Jennifer Syme Biography
Jennifer Maria Syme born on 7th December 1972 in Pico Rivera, California. She was an American actress and a personal assistant. Symes parents were Maria St. John(mother) and Charles Syme(father). Jennifer spent the first 18 years of her life in Laguna Beach. She relocated to Los Angeles with her mother, where she landed a job. working for director David Lynch. Syme had a few minor film roles in’ Lost Highway’ the 1997 release.
She later joined the staff of a music label. She also worked as a personal assistant to Dave Navarro of Jane’s Addiction and, later, the Red Hot Chili Peppers. Syme later met Keanu Reeves the father of her daughter, though they ended the relationship after the loss of their baby, but remained friends till her demise on April 2nd, 2001.
Jennifer Syme Age
She was born on December 7, 1972. In a city located in southeastern Los Angeles County, California, United States[USA]The name of Syme’s mother is Maria St. John. Jennifer’s Height in meters is 172 or five feet and seven inches[5”7].
Jennifer Syme Keanu Reeves
Keanu Reeves and Jennifer met in 1988. At a party organized in his band’s (Dog Star) honor. They began a secret relationship. That they both succeeded in keeping away from the public eye. For at that particular time, Reeves was at the peak of his career. It wasn’t long before Jennifer took in and was expecting a child. They managed to keep the relationship a secret. The couple lived together Until her pregnancy got revealed.
As soon as he learned about the pregnancy, Keanu bought her a house and they lived separately during the pregnancy period. Keanu admitted to an interview that he was afraid of having children because of the world that surrounded him.
He said that his love for the actress helped him face the fear. They remained together until 1999, After the tragic loss of their unborn baby girl[ Ava Archer Reeves], the two separated. Though they remained friends even after their break up.
Keanu Reeves is both an actor and a musician. He played bass guitar for the bands Dogstar and Becky. His home country is Canada. He attributes his fame to his versatility and exemplary performances in several blockbuster movies. During his career, Keanu has engaged himself in various forms of artistic expression. His career in acting has earned him several awards including a star on the Hollywood walk of fame.
Some of the movies he has starred in include:comedies from the Bill and Ted franchise (1989–1991), action thrillers Point Break (1991), Speed (1994), and the John Wick franchise (2014–2019), psychological thriller The Devil’s Advocate (1997) supernatural thriller, Constantine (2005) and science fiction/action series.Matrix (1999–2003). He has also appeared in dramatic films, such as Dangerous Liaisons (1988), My Own Private Idaho (1991), and Little Buddha (1993) as well as the romantic horror Bram Stoker’s Dracula (1992).
Archer Syme-Reeves, The child to Jennifer and actor Keanu Reeves. was stillborn, Dec 1999, eight months into her pregnancy. And only a month to her delivery. Jennifer noticed that she had not felt her baby’s movements for a while and. consulted her doctor.
An ultrasound was done to ascertain the problem. The results showed that the child had died in the womb. surgery was performed to remove the baby. Archer was buried in Westwood memorial park, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Jennifer Syme Movies
She played a minor role ‘junkie girl’ in David’s ‘lost highway’, television series released in 1997.’.As ‘Casting chick’ in the 2005 American comedy-drama, Ellie Parker directed by Scott Coffey. She also worked as an assistant producer in all her movies including one episode of the 1993 television series’ hotel room’.
Jennifer Syme Accident
April 2nd, 2001 at 6:20 am Syme, In her 1999 grand Cherokee jeep, hit into a row of three parked cars. she flung from the driver’s seat. It was presumed that she was on her way to a party, at Cahuenga Boulevard in Los Angeles. reports that came out is that she left the party earlier going home and was driven by one of the guests.
Howbeit, despite being under the influence of an intoxicating substance. She attempted to return to the party venue for unknown reasons. Syme was slightly ejected from the car by the accident. She died instantly on the spot. Due to the injuries, she sustained Jennifer died at the age of 28. She was buried next to her daughter in Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery in Los Angeles.
Jennifer Syme Death Cause
Following the tragic accident that resulted in the actress’s death, Investigations got carried out to determine the cause. The police noted: white substance rolled up in dollar bills and prescription pills, muscle relaxant and an anticonvulsant. Symes mother explained that her daughter sought treatment for back pain and depression just a few days prior to her death in the car crash.
An autopsy was performed on her corpse and results that came out proved that she was highly inebriated, at the time of her death. Marilyn Manson got sued by Maria st john for wrongful death and giving Syme various quantities of an illegal controlled substance. Manson issued a statement denying responsibility for Jennifer’s death Shortly after the lawsuit was filed ‘claiming that the suit had no merit.
Jennifer Syme Death Aftermath
In tribute to Syme’s memory, David Lynch dedicated the 2001 film Mulholland Drive to her. It’s no secret that Reeves has lived through a lot of heartbreak and tragedy. Syme’s death may have been a turning point for Reeves. However, it seems his hardships have had some impact on him, as they may have made it much harder for him later on.
As People reports, one of his colleagues said, “It’s almost like he’s not trusting himself to have a connection with anyone at times.”He hasn’t admitted he’s dating anyone to the public as of now, so perhaps he’s still single. And fans certainly would love to see him get together with other Hollywood elites like Sandra Bullock or Charlize Theron.
Jennifer Syme Facts
Production Assistant: Jennifer worked as a production assistant on the sets of TV series “Hotel Room”
Receptionist: Jennifer worked for director David Lynch in his Asymmetrical Productions on the movie project “Lost Highway”, she also had a minor role in the movie
Personal assistant: She worked as a personal assistant to musician Dave Navarro (of Jane’s Addiction, Red Hot Chili Peppers fame) on a music label, as part of the staff.
David Lynch dedicated his 2001 movie Mulholland Drive to Jennifer Syme, she had previously worked for him as an assistant. It is believed that she introduced some musicians to David which helped him get better music for his movie “Lost Highway”.
Jennifer was depressed and taking medications for back pain and depression before her death
She was attending a film-supervision course at UCLA at the time of her death.
She had lost her baby in 1999, her grandfather in 2000. Her mother Maria believes these deaths drove Jennifer towards drugs.