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Overview (4)

Date of Birth 7 March 1980Watchung, New Jersey, USA
Birth NameLaura H. Prepon
Nicknames Pre
Snaps
Height 5' 10" (1.78 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Laura Prepon was born on March 7, 1980, in Watchung, New Jersey. Her father, Michael, died in 1994. Her mother's name is Marjorie. Laura is the youngest of five children--she has a brother named Brad and three sisters: Danielle, Jocelyn, and Stephanie. She attended Watchung Hills Regional High School. She studied at the Total Theater Lab in New York City, where she appeared in numerous theatrical presentations.

She started studying acting at the young age of 15 as well as dancing--ballet, jazz, and modern. She also played soccer and other sports. Before acting became her profession, she was a model, working in Paris, Milan, and elsewhere in Europe.

Laura resides in Watchung when not filming in Los Angeles. She loves sneakers and vintage clothes. Her favorite book is 'The Hobbit' by J.R.R. Tolkien.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Ryan McIntosh

Trivia (20)

Hobbies include horseback riding, gymnastics, ice skating, ballet, tennis, golf, and playing the piano.
Resides in Watchung, New Jersey, when not filming in Los Angeles.
She and her fellow That '70s Show (1998) castmates Topher Grace (Eric) and Danny Masterson (Hyde) have made guest appearances on King of the Hill (1997), but not in the same episode.
Ranked #84 in Stuff magazine's "102 Sexiest Women In The World" (2002)
Her father was from a Russian Jewish family. Her mother has Irish, English, and German ancestry.
Hated the Catholic school girl uniform she had to wear during the fifth season of That '70s Show (1998).
Due to the seven inch height difference between her and co-star Mila Kunis on That '70s Show (1998), Laura and Mila were often filmed sitting down so that they could appear in the frame together. At other times, Mila wore platform shoes to give herself four extra inches.
Is very proud of being a New Jersey native.
Said her favorite actor is probably Harrison Ford.
Lived with actor Christopher Masterson. He is the brother of her That '70s Show (1998) co-star Danny Masterson.
Is a natural brunette. She was asked by producers of That '70s Show (1998) to dye her hair red for the role of "Donna Pinciotti". Later in the show, in 2005, she dyed her hair blonde for a movie role playing the part of a serial killer. The producers of That '70s Show (1998) liked it, and asked her to keep it. Laura later decided she liked it, and has been blonde ever since.
Named #77 on the Maxim magazine "Hot 100 of 2005" list.
Was featured as #50 in Maxim Magazine's "Hot 100 of 2002" supplement. (2002)
Has attended U.F.C. shows.
She invested in "Card Player Magazine" with her ex-boyfriend Christopher Masterson and his brother Danny Masterson.
Her mother is a high school teacher. One of her sisters is a lawyer.
Used to be a ballet dancer.
Her last name is officially pronounced "Pre-PAWN".
She is the youngest of 5 children. She has 3 sisters (Jocelyn, Stephanie and Danielle) and 1 brother. (Brad).
Was a Cheerleader in 8th grade.

Personal Quotes (7)

I'm not a sun person.
I don't like wearing '70s clothes at all.
I'm a Jersey girl and proud of it.
When people meet me, they think I'm going to be outgoing, but I like things low- key. I don't like people to think I'm bragging.
Even in real life, I'd rather hang out with guys.
I'm the tomboy so I got to be a little butch.
I never wear makeup. When I wear makeup on the show I take it off as soon as I can. I just like the au natural thing.

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