Jessica Rowe

Australian Television Presenter
Born Jun 22, 1970

Jessica Rowe is an Australian television news presenter. Rowe attended Sydney Girls High School in Sydney, and completed a Communications degree at Charles Sturt University in Bathurst. During her studies she was a broadcaster with on-campus community radio station 2MCE-FM. In April 2011, Jessica appeared as the Narrator in Side By Side By Sondheim at the Seymour Centre in Sydney.… Read More

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1970 Birth Born on June 22, 1970.


1996 26 Years Old She presented Ten Sydney's flagship Ten News at Five bulletin with Ron Wilson for almost 10 years, from 1996 until the end of 2005.


2004 34 Years Old In 2004, Rowe signed a contract valued at $500,000 to host the Nine Network's Today, which she briefly co-hosted with Karl Stefanovic from late January until early December 2006. … Read More
2005 35 Years Old The case was dismissed on 30 December 2005, allowing Rowe to debut on the show 30 January 2006. … Read More
2006 36 Years Old 1 More Event
Additionally, Rowe was embarrassed on 30 May 2006 by a gaffe in which Australian Brigadier Michael Slater revealed during a live cross that the interview from Dili, East Timor was being stage managed.
2007 37 Years Old 1 More Event
Rowe gave birth to daughter Allegra Penelope Overton on 18 January 2007, four days ahead of the due date. … Read More
2008 38 Years Old 1 More Event
From February 2008, Rowe began a stint as a panelist on a new late night show on Seven's high definition channel (7HD) called The NightCap.
2009 39 Years Old On 9 April 2009, Rowe gave birth to daughter Giselle Charlotte Overton and it was announced by husband Peter Overton on Nine News Sydney on 10 April. … Read More


2010 40 Years Old In late 2010, Rowe was appointed news presenter on Weekend Sunrise, a role she held for almost three years.
2013 43 Years Old 1 More Event
In September 2013, Rowe resigned from the Seven Network.
2015 45 Years Old Rowe was honoured in 2015 Australia Day honours with the Member of the Order of Australia.
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