Waco, Texas native, Jennifer Love Hewitt is an American actress, author, singer-songwriter, television producer, and director best known for her role as Sarah Reeves Merrin on the Fox teen drama Party of Five.
Jennifer Love Hewitt was born on February 21, 1979, as a daughter to a speech-language pathologist, Patricia Mae, and Herbert Daniel; a medical technician. Hewitt grew up alongside her brother Todd in Nolanville, in Central Texas. After the divorce of their parents, they both were raised by their mother as a single parent. Her nationality is American and her ethnicity is white.
Jennifer in her growing age was fond of music. In her early age of three, she sang a song, The Greatest Love of All at a livestock show. Further, she showed her talent in a dance program at a restaurant through the song, Help Me Make it Through the Night.
After winning the title of Texas Our Little Miss Talent Winner, she alongside her mom moved to Los Angeles to begin a career in acting and singing. She graduated from Lincoln High School, in Los Angeles.
Jennifer began her professional journey from the TV commercial, she has done over 20 television commercials including some for Mattel toys. Further, in 1989, she debuted on television with the series Kid Incorporated in a lead role of Robin.
Her notable performances include Melinda Gordon in Ghost Whisperer, Sarah LoveFefferman in Party of Five, starring Neve Cambell, Audrey Hepburn in The Audrey Hepburn Story, and much more. Till now she featured in more than thirty TV series.
Apart from TV, Jennifer Love Hewitt has starred in a number of movies. She debuted in the Hollywood through the movie, Munchie, where she appeared as Andrea Kurtz alongside Andrew Stevens. In the following year, she starred in Little Miss Millions and Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit, starring
Whoopie Goldberg. Until today, she has appeared in over 25 movies.
Apart from acting, Hewitt has a good profile as an author as well. Her first book, The Day I Shot Cupid, became best-selling of the New York Times for a whole week of its release. In addition, she is also a director, producer, and a singer, who has done well in every field. She has as much as 2 director and writer credits to her name.
Heading towards her personal life, Jennifer was involved in a love affair with her boyfriend Ross McCall. The couple later engaged to each other however, they both had a tragic separation. Jennifer lived a single life for four years after separating from McCall.
Luckily she found her Mr. Perfect, Brian Hallisey. Now the couple is married and blessed with a daughter Autumn and a son Atticus. Before finding her Mr. Perfect, she has dated a long list of guys ranging from Carson Daly, Diego Serrano, Enrique Iglesias, and John Mayer.
Hewitt has a height of 5.2 ft. She holds an American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity. As of 2018, she has a total net worth of $18 million. She makes a hefty revenue from her TV shows and movies. She earned around $225 thousand per episode from Ghost Whisperer in 2005 which climbed-down to $150 thousand from 2009 until 2010.
Jennifer is a vehicle lover, she owns a White Bentley Continental GTC worth $218,395, a White Smart Fortwo worth $14,020, and also a White Mercedes Benz CLS worth $70 thousand.
In April 2013, Jennifer bought a $3.25 million worth home in Los Angeles, California. The 2,500 square feet house consists of four beds and 4.5 baths. In December 2012, Jennifer sold her late mother's 6 beds and 6 baths mansion in L.A. for $2,150,000 to an L.A. based Italian chef.