Jennifer Taylor (actress)

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Jennifer Taylor
Jennifer Bini

(1972-04-19) April 19, 1972 (age 47)
ResidenceLos Angeles, California
Other namesJennifer Bini Taylor
Years active1998–present
Paul Taylor (m. 1997)

Jennifer Taylor (née Bini, and sometimes credited as Jennifer Bini Taylor; born April 19, 1972) is an American actress, best known for her role as Chelsea Melini on CBS sitcom Two and a Half Men, and earlier, for three other roles on the show. She appeared in the 1998 erotic thriller Wild Things. One of her earliest roles as a female lead was in a television series in the role of the character Laura in the short-lived television drama Miami Sands.

Early life[edit]

She was born in Hoboken, New Jersey and grew up in Coral Springs, Florida. She was first runner-up in the Miss Florida USA pageants in 1995 and 1996.[1][2]

Personal life[edit]

She lives in Los Angeles with her husband Paul Taylor and their two children. She has a BA in social sciences, and, according to an interview, she grows much of her family's food in her own garden.[3]



Year Title Role Notes
1998 Wild Things Barbara Baxter
1998 The Waterboy Rita
2005 Rumor Has It Jocelyn Richelieu
2012 100,000 Zombie Heads Zuhara
2013 Ashley Stacy Collins
2014 Like a Country Song Mia Reeson
2015 A Date to Die For Rachel Edwards
2015 Street Level Samantha
2016 A Life Lived Jane
2016 Emma's Chance Miranda Bailey
2016 Fair Haven Ruby
2016 Arlo: The Burping Pig Ilana
2018 God's Not Dead: A Light in Darkness Meg Harvey


Year Title Role Notes
1998 Miami Sands Laura TV series
1998 Maximum Bob Gail Tyrone Episode: "Once Bitten..."
2000 Pacific Blue Patti Wolfson Episode: "Disrobed"
2000 Diagnosis: Murder Charmaine DuFour Episode: "Two Birds with One Sloan"
2000 The Disciples Kimiko Television film
2000 Arliss Roberta Takega Episode: "Where There's a Will..."
2000 Yes, Dear Rebecca Episode: "The Good Couple"
2001 Nathan's Choice Julia Television film
2003 Two and a Half Men Suzanne Episode: Pilot
2004 Two and a Half Men Tina Episode: "Last Chance to See Those Tattoos"
2005 Charmed Eve Episode: "Run, Piper, Run"
2006 Las Vegas Judy McKee Episode: "Fidelity, Security, Delivery"
2007 Two and a Half Men Nina Episode: "Our Leather Gear Is in the Guest Room"
2008 Ghost Whisperer Jill Benjamin Episode: "Slam"
2008 Unhitched Sasha Episode: "Woman Marries Horse"
2008–2015 Two and a Half Men Chelsea Recurring role, 36 episodes
2011 Carnal Innocence Susie Television film
2012–2013 Burn Notice Elsa 4 episodes
2013 The Perfect Boyfriend Karen Television film
2013 Zombie Night Karin Television film
2016 Street Level: Behind the Scenes Featurrette Samantha
2015 NCIS Wendy Harris Episode: "The Lost Boys"
2016 Mom Alissa Episode: "Sword Fights and a Dominican Shortstop"
2016 Shameless Anne Seery Episode: "You'll Never Ever Get a Chicken in Your Whole Entire Life"
2016 A Date to Die For Rachel Edwards Television film
2016 Stalked by My Mother Claire Beauregard Television film
2017 Death's Door Kate Corbin Upcoming TV series; episode: "Everybody Breaks"
2018 Family Vanished Carol Television film
2018 The Young and the Restless Rebekah (Rebecca) Barlow Episode: Season 46, Episode 68
2019 In Bed With A Killer Lena Mitchell Television film


  1. ^ Marr, M. (September 2009). "Local Actress Lends Feminine Touch to 'Two and a Half Men'". Miami Herald. Retrieved November 10, 2009.
  2. ^ "Miss Florida USA Faces & Places" Archived 2009-12-15 at the Wayback Machine; accessed October 17, 2009
  3. ^ C. Richmond (October 2009). "Natural Woman: Jennifer Taylor Is Anything But a Typical TV Star" Archived 2010-02-16 at the Wayback Machine. Natural Health magazine. Retrieved November 10, 2009.

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