Josie Bissett

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Real name is Jolynn Christine Heutmaker
Was born at 5 October 1970 (now is 47 years old) in Seattle, Washington, USA

Josie Bissett is recognized internationally for her role as the popular'Jane Mancini' on FOX-TV's "Melrose Place," which ended its successfulseven-year run in May 1999. To date, she has graced over 50 magazinecovers, including such publications as TV Guide, Rolling Stone,Entertainment Weekly, Shape's Fit Pregnancy and New Woman. She appeared for five seasons on ABC Family Channel's hit breakoutteen-pregnancy drama series "The Secret Life of the American Teenager,"created and executive produced by Brenda Hampton ("7th Heaven"). Josieplayed 'Kathleen Bowman,' mother to good girl 'Grace' (Megan Park).

Josie recently starred as 'Sonia Clifton,' a veterinarian who discoversthat her husband is having an affair, in telefilm "Pregnant at 17. " Shealso had a starring role in "A Mother's Instinct," both for Lifetime. She previously starred opposite James Brolin in Hallmark Movie Channels'first-ever original holiday movie, "Christmas with Tucker," whichpremiered in late 2013 as part of their "Most Wonderful Movies ofChristmas" new holiday initiative. "Christmas with Tucker" is the MostWatched Hallmark Movie Channel Original Premiere among HH's and W25-54in network history! Josie also starred opposite Matthew Settle in theoriginal Christmas film "Paper Angels," which premiered on UP TV inNovember 2014. Her first children's book, "Tickle Monster," became a national sensationwhich got kids and parents to laugh, laugh, laugh! "Tickle Monster" isan inspiring and beautifully illustrated storybook for kids, based on atreasured family tradition that Josie has continued with her own kids.

Fuzzy 'Tickle Monster' mitts, an interactive companion piece to thebook, are available and packaged in an adorable gift set. Parents canwear the gloves to tickle their children while reading along to theclever text. "Tickle Monster" and publisher Compendium, Inc. were awarded the PTPA(Parent Tested Parent Approved) Media Inc. 's Seal of Approval forexcellence in parenting products.

"Tickle Monster" earned thePublisher's Choice Award from the Family Magazine Group, and Josie wasnamed Celebrity Mom of the Year" by the Mom's Choice Awards (MCA), anannual awards program that recognizes authors, inventors, companies andparents for their efforts in creating quality family-friendly media,products and services. Josie and her children were also featured on thecover of MCA's Entro magazine. Josie's ability to offer parentingadvice and bring laughter in the lives of families, along with hermission to live life as a whole team and balanced person, made her theperfect choice for the Mom's Choice Team. As a follow up to the highly successful "Tickle Monster," Josie haswritten her second children's book, "Boogie Monster," and both titlesare currently available in major book stores. With a loveable newcharacter from Planet Boogie whose only mission is to inspire kids todance, dance, dance, "Boogie Monster" teaches kids that there's noright or wrong way to dance.

In the process, kids build confidence andhave fun exercising. Also available is a complete dance kit (packagedin a colorful, reusable keepsake gift box with magnetic closure), whichincludes a "Boogie Monster" book, a pair of Boogie Monster LegsLeggings and a full-length Boogie Monster music CD by Recess Monkey. The "Boogie Monster" Dance Kit was the recipient of the prestigiousMom's Choice Award, honoring excellence in family-friendly media,products and services. In addition, the Dance Kit won the Moonbeam GoldMedal at the Moonbeam Children's Book Awards. Josie's first book, "Little Bits Of Wisdom," was inspired by the birthof her first child in 2001 and is now in its third printing.

It is aheart-warming collection of parenting wisdom and child-rearing "tricksof the trade" gathered from more than 1,000 parents and grandparentsthroughout the world. Two years later, she completed a second book,"Making Memories," which featured over 200 ways for parents to createrich family memories with their children that last a lifetime. Tens ofthousands of parents have already embraced this magical book, thepremise of which is so simple and powerful: The moments with ourchildren pass so quickly, but the memories we create today will lastforever. The Seattle native began her career in front of the camera at the age of12 as a model in print advertisements and television commercials. At16, she left home and moved to Japan to further her career and at 17headed to Hollywood to make her mark.

