Josie Bissett

D.O.B: Oct 05, 1970 |

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The Seattle native began her career in front of the camera at the age of 12 as a model in print advertisements and television commercials. At 16, she left home and moved to Japan to further her career and at 17 headed to Hollywood to make her mark.

Biography

The Seattle native began her career in front of the camera at the age of 12 as a model in print advertisements and television commercials. At 16, she left home and moved to Japan to further her career and at 17 headed to Hollywood to make her mark. Josie soon landed the role of Cara on The Hogan Family, where she spent two seasons. Within two years of her arrival in Los Angeles, Josie was cast on Melrose Place and quickly became one of televisions most recognizable actors. In recent years, she has had the opportunity to explore many diverse and interesting characters in such projects as the ABC movies The Fire Above and Dare to Love, the FOX telefilm Deadly Vows and the USA cable film Baby Monitor: Sound of Fear. She starred in the ABC Family Channel original film I Do, They Dont, a romantic comedy about two widowed parents whose spontaneous marriage thrusts them into the position of having to blend two families into one. In addition, Josie starred in the Lifetime Television original film The Other Woman, based on the best-selling novel by Joy Fielding and directed by Jason Priestley. She has also made numerous guest-starring appearances including NBCs Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. On the big screen, she made her feature film debut in Oliver Stones The Doors, in which she played the wife of Doors guitarist Robbie Krieger. Her subsequent films include the coming-of-age comedy Book of Love and the psychological thriller Mikey. In addition to acting, Josie has hosted numerous shows. She most recently co-hosted Lifetime Televisions morning talk show, The Balancing Act.