Jenny Mollen - Biography
Last Modified: Aug 2, 2020
|Born on :||May 30, 1979 (age 42)|
|Birth Name /
|Jenny Ann Mollen|
|Birth Place:||Phoenix, Arizona, USA|
|Father's Name:||Dr. Art Mollen|
Brad Mollen (half-brother)
|High School:||Chaparral High School|
|University:||University of California, Antioch University|
|Married Date:||April 23, 2008|
|Husband's Name:||Jason Biggs|
Sid Biggs (son)
|Height:||1.68 meter (5 feet 6 inch)|
|Shoe Size:||8 US|
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Who is Jenny Mollen?
Jenny Mollen is an actress, author by profession and American by nationality. She is best known as Nina Ash of the TV series Angel, and for Return of the Living Dead: Rave to the Grave. She writes a humorous column for The Smoking Jacket, a Playboy associated website.
Jenny Mollen: Age, Parents, Siblings
Jenny Mollen’s birth took place on May 30, 1979, in Phoenix, Arizona, USA. She was born as Jenny Ann Mollen to father Dr. Art Mollen, an osteopathic physician while her mother’s name and details are not known. She is not the only child of his parents and has two siblings, half-brother Brad Mollen and a younger sister named Samantha Mollen.
For education, she attended Chaparral High School, graduating from the same. She then enrolled at the University of California, Los Angeles’ School of Theater, Film, and Television and graduated. Mollen also studied at Antioch University, where she gained a master’s degree in Psychology.
She lived in Paris, France and Heidelberg, Germany and is fluent in both English, French, and German. Her ethnicity is Ashkenazi-Jewish.
Jenny Mollen: Boyfriend, Husband, Children
Jenny Mollen and fellow actor Jason Biggs met while filming 2008’s My Best Friend's Girl. She and her boyfriend eloped on April 23, 2008. They also held a second wedding and married in mid-June 2008 in Napa Valley.
Source: People (Jenny Mollen, Jason Biggs)
In April 2008, she miscarried her son at after three months of pregnancy. In July 2013, Jenny Mollen and her husband announced that they were expecting their first child. Their son Sid Biggs was born on February 15, 2014, while their second child, also a son was born on October 2, 2017. They named him Lazlo Biggs.
Mollen suffers from Grave’s disease after having Lazlo, which causes her to lose weight. She has been very open with her condition. In April 2019, she revealed that she had accidentally dropped son Sid on his head which fractured his skull.
She rushed her son to ICU and is reportedly recovering.
Jenny Mollen: Career
While still a young girl, Jenny Mollen worked in a local theater and also had the opportunity to work with The Old Globe, The Idywild School, and the Oregon Shakespeare Festival.
She began her professional career in 2000. That year she had a minor role in TV series 18 Wheels of Justice. This was followed by her working in film D.E.B.S. (2004) and in series Strong Medicine.
In 2003, she landed the breakthrough role in TV series Angel as Nina Ash, the character she portrayed for a total of three episodes until 2004. Jenny Mollen is also well known for playing Jenny in 2005’s Return of the Living Dead: Rave to the Grave.
Since 2005, Mollen has worked in TV series Crash (2008), CSI: NY (2011), Suits (2011), Girls (2014), Chicago Fire (2016) and has also hosted 2015’s Bachelor in Paradise: After Paradise.
Moreover, she has starred in films Cattle Call (2006), Kidnapping Caitlynn (2009, which she also wrote), Crazy, Stupid, Love (2011), Extracted (2013), Amateur Night (2016).
January 2013, Jenny Mollen had signed with St. Martin's Press to write I Like You Just The Way I Am, a book of comedic essays and published it in 2014. The book reached #10 on The New York Times Best Seller list and was followed by Live Fast Die Hot in June 2016.
Her second book was also a success which reached #8 in Humor of New York Times Best Seller. Also, the book’s film rights had been acquired by Warner Brothers. Mollen is to write and executive produce the movie and will the starring Anne Hathaway.
Over the course of her nearly two decades of career, she has worked alongside Jason Biggs, Julie Benz, Amy Acker, Andy Hallett.
Jenny Mollen: Net Worth, Salary
The net worth of Mollen is estimated to be around $1 million while the figure on her annual salary is not shared with the public.
Jenny Mollen: Instagram, Twitter, Facebook
Jenny Mollen has an offical website- jennymollen.com. She is also active on social media sites such as Instagram, Twitter, Facebook.
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