Jeanne Tripplehorn Biography
Birthday: June 10, 1963 (Gemini)
Born In: Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
Jeanne Marie Tripplehorn is an American film, television, and theatre actress. A gifted thespian, she has been active professionally from the last 27 years. She made her acting debut on stage in an off-Broadway production of ‘The Big Funk’ by John Patrick Shanley in 1990. A year later, she was cast in her first TV role in ‘The Perfect Tribute’. The big break in her career came about in 1992 when she played a supporting character in ‘Basic Instinct’. It was in the movie ‘The Firm’ however, that she was cast as the female lead for the first time, and that too opposite stars like Tom Cruise and Gene Hackman. Throughout the 1990s, she worked with some of the top stars in the industry, including Gwyneth Paltrow in ‘Sliding Doors’, Hugh Grant in ‘Mickey Blue Eyes’, and Julie Andrews in ‘Relative Values’. Recently, she played Dr Alex Blake in the internationally popular police procedural crime drama, ‘Criminal Minds’.