Birthplace: Santa Ana, California
Academy Award-winning actress and director known for her comic roles in Woody Allen films in which she often played neurotic, urban characters. Her films include Annie Hall (1977), Manhattan (1979) and Baby Boom (1987). She acted in and directed Hanging Up (2000) with Meg Ryan, Lisa Kudrow, and Walter Matthau, and appeared with Warren Beatty and Goldie Hawn in Town & Country (2001). Her performance opposite Jack Nicholson in Something's Gotta Give (2003) netted her an Oscar nomination and a Golden Globe award.