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Jennifer Jason Leigh

Jennifer Jason Leigh (born February 5, 1962) is an American film and stage actress, best known for her roles in Fast Times at Ridgemont High, Single White Female, Last Exit to Brooklyn, Georgia and Short Cuts. She is also the co-writer and co-director of the film The Anniversary Party, made with fellow actor Alan Cumming. Leigh is known for her emotionally raw and often sexually explicit portrayals of vulnerable and damaged women, and for her intensive method inspired research into her roles. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jennifer Jason Leigh, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Feb 5, 1962 In Hollywood, California, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Angel City 1980-11-12
Latest Project:
movie Vox Lux 2018-12-07
Known For
Poster of Morgan
Poster of The Aviator
Poster of Inside the Actors Studio
Movie Vox Lux 2018-12-07
Movie Annihilation Dr. Ventress 2018-02-22
Series Patrick Melrose Eleanor Melrose 2018-05-12
Movie White Boy Rick Alex Snyder 2018-09-14
Series Atypical Elsa Gardner 2017-08-11
Movie Amityville: The Awakening Joan Walker 2017-07-20
Movie Good Time Corey Ellman 2017-08-11
Movie LBJ Lady Bird Johnson 2017-11-03
Movie Journey to the Oscars Herself 2016-02-26
Movie Morgan Dr. Kathy Grieff 2016-09-01
Movie The Hateful Eight Daisy Domergue 2015-12-25
Movie Anomalisa Lisa Hesselman (voice) 2015-12-30
Movie Me Kelly 2014-05-21
Movie Jake Squared Sheryl 2014-08-15
Movie Welcome to Me Deb Moseley 2014-09-05
Movie The Moment Lee 2013-04-21
Movie The Spectacular Now Sara Keely 2013-08-02
Movie Hateship Loveship Chloe 2013-09-07
Movie Kill Your Darlings Naomi Ginsberg 2013-09-19
Series Take Care of Us, Captain Lydia Johnson 2012-01-04
Series Revenge Kara Wallace Clarke 2011-09-21
Movie Greenberg Beth 2010-03-26
Movie Synecdoche, New York Maria 2008-10-24
Movie Lucky Number Slevin Jill Price-Grey 2006-04-07
Series Coma Pauline 2006-07-21
Movie The Jacket Dr. Beth Lorenson 2005-03-04
Movie Rag Tale Mary Josephine 'MJ' Morton 2005-10-07
Movie The Machinist Stevie 2004-02-09
Movie The Aviator Tempest 2004-12-17
Movie The Whole Ten Yards Amy (voice) 2004-04-07
Movie Palindromes 'Mark' Aviva 2004-09-03
Movie Childstar Suzanne 2004-09-10
Movie Crossed Over Karla Faye Tucker 2002-03-03
Movie Road to Perdition Annie Sullivan 2002-07-12
Movie Hey Arnold! The Movie Bridget 2002-06-28
Movie The Quickie Lisa 2001-06-04
Movie The Anniversary Party Sally Therrian 2001-06-09
Movie The King Is Alive Gina 2000-05-11
Movie eXistenZ Allegra Geller 1999-04-14
Series Mission Hill Unknown 1999-09-24
Series Twitch City Faith 1998-01-19
Series Bubblegum Crisis: Tokyo 2040 Nash 1998-10-08
Movie Thanks of a Grateful Nation Teri Small 1998-05-31
Movie A Thousand Acres Caroline Cook 1997-09-17
Movie Washington Square Catherine Sloper 1997-10-10
Movie Dolores Claiborne Selena St. George 1995-03-24
Movie The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies 1995-06-05
Movie Georgia Sadie Flood 1995-09-30
Movie Would You Kindly Direct Me to Hell?: The Infamous Dorothy Parker 1994-01-01
Movie The Hudsucker Proxy Amy Archer 1994-03-11
Movie Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle Dorothy Parker 1994-09-07
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Movie The Prom Lana 1992-01-01
Movie Backdraft Jennifer Vaitkus 1991-05-24
Movie Crooked Hearts Marriet Hoffman 1991-09-06
Movie Rush Kristen Cates 1991-12-22
Movie Miami Blues Susie Waggoner 1990-04-20
Movie Buried Alive joanna goodman 1990-05-09
Movie Partners in Life Blossom 1990-08-31
Series Round the Twist Lois Kaiser 1989-04-04
Movie Last Exit to Brooklyn Tralala 1989-10-11
Movie Heart of Midnight Carol 1988-11-10
Movie Sister, Sister Lucy Bonnard 1987-09-13
Movie Under Cover Tanille Laroux 1987-12-04
Movie Flesh + Blood Agnes 1985-08-30
Movie Grandview, U.S.A. Candy Webster 1984-08-03
Movie Girls Of The White Orchid Carol Heath 1983-11-28
Movie Fast Times at Ridgemont High Stacy Hamilton 1982-08-13
Movie Wrong Is Right Young Girl 1982-04-16
Movie The First Time Bonnie Dillon 1982-11-08
Movie Eyes of a Stranger Tracy Harris 1981-02-11
Movie The Killing of Randy Webster Amy Wheeler 1981-03-11
Movie The Best Little Girl in the World Casey Powell 1981-05-11
Movie Angel City Kristy Teeter 1980-11-12