June 15, 1963 Helen Hunt born in Culver City, California. Her first role was at age 9 in the 1973 TV movie, Pioneer Woman. Hunt later appeared in the acclaimed medical drama St. Elsewhere and starred opposite Paul Reiser in the sitcom Mad About You, for which she won four Emmys. In 1996, Hunt starred in the box-office hit Twister and in 1997 she won the Best Actress Academy Award for As Good As It Gets.
Helen Hunt, Actress: Mad About You. Helen Hunt began studying acting at the age of eight with her father, respected director and acting coach Gordon Hunt. A year later she made her professional debut and afterwards worked steadily in films, theatre and television.