Three-time Emmy Award and Golden Globe winner, Kathy Baker joins the cast of RETURN TO ZERO in the role of “Kathleen”. She joins Minnie Driver who plays her daughter “Maggie Royal”.
Kathy was born in Texas and raised in New Mexico. Later on, she studied acting at the California Institute of the Arts in the early 1970’s. She earned a Bachelor degree in French from UC Berkeley.
She began her career at San Francisco’s Magic Theater performing in several of Sam Shepard’s plays before getting a break in an off-Broadway production Fool for Love. Since then she has appeared in numerous films including Edward Scissorhands, The Right Stuff, Street Smart, Jacknife, 13 going on 30, and Cold Mountain.
Her talent became well known when she embraced the role of a small town doctor in Picket Fences, earning an Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series. In her appearances on both stage and screen, Kathy gives a memorable and brilliant performance for everyone.
Kathy has made an award-winning impact on stage, in film and television. She is adept at demonstrating her versatility in whatever material comes her way. We are exceedingly honored to be working with her.