|Jenny Lewis Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 1 in|
|Date of Birth||January 8, 1976|
Jenny Lewis is an American singer, songwriter, musician, actor, and voice actor who served as the lead singer, rhythm guitarist, and keyboardist for the indie rock band Rilo Kiley. She has also been a part of groups like the Postal Service, Jenny & Johnny, and Nice As F*ck (NAF). As a solo artist, she has released multiple albums and tracks such as Rabbit Fur Coat, The Voyager, Acid Tongue, On the Line, Rise Up With Fists, Godspeed, The Next Messiah (Part 1), Paradise, You Are What You Love, Just One of the Guys, She’s Not Me, Wasted Youth, Heads Gonna Roll, Red Bull & Hennessy, and Carpetbaggers. Moreover, Jenny Lewis has branched out as an actor and has been a part of various shows and movies including Life with Lucy, Trading Hearts, The Golden Girls, A Friendship in Vienna, Growing Pains, Uncle Tom’s Cabin, Shannon’s Deal, Perry Mason: The Case of the Defiant Daughter, Just the Ten of Us, Baywatch, Troop Beverly Hills, The Wizard, Line of Fire: The Morris Dees Story, Talk to Me, Runaway Daughters, Big Girls Don’t Cry… They Get Even, American Dad!, Sweet Temptation, Pleasantville, Little Boy Blue, and A Very Murray Christmas.
Jennifer Diane Lewis
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
Singer, Songwriter, Musician, Actor, Voice Actor
- Father – Eddie Gordon (A member of the Harmonica Gang)
- Mother – Linda (Professional Singer)
- Siblings – Leslie Lewis (Older Sister) (Singer, Musician)
- Others – Thomas Arlington Lewis (Maternal Grandfather), Dorothy Simmons/Simons (Maternal Grandmother)
Jenny Lewis has been signed with Play Management, Inc., Talent Agency, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Indie Rock, Alternative Country, Indie Folk
Vocals, Keyboards, Guitar, Bass, Harmonica
Team Love, Warner Bros., Brute/Beaute, Saddle Creek Records, Barsuk Records, Third Man Records
According to CelebrityNetWorth.com, her net worth has been $6 Million.
5 ft 1 in or 155 cm
48 kg or 106 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Jenny Lewis has dated –
- David Faustino (1992-1995) – In 1992, she started going out with actor and radio personality David Faustino but the couple separated in 1995.
- Blake Soper (1996-2002) – Between 1996 and 2002, Jenny Lewis dated musician and actor Blake Soper.
- Jake Gyllenhaal (2001) – She had a fling with actor Jake Gyllenhaal in October 2001.
- Johnathan Rice (2005-2013) – In the year 2005, she started dating singer and songwriter Johnathan Rice. After being together for several years, they decided to call it quits in 2013.
- Bill Murray (2015) – It was RUMORed that Jenny Lewis had an affair with actor and comedian Bill Murray in October 2015.
Race / Ethnicity
Jenny Lewis is of Ashkenazi Jewish and British Isles (Welsh and English) descent.
Jenny Lewis has been cast in the TV commercials for –
- Kellogg’s Corn Pops
- Toys ‘R’ Us
- Rainbow Brite Baby Brite Toy Doll (1985)
Jenny Lewis Facts
- Alongside Hedy Burress, Angelina Jolie, Jenny Shimizu, and Sarah Rosenberg, Jenny Lewis co-starred as Rita Faldes in the 1996 teen drama film Foxfire.
- In 1997, she brought to life the character of Traci Connor in the independent drama film Little Boy Blue.
- On September 20, 2008, Jenny Lewis released her solo debut studio album titled Acid Tongue via Warner Bros. and Rough Trade Records and it consists of songs like Trying My Best to Love You, The Next Messiah, Bad Man’s World, Sing a Song for Them, and Jack Killed Mom. The album peaked at #24 on the US Billboard 200 chart and at #55 on the UK Albums Chart.
- She was cast as The Waitress in the 2015 Christmas musical comedy film A Very Murray Christmas, starring Bill Murray and Michael Cera.
- Jenny Lewis has been friends with singer Conor Oberst.
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