Jill Hennessy is a very popular actress of the industry and has secured several awards for her incredible acting. She is also a well-known musician.

Personal life

Jill Hennessy, born in the year 1968 on November 25th, was brought up in a very middle-class family, according to her biography. Her father worked as a sales and marketing executive and was also a meat salesman. When Hennessy was only fourteen years old, her mother left her. She was brought up by her paternal grandmother alone. She grew up with her younger brother and sister to her grandmother. Hennessey has completed his schooling from the Stanley Park Senior Public School.

After that, she went to the Grand River Collegiate Institute to pursue her bachelor's education. Hennessey had the keen interest to learn several languages including German, French, English, Spanish and Italian. Apart from acting, she also takes interest in singing and also plays guitar. Hennessey was also blessed with two sons and she is now leading a happy marital life. Hennessey has performed in several musical events.


Jill Hennessey began her acting career in the year 1988 with her twin sister. They made their first debut in Dead Ringers which was the first step to her successful acting career. The director was so impressed by her performance that she was approached for the The X-Files. Hennessey appeared in a number of movies and television roles. She has also secured several awards and nominations for her career.

Last Modified: 19 May, 2018

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