Back in the 1990s Jennifer Love HewittShe was one of Hollywood’s most popular young actresses. She was highly sought-after for TV and movies. She starred in major box office hits and was a star on one of the most popular teen dramas. Now in her 40s, the former teen queen keeps a much lower profile than she did in her youth, though she’s continued to work steadily ever since. Jennifer Love Hewitt is now where? Here’s a look at what this veteran actress is up to today.
The Famous 90’s Sweetheart
Jennifer Love Hewitt was birthed in Waco (Texas) on February 21st 1979. At ten years of age she started to work and moved to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career. While the eager performer immediately started booking commercials and landing roles in various TV pilots and short-lived shows, success did not come overnight—which is something Hewitt says she is grateful for today.
“I learned at a really young age you don’t get anything necessarily easy,” In a 2013 interview, she stated the following:. “For some people, you do just wake up one day and you get one part and you’re a big star. For me, it wasn’t that way. I really worked … I’m happy that I didn’t just come out and do one movie and then I was a massive superstar and people were throwing money and deals at me. I think at a young age it would’ve made me a complete disaster. And I wouldn’t be who I am today.”
Hewitt was eventually cast in the role of Sarah Reeves Merrin, a sweet and sensitive character on Fox’s hit family drama. Party of Five. Originally hired to appear in only a handful of episodes during the show’s second season, the actress became so popular she was brought on as a full-time cast member and remained on the show until it left the airwaves in 1999.
Hewitt’s movie career also took off thanks to her starring role in the 1997 horror film, I know what you did last summer. The film, which also starred teen stars Sarah Michelle Gellar and Ryan Phillippe, became a huge box-office hit and became a cult favourite. The 1998 sequel was also inspired by the movie. I’m still able to recall what you did last Summer.
Hewitt went on to appear in many big-time projects such as Can’t Hardly Wait, Heartbreakers (Sigourney Weaver, a veteran actress, is also featured.The Tuxedo(opposite Jackie Chan, the action star), and the made for TV movie Audrey Hepburn StoryShe was the legendary Hollywood actress in the film,
She Taken a Break for Her Family
Hewitt worked steadily into the 2000s. She was cast as Melinda, the main character in the CBS supernatural series. The Ghost Whisperer. The show garnered a loyal fan base and earned Hewitt a number of accolades, including two Saturn Awards for Best Actress in a Television Program and multiple Teen Choice and Kids’ Choice award nominations.
The show ran for five seasons but was abruptly cancelled in 2010. There wasn’t the opportunity to film a series finale. Hewitt says she’d love the opportunity to return to the role and wrap up the storyline—so long as her character remains the focus of the show. “If they’re going to redo it, then I have to go back and be the ghost whisperer because I am not giving up my ‘Ghost Whisperer’ throne,” She admitted it in an interview with The in 2018. Los Angeles Times. “That part just meant too much to me, and it was so much of who I was, I worked really hard to make Melinda who she is. So if they wanted to do a 10-episode revival on Netflix, like finishing the series or something, I’m happy to do that. But giving it over to somebody would crush me.”
After The Ghost Whisper’s Hewitt was cancelled, but he appeared on several TV shows, including the brief-lived Lifetime series. The Clients List. While the series only ran for a season, it made a major impact on Hewitt’s life because it’s Where did she meet her husband?Brian Hallisay is a friend and fellow actor. The couple married in 2013 and now have three children together—Autumn James, born in November of 2013; Atticus James, born in June of 2015; and Aidan James, born in September of 2021.
Hewitt had to take time out from acting to concentrate on her family. She also had to deal with the loss of her mother. Who was killed in 2012?After a fight with cancer. “I had needed to take some time for myself and needed to grieve my mother,”The Can’t Hardly Wait star said the Los Angeles Times. “I needed to become a new mom; I needed to learn how to be a wife. There was a lot going on in my own life that just felt like I needed some space and some time to kind of be. I’ve really enjoyed the break.”
What’s Jennifer Love Hewitt doing now?
Hewitt is back on the camera full-time, which is good news for her fans. Since 2018, she’s been playing 911 operator Maddie Buckley on the Fox procedural drama, 9-1-1. The series also stars Peter Krause and Angela Bassett. A spin-off of the show was successful. 9-1-1: Lone Star.
But that’s not all the former teen star has been busy with. According to Working Mother magazine, she’s writing a children’s book inspired by the death of her mother and how it has affected her own kids. “There are not a lot of books out there that in a childlike way teach children about deceased grandparents,”She told Working Magazine. “I think that’s an important book because people are having children later in life.”
Hewitt is also teaming up with Hilliard Bruce Vineyards, her wine connoisseur husband, to create JLH wines. ChardonnayAnd Roussanne 2018 bottled