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Penny Chenery (1922–2017)

Penny Chenery was born on January 27, 1922 in New Rochelle, New York, USA as Helen Bates Chenery. She was an actress and producer, known for Secretariat (2010), Penny & Red: The Life of Secretariat's Owner (2013) and ESPN 25: Who's #1? (2004). She was married to John Bayard Tweedy and Lennart Ringquist. She died on September 16, 2017 in ... See full bio »

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Secretariat Preakness Spectator
ESPN 25: Who's #1?
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 2010 Secretariat
Preakness Spectator (uncredited)
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 2013 Penny & Red: The Life of Secretariat's Owner (Documentary) (executive producer)
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 2010 Secretariat (consultant)
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 2001 Science Times (TV Series documentary) (special thanks - 1 episode)
- The Gamble (2001) ... (special thanks)
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 2013 60 Minutes Sports (TV Series documentary)
Herself - Secretariat's Owner (segment "Secretariat")
- America's Cup/The Birdmen/Doubles/Secretariat (2013) ... Herself - Secretariat's Owner (segment "Secretariat")
 2004 ESPN 25: Who's #1? (TV Series documentary)
 2000 ESPN SportsCentury (TV Series documentary)
- Secretariat (2000) ... Herself

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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 2 Articles | See more »

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Winner of the 2005 Eclipse Award of Merit, for lifetime achievement in Thoroughbred racing. See more »


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