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Jenna Fischer

Fischer in May 2008
Born Regina Marie Fischer
March 7, 1974 (1974-03-07) (age 36)
Fort Wayne, Indiana, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 2001–present
Spouse(s) James Gunn (2000–2008; divorced),
Lee Kirk (writer) (2009-present; engaged)
.Jenna Fischer (born March 7, 1974)[1] is an American actress, film director and writer.^ Born: March 7 , 1974 Birthplace: Ft.
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^ Jenna Fischer is an absolutely beautiful actress.
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.She has appeared in several films, including Blades of Glory, Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story and The Promotion, but is most widely known for playing Pam Beesly on the NBC sitcom The Office.^ Who plays Pam on the show The Office?
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^ Walk Hard: the Dewey Cox Story hits theaters on December 21.
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^ Most of us on The Office have a story like that.
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Early life

.Fischer was born Regina Marie Fischer in Fort Wayne, Indiana, the daughter of Anne and Jim Fischer.^ Emmy nominated actress Jenna Fischer was born Regina Marie Fischer in Fort Wayne, Ind.
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^ Birthname: Regina Marie Fischer Date of birth: 1974-03-07 Birthplace: Ft.
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^ Wayne, Indiana, USA Height: 5' 4'' Nationality: American Profession: Actress Biography: Jenna Fischer (born March 7 1974) is an Emmy Award-nominated American actress best known for her role as Pam Beesly ...read more .
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[2] She has one younger sister, Emily, and was raised in Manchester, Missouri, a suburb of St. Louis, Missouri.[3] .She has gone by the first name Jenna since she was born.^ Jenna Fischer was born on March 7th and raised in St. Louis, Missouri where, aged five, she took her first acting class.
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^ Jenna Fischer (born March 7, 1974) is an American actress best known for her role as Pam Halpert (maiden name Beesly) on the NBC series "The Office".
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[4]
.She attended Pierremont Elementary School and later attended Nerinx Hall High School, a private all-girls Catholic school in suburban Webster Groves.^ Wayne, Indiana, but was raised in St. Louis, Missouri, attending Nerinx Hall High School in suburban Webster Groves.
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^ After going to Pierremont Elementary School, she attended Nerinx Hall High School, a private, all-girls Catholic school in the St. Louis suburb of Webster Groves.
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^ I don't know Jenna Fischer, a St. Louis native, popular character actress and screenwriter, wife to novelist and screenwriter James Gunn, and graduate of Nerinx Hall High School.
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[5] .She received a bachelor of arts in theatre, as well as a minor in journalism, from Truman State University,[6] where she originally enrolled as a pre-law major.^ She originally enrolled as a Pre-Law student, but later changed to Theatre.
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^ When Jenna Fischer entered at Truman State University, she originally enrolled as a Pre-Law student, but later she changed to Theatre.
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^ Originally enrolled at Truman State University as a Pre-Law student; later changed to Theatre.
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[7] .Before landing her role as Pam Beesly on The Office, Fischer worked as a receptionist and administrative assistant while auditioning for roles on the side.^ On the hit NBC show, Fischer plays Pam Beesly, the office receptionist.
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^ It's a profession she got pretty familiar with while working as an executive assistant before landing her role on the show.
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^ After scoring her breakout role as receptionist Pam Beesly on The Office , Fischer says she had a wish list for her publicist.
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.She has stated in interviews that she can type 85 words per minute with 90 percent accuracy.^ Types 85 WPM with 90% accuracy.
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^ She can type 85 words per minute with 90 percent accuracy.
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^ Jenna used to work as a receptionist and can type 85 words per minute with 90% accuracy.
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[8][9]

