“I've sat by in silence for a long time now about the way women's bodies are constantly scrutinized. And being a size zero doesn't make you beautiful.”Actress and singer Jennifer Love Hewitt was born on February 21, 1979, in Waco, Texas.
To set the record straight, I'm not upset for me, but for all of the girls out there that are struggling with their body image. The daughter of two medical professionals who divorced when their daughter was just 6 months old, Hewitt is one a rare child song-and-dance stars who's managed to navigate the tricky road to adult success as a film and television actress.
"You sort of have these pictures in your mind of what [the baby's going to look like]," she said.
"I'm really excited to see what he or she is going to look like!
Among her friends at school was Jonathan Neville, who later became the talent scout that recommended her for her role in the TV series Party of Five.
Acting Career: Jennifer Love Hewitt's big break came when she landed a role as a child actor on the Disney Channel's Kids Incorporated show.
“They’re good for each other.” This isn’t Jennifer’s first co-star relationship.
She also danced and sang in a video entitled Dance!
Workout With Barbie, which was released by Buena Vista.
Hewitt—who got her first name from her 8-year-old brother Todd, who chose the name Jennifer as an homage to his grade school crush—showed an early passion for music.
She started performing at the age of 3, when she made her debut as a singer at a livestock fair, not far from her childhood hometown of Nolanville, Texas.
In 1992, Hewitt stepped up her profile as a singer—at least overseas—when she released her first album, , co-starring Whoopi Goldberg and Lauryn Hill.