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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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Born:
Feb 5, 1962 In Hollywood, California, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
56
First Appeared:
In the movie Wrong Is Right 1982-04-16
Latest Project:
movie Annihilation 2018-02-22
Known For
Poster of Morgan
Poster of The Aviator
Poster of Inside the Actors Studio
Filmography
Movie Annihilation The Psychologist 2018-02-22
Movie Amityville: The Awakening Joan 2017-07-20
Series Atypical Elsa Gardner 2017-08-11
Movie Good Time Corey Ellman 2017-08-11
Movie LBJ Lady Bird Johnson 2017-11-03
Movie Morgan Dr. Kathy Grieff 2016-09-01
Movie Anomalisa Lisa Hesselman (voice) 2015-12-30
Movie The Hateful Eight Daisy Domergue 2015-12-25
Movie Me Kelly 2014-05-21
Movie Welcome to Me Deb Moseley 2014-09-05
Movie Jake Squared Sheryl 2014-08-15
Movie The Moment Lee 2013-04-21
Movie The Spectacular Now Sara Keely 2013-08-02
Movie Kill Your Darlings Naomi Ginsberg 2013-10-04
Movie Hateship Loveship Chloe 2013-09-07
Series The Last Steep Ascent Suzanne 2012-09-17
Series Revenge Kara Wallace Clarke 2011-09-21
Movie Greenberg Beth 2010-03-26
Movie Synecdoche, New York Maria 2008-10-24
Series Coma Pauline 2006-07-21
Movie Rag Tale Mary Josephine 'MJ' Morton 2005-10-07
Movie The Jacket Dr. Beth Lorenson 2005-03-04
Series Weeds Jill Price-Grey 2005-08-07
Movie The Machinist Stevie 2004-02-09
Movie The Aviator Tempest 2004-12-17
Movie Palindromes 'Mark' Aviva 2004-09-03
Movie Crossed Over Karla Faye Tucker 2002-03-03
Movie Hey Arnold! The Movie Bridget 2002-06-28
Movie Road to Perdition Annie Sullivan 2002-07-12
Movie The Quickie Lisa 2001-06-04
Movie The King Is Alive Gina 2000-05-11
Series Mission Hill Unknown 1999-09-24
Movie eXistenZ Allegra Geller 1999-04-14
Series Twitch City Faith 1998-01-19
Movie Thanks of a Grateful Nation Teri Small 1998-05-31
Series バブルガムクライシス TOKYO 2040 Nash 1998-10-08
Series King of the Hill Amy (voice) 1997-01-12
Movie A Thousand Acres Caroline Cook 1997-09-17
Movie Dolores Claiborne Selena St. George 1995-03-24
Movie The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies 1995-06-05
Movie The Hudsucker Proxy Amy Archer 1994-03-11
Movie Would You Kindly Direct Me to Hell?: The Infamous Dorothy Parker 1994-01-01
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Movie Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle Dorothy Parker 1994-09-07
Movie Short Cuts Lois Kaiser 1993-09-05
Movie The Prom Lana 1992-01-01
Movie Rush Kristen Cates 1991-12-22
Movie Partners in Life Blossom 1990-08-31
Movie Miami Blues Susie Waggoner 1990-04-20
Movie The Big Picture Lydia Johnson 1989-09-15
Movie Last Exit to Brooklyn Tralala 1989-10-11
Movie Heart of Midnight Carol 1988-11-10
Movie Flesh + Blood Agnes 1985-08-30
Movie Girls Of The White Orchid Carol Heath 1983-11-28
Movie Wrong Is Right Young Girl 1982-04-16
Movie Fast Times at Ridgemont High Stacy Hamilton 1982-08-13