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DIANE KEATON BIOGRAPHY & FILMOGRAPHY:

Diane Keaton was born on January 5th, 1946 in Los Angeles, California with the birth name Diane Hall, born to parents Dorothy and Jack Hall.  She first became involved in acting when she witnessed her mother win the, "Mrs. Los Angeles" pageant for homemakers.  After graduating from Santa Ana High School she went on to study Drama at Santa Ana College and then transferred to Orange Coast College to study acting.  However before earning her degree, she chose to relocate to New York and continue her acting education at the Neighborhood Playhouse.
 
She began with working as a stage actor in summer stock to gain some experience and soon she felt ready for Broadway.  Her first Broadway role was in a production of, "Hair", followed by Woody Allen casting her in, 'Play It Again, Sam" (1972). 
 
Soon, Keaton was appearing on such films as, "Play it Again, Sam" (1972), "The Godfather" (1972), "Sleeper" (1973), "The Godfather Part II" (1974) and "Love and Death" (1975).  In 1977, she won her first Golden Globe nomination with her role in the film, "Looking for Mr. Goodbar" (1977) and then she won the Oscar and British Award for Best Actress for her role in the film, "Annie Hall" (1977).
 
In the late 70's, her relationship with Woody Allen came to an end, however, Keaton did not stop working in the industry and she continued to be seen on the big screen in such films as, "Reds" (1981) and "The Little Drummer Girl" (1984).  Her film, "The Little Drummer Girl" was not very successful, however her role in, "Mrs. Soffel" was received well by critics.
 
She also pursued her interest in singing and her first recording was an original cast of, "Hair" in 1971.  She also had an interest in photography and in 1980 her book, 'Reservations' which was a collection of hotel interiors was published.
 
Along with her acting, since roles were beginning to slow down, she also became involved in he other side of the industry as a director.  In 1987 she directed the documentary, "Heaven" followed by a couple episodes on various television programs such as, "CBS Schoolbreak Special" (1990) and "Twin Peaks" (1991).  She also directed a couple music videos for such artists as, Belinda Carlisle.
 
On occasion, Keaton would return to the industry making appearances on such films as, "The Godfather: Part III" (1990), "Father of the Bride" (1991)," Manhattan Murder Mystery" (1993), "Father of the Bride II" (1995) and "Unstrung Heroes"(1995). 
 
Some of her latest film roles have been in, "Hanging Up" (2002) which she also directed.  She was also seen on the big screen in, "Town & Country" (2001), "Something's Gotta Give" (2003), directed by Nancy Meyers, "The Family Stone" (2005), "Because I Said So" and "Mamma's Boy" both released in 2007.  Soon to release in 2012 are her latest film roles in "Darling Companion" and "The Wedding".
 
Diane Keaton's most known romance was with director Woody Allen, although they never married, but she does have two adopted children, Dexter and Duke Keaton.  She was also involved with Warren Beatty and Al Pacino
 
In 1995, Keaton was chosen by Empire magazine as one of the, "100 Sexiest Stars in Film History".  She continues to work in the industry as an actress and director.  She also continues to pursue her interest in photography and has since published some more of her work.  Along with everything else she is involved in, Keaton is also a real estate developer.
 

Filmography

2012 The Wedding 
2012 Darling Companion 
2011 Tilda
2010 Morning Glory 
2008 Mad Money 
2008 Smother 
2007 Mama's Boy 
2007 Because I Said So 
2006 Surrender, Dorothy
2005 The Family Stone 
2005 Terminal Impact
2003 Something's Gotta Give
2003 On Thin Ice 
2002 Crossed Over
2001 Plan B 
2001 Sister Mary Explains It All 
2001 Town & Country 
2000 Curb Your Enthusiasm 
2000 Hanging Up
1999 The Other Sister 
1997 Northern Lights 
1997 The Only Thrill 
1996 Marvin's Room 
1996 The First Wives Club 
1995 Father of the Bride Part II
1994 Amelia Earhart: The Final Flight 
1993 Look Who's Talking Now 
1993 Manhattan Murder Mystery 
1992 Running Mates 
1991 Father of the Bride 
1990 The Godfather: Part III
1989 The Lemon Sisters
1988 The Good Mother
1987 Baby Boom
1987 Radio Days
1986 Crimes of the Heart
1984 Mrs. Soffel
1984 The Little Drummer Girl
1982 Shoot the Moon
1981 Reds
1981 The Wizard of Malta 
1979 Manhattan
1978 Interiors 
1977 The Godfather: A Novel for Television
1977 Looking for Mr. Goodbar
1977 Annie Hall 
1976 Harry and Walter Go to New York 
1976 I Will, I Will... for Now 
1975 Love and Death
1974 The Godfather: Part II
1973 Sleeper 
1972 Play It Again, Sam
1972 The Godfather
1971 Mannix
1971 The F.B.I. 
1971 Men of Crisis: The Harvey Wallinger Story 
1970 Rod Serling's Night Gallery
1970 Love, American Style
1970 Lovers and Other Strangers 





Matinee Classics - Morning Glory starring Rachel McAdams, Noah Bean, Harrison Ford, Jack Davidson, Diane Keaton, Vanessa Aspillaga, Patrick Wilson, Jeff Goldblum, Jeff Hiller, Linda Powell, Mike Hydeck and Joseph J. Vargas
Matinee Classics - The Godfather starring Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, Richard S. Castellano, Robert Duvall, Sterling Hayden, John Marley, Richard Conte, Al Lettieri, Diane Keaton, Abe Vigoda, Talia Shire, Gianni Russo, John Cazale and Rudy Bond


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