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Helen Hunt
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Hunt in 1994
Born
Helen Elizabeth Hunt

June 15, 1963 (1963-06-15) (age 57)
Spouse(s) Hank Azaria (1999-2000)

Helen Elizabeth Hunt (born June 15, 1963) is an American actress. She has won the Emmy, Golden Globe and Academy Awards. She is best known for her role in the television sitcom Mad About You.

Awards

Hunt has been given many awards in her career. In 1998 she became one of only two actresses (the other is Helen Mirren) to win a Golden Globe Award, an Academy Award and an Emmy Award in the same year. She is the only actress to win four consecutive Emmys and to win four Blockbuster Entertainment Awards.

Academy Award

  • 1998 Best Actress in As Good as It Gets

Emmy Award

  • 1996 Outstanding Lead Actress in Mad About You
  • 1997 Outstanding Lead Actress in Mad About You
  • 1998 Outstanding Lead Actress in Mad About You
  • 1999 Outstanding Lead Actress in Mad About You

Golden Globe Award

  • 1994 Best Performance by an Actress in Mad About You
  • 1995 Best Performance by an Actress in Mad About You
  • 1997 Best Performance by an Actress in Mad About You
  • 1998 Best Performance by an Actress in As Good as It Gets

Screen Actors Guild Award

  • 1995 Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in Mad About You
  • 1998 Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in As Good as It Gets

Television series

  • Amy Prentiss (1974)
  • The Swiss Family Robinson (1975)
  • It Takes Two (1982)
  • The Fitzpatricks
  • My Life and Times (1991)
  • Mad About You (1992)
  • Empire Falls (2005)

Movies

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