Who is Felicity Huffman?
Felicity Huffman is an American actress. She was born on December 9, 1962, in Bedford, New York, US. She was born to Moore Peters Huffman and his wife, Grace Ewing Valle. Felicity holds an American nationality. Also, she grew up with her seven siblings. With the height of 5 feet 5 inches and weight about 53kg, Felicity has been able to maintain her body healthy. Moreover, her blonde hair color makes her look even more beautiful.
Felicity at first attended The Putney School. It was a private boarding high school in Putney, Vermont. She graduated from Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan in 1981. Later, she enrolled in New York University. Also, she enrolled in the Square Theatre School and the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London, England.
Felicity Huffman Career
Felicity started her career through the stage play in 1982. Her first play was in the game “Speed the Plow” as a role of Karen in David Mamet’s. She featured in the premiere of David Mamet’s play Boston Marriage in 1999. Besides, she has played in many stage plays.
Felicity’s big-screen debut was in 1988 in the film “Things Change” in a small role. She got into a hit after an American comedy-drama film Transamerica as a transgender woman. Also, she got into many awards and nominations. After, she appeared in numerous films like “No Escape,” “Hackers,” “Christmas with the Kranks,” “Big Game,” “Stealing Cars,” “Krystal,” and many more.
Moreover, she was also a writer and director. Also, she did a voice-over in the animated DVD movies “Choose Your Own Adventure: The Abominable Snowman.”
Felicity debuted in the television through the 1978 series “ABC Afterschool Special.” Later, in 1998 and 2000, she played in “Sports News.” Also, she did a comedy-drama television series Desperate Housewives from 2004 to 2012. The series became her most significant break.
Furthermore, Felicity appeared in an American anthology crime drama television series “American Crime” from 2015 to 2017. Besides, she appeared in numerous shows like “The X-Files,” “Fraiser,” “Early Edition Chicago Hope,” and many others. Also, she featured in “Law & Order,” where several other celebrities like Oscar Isaac, Chadwick Boseman, Nicholas Gonzalez, Missy Peregrym has featured in the franchise.
Felicity was honored by the US Comedy Arts Festival with the Grand Jury Award-Comedy in 1998. Also, in 2012, she initiated into Hollywood Walk of Fame and gained a 2463rd star located at 7072 Hollywood, Blvd.
Furthermore, Felicity won many awards like Obie Award, Golden Globe Award, Best Actress Award, Best Female Lead Award. Also, she is honored with Golden Derby Award for lead actress, Breakthrough Performance Award, Best Actress in a Narrative Feature, among many others.
Personal Life of Felicity Huffman
For about 15 years, Felicity dated an actor William H. Macy. Later, on September 6, 1997, they married each other. Also, they have two daughters together.