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Chloë Stevens Sevigny (/ˈsɛvəni/;[3] born November 18, 1974) is an American actress and model. In 1994, she attracted the attention of novelist Jay McInerney, who wrote a seven-page article about her for The New Yorker, in which he called the then 19-year-old Sevigny the "coolest girl in the world".[4] This came only two years after Sevigny had made a debut in the official video for Sonic Youth's song "Sugar Kane". Sevigny made her motion picture debut with a lead role in the controversial film Kids (1995), written by her then-boyfriend Harmony Korine and received an Independent Spirit Award nomination for her performance. A long line of roles in generally well-received and often experimental films throughout the decade established Sevigny as a mainstay in the independent film community.[5] In 1999, Sevigny gained recognition outside of the independent film world for her role as Lana Tisdel in the fact-based drama Boys Don't Cry, earning her Academy Award and Golden Globe
Golden Globe
nominations for Best Supporting Actress. Other roles that followed included in American Psycho
American Psycho
(2000), Party Monster (2003) and Dogville
Dogville
(2003). Her role in the film The Brown Bunny (2003) caused significant controversy because of a scene in which she performs unsimulated fellatio. Her films since then have included Melinda and Melinda
Melinda and Melinda
(2004), Manderlay
Manderlay
(2005) and Zodiac
Zodiac
(2007), the latter of which marked Sevigny's transition into a more big budget studio picture. From 2006 to 2011, Sevigny played the polygamist Nicolette Grant in the HBO
HBO
television series Big Love, for which she won a Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actress in 2010. She then appeared in several television projects, including lead roles in Hit & Miss (2012) and American Horror Story: Hotel (2015–2016), and recurring roles on American Horror Story: Asylum (2012–2013), Portlandia (2013) and Bloodline (2015–2017). She made her directorial debut with the short film Kitty, which closed the 2016 Cannes Film Festival.[6]

Contents

1 Early life 2 Career

2.1 1992–1994: Beginnings 2.2 1995–1998: Early work 2.3 1999–2003: Boys Don't Cry, breakthrough 2.4 2004–2006: The Brown Bunny
The Brown Bunny
controversy 2.5 2007–2011: Big Love 2.6 2012–present: Television roles, directing

