Played the title role in "Sunshine" by William Mastrosimone
- Circle Repertory Theatre, New York (Dec 1989 to February 1990).
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5' 3" (1.6 m)
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[1992, on Backdraft
(1991)] Ron Howard
was incredibly generous and patient with me. He pursued me with this role. And I failed him. Everybody had been telling me for so long that I should stop playing women who go through grueling experiences, but there was no place for me in that character. It taught me that I can't take a role I don't really connect with.
After reading the script for the movie Backdraft
(1991), Jennifer reportedly told its director, Ron Howard
, that she wished that she could be the fire because it has the best part.