Jessica Hecht

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Jessica Hecht (born June 28, 1965) is an American actress. Hecht was born in Bloomfield, Connecticut, the daughter of Lenore, a psychotherapist, and Richard Hecht, a physicist. She graduated in 1987 from the NYU Tisch School of the Arts, earning a Bachelors of Fine Arts in Drama. She has made appearances in television shows such as ER, Seinfeld, Once and Again, Law & Order, Breaking Bad and The Good Wife; and in movies such as Sideways, Anarchy TV, Kicking and Screaming and Starting Out in the Evening. Hecht is perhaps best known for her recurring role on Friends as Susan Bunch, the lesbian life partner of Ross Geller's ex-wife, Carol Willick. She was also a featured cast member in the Jonathan Silverman sitcom The Single Guy. Recently, she starred in a supporting role as Amy Burns in the 2007 comedy-drama Dan in Real Life, co-starring with Steve Carell and Juliette Binoche, and also in 2009's Whatever Works directed by Woody Allen. She has been married to Adam Bernstein, a U.S. film director, since 1995. They have two children together, Stella and Carlo Bernstein. She most recently appeared in A View From The Bridge on Broadway with Scarlett Johansson and Liev Schrieber, which wrapped on April 4, 2010. She also has a semi-recurring role as Gretchen Schwartz on the popular AMC drama series Breaking Bad.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Jessica Hecht (born June 28, 1965) is an American actress. Hecht was born in Bloomfield, Connecticut, the daughter of Lenore, a psychotherapist, and Richard Hecht, a physicist. She graduated in 1987 from the NYU Tisch School of the Arts, earning a Bachelors of Fine Arts in Drama. She has made appearances in television shows such as ER, Seinfeld, Once and Again, Law & Order, Breaking Bad and The Good Wife; and in movies such as Sideways, Anarchy TV, Kicking and Screaming and Starting Out in the Evening. Hecht is perhaps best known for her recurring role on Friends as Susan Bunch, the lesbian life partner of Ross Geller's ex-wife, Carol Willick. She was also a featured cast member in the Jonathan Silverman sitcom The Single Guy. Recently, she starred in a supporting role as Amy Burns in the 2007 comedy-drama Dan in Real Life, co-starring with Steve Carell and Juliette Binoche, and also in 2009's Whatever Works directed by Woody Allen. She has been married to Adam Bernstein, a U.S. film director, since 1995. They have two children together, Stella and Carlo Bernstein. She most recently appeared in A View From The Bridge on Broadway with Scarlett Johansson and Liev Schrieber, which wrapped on April 4, 2010. She also has a semi-recurring role as Gretchen Schwartz on the popular AMC drama series Breaking Bad.

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Birthday 1965-06-28

Place of Birth Princeton - New Jersey - USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 Anesthesia as Jill
2015 Limitless(1 episode) as Ubient Executive
2015 The Sisterhood of Night as Sue Parris
2013 The English Teacher as Principal Trudie Slocum
2013 The Arm as Mrs. Bearmush
2012 Elementary(1 episode) as Patricia Ennis
2011 The Sitter as Sandy Griffith
2011 J. Edgar as Emma Goldman
2011 Person of Interest(1 episode) as Beth Bridges
2010 Helena from the Wedding as Lynn
2010 My Soul to Take as May
2010 Fair Game as Sue
2009 The Good Wife(1 episode)
2009 Whatever Works as Helena
2009 Reunion as Beth
2009 Jesse Stone: Thin Ice as Stephanie Morton
2008 Eleventh Hour(1 episode)
2008 Quid Pro Quo as Edie
2008 Breaking Bad(5 episodes) as Gretchen Schwartz
2007 Dan in Real Life as Amy
2006 3 lbs(1 episode)
2005 Stay as Boy's Mother
2004 Sideways as Victoria
2004 The Forgotten as Eliot
2004 Saving Face
2004 The Jury(1 episode)
2004 Century City(1 episode)
2001 Law & Order: Criminal Intent(1 episode)
2001 What About Joan?(13 episodes) as Betsy Morgan
1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit(1 episode)
1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit(1 episode) as Jillian Webster
1999 Jump as Carol
1998 Harvey as Miss Ruth Kelly
1998 Anarchy TV as Natalie
1996 Early Edition(1 episode)
1995 The Single Guy(44 episodes)
1995 The Wayans Bros.(1 episode)
1994 Friends(13 episodes) as Susan Bunch
1994 ER(2 episodes)
1994 Party of Five(1 episode)
1993 Homicide: Life on the Street(1 episode)
1990 Law & Order(1 episode)
1989 Seinfeld(3 episodes)

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