woody Allen for most of the 1970s.

^ Keaton's other notable films of the 1970s included many collaborations with Woody Allen.

.Although by the time they made films together their romantic involvement had ended, she played many eccentric characters in several of his comic and dramatic films including Sleeper, Love and Death, Interiors, Manhattan, and the film version of Play It Again, Sam, directed by Herbert Ross.^ This is an interesting film in that she has to change characters so many times.
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^ As to many of her romantic characters on screen.
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^ Although by the time they made films together their romantic involvement had ended, she played many eccentric characters in several of his comic and dramatic films including "Sleeper", "Love and Death", "Interiors", "Manhattan", and the film version of "Play It Again, Sam", directed by Herbert Ross.

.Allen has gone on to credit Keaton as his muse during his early film career.^ Allen has gone on to credit Keaton as his muse during his early film career.

^ Her first major film role was as Kay Adams in The Godfather, but the films that shaped her early career were those with director and co-star Woody Allen, beginning with Play It Again, Sam.
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^ Her first major film role was as Kay Adams in The Godfather (1972), but the films that shaped her early career were those with director and co-star Woody Allen, beginning with Play It Again, Sam (1972).
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[14]
.In 1977, Keaton starred with Allen in the romantic comedy Annie Hall, one of her most famous roles.^ In 1977, Allen released his fourth film with Keaton, Annie Hall .
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^ Woody Allen wrote her starring vehicle, Annie Hall (1977), with her in mind.
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^ In 1977, Allen released his fourth film with Keaton, Annie Hall.
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.Annie Hall was written and directed by Allen and the film was believed to be autobiographical of his relationship with Keaton.^ In 1977, Allen released his fourth film with Keaton, Annie Hall .
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^ Keaton won an Oscar for "Annie Hall."
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^ In 1977, Allen released his fourth film with Keaton , Annie Hall .

.Allen based the character of Annie Hall loosely on Keaton ("Annie" is a nickname of hers, and "Hall" is her original surname).^ In 1977, Allen released his fourth film with Keaton, Annie Hall .
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^ In 1977, Allen released his fourth film with Keaton, Annie Hall.
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^ Allen based the character of Annie Hall loosely on Keaton ('Annie' is a nickname of hers, and 'Hall' is her original surname).

.Many of Keaton's mannerisms and her self-deprecating sense of humor were added into the role by Allen.^ Many of Keaton's mannerisms and her self-deprecating sense of humor were added into the role by Allen.

^ Allen claims that Keaton's sense of humor attracted him to her.

^ Jan 20, 2009 - Mix some eccentricity, a self-deprecating sense of humor, intelligence, wit, along with a slightly reclusive personality and some nervous energy, and you've got Diane Keaton through and through.
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.(Director Nancy Meyers has claimed "Diane's the most self-deprecating person alive".[15]) Keaton has also said that Allen wrote the character as an "idealized version" of herself.^ Is Diane Keaton insinuating that she has a personality?
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^ Keaton has also said that Allen wrote the character as an 'idealized version' of herself.

^ Here’s what Diane Keaton said about her: .

[16] .The two starred as a frequently on-again, off-again couple living in New York City.^ The two starred as a frequently on-again, off-again couple living in New York City.

^ After graduation, Diane enrolled in acting courses at two nearby colleges, though she didn’t last more than a year before she decided to move to New York City.
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^ Keaton Injured But Okay : Diane Keaton was injured on the New York set of Paramount’s new film “Morning Glory,” in which she co-stars with Harrison Ford and Rachel McAdams.
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Her acting was later summed up by CNN as "awkward, self-deprecating, speaking in endearing little whirlwinds of semi-logic",[17] and by Allen as a "nervous breakdown in slow motion."[18] The film was both a major financial and critical success, and won the Academy Award for Best Picture. .Keaton's performance also won the Academy Award for Best Actress.^ Keaton won a Best Actress Academy Award for her work as Annie.

^ Her fourth, Annie Hall (1977), won her the Academy Award for Best Actress.
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^ Diane Keaton is one of the best actresses ever.
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In 2006, Premiere magazine ranked Keaton in Annie Hall as 60th on their list of the "100 Greatest Performances of All Time":
It's hard to play ditzy. ... The genius of Annie is that despite her loopy backhand, awful driving, and nervous tics, she's also a complicated, intelligent woman. .Keaton brilliantly displays this dichotomy of her character, especially when she yammers away on a first date with Alvy (Woody Allen) while the subtitle reads, 'He probably thinks I'm a yoyo.'^ [Editors’ Note: Keaton gathered comments about clowns from fellow actors, ranging from Woody Allen to Ben Stiller to Lisa Kudrow.
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^ Keaton was romantically linked to actors Woody Allen , Warren Beatty , and Al Pacino .
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^ As Keaton's friend and frequent director Woody Allen notes, "She has a very deep, deep range."
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Yo-yo ? Hardly.[19]
.
Diane Keaton and Woody Allen in 1977's Annie Hall.
^ Somethings Gotta Give is a new career high for Diane Keaton, who many still think of as Annie Hall.
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^ After Keaton's working relationship with Woody Allen diminished in 1979, she began dating her "Reds" co-star Warren Beatty.

^ I remember a funny thing Woody Allen said about her performance in Annie Hall (which I can now look up, thanks to Amazon): .
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The character's clothing, consisting of vintage menswear, was inspired by Keaton's own wardrobe.
.Keaton's eccentric wardrobe in Annie Hall, which consisted mainly of vintage men's clothing, including neckties, vests, baggy pants, and fedora hats, made her an unlikely fashion icon of the late 1970s.^ Known for her colorful and genuine personality, the 62-year-old's capricious fashion sense in "Annie Hall" consisting of vests, ties, baggy pants and clothing characteristic of menswear made her a fashion icon in the late 1970s.
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^ Keaton's eccentric wardrobe in "Annie Hall", which consisted mainly of vintage men's clothing, including neckties, vests, baggy pants, and fedora hats, made her an unlikely fashion icon of the late 1970s.

^ Keaton won an Oscar for "Annie Hall."
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.Most of the clothing seen in the film came from Keaton herself, who was already known for her tomboyish clothing style years before Annie Hall, though Ruth Morley and Ralph Lauren reportedly worked on the movie's costume.^ In 1977 Allen released his fourth film with Keaton, Annie Hall (1977).
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^ Keaton won an Oscar for "Annie Hall."
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^ In 1977, Allen released his fourth film with Keaton , Annie Hall .

[6][20] .Soon after the film's release, men's clothing and pantsuits became popular attire for women.^ The actress also unwittingly became a style icon whose penchant for men's vintage clothing and odd vest and hat pairings was widely adopted by the fashion world.
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^ Her work in that film was highly creditable, but it soon became clear that she wasn't really cut out to be playing mean girls: she was just too damned lovable.
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^ Something about women in men's clothing just seems to get guys--and girls, for that matter--going.
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[21] .She is known to favor men's vintage clothing, and usually appears in public wearing gloves and conservative attire.^ She is known to favor men's vintage clothing, and usually appears in public wearing gloves and conservative attire.

^ Soon after the film's release, men's clothing and pantsuits became popular attire for women.

.(A 2005 profile in the San Francisco Chronicle described her as "easy to find.^ Subscribe to the San Francisco Chronicle and get a gift: .
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^ (A 2005 profile in the "San Francisco Chronicle" described her as 'easy to find.

^ Reviews of the film were generally positive for Keaton and her co-stars, and she was even referred to by "The San Francisco Chronicle" as 'probably one of the the best comic film actresses alive.'

.Look for the only woman in sight dressed in a turtleneck.^ Look for the only woman in sight dressed in a turtleneck.

^ I look and at first I'm not sure if it's a woman dressed like Diane Keaton or if in fact it's her.

.On a 90-degree afternoon in Pasadena."^ On a 90-degree afternoon in Pasadena.'

[22]) .Keaton would later reprise her Annie Hall appearance when she attended the 2003 Academy Awards presentation in a men's tuxedo and a bowler hat.^ Keaton won a Best Actress Academy Award for her work as Annie.

^ Keaton would later reprise her "Annie Hall" appearance when she attended the 2003 Academy Awards presentation in a men's tuxedo and a bowler hat.

