Mar. 26th, 1960
New York City, New York, USA
Jennifer Grey's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2008 - Redbelt
2000 - Bounce
1992 - Wind
1987 - Dirty Dancing
1986 - Ferris Bueller's Day Off
1985 - American Flyers
1984 - Reckless
1984 - Red Dawn
1984 - The Cotton Club
Guest TV Roles
Additional Voices (Voiced)
Herself - Guest Judge
Frances 'Baby' Houseman
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- She and 'Clark Gregg' (qv) had their first child, daughter Stella, on December 3rd 2001.
- Began her career as a dancer in a Dr. Pepper TV commercial.
- Is best friends with 'Tracy Pollan' (qv); they met as classmates at the private Dalton School in New York City.
- Was engaged to 'Matthew Broderick (I)' (qv)
- Was cast as 'Gene Wilder' (qv)'s wife in the 1994 sitcom _"Something Wilder" (1994)_ (qv), but was replaced when test audiences disapproved of the two lead's age differences in the pilot episode.
- In a recent interview for Channel 5 (UK) she said that having plastic surgery to her nose was the worst mistake she had ever made. This was because she was no longer recognizable as the girl from the film _Dirty Dancing (1987)_ (qv), just somebody who looked a bit like her.
- Her father Joel sang "Razzle-Dazzle," from Chicago, when he hosted _"The Muppet Show" (1976)_ (qv). In _Dirty Dancing (1987)_ (qv), her character's father is played by 'Jerry Orbach' (qv), who originated the role of Billy Flynn in Chicago--including singing the song "Razzle-Dazzle".
- Studied acting at New York City's prestigious Neighborhood Playhouse under legendary acting coach, 'Sanford Meisner' (qv).