Jill Hennessy is best known for her starring roles on “Law & Order” and “Crossing Jordan”. She was nominated for a People’s Choice Award for her work in “Crossing Jordan” and won a Golden Satellite Award for her work in TNT’s “Nuremberg” with Brian Cox and Alec Baldwin. Jill was also a regular on the HBO series “Luck”, which starred Dustin Hoffman, as well as the international series “Jo” shot in Paris opposite Jean Reno. Jill was recently featured in several episodes of the CBS hit drama “The Good Wife” and appeared in a recurring role on the CBS hit political drama “Madam Secretary” starring Tea Leoni. Jill is starring in the upcoming 10 episode special event series “Shots Fired” on FOX airing March 2017.
As a singer/songwriter, Jill wrote all of the music and lyrics on her debut album, “Ghost In My Head”. She performed on the Lilith Tour with Sarah McLachlan, The Indigo Girls and the Dixie Chicks and was featured on The Indigo Girls’ live album “Staring Down The Brilliant Dream”. Jill also wrote all the music and lyrics on her second album, “I Do”, which was released on October 2nd, 2015. “I Do” is primarily a collection of stories about love and relationships - the beauty and the pain and the sacrifice between any two people in love… be it husband/wife, mother/child or child/parent. At “I Do’s” heart is the ability to find hope and love despite struggle and loss.