Jenna von Oÿ is best known as Six LeMeure, the chatty and spunky sidekick on the family-friendly 1990s TV series Blossom
. Her on-screen career began in commercials (she was featured in a Bill Cosby
Jell-O commercial when she was a kid), and she had a small role in Oliver Stone
's Born on the Fourth of July
(1989, starring Tom Cruise
). Most of Jenna von Oÿ's work has been on television, including appearances in the sitcom The Parkers
, voice work for the animated series Pepper Ann
and guest appearances on TV shows like 7th Heaven
and Chicago Hope.
She also took a break from acting to attend film school at the University of Southern California from 1995-97. She released an album of country music, Breathing Room
, in 2007, and move from Los Angeles to Nashville. In 2015 she published a humorous guide to parenting, Situation Momedy: A First-Time Mom's Guide To Laughing Your Way Through Pregnancy & Year One.
She published a sequel, titled Situation Momedy: A Very Special Episode in Toddlerdom
, in 2017. Jenna von Oÿ was married to computer consultant Brad Bratcher from 2010 until their divorce in 2020. They have two daughters: Gray Bratcher (b. 2012) and Marlowe Bratcher (b. 2014).