Jessica Ann Rothenberg (born May 28, 1987), better known as Jessica Rothe (), is an American actress. She is best known for her role in the MTV comedy series Mary + Jane (2016) and for her lead role as Tree Gelbman in the comedy slasher film Happy Death Day (2017) and its 2019 sequel. She has also appeared in the films La La Land (2016), Forever My Girl (2018) and Valley Girl (2020). In 2020, Rothe began appearing in the Prime Video science fiction drama series Utopia.
In February 2019, Rothe announced that she was engaged to actor Eric Flem.
Rothe was born in Denver, Colorado, the daughter of Susan and Steve Rothenberg. Rothe's father is Jewish. Her grandmother, Colleen Rothenberg, was a theatre actress who belonged to the Congregation Shomrei Torah synagogue in Santa Rosa, California.Rothe took ballet classes when she was age 8. As a youth she attended summer theater camps in Kansas City. Rothe graduated from Boston University in 2009 with a bachelor's degree in Fine Arts, and during that time she learned to play the violin, tap dance, and make pottery.
Movies & TV shows
Utah and his girlfriend are addicted to drugs and live on the streets of rural Ohio. Wood takes Utah under his wing and introduces him to treatment center mogul Vin after he got recruited by body brok...
2 Movies · 1 TV show
Set to a new wave '80s soundtrack, a pair of young lovers from different backgrounds defy their parents and friends to stay together.
A group of young adults who met online are hunted down by a shadowy deep state organization after they come into possession of a cult underground graphic novel.
All My Life
The wedding plans of a couple were thrown off course when the groom was diagnosed with cancer.
Happy Death Day 2U
Collegian Tree Gelbman is stuck in a parallel universe. Her boyfriend Carter is no longer with her, and her friends and fellow students seem to be completely different versions of themselves. When Tre...
Please Stand By
A young woman with special needs runs away from her caregivers in order to deliver her 500-page Star Trek script to a writing competition in Hollywood. Wendy followed the spirit of Mr on an adventure ...
A long-dormant blood feud between two families reignites when Lucas -- a bright, college-bound young man tries to escape a violent rural town but is first forced to avenge his father's death at the ha...
Forever My Girl
A country star returns to his home after a decade away.
Happy Death Day
A college student is trapped in a time warp and reliving the day of her murder, realizing that she needs to identify the killer and the reason for her death before her chances of survival run out.
Tater Tot & Patton
A wayward millennial escapes to a South Dakota ranch, unhinging her Uncle's placid alcoholic life.
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La La Land
Mia, an aspiring actress, serves lattes to movie stars in between auditions and Sebastian, a jazz musician, scrapes by playing cocktail party gigs in dingy bars, but as success mounts they are faced w...
Better Off Single
A comedy that follows a man on a mission of self-discovery that results in hallucinations, flashbacks and fantasies as he attempts to find new love and himself.
The Preppie Connection
A student at a private school uses his connections to start a drug ring.
Anthony Keller, star of his NYC high school basketball team, is riding his way to Cornell on a sports scholarship. But he can only maintain his popular jock facade for so long, as his troubled father ...
Mary + Jane
Jordan and Paige are two twenty-something best friends who run an all-female weed delivery service in Los Angeles. Filled with funny, raw and bizarre adventures, the show explores the uncharted territ...
A family of three young sisters live out their days after a pandemic has consumed most of the known world. One day a stranger suddenly shows up and their world changes in ways they never could have im...
Reese Donahue leads a seemingly ideal life, with a bright future ahead of her. But when she discovers the truth, that her mother left enough money for her to choose her own path, she's faced with a di...
A gay couple living in San Francisco takes in two strangers from Italy to start a new life in America, discovering each other and forming the most unlikely of relationships along the way.
Lily & Kat
Set in New York City, the film follows a naive fashion school graduate named Lily who finds her world turned upside down when her reckless best friend Kat announces she's moving away to London in a ma...
An underground MMA fighter must confront his sister and his past in an adventure through parallel universes
Jack, Jules, Esther, & Me
When Lou's romantic plot to win the heart of his model congress running-mate falls apart, he's forced to improvise.
Bastards of Young
Welcome to adulthood! When two early-30s couples celebrate their last annual Halloween party in New York, they are confronted with sex, lies, and unspoken drama which tests their relationships and fut...
The Last Keepers
This romantic fantasy movie is about two people who are the last survivors of an ancient line of goddess worshipers, who sell art at a shop. When their teenage daughter Rhea falls in love with a poeti...
The Hot Flashes
An unlikely basketball team of unappreciated middle-aged Texas women, all former high school champs, challenge the current high school girls' state champ to raise money for breast cancer prevention. A...
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