Ashlynn Yennie

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Ashlynn Yennie
Yennie at the 2010 Big Apple Convention in Manhattan.
Born Ashlynn Yennie
(1985-05-15) May 15, 1985 (age 30)
Riverton, Wyoming, United States
Occupation Actress
Years active 2008–present

Ashlynn Yennie (born May 15, 1985) is an American actress from Riverton, Wyoming. She is best known for playing the role of Jenny in the 2010 Dutch horror film, The Human Centipede (First Sequence). In 2010, she starred as Starlene Arbuckle, in the CM Downs directed horror film, American Maniacs (Previously known as Fetch). In 2011, she starred as herself (the actress who played Jenny) in the sequel to the first film,[1] The Human Centipede 2 (Full Sequence).[2]

Early life[edit]

Yennie was born on May 15, 1985 in Riverton, Wyoming, and is the youngest of three sisters. At the age of 4, Yennie was in her first play called Goosey Loosey and played the leading role of Goosey Loosey. She was nominated for "Best Dancer in Wyoming" when she was 13. Yennie enjoys all forms of dancing and when she was a teenager, she studied Celtic, jazz, tap, lyrical and belly dancing. At the age of 19, Yennie moved to New York City and attended the New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts.[citation needed]


Yennie's first major role in a feature film was as Jenny in the 2010 Dutch horror film, The Human Centipede (First Sequence).[3]



Year Title Role Notes
2008 Absent Father Raven (voice)
2009 Evan and Gareth Are Trying to Get Laid Thai Kissing Girl
2009 The Human Centipede (First Sequence) Jenny Lead role
2010 American Maniacs[4] Starlene Arbuckle Lead role
2011 The Human Centipede 2 (Full Sequence) Herself Lead role
2013 Fractured Brandy
2014 The Scribbler Post-production
2016 Fear, Inc. Filming


Year Title Role Notes
2010 Chiller 13: The Decade's Scariest Movie Moments Self TV documentary
2010 Vampira Chant Vampira fan music video
2010 Cinétsû! Self
2011 20Q with Drew Self Episode: "The Horror Starlets Team"


  1. ^ "Ashlynn Tennie Interview with Dread Central on". Retrieved 2011-07-26. 
  2. ^ "The Human Centipede II (Full Sequence)". IMDB. Retrieved 2011-07-06. 
  3. ^ "Interview Human Centipede: The First Sequence Star Ashlynn Yennie". Bloody Disgusting. Archived from the original on July 8, 2011. Retrieved 2011-07-06. 
  4. ^ "'Fetch' Retitled, 'American Maniacs' Gets January 1 VOD Release". Retrieved 2011-12-05. 

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