Tuesday, September 16, 2008

When 50 is Fabulous

Jennifer Tilly turns 50 today
and I think she looks amazing.

I have always loved her spunk and after watching her play poker on the televised tournaments I have learned to really appreciate her even more.
She is funny and smart and absolutely stunning.

Roles of Note
"Bullets Over Broadway"
"Liar Liar"
Tiffany in "Child's Play" Movies
"The Women"
"Bella Mafia"
"Hill Street Blues"
"The Garry Shandling Show"
Animated Character Voice Work:
"Family Guy"
"Stuart Little"
"Monsters, Inc."
Awards and Nominations For Acting
Academy Awards
She was nominated for an Oscar
for "Best Supporting Actress"
in Woody Allen's "Bullets Over Broadway" in 1994.
Other Acting Nominations:
2 Saturn Awards
2 MTV Movie Awards
Blockbuster Award
Cable Ace Award
DVDX Award
Gemini Award
Acting Award Wins:
International Film Fantasy Awards
Eyegore Awards
San Diego Film Festival

"World Series Of Poker" Tournament & Bracelet Winner
"World Poker Tour" Tournament Winner
She has participated in numerous Poker Tournaments and she is one of only a few celebrities that have won several contests and have crossed over to be considered a "real" poker player and not just a celebrity wannabe.
She has even said in interviews, that "Poker" is her main career now and acting is something she does on the side.


GLAAD Media Awards

(Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation)

2006 Golden Gate Award Winner
The award is presented to a member of the entertainment or media community who has made a significant difference in promoting equal rights for all, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.
She is:
She is:
a Good Actress,
a Great Poker Player,
a Gay Icon & Hero.
and she is a lifetime member of my "Silver Platterist" list.

1 comment:

harliegram said...

I absolutely adored her in "Bella Mafia".