• Jena  Malone

    Jena Malone

    Born on November 21st, 1984

    From Lake Tahoe, Nevada


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Hope Poster


A white teen (Jena Malone) stands up to bigoted neighbors in the 1960s to tell the truth about a black boy's death.

Golden Globe (1998)
Best Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
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Bastard Out of Carolina

Anney (Jennifer Jason Leigh), a poor single mother from the rural South, struggles to raise her young daughter, Bone (Jena Malone). They seem to find happiness when Anney marries a kindly man named Lyle (Dermot Mulroney) who treats Bone like his own child. However, after Lyle is killed in an automobile accident, Anney remarries to the hotheaded Glen (Ron Eldard), who abuses Bone physically and sexually, and begins to tear the once tight-knit family apart.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (1997)
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries