Jennifer Grey

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Jennifer Grey (born March 26, 1960) is an American actress.wikipedia
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Dirty Dancing

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She is known for her roles in the 1980s films Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986) and Dirty Dancing (1987), for which Grey earned a Golden Globe Award nomination. The following year, she reunited with Patrick Swayze, opposite whom she had played in Red Dawn, to play Frances "Baby" Houseman in Dirty Dancing.
It stars Jennifer Grey as Frances "Baby" Houseman, a young woman who falls in love with dance instructor Johnny Castle (Patrick Swayze) at a holiday resort.

Ferris Bueller's Day Off

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She is known for her roles in the 1980s films Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986) and Dirty Dancing (1987), for which Grey earned a Golden Globe Award nomination. In 1986 she played the role of jealous sister Jeanie Bueller in the John Hughes comedy film Ferris Bueller's Day Off, opposite Matthew Broderick.
His parents believe he really is ill, though his sister Jeanie (Jennifer Grey) does not.

Mickey Katz

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Her paternal grandfather was comedian and musician Mickey Katz.
He was the father of actor Joel Grey and grandfather of actress Jennifer Grey.

Red Dawn

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That year she starred in the war film Red Dawn. The following year, she reunited with Patrick Swayze, opposite whom she had played in Red Dawn, to play Frances "Baby" Houseman in Dirty Dancing.
It stars Patrick Swayze, Charlie Sheen, C. Thomas Howell, Lea Thompson, Jennifer Grey, Ben Johnson, Harry Dean Stanton, Ron O'Neal, William Smith, and Powers Boothe.

Dancing with the Stars (American TV series)

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Her television work includes her 2010 victory in season eleven of Dancing with the Stars, and starring in the Amazon Studios comedy series Red Oaks.

Patrick Swayze

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The following year, she reunited with Patrick Swayze, opposite whom she had played in Red Dawn, to play Frances "Baby" Houseman in Dirty Dancing.
The following year, Swayze, Howell, and Howell's friend and fellow The Outsiders actor Darren Dalton reunited in Red Dawn, along with Jennifer Grey.

Joel Grey

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Jennifer Grey was born on March 26, 1960, in Manhattan, the daughter of stage and Academy Award-winning screen actor Joel Grey and former actress/singer Jo Wilder (née Brower).
Together, they had two children: actress Jennifer (star of the film Dirty Dancing) and chef James.

Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre

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After graduating in 1978, Grey enrolled at Manhattan's Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre for two years of training as an actress.

Red Oaks

Her television work includes her 2010 victory in season eleven of Dancing with the Stars, and starring in the Amazon Studios comedy series Red Oaks.

Bounce (film)

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She had a small role in the 2000 film Bounce with Gwyneth Paltrow and Ben Affleck.
Buddy convinces his friend and airline employee Janice Guerrero (Jennifer Grey) to allow Greg to take his place on the flight.

The Cotton Club (film)

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She appeared in a small role in Francis Ford Coppola's The Cotton Club (1984).

Dalton School

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Grey is an alumna of the Dalton School, a private school in Manhattan where she studied dance and acting, and where she met her best friend, actress Tracy Pollan.

The Twilight of the Golds

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Grey's sole Broadway theatre credit is her 1993 appearance in The Twilight of the Golds.
The cast included Jennifer Grey as Suzanne, Raphael Sbarge as David, David Groh as Walter, Judith Scarpone as Phyllis and Michael Spound as Rob.

Unplanned Parenthood (House)

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In 2010, she played Abbey, the mother of a sick child in the season seven House episode "Unplanned Parenthood".
The episode starts with Abbey (Jennifer Grey) giving birth to a baby in a hospital, in the company of her adult daughter Justine (Gabrielle Christian) who is later implied to be a result of an unplanned pregnancy.

American Flyers

She then appeared in the 1985 John Badham project American Flyers.
Jennifer Grey made an appearance as a blind date, made hysterical by the brothers' arguing.

Derek Hough

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She was partnered with professional dancer Derek Hough.
For season eleven, Hough won for the third time with actress Jennifer Grey, known for her film roles on Dirty Dancing and Ferris Bueller's Day Off, on November 23, 2010.

Strictly Come Dancing

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On November 5 and 6, 2011, Grey stood in for head judge Len Goodman on the BBC One TV show Strictly Come Dancing.
Jennifer Grey served as a cover judge for Len Goodman during week six due to his break from the show.

Matthew Broderick

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In 1986 she played the role of jealous sister Jeanie Bueller in the John Hughes comedy film Ferris Bueller's Day Off, opposite Matthew Broderick.
He was vacationing with Jennifer Grey, whom he began dating in semi-secrecy during the filming of Ferris Bueller's Day Off; the crash publicly revealed their relationship.

It's Like, You Know...

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From March 1999 until January 2000, Grey starred as herself in the short-lived ABC sitcom It's Like, You Know..., which satirized her much-publicized nose job as a running gag.
It starred Steven Eckholdt, Chris Eigeman, Evan Handler, A. J. Langer, and Jennifer Grey, and depicted life in Los Angeles as viewed through the eyes of Eigeman's character, a diehard New Yorker named Arthur Garment.

Ernest Thompson

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Grey appeared with Shirley MacLaine, Liza Minnelli, and Kathy Bates in the CBS television movie The West Side Waltz, adapted by Ernest Thompson from his play.
Thompson wrote and directed a television version based on the play, premiering on Thanksgiving night 1995, starring Shirley MacLaine, Liza Minnelli, Kathy Bates, and Jennifer Grey.

Reckless (1984 film)

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Grey's commercial debut was at the age of 19, in an ad for Dr Pepper before making her film debut in Reckless (1984), in a small role.

Wind (film)

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Wind is a 1992 film directed by Carroll Ballard and starring Matthew Modine, Jennifer Grey and Cliff Robertson.

The Wind Rises

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Grey voiced Mrs. Kurokawa in the English dub version of Hayao Miyazaki's film, The Wind Rises.

Strictly Come Dancing (series 9)

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On 5 and 6 November Jennifer Grey, the winner of the eleventh series of Dancing with the Stars, the American version of 'Strictly', was a guest judge, replacing Len Goodman while he had a week off.

Bloodhounds of Broadway (1989 film)

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It was directed by Howard Brookner and starred Matt Dillon, Jennifer Grey, Anita Morris, Julie Hagerty, Rutger Hauer, Madonna, Esai Morales and Randy Quaid.