^ Keaton won an Oscar for "Annie Hall."
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Keaton also became a frequent target of fashion critic Mr. Blackwell, having made his annual "Worst Dressed List" on five occasions.
Her photo by Douglas Kirkland appeared on the cover of the September 26, 1977, issue Time magazine with the story dubbing her "the funniest woman now working in films."[13] Later that year, she departed from her usual lighthearted comic roles when she won the highly coveted lead role in the drama Looking for Mr. Goodbar, based on the novel by Judith Rossner. .In the film she played a Catholic schoolteacher for deaf children who lives a double life, spending nights frequenting singles bars and engaging in promiscuous sex.^ In the film she played a Catholic schoolteacher for deaf children who lives a double life, spending nights frequenting singles bars and engaging in promiscuous sex.

^ Synopsis: Herbert Ross directed this adaptation of Woody Allen 's hit Broadway play concerning a shy film critic who has trouble with women.
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^ They briefly lived together during the Broadway run of "Play It Again, Sam", but their relationship became less formal by the time the film version was produced in 1972.

.Keaton became interested in the role after seeing it as a "psychological case history."^ Keaton became interested in the role after seeing it as a 'psychological case history.'

^ Beatty cast Keaton after seeing her in "Annie Hall", as he wanted to bring her natural nervousness and insecure attitude to the role.

[23] The same issue of Time commended her role choice and criticized the restricted roles available for female actors in American films:
A male actor can fly a plane, fight a war, shoot a badman, pull off a sting, impersonate a big cheese in business or politics. Men are presumed to be interesting. .A female can play a wife, play a whore, get pregnant, lose her baby, and, um, let's see ...^ In the movie Dax plays a man who is fired from his job only to have to deal with his mother (Diane Keaton) moving in with him and his wife (Liv) pressuring him for a baby.
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Women are presumed to be dull. ... .Now a determined trend spotter can point to a handful of new films whose makers think that women can bear the dramatic weight of a production alone, or virtually so.^ But her new film, Somethings Gotta Give, is a new career high for this actress, who many still think of as Annie Hall.
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^ But times they are a changing and now he's a leading man and making out with Liv Tyler on the set of their new film, Smothered.
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^ For now I think I'll stick to women not almost old enough to be my grandmother, thanks all the same.
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Then there is Diane Keaton in Looking for Mr. Goodbar. .As Theresa Dunn, Keaton dominates this raunchy, risky, violent dramatization of Judith Rossner's 1975 novel about a schoolteacher who cruises singles bars.^ After an affair with her college professor, no-longer-good Catholic girl Theresa Dunn (Diane Keaton) follows the lead of her hedonistic sister (Tuesday Weld) and ...
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^ In "Goodbar", Theresa (Keaton) is seen reading Mario Puzo 's "The Godfather" at a bar counter when Richard Gere approaches her.
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^ In many ways it was an autobiographical statement for Keaton, who made a dramatic turn the same year in Richard Brooks’s dark, violent Looking for Mr. Goodbar .
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[13]
.In addition to acting, Keaton has stated that "[I] had a lifelong ambition to be a singer."^ In addition to acting, Keaton has stated that 'I had a lifelong ambition to be a singer.'

^ I had already had such a lifelong ambition to be a singer.

^ In addition to acting, she is also a photographer, real estate developer, and occasional singer.

[24] .She had a brief, unrealized career as a recording artist in the 1970s.^ She had a brief, unrealized career as a recording artist in the 1970s.

.Her first record was an original cast recording of Hair, in 1971. In 1977 she began recording tracks for a solo album, but the finished record never materialized.^ Her first record was an original cast recording of "Hair", in 1971.

^ In 1977 she began recording tracks for a solo album, but the finished record never materialized.

^ When Keaton first started out on Broadway, she refused to take off her clothes -- a tough stance considering she was in Hair and everyone in the cast got naked.
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[3]
.Keaton met with more success in the medium of still photography.^ Keaton met with more success in the medium of still photography.

^ Asked what advice she would give to young actors enjoying similar early success, Keaton simply says: "Oh, you know what I'd say, work, more work.
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.Like her character in Annie Hall, Keaton had long relished photography as a favorite hobby, an interest she picked up as a teenager from her mother.^ Like her character in "Annie Hall", Keaton had long relished photography as a favorite hobby, an interest she picked up as a teenager from her mother.

^ Keaton won an Oscar for "Annie Hall."
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^ No, Diane changed her name to keaton(her mothers maiden name)because there was already a diane hall registered in the screen actors guild.
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.While traveling in the late 1970s she began exploring her avocation more seriously.^ While traveling in the late 70s she began exploring her avocation more seriously.

."Rolling Stone had asked me to take photographs for them, and I thought, 'Wait a minute, what I'm really interested in is these lobbies, and these strange ballrooms in these old hotels.'^ 'Rolling Stone had asked me to take photographs for them, and I thought, 'Wait a minute, what I'm really interested in is these lobbies, and these strange ballrooms in these old hotels.'

^ "Rolling Stone had asked me to take photographs for them, and I thought, 'Wait a minute, what I'm really interested in is these lobbies, and these strange ballrooms in these old hotels.'

^ Parts remind me of “From the Choirgirl Hotel.” My fave song so far is the first cut, “Give.” Here’s Rolling Stone ’s review.
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.So I began shooting them", she recalled in 2003. "These places were deserted, and I could just sneak in anytime and nobody cared.^ 'These places were deserted, and I could just sneak in anytime and nobody cared.

^ So I began shooting them,' she explained in 2003.

.It was so easy and I could do it myself.^ It was so easy and I could do it myself.

It was an adventure for me." Reservations, her collection of photos of hotel interiors, was published in book form in 1980.[25]

1980s

Keaton at the White House with Warren Beatty and first lady Nancy Reagan, 1981
.After Manhattan in 1979, Keaton and Woody Allen ended their long working relationship, and the film would be their last major collaboration until 1993. In 1978 Keaton became romantically involved with Warren Beatty, and two years later he cast her to play opposite of him in Reds.^ It was during this time that she became involved with Allen and appeared in a number of his films.

^ When I worked with him in Reds , he was kind of Warren's friend.

^ After "Manhattan" in 1979, Keaton and Woody Allen ended their long working relationship, and the film would be their last major collaboration until 1993.

.In the film she played Louise Bryant, a journalist and feminist, who flees from her husband to work with radical journalist John Reed (Beatty), and later enters Russia to locate him as he chronicles the Russian Civil War.^ In the film she played Louise Bryant, a journalist and repressed housewife in 1917, who flees from her husband to work with radical journalist John Reed (Beatty), and later enters Russia to locate him as he chronicles the Russian Civil War.

^ As I already told, you're ONE of the journalists, who ask her DIFFERENT questions lately, then about plastic surgery, dating and dressing.
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^ She continued in that vein as journalist Louise Bryant in Warren Beatty ’s Reds (1981), which earned her another Oscar nomination.
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.The New York Times wrote that Keaton was, "nothing less than splendid as Louise Bryant - beautiful, selfish, funny and driven.^ "The New York Times" wrote that Keaton was, 'nothing less than splendid as Louise Bryant - beautiful, selfish, funny and driven.

^ Diane Keaton was a California native who studied Drama at Santa Ana College before dropping out to study at the Neighborhood Playhouse in New York.

^ "Heaven" met with mixed critical reaction, with "The New York Times" likening it to 'a conceit imposed on its subjects.'

.It's the best work she has done to date."^ It's the best work she has done to date.'

[26] .Keaton received her second Academy Award nomination for the film.^ Keaton received her second Academy Award nomination for the film.

^ For her performance she received nominations for the Academy Award and the Golden Globe.

^ The following year, Keaton received her fourth Academy Award nomination for her role in the film.

.Beatty cast Keaton after seeing her in Annie Hall, as he wanted to bring her natural nervousness and insecure attitude to the role.^ Keaton won an Oscar for "Annie Hall."
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^ Beatty cast Keaton after seeing her in "Annie Hall", as he wanted to bring her natural nervousness and insecure attitude to the role.

^ It also helped that Moore was inspired to become an actress by Keaton and her signature role, Annie Hall .  .
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.The production of Reds was delayed several times since its conception in 1977, and Keaton almost left the project when she believed it would never be produced.^ The production of "Reds" was delayed several times since its conception in 1977, and Keaton almost left the project when she believed it would never be produced.

