Carrie Coon is an American actress of film, television, and theatre. She is best known for her portrayal of Nora Durst on HBO’s The Leftovers, and for her role as Gloria Burgle in the third season of the FX anthology series Fargo. In 2010, she was cast as Honey in the Steppenwolf Theatre Company production of Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, for which she was nominated for a Tony Award. Her notable film appearances include: Gone Girl, The Post, and The Keeping Hours. In 2018, she played Vera Walker in the second season of The Sinner. Born Carrie Alexandra Coon on January 24, 1981 in Copley, Ohio, USA, to parents Paula and John Coon, she belongs to German, English, French, and Slovak-Hungarian descent. She has an older brother, an older sister, and two younger brothers. After graduating from Copley High School in 1999, Coon attended University of Mount Union, graduating in 2003 with a B.A. in English and Spanish. In 2006 she earned her Master of Fine Arts degree in Acting from the University of Wisconsin–Madison. Coon began her career in regional theater and made her television debut in an episode of The Playboy Club in 2011. She has been married to playwright and actor Tracy Letts since September 2013. Together they have one son, Haskell Letts.
Carrie Coon Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 24 January 1981
Birth Place: Copley Township, Ohio, USA
Birth Name: Carrie Alexandra Coon
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Blue
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Carrie Coon Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 123.5 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 56 kg
Height in Feet: 5′ 5″
Height in Meters: 1.65 m
Body Build/Type: Slim
Body Measurements: 34-26-35 in (86-66-89 cm)
Breast Size: 34 inches (86 cm)
Waist Size: 26 inches (66 cm)
Hips Size: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bra Size/Cup Size: 32B
Feet/Shoe Size: 7.5 (US)
Dress Size: 4 (US)
Carrie Coon Family Details:
Father: John Coon
Mother: Paula (née Ploenes)
Spouse/Husband: Tracy Letts (m. 2013)
Children: Haskell Letts (Son) (b. March 13, 2018)
Siblings: She has four siblings; an older sister, an older brother, and two younger brothers.
Others: Ralph Dwight Coon (Paternal grandfather), Rosemary Semonin (Paternal grandmother), William David Ploenes (Maternal grandfather), Darleen Rose Kosco (Maternal grandmother), Billie Letts (Mother-in-law), Dennis Letts (Father-in-law)
Carrie Coon Education:
Copley High School (1999)
University of Mount Union (2003) (B.A. in English and Spanish)
University of Wisconsin–Madison (2006) (M.F.A. in Acting)
Carrie Coon Facts:
*She was born on January 24, 1981 in Copley, Ohio, USA.
*She started her career in regional theater.
*She won a Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Actress in a Drama Series for her performance in The Leftovers.
*She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie for her performance in Fargo.
*She is married to playwright and actor Tracy Letts, with whom she has a son, Haskell Letts.
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