Jami Gertz

United States

Jami Gertz Bio

Who is Jami Gertz

Jami Beth Gertz (born October 28, 1965) is an American actress. She is popular in the world for her roles in the films Sixteen Candles, Crossroads, The Lost Boys and Less Than Zero and Quicksilver

Early Life (Childhood)

Gertz was born in Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. She was raised in the city's nearby suburb of Glenview. She received her formal education from Maine East High School.

Interesting Facts

Gertz childhood dream was to become a figure skater. She is from an Ashkenazi Jewish family. Her father was a Chicago contractor.

Personal Life

Gertz is found to have very nice married life. She married Antony Ressler on 16th June, 1989. They have three children named Oliver Jordan Ressler, Nicholas Simon Ressler and Theo Ressler.


Gertz has been nominated in various awards like Primetime Emmy Awards, Razzie Awards and Young Artist Awards.