^ Keaton also directed the film, despite claiming in a 1996 interview that she would never direct herself in a film, saying 'as a director you automatically have different goals.

^ At the time, I would never have predicted these two counterculture movements would both take over the mainstream a few short years later.
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.Filming finally began two years later.^ Filming finally began two years later.

^ Two years later she reprised her role in "The Godfather, Part II".

^ In 1978 Keaton became romantically involved with Warren Beatty, and two years later he cast her to play opposite of him in "Reds".

.In a 2006 Vanity Fair story, Keaton described her role as "the everyman of that piece, as someone who wanted to be extraordinary but was probably more ordinary ...^ In a 2006 "Vanity Fair" story, Keaton described her role as 'the everyman of that piece, as someone who wanted to be extraordinary but was probably more ordinary ...

^ For thirty-some years and in more than forty films, Keaton has shifted with ease between comedic and dramatic roles.
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^ A comedy about three ordinary women who form an unlikely friendship and decide to do something extraordinary - rob one of the most secure banks in the world.
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.I knew what it felt like to be extremely insecure."^ I knew what it felt like to be extremely insecure.'

^ I never had any energy - even in my 20's so I never knew what it felt like to have a lot.
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Assistant director Simon Relph later stated that Louise Bryant was one of her most difficult roles, and that "[she] almost got broken."[27]
.1984 brought The Little Drummer Girl, Keaton's first excursion into the thriller and action genre.^ The Little Drummer Girl 1984 PG , 130 min.
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^ The Little Drummer Girl (1984) 20.
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^ In 1984, "The Little Drummer Girl", Keaton's unsuccessful first excursion into the thriller and action genre.

.The Little Drummer Girl was both a financial and critical failure, with critics claiming that Keaton was miscast for the genre, such as one review from The New Republic claiming that "the title role, the pivotal role, is played by Diane Keaton, and around her the picture collapses in tatters.^ The Little Drummer Girl (1984) 20.
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^ "The Little Drummer Girl" was both a financial and critical failure, with critics claiming that Keaton was miscast for the genre, such as one review from "The New Republic" claiming that 'the title role, the pivotal role, is played by Diane Keaton, and around her the picture collapses in tatters.

^ Diane Keaton was a California native who studied Drama at Santa Ana College before dropping out to study at the Neighborhood Playhouse in New York.
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She is so feeble, so inappropriate."[28] However, that same year she received positive reviews for her performance in Mrs. Soffel, a film based on the true story of a repressed prison warden's wife who falls in love with a convicted murderer and arranges for his escape. .Two years later she starred with Jessica Lange and Sissy Spacek in Crimes of the Heart, adapted from Beth Henley's Pulitzer Prize-winning play into a moderately successful screen comedy.^ Co-starred with Jessica Lange and Sissy Spacek in Bruce Bereford's "Crimes of the Heart"; first film with actor Sam Shepard .
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^ Two years later she starred with Jessica Lange and Sissy Spacek in "Crimes of the Heart", adapted from Beth Henley's Pulitzer Prize-winning play into a moderately successful screen comedy.

^ Synopsis: Adapted from the Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Beth Henley (who also penned the screenplay), Crimes of the Heart stars three high-powered actresses as three high-strung sisters.
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.She starred in her first commercial vehicle with 1987's Baby Boom, her first of four collaborations with writer-producer Nancy Meyers.^ She starred in her first commercial vehicle with 1987's "Baby Boom", her first of four collaborations with writer-producer Nancy Meyers.

^ Keaton 's next starring role in the domestic comedy Baby Boom (1987) was a smash, and after close to a decade apart, she and Allen reunited for Radio Days , in which she briefly appeared as a singer.

^ She bounced back in 1987 with a starring role in the workplace comedy Baby Boom , and followed that up with 1990’s trilogy-ending Godfather III .
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.In Baby Boom Keaton starred as a Manhattan career woman who is suddenly forced to care for a toddler.^ In "Baby Boom" Keaton starred as a Manhattan career woman who is suddenly forced to care for a toddler.

^ Keaton, who never married, adopted a baby girl in 1996 and a baby boy in 2001.
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^ Keaton 's next starring role in the domestic comedy Baby Boom (1987) was a smash, and after close to a decade apart, she and Allen reunited for Radio Days , in which she briefly appeared as a singer.

.That same year she made a cameo in Allen's film Radio Days as a nightclub singer.^ That same year she made a cameo in Allen's film "Radio Days" as a nightclub singer.

^ Appeared in a cameo role (as a nightclub singer) in Allen's "Radio Days" .
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^ It was the same year that she appeared in what many regard as her best performance, in the title role of Annie Hall (1977), which Allen wrote specifically for her (her real last name is Hall, and her nickname is Annie), and what an impact she made.

.1988's The Good Mother was a misstep for Keaton.^ The Good Mother 1988 R , 103 min.
  • Diane Keaton - Movies 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.filmsandtv.com [Source type: General]

^ The Good Mother (1988) 14.
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^ Upon starring in 1988's disappointing The Good Mother , she began splitting her time between acting and directing.

.The film was a financial disappointment (according to Keaton, the film was "a Big Failure.^ The film was a financial disappointment (According to Keaton, the film was 'a Big Failure.

Like, BIG failure"[29]), and some critics panned her performance, such was one review from The Washington Post: "her acting degenerates into hype – as if she's trying to sell an idea she can't fully believe in."[30]
.In 1987, Keaton directed and edited her first feature film, a documentary named Heaven about the possibility of an afterlife.^ In 1987, Keaton directed and edited her first feature film, a documentary named "Heaven" about the possibility of an afterlife.

^ Her 1987 documentary 'Heaven' is pretty cool too.
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^ She directed the documentary Heaven (1987), as well as some music videos.

.Heaven met with mixed critical reaction, with The New York Times likening it to "a conceit imposed on its subjects."^ "Heaven" met with mixed critical reaction, with "The New York Times" likening it to 'a conceit imposed on its subjects.'

^ "The New York Times" wrote that Keaton was, 'nothing less than splendid as Louise Bryant - beautiful, selfish, funny and driven.

^ Joe was a foreign correspondent for the New York Times before he became a theater and movie critic for the New York Herald Tribune in 1959.
  • Keaton Turns Formula Into Feeling - WSJ.com 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC online.wsj.com [Source type: General]

[31] .Over the next four years, Keaton went on to direct music videos for artists such as Belinda Carlisle, two television films starring Patricia Arquette, and episodes of the series China Beach and Twin Peaks.^ Over the next four years, Keaton went on to direct music videos for artists such as Belinda Carlisle, two television films starring Patricia Arquette, and episodes of the series "China Beach" and "Twin Peaks".

^ In 2001 and 2002 Keaton starred in four low-budget television films.

^ Keaton has also served as a producer on films and television series.

1990s

.By the 1990s, Keaton had established herself as one of the most popular and versatile actors in Hollywood.^ By the 1990s, Keaton had established herself as one of the most popular and versatile actresses in Hollywood.

^ KEATON: Yes, I think it would be one of the most exciting things ever.
  • CNN Transcript - Larry King Live: Walter Matthau and Diane Keaton Discuss the Making of `Hanging Up' - February 10, 2000 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC transcripts.cnn.com [Source type: Original source]

^ Keaton has also established herself as a real estate developer.

.Now middle-aged, she shifted to more mature roles, frequently playing matriarchs of middle-class families.^ Now middle-aged, she shifted to more mature roles, frequently playing matriarchs of middle-class families.

^ Christian Bale is the second and most recent actor to play the role more than once with BATMAN BEGINS (2005) followed by (THE DARK KNIGHT (2008).
  • Michael Keaton Picture, Video, Wallpaper, Profile, Gossip, and News at CelebrityWonder.com 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.celebritywonder.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ My father was able not only to support but actually participate in a middle-class family of four while working reasonable hours.
  • Ladies! Stop giving birth to your grandchildren! - Deborah Young - Open Salon 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC open.salon.com [Source type: Original source]

.Of her role choices and avoidance of becoming typecast, she said: "Most often a particular role does you some good and Bang!^ Of her role choices and avoidance of becoming typecast, she said: 'Most often a particular role does you some good and Bang!

