Jennifer Grey is an American actress who came into prominence in the 1980s. She comes from a family that is associated with the entertainment industry; her parents are actors, while her grandfather was a musician and comedian. Jennifer Grey began her career by appearing in commercials. Soon after, she began receiving offers for minor roles in movies. She started hogging the limelight during the 1980s, thanks to some of her best performance in films like ‘Ferris Bueller's Day Off’ and ‘Dirty Dancing.’ However, a motor accident in 1987 forced her to take a break from acting. Jennifer Grey returned to the entertainment industry shortly afterwards and has exhibited her skills on multiple platforms. She has been part of commercials, television series, television movies, and feature films. She has also judged television dance competitions.