Jena Malone lived in twenty-seven diverse locations at the age of 9, including Lake Tahoe, California. Jena Malone was under the shelter of Jena Malone mother Deborah and her girlfriend, whom Jena Malone calls “God mom”. Jena Malone showed her curiosity in acting and her mother was occupied in the community theater. Briefly, Jena Malone shifted to Las Vegas and hated it. Jena Malone convinced her mother to go to Los Angeles.
Interests: Jena Malone has curiosity in Renaissance and math. Jena also likes the music of the whole great composers. Jena Malone is home schooled. Jena Malone considers that it has supported her to surpass in every subjects. Jena Malone has also interest in computer and kick box. Jena Malone passes her spare time on the Internet.
Goal: Jena Malone main ambition is to become a director. And Jena Malone considers that as director, you can include a modest of yourself into each part whatever you like.
Family - Jena Malone has a babe sister who was born in 1997.
Jena Malone came in proficient acting with 1996 movie Bastard Out of Carolina. Jena Malone was selected for Independent Spirit Award for the Best Debut Performance and Screen Actors Guild Award for dazzling Performance in TV Film or Miniseries for this job. In 1997, Jena Malone was selected for Golden Globe, and Best actress in the Mini-series or television film, for her character in Hope. And after some years of home schooling, Jena briefly attended Professional Children's School in New York but not a long time. In January 2000, Jena Malone won the legal emancipation by her mother, to block maternal intrusion with her occupation and earnings; Jena Malone has stated that her mom “mishandled” some of her earning.
Her co-produced 2002 film American Girl, a play in which Jena Malone acted. Jena Malone was as a result of feature in the movie Vinyl but Jena Malone had to remove because of filming clashes. Jena Malone was replaced through Michelle Trachtenberg. Jena Malone had her proficient stage debut in Broadway making of Tony Award winning drama Doubt.
In the year of 2007, it was declared that Jena Malone was discharging Jena Malone first single on the Social Registry, New York City tentative music label. Several tracks were placed to her My Space page and the opening single, a 7" vinyl record attributing two tracks, is planned for discharge in 2007. And Pitchfork Media has depicted her melody as "pretty out-there-- bedroom electronics, spaced-out keyboards, and Malone's spare vocals.”
Jena Malone emerged in horrible movie The Ruins, which was unconfined on 4th April, 2008 and also co-starred with Jonathan Tucker, Laura Ramsey, and Shawn Ashmore.
Jena Malone is playing Maura O'Halloran in forthcoming film.
Currently Jena Malone is studying photography and living in Lake Tahoe.
|1996||Bastard Out of Carolina||Ruth Anne 'Bone' Boatwright|
|Hidden in America||Willa||(TV-Movie)|
|Ellen Foster||Ellen Foster||(TV-Movie)|
|Hope||Lilly Kate Burns||(TV-Movie, Golden Globe Nomination)|
|1998||Step mom||Anna Harrison|
|1999||For Love of the Game||Heather Aubrey|
|The Book of Stars||Mary McGuire|
|2000||Cheaters||Jolie Fitch||(TV Movie)|
|2001||The Ballad of Lucy Whipple||California Morning 'Lucy' Whipple||(TV-Movie)|
|Donnie Darko||Gretchen Ross|
|Life as a House||Alyssa Beck|
|2002||The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys||Margie Flynn|
|Hitler: The Rise of Evil||Geli Raubal|
|The Badge||Ashley Hardwick|
|American Girl||Rena Grubb||(also co-producer)|
|2003||The United States of Leland||Becky Pollard|
|Cold Mountain||Ferry Girl|
|2004||Corn||Emily Rasmussen||(also Associate Producer)|
|Howl's Moving Castle||Lettie||(voice)|
|2005||The Ballad of Jack and Rose||Red Berry|
|Pride and Prejudice||Lydia Bennet|
|Container||The Woman/Speaker (voice)|
|2007||Four Last Songs||Frankie|
|Into the Wild||Carine McCandless|
|1996||Cable ACE Award||Best Actress in a Movie or Miniseries||Nominated||Ruth Anne 'Bone' Boatwright
in Bastard Out of Carolina
|IndependentSpirit Award||Best Debut Performance||Nominated|
|SatelliteAwards||Best Performance by an Actress in a Mini-Series orMotion Picture Made For Television||Nominated|
|Screen ActorsGuild Awards||Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a TV Movieor Miniseries||Nominated|
|Young ArtistAward||Best Performance in a TV Movie/Mini-Series - YoungActress||Won|
|Youngster Award||Best Performance by a Young Actress in a Made For TVMovie||Nominated|
|1998||Saturn Award||Best Performance by a Younger Actor/Actress||Won||Young Ellie in Contact|
|Golden GlobeAward||Best Performance by an Actress in a Mini-Series orMotion Picture Made for TV||Nominated||Lilly Kate Burns in Hope|
|Youngster Award||Best Performance by a Young Actress in aMiniseries/Made-for-TV Movie||Nominated|
|Young ArtistAward||Best Performance in a TV Movie/Pilot/Mini-Series -Leading Young Actress||Won||Ellen Foster in Ellen Foster|
|1999||BlockbusterEntertainment Award||Favorite Supporting Actress - Drama||Nominated||Anna Harrison in Step mom|
|Young ArtistAward||Best Performance in a Feature Film - Leading YoungActress||Won|
|Youngster Award||Best Performance by a Young Actress in a Drama Film||Won|
|2000||BlockbusterEntertainment Award||Favorite Supporting Actress - Drama/Romance||Nominated||Heather Aubrey in For Love of the Game|
|Young ArtistAward||Best Performance in a Feature Film - Supporting YoungActress||Nominated|
|Youngster Award||Best Young Actress/Performance in a Motion PictureDrama||Nominated|
|2001||DVD ExclusiveAwards||Best Supporting Actress||Won||Mary McGuire in The Book of Stars|
|2004||Sonoma Valley Film Festival||Imagery Honors||Won||-- --|
|2005||SatelliteAwards||Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical||Nominated||Mary in Saved!|
|2008||Screen ActorsGuild Awards||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture||Nominated||Carine McCandless in Into the Wild
shared with rest of cast
The Howie Mandel Show - Jena Malone will be guest on The Howie Mandel Show on Tuesday, 19th January.