Diane Keaton

Birth Day January 5th, 1946
Birth Place Los Angeles, California, US
Age 78 Years Old
Zodiac Sign Capricorn

Diane Keaton Biography

An American actress and filmmaker, Diane Hall Keaton is better known as Diane Keaton. She is well recognized for her idiosyncratic personality and dressing style, Keaton has received an Academy Award, a BAFTA Award, two Golden Globe Awards, and the AFI Life Achievement Award. She started her career on stage and made her screen debut as an extra in "Lovers and Other Strangers" (1970). She came to fame after her role as Kay Adams-Corleone in The Godfather (1972), a role she reprised in its sequels The Godfather Part II (1974) and The Godfather Part III (1990). She became an opponent of plastic surgery and a blogger for "The Huffington Post". She won a Golden Globe in 2004 for her role in Something's Gotta Give. She made her television show debut on "The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson" in 1969". Scroll down to read Diane's Full Biography, Life Story, Age, Interesting Facts, Family, Wiki, Net Worth, Personal Life, & more.

Famous For

  • Being an American actress and filmmaker. 
  • For her idiosyncratic personality and dressing style.
  • For her role as Kay Adams-Corleone in The Godfather (1972), a role she reprised in its sequels The Godfather Part II (1974) and The Godfather Part III (1990). 

Diane Keaton, a famous actress

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Diane Keaton Early Life

On 5th January 1946, Diane Keaton took birth with the real name or full name of Diane Hall Keaton in Los Angeles, California, U.S (birth nation/hometown). She holds an American nationality and she is of mixed ethnicity. Similarly, she is an Atheist by religion and her race is white. She happily celebrates her birthday on the 5th January of every year and she has celebrated her 75th birthday as of 2021. Her star sign is Capricorn as per her birth date. Her mother, Dorothy Deanne (nee Keaton; 1921-2008), was a homemaker and amateur photographer; her father, John Newton Ignatius "Jack" Hall (1922-1990), was a real estate broker and civil engineer. Her siblings are Randy Hall (Younger Brother), Robin Hall (Younger Sister), Dorrie Hall (Younger Sister). Keaton is a 1964 graduate of Santa Ana High School in Santa Ana, California as she later began studying acting at the Neighborhood Playhouse in New York City. 

Diane Keaton Career

  • Diane Keaton commenced her acting career in "Lovers and Other Strangers" (1970) and was nominated for a Tony Award for "Play It Again" however she won the Academy Award for Best Actress in Allen's romantic comedy "Annie Hall" in 1977.
  • Her first excursion into the thriller and action genre, "The Little Drummer Girl" was released in 1984 as well as she received positive reviews for her performance in "Mrs. Soffel".
  • She then rose to fame casting as Kay Adams, the girlfriend and eventual wife of Michael Corleone (played by Al Pacino) in Francis Ford Coppola's 1972 film "The Godfather".
  • Analogously, she has starred in several films and series like "Crimes of the Heart", "Baby Boom", "The Godfather Part II", "Manhattan Murder Mystery", and many others.
  • As well, she directed and edited her first feature film, "Heaven", a documentary about the possibility of an afterlife in 1987, and reprised her role of Kay Adams in 1990's "The Godfather Part III".
  • She then released her first theatrically narrative film, "Unstrung Heroes" in 1995 whereas her most successful film of the decade was the 1996 comedy "The First Wives Club". 
  • Keaton's first film of 2000 was "Hanging Up" which rated poorly with critics and grossed a modest US$36 million at the North American box office whereas her first major hit since 1996 came in 2003's "Something's Gotta Give". 
  • Later, she joined the production of the comedy-drama "Darling Companion" in fall 2010 which was released in 2012 as well as starred in "And So It Goes" and "5 Flights Up" in 2014.
  • Keaton's only film of 2015 was "Love the Coopers" as she voiced amnesiac fish Dory's mother in Disney and Pixar's "Finding Dory" (2016).
  • Her other project of 2016 was the HBO eight-part series "The Young Pope", in which she plays a nun as well as appeared opposite Brendan Gleeson in the British dramedy film "Hampstead" in 2017.
  • Also, her only project of 2018 was "Book Club" however she starred in the comedy "Poms" as a woman dying of cancer in 2019.
  • Moreover, she can be seen in numerous television and films such as "Rod Serling's Night Gallery", "The F.B.I.", "And So It Goes", "Something's Gotta Give", "Baby Boom", "Mrs. Soffel", "I Will, I Will... for Now".
  • In addition, she has appeared in "Father of the Bride, Part 3(ish)" and in "Love, Weddings & Other Disasters" in 2020.

Diane Keaton as Kay Adams-Corleone in The Godfather

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Diane Keaton Awards, and Honours

  • AARP Movies for Grownups Awards for Best Actress
  • Academy Awards for Best Actress
  • BAFTA Awards Best Actress in a Leading Role
  • David di Donatello Awards for Best Foreign Actress
  • Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress in a Motion Picture -Comedy or Musical
  • National Board of Review Awards for Best Acting by an Ensemble

Diane Keaton Filmography


  • 1970 Lovers and Other Strangers
  • 1971 Men of Crisis: The Harvey Wallinger Story
  • 1973 Sleeper
  • 1982 Shoot the Moon
  • 1986 Crimes of the Heart
  • 1988 The Good Mother
  • 1997 The Only Thrill
  • 2003 Something's Gotta Give
  • 2012 Darling Companion
  • 2018 Book Club
  • 2019 Poms


  • 1977 The Godfather Saga
  • 1992 Running Mates
  • 1997 Northern Lights
  • 2001 Sister Mary Explains It All
  • 2002 Crossed Over
  • 2006 Surrender, Dorothy
  • 2003 On Thin Ice
  • 2011 Tilda
  • 2019 Green Eggs and Ham

Diane Keaton Personal Life 

Reflecting on Diane Keaton's personal life, she is an unmarried woman. She has had several romantic associations with noted entertainment industry personalities. She was in a romantic relationship with Al Pacino, Warren Beatty, Woody Allen, and many others. Keaton said of being older and unmarried in July 2001, "I don't think that because I'm not married it's made my life any less. That old maid myth is garbage." Keaton has two adopted children, daughter Dexter (adopted 1996) and son Duke (2001). Furthermore, talking about her sexual orientation, she is straight.

Diane Keaton with her adopted kids

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Diane Keaton Net Worth 

Moving towards Diane Keaton's net worth, she has a worth of around $100 million as of 2020. She has earned a fine amount of money from her career as her major source of income is from her acting career. She also gains a handsome amount of salary too which is also in millions of dollars per year. Additionally, she has done endorsement work for several brands such as Hour After Hour deodorant (1970), L'Oreal Paris (2005), AMC Rebel automobile (1968).

Diane Keaton Body Measurement

Diane Keaton is a beautiful and adaptable woman who stands at an ideal height of 5 ft 6.5 in or 169 cm with a balanced weight of around 56 kg or 123.5 lbs. Diane still manages to stay fit at her age. She walks on the treadmill and ensures that she maintain a healthy lifestyle whereas she has kept her body maintained at this age too which is so outstanding. Graceful Diane has blonde hair and green eyes color as her body build type is average.

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