Lily Gladstone is the first Native American to be Oscar nominated for Best Actress, for her lead role as ‘Mollie’ in Martin Scorsese’s KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON for Apple. Lily won the 2023 Golden Globe for Best Actress in a Drama Motion Picture, and was named Best Actress of 2023 by the New York Film Critics Circle and The National Board of Review.


Lily’s breakout role in Kelly Reichardt's CERTAIN WOMEN, earned her multiple nominations, including Best Supporting Actress at the Independent Spirit Awards and Best Breakthrough Actor at the Gotham Awards. She was named Best Supporting Actress of 2016 by the Los Angeles Critics Film Association. Lily’s recent films include starring turns in both Erica Tremblay’s FANCY DANCE, which premiered at Sundance, and Morissa Maltz's THE UNKNOWN COUNTRY, for which she won Outstanding Lead Performance at the 2023 Gotham Awards.


Other film credits include; Geoff Marslett’s QUANTUM COWBOYS, reuniting with Reichardt in A24’s FIRST COW, Alex and Andrew Smith's WINTER IN THE BLOOD and WALKING OUT, and the award-winning 2020 SXSW selected FREELAND.


Lily appears as ‘Hokti’ in Sterlin Harjo’s acclaimed FX series “Reservation Dogs" and will soon star in Samir Mehta and Quinn Shephard’s limited series “Under the Bridge" opposite Riley Keough for HULU. Other Television includes a recurring role on Showtime’s “Billions.” Lily also comes from a theater background, with credits including work at Yale Repertory Theater, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Montana Repertory Theater, and New York's The New Group.


Lily is next set to star in Charlie Kaufman’s adaptation of the acclaimed novel, THE MEMORY POLICE for director Reed Morano.

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