Jemifer Love Hewitt portrays Sarah Reeves, Bailey's long-suffering girlfriend in Party of Five, the critically-acclaimed one-hour drama from Columbia Pictures Television for the Fox Broadcasting Company. Beginning fall of 1998, the series will be syndicated nationally by Columbia TriStar Television Distribution (CTTD).
Born in Waco, Texas, and raised in nearby Killeen, Hewitt has had show business in her blood since an early age. At the age of nine, she became a member of the Texas Show Team accompanying the troupe on a special goodwill performance tour of Russia. At age ten, after moving to Los Angeles, she began appearing in commercials and was featured in the national print campaign for LA Gear with Michael Jordan. She was also a series regular on McKenna, The Byrds of Paradise, Shaky Ground and Kids, Incorporated.
Her feature films include the hit thriller I Know What You Did Last Summer, Can't Hardly Wait, House Arrest and Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit.
Upcoming films include I Still Know What You Did Last Summer and The Suburbans. Additionally, she will executive produce and star in the romantic comedy Cupid's Love, which is based on her original idea.
Hewitt is also an accomplished singer and her first album Love Songs was released in 1992. Her second album Let's Go Bang was completed just prior to her being cast on Party of Five, and her latest album, Jennifer Love Hewitt, was released in September of '96.
Hewitt lives in Los Angeles with her mother and two cats Haylie and Don Juan DeMarco, (named after her favorite movie).