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Lori Petty

Lori Petty (born October 14, 1963) is an American film and television actress best known for playing "Tyler Endicott" in Point Break in 1991, "Kit Keller" in A League of Their Own in 1992, and the title role in Tank Girl in 1995. Petty, the oldest of three children, was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee, the daughter of a Pentecostal minister. She graduated from North High School in Sioux City, Iowa in 1981 and worked for several years in Omaha as a graphic designer before pursuing acting. Petty first came to notice for playing Keanu Reeves' surfer girlfriend in the 1991 action thriller Point Break. Prior to that, she got her break starring with Richard Grieco in Fox's Booker. In 1992, Petty was featured in what became her best known role, A League of Their Own, opposite Tom Hanks, Geena Davis and Madonna. Petty played the title role in Tank Girl in 1995, which made her into a cult icon. Her other films include Free Willy and In the Army Now. She also co-starred in the television series Lush Life with her friend Karyn Parsons, but it was canceled after four episodes. She joined the cast of Brimstone as the owner of Stone's hotel. Petty is also known for providing the voice of the

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Eminem -- So Petty!

Eminem
So Petty!

Here's Eminem at the Grammys last night (left) -- and "Point Break" and "Tank Girl" star Lori Petty back in 2005 (right).Very Slim Shady.Just sayin'. READ MORE >

'Tanked Girl' Lori Petty Pleads No Contest to DUI

'Tanked Girl' Lori Petty Pleads No Contest to DUI

Lori Petty just pled no contest to DUI with injury over her drunken driving arrest back in May -- the one in which she allegedly hit a skateboarder with her car.The other two charges -- having no… READ MORE >

- 1876 days ago
'Tanked Girl' Lori Petty Charged with DUI

'Tanked Girl' Lori Petty Charged with DUI

Actress Lori Petty has been officially charged with three misdemeanors stemming from her DUI arrest last weekend.Petty was charged today with DUI with injury, DUI with a blood alcohol level of .08… READ MORE >

- 1967 days ago
Lori Petty Hits the Streets

Lori Petty Hits the Streets

Two days after posting $100,000 bail for felony DUI and allegedly hitting a skateboarder, '90s actress Lori Petty roamed Santa Monica on Tuesday.The 45-year-old cropped hair beauty is in a league… READ MORE >

- 1969 days ago
Lori Petty -- Tanked Girl

Lori Petty -- Tanked Girl

TMZ shot Lori Petty leaving jail early this morning after she was arrested Saturday night for felony DUI and allegedly hitting a skateboarder with her car.The incident took place at around 9:00 PM… READ MORE >

- 1972 days ago
Lori Petty from "Point Break": 'Memba Her?!

Lori Petty
from 'Point Break' 'Memba Her?!

There was a time -- back in the early '90s -- when Lori Petty was actually a leading lady in films like "Point Break" and "Tank Girl." Guess what she looks like now! READ MORE >

- 2310 days ago

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