Jennifer Jason Leigh

Jennifer Jason Leigh


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 05-02-1962
  • Gender: Female
  • Place of Birth: Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA
  • Also Known As:

    Jennifer Leigh Morrow
    Jennifer Leigh

  • Popularity: 6.99
  • Homepage: N/A


Jennifer Jason Leigh began acting on television during the 1970s, guest-starring on several television shows, and her film breakthrough came in 1982 for her performance as Stacy Hamilton in Fast Times at Ridgemont High. In 2015, she received widespread critical acclaim for performance as Daisy Domergue in Quentin Tarantino's The Hateful Eight, for which she was nominated for the Golden Globe, Critics' Choice, BAFTA and the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. 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.




Year Movie Character
1999 eXistenZ as Allegra Geller
1996 Kansas City as Blondie O'Hara
1994 Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle as Dorothy Parker
1996 Bastard Out of Carolina as Anney Boatwright
1997 Washington Square as Catherine Sloper
1995 Georgia as Sadie Flood
1983 Girls of the White Orchid as Carol Heath
2002 Crossed Over as Karla Faye Tucker
1992 The Prom as Lana
2013 The Moment as Lee
2017 Amityville: The Awakening as Joan Walker
1988 Heart of Midnight as Carol
1981 I Think I'm Having A Baby as Laurie Mcintyre
2004 The Machinist as Stevie
1991 Rush as Kristen Cates
1994 The Hudsucker Proxy as Amy Archer
1995 Dolores Claiborne as Selena St. George
2001 The Anniversary Party as Sally Therrian
1992 Single White Female as Hedra 'Hedy' Carlson
1989 Last Exit to Brooklyn as Tralala
1985 Flesh + Blood as Agnes
1982 Fast Times at Ridgemont High as Stacy Hamilton
2007 Margot at the Wedding as Pauline
1990 Miami Blues as Susie Waggoner
1990 Buried Alive as Joanna Goodman
2001 The Quickie as Lisa
1998 Thanks of a Grateful Nation as Teri Small
1998 The Love Letter as Elizabeth Whitcomb
1981 Eyes of a Stranger as Tracy Harris
2005 Rag Tale as Mary Josephine 'MJ' Morton
1987 Under Cover as Tanille Laroux
1987 Sister, Sister as Lucy Bonnard
2018 Annihilation as Dr Ventress
2005 Easter Sunday as Mother
2000 The King Is Alive as Gina
2002 Road to Perdition as Annie Sullivan
2003 In the Cut as Pauline
2008 Synecdoche, New York as Maria
1986 The Hitcher as Nash
1981 The Best Little Girl in the World as Casey Powell
1982 The First Time as Bonnie Dillon
2014 Jake Squared as Sheryl
2015 The Hateful Eight as Daisy Domergue
2018 White Boy Rick as Alex Snyder
2017 Good Time as Corey Ellman
2014 Open as Holly
2020 Possessor Uncut as Girder
2006 The Making of 'Last Exit to Brooklyn'
2019 Sid & Judy as Judy Garland (voice)
1970 Awake
1986 Picnic as Madge Owens
2015 Anomalisa as Lisa Hesselman (voice)
2016 None of Them Are You: Crafting Anomalisa as Self
2005 The Jacket as Dr. Beth Lorenson
2010 Greenberg as Beth
2000 Skipped Parts as Lydia Callahan
1989 The Big Picture as Lydia Johnson
1997 A Thousand Acres as Caroline Cook
1984 Grandview, U.S.A. as Candy Webster
1981 The Killing of Randy Webster as Amy Wheeler
2013 Hateship Loveship as Chloe
2017 LBJ as Lady Bird Johnson
1991 Backdraft as Jennifer Vaitkus
1991 Crooked Hearts as Marriet Hoffman
2014 Me as Kelly
2004 Palindromes as 'Mark' Aviva
1990 Partners in Life as Blossom
2004 Childstar as Suzanne
2013 The Spectacular Now as Sara Keely
1980 Angel City as Kristy Teeter
2016 Morgan as Dr. Kathy Grieff
2016 Journey to the Oscars as Herself
1993 Luck, Trust & Ketchup: Robert Altman in Carver Country as Herself
2019 QT8: The First Eight as Herself - Actress
2002 Hey Arnold! The Movie as Bridget
2014 Welcome to Me as Deb Moseley
1970 The Woman in the Window as Jane Russell
2013 Kill Your Darlings as Naomi Ginsberg
1994 Would You Kindly Direct Me to Hell?: The Infamous Dorothy Parker
2018 The Making of Annihilation
2000 Frame by Frame: The Invisible Art of Production Designer Carol Spier
1993 Short Cuts as Lois Kaiser
2002 The Making of Road to Perdition as Herself
1983 Easy Money as Allison Capuletti
1986 The Men's Club as Teensy
2015 Alex of Venice as Maureen
1978 The Young Runaways as Heather
2001 The Man Who Wasn't There as Female Inmate
1982 Wrong Is Right as Young Girl
1995 The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies
1976 The Spy Who Never Was as Girl Playing with Ball (uncredited)
2001 The Anniversary Party
2010 Greenberg
2001 The Anniversary Party
1995 Georgia
2001 The Anniversary Party
2010 Greenberg

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