Signed seven-year contract with Dino De Laurentiis
Theater debut in summer stock production of "Angel on My Shoulder" in North Carolina
Delivered a sizzle turn as the unfaithful wife Cora opposite Jack Nicholson in the remake of "The Postman Always Rings Twice"
First film as co-producer, "Country"; earned second Best Actress Oscar nomination
TV acting debut as Maggie in the Showtime production of Tennessee Williams' "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof"
Received a Best Actress Academy Award nomination for her portrayal of country singer Patsy Cline in "Sweet Dreams"
Starred in "Far North"; directed by off-screen companion Sam Shepard
Teamed with Nick Nolte and Robert De Niro for Martin Scorsese's remake of "Cape Fear"
Starred opposite De Niro in "Night and the City"
Broadway debut as Blanche DuBois in "A Streetcar Named Desire"
Played lead role of Alexandra Bergson in the CBS adaptation of Willa Cather's "O Pioneers!"
Played wife to Liam Neeson's "Rob Roy"
Reprised Blanche DuBois for small screen adaptation of "A Streetcar Named Desire" (CBS)
Made London stage debut as Blanche in "A Streetcar Named Desire"
Played title role in film version of Balzac's "Cousin Bette"
Tackled first Shakespearean role as Tamora opposite Anthony Hopkins in "Titus," Julie Taymor's feature directorial debut
Co-starred in the HBO movie "Normal"; received Emmy and Golden Globe nominations for Best Actress in a Television Movie
Portrayed the heroine's mother in the film version of "Prozac Nation"
Joined an ensemble cast for the feature "Masked and Anonymous"
Played wife to Albert Finney in "Big Fish"
Cast as an ex-flame of Bill Murray's in Jim Jarmusch's "Broken Flowers"
Cast in Wim Wenders' neo-Western "Don't Come Knocking," written by and starring Sam Shepard
Co-starred with Joan Allen and Kathy Bates in the drama "Bonneville"
Portrayed Edith Ewing Bouvier 'Big Edie,' opposite Drew Barrymore as 'Little Edie,' in HBO "Grey Gardens"; earned Golden Globe and SAG nominations for Best Actress in a TV Movie
Co-starred with Dylan McDermott and Connie Britton on FX thriller "American Horror Story"
Featured opposite Rachel McAdams and Channing Tatum in romantic drama "The Vow"
Appeared in the thriller "In Secret"