Uma Thurman is an American actress who has performed leading roles in a variety of films, ranging from romantic comedies and dramas to science fiction and action movies. Following early roles in films such as Dangerous Liaisons (1988), she rose to international prominence in 1994 following her role in Quentin Tarantino’s Pulp Fiction for which she was nominated for an Academy Award, a BAFTA Award and a Golden Globe Award. Throughout the 1990s Thurman starred in The Truth About Cats & Dogs, Batman & Robin, Gattaca and Les Misérables.
Thurman won a Golden Globe Award for the miniseries Hysterical Blindness (2002). She starred in two further Quentin Tarantino films, Kill Bill 1 & 2 (2003/2004) which brought her an additional two Golden Globe Award nominations and a BAFTA Award nomination.
Thurman lives in NYC with her three children.