Jessica Ryles grew up on a farm in the country of South Australia. It wasn’t until she and her family relocated to Adelaide and she participated in her first drama lesson that she found her passion for acting. Jessica's most notable role was in Dave Wade's award winning short film, 'Welcome To Iron Knob' where she starred alongside Australian actress Linda Cropper. She also starred in the music video, 'Wicked Games' by Parra for Cuva for Spinning' Records. She has been cast in various television commercials for brands such as Fasta Pasta, Shiels Jewellers and Mrs Mac's Bakery. Last year Jessica co-starred in a national television campaign for 'The Tour Down Under' for the South Australian Tourism Commission. She also completed studying screen acting with some of Australia's leading casting agents and professionals at The Australian Film & Television Academy (TAFTA).