The Jane Austen Book Club Cast

  • Kathy Baker

    Born in Midland, Texas, Kathy Baker was raised in the Quaker religion. Her American father taught at Princeton and at the Sorbonne University in Paris, where he met her mother, a French citizen....

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  • Maria Bello

    Born in Norristown, Pennsylvania, Maria Bello is of Polish and Italian heritage. Hoping to become a lawyer, she studied Pre-Law/Political Science at Villanova University, but while there she fell in...

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  • Emily Blunt

    Born in London, England to a teacher mother and barrister father, Emily Blunt attended a co-ed private school, Ibstock Place, where she participated in academics, athletics, and music. She was...

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  • Amy Brenneman

    Before making her break into feature films with 1995's Bye Bye, Love, this Connecticut native was a regular on TV's NYPD Blue, playing Officer Janice Licalsi from 1993 to 1994. Brenneman's mother...

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  • Hugh Dancy

    The eldest of three siblings, Hugh Dancy was born in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England. At Winchester College from 13 to 16, he acquired the acting bug after appearing in several school plays....

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  • Maggie Grace

    Born in Columbus, Ohio, Maggie Grace knew from an early age that she was destined to be an actress. She read plays in her spare time and became involved in local theater. Her film acting debut came at...

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  • Jimmy Smits

    Better known for his TV work than his film credits, Jimmy Smits was born to a silk-screen plant manager in Brooklyn, NY. The son of a Puerto Rican mother and a Surinam father, Smits went to Thomas...

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  • Kevin Zegers

    A native of Ontario, Canada, Kevin Zegers started acting in commercials at the age of six. At eight, he landed his first big role in the feature film Life with Mikey, portraying Michael J. Fox's...

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  • Lynn Redgrave

    Date of Death: May 2, 1910 With a flair for comedic roles, Lynn Redgrave has made significant contributions to her illustrious family's five generation long reputation for producing fine British...

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The Jane Austen Book Club

Genre:  Drama, Romance
Running Time:  105 min.
Release Date: September 28, 2007 (limited)
DVD: February 5, 2008

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Cast: Kathy Baker, Maria Bello, Marc Blucas, Emily Blunt, Amy Brenneman, Hugh Dancy, Maggie Grace, Jimmy Smits, Kevin Zegers, Lynn Redgrave