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Old 03-14-2011, 02:14 AM
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Christina Ricci Appreciation Thread #2 ~ b/c 21 years later we still can't get enough of her!

Precocious, outspoken child-teen starlet of the 1990s, Christina Ricci was born on February 12th, 1980 in Santa Monica, California, the youngest of 4 children
of a lawyer father and realtor mother. She made her screen debut at the age of 9 in Mermaids (1990) in which she worked with 'Cher'.
Her breakthrough adult role was in The Ice Storm (1997) in which she plays a nymphet who skillfully seduces 2 brothers. Candid and controversial, as well as a highly skilled actress,
Christina was much in demand by film makers in the late 1990s. In 1999, at the age of 19, she directed and worked on the screenplay for the movie Asylum (1996). A compulsive talker
who seems to have a new and refreshing view on every subject, the buxom Christina is becoming a top box office draw and seems to be destined for super-stardom in the new century.

Ricci received initial recognition and praise as a child star for her performance as Wednesday Addams in The Addams Family (1991) and Addams Family Values (1993), and her role as Kat Harvey
in Casper (1995). Ricci made a transition into more adult-oriented roles with The Ice Storm (1997), followed by an acclaimed performance in The Opposite of Sex (1998),
for which she received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress. She continued her success with well-received performances in Sleepy Hollow (1999) and Monster (2003).

Film and Television
Pan Am (TV movie)… Maggie (pre-production)
War Flowers… Sarabeth Ellis (pre-production)
Bel Ami… Clotilde de Marelle
Born to Be a Star… Kathy
CSI: Crime Scene Investigaion (TV series)… Carrie (2 episodes)

Alpha and Omega… Lilly (voice)
California Romanza (short)… Lena

After.Life… Anna Taylor
All’s Faire in Love… Kate
Saving Grace (TV series)… Officer Abby Charles (3 episodes)
New Your, I Love You… Camille

Speed Racer… Trixie

Home of the Brave… Sarah Schivino
Black Snake Moan… Rae
Penelope… Penelopy Wilhem
Grey’s Anatomy (TV series)… Hannah Davies (2 episodes)

Cursed… Ellie

Monster… Selby
I Love Your Work… Shana
Anything Else… Amanda Chase
The Gathering…Cassie Grant

Ally McBeal (TV series)… Liza Bump (7 episodes)
Miranda… Miranda
Pumpkin… Carolyn McDuffy
The Laramie Project (TV movie)… Romaine Patterson

Prozac Nation… Elizabeth
All Over the Guy… Rayna Wyckoff

The Man Who Cried… Suzie
Bless the Child… Cheri Post

Sleepy Hollow…Katrina Van Tassel
No Vacancy… Lillian
200 Cigarettes… Val

Desert Blue… Ely Jackson
Pecker… Shelley
Small Soldiers… Gwendy Doll (voice)
Fear and Loath in Las Vegas… Lucy
Buffalo ’66… Layla
The Opposite Sex… Dede Truitt
I Woke Up Early the Day I Died… Teenage Hooker

The Ice Storm… Windy Hood
That Darn Cat… Patti

The Last of the High Kings… Erin
Bastard Out of Carolina… Dee Dee

Gold Diggers: The Secret of Bear Mountain… Beth Easton
Now and Then… Young Roberta Martin
Casper… Kathleen ‘Kat’ Harvey

Addams Family Values… Wednesday Addams
The Cemetery Club… Jessica

The Addams Family… Wednesday Addams
The Hard Way… Bonnie

Mermaids…Kate Flax

Christina Ricci may be moving to TV as the star of a new ABC series, Pan Am, about pilots and stewardesses in the '60s. Deadline reports that Ricci will star in the Pan Am pilot as

Maggie, a fiery stewardess who is leading a double life — on duty she is a beautiful, perfectly groomed and poised stewardess, and off duty she is earthy, bohemian living among the beatniks and intellectuals of Greenwich Village.
Christina Ricci to play sexy '60s stewardess in ABC pilot |

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