Oct. 23rd, 1986
Anderson, South Carolina, USA
Jessica Stroup's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2009 - Homecoming
2008 - Prom Night
2007 - The Hills Have Eyes II
2007 - This Christmas
2006 - Pray For Morning
2006 - School for Scoundrels
Guest TV Roles
Jessica Stroup was born October 23rd 1986, in Anderson, South Carolina, USA. At the age of 17, she received a scholarship to attend University of Georgia, but turned it down to pursue acting. At only 17, she moved to Los Angeles and immediately took acting classes and received both modeling and acting offers. Since then, Jessica has starred in several hit horror movies including "Prom Night" and "The Hills Have Eyes II", and is booked herself a lead role in the brand new spin-off "90210" as one of the lead characters, Erin Silver. In her spare time, Jessica enjoys hanging out with friends and family, watching movies, playing volleyball and listening to music.
- Started modeling when she was 15 years old, which sparked an interest in her choice of career.
- Her mother is a former, "Miss North Carolina", and suggested to Jessica that she should take up modeling.
- Her favorite color is purple.
- Was originally going to play Zoe in _I'll Always Know What You Did Last Summer (2006) (V)_ (qv) but dropped out due to scheduling conflicts.
- Best friends with actress 'Brittany Snow' (qv). The two frequently audition together, and both starred in _Prom Night (2008/I)_ (qv).
- As well as starring in horror movies, she is a huge horror movie fan. Some of her favorites include _The Shining (1980)_ (qv), _Poltergeist (1982)_ (qv) and _Pet Sematary (1989)_ (qv).
- Cousins with Matt Fischer.
- Is a natural brunette, despite being blonde in _The Hills Have Eyes II (2007)_ (qv).