Jessica Barth

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Jessica Barth
Jessica Barth
Jessica Barth poses for Playboy in 2015
Born July 13, 1978 (1978-07-13) (age 39)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Occupation Actress
Years active 2003–present
Height 1.63 m (5 ft 4 in)
Children 3
Website On nothing but a dream[1]

Jessica Barth is an American stage and film actress, known for portraying Tami-Lynn McCaferty in the Ted film franchise.

Early life[edit]

Barth was born in Philadelphia. After high school, Barth took classes at the Wilma Theater, later attended the La Salle University where she studied communications for two years, and later earned a Bachelor of Arts at West Chester University, where she studied acting theater and creative writing.[1]


Barth built up her résumé while also working at three different restaurants in Los Angeles.[1] She began her acting career with theater plays, with her first television role on The District in 2004 and her first film role in Neo Ned in 2005. Barth earned worldwide recognition with her appearance in Seth MacFarlane's 2012 film Ted as Tami-Lynn, the title character's love interest.[2] She reprised the role in Ted 2 (2015).



Year Title Role Notes
2004 The District Laurel Bettis Episode: "Breath of Life"
2005 The Catch Rachel Movie
One on One Attractive Woman Episode: "Money's Tight and So Are My Abs"
2006 South of Nowhere Nicole Episode: "Rules of Engagement"
2007 How I Met Your Mother Church Girl Episode: "Moving Day"
Days of Our Lives Lindy Elroy Season 1, Episode 10
Family Guy Kate Hudson / Brandee / Sookie Stackhouse (voices) Episodes: "Padre de Familia"
"Play It Again, Brian"
"The Blind Side"
2008 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Justine Stefani Episode: "Leave Out All the Rest"
2010 Cougar Town Sandy / Brandy Episode: "All the Wrong Reasons"
2012 Parks and Recreation Katherine Episode: "Pawnee Commons"


  1. ^ a b c Lai, Jonathan (June 29, 2012). "Jessica Barth dates a stuffed bear, finds her dream in 'Ted'". The Philadelphia Inquirer. 
  2. ^ Lockhart, Michael J. (December 12, 2012). "Femme on Fire: Jessica Barth". Playboy. 

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