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Jennifer Connelly

Jennifer Connelly was born in the Catskill Mountains, New York, to Ilene (Schuman), a dealer of antiques, and Gerard Connelly, a clothing manufacturer. Her father had Irish and Norwegian ancestry, and her mother was from a Jewish immigrant family. Jennifer grew up in Brooklyn Heights, just across the Brooklyn Bridge from Manhattan, except for the ... See full bio »
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Won 1 Oscar. Another 13 wins & 25 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 American Pastoral (filming)
 2014/I Shelter
 2014 Noah
 2011 The Dilemma
 2009/I 9
#7 (voice)
 2008 Inkheart
 2003 Hulk
Betty Ross
 1996 Far Harbor
 1995 Out There (TV Movie)
Woman in grocery line (uncredited)
 1989 Étoile
Claire Hamilton / Natalie Horvath
 1986 Labyrinth
 1985 Seven Minutes in Heaven
Natalie Becker
 1982 Tales of the Unexpected (TV Series)
The Girl
- Stranger in Town (1982) ... The Girl
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Music video: Appeared in Duran Duran's concert film 'As The Lights Go Down'. See more »

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12 Interviews | 9 Articles | 21 Pictorials | 30 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 6½" (1.69 m)

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I so much enjoy being able to completely allow myself to be consumed by a role, and really grow in the process,once you've done that, it's hard to go back working on things you don't care about. See more »


Enrolled at Yale as an English major, then transferred two years later to Stanford. See more »


Deep sultry voice See more »


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