Jillian Rose Reed is an American actress best known for her starring role as Sadie Saxton in the teen comedy-drama television series Awkward, since 2011.
Born in Hollywood, Florida, Jillian was destined to be an actress. With a yearning for the stage at the tender age of seven, she began performing at a children's theatre, first starring as Charlotte in Charlotte's Web.
By the time she was twelve, Jillian had performed in a total of 27 musicals and plays in her home state of Michigan. Shortly after moving to California to pursue her dreams, she made her television debut guest starring on Nickelodeon's hit series, Zoey 101.
Jillian is most recognised for her scene stealing role on Showtime's hit television series, Weeds, as Shane's dark and rebellious friend, Simone.
Whether she's portraying a troubled Gothic teen or preppy mean girl, Jillian has had unforgettable guest appearances on TV series including The Middle and Community. Proving to be a versatile actress, she enjoys portraying characters apart from her true self.
Jillian currently resides in Burbank, CA where she enjoys reading, hiking, shopping at vintage stores, going out to eat, exploring new places with her friends and teaching herself to play guitar.
Jillian is the older sister of actor Robbie Tucker.