Other credits include the starring role in Divine Secrets of The Ya Ya Sisterhood for first time director Callie Khouri and the lead in the psychological thriller Murder By Numbers, which she also executive produced. Adding to her list of box office hits is Two Weeks Notice which she stars opposite Hugh Grant. The film, which she also produced, grossed over $200 million at the box office. Bullock made her debut as a writer/director with the short film Making Sandwiches, in which she also starred with Matthew McConaughey and which debuted at the 1997 Sundance Film Festival.
Bullock has received numerous awards and nominations for her work, including two Blockbuster Entertainment Awards, three MTV Movie Awards, an American Comedy Award, three People's Choice Awards for Favorite Female Movie Star and two Golden Globe nominations. Additionally, in 2001 and in 1996, Bullock was voted NATO/ShoWest Female Star of the Year.
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Sandra Bullock Facts
|Birth Name||Sandra Annette Bullock|
|Birthday||July 26, 1964 (59)|
|Birthplace||Arlington, Virginia, USA|
|Height||5' 7½" (1m71) How tall is Sandra Bullock compared to you?|
|Awards||2010 Academy Awards: Best Actress (for The Blind Side)|
|2010 Golden Globe Awards: Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama (for The Blind Side)|
|2010 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Best Female Actor in a Leading Role (for The Blind Side)|
|1995 MTV Movie Awards: Best Female Performance (for Speed)|
|1995 MTV Movie Awards: Best On-Screen Duo (for Speed)|
|1995 MTV Movie Awards: Most Desirable Female (for Speed)|
|The Blind Side|
|The Prince of Egypt|
|Speed 2: Cruise Control|