Jenna Elfman

BirthDay:

30 Sep 1971

BirthPlace:

Los Angeles, California, USA

BirthName:

Jennifer Mary Butala

Bio:

Jenna Elfman was born in Los Angeles, California, and began her career appearing in commercials. She studied with Milton Katselas, the renowned acting teacher. She then began appearing in TV shows before landing the role of Dharma in the hit ABC television show Dharma & Greg (1997).

Her first starring role in a film was in Krippendorf's Tribe (1998), alongside Richard Dreyfuss. She won a Golden Globe award for her role in Dharma & Greg (1997) and has since appeared in such films as Keeping the Faith (2000) and Edtv (1999).
Filmography

Actor ( 90 credits )

Big Stone Gap (2014) Iva Lou Wade
Growing Up Fisher (2014)  Joyce Fisher (13 episodes, 2014)
Bystander Revolution (2014)  Herself (4 episodes, 2014)
Late Night with Seth Meyers (2014)  Herself (1 episode, 2014)
The Meredith Vieira Show (2014)  Herself (1 episode, 2015)
Hollywood Game Night (2013)  Herself - Celebrity Player / ... (2 episodes, 2014)
The Queen Latifah Show (2013)  Herself (1 episode, 2014)
Hollywood Health Report (2013)  Herself (1 episode, 2015)
The Mindy Project (2012)  Priscilla (1 episode, 2013)
Home & Family (2012)  Herself (1 episode, 2013)
1600 Penn (2012)  Emily Nash Gilchrist (13 episodes, 2012-2013)
Larry King Now (2012)  Herself (1 episode, 2013)
Booking Agents (2011) Herself
Friends with Benefits (2011) Annie
Shameless (2011)  Jill (1 episode, 2012)
Monster Man (2011)  Herself (1 episode, 2012)
Gigi: Almost American (2011)  Yogi Dendra (1 episode, 2014)
Matumbo Goldberg (2011)  Matumba Goldberg (5 episodes, 2011)
Conan (2010)  Herself (2 episodes, 2013-2014)
The Talk (2010)  Herself (2 episodes, 2011-2013)
The Six Wives of Henry Lefay (2009) Ophelia
Love Hurts (2009) Darlene
Royal Pains (2009)  Lacy (1 episode, 2013)
Accidentally on Purpose (2009)  Billie / ... (18 episodes, 2009-2010)
Watch What Happens: Live (2009)  Herself (1 episode, 2013)
Lopez Tonight (2009)  Herself (1 episode, 2011)
Special Agent Oso (2009)  Mom's Maya (1 episode, 2009)
The Wendy Williams Show (2008)  Herself (1 episode, 2014)
The Merrick & Rosso Show (2008)  Herself (1 episode, 2008)
Struck (2008)
Chelsea Lately (2007)  Herself (1 episode, 2013)
Damages (2007)  Naomi Walling (7 episodes, 2012)
Brothers & Sisters (2006)  Lizzie Jones-Baker (1 episode, 2007)
Courting Alex (2006)  Alex Rose / ... (13 episodes, 2006)
Secret's Out (2006)  Herself (1 episode, 2008)
Rachael Ray (2006)  Herself (2 episodes, 2013-2014)
Touched (2005) Angela Martin
My Name Is Earl (2005)  Kimmi Himler (1 episode, 2008)
So You Think You Can Dance (2005)  Herself - Guest Judge (2 episodes, 2013-2014)
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005)  Herself (6 episodes, 2009-2014)
Made in Hollywood (2005)  Herself (1 episode, 2011)
Clifford's Really Big Movie (2004) Dorothy (voice)
Tavis Smiley (2004)  Herself (1 episode, 2009)
Ministry of Mayhem (2004)  Herself (1 episode, 2004)
Fashion News Live (2004)  Herself (1 episode, 2012)
Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003) Kate
Two and a Half Men (2003)  Frankie / ... (3 episodes, 2004-2011)
Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003)  Herself (3 episodes, 2003-2010)
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)  Herself (3 episodes, 2003-2010)
4Pop (2003)  Herself (1 episode, 2003)
Player$ (2002)  Herself (1 episode, 2003)
Town & Country (2001) Auburn
CyberWorld (2000) Phig (voice)
Keeping the Faith (2000) Anna Riley
The 14th Annual American Comedy Awards (2000) Herself
Edtv (1999) Shari
Venus (1999) Venus
The Martin Short Show (1999)  Herself (1 episode, 1999)
The Early Show (1999)  Herself (1 episode, 2009)
Doctor Dolittle (1998) Owl (voice)
Can't Hardly Wait (1998) The Angel (uncredited)
Krippendorf's Tribe (1998) Veronica
Hollywood Squares (1998)  Herself (10 episodes, 1998-2001)
Grosse Pointe Blank (1997) Tanya
Dharma & Greg (1997)  Dharma Finkelstein Montgomery (119 episodes, 1997-2002
The Rosie O'Donnell Show (1996)  Herself (4 episodes, 1999-2002)
Townies (1996)  Shannon (15 episodes, 1996)
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (1996)  Herself (1 episode, 1999)
Murder One (1995)  Angela Scalese (1 episode, 1996)
The Single Guy (1995)  Jordan (1 episode, 1997)
Almost Perfect (1995)  Becky Toll (1 episode, 1996)
The Monroes (1995)  Lily (1 episode, 1995)
Pointman (1995)  Mary Ellen (1 episode, 1995)
Extra (1994)  Herself (1 episode, 2014)
The George Carlin Show (1994)  Psychedelic girl (1 episode, 1994)
Howard Stern (1994)  Herself (1 episode, 2000)
NYPD Blue (1993)  Patty Snow (1 episode, 1996)
Late Show with David Letterman (1993)  Herself (2 episodes, 1999-2010)
Good Day L.A. (1993)  Herself (1 episode, 2013)
Intimate Portrait (1993)  Herself (1 episode, 2001)
Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)  Herself (3 episodes, 1999-2003)
HBO First Look (1992)  Herself (1 episode, 2003)
Freshman Dorm (1992)  Tina (1 episode, 1992)
Investigative Reports (1991)  Herself (1 episode, 1998)
Roseanne (1988)  Garland (1 episode, 1995)
American Masters (1985)  Herself (1 episode, 2007)
Murder, She Wrote (1984)  Ballet Dancer in background (uncredited) (1 episode, 1
Entertainment Tonight (1981)  Herself (8 episodes, 2007-2010)
Today (1952) (1 episode, 2014)
Barry (0)

Producer ( 4 credits )

Accidentally on Purpose (2009) producer (8 episodes, 2009-2010)
Courting Alex (2006) producer (10 episodes, 2006)
Touched (2005) executive producer
Dharma & Greg (1997) producer (23 episodes, 2001-2002)