Jennifer Ferrin | Biography

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  • Full Name Jennifer Ferrin
  • Birth Date Feb 25, 1979
  • Age 45 Years, 4 Months
  • Ethnicity Undisclosed
  • Nationality American
  • Birthplace Lawrenceville, GA, USA
  • Zodiac Sign Pisces
  • Occupation Actress
  • Relationship Status Married
  • Husband Zachary Bliss
  • Net Worth Undisclosed
Actress who played the role of Jennifer Munson Kasnoff Donovan in the series 'As the World Turns.'

Jennifer Ferrin | Biography

Portrayed a younger version of Esther in the movie 'The Locket'

Jennifer Ferrin is an actress known for her role as Ruth Tyler in the TV series 'Life on Mars.'

Who is Jennifer Ferrin?

Jennifer Ferrin is an American actress born on 25 February 1979 in Lawrenceville, GA, and grew up in Georgia. She went to Brookwood High School, where she participated in the choir and was the star of many school plays. 

After high school, Ferrin studied drama at the North Carolina School of the Arts in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, and the College of Charleston in Charleston, South Carolina, where she earned a bachelor's degree in fine arts.

Ferrin debuted her acting career in the TV series Dawson's Creek season finale in 2002. The same year, she portrayed a younger version of Esther in the Hallmark Hall of Fame movie The Locket, which starred Vanessa Redgrave. 

In 2003, Ferrin landed one of her most notable roles as Jennifer Munson Kasnoff Donovan on the daytime soap opera As the World Turns. She reprised the role for three years until 2006. 

She was then given a recurring part on the Primetime series 3 lbs. in 2006. In addition, Ferrin was one of the four actors who starred in The 39 Steps, Patrick Barlow's stage adaptation of Alfred Hitchcock's movie, which had its U.S. premieres in Boston in 2007 and New York in 2008.

Ferrin portrayed Detective Sam Tyler's mother in the American adaptation of Life on Mars. She also starred as Dana Faraday on the NBC superhero drama series The Cape in 2011.

Moreover, Ferrin also appeared in two episodes of Royal Pains from 2011 to 2012 and frequently appeared as Molly on The Following in 2013. From 2013 to 2015, Ferrin was featured in the TNT science-fiction drama Falling Skies as Rebecca Mason, the late wife of the main character Tom Mason played by Noah Wyle.

Ferrin portrayed Petra Neill, a point-of-view character, in Steven Soderbergh's murder mystery Mosaic, which was first made into an interactive iOS/Android game in 2017 and then turned into an HBO television drama in 2018. She also played a doctor trying to advance her father's study in the canceled ABC time-travel drama Time After Time.

In 2021, Ferrin landed her recurring role as Avery Grafton in the CBS TV series The Equalizer. Her character is a DA who is determined to track down and put an end to Robyn McCall's, played by Queen Latifah, vigilantism because it also threatens her political future. Other cast members of the show include Tory Kittles as detective Marcus Dante, Adam Goldberg as Harry Keshegian, Liza Lapira as Melody 'Mel' Bayani, and more.

Most recently, in 2022, Ferrin appeared in the television show Pretty Little Liars: Original Sin as Martha Beasley. The show follows a series of sad occurrences that nearly tore Millwood apart twenty years ago, but now a brand-new group of Little Liars is being tormented by an unidentified attacker.

Jennifer Ferrin with her Time After Time Co-star Josh Bowman in 2017
Jennifer Ferrin with her Time After Time Co-star Josh Bowman in 2017 (Photo: Twitter)

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Ferrin has been married to Zachary Bliss since September 2014. However, there is no information regarding their children and about their relationship, as she keeps her personal life away from the spotlight.

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