Fictional Characters The Best Cate Blanchett Characters  

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We’re ranking Cate Blanchett’s all-time best characters. The Australian actress started her career on stage and gained worldwide attention for her breakthrough role as Elizabeth 1 of England in 1998’s Elizabeth.

From playing the royal (and beautiful) elf Galadriel in Lord of the Rings to Thor's evil sister Hela in Thor: Ragnarok, Blanchett’s acting career is as diverse as it gets. She’s also no stranger to comedy, as films like Oceans’ 8 and Hot Fuzz can attest. Which of Blanchett’s characters is your favorite?

Vote up Cate Blanchett’s best characters to see which role tops the list. And if your favorite character is missing, add them to the list below.

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14 4
Galadriel is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
The Hobbit: There and Back Again, The Lord of the Rings, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

2001, 2002, 2003

2
11 4
Daisy Fuller is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
Daisy Fuller The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

2008

3
7 1
Lady Tremaine is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
Cinderella III: A Twist in Time, Cinderella, Cinderella II: Dreams Come True

2015

4
8 2
Lucinda Leplastrier is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
Lucinda Leplastrier Oscar and Lucinda

1997

5
8 3
Rosie is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
Rosie Parklands

1996

6
8 4
Katharine Houghton Hepburn is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
Katharine Houghton Hepburn The Aviator

2004

7
6 2
Susan Macarthy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
Susan Macarthy Paradise Road

1997

8
8 5
Meredith Logue is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
Meredith Logue The Talented Mr. Ripley

1999

9
5 2
Petal Quoyle is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
Petal Quoyle The Shipping News

2001

10
3 0
Carol Aird is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
Carol Aird Carol

2015

11
3 0
Jasmine French is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
Jasmine French Blue Jasmine

2013

12
7 5
Hela is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
Thor: Ragnarok

2017

13
5 3
Lola is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
The Man Who Cried

2000

14
5 3
Lizzie is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
Lizzie Thank God He Met Lizzie

1997

15
3 1
Magdalena Gilkeson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
Magdalena Gilkeson The Missing

2003

16
2 0
Mary Mapes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
Mary Mapes Truth

2015

17
2 0
Kate Wheeler is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
Kate Wheeler Bandits

2001

18
2 0
Philippa is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
Philippa Heaven

2002

19
7 6
Queen Elizabeth I is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
Elizabeth I, The Virgin Queen, Elizabeth R

1998

20
5 4
Annabelle Wilson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
Annabelle Wilson The Gift

2000

21
5 4
Connie Falzone is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
Connie Falzone Pushing Tin

1999

22
5 4
Julie-Anne is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
Julie-Anne Bangers

1999

23
4 3
Charlotte Gray is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
Charlotte Gray

2001

24
4 3
Veronica Guerin is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
Veronica Guerin Veronica Guerin

2003

25
3 2
Lena Brandt is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cate Blanchett Characters
Lena Brandt The Good German

2006