Jennifer Coolidge Bio



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Jennifer Coolidge is an American actress best known for her role Stifler mom on the comedy movie American Pie and for her role Bobbie Morganstern on the NBC sitcom Joey.

Jennifer Coolidge was born on August 28, 1963 in Boston, Massachusetts to Gretchen and Paul Constant Coolidge a plastics manufacturer. She has a brother Andrew and two sisters Elizabeth and Susannah. Jennifer studied at the Emerson College in Boston and the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City. She made her TV debut in 1993 on the sitcom Seinfeld.

In 2004 Jennifer was cast as a recurring character on the NBC sitcom Joey as Bobbie Morganstern the acting agent for the main character Joey Tribbiani who interested in her client nephew Michael Tribbiani. Jennifer in 2008 was cast as a recurring character on the ABC teen drama Secret Life of the American Teenager as Betty a prostitute who marries the wealthy buiness man Leo Boykewich.

In 2012 was cast as a main character on the CBS sitcom 2 Broke Girls as Sophie Kachinsky the owner of the cleaning company living in the apartment above the main character Max.

Jennifer Coolidge also had a prominent role on the TV series According to Jim, Hero Factory, Nip/Tuck and Saturday Night Special.

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Secret Life of the American Teenager


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1993 Seinfeld as Jodi

1995 The Monroes as Marcia Kelly

1998 Alright Already as Rhonda

1998 Rude Awakening as Sue

1999 Ladies Man as Helen

2001 Dead Last as Annalee

2001 Frasier as Frederica

2001 The Andy Dick Show as Nancy Bunting

2002 Do Over as Gwen Brody

2003 Friends as Amanda Buffamonteezi

2003 Sex and the City as Victoria

2003-2004 According to Jim as Roxanne

2004-2006 Joey as Bobbie Morganstern

2007 Family of the Year as Jackie Holloway

2007-2009 Nip/Tuck as Candy Richards

2008 The Closer as Angie Serabian

2008-2010 The Secret Life of the American Teenager as Betty

2009 Kath & Kim as Lenore

2009 Party Down as Bobbie St Brown

1997 Trial and Error as Jacqueline Turreau

1998 Browns Requiem as Helen

1998 Slappy and the Stinkers as Harriet

1999 American Pie as Stiflers Mom

2000 Best in Show as Sherri Ann Cabot

2000 The Broken Hearts Club A Romantic Comedy as Betty

2001 American Pie 2 as Stiflers Mom

2001 Down to Earth as Mrs Wellington

2001 Legally Blonde as Paulette

2001 Pootie Tang as Ireenie

2002 Stage on Screen The Women as Edith Potter

2002 Women vs Men as Shelly

2003 A Mighty Wind as Amber Cole

2003 American Pie The Wedding as Stiflers Mom

2003 As Virgins Fall as Janice Denver

2003 Legally Blonde 2 Red White & Blonde as Paulette

2003 Testosterone as Louise

2004 A Cinderella Story as Fiona

2006 American Dreamz as Martha Kendoo

2006 Date Movie as Roz Funkyerdoder

2006 For Your Consideration as Whitney Taylor Brown

2006 I Click as Janine

2006 If You Lived Here Youd Be Home Now as Sherry

2008 Foreign Exchange as Principal Lonnatini

2008 Living Proof as Tish

2008 Soul Men as Rosalee

2009 Bad Lieutenant as Genevieve

2009 ExTerminators as Stella

2009 Gentlemen Broncos as Judith

2010 Beauty & the Briefcase as Alicia

2010 Mangus as Cookie Richardson