Joey Lauren Adams
January 9, 1968
53 years old
5 ft 4 in | 163 cm
32-23-34 in | 83-58-86.5 cm
56 kg | 123 lbs
6 US | 36.5 EU
Joey Lauren Adams was born in North Little Rock, Arkansas, United States, on January 9, 1968, is an American actress.
Young Joey Lauren Adams first started her acting career in horror film Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977) at the age of 8.
She made her professional big screen debut in science fiction comedy movie Coneheads (1993) in role as Christina.
She got her television debut in Fox sitcom Top of the Heap (1991) in role as Mona Mullins.
Her breakthrough performance came as Simone Kerr in coming-of-age comedy movie Dazed and Confused (1993).
She landed her directorial debut with romantic drama film Come Early Morning (2006).
Tankhouse (2021) comedy in role as Deirdra, opposite Tara Holt, Stephen Friedrich and Richard Kind
She won the Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Most Promising Actress and was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Comedy or Musical for her role as Alyssa Jones in romantic comedy drama film Chasing Amy (1997).
She was nominated for a Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Supporting Actress – Comedy for her role as Layla Maloney in comedy movie Big Daddy (1999).
She won Texas Film Hall of Fame Star of Texas Award for her role as Simone Kerr in coming-of-age comedy movie Dazed and Confused (1993).
The Break-Up (2006) romantic comedy drama opposite Jennifer Aniston, Vince Vaughn and Jon Favreau
Bio-Dome (1996) comedy with Pauly Shore, Stephen Baldwin and William Atherton
S.F.W. (1994) comedy drama opposite Stephen Dorff, Jake Busey and Reese Witherspoon
A Cool, Dry Place (1998) romantic drama with Vince Vaughn, Monica Potter and Bobby Moat
Trucker (2008) drama opposite Michelle Monaghan, Nathan Fillion and Benjamin Bratt
Beautiful (2000) comedy drama with Minnie Driver and Hallie Eisenberg
Drawing Flies (1996) comedy opposite Jason Lee, Ethan Suplee and Kevin Smith
Blue Caprice (2013) drama with Isaiah Washington, Tequan Richmond and Tim Blake Nelson
She played Alyssa Jones in buddy comedy films: Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001) and Jay and Silent Bob Reboot (2019).
She played Mona Mullins in Fox sitcom Top of the Heap (1991) in 7 episodes.
Vinnie & Bobby (1992) Fox sitcom in role as Mona Mullins
Second Noah (1996) ABC drama series in role as Darby
Party Down (2009-2010) Starz sitcom in role as Diandra Stiltskin
United States of Tara (2010) Showtime comedy drama series in role as Pammy
Switched at Birth (2013-2014) ABC teen family drama series in role as Jeniece Papagus
Still the King (2016-2017) CMT sitcom in role as Debbie Lynn Cooke
Graduated from North Little Rock Northeast High School in 1986.
She is youngest of three children.
Fan of country music.
Good friend with Ashley Judd.
Lives in in Beverly Hills, California.
She dated Vince Vaughn (1997-1998) and Kevin Smith (1995-1997).
She married Brian Vilim in 2014.