Watch the video. Inspired by The Farewell director Lulu Wang 's call to action at the Independent Spirit Awards, we celebrate women filmmakers working in their field. Sign In. Down this week. She grew up in a family of successful performing artists as the daughter of country music singer Naomi Judd and the sister of Wynonna Judd. While she is best known for an ongoing acting career spanning more than two Filmography by Job Trailers and Videos. Share this page:. Most Memorable Moments of the Oscars. Which star from the cast of Divergent are you most excited to see in action?
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She grew up in a family of performing artists: she is the daughter of country music singer Naomi Judd and the sister of Wynonna Judd. Her acting career has spanned more than three decades, and she has also become increasingly involved in global humanitarian efforts and political activism. Judd was born in Granada Hills, Los Angeles. She is the daughter of Naomi Judd , a country music singer and motivational speaker, and Michael Charles Ciminella, a marketing analyst for the horseracing industry. Her paternal grandfather was of Sicilian descent, and her paternal grandmother was a descendant of Mayflower pilgrim William Brewster.
Judd first accused Weinstein of derailing her career in Judd is best known for appearing in films like Kiss the Girls , Heat and Double Jeopardy By , she had already graduated to top-billing-status with her appearance in crime thriller Kiss the Girls alongside Morgan Freeman. Sadly, it is during the filming of this movie that Judd says the harassment by Weinstein began. Double Jeopardy saw her star with Tommy Lee Jones in another crime movie, this time as a woman wrongly convicted of murder. Outside of the silver screen, Judd is also well known for her humanitarian efforts concerning gender equality. There is hope for women who have been sexually abused. We have the opportunity to heal and take responsibility of our healing. It is a long journey to get to a particular place of healing — and it is okay. You have survived.