Film and television darling Jessy Schram just wrapped the latest season on the NBC hit series“Chicago Med” as OB-GYN surgeon ‘Dr. Hannah Asher’ and in the Hallmark Channel original movie “Country at Heart,” as struggling singer/songwriter ‘Shayna Cook.’ Schram is a familiar face on the Hallmark Channel with starring roles in a number of movies including “A Royal New Year’s Eve,” “The Birthday Wish,” “Road to Christmas,” and “Harvest Moon.” Equally, she graces the screens of hit drama series on network television, as well as the big screen in acclaimed independent films.
Schram’s television career includes leading series roles in Steven Spielberg’s TNT drama “FallingSkies,” with Noah Wylie and ABC’s “Last Resort.” Other TV credits include “Once Upon a Time,” “Nashville,” “Veronica Mars,” and the award winning AMC drama “Mad Men.”
As a film actress, Schram is continually drawn to the world of independent film. She appeared opposite Lake Bell and Jon Bernthal in “Shot Caller” and also worked alongside Finn Wittrock and Emilie de Ravin in “The Submarine Kid” and with Jeff Garlin, Sarah Silverman and Amy Sedaris in the ensemble comedy “I Want Someone to Eat Cheese With.” Schram had the pleasure of working with the late director Tony Scott, playing Chris Pine’s wife in the action-thriller trainblockbuster, “Unstoppable.”
A singer/songwriter, Schram has shared her passion for music in clubs and concert venues all over the country. This summer, she will be sharing her voice with TV audiences in “Country at Heart,” performing original music for the movie from the James Barker Band. Simultaneously, she’ll be releasing original music, kicking it off with brand new single Do I Dare.