The pair met while working together on Freundlich's 1997 film, The Myth of Fingerprints. Archived from on April 28, 2013. I'd been Julie Smith my whole life, and I didn't want to change it. She had never considered performing, or even attended the theatre, but she was an avid reader and it was this hobby that led her to begin acting at the school. The role won Moore the Best Actress award from 19 different organizations, including the and the. That same year, Moore appeared in two dramatic films: What Maisie Knew and Being Flynn.
Archived from on August 26, 2013. Short Cuts was critically acclaimed, and received awards for Best Ensemble Cast at the and the. Following this, Moore was given her first leading role, playing an unhappy suburban housewife who develops in ' low-budget film 1995. Her Scottish mother, Anne née Love; 1940—2009 , was a and from , Scotland, who emigrated to the United States in 1951 with her family.
Moore next starred with in the 2010 , a comedy-drama about a lesbian couple whose teenage children locate their sperm donor. Archived from on August 26, 2013. Moore portrayed a dual role for the second time that year in , a satirical thriller written by the Coen brothers and directed by. There was no success in her first two ventures of the year: , a dark comedy co-starring , did not get a cinematic release; followed, where she played opposite in a courtroom-based romantic comedy, but the film was panned by critics.
She also had success with the films 1998 , 1999 , 2001 , 2006 , 2009 , 2010 , and 2011 , and won an for her portrayal of in the television film 2012. Her father, Peter Moore Smith, a in the United States Army during the Vietnam War, attained the rank of and became a. Archived from on May 23, 2013. Archived from on December 14, 2014. Archived from on January 19, 2013.
While not a box office hit, this offbeat comedy starring Jeff Bridges has become a cult classic. Archived from on August 26, 2013. Her break came the following year, when she joined the cast of. The following year, she teamed with her husband once again in , a remake of 's Danish.
Tauber, Michelle May 12, 2003. Archived from on September 14, 2013. I look for that thing that's human and recognizable and emotional. She graduated from the university's School of Performing Arts in 1983 and soon moved to New York City to break into the theater world. Archived from on August 26, 2013. They wed in August 2003 and live in ,.
As a woman in her 50s, she is unusual in being an older actress who continues to work regularly and in prominent roles. She has been included in magazine's on four occasions 1995, 2003, 2008, 2013. Archived from on October 18, 2009. Archived from on November 13, 2012. Shortly afterwards, she appeared in the well-received drama.
She also helped release a music video for the group. Before leaving As the World Turns, she had a role in the 1987 miniseries. National Board of Review of Motion Pictures. Moore received an individual nomination for at the , and the monologue scene earned her a degree of notoriety. In 1990, Moore began working with stage director on a workshop theatre production of 's.
She appeared in several plays, including and , and with the encouragement of her English teacher, she chose to pursue a theatrical career. The romantic comedy, directed by and co-starring , was poorly reviewed, but a box office success; it remains one of her highest-grossing films. Archived from on October 10, 2012. She was close to her family as a result, but has said she never had the feeling of coming from one particular place.
In 1993 Moore acted in four films of varied quality and success. After studying theatre at , Moore began her career with a series of television roles. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Moore won a Daytime Emmy Award for her work on the drama.