Jennifer Love Hewitt is an American actress, singer, songwriter, producer, and director. Hewitt began her career as a child actress and singer. joining the cast of the Disney Channel series Kids Incorporated as well as performing as a backup singer. She received her breakthrough role as Sarah Reeves Merrin on the Fox teen drama Party of Five. And rose to fame as a teen star for her role as Julie James in the horror film I Know What You Did Last Summer and its 1998 sequel. and as Amanda Beckett in the teen comedy film Can’t Hardly Wait.