3 Fashion career 4 Personal life 5 Filmography

5.1 Film 5.2 Television 5.3 Music videos

6 Awards and nominations 7 References 8 Bibliography 9 External links

Early life[edit] Sevigny was born Chloe Stevens Sevigny in Springfield, Massachusetts,[1][7][8] the second child of Janine (née Malinowski) and H. David Sevigny (1940–1996).[9] She has one older brother, Paul.[10] According to Sevigny, she added the diaeresis to her first name later in life, and it was not on her birth certificate.[1] Her mother is Polish-American, and her father was of French-Canadian heritage.[11] Sevigny was raised in Darien, Connecticut,[12] where her father worked as an accountant turned local art teacher.[13] Sevigny's father died of cancer in 1996.[11] Despite Darien's affluence, Sevigny's parents had a "frugal" household, and were considered "the poor bohemians in [an] extremely prosperous neighborhood."[13] Sevigny expressed interest in acting as a child, and spent summers attending theatre camp, with leading roles in plays run by the YMCA.[14][15] She was raised Roman Catholic,[15][16][17][18] and attended Darien High School, where she was a member of the Alternative Learning Program. While in high school, she often babysat actor Topher Grace
Topher Grace
and his younger sister.[19] As a teenager, she worked sweeping the tennis courts of a country club her family could not afford to join.[20] During her teenage years, Sevigny became rebellious: "I was very well-mannered, and my mother was very strict. But I did hang out at the Mobil
Mobil
station and smoke cigarettes."[21][22] Between her junior and senior year of high school, she shaved her head and sold her hair to a Broadway wigmaker.[15] She openly admitted to using drugs as a teenager, especially hallucinogens. She has commented that her father was aware of her experimentation with hallucinogens and marijuana, and even told her that it was okay, but that she had "to stop if she had bad trips".[23] Despite her father's leniency, her mother later chose to send her to Alcoholics Anonymous
Alcoholics Anonymous
meetings. In 2007, she told The Times that "I had a great family life – I would never want it to look as if it reflected on them. I think I was very bored, and I did just love taking hallucinogens ... but I often feel it's because I experimented when I was younger that I have no interest as an adult. I know a lot of adults who didn't, and it's much more dangerous when you start experimenting with drugs as an adult." She often described herself as a "loner" and a "depressed teenager". Her only extracurricular activity was occasionally skateboarding with her older brother, and she spent most of her free time in her bedroom: "Mostly I sewed. I had nothing better to do, so I made my own clothes."[22] Career[edit] 1992–1994: Beginnings[edit] As a teenager, Sevigny would occasionally ditch school in Darien and catch the train into Manhattan.[24] In 1992, at age 17, she was spotted on an East Village street by Andrea Linett, a fashion editor of Sassy magazine, who was so impressed by her style that she asked her to model for the magazine; she was later made an intern.[11] When recounting the event, Sevigny was ambivalent about it, stating that "the woman at Sassy just liked the hat I was wearing".[25] She later modeled in the magazine as well as for X-girl, the subsidiary fashion label of the Beastie Boys' "X-Large", designed by Kim Gordon
Kim Gordon
of Sonic Youth, which then led to an appearance in the music video for Sonic Youth's "Sugar Kane". In 1993, at age 19, Sevigny relocated from her Connecticut hometown to an apartment in Brooklyn, and worked as a seamstress.[3] During that time, author Jay McInerney
Jay McInerney
spotted her around New York City and wrote a seven-page article about her for The New Yorker
The New Yorker
in which he dubbed her the new "it girl" and referred to her as one of the "coolest girls in the world".[4] She subsequently appeared on the album cover of Gigolo Aunts' 1994 recording Flippin' Out and the EP Full-On Bloom,[26] as well as a Lemonheads music video which further increased her reputation in New York's early 1990s underground scene. 1995–1998: Early work[edit] Sevigny encountered young screenwriter and aspiring director Harmony Korine in Washington Square Park
Washington Square Park
in New York City during her senior year of high school in 1993.[25][27] The two became close friends, which resulted in her being cast in the low-budget independent film Kids (1995).[11][28] Directed by Larry Clark
Larry Clark
and written by Korine, Sevigny plays a New York teenager who discovers she is HIV positive. According to Sevigny, she was originally cast in a much smaller role in the film, but ended up replacing Canadian actress Mia Kirshner. Just two days before production began, the leading role went to the then 19-year-old Sevigny, who had no professional acting experience;[14][29] she said of her casting in the role, "Harmony [Korine] just thought I was this sweet, cute girl and he liked my blonde hair."[25] Nonetheless, Kids was highly controversial; the film was given an NC-17
NC-17
rating by the Motion Picture Association of America for its graphic depiction of sexuality and recreational substance and drug use involving teenagers.[30] Despite its controversy, Kids was taken note of critically and commercially: respected film critic Janet Maslin considered the film a "wake-up call to the modern world" about the nature of the American youth in contemporary urban settings.[31] Sevigny's performance was praised, with critics noting that she brought a tenderness to the chaotic, immoral nature of the film: "Sevigny provided the warm, reflective center in this feral film".[32] She ended up receiving an Independent Spirit Award nomination for Best Supporting Female. Sevigny followed Kids with actor/director Steve Buscemi's independent film Trees Lounge
Trees Lounge
(1996), starring in a relatively small role as Buscemi's object of affection. During this time, director Mary Harron (after having seen Kids) offered Sevigny a minor part in her film, I Shot Andy Warhol
Andy Warhol
(1996). Harron tracked Sevigny down to the SoHo clothing store Liquid Sky, where she was working at the time. Sevigny then gave her first audition ever, but ultimately decided to turn down the part;[25] she would later work with Harron on American Psycho (2000). Instead of taking the part in I Shot Andy Warhol, Sevigny starred in and worked as a fashion designer on Gummo (1997),[33] directed and written by Harmony Korine, who was romantically involved with Sevigny during filming.[33][34] Gummo was as controversial as Sevigny's debut; set in Xenia, Ohio, the film depicts an array of nihilistic characters in a poverty-stricken small-town America, and presents issues such as drug and sexual abuse as well as anti-social alienated youth in Midwestern America.[35] In retrospection to the confronting nature of the film, Sevigny cited it as one of her favorite projects: "Young people love that movie. It's been stolen from every Blockbuster in America. It's become a cult film".[25] The film was dedicated to Sevigny's father, who died prior to the film's release.[36] After Gummo, Sevigny starred in the neo-noir thriller Palmetto (1998), playing a young Florida kidnapee alongside Woody Harrelson. She then had a leading role as a Hampshire College graduate in the sardonic period piece The Last Days of Disco
The Last Days of Disco
(1998), alongside Kate Beckinsale. The film was written and directed by cult director Whit Stillman
Whit Stillman
and details the rise and fall of the Manhattan
Manhattan
club scene in the "very early 1980s".[37] Stillman said of Sevigny: "Chloë is a natural phenomenon. You're not directing, she's not performing—it's just real."[33] Janet Maslin of The New York Times
The New York Times
wrote that Sevigny "is seductively demure" in her performance as Alice.[38] The film was generally well received, but was not a box-office success in the United States, only grossing $3 million[39]—it has since become somewhat of a success as a cult film.[40] Aside from film work, Sevigny starred in a 1998 Off-Broadway production of Hazelwood Jr. High, which tells the true story of the 1992 murder of Shanda Sharer; Sevigny played 17-year-old Laurie Tackett, one of four girls responsible for torturing and murdering 12-year-old Sharer.[41] Sevigny was reportedly so emotionally disturbed after playing the role that she began attending Catholic Mass again.[15][18] 1999–2003: Boys Don't Cry, breakthrough[edit] Sevigny was cast in the independent drama Boys Don't Cry (1999) after director Kimberly Peirce saw her performance in The Last Days of Disco.[33][42] Sevigny's role in Boys Don't Cry—a biographical film of trans man Brandon Teena,[43] who was raped and murdered in Humboldt, Nebraska
Humboldt, Nebraska
in 1993—was responsible for her rise to prominence and her mainstream success.[44][45] Sevigny played Lana Tisdel, a young woman who fell in love with Teena, initially unaware of the fact that he was biologically female and continued the relationship despite learning about his birth gender. Boys Don't Cry received high praise from critics, and was a moderate box-office success.[46] Sevigny's performance was singled out as one of the film's strong points and was widely embraced as one of the best acted films of that year: The Los Angeles Times
Los Angeles Times
stated that Sevigny "plays the role with haunting immediacy",[47] Roger Ebert
Roger Ebert
of The Chicago Sun Times stated that "it is Sevigny who provides our entrance into the story"[48] and Rolling Stone wrote that Sevigny gives a "performance that burns into the memory".[49] Director Kimberly Peirce echoed the same feelings of the critics: "Chloë just surrendered to the part. She watched videos of Lana. She just became her very naturally. She's not one of those Hollywood actresses who diets and gets plastic surgery. You never catch her acting."[25] The role earned Sevigny Best Supporting Actress nominations for both an Academy Award
Academy Award
and a Golden Globe Award.[50] Sevigny won an Independent Spirit Award, a Satellite Award, and a Sierra Award for her performance.[51] Following Boys Don't Cry, Sevigny had a supporting role in American Psycho, based on the controversial 1991 novel by Bret Easton Ellis. Sevigny plays the office assistant of Patrick Bateman, played by Christian Bale, a 1980s Manhattan
Manhattan
yuppie-turned-serial killer. The film, as was its source novel, was controversial because of its depiction of graphic violence and sexuality in an upper-class Manhattan
Manhattan
society.[52] In addition, she reunited with Kids writer and Gummo director Harmony Korine
Harmony Korine
for the experimental Julien Donkey-Boy (1999), playing the pregnant sister of a schizophrenic man. Though it never saw a major theatrical release, it garnered some critical praise; Roger Ebert
Roger Ebert
gave the film his signature thumbs up, referring to it as " Freaks
Freaks
shot by the Blair Witch crew", and continuing to say, "The odds are good that most people will dislike this film and be offended by it. For others, it will provoke sympathy rather than scorn".[53] Sevigny followed Julien with a small part in the drama film A Map of the World (1999), opposite Sigourney Weaver. Between 1998 and 2000, Sevigny moved back to Connecticut to live with her mother,[54] and appeared as a lesbian in the Emmy Award-winning television movie If These Walls Could Talk 2
If These Walls Could Talk 2
(2000), the sequel to the HBO
HBO
television drama-film If These Walls Could Talk
If These Walls Could Talk
(1996).[33] Sevigny reportedly took the role in the film in order to help pay her mother's mortgage payment, and has credited it as the only film she ever made for financial benefit.[33] Following this appearance, Sevigny was approached for a supporting role in the 2001 comedy Legally Blonde alongside Reese Witherspoon
Reese Witherspoon
and offered $500,000; she declined and the role was given to Selma Blair.[33] Instead, she starred in Olivier Assayas' French techno thriller Demonlover
Demonlover
(2002) alongside Connie Nielsen, for which she was required to learn her lines in French.[28] Sevigny described shooting the film as "strange", in the sense that director Assayas hardly spoke to her during the filming, which she said was difficult because of the lack of "input".[55] After spending nearly three months in France to complete Demonlover, Sevigny returned to New York to film the Club Kids biopic, Party Monster (2003); coincidentally, Sevigny in fact knew several of the people depicted in the film ( Michael Alig
Michael Alig
and James St. James included), whom she had met during her frequent trips to New York City's club scene as a teenager.[15] Sevigny then obtained a role in Lars von Trier's parable film Dogville (2003), playing one of the various residents of a small mountain town, alongside Nicole Kidman, Lauren Bacall, and Paul Bettany; the film received mixed reactions, and was criticized by critics Roger Ebert and Richard Roeper
Richard Roeper
as being "anti-American".[56] Sevigny re-united with former Boys Don't Cry star Peter Sarsgaard
Peter Sarsgaard
for the biographical film Shattered Glass (2003), also alongside Hayden Christensen, about the career of Stephen Glass, a journalist whose reputation is destroyed when his widespread journalistic fraud is exposed. Sevigny played Caitlin Avey, one of Glass' co-editors. 2004–2006: The Brown Bunny
The Brown Bunny
controversy[edit]

