- Antonia Collette
- Blacktown, New South Wales, Australia
- November 1, 1972
Toni Collette is an Australian actress and musician, known for her acting work on stage, television and film. Collette's acting career began in the early 1990s with comedic roles in films such as Spotswood aka The Efficiency Expert (1992) and Muriel's Wedding (1994). Following her performances in Emma (1996) and The Boys (1998), Collette achieved international recognition as a result of her Academy Award-nominated portrayal of Lynn Sear in The Sixth Sense (1999). She has appeared in thrillers such as Shaft (2000) and Changing Lanes (2002) and independent comedy films like About a Boy (2002), Connie and Carla (2004), In Her Shoes (2005) and Little Miss Sunshine (2006). In 2012 she appeared in the films Hitchcock and Mental.