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Robin Wright

Actress Robin Wright
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Profession: Actress

United States of America

Biography: Known as Claire Underwood in the Netflix series House of Cards for which she won the best actress in a TV series (drama) in the 2015 Golden Globe awards.

Born: April 8, 1966
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, USA
Age: 56 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries

Married Life

  • 1996-04-27 Actress Robin Wright (30) weds actor Sean Penn (35) in Santa Monica, California
  • 2010-07-22 "The Princess Bride" actress Robin Wright (44) divorces actor-director Sean Penn (49) due to irreconcilable differences after 14 years of marriage

Historical Events

  • 1994-07-06 "Forrest Gump", directed by Robert Zemeckis and starring Tom Hanks, Robin Wright, and Gary Sinise, is released (Academy Awards Best Picture 1995)
  • 2013-02-01 "House of Cards", starring Kevin Spacey as Frank Underwood and Robin Wright as his wife, is released on Netflix

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