Biography - A Short Wiki
Jennifer Beals is an American actress and a former teen model. She came to fame after debuting in the film My Bodyguard and received critical acclaim for her role in Flashdance. Beals has starred in several films like Devil in a Blue Dress, The Last Days of Disco, Roger Dodger, The Book of Eli, and Before I Fall. She has appeared in several television series like The L Word and also in a series The Chicago Code, Proof, and Taken. She has also been an advocate for gay rights with outstanding support for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and the transgender community.
Here is a short summary of Jennifer Beals' career:
Beal earned her fame after starring in Flashdance, where she was cast for her key role while still a student at Yale, which was ranked as the 3rd highest-grossing U.S film of 1983 after her minor role in the film My bodyguard in 1980. During her summer break, she shot and starred in a gothic horror film playing the titular character The Bride alongside singer-actor Sting. She also appeared in an episode of Faerie Tale Theatre alongside Matthew Broderick as Cinderella.
Family and Personal Life
She got married to Alexandre Rockwell, and after ten years of marriage, they divorced. In 1998 she got married to Ken Dixon, a Canadian entrepreneur, and had a child together. She has expressed her spiritual interest in the Bible and Catholicism, as well as Judaism. She has practiced as a vocal advocate for gay rights. Beals practices Kungfu, Sanshou, kickboxing, a triathlete, and also a photographer.
|Alexandra Rockwell (m. 1986; div. 1996), Ken Dixon (m. 1998- present)
|Yes 1 (Ella Dixon)
Jennifer Beals - Bikini Photos
Nationality, Net Worth and Other Facts
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|Age (as of today)
|Date of Birth
|December 19, 1963
|Place of Birth
|Chicago, Illinois, United States
|1.73 m, 5 feet 8 inches
|55 kg, 121.5 lbs
|Net Worth / Wealth
Height, Weight, and Age
Jennifer Beals' height is pretty average measuring 1.73 m. The actress weighs 55 kg. As of today, February 29, 2024, Jennifer Beals is 60 years old.
"I said, wouldn't it be nice, instead of having these women fight with each other over men, which seems to be more of a cliche, wouldn't it be wonderful if they were the true comrades and it took these men much more time to infiltrate their friendships."Jennifer Beals
"I've had some of the best craft services on independent movies, actually, because they get more creative, generally, with a smaller budget. The work is still the same. I didn't really notice the difference other than I was getting dressed behind a curtain, basically."Jennifer Beals
"Certainly from the rehearsal process with Elizabeth I think it was very clear. Well let me start again. We were initially supposed to be more combative."Jennifer Beals
"You automatically are trusting because not only is the person a friend, they are so incredibly gifted that you know someone is going to be able to hit the ball back to you across the net."Jennifer Beals
"I think that in some ways everybody is like Roger. Everybody thinks that when their friends have a problem, that they know the answer and that it's much easier to analyze the problems of other people than your own."Jennifer Beals