Academy Award®-nominated and Golden Globe-winning actress Chloë Sevigny will next be seen in Hit and Miss, a six-part mini-series airing on the UK’s Sky TV and on DIRECTV in the US. Created by Paul Abbot, (Shameless), Sevigny plays “Mia,” a transgender assassin who takes on family life after her former wife dies.
Sevigny will take to the stage in June for Abigail/1702, a new play by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa. The play follows Abigail Williams, 10 years after she had accused half the women in her town of being witches, during the Salem witch trials. Believing herself responsible for their deaths, she is now living in Boston under an assumed name and trying to atone for her sins. The play, directed by David Esbjornson, will be at the New York Stage and Film in June.
Sevigny recently completed a cameo appearance in the much talked about biopic Lovelace. Sevigny plays a feminist reporter who questions Linda Lovelace’s life decisions in the porn industry. The film is directed by Ron Epstein.
In 2011, Sevigny completed production on The Wait, which was written and directed by M. Blash (Lying). She stars with Jena Malone playing two sisters who decide to keep their deceased mother in the house after being told she will come back to life.
Sevigny recently completed five seasons on the critically acclaimed and highly popular HBO series Big Love. As everyone knows, Sevigny played the wickedly delicious “Nikki,” daughter of the prophet and second wife to Bill Henderson (Bill Paxton). The Golden Globe® nominated series was created by Mark Olsen and Will Scheffer and produced by Tom Hanks' and Gary Goetzman’s Playtone Entertainment. Sevigny won the 2010 Golden Globe for the performance.
Some of her past films include: Mr. Nice, Melinda and Melinda, Dogville, Demon Lover, Shattered Glass, Party Monster, Boys Don’t Cry, What the Butler Saw, A Map of the World, American Psycho, Julien: Donkey Boy, Kids, Trees Lounge, Gummo (Sevigny also served as costume designer) and The Last Days of Disco.
In addition to films and television, Sevigny’s fourth fashion collection recently sold out worldwide under the label: Chloë Sevigny for Opening Ceremony.
Sevigny has been the face of many fashion and cosmetic brands including: the French fashion house Chloe, Miu Miu, Louis Vuitton, the Gap, MAC Cosmetics, Uniqlo, Tomboy and H&M.
Sevigny lives in New York City.