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Jean Louisa Kelly Biography and Wiki
Jean Louisa Kelly is a singer and actress from the United States. She is well known for her film debut as Tia Russell in Uncle Buck (1989), alongside John Candy, and went on to appear in a variety of other films, including The Fantasticks (1995) and Mr. Holland’s Opus (1999). (1995). She played Kim Warner on the CBS sitcom Yes, Dear from 2000 to 2006.
Jean Louisa Kelly Education
She attended Easton High School. Kelly earned a Bachelor of Arts in English from Columbia University’s Columbia College in 1994.
Jean Louisa Kelly Age
How old is Jean? She is 50 years old as of 2022. She was born on 9 March 1972 in Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.
Jean Louisa Kelly Height
Louisa stands at a height of 5’4″ (163 cm). ALSO READ: Addison Rae
Jean Louisa Kelly Parents and Family
Louisa Kelly was born on March 9, 1972, in Worcester, Massachusetts, to J. Joseph III Kelly and Wendy Kelly. Her father was a high school English teacher, and her mother was a piano teacher. Kelly recalls how she and her brother would sing around the house as children, and how music was an organic part of her growing-up years.
The household relocated from Massachusetts to Maryland.
Jean Louisa Kelly Married|Husband
Who is Jean married to? She married James Pitaro in 1997, a media executive and attorney who was named president of ESPN Inc. in 2018. Sean, born in 2003, and Josey, born in 2006, are the couple’s two children.
Jean Louisa Kelly Yes, Dear
She appeared as Kimberly “Kim” Warner (née Ludke) in the American television sitcom Yes, Dear. Greg Warner, a successful film industry businessman, and Kim, his level-headed stay-at-home wife, strive to be the ideal parents to their young son, Sammy (and later daughter, Emily). When Kim’s sister Christine and her husband Jimmy Hughes move into the Warners’ guest house with their two boisterous boys, Dominic and Logan, things get complicated.
Jean Louisa Kelly The Fantasticks
She appeared as Luisa Bellamy in the 2000 American musical romantic comedy film The Fantasticks. Amos Babcock Bellamy and Ben Hucklebee plot to make their children, Luisa and Matt, fall in love. Knowing that their children will resist their fathers’ interference, the two men use reverse psychology to create a feud, erecting a wall between their homes and forbidding their children from speaking to each other.
Jean Louisa Kelly Career
She auditioned for the role of Tia Russel in the film ‘Uncle Buck while still in high school in Maryland. She worked with the late John Candy, one of Hollywood’s greatest actors, who played her uncle in the film. The film went on to become 1989’s 20th highest-grossing film. Despite her early success, Kelly decided to take a break from acting to further her education. After completing her bachelor’s degree, she returned to acting in 1995 with the Academy Award and Golden Globe-nominated film ‘Mr. Holland’s Opus.’ She was cast as Rowena Morgan, and the film was an excellent showcase for her acting and singing abilities.
Louisa Kelly has also appeared in several television movies, including ‘Breathing Lessons’ (1994), ‘Harvest of Fire’ (1996), ‘The Day Lincoln Was Shot’ (1998), and ‘Cyberstalking’ (2001). (1999). She also provided the voice of Princess Gwenevere in the second season of the fantasy animated series ‘Princess Gwenevere and the Jewel Riders’ for children in 1996. Kelly has appeared in a number of well-known television shows, including Ally McBeal, Eli Stone, Law and Order, Grey’s Anatomy, and CSI. Her most well-known series, however, is ‘Yes Dear.’ Kelly appeared as Kim Warner in this sitcom from 2000 to 2006. Kelly and her co-star Anthony Clark were nominated for the ‘Young Artist Award’ for their work in this series.
Louisa Kelly has always been a singer. Her first album, however, was released when she was feeling overwhelmed as a parent trying to get her son to eat. She claims she began banging on the piano and belting out some music and lyrics, and before long she had written enough songs for an album. ‘Colour of Your Heart,’ an album of endearing and charming children’s songs, was released in 2013. It discusses life and growing up. More albums followed, including ‘Willing’ (2015) and ‘For My Folks’ (2016). (2017). Kelly will appear in the sequel to the film ‘Top Gun,’ titled ‘Top Gun: Maverick,’ as well as the film ‘Call of the Wild,’ in 2020.
Jean Louisa Kelly’s Net Worth
Louise has an estimated net worth of $6 Million.
Jean Louisa Kelly Movies and TV Shows
♦ 2022 – Top Gun: Maverick
♦ 2021 – Malignant
♦ 2020 – The Call of the Wild
♦ 2019 – Out of the Wild
♦ 2017 – The Neighbor
♦ 2017 – The Bachelors
♦ 2015 – Ant-Man
♦ 2014 – 1000 to 1: The Cory Weissman Story
♦ 2014 – Zoe Gone
♦ 2011 – Lego Hero Factory: Savage Planet
♦ 2010 – Locked Away
♦ 2010 – Public Access
♦ 2003 – Little Red Light
♦ 2001 – Landfall
♦ 2018 – Wisdom of the Crowd
♦ 2018 – The Fosters
♦ 2017 – Can’t Buy My Love
♦ 2017 – Major Crimes
♦ 2017 – Outcast
♦ 2017 – Law & Order True Crime
♦ 2015 – Sin City Saints
♦ 2015 – Scream Queens
♦ 2014 – Zoe Gone
♦ 2013 – Chance at Romance
♦ 2013 – The Good Mother
♦ 2012 – CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
♦ 2011 – Paul the Male Matchmaker