17 November 2013
With Samoan, Scottish and English ancestry, Jackie was born in Christchurch in 1966 and raised in Gisborne. She moved to Wellington in 1984 to study a Bachelor of Arts in History at Victoria University.
Jackie’s diverse career in entertainment has seen her performing in countless stage shows, singing with the likes of Tina Cross, Suzanne Lynch and Dave Dobbyn, and hosting various television shows and documentaries. Currently Jackie is preparing for a starring role in the upcoming production of MAMMA MIA!
Jackie lives in Auckland with her partner and their two boys.