Jenny Lumet

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Jenny Lumet
Born (1967-02-02) February 2, 1967 (age 49)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Occupation Actress, screenwriter
Spouse(s) Bobby Cannavale (1994–2003)
Alexander Weinstein (married 2008)

Jenny Lumet (born February 2, 1967) is an American actress and screenwriter noted for her award-winning screenplay for Rachel Getting Married.[1] The film was directed by Oscar-winner Jonathan Demme.[2]

The daughter of noted filmmaker Sidney Lumet and journalist Gail Lumet Buckley, and granddaughter of Lena Horne, she began her career in acting, turning only recently to screenwriting.[3]

She was married to actor Bobby Cannavale from 1994 to 2003. Their son is the actor Jake Cannavale.[4] She married—but is currently separated from—Alexander Weinstein[when?] and they have a daughter.[5]


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