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Joelle Carter

An accomplished actress, Joelle Carter has been acting in film, television and theatre for the past decade. Carter was born in Georgia to an army family and was subsequently raised throughout the United States. She attended high school in Albany, Georgia and then enrolled at Augusta College on a full athletic scholarship for swimming and cross-country. Carter began her modeling career shortly thereafter and moved to New York to pursue modeling full-time. Falling in love with acting, she began her theatrical studies in NYC and appeared on stage and screen almost immediately.

Carter can be seen in such feature cult favorites as High Fidelity and American Pie 2, and indies Swimming and Lisa Picard is Famous. In addition, Carter has starred in numerous television projects, including the controversial series Wonderland created by Peter Berg (Friday Night Lights). Furthermore, she is very proud of the documentary, Altered By Elvis, which she co-produced. Carter also co-produced and starred in the short Girl and a Gun, which won Best Original Short at the 2008 Washougal International Film Festival. She was thrilled to attend the 2008 Cannes Film Festival with the film, Jumping In, in which she starred. Carter recently attended the Boston Film Festival where her latest film To Be Friends (directed by Jim Eckhart, executive produced by Aaron Eckhart and co-starring Todd Stashwick) was honored and opened the festival.

Carter's upcoming features include City of Jerks (directed by Phedon Papamichael), and Eyes to See, both set to release in 2011.

Note: This profile was written in or before 2011.
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Joelle Carter Facts

Birth NameJoelle Marie Carter
BirthdayOctober 10, 1972 (49)
Height5' 9" (1m75)  How tall is Joelle Carter compared to you?

Selected Filmography

It's Not You, It's Me
Lily's Law
The Living
Justified: Season Five
High Fidelity
Justified: Season 3
Justified: Season 4
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