More Tina Majorino Bios & Profiles
Biography #2 (for Napoleon Dynamite)Tina Majorino starred in three feature films at the tender age of 8. She began her career appearing in national television commercials, before playing Sophie in the ABC television series Camp Wilder. In 1994, Majorino made her feature film debut starring opposite Meg Ryan and Andy Garcia in WHEN A MAN LOVES A WOMAN. Following that, she appeared in CORRINA, CORRINA, ANDRE and WATERWORLD. NAPOLEON DYNAMITE is her first film in several years, after taking time off to be a normal high school student.
Bio courtesy Fox Searchlight for "Napoleon Dynamite" (27-Jul-2004)
Biography #3 (for Waterworld)At the tender age of ten, Tina Majorino is clearly one of today's most talented young actresses. She starred in three major feature films that opened within three months of each other. She began her career by appearing in national television commercials before playing Sophie in the ABC television series, Camp Wilder. In 1994, Majorino made her feature film debut starring opposite Meg Ryan and Andy Garcia in Touchstone's When a Man Loves a Woman. She stole audiences' hearts by portraying the older daughter caught in the middle of a family falling apart at the seams because of the disastrous effects of alcohol abuse. Majorino was seen last summer in Corrina, Corrina, a comedy set in the 1950s about finding love and family in the most unlikely places. She played Molly, the only child of a recently widowed father (Ray Liotta), who finds a helping hand from Corrina (Whoopi Goldberg), an unconventional housekeeper who uses a combination of charm and sensitivity to help the family adjust to their new lives. Also last summer, Majorino starred in Andre, a film based on a true story of a harbor seal who journeyed from Boston to Maine for 23 years every summer to visit Toni (Majorino), the child who helped rescue him. In her private time, Majorino enjoys singing and playing the piano. She also harbors aspirations to direct.
for "Waterworld" updated 01-Jan-2000