It didn't take long for Jennifer Love Hewitt to receive her first acting gig after moving with her mother to California. She became a regular on Kids Incorporated, a series on the Disney Channel that also featured the Black Eyes Peas' female vocalist, Fergie.
While working on the show from 1989 to 1991, Hewitt also appeared in commercials for products such as Mattel and L.A. Gear. She put her dancing talents to use as an L.A. Gear dancer, and strutted her stuff at trade shows in Japan and Paris.
Next came film roles. In 1992, Jennifer Love Hewitt got a part in the children's movie Munchie, which only made it to video shelves. In 1993, she landed a role in TV's Shaky Ground. That same year, Jennifer Love Hewitt joined Lauryn Hill and Whoopi Goldberg in the sequel to the comedy Sister Act, entitled Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit, making this her film debut. This was a year of firsts, as Jennifer Love Hewitt landed her first starring role in Little Miss Millions, a USA network movie. After working on two short-lived network shows, McKenna and The Byrds of Paradise, Hewitt released her second album, Let's Go Bang, in 1995.
1995 was Jennifer Love Hewitt's breakthrough year, as she landed the part of Sarah Reeves on the FOX drama Part of Five. Hewitt's role was originally not supposed to be more than a minor role, but she eventually became a regular on the hit show that spawned the careers of other talented beauties like Neve Campbell and Lacey Chabert.
While working on the set of Party of Five and various films, and recording albums, Jennifer Love Hewitt still made time for her education by doing correspondence courses, and eventually graduated from Laurel Springs High.
After Jennifer Love Hewitt (and her cleavage) starred in 1998's Can't Hardly Wait, she reprised her role as Julie James for the sequel I Still Know What You Did Last Summer and appeared in 1999's The Suburbans.
After starring as her idol Audrey Hepburn in the made-for-TV movie The Audrey Hepburn Story, Jennifer Love Hewitt costarred with Sigourney Weaver and Gene Hackman in the 2001 con-artist comedy Heartbreakers. The movie received mixed reviews, despite the emphasis on Jennifer Love Hewitt's tight skirts and pushup bras.
In August 2002, Jennifer Love Hewitt made her American public singing debut at the Teen Choice Awards. She released her fourth album, Barenaked, in October 2002. Meredith Brooks (of "Bitch" fame) helped out in the production and songwriting departments.
Jennifer Love Hewitt next appeared on-screen as a sexy secret agent in the action flick The Tuxedo (2002), costarring Jackie Chan.
In 2005, Jennifer Love Hewitt was cast as Melinda Gordon in TV's Ghost Whisperer, and her star continued to climb as in 2007 Jennifer Love Hewitt was ranked on FHM's Sexiest Women in the World list for the 11th time.
In 2008, she was cast in the animated film Delgo, and signed on to star in She Had Brains, a Body, and the Ability to Make Men Love Her. Jennifer Love Hewitt also ranked as No. 76 on AskMen.com's 2008 Top 99 list, proving that she's still got the goods -- and plenty of them.
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