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Jennifer Grey


Jennifer Grey is an American actress who starred in the film Dirty Dancing (1987) opposite Patrick Swayze, a sleeper hit that would become one of the biggest films of the 1980s. She had previously appeared with Patrick Swayze in John Milius's cold war drama Red Dawn (1984) as 'Toni', one of the 'Wolverines', a group of renegade teenagers fighting ... See full bio »

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Known For

Dirty Dancing
Dirty Dancing Baby Houseman
(1987)
Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Ferris Bueller's Day Off Jeanie Bueller
(1986)
Red Dawn
Red Dawn Toni
(1984)
Bounce
Bounce Janice Guerrero
(2000)

Filmography

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 2018 Duck Duck Goose (post-production)
Edna (voice)
 2017 Untogether (post-production)
Josie
 2008-2014 Phineas and Ferb (TV Series)
Louisa Patel / Mrs. Pierpoint / Additional Voices / ...
- Doof 101/Father's Day (2014) ... Mrs. Pierpoint (voice)
- What a Croc!/Ferb TV (2012) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Phineas and Ferb's Quantum Boogaloo: Parts 1 & 2 (2009) ... Librarian (voice)
 2014 In Your Eyes
Diane
 2013 Kaze tachinu
Mrs. Kurokawa (English version, voice)
 2011 The Bling Ring (TV Movie)
Iris Garvey
 2010 House M.D. (TV Series)
Abbey
 2008/I Keith
Caroline
 2008 Redbelt
Lucy Weiss
 2007 John from Cincinnati (TV Series)
Daphne, Meyer's Fiancée
- His Visit: Day Nine (2007) ... Daphne, Meyer's Fiancée
- His Visit: Day Seven (2007) ... Daphne, Meyer's Fiancée
- His Visit: Day Five (2007) ... Daphne, Meyer's Fiancée
 2006 The Road to Christmas (TV Movie)
Claire Jamison
 2002 Ritual
Alice Dodgson
 2000 Bounce
Janice Guerrero
 1998 Since You've Been Gone (TV Movie)
Patty Reed
 1998 Outrage (TV Movie)
Sally Casey
 1997 The Player (TV Movie)
Stephanie Granatelli
 1997 Red Meat
Candice
 1996 Portraits of a Killer
Elaine Taylor
 1995 Lover's Knot
Megan Forrester
 1995 The West Side Waltz (TV Movie)
Robin Ouiseau
 1995 Fallen Angels (TV Series)
Ginger Allen
- A Dime a Dance (1995) ... Ginger Allen
 1995 Friends (TV Series)
Mindy
 1993 A Case for Murder (TV Movie)
Kate Weldon
 1992/I Wind
Kate Bass
 1990 If the Shoe Fits (TV Movie)
Kelly Carter / Prudence
 1990 Criminal Justice (TV Movie)
Liz Carter
 1990 Murder in Mississippi (TV Movie)
Rita Schwerner
 1988 Gandahar
Airelle (English version, voice)
 1986 The Equalizer (TV Series)
Valerie Jacobs
- A Community of Civilized Men (1986) ... Valerie Jacobs
 1984-1985 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series)
Laura Eller / Carol Schwartz
- Cindy Eller: A Modern Fairy Tale (1985) ... Laura Eller
- The Great Love Experiment (1984) ... Carol Schwartz (as Jenny Grey)
 1985 American Flyers
Leslie
 1984 The Cotton Club
Patsy Dwyer
 1984 Red Dawn
Toni
 1984 Reckless
Cathy Bennario
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Alternate Names:

Jenny Grey

Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)
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Personal Quote:

On the death of Patrick Swayze, she stated, "When I think of him, I think of being in his arms when we were kids, dancing, practicing the lift in the freezing lake, having a blast doing this tiny little movie we thought no one would ever see. He was a real cowboy with a tender heart. Which is why it was not surprising to me that the war he waged on his cancer was so courageous and dignified. ... See more »

Trivia:

Was with Matthew Broderick in a car crash in 1987. She suffered whip-lash, which caused damage to her vertebrate. Has suffered constant pain since then but has recently found some relief with the aid of doctors and exercise. See more »

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