Diane Colleen Lane is an American actress who works in the English film, theatre and television industries. She began acting professionally at the age of six at the La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club in New York, where she appeared in a production of Medea in 1971. She made her movie debut in 1979 in the film A Little Romance, and her television debut in 1981 in Great Performances.
The television shows that Diane has featured in are Great Performances (1981), Child Bride of Short Creek (TV Film-1981), Miss All-American Beauty (1982), Lonesome Dove (1989), Descending Angel (TV Film-1990), Fallen Angels (Guest Appearance-1993), Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All (TV Film-1994), A Streetcar Named Desire (TV Film-1995), Grace & Glorie (1998), The Virginian (2000), Cinema Verite (2011), The Romanoffs (2018), and House of Cards (2018). She will also star in the 2020 television series Y.
1979 TO 1990:
Diane Lane has featured in over 50 movies, and after making her debut in 1979 with A Little Romance, she went on to star in Touched by Love (1980), Cattle Annie and Little Britches (1981), National Lampoon's Movie Madness (1982), Six Pack (1982), Ladies and Gentlemen, The Fabulous Stains (1982), The Outsiders (1983), Rumble Fish (1983), Streets of Fire (1984), The Cotton Club (1984), Lady Beware (1987), The Big Town (1987), Priceless Beauty (1988), and Vital Signs (1990).
1992 TO 2006:
In 1992, Diane starred in four movies, namely, Knight Moves, My New Gun, The Setting Sun, and Chaplin. She followed them with Indian Summer (1993), Judge Dredd (1995), Wild Bill (1995), Jack (1996), Mad Dog Time (1996), The Only Thrill (1997), Murder at 1600 (1997), Gunshy (1998), A Walk on the Moon (1999), My Dog Skip (2000), The Perfect Storm (2000), The Glass House (2001), Hardball (2001), Unfaithful (2002), Under the Tuscan Sun (2003), Fierce People (2005), Must Love Dogs (2005), and Hollywoodland (2006).
2008 TO 2019:
Diane starred in three movies in 2008, namely, Untraceable, Jumper, and Nights in Rodanthe. She followed them with Killshot (2009), Secretariat (2010), Man of Steel (2013), Every Secret Thing (2014), Inside Out (Voice-2015), Trumbo (2015), Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016), Paris Can Wait (2017), Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House (2017), Justice League (2017), Tully (2018), and Serenity (2019). She will next be seen in the movie Let Him Go.
Diane Lane was born on January 22, 1965 in New York City to Burton Eugene Lane and Colleen Leigh Farrington. She was married to actor Christopher Lambert with whom she has a daughter, and after they divorced, she married actor Josh Brolin. Her marriage to Josh, however, ended in divorce.