Jeanne Tripplehorn is an American film, theatre and television actress. She has been in the entertainment field for over 27 years. She is mostly known for her television shows in HBO such as ‘Electric City,’ ‘ Big Love,’ ‘ Criminal Mind’ etc. Jeanne also became a member of ‘Julliard,’ a drama troupe alongside actress Laura Linney. She is the child of the guitarist for ‘Gary Lewis & the Playboys’, Tom Tripplehorn and mother Suzanne Ferguson.
Jeanne Tripplehorn is a graduate of 1981 of Eddison High School. She is the wife of the actor, Leland Orser. The couple got blessed with a son.
Quick Facts Of Jeanne Tripplehorn
Full Name Jeanne Marie Tripplehorn
Date of Birth June 10, 1963
Marital Status Married
Birthplace Tulsa, Oklahoma
Religion Not Disclosed
The active Year 1982–present
Eye color Brown
Hair color Red
Body Build Slim
Spouse Leland Orser (married in 2000)
Height 170 cm
Weight 63 kg or 138 lbs
Body Measurement 37-25-28
Bust size 37 inches
Waist size 25 inches
Hip size 28 inches
Bra size 34C
Shoe size 9 (US)
Dress size 8 (US)
Education University of Tulsa
Online Presence Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
Father’s Name Tom Tripplehorn
Mother’s Name Suzanne Ferguson
Siblings Kelly, Daniel and Jason
Grandmother Jean Neely
Ex-Fiance Ben Stiller
Husband’s Name Leland Orser
Children one son
Son’s Name August Tripplehorn Orse
Net Worth $12 Million
Jeanne was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma, the United States on June 10, 1963. Her original name was Jeanne Marie Tripplehorn. She was born to father, Tom Tripplehorn, and mother, Suzanne Ferguson. Her mother was an ordinary housewife, and her father was a guitarist for ‘Gary Lewis & the Playboys.’ Sadly Jeanne’s parents divorced when she was just two years old. Jeanne holds an American native with white ethnicity. Jeanne’s birth sign is Gemini.
Jeanne Graduated her high school classes from ‘Edison High School.’ After completion, she attended the ‘University of Tulsa’ for one semester, but soon she dropped out of university to start her acting career. At those times, Jeanne appeared on the TV shows like Creature Feature and Night Shift. She then joined ‘Juilliard School’ to study dramas and to act to take as a career.
Career Of Jeanne Tripplehorn
Jeanne started her career on stage as a TV and radio presenter. She played in the famous television series “The Perfect Tribute.” Her first movie was “Basic Instinct” in which she performed as a police psychologist. She also contributed to “The Firm and Waterworld” as a female lead role. Jeanne faced many ups and downs during her career period. She suffered a slow career growth, but she didn’t give up. Gradually she played an essential role in the movie “Mickey Blue Eyes” as the girlfriend of Hugh Grant.
Later Jeanne appeared as a lesbian gangster in the movie “Timecode.” She has appeared in several movies. Some of her films contributions are Monument Ave, ‘Til There Was You, Office Killer, The Perfect Tribute, Old Man, David, and Blonde Poison: The Making of ‘Basic Instinct’ and Mr. Show with Bob. Her television series also include Criminal Minds, Grey Gardens, and Big Love.
Year Role Title
1992 Dr. Beth Garner Basic Instinct
1993 Pastel The Night We Never Met
1993 Abby McDeere The Firm
1994 Cheryl Goode Reality Bites
1995 Helen Waterworld
1997 Gwen Moss ‘Til There Was You
1997 Norah Reed Office Killer
1998 Annie Monument Ave
1998 Lydia Sliding Doors
also 1998 Lois Berkow Very Bad Things
1999 Gina Vitale Mickey Blue Eyes
2000 Johanna Lawrenson Steal This Movie!
2000 Lauren Hathaway Timecode
also 2000 Rachel Paranoid
2000 Miranda Frayle / Freda Birch Relative Values
2002 Lucinda Pond Brother’s Keeper
2002 Marina Swept Away
2005 Thelma The Amateurs
2007 Maggie The Trap
2008 Doris Hagen Winged Creatures
2010 Angela Papadopolous Crazy on the Outside
2010 Alice Morning
2013 Nina A Perfect Man
2017 Jean Copeland We Only Know So Much
2017 Charlotte Wells Little Pink House
2018 Fiona Gloria Bell
Year Title Role
1991 The Perfect Tribute Julia
1992 The Ben Stiller Show The Wilson Woman / Goo
Note: 3 episodes
1996 Mr. Show with Bob and David stone Throwing Singer in ‘Jeepers Creepers’
Note: Episode: “The Biggest Failure in Broadway History”
1997 Old Man Addie Rebecca Brice
2003 Word of Honor Maj. Karen Harper
2003 Frasier Chelsea
Note: Episode: “Trophy Girlfriend”
2006–11 Big Love Barbara Henrickson
Record: Series regular (53 episodes)
Nominated: Satellite Award for Best Actress – Television Series Drama (2006 & 2007)
2009 Grey Gardens Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
Nominated for Primetime Emmy Award for the Outstanding Supporting Actress
2011 Five Pearl
2012 New Girl Ouli
Summary: Episodes: “Kids” and “Tomatoes”
2012–14 Criminal Minds Dr. Alex Blake
Record: Series regular (48 episodes) (Season 8–9)
TBA Mrs. America Eleanor Schlafly
Note: Miniseries, filming
Nominated in Primetime Emmy Awards
“Primetime Emmy Awards” is one of the ace awards in the world. In 2009, Jeanne got nominated for this award for the first time after stepping in acting career for her role in “Grey Gardens.” Jeanne also got nominated for “Outstanding Supporting Actress” in a Miniseries or Movie.
