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Robin Gayle Wright
April 8, 1966
Dallas, Texas, United States
Taft High School
Freddie Gayle Wright
Sean Penn (m. 1996–2010), Dane Witherspoon (m. 1986–1988)
Dylan Frances Penn, Hopper Jack Penn
Robin Gayle Wright better known as Robin Wright is an American actress and singer. She was born on April 8, 1966 in Dallas, Texas, United States. She is the daughter of Gayle Wright and Freddie Gayle Wright. She attended La Jolla High School and Taft High School. She started her acting career in 1983 when she made her debut in the Tv series The Yellow Rose in which she played the role of Barbara Anderson. Her first film debut was in 1986 in the film Hollywood Vice Squad in which she played the role of Lori Stanton. In 1994 she made her appearance in the film Forrest Gump by playing the role Jenny Curran for which she was nominated for three awards. In 2000 she made her appearance in the film How to Kill Your Neighbor’s Dog by playing the role Melanie McGowan. In 2005 she made her appearance in the film Nine Lives by playing the role Diana for which she won the Locarno International Film Festival for Best Actress and four other award nominations. Her next role was Kelly in the film What Just Happened in 2008. In 2010 she made her appearance in the film The Conspirator in which she played the role of Mary Surratt. In 2011 she made her debut in the film The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo in which she played the role of Erika Berger. She made her next debut in the film A Most Wanted Man in which she played the role of Martha Sullivan. During 2013-present she made her debut in the TV series House of Cards in which she played the role of Claire Underwood for which she won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Drama and two other award nominations.
In 1986 she married to actor Dane Witherspoon and they divorced in 1988. In 1989 she started her relationship with actor Sean Penn and they have two children together. They became married in 1996. Their relationship became on-again and off-again in the late 2000s. In April 2009 the couple filed for divorce and the divorce was finalized on July 22, 2010. In February 2012 she started dating actor Ben Foster and they became engaged in January 2014.