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Lori Petty

pramesh Published On Wed Sep 18 2019   Modified On Wed Sep 18 2019
Lori Petty

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Full NameLori Petty
First NameLori
Last NamePetty
Birth CityChattanooga, Tennessee
Birth CountryUnited States
Father ProfessionPentecostal minister
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusSingle
No Of Children0
EducationNorth High-school in Sioux
Height167 cm
Weight60 kg
Networth$3 M
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Date of BirthOctober 14,1963
Age56 years


    of Lori Petty

    What is Lori Petty marital status ?Single
    How many children does Lori Petty have ?0
    What is the height of Lori Petty?167 cm
    What is the weight of Lori Petty?60 kg

    Who is Lori Petty? Know Her Biography

    Bold and beautiful Lori Petty is a well known American director and actress. She appeared in many leading roles but is mostly known as Tyler Endicott in the 1991s release Point Break.

    After that, she appeared as Kit Keller in The League of Their Own released in 1992 and was lastly seen as the lead of Tank Girl released in 1995. 

    She was a guest in the second season, becoming a recurring character in the third, fourth and seventh seasons of the Netflix Original Orange Is New Black series as Lolly Whitehill. 

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    She also made a guest appearance on the television series Prison Break in its season four's finale.

    Why Is She Famous?

    Lori Petty is one of the notable Hollywood actresses but is recently famous for her role in the Netflix drama series Orange is the new black. 

    Noted as one of the best actresses of 90s, she is famous as 1991s action packed movie Point Break alongside Keanu Reeves.

    Lorri Petty Early Life

    Petty was born on October 14, 1963 in Chattanooga Tennessee. Petty was raised as the eldest child among three siblings. She was the daughter of Pentecostal minister. 

    She did her graduation from North High-school in Sioux city, lowa, in 1981, and in Omaha she worked several years as graphic designer before her acting debut.

    Lori Petty Career Highlight

    Petty received her break staring at the Fox Booker with Richard Grieco. Petty played the surfer who taught Keanu Reeves how to surf in the 1991 Point Break action thriller. 

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    She played the title role In the movie adaptation of the British cult comic book Tank Girl in 1995. Some of her other memorable movies include Free Willy, The Poker House, and In the Army Now. 

    She also co-starred with her friend Karyn Parsons in the television series Lush Life, but left the series after in was cancelled after airing five episodes. She then entered Brimstone's crew as Stone's hotel owner.

    In the Warner Bros. series Superman: The Animated Series and the New Batman Adventure, she voiced the supervillain Livewire.

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    Though Lt. Lenina Huxley was initially cast as Demolition Man, differences over the leadership of the character led to a redefinition of the role for producer Joel Silver. 

    Petty was seen as "Daddy", an Alpha women prisoner in Prison Break-The final break.

    She starred in a series of TV commercials created by Merkley Newman Harty's Steve Bowen for the 1998 National Thoroughbred Racing Association's "Go, Baby, Go" ad campaign. 

    Petty's debut as a filmmaker at The Poker House and won an award at the Los Angeles Film Festival for her own difficult childhood. 

    She narrated the first three novels of the series One for Money, Two for Dough and Three for Getting Deadly by Janet Evanovich's Stephanie Plum. 

    Critt read the unabridged version for Recorded Books. Petty read the abridgments for Simon & Schuster. 

    How Much Is Lori Petty's Net Worth?

    As an American actress and the director, has amassed a networth of around $3 million. Further, she reportedly earns a salary of around $120 thousand per TV appearance. 

    Additionally, she charges over $1.5 million per movie project. Point Break released in 1991, collected $83.5 million in the box office which means the movie's worth in 2019 would be around $290 million.

    What's Lori Petty Current Relationship Status?

    Lori has always stayed away from relationship related rumors, but she has frequently been caught into gay rumors. Her sexuality is questioned every now and then but she has clearly stated that she isn't bisexual or gay.

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    Her very first overt affair was with actor David Alan Grier in the mid-90s. The pair was often seen together in various events but the couple stopped seeing each other due to their personal and undisclosed reasons.

    Recently on Valentine's Day 2018, Lori shared an old picture with Gregory Hines which points that they had something between them in the past but they still remain very good friends.

    Or she could also be appreciating their two decades long friendship. 

    Lori Petty Body Measurement

    Talking about her body measurement, she measures 34-24-34. Further, she has a height of 1.67 meters/5 feet 6 inches and weighs around 132-lbs/60 kg and got body.

    Additionally, her hair is dark brown and her eyes are blue.