August 11, 1968
53 years old
5 ft 9½ in | 177 cm tall
36-29-37 in | 91.5-74-94 cm
67 kg | 148 lbs
10 US | 40.5 EU
Anna Gunn was born in Cleveland, Ohio, United States, on August 11, 1968, is an American actress.
Young Anna Gunn first started performing at the Santa Fe Preparatory School.
She made her big screen debut in buddy sci-fi comedy film Junior (1994) in role as Casitas Madres Receptionist.
She got her television debut in NBC science fiction series Quantum Leap (1992) in episode "The Play's the Thing", in role as Liz.
Her breakthrough performance came as Martha Bullock in HBO Western television series Deadwood (2005-2006).
She landed her Broadway debut in a play "The Rehearsal" (1997) in role as Lucile, at the Roundabout Theater.
She was nominated for the Women's Image Network Award for Actress Feature Film for her role as Naomi Bishop in financial thriller film Equity (2016).
She was nominated for the Milano International Film Festival Awards (MIFF Awards) for her role as June Pruitt in comedy drama movie Sassy Pants (2012).
Without Evidence (1995) thriller opposite Scott Plank, Angelina Jolie and Paul Perri
Enemy of the State (1998) action thriller with Will Smith, Gene Hackman and Jon Voight
Lost Souls (2000) horror opposite Winona Ryder, Ben Chaplin and Elias Koteas
Nobody's Baby (2001) comedy with Gary Oldman and Skeet Ulrich
Red State (2011) horror thriller opposite Michael Parks, John Goodman and Michael Angarano
Little Red Wagon (2012) docudrama with Daveigh Chase, Frances O'Connor and Chandler Canterbury
Sully (2016) biographical drama opposite Tom Hanks, Aaron Eckhart and Laura Linney
Being Frank (2018) comedy with Jim Gaffigan, Logan Miller and Samantha Mathis
Land of Dreams (2021) comedy in role as Nancy / Betty, opposite Sheila Vand, Matt Dillon and William Moseley
She won two Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for her role as Skyler White in AMC neo-Western crime drama television series Breaking Bad (2008–2013).
She was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for her role as Martha Bullock in HBO Western television series Deadwood (2005-2006), also she played same character in HBO television drama film Deadwood: The Movie (2019).
Down the Shore (1992-1993) Fox sitcom in role as Arden
NYPD Blue (1994) ABC police procedural drama series in role as Kimmy
Murder One (1995-1996) ABC legal drama series in role as Melissa Griotte
The Practice (1997-2002) ABC legal drama series in role as Jean Ward
The Guardian (2001) CBS drama series in role as Meghan Barstow
Dragnet (2003) police procedural drama series in role as Dr. Louise Nottingham
Gracepoint (2014) Fox crime drama series in role as Detective Ellie Miller
Shades of Blue (2017) NBC crime drama series in role as Julia Ayres
Graduated from Santa Fe Preparatory School in 1986.
Studied at the British American Drama Academy in London (1988).
Graduated from Northwestern University in 1990.
Has English, German, Polish and Slovak ancestry.
She voiced Ariel in video games:
Legacy of Kain: Soul Reaver (1999)
Soul Reaver 2 (2001)
Legacy of Kain: Defiance (2003)
She played Maxine Faulk in production of Tennessee Williams' The Night of the Iguana (2019), at Noël Coward Theatre.
She was married to actor and real estate broker Alastair Duncan (1990-2009), they have two daughters, Eila Rose and Emma.