Jami Gertz
American actor
Jami Gertz
Jami Beth Gertz is an American actress. Gertz is known for her early roles in the films Sixteen Candles, Crossroads, The Lost Boys, Less Than Zero, the 1980s TV series Square Pegs with Sarah Jessica Parker, and 1996's Twister, as well as for her role as Judy Miller in the CBS sitcom Still Standing with Mark Addy.
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Jami Gertz's personal information overview.
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Lori Loughlin Talks Her Guest-Starring Role on The Neighbors—Written by Steve from Full House!
Ok Magazine - about 3 years
It’s another Full House reunion! Lori Loughlin is guest starring on an episode of The Neighbors tonight at 8:30 on ABC (more info here), in a role written for her by Scott Weinger, none other than her Full House co-star. We chatted with Lori to learn all about the fun role, as well as her new series on Hallmark. Photos: See the happiest reactions from all the Oscar nominees! OK!: Tell us about your character on The Neighbors. Lori Loughlin: Ooh, it was such a fun character to play. I play Jami Gertz‘s arch nemesis from high school, Tina Giannulli. Scott Weinger, who wrote the episode—he played the character of Steve, Candace Cameron‘s boyfriend on Full House and he was also the voice of Aladdin with Robin Williams—he is now a writer on Neighbors and he wrote the role with me in mind. Giannulli is my married last name! I’m coming to that reunion because I’ve done very well in life. I have a wealthy husband, I live in a big house with a private chef and a private trainer. I just th ...
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Reese Witherspoon to star in 'Three Little Words' for James Mangold
Yahoo News - almost 4 years
By Jeff Sneider LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Reese Witherspoon will star in "Three Little Words" for her "Walk the Line" director James Mangold. Amanda Seyfried is in negotiations to co-star, Red Crown Productions said Monday. Red Crown is producing the indie film, which will start production in September in Florida. Cathy Konrad will produce via her Tree Line Films banner along with Jami Gertz and her Lime Orchard Production banner. Red Crown principals Daniela Taplin Lundberg, Riva Marker and Daniel Crown are also producing. ...
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'Guys With Kids' Is Hosting A 'Cosby Show' Reunion
Huffington Post - about 4 years
The Huxtables are back in town! According to TV Guide, former "Cosby Show" cast member Keshia Knight Pulliam will guest star on NBC's "Guys With Kids" as Bridget, sister to Marny, which will reunite her with series regular Tempestt Bledsoe. The two played sisters Rudy and Vanessa Huxtable respectively on "The Cosby Show." Bridget is described as a fun, irresponsible woman who visits her sister after a bad breakup. Pulliam starred as the youngest daughter on the '80s sitcom "The Cosby Show" and has since appeared on "Psych," "House Of Payne" and more. In other casting news... Bethenny Frankel is swinging by "The Neighbors." The "Real Housewives" alum will guest star in a spring episode of the alien-centric series as a businesswoman who works to help launch Debbie Weaver’s (Jami Gertz) handbag business. [EW] Katie Finneran has been cast in Michael J. Fox's new comedy. The "Wonderfalls" vet is joining Conor Romero and Jack Goor as Leigh, Mike's (Fox) younger s ...
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Andre Braugher, Connie Britton, Reba McEntire and Jami Gertz in new fall shows for ABC
Cleveland.com - almost 5 years
ABC announced a fall lineup Tuesday with five new series featuring such familiar prime-time faces as Andre Braugher, Connie Britton, Terry O'Quinn, Vanessa Williams, Reba McEntire, Hayden Panettiere, Lily Tomlin, Sara Rue and Jami Gertz.
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U Of M police burn all marijuana they confiscate from students - A.V. Club Twincities
Google News - over 5 years
... step-sister's parents revealed that the girls had managed to smuggle the unquestionably hilarious animal out of a Sibley Park Zoo birthday party earlier that day. There's a heartwarming family movie in all this, and we recommend Jami Gertz as the mom
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'80s Classic 'The Lost Boys' at NOLA Drive-In Saturday Night - Examiner.com
Google News - over 5 years
The Lost Boys stars Jason Patric, Keifer Sutherland, Dianne Wiest, Jami Gertz, Edward Herrmann, Alex Winter, Barnard Hughes, and that indelible '80s super-duo Corey Feldman and Corey Haim. How awesomely '80s is that cast? The film is directed by Joel
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Movie Review: The Lost Boys - Blogcritics.org (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
Soon enough, Michael begins hanging with a bad crowd when he takes an interest in Star (Jami Gertz), a beautiful woman in the company of a biker gang lead by David (Keifer Sutherland). They proceed to initiate Michael into their number with the usual
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Los amigos más famosos de Nueva York. Foto: Archivo - Lanacion.com (Argentina)
Google News - over 5 years
El papel de la hermana de Ross, en tanto, fue rechazado por Janeane Garofalo ( 24 ) y Jami Gertz ( Still Standing ). Leah Remini ( The King of Queens ) audicionó para ese papel, y, si bien no lo obtuvo, participó de Friends en el episodio en que
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Broadway Ad Man and Producer Jeffrey Ash Dies at 65 - Broadway World
Google News - over 5 years
... the Westside Theatre; Lowell Ganz and Gary Marshall's "Wrong Turn at Lungfish" starring George C. Scott, Tony Danza and Jami Gertz (in New York and Los Angeles); and the 2002 Broadway revival of "The Crucible" starring Liam Neeson and Laura Linney
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Jami Gertz tackles producer role with film about American dream - Chicago Sun-Times
Google News - over 5 years
“I certainly don't have the answers here,” says Jami Gertz about the issue of immigration. “But I do ask people to stop and realize that the people who cut the lawn, bus your tables, help raise your children or
