Jennifer Ferrin is an American actress.
Ferrin played the younger version of Vanessa Redgrave’s character Esther in the Hallmark Hall of Fame film The Locket. She guest starred in the 2002 season finale of Dawson’s Creek. Ferrin’s most notable role to date is that of Jennifer Munson Kasnoff Donovan on the daytime soap opera As the World Turns, played from 2003 to 2006. In 2006, she landed a recurring role on the primetime show 3 LBS. Ferrin was one of the four actors starring in the US premiere productions of The 39 Steps, Patrick Barlow’s stage adaptation of the Alfred Hitchcock film, in Boston in 2007 and New York in 2008
Ferrin also played Detective Sam Tyler’s mother in the US version of Life On Mars. In January 2011, she began her role of Dana Faraday on the NBC superhero drama series The Cape. She also had a two episode stint on Royal Pains and was recurring character Molly on The Following. She portrayed Rebecca Mason, the deceased wife of lead character Tom Mason (Noah Wyle), in a dream episode of the TNT science-fiction drama series Falling Skies, on July 21, 2013; Ferrin appeared again on Falling Skies for the series’ fifth-season premiere on June 28, 2015.
She became a series regular in the third season of AMC’s Hell on Wheels.
In Steven Soderbergh’s Mosaic, a murder mystery released in 2017 as an interactive iOS/Android app and then in 2018 as an HBO television drama, Ferrin played Petra Neill, a point-of-view character.