Jessica Parker Kennedy is a Canadian actress of film and television.
Born in Calgary, Alberta her first string of screen work began with the television film Santa Baby as Lucy the Elf, a role she reprises in the television film sequel Santa Baby 2: Christmas Maybe. With a repertoire of television credits, Jessica's continuing work ties with series such as V, Undercovers, and Smallville. She made several supporting role appearances in television-made features including Behemoth and Collision Earth. Jessica has also appeared in high-profile movies such as the biographical comedy 50/50, and also had a role in the action film In Time. Jessica is best known for her roles on Smallville and more recently on the supernatural drama The Secret Circle as 'Melissa'. Jessica Parker Kennedy is also a trained singer and splits her time between Vancouver and Los Angeles. She is currently starring as Max on the Starz original series Black Sails.