Born and raised in Denver, Colorado, JESSICA ROTHE (Tree) has quickly
established herself as one of Hollywood's most in-demand leading actresses. Rothe recently wrapped production shooting the title role in MGM's musical
adaptation of the 1983 romantic comedy Valley Girl, in which she stars as Julie.
The film is being helmed by Rachel Goldenberg, and stars Josh Whitehouse, Judy
Greer and Mae Whitman.
Rothe will star opposite Alex Roe (The 5th Wave, Rings) in the romantic drama
Forever My Girl, which opens on January 26, 2018. Mickey Liddell and LD
Entertainment produced this feature film, which will be released by Roadside
Most recently, Rothe was seen in a supporting role opposite Emma Stone and Ryan
Gosling in Lionsgate's La La Land, which won six Academy Awards and seven
Golden Globe Awards. Directed by Damien Chazelle, the film opened the 2016
Venice Film Festival, and went on to gross $443 million worldwide. Prior to
that, Rothe starred in MTV's comedy series Mary + Jane from creators Deb Kaplan
and Harry Elfont. Other television credits include ABC's Happy Endings, CBS'
Primetime Emmy Award-nominated series Blue Bloods and the CW's hit show Gossip
Rothe's other film credits include Summertime from director Gabriele Muccino
(Seven Pounds, The Pursuit of Happyness), which premiered at the 2016 Venice
Film Festival; a supporting role alongside Michael Shannon in Bart Freundlich's
Wolves, which premiered at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival; Ben Lewin's Please
Stand By, with Dakota Fanning and Toni Collette; the indie feature Tater Tot &
Patton; and IFC's The Preppie Connection. Also known for her comedic abilities,
she starred in the independent comedy Lily & Kat opposite Hannah Murray and
recurred on the hit web series High Maintenance.
Rothe currently resides in Los Angeles.