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Jennifer Jason Leigh

Personal information
Birth nameJennifer Leigh Morrow
Birth dateFebruary 5, 1962(age 54)
Place of birthHollywood, California,
United States
Years active1973 present
SpouseNoah Baumbach
(2005 present; request for divorce filed November 2010)
ParentsVic Morrow (1929-1982)
Barbara Turner

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Jennifer Jason Leigh (born February 5, 1962) is an American film and stage actress, best known for her roles in Fast Times at Ridgemont High, Single White Female, Last Exit to Brooklyn, Georgia and Short Cuts. She is also the co-writer and co-director of the film The Anniversary Party, made with fellow actor Alan Cumming.

Leigh is known for her emotionally raw and often sexually explicit portrayals of vulnerable and damaged women, and for her intensive method inspired research into her roles.

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