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Beals in DEVIL IN A BLUE DRESS.
About Jennifer Beals (1963 – )
Jennifer Beals was born on December 19, 1963 in Chicago, Illinois.
While Jennifer Beals was a student at Yale, studying American Literature, she appeared in two hit movies. While trying to start her acting career, Jennifer Beals took an uncredited role in MY BODYGUARD, in 1980, playing Clifford's Friend.
Beals was in the 1983 hit movie FLASHDANCE her freshman year. A fashion statement is what Jennifer Beals made in the 1983 movie FLASHDANCE, wearing an off the shoulder shirt and torn up jeans. In the movie FLASHDANCE there was a scene where Jennifer Beals was filling in her birth date on an application. Beals wrote down her actual birthday.
Two years later, in 1985, she starred in Franc Roddam's movie THE BRIDE.
THE L WORD is a controversial series Jennifer Beals starred in, playing Bette Porter. The show is about a close group of lesbians living in Los Angeles.
Jennifer Beals loved to suck blood, playing a sexy vampire in VAMPIRE'S KISS.
DEVIL IN A BLUE DRESS was a real life role for Jennifer Beals, as she is from an interracial background. In the film she played a woman from an interracial couple passing for white.
In 1986, Jennifer Beals married filmmaker Alexandre Rockwell. Beals appeared in several of his films, starring IN THE SOUP, in 1992. For her performance in this film, Jennifer won the Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival and the Audience Award at the Deauville Film Festival.
Alas, Rockwell and Beals divorced in 1996.
Jennifer Beals made several notable TV guest appearances, including: FRASIER, THE OUTER LIMITS, THE SHARON OSBOURNE SHOW, LIVE WITH REGIS AND KATHIE LEE and DINNER FOR FIVE.
Jennifer Beals's notable movie credits include...
Before I Fall (2017)
Manhattan Night (2016)
Full Out (2015)
A Night for Dying Tigers (2010)
The Book of Eli (2010)
Queen to Play (2009)
TROUBLED WATERS (2006)
THE GRUDGE 2 (2006)
DESOLATION SOUND (2005)
BREAK A LEG (2005)
CATCH THAT KID (2004)
RUNAWAY JURY (2003)
OUT OF LINE (2001)
THE LAST DAYS OF DISCO (1998)
DEVIL IN A BLUE DRESS (1995)
VAMPIRE'S KISS (1989)
Jennifer Beals in DEVIL IN A BLUE DRESS (1995).