Jackie Abbott is a New York City actor & artist, born in Stamford, Connecticut
                 *She once had an Irish stepdance recital on the stage where The Maury Show now films

 

Jackie explored many careers in her childhood, mostly via fingerpainted portraits
                 *Which her parents use to insulate the attic

 

On her FIRST ever AUDITION for a MAJOR role, she BOOKED it!!!
                 *...It was Elizabeth Proctor in her high school production of The Crucible

 

She graduated from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts with her BFA & sense of play intact
                 *During this time, she studied with Olympia Dukakis & worked for Susan Sarandon;
                   there isn't really a joke in there

 

Dubbed a cheeky firecracker by her professors, Jackie is as passionate as she is a goofball
                 *That is not her cat, but those are her eyelashes