Bringing the glamour of the Regency period and some of the biggest sleeves you’ll ever see, Jessica Madsen is promenading into Metro City! Famed as the manipulative, but misunderstood, Cressida Cowper, Jessica has been a fixture in Netflix’s smash-hit Bridgerton since season 1, but has really made her mark in the recently concluded third season. Also known for films such as Leatherface and Rambo: Last Blood, and starring in Need for Speed: Payback, Jessica can’t wait to see all the Bridgerton fans with her erstwhile paramour, Sam “Lord Debling” Phillips!

Come and meet Jessica Madsen at Metro Comic Con – 13th & 14th July, Melbourne 2024.

  • The Friday Night FUNction – Meet Jessica at our Exclusive VIP event for Key to the City Pass Holders *
  • MEET & EAT – Saturday Night Bridgerton Dinner with Jessica and Sam**

* The Key to The City is our VIP Specialty Ticket. PURCHASE HERE

At the Meet & Eat Dinner on Saturday evening 13th July, you’ll be able to have a drink and a meal with Jessica and Sam, and chat with them in relaxed surroundings. Limited to 10 people per guest. ** PURCHASE HERE


Watch this space for more information and stay tuned to our Social Media for updates.


Jessica Madsen

A London native, Jessica Madsen trained at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. She made her television debut the 1960s-set drama Breathless, followed by appearances in the Sky Arts anthology Playhouse Presents, the comedy-drama Babylon, the medical soap opera Holby City, and the period drama Mr Selfridge. She also made her professional stage debut in Swimming at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

Jessica’s profile began to rise with her feature film debut, starring as Clarice in Leatherface, a prequel to Texas Chainsaw Massacre. She went on to play Jenny Cox in the miniseries Tina and Bobby, featured in Rambo: Last Blood and starred in Dark Light and Need for Speed: Payback.

Jessica broke into the worldwide consciousness as the manipulative, but misunderstood, Cressida Cowper in Netflix’s Bridgerton, an adaptation of the Regency romance novels by Julia Quinn, a role she continues to thrive in.

Bridgerton Photo Duo - with Sam and Jessica
VIP Friday Night FUNction (Key to the City pass only)
Meet & Eat - Saturday Night Bridgerton Dinner
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