Josie soon landed the role of 'Cara' on "The Hogan Family," where shespent two seasons. Within two years of her arrival in Los Angeles,Josie was cast on "Melrose Place" and quickly became one oftelevision's most recognizable actors. In recent years, she has had theopportunity to explore many diverse and interesting characters in suchprojects as the ABC movies "The Fire Above" and "Dare to Love," the FOXtelefilm "Deadly Vows" and the USA cable film "Baby Monitor: Sound ofFear. " She starred in the ABC Family Channel original film "I Do, TheyDon't," a romantic comedy about two widowed parents whose spontaneousmarriage thrusts them into the position of having to blend two familiesinto one. In addition, Josie starred in the Lifetime Televisionoriginal film "The Other Woman," based on the best-selling novel by JoyFielding and directed by Jason Priestley.

She has also made numerousguest-starring appearances including NBC's "Law & Order: SpecialVictims Unit. "On the big screen, she made her feature film debut in Oliver Stone's"The Doors," in which she played the wife of Doors' guitarist RobbieKrieger. Her subsequent films include the coming-of-age comedy "Book ofLove" and the psychological thriller "Mikey. "In addition to acting, Josie has hosted numerous shows. She mostrecently co-hosted Lifetime Television's morning talk show, "TheBalancing Act.

" She previously hosted "Parenting & Beyond," a show thatoffered parents creative solutions to everyday problems, so that theycan have more quality time to enjoy their family and watch theirchildren growing up. She also hosted the PBS educational special,"Teach More, Love More," which followed four families, each with achild in one of the four critical stages of early childhood development-- newborn, infancy, toddlerhood and preschool. As host, Josie guidedviewers through the program which explores the joys, fears and a myriadof questions that accompany the beginning of life. "Teach More, LoveMore" included interviews with nationally renowned experts such as Dr. T.

Berry Brazelton. Josie has been the face of several national commercial campaigns,including Neutrogena's skin care line and Dr. Scholl's PedicureEssentials, an entire line of 14 different products designed to pamperthe feet. Additionally, she was a spokesperson for Murad Skin Care'sResurgence® Regimen, the first comprehensive line of productsformulated exclusively to help revitalize and rebuild hormonally agingskin. Josie resides in Seattle with her children, 16-year-old son Mason and13-year-old daughter Maya.

She is working on her next children's book. .

