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Ginnifer Goodwin is a well-known American actress

InformationDetail
BirthdayMay 22, 1978
NationalityAmerican
FamousFilm & Theater Personalities, Actresses
City/StateTennessee
SpousesJosh Dallas
SiblingsMelissa Goodwin (younger sister)
Known asJennifer Michelle Ginnifer Goodwin
Childrens Hugo Wilson Dallas, Oliver Finlay Dallas
Universities
  • St. Mary's Episcopal School
  • Lausanne Collegiate School
  • Hanover College
  • Boston University
Birth PlaceMemphis, Tennessee, United States
Height168cm
GenderFemale
FatherTim Goodwin
MotherLinda Goodwin
Net Worth$5 million as of Apr 11,2017
Sun SignGemini
Born inMemphis, Tennessee, United States
Famous asActress

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Who is Ginnifer Goodwin?

Ginnifer Goodwin, born as Jennifer Michelle Goodwin, is a well-known actress from the USA. She is popular for playing Snow White in the fantasy TV series ‘Once Upon a Time’, Margene Heffman in the drama ‘Big Love’ and Judy Hopps in Disney’s animated movie ‘Zootopia’. Besides this, she has appeared in several other TV shows, such as ‘Electric City’, ‘Law & Order’, ‘Margene's Blog’ and ‘Ed’, to name a few. The talented actress has also done a number of movies, some of the popular ones being ‘Mona Lisa Smile’, ‘Walk the Line’, ‘He's Just Not That Into You’ and ‘Killing Kennedy.’ Not just this! Goodwin has also done voice work for television projects and even video games. All these contributions of the actress to the small and the big screen have brought considerable name and fame to her. Today Goodwin is not just financially successful but also has a strong fan base, both on social media and otherwise. Talking about her awards and accolades, she has received a Kids' Choice Award, an Alliance of Women Film Journalist award and a Voice Arts™ Award.

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Career

Goodwin first appeared in minor roles on television shows such as ‘Law & Order’ and ‘Ed’ before landing bigger roles. In 2003, she made her debut in films through ‘Mona Lisa Smile’ which was followed by ‘Win a Date with Tad Hamilton!’, ‘Walk the Line’ and ‘Love Comes to the Executioner’. After this, she had a recurring voice role in the show ‘Robot Chicken’. Then, in 2006, she was cast as Margene Heffman in the TV series ‘Big Love’. The following year, Goodwin appeared in two movies, namely ‘In the Land of Women’ and ‘Day Zero’ respectively.

From 2009 to 2011, she did a number of small and big screen projects. These projects include TV shows ‘Crappy Holidays Presents...’, ‘SpongeBob SquarePants,’ ‘Margene's Blog’ and movies ‘He's Just Not That Into You’, ‘A Single Man’, ‘Ramona and Beezus’, ‘Take Me Home Tonight’ and ‘Something Borrowed’ respectively. Around this time, Goodwin was also offered the television film ‘Five’. She was then cast as Snow White in the TV show ‘Once Upon a Time’.

After this, the ambitious lady appeared in the TV series ‘Electric City’. In 2013, Goodwin did the television movie ‘Killing Kennedy’ in which she portrayed the character of Jacqueline Kennedy. The following year, she lent her voice to an episode of the television show ‘Sofia the First’. The same year, she did voice work for the movie ‘Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast’. After this, she got featured in the documentary series ‘Who Do You Think You Are?’ She also gave her voice to one of the characters in the video game ‘Disney Infinity 3.0’. Then in 2016, Goodwin did voice work for the film ‘Zootopia’.

Personal Life

Ginnifer Goodwin was born as Jennifer Michelle Goodwin on May 22, 1978 in Memphis, Tennessee, USA. Her father, Tim Goodwin, owned a recording studio. Her mother worked for Apple and FedEx. She has a younger sister named Melissa. Ginnifer went to St. Mary's Episcopal School in Tennessee. She later graduated from Lausanne Collegiate School in 1996. After this, she majored in theatre from Hanover College and then moved on to earn a degree in Fine Arts from Boston University. After this, she studied at Stratford Upon-Avon’s Shakespeare Institute and Royal Shakespeare Company.

Coming to the actress’ love life, she initially dated actor Joey Kern. The couple got engaged in 2010. However, they broke up and ended their engagement one year later. After the split, Goodwin started dating actor Josh Dallas. They got married in 2014. Today, the couple has two sons.