Sevigny at a press conference for Melinda and Melinda

In 2003, Sevigny took on the lead female role in the art house film The Brown Bunny
The Brown Bunny
(2003), which details a lonely traveling motorcycle racer reminiscing about his former lover. The film achieved notoriety for its final scene, which involves Sevigny performing unsimulated fellatio on star and director Vincent Gallo.[33][57] The film premiered at the Cannes Film Festival, and opened to significant controversy and criticism from audiences and critics.[58] She went on to defend the movie, "It's a shame people write so many things when they haven't seen it. When you see the film, it makes more sense. It's an art film. It should be playing in museums. It's like an Andy Warhol movie."[59] After the film's release at the 2003 Cannes Film Festival, the William Morris Agency
William Morris Agency
terminated Sevigny as a client.[60] The agency believed the scene was "one step above pornography", and claimed that Sevigny's career "may never recover".[61] In an interview with The Telegraph in 2003, when asked if she regretted the film, she responded: "No, I was always committed to the project on the strength of Vincent alone. I have faith in his aesthetic ... I try to forgive and forget, otherwise I'd just become a bitter old lady."[62] Despite the backlash toward the film, some critics praised Sevigny's performance; Manohla Dargis of The New York Times
The New York Times
said, "Actresses have been asked and even bullied into performing similar acts for filmmakers since the movies began, usually behind closed doors. Ms. Sevigny isn't hiding behind anyone's desk. She says her lines with feeling and puts her iconoclasm right out there where everyone can see it; she may be nuts, but she's also unforgettable."[63] Roger Ebert, although critical of The Brown Bunny, nevertheless said that Sevigny brought "a truth and vulnerability" to the film.[64]

I've done it in everyday life. Everybody's done it, or had it done to them. It was tough, the toughest thing I've ever done, but Vincent was very sensitized to my needs, very gentle. It was one take. It was funny and awkward—we both laughed quite a bit. And we'd been intimate in the past, so it wasn't so weird. If you're not challenging yourself and taking risks, then what's the point of being an artist?

– Sevigny discusses the sex scene in The Brown Bunny[65]

Despite her agency's disapproval of the film (and fear that the actress might have forever tarnished her career), she continued on with various projects.[66] Sevigny had a major supporting role as a Manhattanite in Woody Allen's two-sided tragicomedy, Melinda and Melinda (2004), which Sevigny referred to as being a "pleasing" experience.[19] She subsequently guest-starred on the popular television show Will & Grace, and a string of film roles followed, including a small role in Lars von Trier's sequel to Dogville, titled Manderlay
Manderlay
(2005), as well as a bit part alongside Bill Murray
Bill Murray
in Broken Flowers
Broken Flowers
(2005). Sevigny also played one of several lovers of New York doctor Herman Tarnower
Herman Tarnower
in the HBO
HBO
television film Mrs. Harris (2005) alongside Annette Bening
Annette Bening
and Ben Kingsley. Sevigny then had a major role as a Catholic nun visiting Africa in one of three stories in 3 Needles
3 Needles
(2005), an anthology dealing with the prevalence of AIDS in various parts of the world. Sevigny's performance in the film was praised; Dennis Harvey of Variety called her performance in the film "convincing",[67] while Kevin Thomas of the Los Angeles Times
Los Angeles Times
also referred to Sevigny as "ever-daring and shrewd".[68] Shortly after 3 Needles, Sevigny played the lead character in the experimental indie-film Lying (2006) with Jena Malone
Jena Malone
and Leelee Sobieski, playing a pathological liar who gathers three female acquaintances for a weekend at her upstate New York country house; the film premiered at the Cannes Film Festival
Cannes Film Festival
in 2006. She also had a leading part in Douglas Buck's 2006 remake of the Brian De Palma
Brian De Palma
horror film Sisters (1973). 2007–2011: Big Love[edit]

