Juliette Lewis is an American actress and singer, born on June 21, 1973, in Los Angeles, California. She began her acting career in the late 1980s, and quickly gained attention for her performances in a number of notable films, including "Cape Fear" and "Natural Born Killers".
Lewis continued to work steadily throughout the 1990s and 2000s, appearing in a variety of films and television shows. Some of her other notable roles include "What's Eating Gilbert Grape", "The Basketball Diaries", and "Old School". She has also had a successful career as a musician, performing as the lead vocalist for the band Juliette and the Licks.
Throughout her career, Lewis has received numerous awards and nominations for her work, including an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress for her role in "Cape Fear". She has also been recognized for her activism, particularly her work in support of animal rights and environmental causes.
Lewis is known for her distinctive style and often portrays quirky and unconventional characters on screen. Her performances have been praised for their intensity and authenticity, and she is widely regarded as one of the most talented actresses of her generation.