Trivia for actress Ashley Judd who starred in the movies Flypaper, Someone Like You, High Crimes and more.
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1. Ashley Judd was born in 1968 in California.
2. She stands at 5' 7" (1.70 m).
3. Her actual surname is Ciminella.
4. She has been married to Dario Franchitti since 2001.
5. She’s a feminist.
6. She was nominated for Golden Globe twice: once in the category of Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy in 2005 for her performance in De-Lovely and once in the category of Best Performance by an Actress in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV for her role in Norma Jean & Marilyn in 1997. Norma Jean & Marilyn also brought her an Emmy nomination.
7. She is the same age her High Crimes (2002) co-star Jim Caviezel.
8. Ashley Judd’s make-out session with Jim Caviezel in (High Crimes) was supposed to be “hotter”, but Jim objected to doing a nude scene due to his religious beliefs.
9. She can speak French.
10. She co-starred with the two stars of the original Beverly Hills 90210, Jason Priestley (who played Brandon) and Luke Perry (Dylan) in different movies. Jason Priestley played in Eye of the Beholder while Luke did Normal Life with her.
11. She co-starred with two of The Mentalist’s guest actors: Michael Gaston (plays Gale Bertram on the show) appeared in the movie High Crimes with her, while Pruitt Taylor Vince, who played LaRoche in The Mentalist, did Flypaper with her.
12. Her Bug co-star Michael Shannon had a small but important role in High Crimes.
13. Her actress friends include Salma Hayek and Joey Lauren Adams.
14. In 2006, she starred in the romantic drama Come Early Morning, written and directed by her friend Joey Lauren Adams. She co-starred with Tim Blake Nelson, who also co-starred with her in the 2011 action/comedy Flypaper.
15. Her impressive list of co-stars include Jim Caviezel, Morgan Freeman, Adam Scott, Amanda Peet, Michael Gaston (High Crimes), Tommy Lee Jones (Double Jeopardy), Hugh Jackman, Greg Kinnear, Ellen Barkin, Marisa Tomei (Someone Like You), Patrick Dempsey (Flypaper), Salma Hayek, Alfred Molina, Geoffrey Rush (Frida), Ewan McGregor (Eye of the Beholder), Oliver Platt (Simon Birch), Matthew McConaughey, Sandra Bullock, Samuel L. Jackson, Kiefer Sutherland, Kevin Spacey (A Time to Kill), Morgan Freeman (Kiss the Girls), Brendan Fraser, Viggo Mortensen (The Passion of Darkly Noon), Harvey Keitel, William Hurt (Smoke), Milla Jovovich, Christian Slater (Kuffs), Kevin Kline (De-Lovely), Michael Shannon (Bug), Tim Blake Nelson (Come Early Morning), Natalie Portman, Stockard Channing (Where the Heart Is), Vince Vaughn, Paul Rudd, Kate Capshaw (The Locusts), Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Val Kilmer, Jon Voight, Tom Sizemore (Heat), Luke Perry (Normal Life), Harrison Ford, Ray Liotta, Jim Sturgess (Crossing Over), Andy Garcia, Samuel L. Jackson, Sandra Bullock,Ellen Burstyn, Angus Macfadyen, James Garner
16. She’s been appearing on the screen since 1991.
Ashley Judd movies
The Mentalist episodes