At 16 she left home, traveled to Paris and spent a year there and then in Italy before journeying further to England.
In her high school years, she was the class treasurer.
Actress Born in Bristol, Pennsylvania, the daughter of two college professors, Lauren Michael Holly grew up in the upstate New York town of Geneva.
Jennifer grew up in Brooklyn Heights, just across.
Gugino moved with her mother to Paradise, California, when Carla was just five years old.