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KELLY PRESTON (Gabby Frost) is becoming one of the most sought-after actors of her generation. In the box-office smash hit "Jerry Maguire" opposite Tom Cruise, Preston captured audience attention in the role of Avery, Maguire's ambitious and aggressive fiancee.
Preston was born and raised in Hawaii. As a result of her father's position with an agricultural firm, the family moved first to Iraq and then to Australia for two years. It was while she was a teenager in Australia that Ms. Preston appeared in television commercials and began to develop an interest in an acting career. Upon graduating high school, Preston relocated to Los Angeles and enrolled at the University of Southern California, where she studied drama and theater. She next went to UCLA and decided to commit to acting.
made her feature film debut with a well-received role in the hit
motion picture "Twins," opposite Arnold Schwarzenegger and Danny DeVito.
Her additional credits include "Addicted
to Love," starring Meg Ryan and Matthew Broderick; "Nothing to Lose,"
opposite Tim Robbins and Martin Lawrence; "Citizen Ruth"; "Only You";
"Run"; "52 Pick-Up" and "Secret Admirer." Preston also starred
in the Academy Award-nominated short "Little Surprises," directed
by Jeff Goldblum. On television, she starred in Arthur Miller's "The
American Clock" for TNT.
Preston recently completed the feature film "Daddy and Them," written and directed by Billy Bob Thornton. She is presently filming "For the Love of the Game," starring opposite Kevin Costner for director Sam Raimi.