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Jennifer TillyJennifer Tilly came into the world on the 16th of September, 1958, in Harbor City, California. She is a daughter of Harry, a stockbroker, and Pat, a schoolteacher. They both split as most American couples do, when she is 6. Her father gets married for the second time and takes Jennifer along with his new family to British Columbia, Canada. The young girl has to adapt to the new environment and after succeeding, she begins getting high scores at school.Jennifer is modest and mousy. At 17, she moves to a new school - St. Stephen's College in Missouri, where she studies theatre art. Later, she enrols in a college in Los Angeles, despite the opportunity to study in New York. commenting upon this step Jennifer Tilly says: Everyone said that if you want to be a real actor, go to New York. If you want to sell out, go to LA. And I thought -- I want to sell out!"-Jennifer Tilly, on her pursuit of becoming an actress. She works for the television, gets a recurring role in Days of Our Lives, and in Hill Street Blues in 1984. She records appearances in films such as: Remington Steele , Cheers and It's Gary Shandling's Show. A series of performances follows: Moving Violations, Inside Out, Remote Control, He's My Girl, and Rented Lips. In 1988, she partners with the still young actress Uma Thurman in Johnny Be Good. Later come performances for: High Spirits, Let It Ride and Far From Home. Jennifer Tilly makes a remarkable role personifying the auditioning singer Blanche "Monica"Moran in the 1989's movie The Fabulous Baker Boys. The actress plays in The Doors, Scorchers and Made in America. However, her true breakthrough comes with the role of Olive Neal, the wife of a mobster, in Woody Allen's Bullets Over Broadway. In 1994. the actress with a child-like voice is nominated for Best Supporting Actress
Oscar. Namely her theatre experience gives her the opportunity to re-embody characters connected with theatre. In 1996, she plays the role of a mobster's girlfriend, and of a bisexual girlfriend in the erotic film Bound. Later, she partners Jim Carrey in the comedy Liar Liar in 1998. Jennifer becomes quite popular with her most typical character of gangsters' girlfriends that she often personifies. In 1998, Jennifer plays another role of this type in The Bride of Chucky .In 1999, her voice streams from the movies: The Family Guy and Stuart Little . The same year, she appears in The Muse and marks a short appearance in Play It to the Bone. In The Crew she plays the role of a stripper. In 2001, she gets the leading role in Inside Job. The latest movies featuring her remarkable performance are: Fast Sofa, The Cat's Meow and Ball in the House. Presently the actress is unattached after divorcing her husband, producer Sam Simon, some time ago.

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Saturday night was enjoyed by many celebrities, including Julianne Moore, particularly after her movie: Far From Heaven swept the board at the Independent
Spirit Awards in Santa Monica, California The event was attended by many stars such as: Jennifer Aniston and Maggie Gyllenhaal - who were given Best Actress prize. Best Director for Todd Haynes, Best Male Supporting Lead for Dennis Quaid and Best Cinematography. Other attendees to the show were Thora Birch, Jennifer Tilly, Illeana Douglas and Lesley Ann Warren.
Elton John, actress Jennifer Tilly and Sabrina, The Teenage Witch star Caroline Rhea were among the celebrities, taking part in a charity auction, that sold
belongings of the prominent actress from near past: Elizabeth Taylor. The funds will go to Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation .
Eddie Izzard is actually Charlie Chaplin, according to Hollywood star Jennifer Tilly. The two stars terminated the project: The Cat's Meow where they co-star. The movie treats the love triangle between Chaplin, Marion Davies and William Randolph Hearst, that the legend of numb cinema lived through in 1920. Her partner personified the character of the great actor to such an amazing extent that everybody was astonished at his resemblance to Chaplin.
... for a notorious outlaw. The voice cast includes Roseanne Barr, Judi Dench, Jennifer Tilly, Randy Quaid and Cuba Gooding Jr. (PG). ... Henderson Gleaner, KY - Jun 26, 2004
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