^ Keaton took on different kinds of roles to avoid becoming typecast as her Annie Hall persona.
  • Diane Keaton - Wiki - Pictures - Videos 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.flixster.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ She looks better in those pictures than most of you farkers look on a good hair day.
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.You have loads of offers, all of them for similar roles ...^ You have loads of offers, all of them for similar roles ...

.I have tried to break away from the usual roles and have tried my hand at several things."^ I have tried to break away from the usual roles and have tried my hand at several things.'

^ My dad was usually away on business, my mother lonely and jealous and miserable.
  • Ladies! Stop giving birth to your grandchildren! - Deborah Young - Open Salon 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC open.salon.com [Source type: Original source]

^ My belief about that whole thing is that when people hand you scripts and go, "Oh, so and so is attached."
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[32]
.She began the decade with The Lemon Sisters, a poorly received comedy/drama that she starred in and produced, which was shelved for a year after its completion.^ She began the decade with "The Lemon Sisters", a poorly received comedy/drama that she starred in and produced, which was shelved for a year after its completion.

^ She played a fanatical nun in the religious drama "Sister Mary Explains It All", an impoverished mother in the drama "On Thin Ice", and a bookkeeper in the mob comedy "Plan B".

^ Synopsis: Diane Keaton directed and starred in this comedy/drama about a family brought together by potential tragedy.
  • Diane Keaton Filmography 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.fandango.com [Source type: General]

.In 1991, Keaton starred with Steve Martin in the family comedy Father of the Bride.^ Synopsis: Father of the Bride co-stars Steve Martin and Diane Keaton re-team in this comedy from a pitch by Martin for Paramount Pictures.
  • Diane Keaton Filmography 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.fandango.com [Source type: General]

^ In 1991, Keaton starred with Steve Martin in the 1991 family comedy "Father of the Bride".

^ Some of my favorites include ones I’ve written posts about: Father of the Bride , Something’s Gotta Give , Baby Boom , and The Family Stone .
  • Diane Keaton’s Spanish Colonial Revival-Style Mansion 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC hookedonhouses.net [Source type: General]

.She was almost not cast in the film, as the commercial failure of The Good Mother had strained her relationship with Walt Disney Pictures, the studio of both films.^ She was almost not cast in the film, as the commercial failure of "The Good Mother" had strained her relationship with Walt Disney Pictures, the studio of both films.

^ FS: Yet, despite the odd relationship you say you've had with Disney, between "The Good Mother" and "Father of the Bride", they did come around and produced "Unsung Heroes", which you directed?
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^ The film was both a major financial and critical success, and won the Academy Award for Best Picture.

[29] .Father of the Bride was Keaton's first major hit after four years of commercial disappointments.^ "Father of the Bride" was Keaton's first major hit after four years of commercial disappointments.

^ She appeared in a string of commercial successes in the early to mid-nineties with Father of the Bride (1991), Father of the Bride: Part II (1995), and The First Wives Club (1996).

^ The story of a couple and a family attempting to reconnect despite various obstacles, the film from "Party of Five" creators CHRIS KEYSER and AMY LIPPMAN will be the first pairing of Martin and Keaton since the 'Father of the Bride' movies.
  • ETonline: Articles Tagged With Diane-keaton 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.etonline.com [Source type: General]

.Keaton reprised her role four years later in the sequel, as a woman who becomes pregnant in middle age at the same time as her daughter.^ Two years later she reprised her role in "The Godfather, Part II".

^ Keaton reprised her role four years later in the sequel, as a woman who becomes pregnant in middle age at the same time as her daughter.

^ Attempting to break the typecasting she had fallen into, she took on the role of a confused, somewhat naive woman who becomes the tool of Middle Eastern terrorists in The Little Drummer Girl (1984).

A review of the film for the San Francisco Examiner was one of many in which Keaton once again received comparison to Katharine Hepburn: "No longer relying on that stuttering uncertainty that seeped into all her characterizations of the 1970s, she has somehow become Katharine Hepburn with a deep maternal instinct, that is, she is a fine and intelligent actress who doesn't need to be tough and edgy in order to prove her feminism."[33]
.Keaton reprised her role of Kay Adams in 1990's The Godfather, Part III.^ Two years later she reprised her role in "The Godfather, Part II".

^ Keaton reprised her role of Kay Adams in 1990s "The Godfather, Part III".

^ Amongst her many other films are The Little Drummer Girl (1984), Crimes of the Heart (1986), Radio Days (1987), and The Godfather: Part III (1990).

.Set 20 years after the end of The Godfather, Part II, Keaton's part had evolved into the estranged ex-wife of Michael Corleone.^ Two years later she reprised her role in "The Godfather, Part II".

^ Set 21 years after the events of "The Godfather, Part II", Keaton's part had evolved into the estranged ex-wife of Michael Corleone.

^ Keaton's breakthrough role came when she was cast as Kay Adams, the girlfriend of Michael Corleone (played by Al Pacino) in Francis Ford Coppola's 1972 blockbuster "The Godfather".

.Criticism of the film and Keaton again centered on her character's unimportance in the film.^ Criticism of the film and Keaton again centered on her character's unimportance in the film.

^ Although critically acclaimed, the film was not released on a wide scale, possibly costing Keaton the Oscar.

^ Even though Keaton received widespread exposure from the films, her character's importance was minimal.

The Washington Post wrote: "Even though she is authoritative in the role, Keaton suffers tremendously from having no real function except to nag Michael for his past sins."[34] In 1993 Keaton starred in Manhattan Murder Mystery, her first film with Woody Allen since 1979. Her part was originally intended for Mia Farrow, but Farrow dropped out of the project after her split with Allen.
.In 1995, Keaton directed Unstrung Heroes, her first theatrically released narrative film.^ KEATON: No, I directed a feature before this called "Unstrung Heroes."
  • CNN Transcript - Larry King Live: Walter Matthau and Diane Keaton Discuss the Making of `Hanging Up' - February 10, 2000 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC transcripts.cnn.com [Source type: Original source]

^ In 1995, Keaton directed "Unstrung Heroes", her first theatrically released narrative film.

^ Unstrung Heroes is a great film.

.The movie, adapted from Franz Lidz's memoir, starred Nathan Watt as a boy in 1960s whose mother (Andie MacDowell) becomes ill with cancer.^ The movie, adapted from Franz Lidz's memoir, starred Nathan Watt as a boy in 1960s whose mother (Andie MacDowell) becomes ill with cancer.

^ Lidz was christened Steven (Nathan Watt) and he is raised by the luminous Selma (Andie McDowell) and Sid (John Turturro), his father.

^ Synopsis: Diane Keaton made her directorial debut with this drama, adapted from the autobiographical novel of sportswriter Franz Lidz.
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.As her sickness advances and his inventor father (John Turturro) grows increasingly distant, the boy is sent to live with his two eccentric uncles (Maury Chaykin and Michael Richards).^ As her sickness advances and his inventor father (John Turturro) grows increasingly distant, the boy is sent to live with his two eccentric uncles (Maury Chaykin and Michael Richards).

^ Lidz was christened Steven (Nathan Watt) and he is raised by the luminous Selma (Andie McDowell) and Sid (John Turturro), his father.

^ Actors: Andie MacDowell , John Turturro , Michael Richards , Maury Chaykin , Nathan Watt .
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.In a geographic switch, Keaton shifted the story's setting from the New York of Lidz's book to the Southern California of her own childhood.^ In a geographic switch, Keaton shifted the story's setting from the New York of Lidz's book to the Southern California of her own childhood.

^ Diane Keaton was a California native who studied Drama at Santa Ana College before dropping out to study at the Neighborhood Playhouse in New York.

^ "The New York Times" wrote that Keaton was, 'nothing less than splendid as Louise Bryant - beautiful, selfish, funny and driven.

.Though it played in a relatively limited release and made little impression at the box office, the film and its direction were well-received critically.^ Though it played in a relatively limited release and made little impression at the box office, the film and its direction were well-received critically.

^ Synopsis: Herbert Ross directed this adaptation of Woody Allen 's hit Broadway play concerning a shy film critic who has trouble with women.
  • Diane Keaton Filmography 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.fandango.com [Source type: General]

^ Even though Keaton received widespread exposure from the films, her character's importance was minimal.

