Jessica Brody
Jessica Brody profile
Name: Jessica Brody
Status: Alive
Date of birth: 1975/1976
Nationality: Flag of the United States American
Mother: Lois
Marital status: Widowed
Spouse(s): Ex-husband:
Unknown - 2013:
Nick Brody (d. 2013)
Significant other(s): Lover:
Unknown - 2011, 2012 - present:
Mike Faber
Children: Dana Brody
Chris Brody
Played by: Morena Baccarin
Season(s): 1, 2, 3
First episode: "Pilot"
Last episode: "The Star"

Jessica "Jess" Brody (née Lazaro) is Nick Brody's wife and the mother of their children, Dana and Chris.

While Nick was missing for eight years, she began a relationship with his friend Mike Faber.


Jessica Brody

Jessica at home.

Jess and Brody knew each other from when they were at least sixteen, as learned in "In Memoriam". 

At Brody's return to the 'States, she is seen having an affair with Mike Faber, very much surprised to receive a phone call from her husband, Nick Brody, who went missing in actions eight years earlier and had been presumed dead.

Personal life and relationships

Jess has a strained relationship with her eldest child, Dana.

When Helen Walker remarried, Jessica strongly disapproved because she thought it reflected lost hope, despite her ongoing affair with Mike Faber.


  • Laura Fraser was originally cast to play Jessica. Morena Bacacrin replaced her shortly after the cancellation of the ABC series V.(
  • Jessica often referred to her husband as "Brody" on the show

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Season 5
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