Jennifer Love Hewitt was born in Waco, Texas, and raised in nearby Killeen. She entered show business at 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. By the age of ten, after moving to Los Angeles, Jennifer began appearing in commercials and was featured in the national print campaign for LA Gear. She also has appeared in a few commercials with basketball star, Michael Jordan.
She was a series regular on "McKenna," "The Byrds of Paradise," "Shaky Ground" and "Kids, Incorporated." Her feature films include "I Know What You did Last Summer," "Can't Hardly Wait," "House Arrest" and "Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit." 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.) Jennifer's latest song was released on the soundtrack of her summer movie, "I Still Know What You Did Last Summer."