Manthey, Jerri 1970–

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Manthey, Jerri 1970–

(Jerri Lynn London, Jerri Lyn)


Born September 5, 1970, in Stuttgart, West Germany (now Germany); father, a career army officer; married Tony Krebill, 1989 (divorced). Education: Attended University of Maryland overseas branch in Munich, Germany; trained with Manu Tupou. Avocational Interests: Softball, wilderness camping, photography, reading, writing, painting, music.

Addresses: Office—Velocity Productions, Inc., P.O. Box 27785, Los Angeles, CA 90027-0785. Contact—c/o Andrew Briskin, Tango Blues Entertainment, 1051-A North Cole Ave., Hollywood, CA 90038.

Career: Actress. Velocity Productions, Inc., Los Angeles, founder; singer and musician with the band Deep Eddy; affiliated with the band Mutaytor; appeared in commercials, print advertisements, and photography shoots in periodicals. Worked as a personal chef, an employee of BoKoas restaurant, Los Angeles, and a model for Home Shopping Network; also affiliated with charities.

Member: Screen Actors Guild, American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers.


Television Appearances; Series:

Herself, Survivor: The Australian Outback (also known as Survivor), CBS, 2001.

Herself, The Surreal Life, The WB, 2002.

Herself, Survivor: All-Stars (also known as Survivor), CBS, 2004.

Sideline reporter, Extreme Dodgeball, Game Show Network, 2004.

Contestant, Battle of the Network Reality Stars, Bravo, 2005.

Television Appearances; Movies:

(As Jerri Lynn London) Claire, That Championship Season, Showtime, 1999.

Sandra Crescent, Komodo vs. Cobra, Sci-Fi Channel, 2005.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Herself, Survivor: The Australian Outback—The Reunion (also known as Survivor: The Outback Reunion), CBS, 2001.

Audience member, Survivor: Africa—The Reunion (also known as Survivor 3: The Reunion), CBS, 2002.

Cohost, Seaside Survivor (also known as MTV's "Seaside Survivor"), MTV, 2002.

Herself, Survivor: Men vs. Women Rumble in the Jungle, MTV, 2003.

Correspondent, Red Carpet Emmy's Pre-Show, E! Entertainment Television, 2004.

Herself, Reality TV Secrets Revealed, VH1, 2004.

Herself, Survivor All-Stars America's Tribal Council, CBS, 2004.

Herself, QTN Holiday Reel, Q Television, 2005.

Television Guest Appearances; Episodic:

"Stars of Reality TV Week," Blind Date (also known as Cupid Confidential), syndicated, 2001.

The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn (also known as The Late Late Show), CBS, 2001.

The Rosie O'Donnell Show, syndicated, 2001.

The Test, FX Channel, 2001.

The Young and the Restless (also known as Y & R), CBS, 2001.

The Early Show, CBS, 2001, 2004.

Howard Stern, E! Entertainment Television, multiple episodes in 2001, 2004.

"Survivor," VH1 Goes Inside (also known as VH1 Goes inside Survivor), VH1, 2003.

The Joe Schmo Show, Spike TV, 2003.

The Other Half, syndicated, 2003.

Live with Regis and Kelly, syndicated, 2004.

Getaway (also known as United Travel Getaway), Nine Network (Australia), 2005.

Also a guest in The Late Show with David Letterman (also known as The Late Show), CBS; Politically Incorrect with Bill Maher (also known as Politically Incorrect), Comedy Central and ABC; and appeared in other programs, including Talk Soup, E! Entertainment Television.

Film Appearances:

Lana Lahera, Mr. Lucke (also known as Mr. Lucky), 1995.

(As Jerri Lynn) Prey of the Jaguar, Jfw Productions, 1996.

Evan, The Limited (short film), New Ground Productions, 2000.

Jen, Destiny, Destiny Productions, 2002.

Iron Janes, 2003.

Commitment Pledge (short film), 2004.

Henry Bump's Happy Toast (short film), c. 2004.

Judy, Chloe's Prayer, Merus Pictures, 2005.

Woman, Widowmaker (short film), Hollywood Ending Films, c. 2005.

Appeared in Bargain Hunting, Instant Films. Appeared in other films, including Bonehead: Scotty, Jackers, and Mind of a Woman. Some sources cite appearances in The Sacred Hoop and The Shoot.

Film Work:

Director and producer of Mind of a Woman.

Stage Appearances:

Dilly, Lady Macbeth Gets a Divorce, Beverly Hills Playhouse, Beverly Hills, CA, 2001.

Blow Girls, Sierra Stage, 2003.

Pieces (of Ass) (monologues), Dodger Stages, Stage 2, New York City, beginning c. 2004.

The Vagina Monologues (monologues), V-Day, Pacific Design Center, Silver Screen Theatre, Los Angeles, 2005.

Appeared in Agnes of God, Plaza Suite, and Pygmalion, all Huntsville Theatre, Huntsville, AL. Appeared in I Love You, Mr. Klotz, The Lalapalooza Bird, and The Pajama Game (musical), all New Ulm Theatre, New Ulm, West Germany (now Germany); also appeared in You Can't Take It with You, Munich Theatre, Munich, West Germany (now Germany).

Stage Work:

Codirector and coproducer of Beautiful Chaos, Hudson Theatre, Los Angeles.

Radio Appearances; Episodic:

The Howard Stern Radio Show, multiple episodes in 2001, 2004.



Herself, Survivor—Season Two: The Greatest and Most Outrageous Moments, Castaway Television Productions, 2001.

Music Videos:

Faith Hill, "Piece of My Heart," 1994.

Def Leppard, "When Love and Hate Collide," 1995.

Jay Murphy Band, "Hit Bottom," 2004.


Writings for the Stage:

With others, wrote Beautiful Chaos, Hudson Theatre, Los Angeles.


Author of "Jerri Manthey's Passion Plate," a weekly column for, 2005.



People Weekly, August 23, 2004, p. 55.


Jerri Manthey,, January 25, 2006.