She studied English at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She received an Academy Award for her role in Working Girl & another for her role in In and Out.She married Dick Burke in 1993 and the couple had two sons together: Dylan and Miles.
Rebecca Romijn and John Cusack were rumored to be an item after she announced her separation from hubby. Amerykański aktor, scenarzysta i producent filmowy. But the childhood home of Hollywood stars John and Joan Cusack childhood home has sold for. S also a former Brad Pitt girlfriend, and current wife of Dougray Scott. Following a negative experience during the making of the Steve Martin comedy My Blue Heaven (1990), Cusack decided to abandon Hollywood in favor of Chicago, where she spent the next few years concentrating more on her family than on her acting career. She received Academy Award nominations for Best Supporting Actress for her roles in the films Working Girl and In & Out as well as one Golden Globe nomination for her performance in the latter. Robinson With Michelle Trachtenberg, Kim Cattrall, Trevor Blumas, joan Cusack. With Hayley Mills, Maurice Chevalier, George Sanders, ... Wilson, Maria Colavito, Djoymi Baker Jessie: Joan Cusack (Mary Kay Bergman, yodeling voice). Gradually getting better supporting work in such films as Broadcast News (1987) and Married to the Mob (1988), Cusack had her screen breakthrough in Working Girl (1988), earning a Best Supporting Actress Oscar nomination for her role as Melanie Griffith's street-smart best friend.More strong notices followed in 1989 for Cusack's work in the drama Men Don't Leave, in which she played a nurse who helps get Jessica Lange's life back on track after her husband's death.