Catherine Bell is best known for her roles as Sarah MacKenzie on "JAG" and Cassie Nightingale in the "Good Witch" TV movies. She has also appeared on "Army Wives," and in films such as "Bruce Almighty" and "Evan Almighty."
Bell played Sarah MacKenzie on "JAG" from 1996 to 2005, appearing on over 206 episodes of the show. Bell also appeared as different characters in certain episodes of the show, such as Diane Schonke in "Skeleton Crew" and "Death Watch," Jenny Lake in "Ghosts of Christmas Past," and Beverly Tromatore in "Each of Us Angels." Following the conclusion of "JAG," the possibility of a spin-off featuring Bell's character was discussed, though plans never materialized.
Since the finale of "JAG," Bell's most notable role has been Cassie Nightingale in TV movies such as "The Good Witch's Destiny," "The Good Witch's Charm" and "The Good Witch's Gift." She also played the role in "Good Witch," a TV series which began in 2015. She is also well-known for her role as Denise Sherwood on "Army Wives" from 2007 to 2013.
Bell is primarily a television actress, but one of her most famous movie roles is Susan Ortega in "Bruce Almighty," released in 2003. She reprised the role in "Evan Almighty" in 2007, though she was not credited for her appearance.