Cate Blanchett is a celebrated Australian actress who has won numerous awards for her work in film and theater. She was born on May 14, 1969, in Melbourne, and her zodiac sign is Taurus.
Blanchett first gained international attention for her role as Queen Elizabeth I in the 1998 film Elizabeth. She has since appeared in such blockbuster films as The Lord of the Rings trilogy, in which she played the elf queen Galadriel, and Thor: Ragnarok, in which she played the villainous Hela. In 2014, she won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in Blue Jasmine.
Blanchett is widely respected for her acting ability and for her commitment to social causes. She is a goodwill ambassador for the United Nations Refugee Agency and has also served as a jury member for the Cannes Film Festival.