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Carrie Coon
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Coon in September 2013
Born
Carrie Alexandra Coon

January 24, 1981 (1981-01-24) (age 40)
Alma mater University of Mount Union (BA)
University of Wisconsin–Madison (MFA)
Occupation Actress
Years active 2006–present
Spouse(s)
Tracy Letts (m. 2013)
Children 1

Carrie Alexandra Coon (born January 24, 1981) is an American actress. She won a Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Actress in a Drama Series. She won that for playing Nora Durst in the HBO series The Leftovers Coon later played Gloria Bungle in the third season of the television series Fargo For that, she was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award. She also won a TCA Award for the Individual Achievement in Drama for both performances.

On stage, Coon was nominated for a Tony Award for the 2012 revival of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?.

Coon was born in Copley, Ohio.

Awards and nominations

Year Award Category Work Result
2013 Theatre World Award Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Won
Tony Award Best Featured Actress in a Play Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Nominated
2014 St. Louis Gateway Film Critics Association Award Best Supporting Actress Gone Girl Nominated
San Diego Film Critics Society Award Best Supporting Actress Gone Girl Nominated
Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards Best Actress in a Supporting Role Gone Girl Nominated
Awards Circuit Community Awards Best Actress in a Supporting Role Gone Girl Nominated
Golden Schmoes Awards Best Supporting Actress of the Year Gone Girl Nominated
IGN Summer Movie Awards Best Movie Supporting Actress Gone Girl Nominated
IndieWire Critics Poll Best Supporting Actress Gone Girl 6th place
Village Voice Film Poll Best Supporting Actress Gone Girl 6th place
2015 Empire Award Best Female Newcomer Gone Girl Nominated
Central Ohio Film Critics Association Best Ensemble (shared with Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris, Tyler Perry, Kim Dickens, Patrick Fugit, David Clennon and Lisa Banes) Gone Girl Nominated
Georgia Film Critics Association Best Ensemble (shared with Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris, Tyler Perry, Kim Dickens, Patrick Fugit, David Clennon and Lisa Banes) Gone Girl Nominated
Gold Derby Awards Ensemble Cast (shared with Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris, Tyler Perry, Kim Dickens, Patrick Fugit, Boyd Holbrook, Lola Kirke, Missi Pyle, Emily Ratajkowski, Sela Ward and Casey Wilson) Gone Girl Nominated
Breakthrough Performer Nominated
Critics' Choice Television Award Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series The Leftovers Nominated
2016 Critics' Choice Television Award Best Actress in a Drama Series The Leftovers Won
2017 Primetime Emmy Award Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie Fargo Nominated
TCA Award Individual Achievement in Drama The Leftovers and Fargo Won
2018 Chlotrudis Awards Best Supporting Actress Strange Weather Nominated
Critics' Choice Television Awards Best Actress in a Movie/Miniseries Fargo Nominated
Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Actress in a Play Mary Jane Nominated
Lucille Lortel Awards Outstanding Lead Actress in a Play Mary Jane Won
MTV Movie & TV Awards Best Fight (shared with Scarlett Johansson, Danai Gurira, and Elizabeth Olsen) Avengers: Infinity War
Nominated
Obie Awards Distinguished Performance by an Actress Mary Jane Won
Satellite Awards Best Actress in a Drama / Genre Series The Leftovers Nominated
2019 Critics' Choice Television Awards Best Actress in a Movie/Miniseries The Sinner Nominated
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