Sevigny at the premiere of Barry Munday
Barry Munday
in Austin, Texas, 2010

In 2006, Sevigny began her five-season run in the HBO
HBO
television series Big Love, about a family of fundamentalist Mormon polygamists. She played Nicolette Grant, the conniving, shopaholic daughter of a cult leader and second wife to a polygamist husband, played by Bill Paxton. Sevigny found even more mainstream success with a role in her first big-budget production[69] as Robert Graysmith's wife Melanie in David Fincher's Zodiac
Zodiac
(2007), telling the true story of San Francisco's infamous Zodiac
Zodiac
Killer. In 2009, Sevigny starred in the independent psychological thriller film The Killing Room, and Werner Herzog's My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done, a crime horror film based on murderer Mark Yavorsky, produced by David Lynch. Sevigny also had a voice part in the independent documentary film, Beautiful Darling (2010), narrating the life of trans woman Warhol superstar
Warhol superstar
Candy Darling through Darling's diaries and personal letters.[70] Throughout 2009, Sevigny continued working on Big Love's fourth season; when filming the series, she spent six months of the year living outside of Los Angeles
Los Angeles
near Santa Clarita, away from her home in New York City.[71] In January 2010, Sevigny won a Golden Globe
Golden Globe
award for Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries or Television Film for her performance in the third season of Big Love. The series itself also received nominations in two other categories.[72] During a press conference following the award win, Sevigny addressed the repressed women living in the fundamentalist Mormon compounds: "These women are kept extremely repressed. They should be helped. They don't even know who the president of the United States is."[73] In addition, she had various screening credits that year: Sevigny landed major roles in two independent comedy films: Barry Munday
Barry Munday
and Mr. Nice[74] in Munday, Sevigny plays the sister of a homely woman who is expecting a child by a recently castrated womanizer (opposite Patrick Wilson and Judy Greer); in Mr. Nice, she had a leading role as British marijuana-trafficker Howard Marks' wife, alongside Rhys Ifans; the film was based on Marks' autobiography of the same name. In a later interview with The A.V. Club, Sevigny was asked if she felt that the show's message was that polygamy was "wrong". In response, Sevigny stated: "No, absolutely not. I think there are more parallels to gay rights and alternative lifestyles within Big Love—more so than 'Polygamy is wrong'. I think they actually condone people who decide to live this lifestyle outside of fundamentalist sects."[75] During the same interview, Sevigny stated her disappointment with the series' fourth season, calling it "awful" and "very telenovela"—though she stated that she loves her character and the writing, she felt the show "got away from itself".[75][76] Sevigny later regretted making the statements,[77] saying she was very "exhausted" and "wasn't thinking about what [she] was saying"; she also apologized to the show's producers. "[I didn't want them to think] that I was biting the hand that feeds me, because I obviously love the show and have always been nothing but positive about it. And I didn't want anybody to misunderstand me or think that I wasn't, you know, appreciative."[77] In March 2010, Sevigny attended the South by Southwest Film Festival in Austin for the premiere of both Barry Munday
Barry Munday
and Mr. Nice;[78] Barry Munday
Barry Munday
was picked up for distribution by Magnolia Pictures several months later. In June 2010, it was announced that Sevigny would be starring in a leading role in M. Blash's second film The Wait, alongside Jena Malone
Jena Malone
and Luke Grimes; it is a psychological thriller about two sisters who decide to keep their recently deceased mother in their house after receiving a phone call that she will be resurrected. The film marks Sevigny's second time working with both Blash and Malone, following 2006's Lying. Filming began on June 20, 2010, in Sisters, Oregon.[79] 2012–present: Television roles, directing[edit] In 2011, Sevigny traveled to Manchester, England, to film the British six-part drama Hit & Miss where she starred as Mia, a transsexual contract killer.[80] Upon returning to the United States, she guest-starred on Law & Order: Special
Special
Victims Unit on April 18, 2012, and also landed a guest starring role in the second season of American Horror Story, which premiered in October 2012.[81] Sevigny also starred as a journalist in Lovelace, a biopic about pornographic film actress Linda Lovelace.[82] In 2011, it was reported that Sevigny expressed interest in developing and starring in a mini-series about the infamous accused axe-murderer Lizzie Borden.[83] With Tom Hanks reportedly backing the production of the series, it was reportedly due to begin filming in late 2012.[84] In 2013, Chloe Sevigny was featured as a satellite character, Alexandra, in the TV show Portlandia during its third season on IFC.[85] Also in 2013, Sevigny had a 5-episode guest role on The Mindy Project.[86] In 2014, She starred as Catherine Jensen in the crime drama Those Who Kill, which aired on the A&E Network.[87] It was then re-launched on A&E's sister network, Lifetime Movie Network, on March 30, 2014, after being pulled from A&E after two episodes due to low ratings.[88] The series was subsequently cancelled by the network after its 10 episode first season run.[89] In March 2015, it was announced Sevigny would be returning to American Horror Story, for its fifth season Hotel, as a main cast member.[90] Sevigny portrayed the role of Alex Lowe, a doctor.[91] That same year, she also starred in the Netflix original series Bloodline.[92] Sevigny also appeared in Tara Subkoff's directorial debut #Horror.[93] In 2016, Sevigny appeared in the Canadian horror film Antibirth
Antibirth
opposite Natasha Lyonne.[94] Sevigny reunited with The Last Days of Disco director Whit Stillman
Whit Stillman
on Love & Friendship, an adaptation of the Jane Austen
Jane Austen
novel Lady Susan.[95] Both films premiered at the Sundance Film Festival In January 2016.[96] She also has a supporting role in The Snowman (2017), a crime thriller starring Michael Fassbender, which she filmed in Norway in the winter 2016. Sevigny will also make her directorial debut on the short film Kitty which she adapted from Paul Bowle's 1980 short story.[97] On July 19, 2016, it was announced that Sevigny had joined the cast of Lean on Pete, based on the novel by Willy Vlautin.[98] The film is set to shoot in Portland, Oregon, and the eastern Oregon region.[99] In January 2018, Lizzie premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. The film stars Sevigny as Lizzie Borden, and features Kristen Stewart.[100] Fashion career[edit]

Colette storefront in Paris, advertising Sevigny's Opening Ceremony collection.

