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Accomplishment: She won Emmy Award, GLAAD Press Awards, Tony Award, Drama Table Award and others. There are no any kids they hold however being as a partner. She’s been acting since 1980. We also added few films earnings which include I Noticed the Light, Times and Nights


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Quick Facts

Full NameCherry Jones
Height5ft 8in
ProfessionActor
EducationCarnegie Mellon University, Carnegie Mellon School of Drama
NationalityAmerican
SpouseSophie Huber
SiblingsSusan Jones
PartnerSarah Paulson
AwardsTony Award for Best Lead Actress in a Play, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series, Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play, GLAAD Media Vito Russo Award, Obie Award for Performance, Helen Hayes Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production, Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play, Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Lead Actress
NominationsScreen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series, Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries or Television Film, Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Guest Performer in a Comedy Series, Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress
MoviesI Saw the Light, Signs, The Village, Cradle Will Rock, The Perfect Storm, Erin Brockovich, The Beaver, The Horse Whisperer, Ocean's Twelve, Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood, 24: Redemption, New Year's Eve, Housesitter, Mother and Child, Julian Po, Light of Day, What Makes a Family, The Big Town, Whiskey Tango Foxtrot, Alex: The Life of a Child, Cora Unashamed, The Lady in Question, Amelia, Days and Nights, Swimmers, Polio Water, Out of the Past
TV Shows11.22.63, Awake, 24, Adam's Apple


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1 She was awarded the 1999 Back Stage Garland Award for Performance for "Tongue of a Bird" at the Mark Taper Forum Theatre in Los Angeles, California.
2 She was awarded the 2006 Back Stage Garland Award for Performance in a Play for "Doubt" at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles, California.
3 She was awarded the 1996 Drama Logue Award for Performance for "The Heiress" at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles, California.
4 She was awarded the 2006 Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award for Lead Performance for "Doubt" at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles, California.
5 She was awarded the 1996 Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award for Lead Performance in the play, "The Heiress" at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles, California.
6 In a partnership with actress Sarah Paulson (2004-2009).
7 Appearing in Nora Ephron's "Imaginary Friends", at the Globe Theatres in San Diego. [August 2002]
8 Can be seen in the television movie 24 (2008), as well as the upcoming seventh season of 24 (2001), portraying the first female President of the United States, "Allison Taylor". [November 2008]
9 Appearing on Broadway in the 2005 Pulitzer Prize Winner for Drama. She is playing a nun in John Patrick Shanley's play "Doubt, a parable". [March 2005]
10 She was nominated for a 1994 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actress in a Principal Role in a Play for "The Night of the Iguana" at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.
11 She was awarded the 1992 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actress in a Principal Role in a Play for "The Good Person of Setzuan" at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.
12 Jones decided to become an actress after seeing Colleen Dewhurst's portrayal of Josie Hogan in the 1972 production of "A Moon for the Misbegotten", a role she would later play in 2001, for which she received a Tony nomination.
13 She won her 2nd Tony in 2005. She won for Leading Actress in a Play for her role as "Sister Aloysius" in John Patrick Shanley's hit play, "Doubt, a parable".
14 Won Broadway's 1995 Tony Award as Best Actress (Play) for a revival of "The Heiress." She was nominated in the same category two other times: in 1991 for "Our Country's Good," and in 2000 for a revival of Eugene O'Neill's "A Moon for the Misbegotten.".
15 A frequent reader of stories on NPR's Selected Shorts radio program.
16 Out of the closet since the beginning of her professional career in 1980, Cherry has been an outspoken advocate for gay rights ever since. She made theatre history on the Tony awards show when she thanked her partner after accepting the 'Best Actress' trophy for "The Heiress." Others have since followed suit.
17 Graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with a BFA in Drama.
18 Won Best Actress Tony Award for The Heiress


Pictures

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Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2009 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series 24 (2001)
2009 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series 24 (2001)
2004 Vito Russo Award GLAAD Media Awards

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016 Critics' Choice TV Award Critics Choice Television Awards Best Guest Actor/Actress in a Comedy Series Transparent (2014)
2016 Actor Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series Transparent (2014) Alexandra Billings

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Jay Duplass

Kathryn Hahn

Gaby Hoffmann

Amy Landecker

Judith Light

Hari Nef

Emily Robinson

Jeffrey Tambor
2010 Gold Derby TV Award Gold Derby Awards Drama Supporting Actress 24 (2001)
2009 Satellite Award Satellite Awards Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television 24 (2001)
2000 Chlotrudis Award Chlotrudis Awards Best Supporting Actress Cradle Will Rock (1999)