[35]
.Keaton's most successful film of the decade was the 1996 comedy The First Wives Club.^ The First Wives Club 1996 PG , 90 min.
  • Diane Keaton - Movies 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.filmsandtv.com [Source type: General]

^ Keaton's most successful film of the decade was the 1996 comedy "The First Wives Club".

^ The First Wives Club (1996) more movies like this .
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.She starred with Goldie Hawn and Bette Midler as a trio of "first wives": middle-aged women who had been divorced by their husbands in favor of younger women.^ She starred with Goldie Hawn and Bette Midler as a trio of 'first wives': middle-aged women who had been divorced by their husbands in favor of younger women.

^ Scored big hit in Hugh Wilson's "The First Wives Club"; co-starred with Goldie Hawn and Bette Midler .
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^ Streep plays Jane, a divorced mom who is forced to mingle with her ex-husband Jake (Baldwin) and his new girl ...
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.Keaton claimed that making the film "saved [her] life."^ Keaton claimed that making the film 'saved her life.'

^ Her performance in the film was loosely based on her real life experience of making the film, both of which she has described as being 'the woman in a world of men'.

^ Keaton also directed the film, despite claiming in a 1996 interview that she would never direct herself in a film, saying 'as a director you automatically have different goals.

[36] .The film was a major success grossing US$105 million at the North American box office,[37] and it developed a cult following among middle-aged women.^ The film was a major success grossing US$105 million at the North American box office, and even developed a cult following among middle-aged women.

^ The film was a major success at the box office, grossing US$125 million in North America.

^ "Hanging Up" rated poorly with critics, and grossed a modest US$36 million at the North American box office.

[38] Reviews of the film were generally positive for Keaton and her co-stars, and she was even referred to by The San Francisco Chronicle as "probably [one of the] the best comic film actresses alive."[39]
.Also in 1996, Keaton starred as Bessie, a woman with leukemia in Marvin's Room, an adaptation of the play by Scott McPherson.^ Also in 1996, Keaton starred as a woman with leukemia in "Marvin's Room", an adaptation of the play by Scott McPherson.

^ In "Baby Boom" Keaton starred as a Manhattan career woman who is suddenly forced to care for a toddler.

^ After co-starring with Bette Midler and Goldie Hawn in the 1996 comedy smash The First Wives Club , she earned another Oscar nomination for her work in Marvin's Room .

.Meryl Streep played her estranged sister Lee, although had initially been considered for the role of Bessie.^ Meryl Streep played her estranged sister.

^ Had title role in the Showtime adaptation of Christopher Durang's hit play "Sister Mary Explains It All" .
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^ That uptick in Keaton's profile led to an Oscar-nominated turn in Marvin's Room" (1996), an intimate exploration of family love and sacrifice which paired her and Meryl Streep as estranged sisters forced by circumstance to resume their relationship.
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The film also starred a young Leonardo Di Caprio as Streep's rebellious son. Roger Ebert stated that "Streep and Keaton, in their different styles, find ways to make Lee and Bessie into much more than the expression of their problems."[40] Keaton earned a third Academy Award nomination for the film. .Although critically acclaimed, the film was not released on a wide scale, possibly costing Keaton the Oscar.^ Although critically acclaimed, the film was not released on a wide scale, possibly costing Keaton the Oscar.

^ In 1977, Allen released his fourth film with Keaton, Annie Hall .
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^ Though it played in a relatively limited release and made little impression at the box office, the film and its direction were well-received critically.

.Keaton said that the biggest challenge of the role was understanding the mentality of a person with terminal illness.^ Keaton said that the biggest challenge of the role was understanding the mentality of a person with terminal illness.

^ My mother is going to work on your personality with soap in your mouth,” Sawyer said as Keaton apologized.
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[4]

2000s

Keaton in Hanging Up (2000)
.Keaton's first film of 2000 was Hanging Up with Meg Ryan and Lisa Kudrow.^ Hanging Up (2000) as Director .
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^ She subsequently stepped into another familial role in 2000's Hanging Up with Meg Ryan and Lisa Kudrow .
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^ Keaton's first film of 2000 was "Hanging Up" with Meg Ryan and Lisa Kudrow.

.Keaton also directed the film, despite claiming in a 1996 interview that she would never direct herself in a film, saying "[as a director] you automatically have different goals.^ I mean, you automatically have different goals.
  • Film Scouts Interviews 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.filmscouts.com [Source type: Original source]

^ KING: Jack, would you like to be directed by Diane Keaton?
  • CNN Transcript - Larry King Live: Walter Matthau and Diane Keaton Discuss the Making of `Hanging Up' - February 10, 2000 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC transcripts.cnn.com [Source type: Original source]

^ FS: Would you direct yourself?
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.I can't think about directing when I'm acting."^ I can't think about directing when I'm acting.'

^ I can't think about directing when I'm acting.
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[29] .The film was a drama about three sisters coping with the senility and eventual death of their elderly father.^ Her second feature as director, "Hanging Up" (2000), revisited the sister dynamic, and this time she starred with Meg Ryan and Lisa Kudrow as siblings coping with the impending death of their father (Walter Matthau).
  • Diane Keaton 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.tcm.com [Source type: General]

^ Directed Meg Ryan and Lisa Kudrow as sisters coping with the impending death of their problematic father (Walter Matthau) in "Hanging Up"; also co-starred in the film .
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^ Because of the early death of my father and the protracted emotional collapse of my mother, I assumed responsibility for my brother and baby sister at the age of 10.
  • Ladies! Stop giving birth to your grandchildren! - Deborah Young - Open Salon 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC open.salon.com [Source type: Original source]

.Hanging Up rated poorly with critics, and grossed a modest US$36 million at the North American box office.^ She is valued first and foremost for her track record at the box office; each of her post-Shyer movies has surpassed $200 million in revenue worldwide.

[41]
.In 2001 Keaton co-starred with Warren Beatty once again in Town & Country, a critical and financial fiasco.^ Cast as Warren Beatty's wife in "Town and Country"; film also co-starred Goldie Hawn .
  • Diane Keaton 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.tcm.com [Source type: General]

^ In 2001 Keaton co-starred with Warren Beatty once again in "Town & Country", a critical and financial fiasco.

^ Town & Country (2001) Town and Country .
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.Budgeted at an estimated US$90 million, the film opened to little notice and grossed only $7 million in its North American theatrical run.^ Budgeted at an estimated US$90 million, the film opened to little notice and grossed only $7 million in its North American theatrical run.

^ Few filmmakers other than Warren Beatty would have had the courage and vision to fashion an epic film from the life of famed American Communist John Reed (who is the only US citizen buried in the Kremlin).
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^ The film was a major success at the box office, grossing US$125 million in North America.

[42] .Peter Travers of Rolling Stone claimed that Town & Country was, "less deserving of a review than it is an obituary ...^ Peter Travers of "Rolling Stone" claimed that "Town & Country" was, 'less deserving of a review than it is an obituary ...

The corpse took with it the reputations of its starry cast, including Warren Beatty [and] Diane Keaton".[43]
.In 2001 and 2002 Keaton starred in four low-budget television films.^ In 2001 and 2002 Keaton starred in four low-budget television films.

^ Over the next four years, Keaton went on to direct music videos for artists such as Belinda Carlisle, two television films starring Patricia Arquette, and episodes of the series "China Beach" and "Twin Peaks".

^ Although raised a Methodist, in an October 2002 television interview with Oxygen Keaton stated that she currently considers herself an atheist.

.She played a fanatical nun in the religious drama Sister Mary Explains It All, an impoverished mother in the drama On Thin Ice, and a bookkeeper in the mob comedy Plan B.^ She played a fanatical nun in the religious drama "Sister Mary Explains It All", an impoverished mother in the drama "On Thin Ice", and a bookkeeper in the mob comedy "Plan B".

^ Synopsis: Diane Keaton stars in this adaptation of Christopher Durang's popular one-act play Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All for You as Sister Mary, a nun who teaches at a parochial school and has very firmly held ideas about sin, forgiveness, and the importance of church doctrine.
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^ After appearing in the all-star ensemble of the comic misfire "Town & Country" (2001) opposite ex-boyfriend Warren Beatty, Keaton scored on television in the amusing "Sister Mary Explains It All" (2001), playing a tough-as-nails nun facing a foursome of former students whose lives her teachings ruined.
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.In Crossed Over she played Beverly Lowry, a woman who forms an unusual friendship with the only woman executed while on death row in Texas, Karla Faye Tucker.^ In "Crossed Over" she played Beverly Lowry, a woman who forms an unusual friendship with the first and only woman executed while on death row in Texas, Karla Faye Tucker.