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Solarbabies gives eco-science fiction a bad name - io9
Google News - over 5 years
The Solarbabies include beefy Jason (Jason Patric), Terra (the omnipresent Jami Gertz), uptight Metron (James Le Gros), and a little deaf boy named Daniel (Lukas Haas). There is one token black character, who-in true bad '80s movie fashion-is mostly
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'A Better Life' -- A Love Letter To LA - Huffington Post
Google News - over 5 years
Even with Weitz attached to direct, and the support of Summit Entertainment, it took the moviemaking muscle and financial resources of two novice producers, Jami Gertz and Stacy Lubliner, to bring it to the big screen. This may be their first feature
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Wednesday's TV talk-show lineup - Louisville Courier-Journal
Google News - over 5 years
(N) Midnight (KET2) Tavis Smiley: Journalist George Packer; actress Jami Gertz. (N) 12:02 am (ABC) Jimmy Kimmel Live: Actor Larry David; actress Molly Shannon; music by Matt Nathanson. (N) 12:37 (CBS) The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson:
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Starr report - New York Post
Google News - over 5 years
Jami Gertz sits for a "Tavis Smiley" interview tomorrow, followed by Gabourey Sidibe on Thursday and Miranda Richardson on Friday. TNT's "Falling Skies" premiered to solid numbers Sunday night, snaring 5.9 million viewers over two hours to top all
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Jami Gertz
    FORTIES
  • 2012
    Age 46
    From 2012 to 2014, Gertz starred in the ABC sitcom The Neighbors where she played the mother of a human family that moves into a neighborhood populated by residents from another planet.
    More Details Hide Details Gertz and her husband Antony Ressler (b. July 16, 1959) have three sons: Oliver Jordan Ressler (b. May 6, 1992), Nicholas Simon Ressler (b. February 17, 1995), and Theo Ressler (b. 1998). Gertz and her husband are members of the investment group led by Mark Attanasio that purchased the MLB franchise Milwaukee Brewers. Gertz-Ressler High Academy, a member of The Alliance for College-Ready Public Schools, is named for Jami and her husband.
  • 2011
    Age 45
    In 2011, the Giving Back Fund named Gertz and her husband the number-one donor to charity of any celebrity in 2010.
    More Details Hide Details Gertz and her family currently reside in the exclusive Beverly Park community and have a vacation home in Malibu, California.
    In 2011, she earned a producers' credit on the Academy Award-nominated film A Better Life which was put in limited release throughout the month of June and early July before arriving on DVD in October.
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    In 2011, she returned to broadcast television with a guest role in the Modern Family episode "Slow Down Your Neighbors".
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  • 2009
    Age 43
    In 2009-10 she had a recurring role as Marlo Klein, wife of Ari Gold's newest business partner Andrew Klein, an agent at Miller-Gold Talent Agency, on HBO's Entourage.
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  • THIRTIES
  • 2003
    Age 37
    In 2003 Gertz starred as Brandy, a wanted criminal's girlfriend, in Undercover Christmas, and in 2005 Gertz played the lead role in the TV film Fighting the Odds: The Marilyn Gambrell Story.
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  • 2002
    Age 36
    Still Standing, a television sitcom in which Gertz co-starred with Mark Addy and which originally aired from 2002 to 2006, was her longest-running and most successful television show to date.
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    Also in 2002, she portrayed comedian Gilda Radner in the television movie Gilda Radner: It's Always Something.
    More Details Hide Details Gertz's character on Still Standing, Judy Miller, is named after a character Radner portrayed on Saturday Night Live.
    She returned to this role in one more episode as a guest star in the show's final season in 2002.
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  • 2000
    Age 34
    In 2000, Gertz took up a recurring role on the Fox hit Ally McBeal as Kimmy Bishop, John Cage's love interest.
    More Details Hide Details Gertz was nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series.
  • 1997
    Age 31
    Gertz later played the recurring character Dr. Nina Pomerantz during the 1997 season of ER.
    More Details Hide Details She reportedly was offered, but declined, the role of Rachel Green, during pre-production of Friends.
  • TWENTIES
  • 1994
    Age 28
    In the 1994 episode of Seinfeld, "The Stall", she appeared as one of Jerry's girlfriends who works as a phone sex operator and can't "spare a square" of toilet paper to Elaine in the restroom.
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  • 1987
    Age 21
    She gained more significant attention with a starring role in 1987's Less Than Zero, as the friend of a doomed drug addict played by Robert Downey, Jr. She also starred in the 1987 film The Lost Boys as Star, the "half vampire" girlfriend, with Kiefer Sutherland and Jason Patric.
    More Details Hide Details After working in Paris as a scent designer for Lanvin, Gertz returned to the United States and landed a key supporting role in the 1996 blockbuster Twister after other films including 1986's Solarbabies and Crossroads also the 1989 film Listen to Me with Kirk Cameron and 1992's Jersey Girl.
  • TEENAGE
  • 1984
    Age 18
    After its cancellation, she appeared in the teen movie Sixteen Candles in 1984.
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  • 1981
    Age 15
    Gertz made her film debut in the 1981 romance film Endless Love, which was followed by a co-starring role in the 1982-83 TV series Square Pegs.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1965
    Born
    Born on October 28, 1965.
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