Jennifer enjoys painting and reading. She also plays the trombone.
Jennifer is allergic to spirit gum, which is a commonly used adhesive for special effects prosthetics.
Jennifer is the executive producer of the movie "Greek Mythology", which was written and directed by her husband, Phil Hwang.
Jennifer's Star Trek: Voyager character of Kes has had an action figure made of her.
Jennifer is 5'3" (1.60m) tall.
Jennifer moved to New York when she was 16 and got a part in the soap opera Another World.
At the age of 13 Jennifer joined the Illinois Theatre Center, while there she performed in "The Tempest" and "Othello".
Jennifer performed multiple characters on Adam Sandler's comedy CD "They're All Gonna Laugh At You!"
Jennifer was one of the producers of the TV series Battle Force: Andromeda.
Jennifer is married to Director Phil Hwang. They have a son name Jonah, born September 5th 2002.
Jennifer's mother, Delores Lin, is a teacher. Jennifer has two siblings, an older brother and sister.
Jennifer Lien: I am a woman, and that plays a part in my performance. But I don't think about my role in a male/female sort of way. I just act.
Jennifer Lien: Star Trek has always been a widely respected television show and I was definitely interested in being part of something of such quality. When I read the pilot script it became obvious to me that Kes is a well-rounded character with a lot of potential.
Jennifer Lien: (on leaving Star Trek: Voyager) They decided not to renew my contract. I didn't ask why I wasn't being renewed. I just said 'okay' and moved on.
Jennifer Lien: My mom is a real inspiration.