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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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Known For

Near Dark Mae
(1987)
Pink Floyd: The Wall American Groupie
(1982)
Young Guns II Jane Greathouse
(1990)

Filmography

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 2007 Nadja Yet (Short)
Nadja Yet
 1998 Enchanted
Little Natalie's Mother
 1997 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Trish Taylor
- Upstairs, Downstairs (1997) ... Trish Taylor
 1994 Sirens (TV Series)
Reporter #2
- A Cop First (1994) ... Reporter #2
 1992 The Lawnmower Man
Marnie Burke
 1991 Matlock (TV Series)
Ginnie Morell
- The Marriage Counselor (1991) ... Ginnie Morell
 1991 Queens Logic
Asha
 1990 Capital News (TV Series)
Doreen Duncan
- Tapes of Wrath (1990) ... Doreen Duncan
- King for a Day (1990) ... Doreen Duncan
- Here Comes the Sun (1990) ... Doreen Duncan
- D.C. Tree (1990) ... Doreen Duncan
- Best Little Whorehouse in Virginia (1990) ... Doreen Duncan
 1990 Young Guns II
Jane Greathouse
 1990 A Shock to the System
Melanie O'Conner
 1989 Valentino Returns
Sylvia Fuller
 1989 Twister
Stephanie
 1989 I, Madman
Virginia
 1989 Gideon Oliver (TV Series)
Coombs
- Sleep Well, Professor Oliver (1989) ... Coombs
 1988 The Chocolate War
Lisa
 1988 Midnight Caller (TV Series)
Angel
- Conversations with an Assassin (1988) ... Angel
 1987 Danger Bay (TV Series)
Leslie
- Protegé (1987) ... Leslie
 1987 Crime Story (TV Series)
Pamela Palmer
- The Senator, the Movie Star, and the Mob (1987) ... Pamela Palmer
 1987 Near Dark
Mae
 1986 Out of Bounds
Dizz / Darlene
 1985 St. Elmo's Fire
Felicia
 1984 Yello: Lost Again (Music Video)
Lady (as Jennifer Wright)
 1984 The Wild Life
Eileen
 1982 Love, Sidney (TV Series)
Jan
- Jan: Part 2 (1982) ... Jan
- Jan: Part 1 (1982) ... Jan
 1982 The Executioner's Song (TV Movie)
April Baker
 1982 Pink Floyd: The Wall
American Groupie
 1981 Nurse (TV Series)
- Best Friends (1981)
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Personal Details

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 »

Alternate Names:

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Personal Quote:

I don't think acting is a very noble profession, but you can make money and travel. If you take care with it, you can get some things you're thinking across. I don't know -- it's a very strange thing to do for a living. See more »

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Was involved with Nicolas Cage for two years. See more »

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