Jennifer Beals takes the Ice Bucket Challenge

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Jennifer has taken part in the ice bucket challenge to raise awareness for the neurodegenerative illness ALS. Nominated by her friend Kara Swisher, Jennifer took to the ocean for her challenge and nominated Troian Bellisario (Lauren), Don Cheadle (Devil In A Blue Dress) and Kyra Sedgwick (Proof).
Jennifer posted on twitter: “I’ve had cold water dumped on my head, but this time it was for a great charity. bit.ly/1BcFVsW #whatafeeling pic.twitter.com/N0Ec1aBhXJ
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Kyra Sedgwick talks about casting Jennifer Beals in Proof

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On this interview on the Hollywood Reporter producer Kyra Sedgwick talks about how hard it was to find the lead in Proof, until Jennifer walked in….

I’m so proud of Proof. When I left [The Closer], TNT gave me a producing deal, and I was to bring five projects and they picked this one up. My mandate in my head was I wanted it to be female-driven lead with a woman in her 40s because that was the gift I had been given, and I really wanted to pass that along. We had a really hard time casting it, and then in walks Jennifer Beals. Read More >>

Jennifer Beals reveals her surprising approach to fitness and beauty

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On a new interview published today on everydayhealth Jennifer reveals her surprising approach to fitness, her unusual beauty commandments, her funny stress-busting routine, why they all keep her looking ageless and why she isn’t afraid of sharks !
It’s been 30 years since Beals famously danced her way through “Flashdance” wearing a cutoff sweatshirt in a scene that would be reenacted around the world for years to come, but the actress hasn’t slowed down one bit. Read More >>

Jennifer Beals at the TNT upfronts

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TNT unveiled this morning Jennifer Beals’ new tv show “Proof” during the TBS TNT Upfront presentation  at The Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York.  Jennifer attended  the TNT panel discussion presentation along with producer Kyra Sedgwick and actors Matthew Modine, Joe Morton and Eddie Gathegi.

The series of this supernatural drama was picked up last week by the cable network TNT with a 10 episode order and set to premiere in 2015. Read More >>

Jennifer Beals attached to supporting role in the film Facing The Wind

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Jennifer will play a supporting role in the true crime film “Facing The Wind”. The movie is based on Julie Salamon’s book “Facing the Wind: A True Story of Tragedy and Reconciliation,” which recounts the story of Bob Rowe, a New York lawyer and model husband who killed his wife and three children in 1978 — leading to his subsequent search for redemption after avoiding a prison sentence by pleading the insanity defense at trial. Read More >>

TNT has picked up the pilot Proof starring Jennifer Beals

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TNT has ordered 10 episodes of the tv drama “Proof”. The supernatural medical drama is executive produced by Kyra Sedgwick and Jennifer plays the lead role of a surgeon. Also starring in the series are Matthew Modine and Joe Morton. TNT plans to premiere the series in 2015 and will unveil its 2014-15 schedule May 14 in New York. Read More >>