Jackie is an actor/singer/writer/podcaster born as Jaclyn Leigh Seiden in Highland Park, IL. She graduated early Cum Laude from Northwestern University with a Bachelor in Science and a Music Theatre Certificate. After graduating, Jackie moved to New York City and was cast in her dream show, “Hairspray” on Broadway. She was also in the original company of “Good Vibrations” on Broadway, and originated Mary Delgado on the 1st National Tour of “Jersey Boys” along with many other off Broadway productions, tours, regional shows, and worked with greats like Twyla Tharp, Bob Dylan and Jerry Mitchell.
After performing as Pinky Tuscadero in Garry Marshall’s production of Happy Days, she moved out to Los Angeles permanently where she began work on many films and television shows with many more great talents, and performed all over LA as a part of the original For The Record Live company.
In addition to working as an actress and singer, she hosts The Evolution Podclub podcast which can be found on all major platforms such as Apple, iTunes, Spotify and more.
Jackie met her husband Jason Winer (Director/Producer) in 2012 and lives with him and their two beautiful children.