Jessica Marais

TV Actress

Jessica Marais was born in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa on January 29th, 1985 and is the TV Actress. At the age of 39, Jessica Marais biography, profession, age, height, weight, eye color, hair color, build, measurements, education, career, dating/affair, family, news updates, and networth are available.

Date of Birth
January 29, 1985
United States, South Africa, Australia
Place of Birth
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
39 years old
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Film Actor, Model, Television Actor
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St Hilda's Anglican School for Girls, National Institute of Dramatic Art
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Jessica Marais Career


Marais was attending NIDA when she was cast in the role of Rachel Rafter on the television series Packed to the Rafters. The series became a success and was instantly renewed. In February 2011 it was announced that Marais had left the show, with her final episode airing on 23 August 2011. Marais starred in the series from Season One until Season Four from 2008 to 2012. Marais made cameo appearances in the final episode of season 4 on 20 March 2012 and in the series finale on 2 July 2013. After initially agreeing to reprise the role of Rachel Rafter in Back to the Rafters, which premiered on Amazon Prime Video on 17 September 2021, she pulled out before filming began for personal reasons.

Marais also starred in Rai Fazio's film Two Fists, One Heart with fellow Perth actor Tim Minchin and Daniel Amalm which was released in March 2009. Marais guest-starred in the American series, Legend of the Seeker filmed in Auckland New Zealand, playing the role of the Mord'Sith Denna.

After departing Packed to the Rafters, Marais relocated to Los Angeles to pursue a career in Hollywood. Marais then went to Miami, to film US drama, Magic City. The series lasted two seasons.

After relocating back to Australia, Marais portrayed Australian transgender entertainer and activist Carlotta in a biographic telefilm for ABCTV Australia. Its worldwide premiere was on 19 June 2014. It was the No. 10 show of the night, and nationally won its timeslot with 811,000 viewers. Also in 2014, Marais had the lead role on Channel Nine's Love Child, where she played the character Dr Joan Millar. She has since appeared on all four seasons of this show.

Since 2016, Marais had the lead role in Channel Ten's drama The Wrong Girl. Marais was nominated for the Gold Logie in 2017 and 2018


Inside Home and Away stars Sarah Roberts and James Stewart's 'bruised and wounded' divorce as insider says actor had 'similar issues' with ex Jessica Marais, April 29, 2024
Sarah Roberts announced her divorce from husband of five years James Stewart in an emotional 'tell-all' interview earlier this month - but an insider has revealed there's more to the story. Breaking the news in a shock magazine interview, the Home and Away star, 39, said she and James, 48, just 'grew apart'.  A friend of the actress has allegedly claimed to Now To Love that the pair separated 'bruised and wounded' after 'complex' problems arose.

As they fly out of Perth after Jessica Marais'moves to WA,' Home and Away actor James Stewart faces his daughter Scout, 11, in a rare sighting, March 18, 2024
After an apparent visit to her mother Jessica Marais, home and Away star James Stewart jetted out of Perth on Sunday with his daughter Scout, 11. Jessica, 39, is now living in Perth after escaping from the limelight to shield her mental stability. In a black T-shirt matched with a pair of dark dress shorts, James kept it casual for the flight.

Two years after the Logie Award-winning actress disappeared from the limelight to protect her mental stability, Jessica Marais' uninhibited life in Perth, January 22, 2024
Jessica Marais was robbed out of the spotlight two years ago after it was discovered that she was working at a Clovelly cafe in Sydney. The Packed To The Rafters actress, 38, had a Hollywood resume with a burgeoning television career, but she has now discarded it all for a quiet life in Perth. According to Woman's Day, the actress is taking it easy back home with her family after four years of being concerned with her mental wellbeing.