Filmography

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Party 2017 post-production
Black Mirror 2016 TV Series Truck Driver
Transparent 2015-2016 TV Series Leslie
11.22.63 2016 TV Mini-Series Marguerite Oswald
Whiskey Tango Foxtrot 2016 Geri Taub
Mercy Street 2016 TV Series Dorothea Dix
I Saw the Light 2015 Lillie Williams
Knight of Cups 2015 Ruth
Days and Nights 2014 Mary
Awake 2012 TV Series Dr. Judith Evans
New Year's Eve 2011 Mrs. Rose Ahern - Ahern Party
The Beaver 2011 Vice President
24 2009-2010 TV Series President Allison Taylor
Amelia 2009 Eleanor Roosevelt
Mother and Child 2009 Sister Joanne
24 2008 TV Movie President-Elect Allison Taylor
Blood Never Dry: Child Soldiers in Africa 2008 Video short
The Breakfast. 2007 Short Woman
The Jogger 2007 Short Liz
Clubhouse 2004-2005 TV Series Sister Marie
Swimmers 2005 Julia Tyler
Ocean's Twelve 2004 Molly Star Mrs. Caldwell
The Village 2004 Mrs. Clack
The West Wing 2004 TV Series Barbara Layton
Signs 2002 Officer Paski
Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood 2002 Buggy
American Experience 2002 TV Series documentary Narrator
Frasier 2001 TV Series Janet
What Makes a Family 2001 TV Movie Sandy Cataldi
Cora Unashamed 2000 TV Movie Lizbeth Studevant
The Perfect Storm 2000 Edie Bailey
Erin Brockovich 2000 Pamela Duncan
The Lady in Question 1999 TV Movie Mimi Barnes
Cradle Will Rock 1999 Hallie Flanagan
Murder in a Small Town 1999 TV Movie Mimi
The Horse Whisperer 1998 Liz Hammond
Julian Po 1997 Lucy
Polio Water 1995 Short Virginia
Tribeca 1993 TV Series Tough Woman
HouseSitter 1992 Patty
Spenser: For Hire 1987 TV Series Tracy Kincaid
The Big Town 1987 Ginger McDonald
Light of Day 1987 Cindy Montgomery
Adam's Apple 1986 TV Movie Janice Eaton
Alex: The Life of a Child 1986 TV Movie Tina Crawford
Loving 1983 TV Series Frankie (1992)
O'Malley 1983 TV Movie Secretary

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Doubt 2008/I special thanks

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Broadway: The Next Generation 2018 Documentary filming Herself
Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age 2017 Documentary post-production Herself
A Roundabout Road to Broadway 2016 TV Movie Herself
Holbrook/Twain: An American Odyssey 2014 Documentary Herself
The Broadway.com Show 2013-2014 TV Series Herself
The 68th Annual Tony Awards 2014 TV Special Herself - Nominee: Best Leading Actress in a Play
Charlie Rose 2013 TV Series Herself - Guest
Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me 2013 Documentary Herself
An American Salute: The Pops at 125 2010 TV Movie documentary Narrator
Made Here 2010 TV Series documentary Herself
Entertainment Tonight 2009-2010 TV Series Herself
The 61st Primetime Emmy Awards 2009 TV Special Herself - Winner: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
24 in 24 2009 TV Movie documentary Herself
Chaos and Order: Making American Theater 2005 Documentary Herself (voice)
RSC Meets USA: Working Shakespeare 2005 Video documentary Herself
The 59th Annual Tony Awards 2005 TV Special Herself - Winner: Best Leading Actress in a Play
50th Annual Drama Desk Awards 2005 TV Special Herself - Winner: Outstanding Actress in a Play
Working in the Theatre 1995-2005 TV Series documentary Herself
Deconstructing 'The Village' 2005 Video documentary short Herself
Making 'Signs' 2003 Video documentary Herself - 'Officer Paski'
The 55th Annual Tony Awards 2001 TV Special Herself - Presenter: Jane Eyre
In the Life 2001 TV Series documentary Herself
The 54th Annual Tony Awards 2000 TV Special Herself - Nominee: Best Leading Actress in a Play
The Rosie O'Donnell Show 1999-2000 TV Series Herself - Guest
Margaret Sanger 1999 TV Movie documentary voice
Out of the Past 1998 Documentary Annie Adams Fields (voice)
Frontline 1997 TV Series documentary
The West 1996 TV Series documentary
The 49th Annual Tony Awards 1995 TV Special Herself - Winner: Best Leading Actress in a Play
The 45th Annual Tony Awards 1991 TV Special Herself - Nominee: Best Leading Actress in a Play

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The 65th Annual Tony Awards 2011 TV Special Mrs. Kitty Warren
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