Jessalyn Gilsig  Canadian Actress

Current Status

Robert Salomon and Jessalyn Gilsig were married for 5 years. They dated for 3 years after getting together in 2002 and married on 22nd Jan 2005. 5 years later they divorced on 8th Sep 2010. They had 1 child.


Jessalyn Gilsig has a daughter named Penelope, age 9.


Jessalyn Gilsig is a 44 year old Canadian Actress. Born Jessalyn Sarah Gilsig on 30th November, 1971 in Montréal, Québec, Canada and educated at Trafalgar, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, she is famous for Terri Schuester in Glee, Boston Public, Nip/Tuck, NYPD Blue, Prison Break, Heroes in a career that spans 1984–present. Her zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Jessalyn Gilsig has been in 6 on-screen matchups, notably with Clive Standen in Vikings (2013), Dominic Purcell in Prison Break (2005), Gabriel Byrne in Vikings (2013), Donal Logue in Vikings (2013) and Mark Hoppus in Haunted (2002).

Jessalyn Gilsig is a member of the following lists: Actresses from Montreal, Jewish Canadian actresses and Canadian child actresses.


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Dating History

Partner Comparison

Jessalyn Gilsig44 SagittariusActress
Robert Salomon45 CapricornFilm/TV Producer


Female26th September, 20069 years old


Evil Men2015AdelaMovie
Vikings: Athelstan's Journal2015SiggyTV Show
Angels and Ornaments2014Corrine StocktonMovie
Somewhere Slow2013Anna ThompsonMovie
Vikings2013Siggy HaraldsonTV Show
Smart Cookies2012Julie SterlingMovie
About Fifty2011JessicaMovie
Harry's Law2011Brianna MarshTV Show
Prenatal Pole Dancing DVD2010MeeghanShort Film
The Stepfather2009Julie KingMovie
Glee2009Terri SchuesterTV Show
The Good Wife2009Janie LudwigTV Show
Glee: Director's Cut Pilot Episode2009Terri SchuesterTV Movie
Prom Night2008Aunt Karen TurnerMovie
The Apostles2008Christine RydellTV Movie
XIII: The Conspiracy2008Kim RowlandTV Show
Imaginary Bitches2008JessalynTV Show
Flood2007Samantha 'Sam' MorrisonMovie
Backyards & Bullets2007EileenTV Movie
Destination: Infestation2007Dr. Carolyn RossTV Movie
Friday Night Lights2006Shelley HayesTV Show
Heroes2006Meredith GordonTV Show
Fathers and Sons2005Dianne (uncredited)TV Movie
Prison Break2005Lisa RixTV Show
Chicks with Sticks2004Paula TaymoreMovie
See This Movie2004Annie NicoleMovie
CSI: NY2004Jordan GatesTV Show
Nip/Tuck2003Gina RussoTV Show
Haunted2002Elise MartinTV Show
Without a Trace2002Whitney RidderTV Show
Boston Public2000Lauren DavisTV Show
A Cooler Climate1999CallieTV Movie
Snoops1999Agent Suzanne ShiversTV Show
Quest for Camelot1998KayleyMovie
The Horse Whisperer1998Lucy, Annie's AssistantMovie
Seven Days1998Carla BoylesTV Show
To Have & to Hold1998PaulaTV Show
The Practice1997A.D.A. Jennifer, ADA JenniferTV Show
The Sentinel1996RJ ShannonTV Show
Viper1996AlyssaTV Show
NYPD Blue1993Detective Kelly RonsonTV Show
Gulliver's Travels1992Folia (voice)TV Show
Young Robin Hood1991Gertrude of GriswaldTV Show
Law & Order1990Angela BurquetteTV Show
The Little Flying Bears1990Tina (1991) (voice)TV Show
Jacknife1989His GirlfriendMovie
The Journey Home1989Short Film
Mascarade1984Short Film
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Posted commentsView all comments (3)

Tracker748Apr 10, 2015

Sorry to see Jessalyn leave Vikings, but great writing about how she saved the children when in fact she left the show to spend more time with her own. Good for her.

Tracker748Apr 18, 2013

A fine actress, I just love her work in Vikings.

aqeelSep 26, 2009


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    Jessalyn Sarah Gilsig (born November 30, 1971) is a Canadian actress known for her roles in the television series Boston Public, as Gina Russo in Nip/Tuck and as Will Schuester's wife/ex-wife, Terri Schuester, in Glee and as Siggy, a series regular o...

    Confirmed Relationships1
    Longest Relationship8 yrs, 8 mths
    Shortest Relationship8 yrs, 8 mths
    Average Relationship Length8 yrs, 8 mths
    First Name Jessalyn
    Middle Name Sarah
    Maiden Name Gilsig
    Full Name at Birth Jessalyn Sarah Gilsig
    Alternative Name Jess
    Age 44 years
    Birthday 30th November, 1971
    Birthplace Montréal, Québec, Canada
    Height 5' 3" (160 cm)
    Weight W
    Build Slim
    Eye Color Blue
    Hair Color Brown - Light
    Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
    Sexuality Straight
    Religion Jewish
    Ethnicity White
    Nationality Canadian
    High School Trafalgar, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    University English, McGill, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, Harvard University's Institute for Advanced Theater Training
    Occupation Text Actress
    Occupation Actress
    Claim to Fame Terri Schuester in Glee, Boston Public, Nip/Tuck, NYPD Blue, Prison Break, Heroes
    Year(s) Active 1984–present
    Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) NOPAC Talent, Paradigm Talent Agency
    Bust (inches) 34
    Cup Size C
    Waist (inches) 22
    Hips (inches) 34
    Clothes Size 5
    Shoe Size 8
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    Father Toby Gilsig
    Mother Clare Gilsig
    Friend Jayma Mays, Matthew Morrison
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