Jennifer Finnigan is a Canadian actress best known for her Emmy-winning role as Bridget Forrester in the American soap opera The Bold and the Beautiful, from 2000-2004.
She also starred as Maddie in the sitcom Better with You, from 2010-2011; and as attending neurosurgeon Dr. Tina Ridgeway in the medical drama television series Monday Mornings, in 2013.
Born and raised in Montreal, she started acting professionally at the age of 18, taking roles on various television shows on Nickelodeon and Fox Family in Montreal.
Landing the role of Bridget Forrester on The Bold and the Beautiful in 2001 spawned Finnigan's move to Los Angeles. That role earned her the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Younger Actress in a Drama Series for three consecutive years: 2002, 2003 and 2004.
Additional television credits include the CBS drama Close to Home, in which she played Annabeth Chase, a young, aggressive prosecutor with a perfect conviction record.
Prior to that she starred in the NBC comedy Committed and the NBC drama Crossing Jordan.