Anjelica Huston (/ˈhjuːstən/; born July 8, 1951) is an American actress, director, producer, author, and former fashion model. Huston became the third generation of her family to receive an Academy Award, when she won Best Supporting Actress for her performance in 1985's Prizzi's Honor, joining her father, director John Huston, and grandfather, actor Walter Huston. She received further Academy Award nominations for Enemies: A Love Story (1989) and The Grifters (1990).
Huston received BAFTA nominations for her work in the Woody Allen films Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989) and Manhattan Murder Mystery (1993). Among her other roles, she starred in Nicholas Roeg's 1990 film adaptation of Roald Dahl's The Witches, and received Golden Globe nominations for her portrayal of Morticia Addams in The Addams Family (1991) and its sequel. Subsequent film roles have included Buffalo '66, Ever After (both 1998), Blood Work (2002), Daddy Day Care (2003), Seraphim Falls (2006), Choke (2008),50/50 (2011), and The Cleanse (2016). She has frequently collaborated with director Wes Anderson, including The Royal Tenenbaums(2001) and The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004). On television, she has had recurring roles on Medium (2008–09) and Transparent (2015–16), and a received a Gracie Award for her portrayal of Eileen Rand on Smash (2012–13).
Huston made her directional debut with the 1996 film Bastard out of Carolina. This was followed by Agnes Browne (1999), in which she also starred. She has written two memoirs: A Story Lately Told and Watch Me.