Actress Kathy Bates turns 70 on June 28, 2018. Bates has won an Academy Award, two Golden Globes, two Emmy Awards and two SAG Awards, among countless other nominations and achievements. Take a look back at moments through her career so far.
Actress Kathy Bates poses at the 2002 National Board of Review of Motion Pictures awards ceremonies held in New York City on January 14, 2003. Bates receives the Best Supporting Actress award for her work in the film "About Schmidt." File Photo by Ezio Petersen/UPI
From left to right, Bates, Julianne Nicholson and Brittany Murphy pose for pictures at the premiere of "Little Black Book" in New York City on July 21, 2004. Bates plays Kippie Kann in the film. File Photo by Laura Cavanaugh/UPI
From left to right, Bates, Jessica Lange and Joan Allen arrive on the red carpet for the world premiere of "Bonneville" during the Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto on September 11, 2006. Bates plays Margene Cunningham in the film. File Photo by Christine Chew/UPI
From left to right, Bates, Keanu Reeves, Jaden Smith and Jennifer Connelly pose at the New York premiere of their film "The Day the Earth Stood Still" in New York City on December 9, 2008. Bates plays Regina Jackson in the film. File Photo by Ezio Petersen/UPI