Meaghan Jette Martin (born on February 17, 1992) is an American actress and singer.

She voiced and motion captured the role of Jessica in Until Dawn.

Early Life

Martin was born in Las Vegas, Nevada and has two brothers and one sister. She started modeling at age five.

Martin also appeared in several community theater productions in Las Vegas such as Peter Pan and performed for her Showteam and later made her professional theater debut in a Los Angeles production of 13.

She appeared in several television commercials such as for Cabbage Patch Kids and Barbie. Martin is currently training as an actor in London, England. She will be completing her Masters in Classical Acting in September 2016 at the London Academy of Dramatic Art (LAMDA).


Martin made her acting debut in 2006, with the television pilot Cooking Rocks! It was followed by roles in programs such as Nickelodeon’s Just Jordan and CBS’s Close to Home, as well as a guest stint in the Disney Channel series The Suite Life of Zack & Cody. Martin eventually cast as the lead antagonist Tess Tyler in the Disney Channel original movie, Camp Rock, starring Demi Lovato and the Jonas Brothers. Martin was selected by TV Guide in 2008, as one of the "13 Hottest Young Stars to Watch". She was the online host for the 2008 Disney Channel Games.

Martin voiced the character Naminé in all subsequent releases in Kingdom Hearts series, replacing Brittany Snow, who did not return to the series. Martin starred in the ABC Family sitcom 10 Things I Hate About You as Bianca (originated by Larisa Oleynik in the film version). She also had the role of Megan Kennedy in the independent film Dear Lemon Lima. Martin returned to reprise her role as Tess Tyler in Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam, premiered on September 3, 2010 on Disney Channel. In 2011, Martin played the main character Jo in the television film Mean Girls 2, the sequel of the 2004 film Mean Girls. Martin also played the role of Aubrey in the film Sironia, which was released in 2011.

On June 16, 2011, Martin appeared for one night in Super Summer Theatre's live production of "Annie" at Spring Mountain Ranch in Las Vegas, Nevada in the role of Star-To-Be. Martin is also starring in Wendy (web series) as Wendy alongside Tyler Blackburn. Wendy is a dark twist on 'Peter Pan'. The series premiered on on September 15, 2011. In 2013, Martin appeared in the film adaptation Geography Club as Trish, while she appeared in one episode of MTV's Awkward and the thriller The Good Mother was aired on Lifetime Channel.

Martin voiced the character of Jessica in the PlayStation 4 exclusive Until Dawn. Martin, along with the rest of the cast, received very positive reviews for her/their voice work in the game. The game was nominated for various awards. The game has proved to be popular among audiences and has sold past expectations, with a sequel in the works and a spin-off; Until Dawn: Rush of Blood being released in the future for the PlayStation VR. 



Year Title Role Notes
2009 Dear Lemon Lima Megan Kennedy
2010 Privileged Middle School Girl
2012 Sironia Aubrey
2013 Geography Club Trish
2014 Senior Project Natalia Bell
2014 Time Does Not Pass Girl Short film
2015 Safelight Sharon
2016 Journey Samantha


Year Title Role Notes
2007 Just Jordan Ashley Episode: "Home Alone in the Diner"
2007 Close to Home Candy Episode: "Fall from Grace"
2007 The Suite Life of Zack & Cody Stacey Episode: "Sleepover Suite"
2008 Camp Rock Tess Tyler Television film
2008 Jonas Brothers: Living the Dream Herself Episode: "Hello Hollywood"
2008 House Sarah Episode: "Joy to the World"
2008 Holly and Hal Moose: Our Uplifting Christmas Adventure Easton (voice)
2009–10 10 Things I Hate About You Bianca Stratford Main role, 20 episodes
2010 Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam Tess Tyler Television film
2011 Mean Girls 2 Jo Mitchell Television film
2012 Wedding Band Jenna Episode: "I Love College"
2013 The Good Mother Melanie Television film
2013 The Coppertop Flop Show Herself Episode: "Calum's Splishy Splashy Land"
2013–15 Awkward Julie #2 Recurring role, 12 episodes
2014 Melissa & Joey Jordan 2 episodes
2014 Revenge Elsa Episode: "Meteor"
2015 Jessie Delphina/Kim Episode: "Rossed at Sea, Part 1"


Year Title Role Notes
2011 Wendy Wendy Lead role, 6 episodes

Video games

Year Title Role Notes
2008 Kingdom Hearts Re: Chain of Memories Naminé Voice
2009 Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days Naminé Voice
2010 Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep Naminé Voice
2011 Kingdom Hearts Re:coded Naminé Voice
2013 Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix Naminé Voice (Re: Chain of Memories archive footage) (358/2 Days HD cutscenes archive and new footage)
2014 Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix Naminé Voice (II Final Mix HD cutscene new footage) (Re:coded HD cutscenes archive and new footage)
2015 Until Dawn Jessica "Jess" Riley Voice and motion capture performance


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