Haar filmdebuut volgde in 1986 als Lori Stanton in de misdaadkomedie Hollywood Vice Squad.
And on top of the Globes win came the news of her engagement to the 33-year-old actor Ben Foster, who got his break in Six Feet Under and stars in the recent film Lone Survivor. We’ve been together ever since the first date.” Wright looks like a woman who has found new self-confidence.
De twee leerden elkaar kennen op de set van het gangster-epos State of Grace (1990).
Het stel kreeg twee kinderen, een dochter in 1991 en een zoon in 1993.
“It’s surreal,” she says, settling into a chair in the corner of a Los Angeles photo-studio, the disbelief etched on her face. There’s the cropped hair (“I can’t imagine going back to long hair.
She removes a ring on the third finger of her left hand to reveal a small letter “B” tattooed beneath. Cutting it was the greatest thing I ever did”), the no-nonsense demeanour, the firm handshake, and an infectious ebullience. If you’re putting out negativity, then you’re going to retrieve that same sentiment. I don’t think there was much joy coming back to me before, because I wasn’t putting much out,” she insists.