Jessica co-wrote and co-starred in two series of SPACED on Channel 4. SPACED was nominated as Best Sitcom and Jessica won the Best Female Comedy Newcomer Award at the British Comedy Awards 2000. The 2nd series was nominated at the 2001 International Emmy Awards.
Jessica was nominated for Best Actress at the 2003 BAFTA Awards for her performance in TOMORROW LA SCALA. Her performance in THE NIGHT HERON at the Royal Court was nominated for Best Performance in a Supporting Role at the 2003 Olivier Awards.
Nominee for 2009 Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Play for THE NORMAN CONQUESTS. Best Female Comedy Newcomer, British Comedy Awards 2000. Best Actress, British Comedy Awards 2001.
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