- Date of Birth:
- January 5, 1946
- 5' 7"
- Los Angeles
Diane Keaton (born Diane Hall in Los Angeles, California on January 5, 1946) is an Academy Award winning actress. She grew up in Los Angeles wanting to be an actress, and eventually moved to New York City to pursue a theater career. After nine months of starring in Hair, she won a part in Woody Allen’s production of Play It Again, Sam and a star was born. She was nominated for a Tony Award for her performance, made her big-screen debut in Lovers and Other Strangers, then was cast in The Godfather as Al Pacino’s wife. Throughout the ’70s she appeared in several of Woody Allen’s films; eventually winning an Oscar for playing the titular role in Annie Hall. Her career has remained steady since then, and it recent years she’s carried hit films like Something’s Gotta Give and The Family Stone.
Best Known For:
Diane Keaton is best known for being Woody Allen’s first official muse, particularly in the films Manhattan and Annie Hall. She won an Oscar for her performance in the latter.
Diane Keaton had high-profile relationships with Woody Allen, Warren Beatty, and Al Pacino before publicly declaring in 2001 that she was no longer interested in pursuing romance. She has two adopted children, Dexter and Duke.