Jenny Shimizu

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Jenny Shimizu
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Jenny Shimizu at the 2006 Sundance Film Festival
Born (1967-06-16) June 16, 1967 (age 47)
San Jose, California, U.S.
Occupation Model, actress

Jenny Lynn Shimizu (born June 16, 1967) is a Japanese-American model and actress. She was born in San Jose, California.


While working as a mechanic,[1][2][3] she was approached to model for the Calvin Klein CK1 fragrance ads and model Calvin Klein fashions. She later was featured in the Banana Republic 'American Beauty' campaign.

In 2005, she appeared in Sky documentary Power Lesbian UK (broadcast as Power Lesbians on Logo which profiled successful lesbians in Los Angeles),[4] where she married Rebecca Loos. She appeared on Tyra Banks's reality show America's Next Top Model in that year. She was voted "sexiest woman" in a 2005 poll by gay publication The Pink Paper.

Shimizu had a supporting role in Jamie Babbit's 2007 film Itty Bitty Titty Committee.[5] She was also one of the stars of Foxfire, alongside Angelina Jolie. Shimizu appeared in the third season of the here! original series Dante's Cove.

She appeared in season two of Bravo TV's Make Me a Supermodel as a member of the judging panel.[6]

Personal life[edit]

Shimizu was born in San Jose, California and raised in Santa Maria, California.[7] In January 2007, Shimizu described an intimate relationship she had with Madonna, claiming that Madonna would fly her to destinations across the world for sexual liaisons. "I was her secret 'booty call' available any time of the day or night for secret sex sessions."[8] She also had a sexual relationship with Angelina Jolie, as Jolie has confirmed. "I fell in love with her the first second I saw her," Jolie admitted of her Foxfire (1996) co-star. "I would probably have married Jenny if I hadn't married my [first] husband (Jonny Lee Miller)."[9] Shimizu is currently engaged to Michelle Harper.[10]


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