Toni Collette

 

 

Toni Collette

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Antonia "Toni" Collette (born 1 November 1972) is an Australian actress and musician, known for her acting work on stage, television and film as well as a secondary career as the lead singer of the band Toni Collette & the Finish. Collette's acting career began in the early 1990s with comedic roles in films such as Spotswood (1992) and Muriel's Wedding (1994), for which she was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress. Following her performances in Emma (1996) and The Boys (1998), Collette achieved international recognition as a result of her Academy Award-nominated portrayal of Lynn Sear in The Sixth Sense (1999). She has appeared in thrillers such as Shaft (2000) and Changing Lanes (2002) and independent comedy films like About a Boy (2002), In Her Shoes (2005) and Little Miss Sunshine (2006). In 2009, she began playing the lead role in the television series United States of Tara, for which she won a Primetime Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy in 2010.

 

Movies

Muriel's Wedding
Muriel Heslop / Mariel Heslop-Van Arckle
About a Boy
Fiona Brewer
Shaft
Diane Palmieri
The Hours
Kitty
The Sixth Sense
Lynn Sear
Little Miss Sunshine
Sheryl Hoover
Changing Lanes
Michelle
Velvet Goldmine
Mandy Slade
Towelhead
Melina Hines
Emma
Harriet Smith
8 ½ Women
Griselda
Evening
Nina Mars
Dirty Deeds
Sharon
The Pallbearer
Cynthia
Dinner with Friends
Tom
In Her Shoes
Rose Feller
The Black Balloon
Maggie Mollison
The Thief and the Cobbler
Nurse / Mad Holy Old Witch
The Night Listener
Donna D. Logand
The Magic Pudding
Meg Bluegum (voice)
Japanese Story
Sandy Edwards
The Dead Girl
Arden
The Boys
Michelle
Connie and Carla
Carla
Like Minds
Sally
Tsunami: The Aftermath
Kathy Graham
Spotswood
Wendy Robinson
Hotel Splendide
Kath
Hey Hey It's Esther Blueburger
Mary
Foster
Zooey
Cosi
Julie
Clockwatchers
Iris Chapman
Fright Night
Jane Brewster
Jesus Henry Christ
Patricia Herman
The Yellow Birds
Amy Bartle
Lilian's Story
Young Lilian Singer
A Long Way Down
Maureen Thompson
Mental
Shaz
Hitchcock
Peggy Robertson
The Way Way Back
Pam
Enough Said
Sarah
Diana & Me
Diana Spencer
Hector and the Search for Happiness
Agnes
Lucky Them
Ellie Klug
Tammy
Missi
The Boxtrolls
Lady Cynthia Portley-Rind (voice)
Glassland
Jean
Miss You Already
Milly
Blinky Bill the Movie
Beryl / Cheryl (voice)
Krampus
Sarah Engel
Imperium
Angela Zampino
Mary and Max
Mary Daisy Dinkle (voice)
Please Stand By
Scottie
The 4%: Film's Gender Problem
Herself
Jasper Jones
Ruth Bucktin
The Last Shot
Emily French
xXx: Return of Xander Cage
Jane Marke
How to Lose Friends & Alienate People
Herself (uncredited)
Fun Mom Dinner
Kate
Madame
Anne
Unlocked
Emily Knowles

Tv

Friday Night with Jonathan Ross
No character defined
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
No character defined
Tsunami: The Aftermath
No character defined
The Academy Awards
No character defined
The Gradual Demise of Phillipa Finch
Narrator
The Ellen DeGeneres Show
No character defined
Rove
No character defined
United States of Tara
Tara Gregson
TRL
No character defined
Hostages
Ellen Sanders
Tsunami: The Aftermath
Kathy Graham
Wetten, dass..?
No character defined
Devil's Playground
Margaret Wallace
The Graham Norton Show
Herself