Birthplace: New York City
Plummer made a strong movie debut in Cattle Annie and Little Britches (1981, with Burt Lancaster). She won a Tony Award for the lead role in Agnes of God (1982) and has appeared in numerous films, including The World According to Garp (1982), The Fisher King (1991), So I Married an Axe Murderer (1993), and Pulp Fiction (1994). She is the daughter of actors Christopher Plummer and Tammy Grimes.
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