Sevigny has long been considered a fashion icon and regularly appears on best dressed lists.[101] Throughout her career, she has modelled for several high-profile designers, including Miu Miu, Louis Vuitton, Chloé, H&M, Proenza Schouler, Kenzo and Vivienne Westwood.[102][103][104][105] Prior to her career as an actress, she had achieved fame for her unique style. While her sense of style in the early 1990s only reflected small downtown scenes and trends, it still made a significant impression on high class fashion chains which began to emulate Sevigny's look. Her interest in fashion and clothing, as well as her career as a fashion model in her late teenage years and early twenties, have led to a career as a prominent and well-respected fashion designer. She has expressed interest in fashion design throughout the entirety of her career, even dating back to her childhood: "Little House on the Prairie was my favorite show. I would only wear calico print dresses, and I actually slept in one of those little nightcaps!", she told People in 2007.[106] Her unorthodox style (which garnered her initial notoriety in the early '90s) has often been referred to as very eclectic.[107] Sevigny has since released several clothing lines designed by herself, both solo and in collaboration, and has earned a title as a modern fashion icon.[74] In 2002, she collaborated with Tara Subkoff
Tara Subkoff
for the 2003 Imitation of Christ collection in New York City, serving as creative director for the series, which was referred to as being "more about performance art and cultural theory than clothes".[108] Actress Scarlett Johansson also collaborated for the collection.[109] In November 2003, during the time of the event's release, Sevigny lost four of her teeth after tripping and falling in a pair of high-heeled boots; she was said to have been "play wrestling" with co-collaborator Matt Damhave.[110] Sevigny has also done various modeling jobs and magazine spreads; in October 2007, the French fashion house Chloé
Chloé
announced that she would be one of the spokesmodels for their new fragrance. In addition, she appeared in the January 2007 issue of House and Garden titled "Subversive Spirit", which featured a spread on Sevigny's Manhattan apartment. Sevigny's most recent collection was released in fall 2009 for the Manhattan
Manhattan
boutique, Opening Ceremony;[111] the collection included both men's, women's, and unisex pieces.[112] The pieces were sold exclusively at Opening Ceremony boutiques ( Manhattan
Manhattan
and Los Angeles), Barneys
Barneys
(United States), Colette (Paris), and London's Dover Street Market.[113] The series received decidedly mixed reactions.[114] Sevigny's designs for the collection have been seen on Rihanna
Rihanna
and Victoria Beckham.[115]

Chloë's not afraid to look different and in looking different, she looks very charismatic. No one in LA gets it. Her attitude is foreign to this city. She is so not Fred Segal.

– Fashion historian Cameron Silver
Cameron Silver
describing Chloe Sevigny's personal style

Critical reception of her fashion and style has been extensively written about by both designers and fashion stylists and has generally proved favorable. American designer Marc Jacobs
Marc Jacobs
wrote of Sevigny in 2001: "The fashion world is fascinated by her. Because not only is she talented, young and attractive, she stands out in a sea of often clichéd looking actresses."[116] In terms of her own personal style, Sevigny cited the Australian film Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975), which features schoolgirls dressed in elaborate Victorian clothing, as a major inspiration; she has also cited it as one of her favorite films.[117] She has also been outspoken in her favoritism of vintage clothing over designer pieces: "I still prefer to buy vintage over spending it all on one designer", she told The Times.[118] "I'll go to Resurrection or Decades and be like, 'Oh, I'm going to buy everything,' but a lot of it is extremely expensive, so I'll go to Wasteland and satisfy that urge and it's not too hard on the pocketbook. Then there's this place called Studio Wardrobe Department where everything is like three dollars". During the 29th International Festival of Fashion and Photography, which ran from April 25 to 28, 2014, Sevigny was a judge of the fashion jury, along with Humberto Leon and Carol Lim.[119] In April 2015, Rizzoli released a picture book celebrating the actress's style legacy, featuring photos of Sevigny through the years, with shots of her as a high school student, on-set photos, scripts and other personal ephemera.[119][120] Personal life[edit] Sevigny owned an apartment in Manhattan's East Village, which she purchased for $1.2 million in 2006 and sold in March 2013 for $1.85 million.[121] In October 2013, after selling her East Village apartment, she purchased a "classic six" apartment residence, overlooking Prospect Park in Park Slope, Brooklyn, for $2 million.[122] Sevigny's father died when she was in her early 20s, and she stated in a 2006 interview that she came from a "close-knit" family, that she speaks to her mother every day, and that her brother lives three blocks away from her apartment.[123] She suffers from scoliosis, diagnosed when she was a child, though she never received any surgical treatment. She has stated that she practices yoga for relief from the pain caused by the spinal deformity.[15] She is a practicing Roman Catholic, although she admits that she rebelled against religion as a teenager. She said she began attending church services again after playing a Satan-worshipping teenage murderer in a 1998 Off-Broadway production of Hazelwood Junior High, claiming that she became "really disturbed" and "started having nightmares and thinking horrible things."[15][18] Sevigny has only had long-term relationships with men, though in 2006 she stated to the New York Post
New York Post
Gossip column: "I've questioned issues of gender and sexuality since I was a teenager, and I did some experimenting."[25] In a later interview, she stated that she "wouldn't call herself bisexual," and that she could never see herself in a relationship with a woman.[124] Nonetheless, she has been popular with the gay community throughout her career.[124] Following her on and off relationship with Harmony Korine, which ended in the late 1990s, Sevigny dated British musician Jarvis Cocker, and later Matt McAuley, a member of the noise-rock band A.R.E. Weapons.[125] Sevigny and McAuley ended their eight-year relationship in early 2008.[125] In a 2009 interview, Sevigny reflected on her career, and said she was content with the level of stardom she had maintained: "When I was in my early 20s, I went out with a British pop star, Jarvis Cocker; of course, pop stars have much more celebrity, I think, than actors even. They're really hunted by their fans much more. I remember driving around these remote towns in Wales
Wales
and kids running after us in the street. I was like, 'This is horrible!' And I saw the effect it had on him, and that's when I decided I never wanted to be a celebrity at that level, and I think that's why I've chosen to do the work that I do and just kind of work with directors that I love and try and do work that means something to me."[71] Actor Drew Droege has a web series titled Chloë, which features him in drag, doing impersonations of Sevigny.[126] Filmography[edit] Film[edit]

