In early she appeared in Brooklyn South as "Melissa".
She made her feature film debut in in Hollywood Pictures' comedy Camp Nowhere The next year she appeared on The Dini Petty Showa Canadian talk show, and spoke about her role in "Flipper" and her general acting career. She co-starred in the third installment of the hit "Meet the Parents" franchise Little Fockersas well as the 4D family adventure Spy Kids 4: Three years later her father's career brought the family back to California, then to Del Rio, TX, before finally settling in Southern California when Jessica was nine. In love with the idea of becoming an actress from the age of five, she was 12 before she took her first acting class. Never Been Kissed and Idle Hands