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Toni Collette
Toni Collette
Collette in 2013
Birthday/Birthplace Toni Collett
(1972-11-01) 1 November 1972
Blacktown, New South Wales, Australia
College(s) National Institute of Dramatic Art
Australian Theatre for Young People
  • Actress
  • singer
  • musician
Active Years 1990–present
Wife/Husband Dave Galafassi (m. 2003)
Kid(s) 2

Antonia (Toni) Collette (November 1, 1972) is an Australian actress nominated for an Oscar.

Toni_Collette’s Biography

First years

Toni Collette is the daughter of Bob Collette, truck driver, and Judy Collette, a courier company. It is the oldest of three brothers. Toni began her career as an actress in high school, and appeared in various student plays. Later he enrolled in the National Institute of Dramatic Art ( NIDA ), of Sydney, where, after studying two courses, he left to begin to interpret theatrical performances.


He rose to fame when starring in Muriel’s Wedding (1994), a social fable in a bitter comedy directed by P. J. Hogan. For the role had to gain weight in a few weeks over 18 kilos. At that time I was 22 years old. For this film she managed to be nominated for the Golden Globe as best comedy actress.

Later, the Australian actress made her debut in Hollywood, sharing the limelight with Gwyneth Paltrow and David Schwimmer in My Unknown Friend (The Pallbearer – 1996), directed by Matt Reeves. After appearing in films like Emma (1996), adaptation of Jane Austen’s novel directed by Douglas McGrath, or Velvet Goldmine (1998), directed by Todd Haynes, Toni starred in The Sixth Sense (1998), M’s thriller Night Shyamalan that became the sensation of the year. For this last title would be nominated for an Oscar for best supporting actress, although the statuette would be for Angelina Jolie for interrupted Innocence. She also starred in 2006 playing the role of Sheryl Hoover in the acclaimed film Little Miss Sunshine.

He participated in the series produced by Steven Spielberg: United states of Tara, where he plays a family woman with dissociative identity disorder. United States of Tara is a black humor American comedy created by Diablo Cody and starring Toni Collette. The series premiered on the Showtime cable channel on January 18, 2009.

He was in the ‘remake’ of the comedy horror Noche de miedo, where he played the mother who falls under the spell of the vampire, released in 2011.

He was part of the cast of the series Hostages with the role of Ellen Sanders, the main role. It was broadcasted by the Warner chain but a second season was not renewed and it was canceled. It is about a family that is held hostage in their own home because of the operation that Ellen is about to do to the president of the United States, where he must choose between saving the president or obeying the kidnappers, consequently saving his family and kill him.

Personal life

Toni Collette is vegetarian, practices yoga and loves to make spiritual trips to India. He married in January 2003 with Dave Galafassi. Previously he was sentimental partner of the actor Jonathan Rhys-Meyers, his co-star in Velvet Goldmine (1998).

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