In 2004, she was nominated, along with Anthony Clark, for a Young Artist Awards in the category "Most Popular Mom and Pop in a television series" for Yes Dear.
Some people think that she bears a striking resemblance to Heather Langenkamp.
Jean is good friends with actress Jennifer Garner. They've been friends since 1996 when they worked on the TV-Movie Harvest of Fire together.
Jean is 5'4" tall.
She prefers Pepsi rather than Coca Cola.
She likes to eat bread with garlic on it.
She likes to wear red and violet.
She was contacted to begin a new drama series which never aired since it was cancelled immediately.
She likes to go to spas.
She likes to make puzzles.
She is afraid of getting onto a motorcycle and travelling at high speeds.
She is a very emotional person.
She collects stamps.
She likes martial arts.
She is afraid of spiders and heights.
She doesn't know how to cook.
Her IG is 150, far above normal.
She likes to play at blackjack.
She likes to watch football.
She likes to sing when she is alone.
She is allergic to nuts.
At the age of 6 she broke her leg.
She loves to eat muffins.
She wanted to become a doctor.
When she was young she acted in musicals.
She likes wearing Gucci.
She is willing to do drama as well as comedy.
She likes swimming.
She also likes to read drama books.
She likes pasta.
Jean has been married to James Pitaro since May 24, 1997. They have a son named Sean, who was born in the summer of 2003. They also have a daughter named Josey who was born in in April 2006.
She holds a B.A. in English.
She started her career at age 11, playing the title role of Annie at Rhode Island's Theatre by the Sea.
Recently wrapped the Reprise production of Stephen Sondheim's "Company" in Los Angeles.