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Name: Lori Petty  
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Date of Birth: 14th October 1963
Place of Birth: Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA
Profession: Actress
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Lori Petty (born October 14, 1963 in Chattanooga, Tennessee) is an American movie actress. The role that made her famous was playing Keanu Reeves' surfer girlfriend in the 1991 action thriller Point Break. Previous to that, she got her break starring with Richard Greico in Fox's Booker. In 1992, Petty was featured in the box office hit A League Of Their Own which starred Tom Hanks and Madonna. Petty gained a starring role in Tank Girl in 1994, which made her into a cult icon. Her other films include Free Willy and In The Army Now. She also co-starred on a short lived television series called Lush Life with her friend Karen Parsons. Ms. Petty has also made marks in voicing "LiveWire" on Warner Bros. The New Adventures of Superman and Batman. In addition she has begun designing her own clothing line, and is an accomplished artist. Lori is also starring in the upcoming film Broken Arrows.

She was initially given the role of Lt. Lenina Huxley in Demolition Man, but her contract fell through ( In actuality she was let go out of her contract due to director-actor differances, the director thought she looked too homosexual for the role, which according to several confimed soruces was true, but many people refuse to acknowledge he truth in this statement, Not a negative statement against ms petty). and she was replaced by Sandra Bullock.


Actress - filmography (In Production) (2000s) (1990s) (1980s)

I Remember (2005) (announced) .... Ms. Hill The Last Guy on Earth (2006) (pre-production) Broken Arrows (2006) (post-production) .... Erin

Prey for Rock & Roll (2003) .... Faith Superman: Shadow of Apokolips (2002) (VG) (voice) .... Livewire Route 666 (2001) .... Steph, U.S. Marshal Firetrap (2001) .... Lucy MacArthur Park (2001/I) .... Kelly Horrible Accident (2001) .... Six

Clubland (1999) .... India The Arrangement (1999) .... Candy ... aka Blood Money (USA: video title) ... aka Deadly Arrangement (Canada: English title) "Brimstone" (1998) TV Series .... Maxine (1998-1999) Relax... It's Just Sex (1998) .... Robin Moon "Lush Life" (1996) TV Series .... Georgia "George" Sanders (1996) Countdown (1996) .... Sara Davis ... aka Kurisumasu mokushi-roku (Japan) ... aka Serial Bomber (USA: video title) Tank Girl (1995) .... Tank Girl The Glass Shield (1994) .... Dep. Deborah Fields ... aka The Johnny Johnson Trial (USA) In the Army Now (1994) .... Christine Jones ... aka You're in the Army Now (USA: complete title) Poetic Justice (1993) .... Penelope Free Willy (1993) .... Rae Lindley ... aka Sauvez Willy (France: dubbed version) A League of Their Own (1992) .... Kit Keller Point Break (1991) .... Tyler Ann Endicott "Booker" (1989) TV Series .... Suzanne Dunne (1990) ... aka Booker, P.I. Cadillac Man (1990) .... Lila

Perry Mason: The Case of the Musical Murder (1989) (TV) .... Cassie Police Story: Monster Manor (1988) (TV) "The Thorns" (1988) TV Series .... Cricket Bates Motel (1987) (TV) .... Willie

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