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Minka Kelly Biography

Birth Name:
Minka Dumont Dufay
Birth Place:
Los Angeles, California, United States

Fast Facts

  • Has appeared in commercials for Old Navy and Johnson & Johnson, and modeled in ads for a Madge Cosmetics campaign
  • Trained with University of Texas and Texas State University cheerleaders for her role as Lyla Garrity in the football drama Friday Night Lights
  • First big-screen role came with 2007 thriller The Kingdom, starring Jamie Foxx and Jennifer Garner
  • Reunited with Friday Night Lights director Jason Katims on his show Parenthood, playing the recurring role of Gaby in seasons 1 and 2