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ABOUT Jennifer Carpenter
Date of birth: December 7, 1979

Birth Name: Jennifer Leann Carpenter

Birth place: Louisville, Kentucky

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Height: 5' 8½" (1.74 m)


Studied at Juilliard

Actor bio: Jennifer was born in Louisville, Kentucky. She trained at the Walden Theatre conservatory in Louisville, later the Julliard School in New York City. Already before graduation she was cast in the Broadway revival of Arthur Miller's The Crucible starring Liam Neeson and Laura Linney. Jennifer hit her big break playing the possessed Emily Rose in the Exorcism of Emily Rose and currently plays the role of Debra Morgan in Dexter.

Relationships: On New Years Eve, 2008, she married on-screen brother Michael C. Hall.


Non-acting careers:

: Ash Tuesday (released on DVD as Beyond the Ashes);White Chicks; Lethal Eviction;
The Exorcism of Emily Rose; The Dog Problem, Battle in Seattle, D.E.B.S, People are Dead

TV Shows:Dexter, Queen B, Magacine

Stage: Starred with Laura Linney and Liam Neeson in a staging of The Crucible

Big break: The Exorcism of Emily Rose

Best known for: The Exorcism of Emily Rose, although Carpenter's portrayal of Deb is getting well-deserved attention.

Awards: Recipient of the coveted 2006 MTV Movie Award for Best Frightened Performance for The Exorcism of Emily Rose
To see all Dexter awards Click here

Upcoming projects: Presumably Dexter, season four


  • Do you know what this means? There might be a mass murderer out there way worse than the Ice Truck Killer!

  • Are you trying to *** her or set her on fire?

  • I want to break up with you, is that OK?





Jennifer Carpenter

Jennifer Carpenter

Episode 7

Season 1, Circle of Friends

Deb: "Maybe I can get some peace"

Season 2, It's Alive

Deb hears the news she's on the Bay Harbor Butcher task force
Season 2, An Inconvenient Lie

Deb is selected to search Dex's harbor
Season 2, The Dark Defender

Jennifer Carpenter
Jennifer Carpenter

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