Heather McComb

Active - 1989 - 2016  |   Born - Mar 2, 1977 in Barnegat, New Jersey, United States  |   Genres - Drama, Comedy

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Actress Heather McComb began her career as a child, appearing in commercials and making small appearances on TV shows. The roles kept coming throughout the '90s and 2000s, with numerous TV appearances on shows like The X-Files and CSI: Miami, as well as a stint on the 1998 season of the primetime drama Party of Five. In 2003, McComb married actor James van der Beek.

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  • Started acting at the age of 2 in a commercial for Publishers Clearing House.
  • Played the main character in the Francis Ford Coppola-directed segment "Life Without Zoë," from the anthology film New York Stories (1989).
  • In 1996, became the first actress to portray the X-Men character of Jubilee on screen in the telefilm Generation X (1996).
  • Starred in the TV series Profiler (1997-98).
  • Played the role of Maggie, from 1998 to '99, in the TV series Party of Five (1994-2000).
  • Was introduced to her former husband, James Van Der Beek, by her sister, who appeared on an episode of Dawson's Creek.