September 22, 1961
60 years old
5 ft 8 in | 173 cm tall
33-24-35 in | 84-61-89 cm
60 kg | 132 lbs
9 US | 38.5 EU
Bonnie Lynn Hunt was born in Chicago, Illinois, United States, on September 22, 1961, is an American actress.
Young Bonnie Hunt started her career as a member of Chicago's improvisational theater troupe Second City (1986), also she co-founded an improvisational comedy troupe, An Impulsive Thing in 1984.
She made her big screen debut in road drama film Rain Man (1988) in role as Sally Dibbs.
She got her television debut in anthology series American Playhouse (1984) in episode "Under the Biltmore Clock", in role as Foxtrot Dancer.
Her breakthrough performance came as Bonnie Molloy in ABC sitcom Life with Bonnie (2002–2004).
She landed her directorial debut with romantic comedy drama film Return to Me (2000), she also wrote and starred in role as Megan Dayton.
She was nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Sarah Whittle in fantasy adventure film Jumanji (1995).
She was nominated for a Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Supporting Actress – Drama and a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for her role as Jan Edgecomb in fantasy drama movie The Green Mile (1999).
She portrayed Alice Newton in family comedy movies: Beethoven (1992) and Beethoven's 2nd (1993).
She played Kate Baker in family comedy films: Cheaper by the Dozen (2003) and Cheaper by the Dozen 2 (2005).
Only You (1994) romantic comedy opposite Marisa Tomei and Robert Downey Jr.
Jerry Maguire (1996) romantic comedy drama sports with Tom Cruise, Cuba Gooding Jr. and Renée Zellweger
Random Hearts (1999) romantic drama opposite Harrison Ford and Kristin Scott Thomas
Kissing a Fool (1998) romantic comedy with David Schwimmer, Jason Lee and Mili Avital
Hurricane Season (2009) sports drama opposite Forest Whitaker, Taraji P. Henson and Isaiah Washington
The Ultimate Playlist of Noise (2021) comedy drama in role as Dr. Lubinsky, opposite Keean Johnson, Madeline Brewer and Rya Kihlstedt
A Bug's Life (1998) animated comedy as Rosie
Monsters, Inc. (2001) animated comedy as Ms. Flint
She voiced Sally Carrera in animated comedy films: Cars (2006), Cars 2 (2011) and Cars 3 (2017).
Toy Story 3 (2010) and Toy Story 4 (2019) animated comedy as Dolly
Monsters University (2013) animated comedy as Karen Graves
Zootopia (2016) animated buddy cop as Bonnie Hopps
Onward (2020) animated urban fantasy adventure as Mermaid
She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award and two Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy for her role as Bonnie Molloy in ABC sitcom Life with Bonnie (2002–2004).
She was nominated for Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Talk Show Host for The Bonnie Hunt Show (2008-2010).
Grand (1990) NBC sitcom in role as Carol Anne Smithson
She wrote, produced and starred in role as Bonnie Kelly in CBS sitcom Bonnie (1995-1996).
She had recurring voice role as Aunt Tilly in Disney's animated children's television series Sofia the First (2013-2018).
Escape at Dannemora (2018) Showtime limited series in role as Catherine Leahy Scott
Monsters at Work (2021) Disney+ animated series in voice role as Ms. Flint
Attended the St. Ferdinand Grammar School, in Chicago.
Graduated from the Notre Dame High School for Girls in 1979.
Has three older brothers: Patrick, Kevin, Tom, two older sisters: Cathy, Carol and a younger sister, Mary.
Has Irish, Belgian and Polish ancestry.
Supporter of the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation.
Fan of baseball team Chicago Cubs.
Good friends with Don Lake.
She voiced Dolly in video game Toy Story 3: The Video Game (2010).
Lives in Chicago, Illinois and Los Angeles, California, United States.
She was married to investment banker John Murphy (1988-2008).