April 29, 1970
51 years old
5 ft 11 in | 180 cm tall
37-25-36 in | 94-63.5-91.5 cm
64 kg | 141 pounds
11 US | 41.5 EU
Uma Karuna Thurman was born in Boston, Massachusetts, United States, on April 29, 1970, is an American actress and model.
Young Uma Thurman first started her career as a model, at the age of 15.
She made her big screen debut in thriller film Kiss Daddy Goodnight (1987) in role as Laura.
Her breakthrough performance came as Mia Wallace in crime movie Pulp Fiction (1994).
She got her stage debut in Off-Broadway play "The Misanthrope" (1999) in role as Celimene.
She landed her Broadway debut in a play "The Parisian Woman" (2017) in role as Chloe.
She played Beatrix Kiddo / The Bride in martial arts films:
Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003)
Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004)
She was nominated for the Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Mia Wallace in crime movie Pulp Fiction (1994).
She won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Television Film for her role as Debby Miller in HBO film Hysterical Blindness (2002).
Final Analysis (1992) neo-noir drama opposite Richard Gere and Kim Basinger
Gattaca (1997) science fiction with Ethan Hawke and Jude Law
Batman & Robin (1997) superhero in role as Dr. Pamela Isley / Poison Ivy
My Super Ex-Girlfriend (2006) superhero comedy opposite Luke Wilson and Anna Faris
Bel Ami (2012) drama romance with Robert Pattinson and Christina Ricci
Dangerous Liaisons (1988) historical drama opposite Michelle Pfeiffer, John Malkovich and Glenn Close
She voiced Kushana in Japanese animated epic science fantasy adventure film Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (1984).
Beautiful Girls (1996) romantic comedy drama opposite Matt Dillon and Natalie Portman
Sweet and Lowdown (1999) comedy drama with Sean Penn and Woody Allen
Henry & June (1990) biographical drama opposite Kevin Spacey and Gary Oldman
The Producers (2005) musical comedy with Matthew Broderick, Will Ferrell and Nathan Lane
The Avengers (1998) action spy opposite Ralph Fiennes and Sean Connery
Playing for Keeps (2012) romantic comedy with Gerard Butler, Jessica Biel and Catherine Zeta‑Jones
Burnt (2015) drama opposite Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller and Alicia Vikander
The Con Is On (2018) comedy opposite Sofía Vergara and Alice Eve
The House That Jack Built (2018) psychological horror art with Matt Dillon and directed by Lars von Trier
The War with Grandpa (2020) family comedy in role as Sally, opposite Robert De Niro and Christopher Walken
She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for her role as Rebecca Duvall in NBC musical drama television series Smash (2012).
The Slap (2015) NBC miniseries in role as Anouk Latham
Imposters (2017–2018) dark comedy television series in role as Lenny Cohen
Chambers (2019) Netflix supernatural horror web television in role as Nancy Lefevre
Attended elementary school in Almora, Uttarakhand, India and Amherst Regional Middle School in Massachusetts.
Her mother was a high-fashion model and her father Robert specializes Indo-Tibetan Buddhist Studies.
Has three brothers.
Quentin Tarantino considers her as his muse.
Featured on the cover of GQ magazine in 1995 and 2003.
Featured in advertising campaigns for Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Givenchy and Marc O'Polo.
She is a member of the board of Room to Grow.
She dated actor Timothy Hutton (1995-1996).
She was married to:
Gary Oldman (1990-1992)
Ethan Hawke (1998-2005), they have a daughter, Maya and a son, Levon
Has been engaged to Arpad Busson (2008-2014), they have one daughter.