36 years old (Born on November 21, 1984)
American actress and musician; She is famous from Saved!.Usually portrays teenage girls in problems or from disfunctional families. Was originally set to play Emily in Havoc (2005), but was replaced by Bijou Phillips. Plays the accordion and guitar. At the age of 12, she was the youngest person ever to be nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award for her performance in Bastard Out of Carolina (1996) until 2001 when 7 year old Dakota Fanning was nominated for I Am Sam (2001). Won legal emancipation from her mother, who is now barred from interfering with Jena`s career and earnings. [January 2000]
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Fun Facts About Jena Malone
Briefly attended the Professional Children`s School in Manhattan.
Studied photography at a community college in northern California beginning in the fall 2002.
Filed suit against mother Debbie, charging mismanagement of her earnings, failure to pay taxes, and seeking emancipation 
Starred as Susan Sarandon`s daughter in Stepmom (1998), and then starred alongside Susan Sarandon`s real daughter, Eva Amurri, in Saved! (2004).
Turned down auditioning for Air Force One (1997).
Half-sister, Madison Mae, born August 1997.
Salary from Stepmom (1998) $325,000
Mom`s name is Debbie (born 1962)
Plans to study photography at a community college in northern California beginning in the fall 2002.
She lived in Lake Tahoe until age 10