Jenna Fischer

Emmy-nominated actress Jenna Fischer, known for playing the character of receptionist Pam Beesley in The Office (2005), was born Regina Marie Fischer on March 7, 1974 in Fort Wayne, Indiana. She is the daughter of Anne (Miller), a teacher, and James E. Fischer, a plastic engineer. Her ancestry includes German, Swiss, Scots-Irish, English, and Czech. Raised in St. Louis, Missouri, she studied theater arts at Truman State University. She made her debut as a professional actress in the 1998 film Born Champion (1998).

Fischer wrote and directed the mock-documentary LolliLove (2004), which starred her and her ex-husband, filmmaker James Gunn. The movie had its premier in November 2004 at the St. Louis International Film Festival in November 2004. In 2007, she was nominated as Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for her role of Pam in The Office (2005), losing out to Jaime Pressly in My Name Is Earl (2005).

Known For

Credits

Cast Credits

Splitting Up Together (2018)
Starring as Lena (16 episodes)
The Guest Book (2017)
Guest starring as Dr. Laurie Galiff (2 episodes)
You, Me and the Apocalypse (2015)
Starring as Rhonda McNeil (10 episodes)
The Grinder (2015)
Guest starring as Kelly
  • Episode 1x18: Genesis (Mar 15, 2016)
The Late Late Show with James Corden (2015)
Guest starring as Jenna Fischer (2 episodes)
The Mysteries of Laura (2014)
Guest starring as Jennifer Lambert
Hollywood Game Night (2013)
Guest starring as Jenna Fischer
Drunk History (2013)
Guest starring as Katharine Wright
Comedy Bang! Bang! (2012)
Guest starring as Jenna Fischer
The Talk (2011)
Guest starring as Jenna Fischer
Conan (2010)
Guest starring as Jenna Fischer
Watch What Happens Live (2009)
Guest starring as Jenna Fischer
The Office (2005)
Starring as Pam Beesly (197 episodes)
Cold Case (2003)
Guest starring as Dottie (1943)
The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)
Guest starring as Jenna Fischer
Jimmy Kimmel Live (2003)
Guest starring as Jenna Fischer
The View (1997)
Guest starring as Jenna Fischer
Saturday Night Live (1975)
Guest starring as Jenna Fischer

Crew Credits

The Office (2005)
Show crew as Producer (25 episodes)