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Jenny Slate was born on March 25, 1982 in Milton, Massachusetts, USA as Jenny Sarah Slate. She is an actress and writer, known for Zootropolis (2016), Obvious Child (2014) and The Secret Life of Pets (2016). She was previously married to Dean Fleischer-Camp.
Interesting Facts about Jenny Slate
- Seen regularly on VH1.
- After graduating from Columbia with degrees in English and Comparative Literature, Jenny Slate ran a comedy night with Gabe Liedman and Max Silvestri.
- She is of Ashkenazi Jewish and some Sephardi Jewish descent (from Russia, Poland, Austria, and Turkey). Her paternal grandmother was born in Havana, Cuba, to parents from Russia and Turkey, and was raised in Paris, France.
- Jenny Slate got her start in voice work in a stop-motion short called “Marcel the Shell With Shoes On.” She has since voiced many characters such as Bellwether in Zootropolis (2016), Valerie Da Vinci in Despicable Me 3 (2017) and Missy in the series Big Mouth (2017).
- Known for accidentally dropping the F-bomb on her debut performance on Saturday Night Live (1975) in 2009.
Personal Quotes by Jenny Slate
I like dressing like I’m going on a date when I’m on stage.- Jenny Slate
I really like to cook and have dinner parties and I like to clean, it really clears my head and it makes me feel good to keep my home as a comfortable place.- Jenny Slate
I think of my gender as a part of my complex humanity.- Jenny Slate
There’s a lot of different parts to me, so it makes total sense to me that I would do a big TV show or studio movie and then do a free comedy show the next day. They both feel equally important to me.- Jenny Slate
That was something that I learned: It’s actually okay if the way that I do my best is when I’m treated well.- Jenny Slate