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Jennifer Beals

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jennifer Beals (born December 19, 1963, height 5' 8½" (1,74 m)) is an American actress and a former teen model. She is known for her roles as Alexandra "Alex" Owens in the 1983 film Flashdance, and as Bette Porter on the Showtime drama series The L Word. She earned an NAACP Image Award and a Golden Globe Award nomination for the former. She has appeared in more than 50 films. Beals was born on the South Side of Chicago, the daughter of Jeanne (née Anderson), an elementary school teacher, and Alfred Beals, who owned grocery stores. She is multiracial; her father was African American, and her mother is Irish American. She has two brothers, Bobby and Gregory.Her father died when Beals was nine years old, and her mother married Edward Cohen in 1981. Beals has said her biracial heritage had some effect on her, as she "always lived sort of on the outside", with an idea "of being the other in society". She got her first job at age 13 at an ice cream store, using her height at the time (she is now nearly 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)), to convince her boss she was 16. Beals was inspired to become an actress by two events: doing a high school production of Fiddler on the Roof and seeing Balm in Gilead with Joan Allen while volunteer-ushering at the Steppenwolf Theatre. Beals graduated from the progressive Francis W. Parker School. She also was chosen to attend the elite Goodman Theatre Young People's Drama Workshop. Beals attended Yale University, receiving a B.A. in American literature in 1987; she deferred a term so she could film Flashdance. While at Yale, Beals was a resident of Morse College. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jennifer Beals, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia. ​


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Родился:
Dec 19, 1963 In Chicago - Illinois - USA
Всего фильмов:
63
Впервые появился:
В series Tis agapis mahairia
Последний проект:
movie Матрица времени 2017-03-03
Фильмы онлайн
Poster of Шахматистка
Poster of Desolation Sound
Poster of 그 여름의 태풍
Poster of Tinikling ou 'La madonne et le dragon'
Фильмография
Series The Comic Side of 7 Days Valerie Rosales 2018
Series Bingles Gina Taylor 2018
Фильмы Матрица времени Mrs. Kingston 2017-03-03
Series Tis agapis mahairia Angelica Pena 2017
Фильмы Манхэттенская ночь Lisa Wren 2016-05-20
Series Последний магнат Margo Taft 2016-06-17
Фильмы Full Out Valorie Kondos-Field 2015-09-11
Фильмы Кинороман Clementine 2013-09-06
Фильмы A Fuller Life Herself - Reader (segment "Crime Reporter") 2013-08-28
Series The Chicago Code Teresa Colvin 2011-02-07
Фильмы The Book of Eli Claudia 2010-01-15
Фильмы Рождественские приключения семейства Фоксов Angela Fox 2010-09-07
Фильмы Книга Илая Claudia 2010-01-14
Фильмы A Night for Dying Tigers Melanie 2010-09-10
Series Обмани меня Zoe Landau 2009-01-21
Series Касл Sophia Turner 2009-03-08
Фильмы Шахматистка L’Américaine 2009-08-05
Фильмы My Name Is Sarah 2007-05-28
Фильмы Проклятие 2 Trish 2006-10-13
Фильмы Desolation Sound Elizabeth Storey 2005-06-27
Фильмы Break a Leg Juliet 2005-04-21
Series 그 여름의 태풍 FBI Agent Beck 2005-05-28
Фильмы Catch That Kid Molly Phillips 2004-02-06
Series Best Week Ever Unknown 2004-01-23
Series Секс в другом городе Bette Porter 2004-01-18
Фильмы Вердикт за деньги Vanessa Lembeck 2003-10-09
Фильмы Любимец женщин Sophie 2002-05-09
Фильмы 13 Moons Suzi 2002-08-30
Фильмы Feast of All Saints Dolly Rose 2001-11-11
Фильмы Body and Soul Gina 2000-09-01
Фильмы Militia Julie Sanders 2000-01-01
Фильмы Turbulence 2: Fear of Flying Jessica 1999-12-27
Series Where Are They Now? Unknown 1999-06-07
Фильмы The Spree Xinia Kelly 1998-04-18
Фильмы The Last Days of Disco Nina 1998-05-29
Series Взгляд Unknown 1997-08-11
Series Nothing Sacred Justine Madsen Judd 1997-09-18
Фильмы Wishful Thinking Elizabeth 1996-12-09
Фильмы The Twilight of the Golds Suzanne Stein 1996-03-22
Series Дневное шоу с Тревором Ноем Unknown 1996-07-22
Series E! Правдивая голливудская история Unknown 1996-03-29
Фильмы Четыре комнаты Angela 1995-12-09
Фильмы Дьявол в голубом платье Daphne Monet 1995-09-15
Series The Outer Limits Unknown 1995-03-26
Фильмы Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle Gertrude Benchley 1994-09-07
Фильмы Dead on Sight 1994-09-02
Фильмы Дорогой дневник Herself 1993-10-12
Фильмы Вор и сапожник Princess YumYum 1993-09-23
Series Zone Interdite Joyce Ferranti 1993-03-07
Фильмы The Thief and the Cobbler Princess Yum Yum 1993-09-23
Series 2000 Malibu Road Perry Quinn 1992-08-23
Фильмы Непристойность Ellie Shaw 1992-09-16
Фильмы Terror Stalks the Class Reunion Virginia 1992-06-12
Фильмы Кровь и бетон Mona 1991-09-13
Series Закон и порядок Unknown 1990-09-13
Фильмы Dr. M Sonja Vogler 1990-05-24
Фильмы Tinikling ou 'La madonne et le dragon' Patty Meredith 1990-09-01
Фильмы La partita Olivia Candioni 1988-05-01
Фильмы Поцелуй вампира Rachel 1988-09-17
Фильмы Split Decisions Barbara Uribe 1988-06-11
Фильмы The Bride Eva 1985-08-16
Фильмы Танец-вспышка Alex Owens 1983-04-14
Series Faerie Tale Theatre Unknown 1982-09-11