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The talented, unpredictable, opinionated, and uniquely beautiful Jenny Wright was born March 23, 1962 in New York City. Her father was an artist and her mother was a teacher. They instilled a love of the arts and a strong devotion to self education in Jenny at an early age. Her parents later separated, and Jenny moved to Cambridge, New York to live... See full bio »
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 1997 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Trish Taylor
- Upstairs, Downstairs (1997) ... Trish Taylor
 1994 Sirens (TV Series)
Reporter #2
- A Cop First (1994) ... Reporter #2
 1991 Matlock (TV Series)
Ginnie Morell
- The Marriage Counselor (1991) ... Ginnie Morell
 1990 Capital News (TV Movie)
Doreen Duncan
 1990 A Shock to the System
Melanie O'Conner
 1989 Valentino Returns
Sylvia Fuller
 1989 Twister
 1989 Gideon Oliver (TV Series)
- Sleep Well, Professor Oliver (1989) ... Coombs
 1988 The Chocolate War
 1988 Midnight Caller (TV Series)
- Conversations with an Assassin (1988) ... Angel
 1987 Danger Bay (TV Series)
- Protege (1987) ... Leslie
 1987 Crime Story (TV Series)
Pamela Palmer
- The Senator, the Movie Star, and the Mob (1987) ... Pamela Palmer
 1987 Near Dark
 1986 Out of Bounds
Dizz / Darlene
 1984 The Wild Life
 1982 Love, Sidney (TV Series)
- Jan: Part 2 (1982) ... Jan
- Jan: Part 1 (1982) ... Jan
 1981 Nurse (TV Series)
- Best Friends (1981)
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Other Works:

Stage play: Album - Played Peggy, at the Cherry Lane Theatre, New York City, New York, USA

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5 Interviews | 1 Pictorial | See more »

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My whole thing with acting is ... it's like a suit. You put yourself into your pants, or into your dress. You have to fit. See more »


Was involved with Nicolas Cage for two years.

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I, Madman......good or not????? BattousaiX
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Happy Birthday Jenny! You're 45! Vibiana
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