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Jenna Fischer

Actress
Female
Born Mar 7, 1974
Age 42
Hometown Jeffville , Indiana
Height 5' 4" (164 cm)
Nationality American
Other Names Fischer, Jennifer...
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Brown - Light

Regina Marie "Jenna" Fischer is an American actress and director. She is most widely known for her Emmy-nominated portrayal of Pam Halpert (née Beesly) on the NBC situation comedy and mockumentary The Office, and has also appeared in several films, including Blades of Glory, Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story, The Promotion and Hall Pass.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1974 Birth Born on March 7, 1974.

TWENTIES

2000 26 Years Old Fischer married James Gunn on October 7, 2000. … Read More
2002 28 Years Old Fischer appeared in friend Peter Alton's 2002 short subject film Les Superficiales. … Read More
2003 29 Years Old In 2003, she held a starring role in The Girl's Guide to Summer, a 2003 Instant Films short (a competition similar to the nationally held 48 Hour Film Project, only based in Los Angeles) directed by Instant Film's co-founder (and camera operator) Charles Papert. … Read More

THIRTIES

2004 30 Years Old Lollilove premiered at the St. Louis International Film Festival, the hometown of Fischer and Gunn, in November 2004, and was also shown at the TromaDance Film Festival. … Read More
2005 31 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2005, after a succession of mostly improvised auditions similar to her Lollilove experience, Fischer landed the role of Pam Beesly-Halpert on what would become the NBC hit, The Office, based on the original BBC series. … Read More
2006 32 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2006, she co-starred in her then-husband's film, Slither, and in 2007, she filmed supporting roles in The Brothers Solomon, with Will Arnett and Will Forte, Blades of Glory, with Will Ferrell, John Heder, and Amy Poehler, and Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story, alongside John C. Reilly, with whom she co-starred again in 2008's The Promotion, also starring Seann William Scott. … Read More
2007 - 2008 2 More Events
Fischer herself spent several years working as a receptionist and administrative assistant in Los Angeles offices, much like her television counterpart, while struggling to achieve success, and thus felt she was well-suited to the role. "I'm so attached to Pam's journey," she told NPR in 2009. "I just love playing this character so, so much." … Read More
In March 2010, Fischer returned to the area to co-chair an annual auction for Nerinx Hall High School, her alma mater. … Read More
2011 37 Years Old Also that summer, she completed filming on the Farrelly Brothers comedy Hall Pass, which was released in February 2011.
2013 39 Years Old After finishing The Office, Fischer starred in the Off-Broadway play Reasons to Be Happy, written and directed by Neil LaBute, which ran from May to June 2013. … Read More
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