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Jennette McCurdy is a writer/director who specializes in character-driven pieces that explore serious subject matter in a funny, offbeat way. Her favorite themes to explore are family dysfunction, childhood, and disillusionment. She has directed several short films which has been recognized by several film festivals including the Oscar-Qualifying Florida Film Festival.
Interesting Facts about Jennette McCurdy
- She loves to figure skate in her spare time, and has been in a few figure skating competitions.
- Her mother, Debra, battled recurrences of breast cancer, which first occurred in March 1996, and thought cured after a bone marrow transplant, chemotherapy, breast surgery, and radiation sessions [June 2011], but she died on Sept. 20, 2013.
- She was inspired to become an actress by Harrison Ford after watching Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope (1977). She was fortunate enough to be able to act alongside her idol in Hollywood Homicide (2003).
- She has three dogs (Snoopy, Chewie and Musashi) and two turtles (Tootsen and Zeus).
- Loves to read and write poetry and screenplays.
- She has three older brothers named Marcus, Dustin and Scott.
- She is a StarPower Ambassador for the Starlight Children’s Foundation.
- Collects stuffed animals, hats, books and crafts.
- Loves to read books. Writes screenplays.
- She writes, directs, and produces her own short films.
- Many branches of her family have lived in the U.S. since the 1600s, and her ancestry includes Irish, French, French-Canadian, Swedish/Finland-Swedish, 1/8th Italian, English, Dutch, Frisian, Swiss-German, Scottish, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, 1/64th Mexican, and 1/2048 Polish.
Personal Quotes by Jennette McCurdy
Being a role model is cool and a great honor. I’m grateful to be considered one and will live up to that title by encouraging kids to eat their Wheaties and brush their teeth often.Jennette McCurdy
The music that I’ve made in the past has had strong contemporary country roots, but I think moving on in music, I will branch out from that a bit.Jennette McCurdy
I love figure skating, so I do that as often as I can. Other than that I just go to the gym or swim. I love swimming.Jennette McCurdy
I would write poems and think up melodies to them later.Jennette McCurdy
Meeting Johnny Depp was crazy.Jennette McCurdy