Key

Denotes films that have not yet been released

Year Title Role Notes

1995 Kids Jennie

1996 Trees Lounge Debbie

1997 Gummo Dot Also costume designer

1998 Palmetto Odette

1998 The Last Days of Disco Alice Kinnon

1999 Boys Don't Cry Lana Tisdel

1999 Julien Donkey-Boy Pearl

1999 A Map of the World Carole Mackessy

2000 American Psycho Jean

2002 Ten Minutes Older

Segment 4: "Int. Trailer. Night."

2002 Demonlover Elise Lipsky

2003 Party Monster Gitsie

2003 Death of a Dynasty Sexy Woman

2003 Dogville Liz Henson

2003 The Brown Bunny Daisy

2003 Shattered Glass Caitlin Avey

2004 Melinda and Melinda Laurel

2005 Manderlay Philomena

2005 Broken Flowers Carmen's Assistant

2005 3 Needles Clara

2006 Lying Megan

2006 Sisters Grace Collier

2007 Zodiac Melanie[69]

2009 The Killing Room Emily Reilly

2009 My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done? Ingrid

2009 Beloved Kim Short film

2010 All Flowers in Time Holly Short film

2010 Beautiful Darling Candy Darling Voice only

2010 Barry Munday Jennifer Farley

2010 Mr. Nice Judy Marks

2013 Lovelace Rebecca

2013 The Wait Emma

2014 Little Accidents Kendra

2014 Electric Slide Charlotte

2014 The Beckoning

Short film

2015 Black Dog, Red Dog Ali

2015 #Horror Alex Cox

2016 Love & Friendship Alicia Johnson

2016 Antibirth Sadie

2016 Look Away Carolyn

2016 Kitty N/A Short film, only director and writer

2017 Golden Exits Alyssa

2017 Beatriz at Dinner Shannon

2017 The Dinner Barbara Lohman

2017 Lean on Pete Bonnie

2017 The Snowman Sylvia Ottersen

2018 Lizzie Lizzie Borden

2018 The True Adventures of Wolfboy Jen In post-production

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes

2000 If These Walls Could Talk
If These Walls Could Talk
2 Amy Television film

2004 Will & Grace Monet Episode: "East Side Story"

2005 Mrs. Harris Lynne Tryforos Television film

2006–2011 Big Love Nicolette Grant 53 episodes

2011 RuPaul's Drag Race Herself 2 episodes

2012 Law & Order: Special
Special
Victims Unit Christine Hartwell Episode: "Valentine's Day"

2012 Hit & Miss Mia 6 episodes

2012 Louie Jeanie Episode: "Looking for Liz/Lilly Changes"

2012 American Horror Story: Asylum Shelley 6 episodes

2013 Portlandia Alexandra 9 episodes

2013 The Mindy Project Christina 6 episodes

2014 Doll & Em Herself 2 episodes

2014 The Switch Sü Phan, Chris Episode: "Pilot"[127]

2014 Those Who Kill Catherine Jensen 10 episodes

2014 The Cosmopolitans Vicky Frasier Episode: "Pilot"

2015–2017 Bloodline Chelsea O'Bannon 24 episodes

2015–2016 American Horror Story: Hotel Dr. Alex Lowe 12 episodes

2016 Dr. Del Brandy Sommers Television film

2017 Comrade Detective Sonya Baciu (voice) 5 episodes

Music videos[edit]

Year Title Role Artist

1992 "Sugar Kane" Girl Sonic Youth

1994 "Big Gay Heart" Girl at Club The Lemonheads

1994 "Autumn" Girl Doug Aitken

1995 "Old Jerusalem" Girl Palace Music

2005 "I Feel Like the Mother of the World" Maid Smog

2008 "Gamma Ray (Version 1)" Dancer Beck

2009 "Any Fun" Skateboarder Coconut Records

2009 "Lazy Slam"

The Slits

2011 "Make Some Noise/Fight For Your Right (Revisited)" Girl[128] Beastie Boys

2009 "It's Only You, Isn't It?" Car Owner Lissy Trullie

Awards and nominations[edit] Main article: List of awards and nominations received by Chloë Sevigny References[edit]

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Boston Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actress

