Born in Hong Kong and raised in Australia, Jacobsen made her debut in American television as the lead role of Kendra Shaw in Razor, the highly successful feature-length installment of the critically acclaimed series Battlestar Galactica.
She was subsequently cast in the crucial role of Maya Robertson in David E. Kelley's Life on Mars pilot by Emmy-winning director Thomas Schlamme (The West Wing).
A charismatic and versatile actress, Jacobsen began her career in Australia, with appearances on the popular sci-fi show Farscape and the comedy series Pizza. She received a TV Week Logie nomination for Most Popular New Talent for her regular role on the long-running hit series Home & Away, which she followed with a major recurring arc on the Australian series Headland.
Jacobsen completed a part in the military thriller The Devil's Tomb, from director Jason Connery, which co-stars Ray Winstone. She was most recently seen on the series Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles as Jesse Flores. In addition to her impressive acting credits, Jacobsen attended Sydney University where she graduated with a double major in philosophy and English literature.
Jacobsen currently resides in Los Angeles.
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