^ A comedy about three ordinary women who form an unlikely friendship and decide to do something extraordinary - rob one of the most secure banks in the world.
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^ And it's about a racial incident at a liberal arts college, on the east coast, and this woman who's the Dean of Students I'm playing and really...
  • Dark Horizons | News | Interview: Sarah Jessica Parker and Diane Keaton for The Family Stone - December 8th 2005 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.darkhorizons.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Keaton's first major hit since 1996 came in 2003's Something's Gotta Give, directed by Nancy Meyers and co-starring Jack Nicholson.^ The 2003 movie "Something's Gotta Give,'' starring Diane Keaton and Jack Nicholson, created a lot of buzz.
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^ Something's Gotta Give (2003) more movies like this .
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^ Keaton's first major hit since 1996 came in 2003's "Something's Gotta Give", directed by Nancy Meyers and co-starring Jack Nicholson.

.Nicholson and Keaton, aged 63 and 57 respectively, were seen as bold casting choices for leads in a romantic comedy.^ Nicholson and Keaton, aged 66 and 57 respectively, were seen as bold casting choices for leads in a romantic comedy.

^ Diane Keaton appears in 12 movies that we have reviewed Age 13+ Mad Money Girls-gone-greedy comedy best for moms' night out.

^ NASAM : She's 63 and aging quite gracefully IMNSHO. More Hollywood females need to follow her lead and ease up on the plastic surgery.
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.Twentieth Century Fox, the film's original studio, reportedly declined to produce the film, fearing that the lead characters were too old to be bankable.^ Twentieth Century Fox, the film's original studio, reportedly declined to produce the film, fearing that the lead characters were too old to be bankable.

.Keaton commented about the situation in Ladies' Home Journal: "Let's face it, people my age and Jack's age are much deeper, much more soulful, because they've seen a lot of life.^ There's not much more to be said about it.
  • Ladies! Stop giving birth to your grandchildren! - Deborah Young - Open Salon 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC open.salon.com [Source type: Original source]

^ Keaton commented about the situation in "Ladies' Home Journal": 'Let's face it, people my age and Jack's age are much deeper, much more soulful, because they've seen a lot of life.

^ I'm MUCH more concerned about all-too-young women having babies and not knowing what the hell they are doing.
  • Ladies! Stop giving birth to your grandchildren! - Deborah Young - Open Salon 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC open.salon.com [Source type: Original source]

.They have a great deal of passion and hope- why shouldn't they fall in love?^ They have a great deal of passion and hope- why shouldn't they fall in love?

^ The idea of couples falling in love later in life: "Do you think they kiss?
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.Why shouldn't movies show that?"^ Why shouldn't movies show that?'

[44] .Keaton played a middle-aged playwright who falls in love with her daughter's much older boyfriend.^ KEATON: I love you very much.
  • CNN Transcript - Larry King Live: Walter Matthau and Diane Keaton Discuss the Making of `Hanging Up' - February 10, 2000 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC transcripts.cnn.com [Source type: Original source]

^ Keaton played a middle-aged playwright who falls in love with her daughter's much older boyfriend.

^ She starred with Goldie Hawn and Bette Midler as a trio of 'first wives': middle-aged women who had been divorced by their husbands in favor of younger women.

.The film was a major success at the box office, grossing US$125 million in North America.^ The film was a major success at the box office, grossing US$125 million in North America.

^ The film was a major success grossing US$105 million at the North American box office, and even developed a cult following among middle-aged women.

^ Budgeted at an estimated US$90 million, the film opened to little notice and grossed only $7 million in its North American theatrical run.

[45] Roger Ebert wrote that "[Nicholson and Keaton] bring so much experience, knowledge and humor to their characters that the film works in ways the screenplay might not have even hoped for."[46] The following year, Keaton received her fourth Academy Award nomination for her role in the film.
.Most recently, Keaton starred in the moderately successful 2005 comedy The Family Stone with Sarah Jessica Parker.^ Sarah Jessica Parker : It wasn't cruel.
  • The Family Stone interview with Sarah Jessica Parker & Diane Keaton Interview 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.girl.com.au [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • Dark Horizons | News | Interview: Sarah Jessica Parker and Diane Keaton for The Family Stone - December 8th 2005 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.darkhorizons.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Sarah Jessica Parker : Yeah, but not arbitrarily.
  • The Family Stone interview with Sarah Jessica Parker & Diane Keaton Interview 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.girl.com.au [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • Dark Horizons | News | Interview: Sarah Jessica Parker and Diane Keaton for The Family Stone - December 8th 2005 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.darkhorizons.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Sarah Jessica Parker : I assumed that that was her point.
  • The Family Stone interview with Sarah Jessica Parker & Diane Keaton Interview 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.girl.com.au [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • Dark Horizons | News | Interview: Sarah Jessica Parker and Diane Keaton for The Family Stone - December 8th 2005 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.darkhorizons.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Her film, Because I Said So with Mandy Moore, opened on February 2, 2007 to poor reviews.^ Her latest film, "Because I Said So", co-starring Mandy Moore, opened on February 2, 2007 to poor reviews.

^ "Because I Said So” opens in theaters on February 2 nd .
  • Diane Keaton Interview, Because I said So - MoviesOnline 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.moviesonline.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Keaton took a break from filming Smother (in which she plays Dax Shepard’s mom) to discuss her newest film, Because I Said So (directed by Michael Lehmann and co-starring Mandy Moore) as well as her past pictures and numerous outside projects.
  • Sunset Gun: La-Di-Da--Talking With Diane Keaton 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC sunsetgun.typepad.com [Source type: General]

.She has co-starred with Stephen Collins in both The First Wives Club (1996) and Because I Said So.^ Her latest film, "Because I Said So", co-starring Mandy Moore, opened on February 2, 2007 to poor reviews.

^ Bessie The First Wives Club (1996) ....
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^ Bessie Greenfield The First Wives Club (1996) ....

.Keaton has served as a producer on films and television series.^ Keaton has also served as a producer on films and television series.

^ Over the next four years, Keaton went on to direct music videos for artists such as Belinda Carlisle, two television films starring Patricia Arquette, and episodes of the series "China Beach" and "Twin Peaks".

^ Behind the scenes, Keaton served as the executive producer of the critically championed but little-watched series "Pasadena" (Fox, 2001), for which she also directed episodes.
  • Diane Keaton 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.tcm.com [Source type: General]

.She produced the FOX series Pasadena, which was cancelled after airing only four episodes in 2001 but later completed its run on cable in 2005. In 2003 she produced the Gus Van Sant drama Elephant, about a school shooting.^ She produced the FOX series "Pasadena", which was cancelled after airing only four episodes in 2001 but later completed its run on cable in 2005.

^ In 2003 she produced the Gus Van Sant drama "Elephant", about a school shooting.

^ Synopsis: Director Gus Van Sant returned to the low-key style of his early independent efforts with this semi-improvised exploration of how violence makes its way into a typical American high school.
  • Diane Keaton Filmography 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.fandango.com [Source type: General]

.On why she produced the film, she said "It really makes me think about my responsibilities as an adult to try and understand what's going on with young people."^ But of course I can’t do that but it’s something I think about, I try.
  • Diane Keaton Interview, Because I said So - MoviesOnline 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.moviesonline.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ I think she’s going to be really surprising.
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^ On why she produced the film, she said: 'It really makes me think about my responsibilities as an adult to try and understand what's going on with young people.'

[47]
Outside of the film industry, Keaton has continued to pursue her interest in photography. .As a collector, she told Vanity Fair in 1987: "I have amassed a huge library of images - kissing scenes from movies, pictures I like.^ As a collector, she told "Vanity Fair" in 1987: 'I have amassed a huge library of images - kissing scenes from movies, pictures I like.

.Visual things are really key for me."^ Visual things are really key for me.'

[48] .She has published several more collections of her own photographs, and has also served as an editor for collections of vintage photography.^ She has published several more collections of her own photographs, and has also served as an editor for collections of vintage photography.

