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Encyclopedia > Jessica Cauffiel

Jessica Cauffiel (born March 30, 1976) is an American film and television actress. is the 89th day of the year (90th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1976 Pick up sticks(MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...

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Biography

Early life

Cauffiel was born in Detroit, Michigan; her father, Lowell Cauffiel, is a true crime author and television producer. She received a "Bachelor of Fine Arts degree" in Musical Theatre at the University of Michigan. “Detroit” redirects here. ... Lowell Cauffiel, born in 1951 in Michigan, is an American writer and TV producer. ... Fine art is a term used to refer to fields traditionally considered to be artistic. ... The Fantasticks is the longest-running musical in history Musical theatre is a form of theatre combining music, songs, spoken dialogue and dance. ... The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (U of M, UM or simply Michigan) is a coeducational public research university in the state of Michigan, and one of the foremost universities in the United States. ...


Acting career

Cauffiel's first film role was a supporting part in the 1999 remake of the "The Out-of-Towners". In 2000, she appeared in minor roles in both Road Trip and Urban Legends: Final Cut, and played one of the main characters in the 2001 horror film, Valentine. That year, Maxim magazine featured her in the publication and their online Girls of Maxim gallery. Cauffiel subsequently appeared in several more films aimed at a young audience, including both Legally Blonde films and the 2004 comedy, White Chicks. The year 1999 in film involved some significant events. ... The year 2000 in film involved some significant events. ... This article or section contains a plot summary that is overly long or excessively detailed compared to the rest of the article. ... For the 1968 science-fiction film and novel, see 2001: A Space Odyssey The year 2001 in film involved some significant events. ... Valentine is a 2001 horror film directed by Jamie Blanks, who had directed Urban Legend. ... Maxim is an international mens magazine that is prominent for depicting popular actresses, singers, and other female celebrities in sexually alluring poses, usually wearing lingerie or other brief attire. ... Legally Blonde is a 2001 comedy film starring Reese Witherspoon, produced by Marc E. Platt for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer studios and directed by Robert Luketic. ... The year 2004 in film involved some significant events. ... White Chicks is a 2004 American comedy film directed by Keenen Ivory Wayans and written by Keenen Wayans, Shawn Wayans and Marlon Wayans. ...


Cauffiel can speak with a Russian accent, and has played a Russian in the movie D.E.B.S. (as an assassin) and in three episodes of My Name Is Earl (as a mail order bride called Tatiana with a large mole). D.E.B.S. is a 2004 action/Romance/comedy film, also known as Fox Force Five, written and directed by Angela Robinson. ... Jack Ruby murdered the assassin, Lee Harvey Oswald, in a very public manner. ... My Name Is Earl is an Emmy Award-winning American sitcom created by Greg Garcia. ... Mail-order bride is the term often used to describe women who come to a foreign land from a less developed area after only correspondence or short meeting with their eventual mate. ... A mole, technically known as a melanocytic naevus, is a small, dark spot on human skin. ...


Music career

Cauffiel is a trained singer, and has studied for over 14 years in the Western Classical, Musical Theatre, Jazz, Pop, Blues, and Eastern Devotional vocal mediums. She and renowned Bollywood percussionist and composer Sivamani, with whom she is currently writing an album, performed live in Dharamsala, India for the 14th Dalai Lama and approximately 20,000 other monks and visitors from around the world, on the occasion of the March 10th, 2004 anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising Day. She also sang on the World Music Grammy finalist album, "Shanti", by Snatam Kaur. The Fantasticks is the longest-running musical in history Musical theatre is a form of theatre combining music, songs, spoken dialogue and dance. ... For other uses, see Jazz (disambiguation). ... For popular forms of music in general, see Popular music. ... “Blues music” redirects here. ... Bollywood (Hindi: , Urdu: ) is the informal name given to the popular Mumbai-based Hindi-language film industry in India. ... Anandan Sivamani (born 1959), popularly known as Sivamani, is an Indian percussionist. ... Dharamsala “Dharamshala” redirects here. ... The 13th Dalai Lama, Thubten Gyatso (1876-1933). ... Snatam Kaur is an American singer and songwriter born in 1972 in Trinidad, Colorado, in the United States. ...


Personal life

Cauffiel, who is a certified Kundalini Yoga instructor, often travels to India and speaks Hindi. She is also a practitioner of shamanic energy medicine (Shamanism), and has been trained in several healing modalities, including the various indigenous traditions of the Americas. She has spent extensive time studying in Peru with the medicine people of the Amazon and the Andes mountains. She is active in several non-profit Non-governmental organizations that serve to bring inter-faith harmony amongst the many cultures and spiritual orientations of the world. Kundalini ( ) is a Sanskrit word meaning either coiled up or coiling like a snake. ... For other uses, see Yoga (disambiguation). ... Hindi ( , Devanagari: or , IAST: , IPA: ), an Indo-European language spoken mainly in northern and central India, is one of the two official languages of India, the other being English. ... A shaman doctor of Kyzyl. ... “NGO” redirects here. ...


She has been quoted as saying: "I have always thought of my acting career as the benefactor for my higher Self. It has allowed me the freedom and ability to travel, to explore and experience the world, and ultimately--to be of service. This brings me the greatest joy."


Selected filmography

Year Title Role Notes
2006 Hoot Mother Paula/Kimberly
2005 The World's Fastest Indian Wendy
Guess Who Polly
D.E.B.S. Ninotchka Kaprova limited release
2004 White Chicks Tori
2003 Stuck On You Bar Hottie
Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde Margot
2001 Legally Blonde Margot
Valentine Lily Voight
2000 Urban Legends: Final Cut Sandra Petruzzi
Road Trip The Wrong Tiffany

// Please note that following the tradition of the English language film industry, these are the top grossing films that were first released in the United States and Canada in 2006; because they may have made most of their income in a later year, they may not be the top-grossing... Hoot is a 2006 film based on Carl Hiassens novel of the same name. ... This is a list of film-related events in 2005. ... This article contains a trivia section. ... Guess Who is a 2005 comedy film, directed by Kevin Rodney Sullivan. ... D.E.B.S. is a 2004 action/Romance/comedy film, also known as Fox Force Five, written and directed by Angela Robinson. ... The year 2004 in film involved some significant events. ... White Chicks is a 2004 American comedy film directed by Keenen Ivory Wayans and written by Keenen Wayans, Shawn Wayans and Marlon Wayans. ... The year 2003 in film involved some significant events. ... Stuck On You is a 2003 Farrelly brothers comedy film starring Matt Damon and Greg Kinnear. ... For the 1968 science-fiction film and novel, see 2001: A Space Odyssey The year 2001 in film involved some significant events. ... Legally Blonde is a 2001 comedy film starring Reese Witherspoon, produced by Marc E. Platt for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer studios and directed by Robert Luketic. ... Valentine is a 2001 horror film directed by Jamie Blanks, who had directed Urban Legend. ... The year 2000 in film involved some significant events. ... This article or section contains a plot summary that is overly long or excessively detailed compared to the rest of the article. ...

External link

  • Jessica Cauffiel at the IMDB
  • Jessica Cauffiel Fan

 
 

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