Jennifer Jason Leigh
Jennifer Jason Leigh

Gender

Female

Known Credits

32

Jennifer Jason Leigh

Date of Birth: Feb 05, 1962

Birthplace:  Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA

 

 

Biography

Jennifer Jason Leigh was born Jennifer Lee Morrow in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of writer Barbara Turner and actor Vic Morrow. Her father was of Russian Jewish descent and her mother was of Austrian Jewish ancestry. She is the sister of Carrie Ann Morrow and half-sister of actress Mina Badie. Jennifers parents divorced when she was two. Jennifer worked in her first film at the age of nine, in a nonspeaking role for the film Death of a Stranger (The Spy Who Never Was (1976)).

Known For

Filmography

Atypical

Atypical

as Elsa

2017

Annihilation

Annihilation

as The Psychologist

2017

Morgan

Morgan

as Dr. Kathy Grieff

2016

The Hateful Eight

The Hateful Eight

as Daisy Domergue

2016

Anomalisa

Anomalisa

as Lisa (voice)

2016

The Spectacular Now

The Spectacular Now

as Sara Keely

2013

The Quickie

The Quickie

as Lisa

2013

Weeds

Weeds

as Jill Price-Grey

2005

The Machinist

The Machinist

as Stevie

2004

Palindromes

Palindromes

as 'Mark' Aviva

2004

In the Cut

In the Cut

as Pauline

2003

Road to Perdition

Road to Perdition

as Annie Sullivan

2002

The Anniversary Party

The Anniversary Party

as Sally Therrian

2001

eXistenZ

eXistenZ

as Allegra Geller

1999

Disney's Hercules

Disney's Hercules

as Tempest

1998

The Hudsucker Proxy

The Hudsucker Proxy

as Amy Archer

1994

Single White Female

Single White Female

as Hedra 'Hedy' Carlson

1992

The Prom

The Prom

as Lana

1992

Miami Blues

Miami Blues

as Susie Waggoner

1990

Under Cover

Under Cover

as Tanille Laroux

1987

Flesh + Blood

Flesh + Blood

as Agnes

1985

Fast Times at Ridgemont High

Fast Times at Ridgemont High

as Stacy Hamilton

1982