Uma Thurman Biography

Published On Nov 07, 2015
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Date of Birth: 1970 , April-29
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
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On 1st of October, 1990, Uma Thurman got married to English actor Gary Oldman. Gary is also the filmmaker and the famous musician. They got divorced on 30th of April, 1992.

In 1998, she got married for the second time with Ethan Hawke. Ethan is also the famous actor and he is known for this role in famous love story movie, Before Sunrise and its sequel. They also had two children from this married life. They dissolved their marriage on 20th of July, 2004. It seems like she her affairs with  Quentin Tarantino was the main reason for her divorce with Ethan but she neither accepted this affairs nor she denied it.

In 2007, she was seen having romantic love affairs with Arpad Busson. The following year they got engaged but this engagement was called off within a year. That separation was not that serious and they patch up again. They also welcomed their first child together in 2012. Now they are living separately and their engagement is called off again.

When she was child, she was the matter of fun for her friends. They used to tease her often for her tall height. While she was in her mid teens, she began her interest in acting. She also began modeling since she was fifteen. She played her first acting role in 1987 and that was from the movie, Kiss Daddy Goodnight. For her role in the movie, My Super Ex-Girlfriend, she earned the salary of $14,000,000. Her net worth is rumored to be around $45 million.

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Born in Boston, Massachusetts

April 29 , 1970

Uma Thurman was from the upper class family born as Uma Karuna Thurman in Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America to Robert Thurman and Nena von Schlebrügge. She is an American and is of German, Swedish, Danish, English, Scottish and Irish descent.

Began her modeling career

1985

Her love in modeling and acting was from her childhood days. She began her modeling career since she was fifteen. During her early modeling days, she was associated with Click Models. She also appeared on the cover of British Vogue.

Began her acting career

1987

After she began her modeling career, she also put her hand on the acting career. She began her acting career since 1987 and that was from the movie, Kiss Daddy Goodnight. In 1988, she appeared in three different movies. 

Married to Gary Oldman

October 1 , 1990

She got married for the first time in her life with Gary Oldman. Gary Oldman full name is Gary Leonard Oldman and he is one of the famous actors from United Kingdom. Gary is also the filmmaker and the famous musician. 

Divorced with Gary Oldman

April 30 , 1992

Her two years of married life with Gary Oldman finally came to an end in 1992. They filed for divorce with the start of 1992 and got divorced on 30th of April. The actual reason for their divorce is not known yet. 

Married to Ethan Hawke

May 1 , 1998

In 1998, she got married for the second time with Ethan Hawke. Ethan is also the famous actor and he is known for this role in famous love story movie, Before Sunrise and its sequel. He is also the writer and as well director. 

Divorced with Ethan Hawke

July 20 , 2004

After being mother twice with Ethan Hawke rumors about her love affairs with Quentin Tarantino became popular in the media. And this rumor also dissolved her married life with Ethan Hawke. They dissolved their marriage on 20th of July, 2004. 

First child, Maya Thurman-Hawke

July 8 , 1998

Maya Thurman-Hawke is her first child. It seems like she was having love affairs with Ethan Hawke since a long time ago as they welcomed their first child together after being married for just two months. 

Began dating Arpad Busson

2007

From the start of 2007, she became linked with Arpad Busson. They also start their romantic love affairs from that time on. His full name is Arpad A. Busson and he is the French financier. He is currently working in London. 

Called off her engagement

2014

After having romantic love affairs for about a year, they got engaged in June 2008. But this engagement was called off within a year. That separation was not that serious and they patch up again. Now they are living separately and their engagement is called off again.

Third child, Luna Thurman-Busson

July 15 , 2012

She became pregnant for the third time in her life and that was in 2012 after being engaged with Arpad Busson. The couple welcomed their first child together on 15th of July and this time it was a daughter and they named her Luna Thurman-Busson. 

Won Golden Globes, USA

2003

Golden Globes, USA is one of the prestigious awards in the acting world and everyone really fells honored if they win this award. She has also been honored with this award once in her life and that was in 2003 for Best Performance by an Actress.

Won Academy of Science Fiction

2004

She has once been honored with the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA. She won this award for the first time in 2004 for Best Actress and that was also her first nomination in this award.

Honored by Empire (UK) magazine

1997

Besides being nominated in lots of prestigious awards and being honored with that, she has also been listed in several prestigious listing by the popular magazines. In 1997, she was listed in the list of The Top 100 Movie Stars of All Time.