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Ginnifer Goodwin biography timelines

  • // 22nd May 1978 To 1996
    Ginnifer Goodwin was born as Jennifer Michelle Goodwin on May 22, 1978 in Memphis, Tennessee, USA. Her father, Tim Goodwin, owned a recording studio. Her mother worked for Apple and FedEx. She has a younger sister named Melissa. Ginnifer went to St. Mary's Episcopal School in Tennessee. She later graduated from Lausanne Collegiate School in 1996. After this, she majored in theatre from Hanover College and then moved on to earn a degree in Fine Arts from Boston University. After this, she studied at Stratford Upon-Avon’s Shakespeare Institute and Royal Shakespeare Company.
  • // 2003 To 2006
    Goodwin first appeared in minor roles on television shows such as ‘Law & Order’ and ‘Ed’ before landing bigger roles. In 2003, she made her debut in films through ‘Mona Lisa Smile’ which was followed by ‘Win a Date with Tad Hamilton!’, ‘Walk the Line’ and ‘Love Comes to the Executioner’. After this, she had a recurring voice role in the show ‘Robot Chicken’. Then, in 2006, she was cast as Margene Heffman in the TV series ‘Big Love’. The following year, Goodwin appeared in two movies, namely ‘In the Land of Women’ and ‘Day Zero’ respectively.
  • // 2009 To 2011
    From 2009 to 2011, she did a number of small and big screen projects. These projects include TV shows ‘Crappy Holidays Presents...’, ‘SpongeBob SquarePants,’ ‘Margene's Blog’ and movies ‘He's Just Not That Into You’, ‘A Single Man’, ‘Ramona and Beezus’, ‘Take Me Home Tonight’ and ‘Something Borrowed’ respectively. Around this time, Goodwin was also offered the television film ‘Five’. She was then cast as Snow White in the TV show ‘Once Upon a Time’.
  • // 2010 To 2014
    Coming to the actress’ love life, she initially dated actor Joey Kern. The couple got engaged in 2010. However, they broke up and ended their engagement one year later. After the split, Goodwin started dating actor Josh Dallas. They got married in 2014. Today, the couple has two sons.
  • // 2013 To 2016
    After this, the ambitious lady appeared in the TV series ‘Electric City’. In 2013, Goodwin did the television movie ‘Killing Kennedy’ in which she portrayed the character of Jacqueline Kennedy. The following year, she lent her voice to an episode of the television show ‘Sofia the First’. The same year, she did voice work for the movie ‘Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast’. After this, she got featured in the documentary series ‘Who Do You Think You Are?’ She also gave her voice to one of the characters in the video game ‘Disney Infinity 3.0’. Then in 2016, Goodwin did voice work for the film ‘Zootopia’.

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Ginnifer Goodwin's FAQ

  • What is Ginnifer Goodwin birthday?

    Ginnifer Goodwin was born at 1978-05-22

  • Where is Ginnifer Goodwin's birth place?

    Ginnifer Goodwin was born in Memphis, Tennessee, United States

  • What is Ginnifer Goodwin nationalities?

    Ginnifer Goodwin's nationalities is American

  • Who is Ginnifer Goodwin spouses?

    Ginnifer Goodwin's spouses is Josh Dallas

  • Who is Ginnifer Goodwin siblings?

    Ginnifer Goodwin's siblings is Melissa Goodwin (younger sister)

  • Who is Ginnifer Goodwin childrens?

    Ginnifer Goodwin's childrens is Hugo Wilson Dallas, Oliver Finlay Dallas

  • What was Ginnifer Goodwin universities?

    Ginnifer Goodwin studied at St. Mary's Episcopal School, Lausanne Collegiate School, Hanover College, Boston University

  • How tall is Ginnifer Goodwin?

    Ginnifer Goodwin's height is 168

  • Who is Ginnifer Goodwin's father?

    Ginnifer Goodwin's father is Tim Goodwin

  • Who is Ginnifer Goodwin's mother?

    Ginnifer Goodwin's mother is Linda Goodwin

  • What is Ginnifer Goodwin's sun sign?

    Ginnifer Goodwin is Gemini

  • How famous is Ginnifer Goodwin?

    Ginnifer Goodwin is famouse as Actress

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