Kathleen lived with her foreign-diplomat father and family in Canada, Cuba, Venezuela, England and Washington DC (before reaching the age of 17).
Kathleen's nose was broken while filming V.I. Warshawski (1991)
Kathleen attended the Central School of Speech and Drama in London.
Kathleen was nominated for Broadway's 1990 Tony Award as Best Actress in a Play for portraying Maggie the Cat in a revival of Tennessee Williams' Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.
Kathleen Astrological sign is Gemini.
Kathleen was a member of the jury at the Cannes Film Festival in 2004.
Kathleen's father's name was Allen Richard Turner.
Kathleen was married to New York real-estate mogul Jay Weiss from 1984–2005.
Kathleen lived with agent David Guc from 1977–1982.
Kathleen won the L.A. Film Critics Association Award for Best Actress for Ken Russell's Crimes of Passion.
Kathleen received two Golden Globe awards, both for Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture for Romancing the Stone and Prizzi's Honor.
Kathleen was nominated for an Oscar for best actress in 1987 for her role in Peggy Sue Got Married.
Kathleen was a gymnast as a teenager.
Kathleen has two brothers and a sister.
Kathleen's daughter Rachel Ann Weiss was born October 14 th 1987
Kathleen's trade mark is her husky voice.
Kathleen's father, Richard, was a foreign service diplomat who was imprisoned by the Japanese during WWII.
Kathleen checked herself into Marworth in Waverly, Pennsylvania for alcohol abuse (December 3 rd 1999).
Kathleen recieved a lifetime achievement award from the Savannah College of Art and Design at the Savannah Film Festival in October 2004.
Kathleen was immortalized in the 1980s song, The Kiss of Kathleen Turner by Falco.
Kathleen was chosen by Empire magazine in 1995 as one of the 100 Sexiest Stars in film history (#73).
Kathleen suffers from rheumatoid arthritis.
Kathleen spoke the voice of Jessica Rabbit in the toon-noir Who Framed Roger Rabbit? (uncredited)
Kathleen is fluent in Spanish.
Kathleen Turner: There's something so muffled about the way you experience things. It's as if you were trying to slip through life unchanged.
Kathleen Tuner: Being a sex symbol has to do with an attitude, not looks. Most men think it's looks, most women know otherwise.
Kathleen Turner: I know there are nights when I have power, when I could put on something and walk in somewhere, and if there is a man who doesn't look at me, it's because he's gay.