Jessica Lucas is a singer and actress with origins from Canada. Jessica was born in Vancouver, a city in British Columbia in Canada on September 24, 1985. She is five feet six inches tall. Jessica started acting at the age of seven and attended the Children’s Art Theater School situated in Toronto. She embarked her acting journey by working in plays like 'Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs', 'Grease', 'Mousetrap and Music Medley', and 'Cinderella.
Jessica landed up a role in the TV series, 'Edgemont', where she portrayed the character of Bekka Lawrence. Earlier it was a temporary character on the show but became a regular member of the cast after some time. She also appeared in a sci-fi show, 2030 CE but it went off air soon after its release.
Jessica also worked in television films including 'Halloween Town II: Kalabar’s Revenge and Damaged Care'. Jessica stands apart from other actresses because of her different looks and ethnicity. She is both black and white. Her first movie was 'She’s the Man' in the year 2006 in which she played the part of Yvonne. Although it was a small role, it paved a way for big projects coming her way.
In the very same year, she appeared in another movie, 'The Covenant'. Jessica portrayed Kate Tunney in this horror film which revolved around four boys who had some magical powers. Jessica went ahead to act in films like 'Cloverfield', '
Evil Dead', and 'Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son'. Her acting in 'Cloverfield' and 'Evil Dead' put her at the center stage. She portrayed Lily Ford in Cloverfield which focused on the recording that was shot on a camcorder. Evil Dead narrated the story of a mysterious girl who was said to be possessed and the events related to her. Jessica played the part of Olivia in this film.
She has not only acted in films that were super-hit but also in numerous TV series which made her reach the pinnacle of fame. Jessica started her TV career by making a brief appearance on the show, Seven Days. After that, she managed to bag prominent roles in the shows like Life as We Know It, Melrose Place, Cult, and Friends With Benefits.
Since 2015, she is working in the series '
Gotham', which focuses on the lives of Bruce Wayne and James Gordon. She plays 'Tabitha Galavan' on this show. Jessica also had cameos in TV shows like The L Word, Psych, 90210, and The Sausage Factory.