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Jeanne Tripplehorn Biography

Birth Name:
Jeanne Marie Tripplehorn
Birth Place:
Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States

Fast Facts

  • Called herself Jeanne Summers when she worked as a morning DJ in Tulsa
  • Was Laura Linney's roommate at Juilliard
  • Had a recurring role on The Ben Stiller Show in 1992
  • Breakthrough was as Michael Douglas' girlfriend in 1992's Basic Instinct
  • Met husband Leland Orser on the set of Very Bad Things
  • Played Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis in the 2009 TV movie Grey Gardens


  • 2009Emmy-Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie: nominated