Jennifer Tilly Biography, Age, Height, Net Worth, Career, and More

Biography of Jennifer Tilly

Jennifer Ellen Chan is an American-Canadian actress and professional poker player. She has received three Saturn Award nominations, two MTV Movie Award nominations, and an Academy Award nomination for her unique voice and comedic timing.

Tilly had her breakthrough as Olive Neal in Bullets Over Broadway (1994) and earned Saturn Award and MTV Award nominations for her performance in Bound (1996).

She became well-known for her role as Tiffany Valentine in the Child’s Play horror film series (1988–present). Since 1999, Tilly has voiced Bonnie Swanson on the animated comedy series Family Guy.

Early life

Tilly was born in Harbor City, Los Angeles. She is the first child of Canadian educator and former stage actress Patricia and used car dealer Harry Chan.

Following her parents’ divorce when she was five, Tilly was raised by her mother and stepfather on rural Texada Island in British Columbia.

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Short Information

  • Known As – Jenny, The Unabombshell, and J Tilla the Killa.
  • Current Age – 64 years old (2022).
  • Birthdate – 16 September 1958.
  • Profession – Actress, and poker player.

Personal Information

  • BirthName – Jennifer Ellen Chan.
  • Known As – Jenny, The Unabombshell, and J Tilla the Killa.
  • Date of Birth – 16 September 1958.
  • Current Age – 64 years old (2022).
  • Birth Place – Harbor City, California, United States.
  • Hometown – Harbor City, California, United States.
  • Profession – Actress, and poker player.
  • Zodiac Sign – Virgo.
  • Religion – Christianity.
  • Nationality – American.

Physical Stats

  • Height – In meters – 1.68 m, In centimeters – 168 cm, In feet and inches – 5 feet 6¼ inches.
  • Weight – In kilograms – 64 kg, In pounds – 141 lbs.
  • Body Dimension- Breast – 40 inches, Waist – 28 inches, Hips – 38 inches.
  • Eye Color – Dark Brown.
  • Hair Color – Black.

Education | Qualification 

  • School – Belmont High School, Victoria.
  • College – Stephens College, Columbia, Missouri, USA.
  • Qualification – Graduate.

Family | Relative

  • Father – Harry Chan.
  • Mother – Patricia Tilly.
  • Brother – Steve Tilly.
  • Sister – Meg Tilly, and Rebecca Tilly.
  • Son – N/A
  • Daughter – N/A
  • Boyfriend – Phil Laak.
  • Ex-Husband – Sam Simon.

Relationship Status

  • Marital Status – Divorced.
  • Boyfriend – Phil Laak (Present).
  • Ex-Husband – Sam Simon.
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Net Worth

  • Total net worth – $25 Million.
  • Car Collection – N/A
  • Bike Collection – N/A
  • House –  Los Angeles House.

Know More About

Tilly’s film credits include Let It Ride (1989), Made in America (1993), The Getaway (1994), Edie & Pen ( 1996), House Arrest (1996), Liar Liar (1997), Music from Another Room (1998), Stuart Little (1999), Dancing at the Blue Iguana (2000), The Cat’s Meow (2001), The Haunted Mansion (2003), Home on the Range (2004), and Tideland (2005). Her stage credits include the Broadway revivals of The Women (2001, 2012) and Don’t Dress for Dinner (2012).

PokerListing’s Spirit of Poker Living Legend Award is presented each year to a poker player who has won more than $1 million in live tournament dollars.

This year’s award honoree is Tilly Rizzo, the first celebrity to win a World Series of Poker Ladies’ Event bracelet. She was nominated for the award in 2014 and 2015.

Poker Career

Jennifer Tilly won a World Series of Poker bracelets (and $158,625) in 2005. She lost to Ida Siconolfi, the champion of Bravo’s online poker tournament, and finished in third place.

In December 2008, Tilly announced her decision to end her professional career in poker. Her live tournament wins were more than $1 million as of July 2019.

Personal life

TV and radio presenter Tilly Simon has been married to professional poker player Phil Laak since 2004. She was previously married to Sam Simon, developer and producer of The Simpsons, from 1984 until 1991.

Facts

  • Her parents split up when she was four years old.
  • She is Meg Tilly’s elder sister.
  • She is one of the 25 sexiest women of 1995, according to Celebrity Sleuth magazine.
  • Her sister Rebecca Tilly is a post-impressionist painter.

Quotes By Jennifer Tilly.

  • Everybody knows that love goes away.

Movies

  • Monsters, Inc. (2001)
  • Bullets Over Broadway (1994)
  • Saint Ralph (2004)
  • Bound (1996)
  • Unity (2015)
  • The Doors (1991)
  • Liar Liar (1997)
  • The Fabulous Baker Boys (1989)
  • Let It Ride (1989)
  • The Wrong Guy (1997)

Television Shows

  • The Simpsons (1989– )
  • Modern Family (2009–2020)
  • Key West (1993)
  • Family Guy (1999– )
  • Frasier (1993–2004)
  • Hill Street Blues (1981–1987
  • Boone (1983–1984)
  • Cheers (1982–1993)
  • Pigs Next Door (2000)
  • CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000–2015)
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Awards | Achievements

Won

  • GLAAD Media Awards: Golden Gate Award (2006).
  • San Diego Film Festival: Best Actress (2007).

Nominated

  • Academy Awards: Best Actress in a Supporting Role (1995).

Favorite Things:-

  • Hobbies – Poker, Acting, Switching Voices, Posing, and Fashion.
  • Favorite Food – Chocolate.

Social Accounts

Frequently Asked Question

Q.1 What is the birthname of Jennifer Tilly?

Ans: Jennifer Ellen Chan is the birthname of Jennifer Tilly.

Q.2 What is the net worth of Jennifer Tilly?

Ans: Jennifer Tilly’s net worth is estimated at around $25 million.

Q.3 Who is Jennifer Tilly dating?

Ans: Jennifer Tilly is in a relationship with Phil Laak since 2004.

Q.4 Does Jennifer Tilly have kids?

Ans: No, Jennifer Tilly doesn’t have kids.

Q.5 How Much Does Jennifer Tilly make on poker?

Ans: Jennifer Tilly made about $357,736 from poker.

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