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Turner Leigh And Morrow Have Made No Public Comment As To Whether

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Leigh’s birth name was Jennifer Leigh Morrow. Leigh has an older sister, Carrie Ann Morrow, who was credited as a “technical advisor” in Georgia, and on whom the role of Sadie Flood was reputedly based. Turner, Leigh and Morrow have made no public comment as to whether the film is biographical. in David Cronenberg’s eXistenZ (1999), she played a virtual reality game designer who becomes lost in her own creation. She had a brief role as a doomed gangster’s wife in Sam Mendes’s Road to Perdition (2002), and co-starred as Meg Ryan’s brutally murdered sister in Jane Campion’s erotic thriller in the Cut (2003). in recent years, Leigh appeared in the 2008 ensemble film Synecdoche, New York and has acted in two films written and directed by her then-partner Noah Baumbach – Margot at the Wedding, co-starring Nicole Kidman, and Greenberg. Her theatrical appearances include The Glass Menagerie, Man of Destiny, The Shadow Box, Picnic, Sunshine, and Abigail’s Party. Leigh and Cumming reputedly drew freely from their personal experiences in the writing of the film.