Career

Television and feature films

.Before landing her breakthrough role on The Office, Fischer spent the first several years of her career appearing primarily in bit parts in small indie films and guest spots on television shows.^ Biography: First rising to fame for her deadpan performance as receptionist Pam Beesly on NBC's The Office , Jenna Fischer was born in Indiana and spent the first several years of her career primarily appearing in bit parts in small indie films and guest spots on TV shows.
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^ Before landing her breakthrough role on The Office, Fischer spent the first several years of her career appearing primarily in bit parts in small indie films and guest spots on television shows.
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^ Fischer has appeared in several television shows and films throughout her career, including a major role in Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story.
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.Her television credits include roles on Six Feet Under, That '70s Show, Cold Case, Miss Match, Strong Medicine, Undeclared, What I Like About You, Off Centre and Spin City.^ I don't want him to have to like have me do a day on the movie where maybe I'm not as great and he has to spin it and pretend like I'm awesome and lie to me about why they cut that scene.
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^ Shelby The 40 Year Old Virgin (2005) "Six Feet Under" ....
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^ Rainn Wilson Fans of HBO's 'Six Feet Under' knew the pre-Schrute Wilson as the sweet, bizarre embalmer Arthur Martin.
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Jenna Fischer at The Heart Truth Fashion Show, February 2008
.In 2004 Fischer wrote, directed, and starred in the mockumentary LolliLove, co-starring her now ex-husband James Gunn, Linda Cardellini, Judy Greer, Lloyd Kaufman and Jason Segel.^ Fischer directed, co-wrote, and illustrated parts of the film, and starred in it opposite her ex-husband, James Gunn .
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^ Wife of writer/director James Gunn, Jenna Fischer co-wrote, directed and co-starred (with husband James Gunn) in the independent feature LolliLove in 2004.
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^ Fischer also wrote and directed the feature film "Lollilove," starring herself, Linda Cardellini, Judy Greer, and director, James Gunn.
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The film premiered at the St. Louis International Film Festival (the hometown of Fischer and Gunn) in November 2004, as well as the TromaDance Film Festival. .For her role in the film, Fischer was awarded a Screen Actors Guild Emerging Actor Award.^ As a result, Fischer was awarded the Screen Actors Guild Emerging Actor Award at last years St. Louis Film Festival.
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^ Fischer won a Screen Actors Guild Emerging Actor Award for her performance in the film.
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^ As a result, Jenna Fischer was awarded the Screen Actors Guild Emerging Actor Award at last years St. Louis Film Festival.
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[10] Her experience on the low-budget film (principal photography cost $1500, mostly for food) discouraged her from any future directorial aspirations, as she told a St. Louis arts and entertainment magazine:[11]
.The directing was exhausting and the writing was painful.^ Being asked about her experience on the low-budget independent feature, Fischer revealed: “The directing was exhausting and the writing was painful.
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.It was very difficult to direct and star in a movie.^ It was very difficult to direct and star in a movie.
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^ She has written, directed, and starred in her own movie, Lollilove.
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.We also had a very small crew so I did a lot of things a normal director doesn’t have to do, like make the props and serve lunch.^ We also had a very small crew so I did a lot of things a normal director doesnt have to do, like make the props and serve lunch.
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^ We also had a very small crew so I did a lot of things a normal director doesn’t have to do, like make the props and serve lunch.
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^ "I actually had this whole thing in my living room where I was talking about, 'Why don't we make more shows like this in America?'
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.I was simultaneously getting into character, going over my lines, set dressing the next shot, coaching an actor, and brainstorming with my D.P. I’m good at multitasking, but that was too much for me.^ I was simultaneously getting into character, going over my lines, set dressing the next shot, coaching an actor, and brainstorming with my D.P. I’m good at multitasking, but that was too much for me.
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^ Just set up an account and you're good to go.
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^ I guess I need to thank Wired for making my job of recruiting women into the field that much more challenging.
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.I couldn’t enjoy any one part the way I would have liked.^ I couldn’t enjoy any one part the way I would have liked.
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^ It's like I couldn't believe it that I was a part of it.
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^ If I could tell women one thing, it would be that everyone worries about their bodies and what they look like in their clothes,” Jenna quips in the issue.
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.I think I’ll stick to acting.^ I think Ill stick to acting."
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^ I think I’ll stick to acting.” .
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Fischer spoke about her career aspirations in an April 2005 interview with The Index, the student newspaper at Truman State University, her alma mater:
.Honestly it would be great to get to play Pam for a long, long time ...^ Honestly it would be great to get to play Pam for a long, long time...I don't have real big aspirations to be a movie star.
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^ Jenna Fischer talked about her career aspirations in an interview with the student newspaper, The Index, at her alma mater: "Honestly it would be great to get to play Pam for a long, long time ...
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^ You don't see the whole thing, folks, but there's a lot of the ladies in this film that have been hidden under Pam's sweaters for a long time.
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.I don't have real big aspirations to be a movie star.^ I don't have real big aspirations to be a movie star.
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^ "I don't have real big aspirations to be a movie star.
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^ Honestly it would be great to get to play Pam for a long, long time...I don't have real big aspirations to be a movie star.
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.I would love to be on a long-running hit TV show.^ I would love to be on a long-running hit TV show.
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^ HW: TV has a long history of long running shows with “Will they or won't they” romantic plots.
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^ He also wanted to stress that the show would be fictional, so clients shouldn't worry about actual details of their cases showing up on TV. .
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.You end up playing a defining role.^ You end up playing a defining role."
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^ You end up playing a defining role.
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^ Was it a surprise to you to be offered a role in “Walk Hard” that’s so different from the role you play on “The Office”?
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[6]
.Fischer has expressed a desire to take on more dramatic film roles in the future, telling a reporter at the 2009 Golden Globe awards: "Yes, [I want to play a serious role.] When I saw Amy Adams in Doubt, I was just, 'Oh, I'd love to do that someday.'^ Award Season Golden Globe Awards 2010...
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^ Golden Globe Awards 2010: Jenn...
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^ SAG Awards 2009: Jenna Fischer...
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She's so talented and I'd like to follow in her footsteps."[12]
.Fischer's film credits include Employee of the Month, Slither, Lucky 13, The Specials, The Brothers Solomon, Blades of Glory, Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story, and The Promotion.^ The Brothers Solomon tells the hilarious story of Dean and John So...
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^ Other than a few "f-bombs" and a positive endorsement of marijuana, there really isn't all that much in the new international trailer for Judd Apatow' s musical spoof, Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story that could be considered particularly controversial.
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^ Cox and his band The Hard Walkers put on a hell of a show, tearing through all the hits from Cox's glorious career -- soon to be given the big screen treatment in Walk Hard .
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Other work

