Jennie Garth

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  • Jennie Garth: (on claims that she and co-star Shannen Doherty got into a fist fight while filming the original "90210") A fist fight? Man, that makes us sound so tough! We never punched each other. Scratching? I won't deny that.

  • Jennie Garth: (when asked if she wanted more children after having three daughters) Will you talk to my husband for me, please? I want to either have another baby or adopt. My body keeps telling me to have babies!

  • Jennie Garth: (about married life) In this industry, there's always going to be someone more beautiful. It's easy to be tempted, but I'm not interested in taking the easy way out. Divorce is not an option for us. I want to be with my family.

  • Jennie Garth: (on working with Shannen Doherty again on 90210) It wasn't as bad as I thought it would be. I was a little nervous because I hadn't seen or talked to her in 14 years. We're both grown women, both professionals. Once we were working, it felt like a good fit.

  • Jennie Garth: (about her kids) They watch old shows like The Brady Bunch. I think Hannah Montana is too sassy for three little girls in one house.

  • Jennie Garth: (when asked what she would do if former "90210" rival Shannen Doherty decided to be on the new spinoff with her) You know what? I'm over all that. I don't know about her, but I am. If Shannen comes on the show, excellent. I'm a big girl. I can handle it.

  • Jennie Garth: One year, when our oldest daughter Luca was about 8, and our other daughter Lola was 3, we were trying to take their picture for our Christmas card. I even bought the cutest matching red dresses for them to wear, and the girls wouldn't stop fighting! We finally just snapped a picture of them fighting, and the card said "Tis the season to be jolly." It's definitely one of our favorite family cards now.

  • Jennie Garth: (on being eliminated from "Dancing With the Stars" in the semifinals) I feel like I've come so far in this, and I'm so proud of myself--not that I'm gloating. But it was so wonderful what [my dancing partner] Derek Hough was able to do with me. Now I'm just going to enjoy eating all kinds of things now that it's over!

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  • According to Jennie's husband Peter Facinelli, she started crying when she first met his family, because they were all yelling at each other. She was not used to this with her own family. Facinelli had to explain to her that this was just the way they all communicated with one another.

  • Jennie is ranked #64 in the "100 Hottest Blondes of AIM".

  • Both Jennie and her husband, Peter Facinelli, have worked with actor Kellan Lutz. Peter worked with him in Twilight and Jennie in 90210.

  • According to Jennie's "90210" co-star Tori Spelling, who wrote a memoir in 2008, Jennie's role on the show started out small, but she "worked hard and appreciated what she had," and she worked her way up eventually by having a positive attitude.

  • Jennie has signed on to reprise her role as Kelly Taylor in a spinoff of Beverly Hills, 90210. She will have a recurring role as a counselor at her former high school.

  • Jennie's dance partner on Dancing With the Stars was newcomer Derek Hough.

  • Jennie's fellow 90210 co-star Tori Spelling has said that Jennie and Shannen Doherty were at the heart of the cliques that went on during the show. According to Spelling, Jennie was always very outspoken when she felt someone was out of line, particularly with Doherty, who was labeled as the "bad girl" in the cast.

  • In November 2007, Jennie credited Beverly Hills, 90210 co-star Tori Spelling as someone from the show who is still one of her best friends. "She's always there for me, no matter what," Jennie has said.

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