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Jennifer Garner, who catapulted into stardom with her lead role on the television series Alias (2001), has come a long way from her birthplace of Houston, Texas. Raised in Charleston, West Virginia by her mother, Patricia Ann (English), a retired teacher of English, and her father, William John Garner, a former chemical engineer, Jennifer was the ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 10 wins & 47 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 Nine Lives (filming)
 2016 Miracles from Heaven (post-production)
Christy Beam
 2014/I Draft Day
 2012 Serena (Short)
 2011 Butter
 2011/I Arthur
 2008 Great Performances (TV Series)
- Cyrano de Bergerac (2008) ... Roxane
 2005 Elektra
 2004 13 Going on 30: Bloopers (Video short)
Jenna Rink (uncredited)
 2004 The Animated Alias: Tribunal (Video short)
Sydney Bristow (voice)
 2004 Alias (Video Game)
Agent Sydney Bristow (voice)
 1998-2002 Felicity (TV Series)
Hannah Bibb
- The Fugue (1999) ... Hannah Bibb
- Thanksgiving (1998) ... Hannah Bibb
 2001 Pearl Harbor
Nurse Sandra
 1999 The Pretender (TV Series)
Billie H. Vaughn / Dupree
- Pool (1999) ... Billie H. Vaughn / Dupree
 1998 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
- Dreams (1998) ... Sally
 1998 1999
 1998 Significant Others (TV Series)
- The Plan (1998) ... Nell
- The Next Big Thing (1998) ... Nell
- Pilot (1998) ... Nell
- The Shoot ... Nell
 1997 In Harm's Way (Short)
 1997 The Player (TV Movie)
Celia Levison
 1997 Mr. Magoo
Stacey Sampanahoditra
 1997 Deconstructing Harry
Woman in Elevator
 1997 Rose Hill (TV Movie)
Mary Rose Clayborne / Victoria Elliot at 17
 1996 Spin City (TV Series)
- The Competition (1996) ... Becky
 1996 Law & Order (TV Series)
- Aftershock (1996) ... Jaime
 1996 Dead Man's Walk (TV Mini-Series)
Clara Forsythe
 1996 Swift Justice (TV Series)
- No Holds Barred (1996) ... Allison
 1996 Harvest of Fire (TV Movie)
Sarah Troyer
 1995 Zoya (TV Movie)
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Other Works:

TV commercial, portraying her Sydney Bristow character in an Alias (2001) spoof in a promotion for ABC's NFL Monday Night Football (1970). See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 11 Interviews | 20 Articles | 10 Pictorials | 33 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Jennifer Affleck | Jennifer


5' 8" (1.73 m)

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I have this internal battle between, I need to work, I need to work, I need to work and I need to be home with my kids. And the kids win. See more »


Is a trained ballerina who initially left dance for theater acting. See more »


Long brown hair and brown eyes See more »

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