Jess Salgueiro is a Canadian actress, known for her roles in The Boys, Workin' Moms, The Expanse, Letterkenny and Orphan Black. Salgueiro is set to appear in a starring role in the Netflix show, Tiny Pretty Things, based on the book of the same name.As well as having a recurring role in season four of The Expanse, she is also set to appear in the Netflix comic book adaptation of Jupiter's Legacy, based on the comic book by Mark Millar and Frank Quitely.Salgueiro was selected as a "rising star" at the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival for her role in Mouthpiece.She starred in the 2019 comedy film Canadian Strain.
Salgueiro was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba and attended Randolph Academy for the Performing Arts in Toronto, Ontario. Her parents are Portuguese Canadians; her father and mother emigrated from Alcanena and Santa Bárbara de Nexe, respectively. She resides in Toronto.
Movies & TV shows
2 Movies · 1 TV show
When the world's first generation of superheroes received their powers in the 1930s, they became the revered elder guard in the present, and their superpowered children struggle to live up to the lege...
A young musician who dreams of making music is namedDarren. She has no time to create because she is broke and juggling multiple part-time jobs. Desperate for cash, she signs up to a sugar daddy paid-...
A car accident in the cold winter night leads two strangers to share a road trip the next day. They remember the snow storms of the past year. Chris is dealing with the loss of his mother as well as f...
2 Movies · 1 TV show
Tiny Pretty Things
When the star student at an elite ballet school is attacked, her replacement enters a world of lies, betrayal and cutthroat competition.
In a near-future where everyone must pass a test to get their Adult License, an unlicensed 28-year-old, forced to live in a dorm, regains his self-worth when he comes to the aid of his younger brother...
Two Deaths of Henry Baker
When the famous outlaw Henry Baker is released from prison after 25 years, old friends and enemies are waiting for him. The son he left behind, entrusted to watch over his ill-gotten riches. A bearded...
3 Movies · 1 TV show
A group of people known as the "The Boys" set out to take down corrupt superheros with no more than a willingness to fight dirty and blue-collar work ethic.
An unidentified man posts a live feed on social media showing that he has kidnapped two strangers and intends to kill one before the day is out. His intention is to hold a capital 'trial' online. As t...
Hannah and Jess meet up at a tiki bar, seeing each other for the first time since Hannah's romantic Mexico trip. Hannah has a lot to say about it, except what really happened.
When cannabis becomes legal in Canada, boutique weed dealer Anne Banting is quickly run out of business by the biggest gangsters in town.
4 Movies · 1 TV show
Mary Goes Round
When a substance abuse counsellor gets arrested for a DUI and returns to her hometown of Niagara Falls, she learns that her estranged father is dying of cancer and wants her to form a bond with her te...
An actor is home. He is trying to solve crimes with a police detective.
Based on a stage play of the same name by Amy Nostbakken and Norah Sadava, the story follows Cassandra as she tries to organize the affairs for her mother’s funeral.
No Sleep 'Til Christmas
Lizzie is a high-end event planner and she sleeps nightly. When a sleep-deprived incident causes her to run into Billy, a low-key bartender who is just as sleepless and frustrated as she is, they disc...
I'll Take Your Dead
William does a simple job: he makes dead bodies disappear. Gloria has become used to rough-looking men dropping off corpses, and she is convinced that some of them are haunting their house.
2 Movies · 4 TV shows
Channel Zero: No-End House
A young woman and her group of friends visit a house of horrors only to find themselves questioning whether it is a tourist attraction or something more sinister.
After getting dropped by her publisher, celebrated novelist Hannah Ryan uses the negative forces in her life to inspire the creation of a pulp crime serial that posts new chapters to subscriber's devi...
The Bold Type
A glimpse into the outrageous lives of Jane, Kat and Sutton, who are working at the nation's top women's magazine, Scarlet, while navigating their careers, identities and individual voices.
The Good Doctor
A young surgeon with Savant syndrome has been hired to work in the surgical unit of a prestigious hospital. Is it possible for a person to save their own life if they can't relate to other people?
When no one else can, Eric Beaumont's crisis negotiator team is brought in to save lives and resolve the most difficult kidnap and ransom cases.
Mary Kills People
Dr. Mary Harris, a single mother and emergency doctor by day, also moonlights as an underground angel of death, helping dying patients slip away on their own terms. Mary's double life is getting compl...
1 Movie · 4 TV shows
The Kim family runs a store. The man is named Mr. They were and Mrs. And Mr. Kim had two children, Jung and Janet, when she moved to Toronto in the 80's. Appa stole money when Jung was 16. Father and ...
The horror anthology series was inspired by online stories.
Letterkenny follows Wayne, a good-ol' country boy in Letterkenny, Ontario trying to protect his way of life on the farm against a world that is constantly evolving around him. There are three groups o...
Matt Shade is a pro hockey player. An investigative powerhouse will be formed.
A Sunday Kind of Love
A struggling writer is in love. He has to decide if his true love is in this world or the next, and if his dreams of success are worth dying for.
1 Movie · 1 TV show
The case of a missing young woman brings a hardened detective and a rogue ship's captain together in a race across the solar system to expose the greatest conspiracy in human history.
A Date with Miss Fortune
When a struggling writer meets a superstitious Portuguese beauty, he has no idea that his life and luck are both about to change. A romantic comedy about cross-cultural relationships.
1 TV show
The story of a doctor is told in a movie. Goodweather is the head of the Center for Disease Control Canary Team. He and his team are called upon to investigate a mysterious viral outbreak that has hal...
1 TV show
A streetwise hustler is pulled into a conspiracy after witnessing the suicide of a girl who looks exactly like him.
This article uses material from the Wikipedia article "Jess_Salgueiro", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.