Lily Gladstone can be described as an American actress and it needs to be emphasized that her debut in film came in 2012 when she made an appearance in Jimmy P: Psychotherapy of a Plains Indian. Lily Gladstone also collaborated with the filmmaker, Kelly Reichardt in films such as Woman(2016) and First Cow (2019).
She became very well known for the role she played in the crime drama film Killers of the Flower Moon(2023) and impressively, she won several awards for her role. She won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture -Drama.
Other films that Lily Gladstone has appeared in include Room 104(2017 to 2020), Billions(2016 to 2023), as well as Reservation Dogs (2021 to 2023). Lily Gladstone was raised in Browning, Montana and she is of Piegan, Nez Perce, Black feet and European heritage.
She was born to a white mother and her father was of Blackfeet and Nez Perce. Lily Gladstone was inspired to become an actress when at age, she got the urge to play the role of Ewok after she had watched Return of the Jedi.
It must be noted that Lily Gladstone’s family relocated to Seattle during her Middle School years. She then enrolled in the Stone Soup Theater. Concerning education, she graduated from Mountlake Terrace High School in Mountlake Terrace, Washington in 2004 and furthered her education at the University of Montana where she studied Theater of the Oppressed.
While at the university, she performed in Riders to the Sea(2006), Richard III(2006), Miss Julie(2007), as well as Coyote on a Fence(2008). Lily Gladstone graduated with a BFA in Acting /Directing and a minor in Native American Studies in 2008. She taught acting classes and workshops in her native community. Lily Gladstone also taught an image theatre acting method she calls sculpture garden.
Some of the films to the credit of Lily Gladstone include Winter in the Blood(2012), Buster’s Mal Heart(2016) and Certain Women(2016). It must be noted that she won the Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress as well as the Boston Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in Certain Women(2016).
Lily Gladstone was also nominated for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Female and Gotham Independent Film Award for Breakthrough Actor.
She also performed in the 2014 Montana Repertory Theater’s national touring production of The Miracle Worker.
Lily Gladstone was featured in Killers of the Flower Moon alongside Leonardo DiCaprio and Robert De Niro and for her role, she won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama. By that feat, she became the first indigenous woman to both be nominated and win an acting Golden Globe.
Who Is Lily Gladstone’s Partner?
It is not known who the partner of Lily Gladstone is currently. It is believed that she is single especially as she has not been linked to any relationship. Her net worth is pegged at $ 1 million. She stands at 5 feet 7 inches and weighs 60 kilograms. She has hazel eyes and brown hair.