Mary Steenburgen
Mary Steenburgen
(1980) Mona Washbourne
Mona Washbourne
(1981) Jessica Lange
Jessica Lange
(1982) Linda Hunt
Linda Hunt
(1983) Peggy Ashcroft
Peggy Ashcroft
(1984) Anjelica Huston
Anjelica Huston
(1985) Dianne Wiest
Dianne Wiest
(1986) Kathy Baker
Kathy Baker
(1987) Joan Cusack
Joan Cusack
(1988) Brenda Fricker
Brenda Fricker
(1989) Jennifer Jason Leigh
Jennifer Jason Leigh
(1990) Mercedes Ruehl
Mercedes Ruehl
(1991) Judy Davis
Judy Davis
(1992) Rosie Perez
Rosie Perez
(1993) Kirsten Dunst
Kirsten Dunst
(1994) Joan Allen
Joan Allen
(1995) Courtney Love
Courtney Love
(1996) Sarah Polley
Sarah Polley
(1997) Joan Allen
Joan Allen
(1998) Chloë Sevigny
Chloë Sevigny
(1999) Frances McDormand
Frances McDormand
(2000) Cameron Diaz
Cameron Diaz
(2001) Toni Collette
Toni Collette
(2002) Patricia Clarkson
Patricia Clarkson
(2003) Laura Dern/ Sharon Warren (2004) Catherine Keener
Catherine Keener
(2005) Shareeka Epps (2006) Amy Ryan
Amy Ryan
(2007) Penélope Cruz
Penélope Cruz
(2008) Mo'Nique
Mo'Nique
(2009) Juliette Lewis
Juliette Lewis
(2010) Melissa McCarthy
Melissa McCarthy
(2011) Sally Field
Sally Field
(2012) June Squibb (2013) Emma Stone
Emma Stone
(2014) Kristen Stewart
Kristen Stewart
(2015) Lily Gladstone (2016) Laurie Metcalf
Laurie Metcalf
(2017)

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Golden Globe
Golden Globe
Award for Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries or Television Film

Gail Fisher
Gail Fisher
(1970) Sue Ane Langdon
Sue Ane Langdon
(1971) Ruth Buzzi
Ruth Buzzi
(1972) Ellen Corby
Ellen Corby
(1973) Betty Garrett
Betty Garrett
(1974) Hermione Baddeley
Hermione Baddeley
(1975) Josette Banzet (1976) Polly Holliday
Polly Holliday
(1978) Polly Holliday
Polly Holliday
(1979) Valerie Bertinelli/ Diane Ladd
Diane Ladd
(1980) Valerie Bertinelli
Valerie Bertinelli
(1981) Shelley Long
Shelley Long
(1982) Barbara Stanwyck
Barbara Stanwyck
(1983) Faye Dunaway
Faye Dunaway
(1984) Sylvia Sidney
Sylvia Sidney
(1985) Olivia de Havilland
Olivia de Havilland
(1986) Claudette Colbert
Claudette Colbert
(1987) Katherine Helmond
Katherine Helmond
(1988) Amy Madigan
Amy Madigan
(1989) Piper Laurie
Piper Laurie
(1990) Amanda Donohoe (1991) Joan Plowright
Joan Plowright
(1992) Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
(1993) Miranda Richardson
Miranda Richardson
(1994) Shirley Knight
Shirley Knight
(1995) Kathy Bates
Kathy Bates
(1996) Angelina Jolie
Angelina Jolie
(1997) Faye Dunaway/ Camryn Manheim
Camryn Manheim
(1998) Nancy Marchand
Nancy Marchand
(1999) Vanessa Redgrave
Vanessa Redgrave
(2000) Rachel Griffiths
Rachel Griffiths
(2001) Kim Cattrall
Kim Cattrall
(2002) Mary-Louise Parker
Mary-Louise Parker
(2003) Anjelica Huston
Anjelica Huston
(2004) Sandra Oh
Sandra Oh
(2005) Emily Blunt
Emily Blunt
(2006) Samantha Morton
Samantha Morton
(2007) Laura Dern
Laura Dern
(2008) Chloë Sevigny
Chloë Sevigny
(2009) Jane Lynch
Jane Lynch
(2010) Jessica Lange
Jessica Lange
(2011) Maggie Smith
Maggie Smith
(2012) Jacqueline Bisset
Jacqueline Bisset
(2013) Joanne Froggatt
Joanne Froggatt
(2014) Maura Tierney
Maura Tierney
(2015) Olivia Colman
Olivia Colman
(2016) Laura Dern
Laura Dern
(2017)

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Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Female

Anjelica Huston
Anjelica Huston
(1987) Rosanna DeSoto (1988) Laura San Giacomo
Laura San Giacomo
(1989) Sheryl Lee Ralph (1990) Diane Ladd
Diane Ladd
(1991) Alfre Woodard
Alfre Woodard
(1992) Lili Taylor
Lili Taylor
(1993) Dianne Wiest
Dianne Wiest
(1994) Mare Winningham
Mare Winningham
(1995) Elizabeth Peña
Elizabeth Peña
(1996) Debbi Morgan
Debbi Morgan
(1997) Lynn Redgrave
Lynn Redgrave
(1998) Chloë Sevigny
Chloë Sevigny
(1999) Zhang Ziyi
Zhang Ziyi
(2000) Carrie-Anne Moss
Carrie-Anne Moss
(2001) Emily Mortimer
Emily Mortimer
(2002) Shohreh Aghdashloo
Shohreh Aghdashloo
(2003) Virginia Madsen
Virginia Madsen
(2004) Amy Adams
Amy Adams
(2005) Frances McDormand
Frances McDormand
(2006) Cate Blanchett
Cate Blanchett
(2007) Penélope Cruz
Penélope Cruz
(2008) Mo'Nique
Mo'Nique
(2009) Dale Dickey (2010) Shailene Woodley
Shailene Woodley
(2011) Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
(2012) Lupita Nyong'o
Lupita Nyong'o
(2013) Patricia Arquette
Patricia Arquette
(2014) Mya Taylor (2015) Molly Shannon
Molly Shannon
(2016) Allison Janney
Allison Janney
(2017)

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Los Angeles
Los Angeles
Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress

