Jamie Kennedy life and biography

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Jamie Kennedy biography

Date of birth : 1970-05-25
Date of death : -
Birthplace : Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Nationality : American
Category : Arts and Entertainment
Last modified : 2011-09-05
Credited as : stand-up comedian, actor,

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Jamie Kennedy is an American comedian, rapper, and actor.

Kennedy, the youngest of six children, was born in Upper Darby Township, a suburb of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His family is of Irish descent and he was raised Roman Catholic. He attended and graduated from Monsignor Bonner High School in 1988. After high school he began his career as a Hollywood extra and honed his skills at voice impersonations.

He became interested in acting at the age of 15, and appeared in a movie for the first time at age 19, as an extra in Dead Poets Society (1989). His first role in a movie was as Brad in the film Road to Flin Flon (2000), which was filmed in the early 1990s but was not released until spring 2000. He is most popular for playing the role of the movie buff, geeky Randy Meeks, in Scream (1996/I), Scream 2 (1997), and Scream 3 (2000). In 1998, he won a Blockbuster Award for Best Supporting Actor in a horror movie for his role as Randy Meeks in Scream 2 (1997).

Kennedy dated his Ghost Whisperer co-star Jennifer Love Hewitt from March 2009 to March 2010.

Kennedy is also active in California's tourism campaign, having appeared in several commercials with Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger.


2008: Reaper; Extreme Movie; Ghost Whisperer
2009: Finding Bliss; Curious George 2: Follow That Monkey!
2009-2011: Fanboy and Chum Chum
2009-present: The Cleveland Show Various (voice)
2010: Cafe; Eureka
2011: Spring Break '83
2012: Bending the Rules; Good Deeds; Lost and Found in Armenia

Blowin' Up (2006)

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