Her Agent Was Originally Unsure Kelly Macdonald Was Right For The Latter Part

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Macdonald’s career began while working as a barmaid. She saw a leaflet advertising an open casting session for Trainspotting and decided to audition, winning the part of Diane, the underage seductress to Ewan McGregor’s Renton. Both of these were directed by David Yates, and both also starred Bill Nighy. Her agent was originally unsure she was right for the latter part, and Macdonald is reported as having to “fight for the role”. She also played the lead in The Merry Gentleman (2008), as Kate Frazier. She plays Margaret Schroeder on HBO’s Boardwalk Empire.

Kelly Macdonald Primetime Emmy Award For Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Miniseries Or A

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Other roles include Mary O’Neary in Two Family House and an actress playing Peter Pan in Finding Neverland. For her performance in The Girl in the Café, Macdonald was nominated for a Golden Globe in 2006, and won an Emmy. Macdonald starred in the 2005 film Nanny McPhee, as the scullery maid Evangeline, and has since had supporting roles in A Cock and Bull Story (2006), and the Coen brothers’ Academy Award-winning No Country for Old Men, (2007), Her agent was originally unsure she was right for the latter part, and Macdonald is reported as having to “fight for the role”. The Decoy Bride was released in 2012, on cable TV On-Demand. Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie Nominated – Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries or Television Film, 2010 BAFTA Awards BAFTA Scotland Awards Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards Emmy Awards Empire Awards Florida Film Critics Circle Awards Golden Globe Awards Independent Spirit Awards London Film Critics Circle Awards Online Film Critics Society Awards Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards Satellite Awards Screen Actors Guild Awards Sundance Film Festival.
Kelly Macdonald
Kelly Macdonald
Kelly Macdonald