Judy Davis is regarded as one of the most exciting actresses in the world. She is best known for her work in film, television, and theater and has been in the industry for over 40 years, being commended as one of the finest actresses of her generation.
She was awarded eight AACTA Awards, three EMMY awards, two Golden Globe Awards, two British Academy Film Awards, and has received two nominations from the Academy Awards. She also received a nomination for her role in the London production of Insignificance in 1982 and the Los Angeles production of Hapgood in 1989 at the Olivier Award for Best Actress.
In 1979 she also won Best Actress and Most Promising Newcomer at the British Academy Film Awards for her role in the film My Brilliant Career. In addition, she also received two awards as Best Actress at the Australian Film Institute Awards for her role in the film Winter of Our Dreams in 1984, and a Supporting Actress award for her role in the film Hoodwink in 1981.
Davis also received nominations at the Academy Award for her roles in the films A Passage to India in 1984 and Husbands and Wives in 1992 — these made her the first Australian to receive nominations in both categories and only the fourth Australian actress to receive an Academy Award nomination – there’s no lack of Australian talent, that’s for sure, so where are all the awards?
In January of 2019, it was reported that Judy Davis will star in Ratched, an upcoming Netflix drama series.
Davis attended school Loreto Convent and the Western Australian Institute of Technology and graduated from the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) in 1977.
What is the nationality of Judy Davis?
Judy Davis is an Australian and was born on April 23, 1955, in Perth, Western Australia. Her family’s ancestry, on the other hand, can be traced back to the original 1831 British settlement in Perth.
How old is Judy Davis?
Judy Davis is now 64 years old. Her star sign is Taurus.
How tall is Judy Davis and how much does she weigh?
Judy Davis is 5 feet 4 inches and weighs 123 pounds.
Is Judy Davis married or single?
Judy Davis is married to Colin Friels since 1984. Friels is a Scottish-born Australian actor and a fellow NIDA graduate. The couple went through a bad patch, that led to a court order; they briefly separated but later reconciled.
How much is Judy Davis’ net worth?
Judy Davis has a net worth of $5 million according to Celebrity Net Worth.
Does Judy Davis have any children?
Yes, Davis and her husband Friels have two children — a son, and a daughter. Their son, Jack has recently been in the news for all the wrong reasons. The freelance photographer has been accused of assaulting a complete stranger in a Sydney hotel.