Vanessa Redgrave
Vanessa Redgrave
(1977) Maureen Stapleton
Maureen Stapleton
/ Mona Washbourne
Mona Washbourne
(1978) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(1979) Mary Steenburgen
Mary Steenburgen
(1980) Maureen Stapleton
Maureen Stapleton
(1981) Glenn Close
Glenn Close
(1982) Linda Hunt
Linda Hunt
(1983) Peggy Ashcroft
Peggy Ashcroft
(1984) Anjelica Huston
Anjelica Huston
(1985) Cathy Tyson / Dianne Wiest
Dianne Wiest
(1986) Olympia Dukakis
Olympia Dukakis
(1987) Geneviève Bujold
Geneviève Bujold
(1988) Brenda Fricker
Brenda Fricker
(1989) Lorraine Bracco
Lorraine Bracco
(1990) Jane Horrocks (1991) Judy Davis
Judy Davis
(1992) Anna Paquin
Anna Paquin
/ Rosie Perez
Rosie Perez
(1993) Dianne Wiest
Dianne Wiest
(1994) Joan Allen
Joan Allen
(1995) Barbara Hershey
Barbara Hershey
(1996) Julianne Moore
Julianne Moore
(1997) Joan Allen
Joan Allen
(1998) Chloë Sevigny
Chloë Sevigny
(1999) Frances McDormand
Frances McDormand
(2000) Kate Winslet
Kate Winslet
(2001) Edie Falco
Edie Falco
(2002) Shohreh Aghdashloo
Shohreh Aghdashloo
(2003) Virginia Madsen
Virginia Madsen
(2004) Catherine Keener
Catherine Keener
(2005) Luminița Gheorghiu (2006) Amy Ryan
Amy Ryan
(2007) Penélope Cruz
Penélope Cruz
(2008) Mo'Nique
Mo'Nique
(2009) Jacki Weaver
Jacki Weaver
(2010) Jessica Chastain
Jessica Chastain
(2011) Amy Adams
Amy Adams
(2012) Lupita Nyong'o
Lupita Nyong'o
(2013) Agata Kulesza
Agata Kulesza
(2014) Alicia Vikander
Alicia Vikander
(2015) Lily Gladstone (2016) Laurie Metcalf
Laurie Metcalf
(2017)

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National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actress

Marjorie Rhodes
Marjorie Rhodes
(1967) Billie Whitelaw
Billie Whitelaw
(1968) Siân Phillips
Siân Phillips
/ Delphine Seyrig
Delphine Seyrig
(1969) Lois Smith
Lois Smith
(1970) Ellen Burstyn
Ellen Burstyn
(1971) Jeannie Berlin (1972) Valentina Cortese
Valentina Cortese
(1973) Bibi Andersson
Bibi Andersson
(1974) Lily Tomlin
Lily Tomlin
(1975) Jodie Foster
Jodie Foster
(1976) Ann Wedgeworth (1977) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(1978) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(1979) Mary Steenburgen
Mary Steenburgen
(1980) Maureen Stapleton
Maureen Stapleton
(1981) Jessica Lange
Jessica Lange
(1982) Sandra Bernhard
Sandra Bernhard
(1983) Melanie Griffith
Melanie Griffith
(1984) Anjelica Huston
Anjelica Huston
(1985) Dianne Wiest
Dianne Wiest
(1986) Kathy Baker
Kathy Baker
(1987) Mercedes Ruehl
Mercedes Ruehl
(1988) Anjelica Huston
Anjelica Huston
(1989) Annette Bening
Annette Bening
(1990) Jane Horrocks (1991) Judy Davis
Judy Davis
(1992) Madeleine Stowe
Madeleine Stowe
(1993) Dianne Wiest
Dianne Wiest
(1994) Joan Allen
Joan Allen
(1995) Barbara Hershey
Barbara Hershey
(1996) Julianne Moore
Julianne Moore
(1997) Judi Dench
Judi Dench
(1998) Chloë Sevigny
Chloë Sevigny
(1999) Elaine May
Elaine May
(2000) Helen Mirren
Helen Mirren
(2001) Patricia Clarkson
Patricia Clarkson
(2002) Patricia Clarkson
Patricia Clarkson
(2003) Virginia Madsen
Virginia Madsen
(2004) Amy Adams
Amy Adams
(2005) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(2006) Cate Blanchett
Cate Blanchett
(2007) Hanna Schygulla
Hanna Schygulla
(2008) Mo'Nique
Mo'Nique
(2009) Olivia Williams
Olivia Williams
(2010) Jessica Chastain
Jessica Chastain
(2011) Amy Adams
Amy Adams
(2012) Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence
(2013) Patricia Arquette
Patricia Arquette
(2014) Kristen Stewart
Kristen Stewart
(2015) Michelle Williams (2016) Laurie Metcalf
Laurie Metcalf
(2017)

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Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture

Musical or Comedy (1996–2005, retired)

Debbie Reynolds
Debbie Reynolds
(1996) Joan Cusack
Joan Cusack
(1997) Joan Allen
Joan Allen
(1998) Catherine Keener
Catherine Keener
(1999) Kate Hudson
Kate Hudson
(2000) Maggie Smith
Maggie Smith
(2001) Tovah Feldshuh
Tovah Feldshuh
(2002) Patricia Clarkson
Patricia Clarkson
(2003) Regina King
Regina King
(2004) Rosario Dawson
Rosario Dawson
(2005)

Motion Picture Drama (1996–2005, retired)

Courtney Love
Courtney Love
(1996) Julianne Moore
Julianne Moore
(1997) Kimberly Elise
Kimberly Elise
(1998) Chloë Sevigny
Chloë Sevigny
(1999) Jennifer Ehle
Jennifer Ehle
/ Rosemary Harris
Rosemary Harris
(2000) Jennifer Connelly
Jennifer Connelly
(2001) Edie Falco
Edie Falco
(2002) Maria Bello
Maria Bello
(2003) Gena Rowlands
Gena Rowlands
(2004) Laura Linney
Laura Linney
(2005)

Motion Picture (2006–present)

Jennifer Hudson
Jennifer Hudson
(2006) Amy Ryan
Amy Ryan
(2007) Rosemarie DeWitt
Rosemarie DeWitt
(2008) Mo'Nique
Mo'Nique
(2009) Jacki Weaver
Jacki Weaver
(2010) Jessica Chastain
Jessica Chastain
(2011) Anne Hathaway
Anne Hathaway
(2012) June Squibb (2013) Patricia Arquette
Patricia Arquette
(2014) Alicia Vikander
Alicia Vikander
(2015) Naomie Harris
Naomie Harris
(2016) Lois Smith
Lois Smith
(2017)

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