Jamie Luner’s bio, age, parents, brother, school, and early childhood
Jamie Luner is a versatile actress who is known for her role in Melrose Place. She was born in Palo Alto on 12 May 1971. Her mother Susan is a former actress and used to manage her daughter’s affairs for the first few years of her career. Her father is Stuart Luner who worked as a sales representative.
Her parents divorced when she was just 3 years old. Her brother is David Luner who is 3 years older to her. He owns a ceramic store. Her grandmother is Shirley Rosen. She is of Jewish ethnicity and used to study at the Beverly Hills High School.
Jamie Luner enters into the world of entertainment
Young Jamie had faced the cameras when she was 3 years old by working in TV commercials. She learned acting and used to participate in her school plays. When she was 15 years old, Jamie won the LA Shakespeare Festival award for single monologues. She also studied acting at the Professional Children’s School in New York City.
When Jamie was studying at Beverly Hills High School, she got an offer to be cast in the sitcom ‘Growing Pains’ in 1985. She then starred in ‘Just the ten of us’ in 1988.
After Just the ten of us was canceled in 1991, Jamie took to learning cooking at the Epicurean Cooking School in LA. She apprenticed as a cook and procured a job of a chef at an LA French restaurant called Drai’s.
Jamie Luner’s career, series, and movies
In 1996, Jamie got the role of Rachel Burke in NBC’s Prolifer. She was also cast in Melrose Place and she was so full of energy at work that she acquired the name of ‘Turbo’. This could possibly be because she used to have 10 cups of coffee a day on the sets. This soap ended in 1999.
She had a hiatus of 4 years before she again rejoined in 2003 with 10-8: Officers on Duty. In 2005, Jamie had lead roles in ‘Blind Injustice’, ‘Stranger in my Bed’, ‘The Suspect’, and ‘The Perfect Marriage’. She guest-starred in ‘The War at Home’ and ‘CSI: Crime Scene Investigation’.
Jamie also did theaters during this time. In 2009, Jamie was cast in ‘All My Children’. She later starred in LifeTime movies. In 2014, she featured in ‘Heartbreakers’. She made more appearances in Lifetime movies in 2015. She also did some recurring roles in Murder in the First.
She was seen as Jennifer Clark in TV film ‘Accidental Switch’. In August 2017, it has been said that Jamie is going to join the cast of ‘Honeymoon in Paradise’ which will start shoot in October in the Caribbean island of Saint Lucia and will be aired on Odyssey Media. Her net worth is estimated to be $ 2 million.
Jamie Luner’s relationships, boyfriend, husband, and marriage
Jamie Luner was dating Johnny Braz. They had met in Santa Monica where he was in charge of a coffee shop. They were together from 1995 to 1999. Her boyfriend, Johnny Braz is now a personal trainer and independent filmmaker. They ended their romance 4 years later in 1999. The reason for this breakup is not known.
Jamie has not been linked with any other male person after that. She is not married and has no husband. Her sexuality seems straight and she has no signs of being a lesbian. She is currently single. She is focusing on her work and career and is also into exercising regimes in order to maintain herself and be fit and trim.
Jamie Luner accused of sexual assualt
In early 2018, news came that a boy named Anthony Oliver accused Jamie of sexually assaulting him. He claimed that this had happened about 20 years ago, in 1998, when he was a minor of 16 years old.
Oliver claimed that Jamie had infact drugged him at a, and performed oral sex on him while she had someone else film the whole assault.
However, Jamie denied all the allegations. In September 2018, the court decided to not file ant charges in connection to the assault.
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