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Biography #2 (for Holes)Patricia Arquette recently wrapped production on Matthew Bright's Tiptoes, starring opposite Gary Oldman, Matthew McConaughey and Kate Beckinsale. Concurrently, Patricia is also involved in Richard Linklater's 12-Year Movie, in which the life of a boy is shot from the first grade through graduating high school. Her most recent film is Human Nature. In addition, she can also be seen in The Badge opposite Billy Bob Thornton and in Little Nicky opposite Adam Sandler.
Other credits include Martin Scorsese's critically acclaimed Bringing Out the Dead opposite Nicolas Cage, and Rupert Wainwright's Stigmata opposite Gabriel Byrne. In addition, Patricia has appeared in Sean Penn's The Indian Runner, John Madden's Ethan Frome, Tony Scott's True Romance, Tim Burton's Ed Wood, David O. Russell's Flirting With Disaster, John Boorman's Beyond Rangoon, Lost Highway (in a dual role for David Lynch), Nightwatch, Steven Frears' Hi Lo Country, and Roland Jaffe's Goodbye Lover.
Her telefilm credits include Lifetime's Wildflower, directed by Diane Keaton, for which Arquette earned a CableAce Award as Best Lead Actress.
Born in Chicago and raised in Los Angeles, Arquette counts in her family of several actors: her grandfather, Cliff Arquette, was a comedian, best known as TV personality Charlie Weaver; also, her siblings Rosanna, Alexis, Richmond and David are all fellow actors. Her father was actor Lewis Arquette.