Jennifer Jason Leigh

Biography

An American film and stage actress. She 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 perform...

66 titles Acting Writing Directing

6.9

Annihilation

2018 · Dr Ventress

6.5

White Boy Rick

2018 · Alex Snyder

7.3

Good Time

2017 · Corey Ellman

4.9

Amityville: The Awakening

2017 · Joan Walker

6.4

LBJ

2017 · Lady Bird Johnson

5.8

Morgan

2016 · Dr. Kathy Grieff

7.8

The Hateful Eight

2015 · Daisy Domergue

5.8

Alex of Venice

2015 · Maureen

7.3

Anomalisa

2015 · Lisa Hesselman (voice)

5.9

Welcome to Me

2014 · Deb Moseley

5.5

Me

2014 · Kelly

4.5

Jake Squared

2014 · Sheryl

6.5

Kill Your Darlings

2013 · Naomi Ginsberg

5.0

The Moment

2013 · Lee

7.1

The Spectacular Now

2013 · Sara Keely

6.2

Hateship Loveship

2013 · Chloe

6.1

Greenberg

2010 · Beth

7.5

Synecdoche, New York

2008 · Maria

6.1

Margot at the Wedding

2007 · Pauline

7.1

The Jacket

2005 · Dr. Beth Lorenson

3.8

Rag Tale

2005 · Mary Josephine 'MJ' Morton

6.1

Childstar

2004 · Suzanne

6.8

Palindromes

2004 · 'Mark' Aviva

7.7

The Machinist

2004 · Stevie

5.3

In the Cut

2003 · Pauline

5.5

Crossed Over

2002 · Karla Faye Tucker

5.9

Hey Arnold! The Movie

2002 · Bridget

7.7

Road to Perdition

2002 · Annie Sullivan

6.0

The Quickie

2001 · Lisa

6.3

The Anniversary Party

2001 · Sally Therrian

6.4

The King Is Alive

2000 · Gina

6.4

Skipped Parts

2000 · Lydia Callahan

6.8

eXistenZ

1999 · Allegra Geller

7.4

The Love Letter

1998 · Elizabeth Whitcomb

5.9

Thanks of a Grateful Nation

1998 · Teri Small

6.0

A Thousand Acres

1997 · Caroline Cook

6.7

Washington Square

1997 · Catherine Sloper

6.3

Kansas City

1996 · Blondie O'Hara

7.4

Bastard Out of Carolina

1996 · Anney Boatwright

7.4

Dolores Claiborne

1995 · Selena St. George

6.5

Georgia

1995 · Sadie Flood

7.3

The Hudsucker Proxy

1994 · Amy Archer

6.4

Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle

1994 · Dorothy Parker

7.7

Short Cuts

1993 · Lois Kaiser

6.3

Single White Female

1992 · Hedra 'Hedy' Carlson

6.1

Crooked Hearts

1991 · Marriet Hoffman

6.7

Backdraft

1991 · Jennifer Vaitkus

6.7

Rush

1991 · Kristen Cates

4.7

Partners in Life

1990 · Blossom

6.6

Buried Alive

1990 · joanna goodman

6.4

Miami Blues

1990 · Susie Waggoner

6.2

The Big Picture

1989 · Lydia Johnson

6.8

Last Exit to Brooklyn

1989 · Tralala

5.3

Heart of Midnight

1988 · Carol

5.6

Sister, Sister

1987 · Lucy Bonnard

5.0

Under Cover

1987 · Tanille Laroux

7.3

The Hitcher

1986 · Nash

4.5

The Men's Club

1986 · Teensy

6.7

Flesh + Blood

1985 · Agnes

5.3

Grandview, U.S.A.

1984 · Candy Webster

5.0

Girls of the White Orchid

1983 · Carol Heath

6.3

Easy Money

1983 · Allison Capuletti

5.3

The First Time

1982 · Bonnie Dillon

7.2

Fast Times at Ridgemont High

1982 · Stacy Hamilton

5.7

Wrong Is Right

1982 · Young Girl

5.9

Eyes of a Stranger

1981 · Tracy Harris

6.6

The Best Little Girl in the World

1981 · Casey Powell

6.0

The Killing of Randy Webster

1981 · Amy Wheeler

7.0

Angel City

1980 · Kristy Teeter

2 titles Acting Writing Directing

6.1

Greenberg

2010 · Story

6.3

The Anniversary Party

2001 · Writer

1 titles Acting Writing Directing

6.3

The Anniversary Party

2001 · Director