Jessica Steen is a Canadian actress who is famous for her roles in Armageddon, Earth 2, NCIS, Flashpoint and others. She is also famous for her roles in CBC series, Heartland. A native of Toronto, Canada, Jessica Steen is probably best known in the U.S. for having been a regular on two short-lived TV series: the critically acclaimed Homefront (1991) and the science fiction show Earth 2 (1994). You may also recognize her recent work opposite Michael Richards (Kramer from Seinfeld (1989) in the film Trial and Error (1997). She was additionally the only female regular on the 1987 syndicated show, Captain Power and the Soldiers of the Future (1987), and has appeared as a guest star on a number of other TV series including ER (1994), Touched by an Angel (1994), Murder One (1995), and The Outer Limits (1995-2000). Armageddon 1998 and NCIS 2003-2015 and Heartland 2007-current.
Steen was born in Ontario. Her mother, Joanna Noyes is an actress and her father Jan Steen is an actor and director. When Steen was eight years old, she was casted for her The Sunrunners, a TV series along with her mother. Her first film debut was in 1986 in Young Again. In the next year, she became a regular in Captain Power and Soldiers of Future but, it did not last for more than a year. She was nominated for Gemini Award for her performance in that series.
She took up many Canadian series and American movies. In 1991, she moved to New York City. She took up a role in Loving and became popular among Americans. Her latest movie was in 2005, Left Behind: World at War. She has starred in a few short films too like Transit Lounge, The Ride Home and others. She is currently a part of Heartland since 2007. Apart from these, she is also a skilled fire eater, fire twirler, certified diver, stilt walker and many others. She is an active animal rights supporter and environmentalist.