.Prior to The Office, Fischer's short subject work included the 2002 film Les Superficiales, a Peter Alton film; Alton later co-wrote and narrated LolliLove.^ She was also seen in Chris Hall's 3-minute film Picking Up Chicks with Harland Williams (2001) and Peter Alton's 11-minute black-and-white film Superficiales, Les (2002).
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^ Exploring ambitions behind the camera as well, Jenna Fischer wrote and directed the 2004 independent feature film 'Lollilove,' starring herself, husband Gunn, and Linda Cardellini of 'ER' fame.
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^ Jenna Fischer worked with Steve Carell , co-star of The Office , in the 2005 film The 40-Year-Old Virgin in an uncredited role.
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.Fischer had a starring role in a 2003 Instant Films short called The Girl's Guide to Summer directed by Instant Film's co-founder (and camera operator) Charles Papert.^ Fischer : I filmed that two summers ago.
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^ In 2000, Fischer landed a bit part as a college girl in Craig Mazin-directed comedy movie about a group of superheroes on their day off, The Specials, which was written and starred by her future husband James Gunn.
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^ Fischer wrote and directed the mock-documentary LolliLove (2004), which starred her and her now-erstwhile first husband, filmmaker James Gunn.
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[13]
.In 2006 she appeared on Bravo's Celebrity Poker Showdown, appearing in the show's eighth tournament, shot in New Orleans, Louisiana.^ In June 2006, Jenna Fischer appeared in Celebrity Poker Showdown , playing to win for Catholic Charities.
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^ HiiFii Celebrity Entertainment - Celebrity News » Jenna Fischer doesn’t have an “I’m a star in public” voice yet on December 10, 2006 [...
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^ Herself "Celebrity Poker Showdown" ....
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.Fischer played for Catholic Charities' Tsunami Relief and went out in second place.^ In June 2006, Jenna Fischer appeared in Celebrity Poker Showdown , playing to win for Catholic Charities.
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^ "So we just stayed wet, and we took another boat ride, and we went around again, and we played it wet for the second go-round."
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[14]
.In 2007 Fischer starred in the music video for Willie Wisely's single "Through Any Window", directed by longtime friend John Cabrera; the opportunity arose because she knew Wisely from work he had done on soundtracks for LolliLove and Tromeo and Juliet, one of her husband's films.^ Jenna stars in the video for the album's first single "Through Any Window", directed by John Cabrera (Brian Fuller on Gilmore Girls).
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^ John Cabrara has directed a music video, according to a press release.
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^ Jenna Fischer to star in upcoming Wisely video for "Through Any Window" one of her favorite songs of all time.
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[15]
.In December 2007, during the Hollywood writer's strike, Fischer appeared at Sacred Fools Theatre in episode 25 of Darque Magick, a serialized play written and directed by Jenelle Riley.^ In Theatres December 21 2007 (USA) .
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^ Posted by officefan December 25, 2007 .

