Minka Kelly Biography
Name - Minka Kelly
Date of Birth - 24 June 1980
Los Angeles, California, USA
Height - 5' 6" (1.68 m)
Minka Kelly photo gallery
Kelly was born in Los Angeles, California, and was raised in Albuquerque, New Mexico. She is the daughter of former Aerosmith guitarist Rick Dufay, who had abandoned her and her mother. According to Kelly, her childhood was pretty rough and that's why she resents Dufay. However, at seventeen, she decided to try and reconcile and invited him out to New Mexico.
She recently finished shooting Universal's The Kingdom, in a small cameo role alongside Jamie Foxx and Chris Cooper. Peter Berg, who was also the director of Friday Night Lights, directed the film.
Kelly dated Donald Faison in 2005. and had a brief relationship with actor Chris Evans, as well. In September 2007, she began dating musician John Mayer Their break-up was reported by People.com on January 9, 2008.
Her father is Aerosmith guitarist Rick Dufay.
Ranked #42 on the Maxim magazine Hot 100 of 2007 list.
Her grandfather is actor Richard Ney, husband of Academy Award winning actress, Greer Garson.
Minka Kelly Filmography
"Friday Night Lights" .... Lyla Garrity (35 episodes, 2006-2008)
- Humble Pie (2008) TV episode .... Lyla Garrity
- Who Do You Think You Are? (2008) TV episode .... Lyla Garrity
- Jumping the Gun (2008) TV episode .... Lyla Garrity
- There Goes the Neighborhood (2008) TV episode .... Lyla Garrity
- The Confession (2007) TV episode .... Lyla Garrity
The Kingdom (2007) .... Miss Ross
... aka Operation: Kingdom (Germany)
State's Evidence (2006)
The Pumpkin Karver (2006) .... Tammy
"What I Like About You" .... Ricki (3 episodes, 2005)
- I Want My Baby Back (2005) TV episode .... Ricki
- Enough Is Enough (2005) TV episode .... Ricki
- The Kid, the Cake, and the Chemistry (2005) TV episode .... Ricki
"American Dreams" .... Bonnie (1 episode, 2005)
... aka Our Generation (Australia) (USA: working title)
- Home Again (2005) TV episode .... Bonnie
Devil's Highway (2005) .... River
"Drake & Josh" .... Stacey (1 episode, 2004)
- Movie Job (2004) TV episode .... Stacey
"Cracking Up" .... Monica (1 episode, 2004)
- Panic House (2004) TV episode .... Monica
Guys Choice (2007) (TV) .... Herself - Gift from the Gods Award' winner
"Last Call with Carson Daly" .... Herself (1 episode, 2006)
- Episode dated 22 November 2006 (2006) TV episode .... Herself