Jennifer Love Hewitt is an American actress, producer, author, television director and singer-songwriter. Hewitt began her acting career as a child by appearing in television commercials and the Disney Channel series Kids Incorporated. She rose to fame in teenage popular culture in her roles in the Fox series Party of Five as Sarah Reeves Merrin, and films I Know What You Did Last Summer and its sequel as Julie James. She starred on the hit CBS television program Ghost Whisperer as Melinda Gordon, for which she won a Saturn Award in 2007 and 2008 for Best Actress on Television. She then starred in the Lifetime television series, The Client List as Riley Parks, and was previously nominated for a Golden Globe Award for the pilot movie. In addition to acting, she has served as a producer on some of her film and television projects. As a singer, Hewitt has been signed by Atlantic Records and Jive Records, and is primarily known for her recordings in the pop genre. Her most successful single on the Billboard Hot 100 is the 1999 release “How Do I Deal”, which peaked at No. 59.
Name: Jennifer Love Hewitt
Nickname: JLove, Love, Jen
Date of Birth: February 21, 1979
Place of Birth: Waco, TX
Place of Residence: Los Angeles, CA
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Education: Laurel Springs High School
Height: 5’2″ / 157 cm
Weight: 117 lbs / 53 kg
Shoe size: 6 / 36.5
Dress size: 2 (US)
Bra size: 34D
Measurements: 38-25-38 in / 96.5-63.5-96.5 cm
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Joey Lawrence (1995 – 1996)
- Andrew Keegan (1997)
- Wilder Valderrama (1999)
- Enrique Iglesias (2001)
- John Mayer (2002)
- John Cusack (2003)
- Paul Nicholls (2003 – 2004)
- Scott Austin (2004 – 2005)
- Ross McCall (2005 – 2008)
- Jamie Kennedy (2009 – 2010)
- Alex Beh (2010 – 2011)
- Jarod Einsohn (2011 – 2012)
- Brian Hallisay (2012, married since 2013)
Children: Autumn, Atticus
Awards and Honors:
- 1996 – Young Artist Award
- 1998 – Blockbuster Entertainment Award
- 1999 – Teen Choice Awards
- 2000 – People’s Choice Awards
- 2006, 2007 – Saturn Awards for Best Actress on Television
- 2011 – Golden Globe Nomination
- Maxim’s Hot 100
Hobbies and Interests: Pole Dancing, Baking, Surfing
Favorite Color: Orange
Favorite Food: Cheeseburger, Pizza
Favorite Music: Rihanna, Madonna, Her own
Favorite Perfume: McCormick’s Pure Vanilla
Favorite Sports: Lawn Darts, Surfing
- She disappeared at the age of 4 while at a restaurant-dance hall. She was found on the stage singing “Help Me Make It Through the Night”.
- She broke her finger filming the “flopper dive” scene in Heartbreakers.
Her ancestry includes English, German and Scottish, as well as remote French roots.
She is a huge fan of the Glasgow Celtic Football Club.
- She wears a tiara when she takes a bath.
- She is slightly claustrophobic.
- At the age 5, she took tap, jazz, and ballet lessons.
- She turned down offer to pose naked for Playboy Magazine.
- Her cat is named Don Juan.
- She was Enrique Iglesias’ girlfriend in his video “Hero.”