^ More Jenna Fischer Pictures to enjoy :) ► 2007 (18) ► 11 (1) The New Writers and Actors strike still going on ► 10 (13) Walk Hard Trailer The Brothers Solomon Movie with Jenna Fischer rele...
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[16]
.In 2009 Fischer recorded a voiceover of a commercial for Proactiv Skincare Solutions.^ Katy Perry, Avril Lavigne, and Jenna Fischer have been announced as the new spokespersons of the anti-acne company Proactiv Solution.
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[17] She was named as an official spokeswoman for the skin care brand in January 2010.[18]
.In July 2009 Fischer played left field for the National League team in the Taco Bell All-Star Legends and Celebrity Softball Game as part of the MLB All-Star Week festivities.^ All-star Legends Soft ball game!
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^ National league all the way..
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^ Jenna was playing for the National League.
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[19] The event was held at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri, where Fischer grew up. In March of 2010, she chaired an annual auction for her former St. Louis, Missouri high school, Nerinx Hall High School, auctioning off items from the All-Star Game as well as a set visit to The Office.[20]

Personal life

Fischer at the Inside The Office panel discussion at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences in March 2009
.On October 7, 2000, Fischer married screenwriter James Gunn, the brother of Fischer's lifelong friend Sean Gunn.^ This will be the second trip down the aisle for Fischer, who married filmmaker James Gunn in October 2000.
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^ Jenna and Sean stayed in touch over the years and in October 2000 she married his brother, writer/director James Gunn.
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^ Jenna Fischer is married to screenwriter James Gunn, writer of Slither .
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[9] .However, on September 5, 2007, Fischer announced she was separating from Gunn.^ In September 2007, Jenna Fischer announced her separation from her husband of nearly seven years, James Gunn.
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^ This will be the first marriage for Kirk and the second for Fischer, who was previously married to director James Gunn before divorcing in July 2007 after seven years of marriage.
  • Jenna Fischer is Engaged, Which Means Jim Halpert is Back on the Market 21 January 2010 5:58 UTC www.dose.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Actress Jenna Fischer has found love again one year after announcing her divorce from Hollywood filmmaker James Gunn.
  • SFGate: Daily Dish : Fischer Finds Love One Year After Divorce 21 January 2010 5:58 UTC www.sfgate.com [Source type: General]

[21] .In a radio interview during the publicity tour of The Promotion, she said that her divorce from Gunn was finalized.^ First, there's a radio interview with him about the trip, and second, some footage of Colbert during the show's rehearsal.

