Jennifer Love Hewitt Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 27 Aug, 2018
Facts of Jennifer Love Hewitt
Date of Birth: 1979 , February-21
Age: 39 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 2 Inch
Name Jennifer Love Hewitt
Nick Name Jen Love
Father Herbert Daniel Hewitt
Mother Patricia Mae Hewitt
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Waco, Texas, United States
Religion Atheist
Ethnicity White
Profession Acting, Modeling
Net Worth $18 Million USD
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Light
Body Measurements 34-25-32 (Bust-Waist-Hip)
Breast Size 34
Waist size 25 in
Hip Size 32 in
Neck Size 9.3
Shoe Size 9
Weight in KG 56 kg
Famous for Actress, producer, author, television director and singer-songwriter
Married Yes
Married to Brian Hallisay
Children Not but having soon
Divorce No
Education Laurel Springs High School, Ojai, California (1997)
Online Presence Wikipedia, Youtube
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The Teen Choice Award-winning actress and singer Jennifer Love Hewitt is one of the most celebrated names in the Hollywood. She began her career as a child actress/ singer, featuring in national TV commercials.

From 1989-1991, she appeared in a Disney series Kids Incorporated. She later in numerous television and films including Telling You, If Only, Tropic Thunder and Family Guy.

She appeared in the TV series Criminal Minds from 2014-15. She has also released four studio albums. Her first album Love Songs released in 1992.

Early Life and Education of Jennifer Love Hewitt

Actress and singer Jennifer Love Hewitt was born on February 21, 1979, in Waco, Texas. She was born to a medical professionals’ parents who divorced when she was 6 months old, her parents divorced.

After that, she was raised by her mother with her older brother Tod in Nolanville, in Central Texas. She began performing at the age of three, she sang The Greatest Love of All at a livestock show.

At the age of ten, she won the title of Texas Our Little Miss Talent. She later moved to the Los Angeles and attended the Lincoln High School. Eventually, she started appearing in the commercial for companies like Mattel Toys and LA Gear.

Jennifer Love Hewitt's Career

From Disney's Kids Star to Hollywood Star

After moving LA, Jennifer Love Hewitt featured in few commercials. In 1989, she made her big break in the Disney’s series Kids Incorporated- a musical drama show that catered perfectly to Hewitt’s talents.

Her skills were also on full display for the 1991 release of the Dance! Workout With Barbie video which featured the young actress.

In 1992, she stepped up her profile as a singer when she released her first album, Love Songs, a saccharine-sweet collection of romantic teen ballads.

CAPTION: Jennifer Love Hewitt during her teenage SOURCE: BaklLol

 

In 1993, she enacted in the film Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit, alongside Whoopi Goldberg and Lauryn Hill. In 1995, she appeared in the Fox drama, Party of Five. She then continued appearing in the film in the Hollywood.

In 1996, she was a part of the film House Arrest and Trojan War in next year. Until that time, she became one of the highest paid actresses in the Hollywood.

CAPTION: Young Jennifer Love Hewitt SOURCE: Movie Player.Net

 

In 2000, she got a mainstream role in the TV movie, The Audrey Hepburn Story. A year later, she featured alongside Sigourney Weaver and Gene Hackman in Heartbreakers. Following year, she enacted as Jackie Chan’s love interest in the action comedy film The Tuxedo.

In 2004, she was a part of the family comedy film Garfield: The Movie and she reprised in the sequel to the film, Garfield: A tail of Two Kittles.

In 2012, she appeared in the film Jewtopia. Since then, she has not seen in any feature film. She even played a guest role in few TV series. Her last television performance in a mainstream role in the series Criminal Minds in 2014-15.

Music Career

Love Hewitt is also a music enthusiast. She was one of the backup singers in Matrika’s single, Toy Soldiers in 1989. At the age of 12, Meldec invested the recording of Hewitt’s debut studio album, Love Songs (1992). It was released exclusively in Japan, where she became a pop star.

In 1995, she released her second studio album Let’s Go Bang. It was not succeeded as her first album. She juggled her music career with acting career. Despite that, she released her third album, Jennifer Love Hewitt in 1996.

After three years, she released the single How Do I Dear for the film I Still Know What You Did Last Summer. It was her first charting single, reached to the no. 59 on the Hot 100 and no. 36 on the Top 40 Mainstream.

In 2001, she featured in the Enrique Iglesias’ music video of his single Hero. Following year, she released her fourth studio album BareNaked. The album went at no. 37 on the Billboard 200 and no. 31 in Australia.

Since then, she has remained inactive in the music industry, but she released the compilation albums Cool with You: The Platinum Collection (2006) in Asia. In 2013, she recorded a cover of I am a Woman to promote the second season of The Client List.

She won a Saturn Award (2007) in the CBS TV program Ghost Whisperer as Melinda Gordon. She has served as a producer, in addition to acting on some of her television project and films. "How Do I Deal" is her most successful single on Billboard Hot 100 (1999 release) which was picked at No. 59. She was named as the sexiest women on television in 2008 by TV Guide. She has nominated for many awards and has won many of them too. 

Net Worth

Jennifer Love Hewitt’s net worth is $18 million, according to the Richest. She has earned the hefty amount from her acting/singing and producing career plus endorsing several brands including Nokia and Proactive.

Her annual income is $7 million which comes from her profession. She resides in a lavish house of $3.25 million in Los Angeles with her husband and two sons. She also has four lavishes cars of different brands.

  • Bentley Continental GTC ($218,395)
  • Smart Fortwo ($14,020)
  • CLK63 AMG- Mercedes-Benz ($66,175)
  • CLS-Mercedes-Benz- ($70K)
Year Annual Income
2001 $4 million
2005 $225K from each episode salary from Ghost Whisper
2008 $6.5 million
2009 $7 million
2010 $7 million

Personal Life

Jennifer Love Hewitt is a married woman. She is married to actor Brian Hallisay since 2013. They began dating in 2012 and engaged in June 2013. After few months being engaged to each other, they got married before the birth of their daughter Autumn in November.

In January 2015, they announced that they were expecting their second child. Their son, Atticus was born in June 2016.

CAPTION: Jennifer Love Hewitt with her husband and daughter SOURCE: Pinterest

 

Hallisay and Hewitt met each other on the sets of the TV movie The Client List in 2010. Later, they announced their dating in 2012. Hallisay has also appeared in numerous films and TV programs.

In late 2005, she started dating Scottish actor Ross McCall after he made a guest appearance on her show Ghost Whisper. The pair became engaged in November 2007, while vacationing in Hawaii. But, in 2008, People Magazine announced that they called off their engagement.

In 2002, a conspiracy theorist and former social worker, Diana Napolis was arrested for uttering death threats against Hewitt and Steven Spielberg. Then, Napolis pleaded guilty and released on bail after a year with a condition that she was barred from any contact with both Speilberg and Hewitt.

In 2016, she was named the worst-reviewed actress in Hollywood. Her record highlights at Rotten Tomatoes showed the lack of love she has received from the industry. Sixteen of her feature films have Tomatometer scores and every single one has been deemed Rotten.

This is one reason that she has not appeared in the big budget movies these days. According to Nicki Swift, she looks like a 90-year-old woman. 

 

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