Jenny Lumet

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Jenny Lumet
Born (1967-02-02) February 2, 1967 (age 50)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Occupation Actress, screenwriter
Years active 1990–present
Spouse(s) Bobby Cannavale (m. 1994–2003)
Alexander Weinstein (m. 2008)
Children 2; including Jake Cannavale
Parent(s) Sidney Lumet
Gail Jones
Family Lena Horne (grandmother)

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 director Sidney Lumet and journalist Gail Lumet Buckley, and granddaughter of Lena Horne, she began her career in acting, turning only later to screenwriting.[3] She was married to actor Bobby Cannavale from 1994 to 2003. Their son is the actor Jake Cannavale.[4] She married Alexander Weinstein in 2008 and they have a daughter.[5]


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