[22]
.She is currently engaged to screenwriter Lee Kirk.^ Jenna Fischer got engaged last week to writer Lee Kirk .
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^ In July 2009, Jenna Fischer got engaged to boyfriend, writer Lee Kirk, while the two were on vacation in Europe.
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^ Huffpost - Jenna Fischer Engaged To Lee Kirk stumble reddit del.ico.us First Posted: 07- 6-09 05:37 PM .
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[2]
.In May 2007, while attending the NBC upfronts for her role in The Office, Fischer fell down a flight of stairs in a Manhattan lounge and fractured her back in four places.^ Fractured her back in four places after falling down a set of stairs at...
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^ Fischer, 33, fractured her back in four places when she fell down some stairs.
  • Jenna Fischer Takes ‘Baby Steps’ with Injury - PEOPLE TV Watch 21 January 2010 5:58 UTC tvwatch.people.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Fractured her back in four places after falling down a set of stairs at the NYC bar, Buddakan, on May 15, 2007.
  • Jenna Fischer - Biography 21 January 2010 5:58 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

[23] .After a twelve-week recovery, she returned to the set in time for the fourth season's first episode.^ I had mixed feelings about this episode when it first aired last season because Roy basically attacked Jim when Roy found out that Jim and Pam [...

^ The first episode sets up story arcs that resonate throughout the season.
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^ By Michelle Collins Thank God — and trust me, I never thought I’d say this — The Office has finally returned to good ol’ half-hour episodes, following the 4 one-hour episodes that kicked off the fourth season.
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.Fischer had a cat named Andy that she rescued while attending college.^ Due to her love for animals, Jenna Fischer considered becoming a vegetarian, ultimately she volunteered with the animal rescue organization, Kitten Rescue, and is the proud owner of a cat.
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^ In People Magazine 's "100 Most Beautiful" Jenna Fischer's cat, Andy, was featured with her.
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^ A former volunteer with the animal rescue organization Kitten Rescue as a foster parent for sick and injured cats, Fischer has a passion for animals.
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.Fischer is involved with the animal organizations Kitten Rescue[24] and Rescue Rover in Los Angeles.^ WireImage Jenna Fischer and Lee Kirk arrive to the 2009 Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles on January 25, 2009 .
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^ Getty Images Jenna Fischer and Lee Kirk arrive to the 2009 Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles on January 25, 2009 .
  • Jenna Fischer & John Krasinski Talk ‘Office’ Pregnancy | Access Hollywood - Celebrity News, Photos & Videos 21 January 2010 5:58 UTC www.accesshollywood.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Fischer walks the 'Walk' - Entertainment News, Los Angeles, Media - Variety variety.com Home .
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.In 2008 and 2009, she hosted an event for Kitten Rescue that included a silent auction for the organization.^ Has a passion for animals and volunteered with an organization called Kitten Rescue.
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^ Due to her love for animals, Jenna Fischer considered becoming a vegetarian, ultimately she volunteered with the animal rescue organization, Kitten Rescue, and is the proud owner of a cat.
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^ Jenna Fischer: ‘A Little’ Crazy About Cats The Office star dotes on her frail 16-year-old feline Andy and is hosting a kitten rescue event More: continued here .
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[25]
.Fischer, along with several of her Office co-stars, regularly updates her MySpace blog with behind-the-scenes anecdotes of upcoming episodes of The Office.^ She regularly updates her blog on her Myspace, and comments back some of her fans.
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^ Like several noted comedic actresses before her, Jenna Fischer, co-star of NBC's Emmy-winning show "The Office," was born right here in Fort Wayne.
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^ Star of hit comedy series “The Office,” Jenna Fischer and her husband, James Gunn have announced that they are separating.
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[26]

Filmography

Films

Year Film Role Other notes
2003 Melvin Goes to Dinner Hostess
2004 Employee of the Month Whisper
The Women (short) Leslie
LolliLove Jenna Co-writer and director
2005 The 40-Year-Old Virgin Woman #1 Background in a bar scene
2006 Slither Shelby
2007 Blades of Glory Katie Van Waldenberg
The Brothers Solomon Michelle
Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story Darlene Madison
2008 The Promotion Jen Stauber
2009 Solitary Man completed
2010 A Little Help Laura post-production
2011 Hall Pass in production