^ Q: I love your unique photography and art books, especially your published collection of clown paintings.
  • Sunset Gun: La-Di-Da--Talking With Diane Keaton 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC sunsetgun.typepad.com [Source type: General]

.Works she has edited in the last decade include a book of photographs by paparazzo Ron Galella, an anthology of reproductions of clown paintings, and a collection of photos of California's Spanish Colonial-style houses.^ Works she has edited in the last decade include a book of photographs by paparazzo Ron Galella, an anthology of reproductions of clown paintings, and a collection of photos of California's Spanish Colonial and Mission-style houses.

^ My Lloyd Wright book uses post-Keaton remodel photos then includes small black & whites of the original to show the differences.
  • The Real Estalker: Diane Keaton Flips Out in Pacific Palisades 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC realestalker.blogspot.com [Source type: General]

^ D iane Keaton has put her Spanish Colonial Revival-style, Beverly Hills mansion on the market for about $11.9 million.
  • Diane Keaton’s Spanish Colonial Revival-Style Mansion 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC hookedonhouses.net [Source type: General]

.Keaton has also established herself as a real estate developer.^ Diane Keaton > Forums & Polls > News > Newswire > Entertainment > Yellow Pages > Jobs > Real Estate > Shopping > Photos > Dating .
  • Diane Keaton Wire - Topix 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.topix.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Tagged as: " Diane Keaton , Architectural Digest , Beverly Hills , Los Angeles , Real Estate , remodeling , Spanish Colonial .
  • Diane Keaton’s Spanish Colonial Revival-Style Mansion 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC hookedonhouses.net [Source type: General]

.She has resold several mansions in Southern California after renovating and redesigning them.^ She has resold several mansions in Southern California after renovating and redesigning them.

One of her clients is Madonna, who purchased a US$6.5 million Beverly Hills mansion from Keaton in 2003.[49] She received the Film Society of Lincoln Center's Gala Tribute in 2007.

Personal life

Relationships and family

.Keaton's most famous romance was with director Woody Allen.^ Keaton's most famous romance was with director Woody Allen for most of the 1970s.

^ After "Manhattan" in 1979, Keaton and Woody Allen ended their long working relationship, and the film would be their last major collaboration until 1993.

^ Multi-faceted performer, director and producer Diane Keaton got her start as a favorite actress - as well as off-screen girlfriend - of filmmaker Woody Allen, earning a Best Actress Academy Award for her breakout performance in "Annie Hall" (1977).
  • Diane Keaton 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.tcm.com [Source type: General]

.Keaton and Allen first met during Keaton's audition for the Broadway production of Play It Again, Sam, but they did not know each other personally until having dinner after a late night rehearsal.^ Synopsis: Herbert Ross directed this adaptation of Woody Allen 's hit Broadway play concerning a shy film critic who has trouble with women.
  • Diane Keaton Filmography 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.fandango.com [Source type: General]

^ When I saw the movie the first time and I saw that picture - that they cut to that picture at the end, you know, they pan over to that picture of me when I was 27 - that picture was taken by my mother.
  • The Family Stone interview with Sarah Jessica Parker & Diane Keaton Interview 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.girl.com.au [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • Dark Horizons | News | Interview: Sarah Jessica Parker and Diane Keaton for The Family Stone - December 8th 2005 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.darkhorizons.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ I'm MUCH more concerned about all-too-young women having babies and not knowing what the hell they are doing.
  • Ladies! Stop giving birth to your grandchildren! - Deborah Young - Open Salon 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC open.salon.com [Source type: Original source]

Allen claims that Keaton's sense of humor attracted him to her.[50] .They briefly lived together during the Broadway run of Play It Again, Sam, but their relationship became less formal by the time the film version was produced in 1972.[51] They went on to produce eight films together between 1971 and 1993. After Keaton's working relationship with Woody Allen diminished in 1979, she began dating her Reds co-star Warren Beatty.^ After Keaton's working relationship with Woody Allen diminished in 1979, she began dating her "Reds" co-star Warren Beatty.

^ They briefly lived together during the Broadway run of "Play It Again, Sam", but their relationship became less formal by the time the film version was produced in 1972.

^ Keaton also had a relationship with Al Pacino her co-star in "the Godfather Trilogy".

[52] .Keaton's involvement with Beatty also made her a regular subject of tabloid magazines and media at the time, a role to which she was unaccustomed.^ Keaton's involvement with Beatty also made her a regular subject of tabloid magazines and media at the time, a role to which she was unaccustomed.

^ In 2006, "Premiere" magazine ranked Keaton in "Annie Hall" as 60th on their list of the '100 Greatest Performances of All Time': .

^ Beatty cast Keaton after seeing her in "Annie Hall", as he wanted to bring her natural nervousness and insecure attitude to the role.

.(As a result of her avoidance of the spotlight, Vanity Fair described her in 1985 as "the most reclusive star since Garbo".[7]) Beatty and Keaton separated shortly after completing Reds.^ Beatty and Keaton separated shortly after completing "Reds".

^ (As a result of her avoidance of the spotlight, "Vanity Fair" described her in 1985 as 'the most reclusive star since Garbo'.

^ In a 2006 "Vanity Fair" story, Keaton described her role as 'the everyman of that piece, as someone who wanted to be extraordinary but was probably more ordinary ...

Their separation was believed to have been caused by the strain of making the film, a troubled production with numerous financial and scheduling problems.[27] .Keaton still maintains contact with both Allen and Beatty, and describes Allen as one of her closest friends.^ Keaton still maintains contact with both Allen and Beatty, but describes Allen as one of her closest friends.

^ After Keaton's working relationship with Woody Allen diminished in 1979, she began dating her "Reds" co-star Warren Beatty.

^ In 1977, Keaton starred with Allen in the romantic comedy "Annie Hall", in which she played one of her most famous roles.

[16] .Keaton also had a relationship with Al Pacino, her co-star in The Godfather Trilogy.^ Keaton also had a relationship with Al Pacino her co-star in "the Godfather Trilogy".

^ Keaton's breakthrough role came when she was cast as Kay Adams, the girlfriend of Michael Corleone (played by Al Pacino) in Francis Ford Coppola's 1972 blockbuster "The Godfather".

^ In 2001 Keaton co-starred with Warren Beatty once again in "Town & Country", a critical and financial fiasco.

.The on-again, off-again relationship ended following the filming of The Godfather Part III.^ The on-again, off-again relationship ended following the filming of "the Godfather Part III".

^ Amongst her many other films are The Little Drummer Girl (1984), Crimes of the Heart (1986), Radio Days (1987), and The Godfather: Part III (1990).

^ After "Manhattan" in 1979, Keaton and Woody Allen ended their long working relationship, and the film would be their last major collaboration until 1993.

Referring to the relationship, Keaton has said "Al was simply the most entertaining man... To me, that's, that is the most beautiful face. .I think Warren was gorgeous, very pretty, but Al's face is like whoa.^ I think Warren was gorgeous, very pretty, but Al's face is like whoah.

^ Diane: I think in some ways I am like my mother because my mother was a very sensitive woman and very supportive of me.
  • Diane Keaton Interview, Because I said So - MoviesOnline 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.moviesonline.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ And that's a wonderful thing to do, when the camera is on you and you gotta say those lines and be thinking about this, and suddenly you look at her face and it's like...
  • Film Scouts Interviews 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.filmscouts.com [Source type: Original source]

Killer, killer face."[53]
.In July 2001, Keaton publicly announced that she had given up pursuing romance, and stated, "I don't think that because I'm not married it's made my life any less.^ I don't think that because I'm not married it's made my life any less.
  • Diane Keaton 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.tcm.com [Source type: General]

^ KEATON: My life would be better.
  • ABC Shock: Diane Keaton Drops F-Bomb on 'Good Morning America' | NewsBusters.org 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC newsbusters.org [Source type: General]

^ KEATON: Oh my God, no, I don't think so.
  • CNN Transcript - Larry King Live: Walter Matthau and Diane Keaton Discuss the Making of `Hanging Up' - February 10, 2000 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC transcripts.cnn.com [Source type: Original source]

