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Frances Louise McDormand (born June 23, 1957 in Gibson City, Illinois) is an award-winning American actress.

She is best known for her roles in The Coen Brothers' films. She is married to Joel Coen since 1984.

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  • Real-Life Relative: McDormand is married to Joel Coen and frequently stars in Coen Brothers films.
  • "Sesame Street" Cred: She played a prominent role in the Sesame Street video Big Bird Gets Lost, which she recalled in that page's main quote as a "rewarding" experience.


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