Television

Year Title Role Notes
2001 Spin City Waitress Episode "A Shot in the Dark: Part 2"
Undeclared Betty 2 episodes
2002 Off Centre Melanie Episode "The Backup"
What I Like About You Kim Episode "Copy That"
2003 Strong Medicine Camille Freemont Episode "Maternal Mirrors"
Miss Match Connie Episode "Kate in Ex-tasy"
2004 Cold Case Dottie 1943 Episode "Factory Girls"
2005 That '70s Show Stacy Wanamaker Season 7 Episode 12 "Don't Lie to Me"
Six Feet Under Sharon Kinney 2 episodes
2005–present The Office Pam (Beesly) Halpert Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series (2006, 2007)
Nominated: Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series (2007)
Nominated: Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series (2008)

Awards and nominations

Year Group Award Result Film/Television series
2004 St. Louis International Film Festival Screen Actors Guild Emerging Actor Award Won LolliLove
TromaDance Film Festival Independent Soul Award Won
2006 Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series[27] Won The Office
2007 Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series[28] Won
Emmy Award Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series[29] Nominated
2008 Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series Nominated
2009 Teen Choice Awards Choice TV Actress: Comedy [30] Nominated

References

  1. ^ Brady, James (2007-11-21). "In Step With...Jenna Fischer". Parade Magazine. http://www.parade.com/articles/editions/2007/edition_12-09-2007/In_Step_With...Jenna_Fischer. Retrieved 2009-06-10. 
  2. ^ Fischer's biography at the Internet Movie Database
  3. ^ KMOX 1120 Chats with Jenna Fischer
  4. ^ Pam/Jenna Myspace Blog, a 2008 entry by Fischer on her MySpace blog
  5. ^ The Office: Your Questions Answered!, an April 2006 entry by Fischer in the TV Guide Insider blog
  6. ^ a b Alumna works in "The Office" on NBC, Interview with student newspaper of Fischer's alma mater
  7. ^ [1] Jenna Fischer Interview
  8. ^ The Office Season Finale Party: Jenna Fischer Tumbles, Breaks Back at NPR
  9. ^ a b Jenna Fischer Biography at NBC's The Office website
  10. ^ Jenna Fischer profile from Variety magazine
  11. ^ The LolliLove Interview: Jenna Fischer (December 2005), from an arts and entertainment magazine in St. Louis
  12. ^ 2009 E! Red Carpet Interview
  13. ^ Quick shoot artists, an August 2003 article from the Los Angeles Times (includes a link to the film itself)
  14. ^ 'Celebrity Poker Showdown, Tournament 8, Game 4 at the Internet Movie Database
  15. ^ Willie Wisely & Jenna Fischer: Kodak Moment from Harp (magazine)
  16. ^ Darque Magick from the Sacred Fools Theatre website
  17. ^ Myspace Blog.
  18. ^ http://www.stylelist.com/2010/01/13/katy-perry-avril-lavigne-jenna-fischer-get-proactiv/ Proactiv Spokespeople
  19. ^ Official List of St. Louis Game Participants
  20. ^ Jenna Fischer to Chair Auctio Nerinx
  21. ^ Office actress Fischer, husband separate (September 2007), Reuters.
  22. ^ WMMR Interview (June 2008)
  23. ^ The Office Season Finale Party: Jenna Fischer Tumbles, Breaks Back, The National Ledger, May 2007.
  24. ^ Harrington, Maureen. Jenna Fischer: 'A Little' Crazy About Cats, People, 12 September 2008.
  25. ^ Jenna Fischer Hosts Fur Ball
  26. ^ Jenna Fischer at MySpace
  27. ^ Screen Actors Guild Honors Outstanding Film and Television Performances..., a January 2007 press release from the SAG Awards website
  28. ^ 'Sopranos,' 'The Office' Win SAG Ensemble Awards, a January 2008 TVWeek article
  29. ^ 2007 Emmy Award Reactions
  30. ^ Teen Choice Awards 2009

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