Jessica Morris

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Jessica Morris
Born (1979-05-16) 16 May 1979 (age 39)
OccupationActress
Years active1992–present

Jessica Morris (born May 16, 1979) is an American actress.

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Career

After several small film and television roles, Morris was cast as the dysfunctional Jennifer Rappaport on the ABC soap opera, One Life to Live , a role she portrayed from 2001 to 2005 and in a dream sequence on October 1, 2008.

Jennifer Rappaport

Jennifer Rappaport is a fictional character from the American daytime drama One Life to Live portrayed by Jessica Morris from January 2001 to May 2005. Morris reappeared as Jennifer in a dream sequence on October 1, 2008.

American Broadcasting Company American broadcast television network

The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is an American commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of Walt Disney Television, a subsidiary of the Disney Media Networks division of The Walt Disney Company. The network is headquartered in Burbank, California on Riverside Drive, directly across the street from Walt Disney Studios and adjacent to the Roy E. Disney Animation Building.

A soap opera is an ongoing drama serial on television or radio, featuring the lives of many characters and their emotional relationships. The term soap opera originated from radio dramas being sponsored by soap manufacturers.

In 2008 Morris appeared in the comedy Role Models as "Linda the Teacher". She was in the cast of the 2010 fantasy film Fading of the Cries . [1] In 2014 Morris played the lead role in the horror film Haunting of the Innocent. [2]

<i>Role Models</i> 2008 film by David Wain

Role Models is a 2008 American comedy film directed by David Wain and written by Wain, Timothy Dowling, Paul Rudd and Ken Marino. It is about two energy drink salesmen who are ordered to perform 150 hours of community service as punishment for various offenses. For their service, the two men work at a program designed to pair kids with adult role models. The film stars Seann William Scott, Paul Rudd, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Bobb'e J. Thompson, Jane Lynch and Elizabeth Banks.

<i>Fading of the Cries</i> 2010 film by Brian Metcalf

Fading of the Cries is a 2010 American fantasy film written by Brian Metcalf and co-written by Steven Maguire and starring Brad Dourif, Thomas Ian Nicholas, Mackenzie Rosman and Elaine Hendrix.

In 2014, Morris played Diane Hamilton in the soap opera web series Beacon Hill . [3] [4]

A web series is a series of scripted or non-scripted videos, generally in episodic form, released on the Internet and part of the web television medium, which first emerged in the late 1990s and become more prominent in the early 2000s. A single instance of a web series program can be called an episode or "webisode", however the latter term is not often used. In general, web series can be watched on a range of platforms, including desktop, laptop, tablets and smartphones. They can also be watched on television.

<i>Beacon Hill</i> (web series) television series

Beacon Hill is a soap opera web series that premiered on March 5, 2014 at Beaconhilltheseries.com. Created by Linda Hill and Jessica Hill and executive produced by Crystal Chappell, it stars Alicia Minshew and Sarah Brown as ex-lovers caught up in political and family drama in the affluent Boston neighborhood of Beacon Hill.

Filmography

Film roles
YearTitleRoleNotes
1999All Shook UpBartender
1999The WeekendSarah
2000HourglassMiranda
2000 Bloody Murder Julie 'Jewels' McConnellDirect-to-video
2006AfterlifeChelseaShort film
2007The Haunted CasinoMelissaalso known as Dead Man's Hand
2007 Decadent Evil II LenaDirect-to-video
2008Dangerous Worry DollsEvaDirect-to-video
2008Senior Skip DayDeniseDirect-to-video
2008 Role Models Linda the Teacher
2010 Fading of the Cries Malyhne
2011VenomHelen Pace
2012Santa's Summer HouseConstance
2012 Save the Date Cindy
2012The Dead Want WomenReeseDirect-to-video
2012Reel EvilKennedy
2014Haunting of the InnocentBrenda
2014Devilish CharmSuzette Williams
2014Trophy HeadsJessica
2015Sorority SlaughterhouseAllie
2015 Pocket Listing Emily
2015On the HorizonAmy
2015Bloody BobbyCrystal Cochran
2016The 6th FriendKatiePost-production [5]
2016 Crabs Annalise Menrath
2017 Living Among Us Sybil
2018 Chase Blair
Television roles
YearTitleRoleNotes
1992Bitsy BearsTwirlyVoice roles
2000 City Guys AndreaEpisode: "Get to Preppin'"
2001 Undressed LizUnknown episodes (season 4)
2001–05,
2008
One Life to Live Jennifer Rappaport Series regular: January 2001 to May 2005;
Guest appearance: October 1, 2008
2006 South Beach HayleyEpisode: "I'll Do What I Want to Do"
2007DemonsMs. DawsonTV movie
2007 Mind of Mencia Pretty white girlEpisode #3.21
2008 Sorority Forever Natalie Gold Web series, 7 episodes
2009 CSI: NY Melody SpectorEpisode: "Blacklist (Featuring Grave Digger)"
2014 Mixology JaniceEpisode: "Liv & Ron"
2014 Beacon Hill Diane HamiltonWeb series
2014 Perception Linda MullaneEpisode: "Painless"
2015ViralJackieWeb series
2016 The Wrong Roommate Laurie ValentineTV movie [6]
2016 Rosewood Mandy WillingEpisode #1.13 [7]
2016 Nightmare Nurse ConnieTV movie
2017The Wrong StudentKellyTV movie
2017The Wrong ManKim CassidyTV movie

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