Hewitt's fame is based on her role as Sarah Reeves in the
popular television series Party of Five, and on her role in the
I Know What You Did Last Summer. The latter made her into one of the
most popular actresses in the United States for a very brief time, but
she was not able to duplicate its success either in theaters or on
Hewitt's appeal was due primarily to her physical attractiveness, in
particular to her chest, which was widely admired at the time.
References to her breasts cropped up in almost all of her print
interviews, and at one point inspired the creation of a website devoted
solely to them.
Like many stars of the late 1990s and early new millennium, Hewitt
began her career as a child actor on the
Disney Channel. She was a regular cast member of
Kids Incorporated, alongside future
Black Eyed Peas vocalist
Stacy Ferguson. She parlayed this into a recording career before
achieving widespread notice with a role on Party of Five.
Hewitt has continued to attempt to establish herself as a recording
artist, but so far with little success.
Following I Know What You Did, Hewitt attempted a prime time
television vehicle of her own, Time of Your Life, but it was
cancelled after a single season. Her role in a television biopic about
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the ranks of the most popular teenage actors.
More recently she has starred with
Sigourney Weaver in the movie
Heartbreakers, which also starred
Gene Hackman and Ray Liotta.
Hewitt received a Blockbuster Entertainment Award for her acting in
I Know What You Did Last Summer.
She has reportedly had high album sales in the
Filmography for Jennifer Love Hewitt
Garfield: The Movie (2004)
If Only (2004)
The Tuxedo - (2002)
Heartbreakers - (2001)
The Audrey Hepburn Story (2000)
Can't Hardly Wait - (1998)
I Still Know What You Did Last Summer (1998)
Telling You - (1998)
I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997)
Sister Act 2 (1993)
Television for Jennifer Love Hewitt
- Ghost Whisperer (2005)
- Confessions of a Sociopathic Social Climber (movie) (2005)
- Family Guy (2002) (voice)...herself
- The Audrey Hepburn Story (movie) (2000)
- Time of Your Life (1999)
- Oh Yeah! Cartoons (1998)
- Party of Five (1995-1999)
- Byrds of Paradise (1994)
- Kids Incorporated (1989-1991)
Albums for Jennifer Love Hewitt
Love Songs (1997)
Jennifer Love Hewitt (1996)
Let's Go Bang (1995)