Kathy Bates is an American actress and director.
With roles in more than 120 film and television projects as well as the Broadway productions of "Fifth of July" (1980), "Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean" (1982), and "'night Mother" (1983–1984), for which she was nominated for a Tony Award, Bates is well known for her performances on both the big and small screens.
The portrayal of Annie Wilkes in Stephen King's "Misery" (1990), for which she won an Academy Award, is probably what Kathy is most known for.
She has starred in five seasons of the FX series "American Horror Story" and has appeared in several important films such as "Fried Green Tomatoes" (1991), "Dolores Claiborne" (1995), "Titanic" (1997), "The Waterboy" (1998), and "About Schmidt" (2002). From 2010 to 2011, Bates portrayed Jo Bennett on NBC's "The Office," Harriet Korn on NBC's "Harry's Law," and Ruth Whitefeather Feldman on Netflix's "Disjointed," all of which aired from 2017 to 2018.
Have Mercy (2006), an episode of "Homicide: Life on the Street" (1996), "NYPD Blue" (1996), and "Six Feet Under" (2001–2003) are just a few of the productions that Kathy has also directed.
Kathy Bates' net worth is currently estimated at $20 million.
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Kathy Bates was married to an actor Tony Campisi from 1991 to 1997.
Kathy Bates’ father is Langdon Doyle Bates.
Kathy Bates’ mother is Bertye Kathleen Bates.
Siblings: Kathy Bates has 2 sisters, Patricia Bates and Mary Bates.
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