That old maid myth is garbage."[54] .Keaton has two adopted children, a daughter, Dexter (adopted 1996), and a son, Duke (adopted 2001).^ For the first time ever, Diane Keaton, 63, has allowed photographs of her two children – daughter Dexter, 13, and son Duke, 8 – to be published, in the November issue of More, on stands Oct.
  • Diane Keaton Talks (Lack of a) Love Life | PopEater.com 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.popeater.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Diane Keaton might win for most audacity, at 64 years old, her adopted daughter is 14, her adopted son, 9.
  • Ladies! Stop giving birth to your grandchildren! - Deborah Young - Open Salon 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC open.salon.com [Source type: Original source]

.Keaton decided to become a mother at the age of 50 after the death of her father, when she began to realize her own mortality.^ She looks better than my true mother did at that age and anyone that has ever has sex with Woody Allen is almost like a father to me.
  • FARK.com: (4414556) Diane Keaton looks about 103 years old [pics] 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.fark.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ In this surprisingly good sequel to the same team's tedious remake of " Father Of the Bride ," Diane Keaton and Steve Martin are about to become grandparents when they discover that they're going to have another baby of their own.
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^ KEATON: Well, you know, I think the father is one of those guys that really basically has an obsession with his wife.
  • CNN Transcript - Larry King Live: Walter Matthau and Diane Keaton Discuss the Making of `Hanging Up' - February 10, 2000 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC transcripts.cnn.com [Source type: Original source]

[36] .She later said of having children, "Motherhood has completely changed me.^ This is the first time in history women had the ability to put off having children and then be able to afford the medical interventions to allow them to have them later.
  • Ladies! Stop giving birth to your grandchildren! - Deborah Young - Open Salon 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC open.salon.com [Source type: Original source]

^ January 23, 2009 02:46 PM I don't object to women having children in their later years either.
  • Ladies! Stop giving birth to your grandchildren! - Deborah Young - Open Salon 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC open.salon.com [Source type: Original source]

It's just about the most completely humbling experience that I've ever had."[55]

Religious affiliation

.Keaton stated that she produced her 1987 documentary Heaven because, "I was always pretty religious as a kid ...^ Keaton stated that she produced her 1987 documentary "Heaven" because, 'I was always pretty religious as a kid ...

^ Her 1987 documentary 'Heaven' is pretty cool too.
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^ Synopsis: The directorial debut of Diane Keaton , the eccentric 1987 documentary Heaven is a free-flowing examination of the images people hold of the afterlife.
  • Diane Keaton Filmography 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.fandango.com [Source type: General]

.I was primarily interested in religion because I wanted to go to heaven" but also stated that she considered herself an agnostic.^ I was primarily interested in religion because I wanted to go to heaven' but also stated she considered herself an agnostic.

^ Although raised a Methodist, in an October 2002 television interview with Oxygen Keaton stated that she currently considers herself an atheist.

^ I thought that was very interesting, because I didn't know whether it was going to work or not.

[48]
Raised a Methodist, Keaton stated in an October 2002 television interview with Oxygen that although she currently believes in God, she considered herself an atheist for a period of her life. Woody Allen once said of her, "(She) believes in God, but she also believes that the radio works because there are tiny people inside it".[56]

Other activities

Keaton is an advocate against plastic surgery. .She told More magazine in 2004, "I'm stuck in this idea that I need to be authentic ...^ "I'm stuck in this idea that I need to be authentic ...
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.My face needs to look the way I feel."^ My face needs to look the way I feel."
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^ It just really came out of a need to express myself in a visual way, where I was telling the story and I was responsible for what we were looking at.

[5] .Keaton is also active in campaigns with the Los Angeles Conservancy to save and restore historic buildings, particularly in the Los Angeles area.^ Paul Fischer in Los Angeles SARAH JESSICA PARKER AND DIANE KEATON: LOVE, DEATH AND SEX .
  • The Family Stone interview with Sarah Jessica Parker & Diane Keaton Interview 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.girl.com.au [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[8] .Among the buildings she has been active in restoring include the Ennis House in the Hollywood Hills designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.^ She is also on the board for the restoration of Ennis House.
  • The Real Estalker: Diane Keaton Flips Out in Pacific Palisades 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC realestalker.blogspot.com [Source type: General]

^ A few months ago I got to go to the Ennis Brown house, the Frank Lloyd Wright house that’s being restored now, thank God, and see what they’re starting to do.
  • Diane Keaton Interview, Because I said So - MoviesOnline 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC www.moviesonline.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Lloyd Wright did the landscaping for all of his father's houses in the LA area (Ennis, the Millard House - La Miniatura, Storer and Freeman; not too sure about the Barnsdall House, though - he was much younger when that was built.
  • The Real Estalker: Diane Keaton Flips Out in Pacific Palisades 19 January 2010 18:22 UTC realestalker.blogspot.com [Source type: General]

[22] Keaton had also been active in the failed campaign to save the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles (a hotel featured in Reservations), the location of Robert Kennedy's assassination in 1968.
Since May 2005, she has been a contributing blogger at The Huffington Post. Since summer 2006, Keaton has been the new face of L'Oréal.

Filmography

Year Film Role Notes
1970 Lovers and Other Strangers Joan Vecchio
1972 The Godfather Kay Adams-Corleone  
Play It Again, Sam Linda Christie  
1973 Sleeper Luna Schlosser  
1974 The Godfather Part II Kay Adams-Corleone  
1975 Love and Death Sonja  
1977 Annie Hall Annie Hall Academy Award for Best Actress
BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role
Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
Kansas City Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actress
National Board of Review Award for Best Supporting Actress
National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actress
New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actress
Looking for Mr. Goodbar Theresa Dunn Premios Fotogramas de Plata — Best Foreign Movie Performer also for Interiors
Nominated — Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Drama
1978 Interiors Renata Premios Fotogramas de Plata — Best Foreign Movie Performer also for Annie Hall
1979 Manhattan Mary Wilkie Nominated — American Movie Award for Best Actress
Nominated — BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role
1981 Reds Louise Bryant David di Donatello Award for Best Foreign Actress
Nominated — Academy Award for Best Actress
Nominated — BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role
Nominated — Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Drama
1982 Shoot the Moon Faith Dunlap Nominated — Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Drama
1983 Mrs. Soffel Kate Soffel Nominated — Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Drama
1984 The Little Drummer Girl Charlie  
1986 Crimes of the Heart Lenny Magrath  
1987 Radio Days New Year's singer Cameo
Baby Boom J.C. Wiatt Nominated — Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
Heaven   Documentary film, also writer/director
1988 The Good Mother Anna Dunlap  
1990 The Godfather, Part III Kay Adams  
The Lemon Sisters Eloise Hamer  
1991 Father of the Bride Nina Banks  
1993 Manhattan Murder Mystery Carol Lipton Nominated — Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
1995 Father of the Bride Part II Nina Banks  
Amelia Earhart: The Final Flight Amelia Earhart Nominated — Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress - Miniseries or a Movie
Nominated — Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress In A Mini-series or Motion Picture Made for Television
1996 The First Wives Club Annie Paradis Golden Apple Award shared with Bette Midler and Goldie Hawn
National Board of Review Award for Best Cast
Nominated — Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role - Motion Picture
Nominated — Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Marvin's Room Bessie Greenfield Nominated — Academy Award for Best Actress
1999 The Other Sister Elizabeth Tate  
2000 Hanging Up Georgia Mozell Also director
2001 Town & Country Ellie Stoddard  
2003 Something's Gotta Give Erica Jane Barry Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
National Board of Review Award for Best Actress
Satellite Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
Nominated — Academy Award for Best Actress
Nominated — Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Actress
Nominated — Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Nominated — Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role - Motion Picture
Nominated — Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Awards
Elephant   Executive producer
2005 The Family Stone Sybil Stone Nominated — Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress - Motion Picture
2007 Because I Said So Daphne Wilder
Mama's Boy Jan Mannus  
2008 Mad Money Bridget Cardigan  
Smother Marilyn Cooper  
2010 Morning Glory Colleen Peck Post Production
One Big Happy Unknown Pre Production; family comedy also starring Steve Martin
2011 Wedding Banned Unknown Pre Production

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Further reading

  • Lax, Eric. Woody Allen: A Biography (Paperback). ISBN 0-306-80985-0. Da Capo Press; Updated edition (December 2000).

External links

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Simple English

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Diane Keaton

Diane Keaton is an American actress. She was born January 5th, 1946 in Los Angeles, California, USA . Her films include The First Wives Club and Baby Boom.

Other websites

Diane Keaton at the Internet Movie Database (IMDb)


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