There is some small facts about Josie Bissett:
  • Children with husband 'Rob Estes' : .Son Mason True Estes was born 21 July 1999 and daughter Maya Rose Estes was born 14 April 2002.
  • Was on the talk show "Late Night with Conan O'Brien" (1993) in June 1994 and showed off her tattoos. One is on her right ankle, it looks like a moon and a star. The other one is on her left hip, on the front of her leg. She turned her back to the audience and unzipped her pants and showed it to Conan, who appeared quite aroused. He confirmed that there was definitely a tattoo there.
  • (1996) Chosen by People (USA) magazine as one of the 50 most beautiful people in the world
  • Graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School.
  • No relation to 'Jacqueline Bisset (I)' .
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There is the list of movies, where Josie Bissett was taked part:
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1 Late Show with David Letterman movie Late Show with David Letterman 1993 as Herself
2 The Secret Life of the American Teenager movie The Secret Life of the American Teenager 2008 as Kathleen Bowman
3 1996 Clio Awards movie 1996 Clio Awards 1995 as Herself - Host
4 All-American Murder movie All-American Murder 1991 as Tally Fuller
5 Baby Monitor: Sound of Fear movie Baby Monitor: Sound of Fear 1998 as Ann
6 Book of Love movie Book of Love 1990 as Lily
7 Christmas with Tucker movie Christmas with Tucker 2013 as Jill
8 Dare to Love movie Dare to Love 1995 as Jessica Wells
9 Deadly Vows movie Deadly Vows 1994 as Bobbi Gilbert Weston
10 Desideri movie Desideri 1990 as Jessica Harrison
11 Her Own Justice movie Her Own Justice 2015 as Nora Betnner
12 I Do, They Dont movie I Do, They Dont 2005 as Carrie Lewellyn
13 Mikey movie Mikey 1992 as Jessie Owens
14 Obituary movie Obituary 2006 as Denise Wilcox
15 Paper Angels movie Paper Angels 2014 as Lynn Brandt
16 Paura nel buio movie Paura nel buio 1989 as Daniela Foster
17 Posing: Inspired by Three Real Stories movie Posing: Inspired by Three Real Stories 1991 as Claire
18 Pregnant at 17 movie Pregnant at 17 2016 as Sonia
19 Secrets movie Secrets 1992 as Gaby Smith
20 See for Yourself movie See for Yourself 2001 as Herself
21 The 19th Annual Peoples Choice Awards movie The 19th Annual Peoples Choice Awards 1993 as Herself - Accepting Award for Favourite New Television Dramatic Series
22 The 51st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards movie The 51st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 1999 as Herself
23 The Doors movie The Doors 1991 as Robby Krieger's Girlfriend
24 The Other Woman movie The Other Woman 2008 as Jill Plumley
25 The Skys on Fire movie The Skys on Fire 1999 as Jennifer Thorne
26 When Melrose Place Ruled the World movie When Melrose Place Ruled the World 2004 as Herself
27 Where Are They Now?: 90210, Melrose and More movie Where Are They Now?: 90210, Melrose and More 2003 as Herself
28 Burkes Law movie Burkes Law 1994 as Conner O'Neil
29 Doogie Howser, M.D. movie Doogie Howser, M.D. 1989 as Crista Benson
30 E! True Hollywood Story movie E! True Hollywood Story 1996 as Herself
31 Entertainment Tonight movie Entertainment Tonight 1981 as Herself
32 Gylne tider movie Gylne tider 2002 as Herself / Jane Mancini
33 How to Look Good Naked movie How to Look Good Naked 2008 as Herself
34 I Love the 90s movie I Love the 90s 2004 as Jane Mancini
35 Intimate Portrait movie Intimate Portrait 1993 as Herself
36 Late Night with Conan OBrien movie Late Night with Conan OBrien 1993 as Herself
37 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit movie Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 1999 as Jennifer Fulton
38 Melrose Place movie Melrose Place 1992 as Jane Andrews Mancini
39 Melrose Place movie Melrose Place 2009 as Jane Andrews
40 P.S.I. Luv U movie P.S.I. Luv U 1991 as Diane Peters/Lisa
There is the list of interview of Josie Bissett:
  • "In Style" (USA), July 2000, Vol. 7, Iss. 7, pg. 190-191, by: Honor Brodie, "Bringing Up Baby"
There is the list of some articles of Josie Bissett:
  • "TV Guide" (USA), 28 September 2009, Vol. 57, Iss. 39, pg. 40-41, by: William Keck, "No More Plain Jane"
  • "A Capital" (Portugal), 12 March 1999, pg. 76, by: Vera Ferreira, "A namoradinha dos The Doors"
  • "TV Guide" (USA), 27 June 1998, Vol. 46, Iss. 26, pg. 3+6, by: Mark Schwed, "Getting Back Into Place"
  • "Correio da Manhã, TV" (Portugal), 26 June 1998, pg. 5
There is the list of some printed articles of Jolynn Christine Heutmaker:
  • "Celebrity Sleuth" (USA), 1997, Vol. 10, Iss. 9, pg. 84-85, by: staff, "Aaron Go Bra-Less: Melrose Place"
  • "Celebrity Sleuth" (USA), 1993, Vol. 6, Iss. 9, pg. 14-15, by: staff, "FOX-y Ladies: Josie Bissett"
  • "Playboy" (USA), December 1992, Vol. 39, Iss. 12, pg. 164-169, by: Hollis Wayne, "Slicked Up On Melrose Place"
The image of Jolynn Christine Heutmaker was on the covers of these magazines:
  • "Baby Couture" (USA), August 2008
  • "Fit Pregnancy" (USA), Fall 1999
  • "TV Guide" (USA), 29 July 1999
  • "Diet & Exercise" (USA), March 1999
  • "Woman's Own" (USA), July 1997
  • "Tros Kompas" (Netherlands), 1997, Iss. 49
  • "Veronica" (Netherlands), 9 November 1996, Iss. 45
  • "Complete Woman" (USA), August 1996
  • "Seattle Weekly" (USA), June 1996
  • "Fit" (USA), December / January 1996
  • "New Woman" (USA), November 1995
  • "Diet & Exercise" (USA), March 1995
  • "Rolling Stone" (USA), 19 May 1994
  • "Veronica" (Netherlands), 9 January 1993, Iss. 2
  • "Entertainment Weekly" (USA), 21 July 1992
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