Nominated in Women’s Image Network Awards
Jeanne also got nominated in “Women’s Image Network Awards” twice in the years of 2010 and 2012 for “Actress Drama Series” and “Best Actress” in a Made for Television Movie. Sadly she was not honored both times.
Jeanne first began dating Ben Stiller in 1990. Ben was an American actor as well as a musician. Ben is most famous for his contribution to the movies like the “Madagascar” and “The Night at the Museum.” The couple dated each other for a full six years. They were even rumored to have engaged. However, their plan for marriage was unknown. Ben and Jeanne were in a relationship until 1996, but they broke up after a while. The reason behind their separation after six years long relationship is yet a mystery.
After breaking up with longtime ex-fiance, Ben, Jeana got married to an actor on the 14th of October 2000. The lucky actor is none other than Leland Orser. Leland Orser is mainly a character actor. After two years of marriage, together they welcomed their only child ‘August Tripplehorn Orser’ on May 22, 2002.
First child Of Jeanne Tripplehorn
In 2002, Jeanne became a mother for the first time in her life. She and her husband of two years, Leland Orser welcomed their first child as a son together in May of that same year. It was a baby boy, and the couple named him as ‘August Tripplehorn Orser.’
Relationships of Jeanne Tripplehorn with other people
- Leland Orser Husband
- August Tripplehorn Orser Son
- Ben Stiller Ex-fiancé
- Suzanne Tripplehorn Mother
- Tom Tripplehorn Father
- Suzanne Ferguson Mother
- Kelly, Daniel, and Jason Brothers
Looking at her physical appearance, Jeanne seems perfectly fit and beautiful. She has the perfect height of 170 cm, weighing 63 kg or 138 lbs. Her body measurements are alluring as measuring to be 37-25-28. Jeanne has a bust size of 37 inches, a waistline of 25 inches and similarly hip size of 28 inches. Her bra size is 34C. Jeanne wears the shoe of size 9 in the United States standard. Similarly, she wears a dress of size 8 in the United States standard. She has dark brown hair; moreover, her eye color is dark brown, which looks pretty attractive.
Rumors And Controversies
Unlike any other celebrities, Jeanne Tripplehorn has always stayed away from any social criticisms. There are no rumors and controversy about Jeanne. Starting from her first career phase until today, Jeanne has never had any scandals regarding her married life or her career. So far, Jeanne remains untouched with any negative headings of celebrity related news. The media has yet to reveal if there is any.
Net Worth Of Jeanne Tripplehorn
As to today’s date, Jeanne’s acting career dwelled the net worth of 12 Million dollars. Her remarkable amount of net worth expresses not only her work phase but also her commitment. Jeanne monthly salary is yet undisclosed, but it sure has added to her mostly by her entertainment career. Her husband’s net worth totals 6 million dollars, which is comparatively lower than that of Jeanne. With the total of her career reward and her husband’s reward, she surely lives a luxurious lifestyle.
- Her father, Tom Tripplehorn, was a guitarist for “Gary Lewis & The Playboys.”
- Jeanne’s parents got divorced when she was only two years old.
- She was Laura Linney’s roommate while studying at Juilliard.
- Jeanne used to be a DJ in the home city of Tulsa.
- Tripplehorn called herself “Jeanne Summers” when she worked as a morning DJ.
- She was a spokesperson in 2009 for the World Monuments Fund.
- She started her career at first a host for a local show and Tv host.
- Jeanne had to turn down the role of Carrie in ‘Four Weddings and a Funeral’ in 1994 due to her mother’s passing just a few weeks before the filming started. Andie MacDowell cast for the part.
Social Reach For Jeanne Tripplehorn
As Jeanne is a wonderful woman because of her career work, she is followed by many people and have an interest in her. She is equally active in all her social media. Jeanne is also active Instagram naming her profile of @jeannetripplehorn. She has also got the facebook naming of Jeanne Tripplehorn. Making her follower of more than 12.5k on Instagram, Jeanne is a responsible person. Jeanna has 2K followers on her Twitter account. She posts about her works and promotion and never let social media to make her rumors in public. She equally posts about her family. Her fans and followers are small numbers yet worth a lot. The following are her social media lists.
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