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Jennifer Salt Biography

Birth Place:
Los Angeles, California, United States
Profession
Actor, screenwriter, producer

Fast Facts

  • Attended Sarah Lawrence College with Jill Clayburgh and Brian De Palma
  • In 1969, she earned the role of Crazy Annie in the movie Midnight Cowboy, which was written by her father, Waldo Salt
  • Lived with Margot Kidder in the early 1970s
  • Most recognized for her role as Eunice Tate on the TV series Soap
  • Retired from acting in the '90s and began scriptwriting for television
  • Worked as a staff writer for Nip/Tuck, which was created by Ryan Murphy, and later cowrote the script for Eat Pray Love (2010) with him

Awards

  • 2016Writers Guild Awards-Long Form Original: nominated
  • 2016Producers Guild Awards-David L. Wolper Award for Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television: nominated
  • 2015Producers Guild Awards-David L. Wolper Award for Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television: nominated
  • 2015Producers Guild Awards-David L. Wolper Award for Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television: nominated
  • 2015Emmy-Outstanding Limited Series: nominated
  • 2014Emmy-Outstanding Miniseries: nominated
  • 2013Emmy-Outstanding Miniseries or Movie: nominated

Relationships